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As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
Tactics changing with juvenile offenders in ND - less punishment, more counseling
Cramer, Heitkamp point to ND issues in high-profile votes
Solo grad: Graham graduates as lone member of Class of ‘18 at Fordville-Lankin Public School
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
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Rose's steady play overwhelms field in win at Colonial
Twins trade Hughes for Padres minor-league catcher
Flustered defending champ Ostapenko falls at first French Open hurdle
Mystics remain undefeated with win over Lynx
E-K's Huber claims three state titles
Commentary: Road to recovery
Commentary: Human decency should trump politics
What We Think: Bravo to graduates
What We Think: Kourajian’s service touched many
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
ND farmer etches grandson's proposal in field
Workshop for museums, sites here
Honoring the fallen: Memorial Day programs planned around the region
Community calendar of events for May 25, 2018
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Earnest and Jolleen (Burleson) Weick
Marriage Licenses for May 18, 2018
Births for May 18, 2018
January 12, 2018
Federal safety board releases final cause, recommendations after fiery ND oil train derailment in 2015
HEIMDAL, N.D.—The National Transportation Safety Board has released its final accident report and safety recommendations nearly three years...
January 12, 2018 - 2:35pm
October 24, 2017
Canadian Pacific railroad’s upgrades allow faster speeds in ND
MINOT, N.D. – As a result of infrastructure upgrades on the rail corridor adjacent to U.S. Highway 52 in North Dakota , the maximum regulated track speed will go from 49 to 60 mph. The change, which covers most of the corridor from Drake in north-central North Dakota to the Canadian...
October 24, 2017 - 9:12pm
September 20, 2017
BNSF cars, engines derail upright west of Jamestown
There were no injuries when four Burlington Northern Santa Fe rail cars and two locomotives derailed upright on industry track about 5 miles...
September 20, 2017 - 5:22pm
May 30, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Of railroads, newspapers and education
The circumstances facing higher education these days remind me strongly of the situation facing newspapers a couple of decades ago. Industry...
May 30, 2017 - 8:09am
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
January 14, 2017
Severe winter weather creates challenges for railway
MINOT, N.D.—Severe winter weather creates challenges for train traffic and BNSF says it has put plans in place to remedy and prevent stoppages...
January 14, 2017 - 9:17am
August 11, 2015
First state rail safety program inspector hired
BISMARCK—A manager for the railroad involved in two fiery oil train derailments in North Dakota during the past two years has been hired as the first track inspector for a new state-run rail safety program. Karl Carson will go to work for the state Public Service Commission...
August 11, 2015 - 6:43am
August 8, 2015
Small number of U.S. railroads meet safety deadline
WASHINGTON—Only a small number of U.S. railroads will meet the Dec.
August 8, 2015 - 6:59am
Rail regulators must phase out unsafe oil tank cars
LONDON - Most crude oil being transported by rail in the United States and
January 8, 2014 - 10:00am
January 6, 2014
Senator Schumer seeks to turn up heat on railcar safety
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON - U.S.
January 6, 2014 - 10:00pm
January 4, 2014
Emergency plan; Officials have general one for incidents like Casselton train derailment
Jamestown Fire Chief Jim Ruether, along with Stutsman County Emergency Manager Jerry Bergquist and Jamestown Chief of Police Scott Edinger, said...
January 4, 2014 - 7:26am
March 26, 2012
Railroads have mutual benefit
Record crude oil production in western North Dakota over the past 18 months quickly overwhelmed the capacity of existing pipelines. The growing supply of crude needed a means to get to refineries in the South and West. But permitting and constructing pipelines, an efficient way to...
March 26, 2012 - 6:45am