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April 24, 2017
Williston baseball team forfeits first 8 games
WILLISTON, N.D. - The high school baseball team here has forfeited its first eight games of the 2017 season, according to a statement from Williston...
April 24, 2017 - 10:14am
April 13, 2017
Williston nonprofit announces halt to paddlefish cleaning service as caviar sales dry up
WILLISTON, N.D.—After a dismal paddlefish roe sales in the past year, North Star Caviar of Williston announced this week that its fish cleaning plant will halt operation this year — a first in its 25-year operation. "We're super disappointed that we can't continue to offer...
April 13, 2017 - 4:04pm
April 11, 2017
Williston stays in house in picking new police chief
WILLISTON, N.D.—Capt. David Peterson will replace James Lokken as chief of the Williston Police Department, effective April 20, when Lokken...
April 11, 2017 - 9:46pm
April 5, 2017
Man 'mad at the mess' in his garage faces arson charge
WILLISTON, N.D. — A Williston man accused of arson in connection with a fire that caused heavy damage to his home started the blaze with...
April 5, 2017 - 2:52pm
March 21, 2017
Northwest ND county clarifies crew camp ordinance
WILLISTON, N.D.—Notices will be going out next week from Williams County in the far northwest part of North Dakota telling crew camp operators who don't comply with county ordinances that they have 90 days to return their properties to compliance or cease operation and return...
March 21, 2017 - 9:56pm
March 14, 2017
Prosecutor fears for witnesses if ND murder trial delayed
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Prosecutors plan to oppose a request to delay the trial of a man accused of a May double slaying, implying that there could...
March 14, 2017 - 6:39pm
March 8, 2017
Police say 4-year-old ND boy ingested meth; mother charged
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A Williston woman is facing child endangerment charges after police say her young son showed signs of having ingested methamphetamine.Cammi...
March 8, 2017 - 4:02pm
March 6, 2017
Late-season storm slams northern ND; tornado watch in Minnesota
WILLISTON, N.D.—Strong winds and a fresh coat of white in northern North Dakota brought a sharp reminder on Monday that winter is not yet...
March 6, 2017 - 7:02pm
January 12, 2017
Man accused in murder outside motorcycle club has new lawyer, hearing delayed
MINOT, N.D.—A hearing for an accused murderer was rescheduled Wednesday to Feb. 15 to give his new lawyer more time to research the case. Johnny Cleveland Norwood, 26, Minot, is charged with murder in the death of Roger Falana, 30, on Nov. 29, 2015. His lawyer, Misty Nehring...
January 12, 2017 - 7:53am
Williston OKs new plan to turn old crew camp into hotel facility
WILLISTON, N.D.—Target Logistics and Lodging Solutions will be trying on a new hat following the city commission's unanimous decision to...
January 12, 2017 - 7:32am
January 8, 2017
Travel alert issued for western ND Sunday
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a travel alert for western North Dakota due to blowing and drifting snow creating reduced visibility. Cities included in the travel alert are Dickinson, Williston, and surrounding areas....
January 8, 2017 - 2:21pm
December 27, 2016
Charges: Williston man tried to sell stolen times
WILLISTON, N.D.—A Williston man was released on $5,000 bond Friday after being charged with 10 counts of theft from numerous garages and storage units and trying to sell the some of the items on Facebook. Some of the items recovered from his home were firearms. Jeremiah Martin...
December 27, 2016 - 9:29am
December 23, 2016
Woman charged with DUI after crash
A police officer escaped injury early Thursday morning as a drunk driver crashed into the squad car in Williston, N.D., according to North Dakota Highway Patrol.An on-duty officer with the Williston Police Department was conducting a routine pedestrian stop on the south side of 42nd...
December 23, 2016 - 7:09am
December 14, 2016
Nonprofits helping to fill mental health services gap in northwest ND
WILLISTON, N.D.—Nonprofits seem to be responding to a deficit of mental health services in the northwest North Dakota region by offering a range of options, including walk-in hours and counseling for even the youngest of clients. Summit Counseling Services opened its doors...
December 14, 2016 - 7:35am
December 2, 2016
Williston looking to regulate cell towers with balance between tech needs, aesthetics
WILLISTON, N.D. — City leaders are preparing to draft a new ordinance to regulate the installation of towers and poles in Williston by internet and cell phone providers. A series of meetings Wednesday, Nov. 30, included input from local technology companies, business owners...
December 2, 2016 - 6:40am