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Severe Weather Announcements (3)
April 26, 2017
Road construction season begins
Road construction season is underway and the North Dakota Department of Transportation said about 200 projects are planned throughout the state in addition to multi-year projects. Motorists should slow down in construction areas and minimize distractions, the North Dakota Highway...
9 hours 8 min ago
March 7, 2017
Patrol: Winds cause high-profile vehicles to tip over
Strong winds are expected across the state today, and the North Dakota Highway Patrol is urging motorists to travel with caution. High-profile, long-load type and permitted overdimensional vehicles have restricted travel, the patrol said. North Dakota law restricts movement for these...
March 7, 2017 - 3:16pm
November 30, 2016
Interstate 94 reopens between Mandan, Dickinson
Interstate 94 is now open between Mandan and Dickinson, and a no-travel advisory was lifted this morning by the North Dakota Department of Transportation. A travel alert is now in effect for the Bismarck, Mandan, Williston, Dickinson, Minot, Valley City and surrounding areas. Areas...
November 30, 2016 - 8:43am
Getting rid of 'accidents'
FARGO-- "There's been an accident." It's a phrase that provokes fear, anxiety and heartbreak, all at once. And it's one that safety officials in North Dakota and Minnesota would rather not hear at all, not only because of its implications, but also because it isn't accurate, they...
May 30, 2016 - 7:11am
May 4, 2015
Highway patrolman resigns amid controversy on traffic citation policy
BISMARCK — Amid controversy on ticket quotas, Jeremie Meisel tendered his resignation April 13 to the North Dakota Highway Patrol after nearly a decade wearing the badge. Meisel worked traffic enforcement, and, for the past few years, also as a handler for a drug-detecting canine...
May 4, 2015 - 6:56am
August 14, 2014
Missouri Highway Patrol will take over policing in Ferguson
FERGUSON, Mo./EDGARTOWN, Mass. - The Missouri State Highway Patrol will take over security in Ferguson after local police were criticized for militarized tactics during four days of protests over the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teenager, the governor said on...
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August 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
December 20, 2011
ND Highway Patrol launches 'Trooper on a Bus'
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota Highway Patrol is launching an initiative to increase safety for people who ride school buses. The "Trooper on a Bus" program is aimed at boosting the enforcement of traffic laws on local bus routes and increasing public awareness about the...
December 20, 2011 - 11:19am
September 17, 2011
ND K-9 units put their noses to work in exercises
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota Highway Patrol is performing annual K-9 training for troopers and their drug-sniffing dogs. The patrol has eight K-9 units across the state, and plans to add one more team in western North Dakota in the next year. The dogs need to be recertified...
September 17, 2011 - 9:47am
August 29, 2011
Patrol plans alcohol saturation patrols in Bismarck-Mandan area this weekend
The North Dakota Highway Patrol will conduct alcohol saturation patrols in the Bismarck-Mandan area during the weekend of Sept. 2-3. This is an effort to deter drunk driving by increasing enforcement levels and raising public awareness concerning the dangers associated with drinking...
August 29, 2011 - 4:17pm
August 24, 2011
Sova takes home top awards in inspections
It's easy to find John Sova, trooper with the North Dakota Highway Patrol in Jamestown. Most days he's at one of the rest stops outside of Jamestown...
August 24, 2011 - 6:46am
July 19, 2011
NDHP conducts checkpoint
The Southeast Region of the North Dakota Highway Patrol conducted a checkpoint and saturation patrol in Stutsman and McIntosh counties on July 15-16. Several troopers took part in the saturation. The main purpose of the patrol saturation was to deter, detect and arrest alcohol impaired...
July 19, 2011 - 7:06am
July 14, 2011
HP to conduct checkpoint
The North Dakota Highway Patrol, Southeast Region, will coduct a check point in McIntosh County on Friday and a saturation patrol at an undisclosed location in McIntosh, Logan, and Stutsman counties Friday and Saturday. North Dakota continues to experience losses of life due to...
July 14, 2011 - 7:22am
June 16, 2011
ND Highway Patrol trooper hit, injured
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A North Dakota Highway Patrol trooper was treated at a hospital after his car was hit by a suspected drunken driver. The agency says Trooper Luke Hendrickson was stopped for a red light at a Cass County intersection about 6 p.m. Wednesday when he was rear-ended...
June 16, 2011 - 9:25am
State trooper injured in crash
A trooper for the North Dakota Highway Patrol was struck by a drunk driver, the patrol said in a press release Wednesday. Trooper Luke Hendrickson was on routine patrol at the junction of Cass County road 17 and 40th Avenue South just before 6 p.m. Wednesday, the patrol said. Hendrickson...
June 16, 2011 - 7:07am
December 5, 2010
N.D. patrol car hit by suspected drunken driver
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- An officer with the North Dakota Highway Patrol escaped serious injury when his car was rear-ended on Interstate 94 by a suspected drunken driver. A release from the patrol says Sgt. Troy Hischer was treated at a Fargo hospital after the Saturday evening crash...
December 5, 2010 - 6:00pm