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South Dakota mayor and state lawmaker dies at 75
Three-way race for ND secretary of state features two 'independent' Republicans, one Democrat
New footage appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing
Trump uses 'Pocahontas' as a slur. Here's her sad history.
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For NHL goalies, league's new pad restrictions are a real pain
Bison football team travels to South Dakota this week. Here's a look at NDSU's season so far.
Jimmies, Bulldogs draw in women's soccer
Mahomes tosses 4 TD passes as Chiefs blast Bengals
Vikings QB Cousins keeps fumble streak alive, but this one worked out OK
Commentary: Poll: Cramer leads Heitkamp by 16 points
Commentary: Voting is easy for Native Americans in North Dakota…says Senator Heidi Heitkamp?
Commentary: Let's talk manpower
Some things are worth saving
Commentary: Heitkamp has yet to answer serious questions about campaign ad victimizing sexual assault survivors
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James "Jim" Hastings
Elizabeth L. "Betty" (Jager) Van Steenvoort
Janet Mary Frishman
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
Community calendar of events for Oct. 22, 2018
Staying in contact: Older worker stays in touch with people through the job
Staying bright and helping others: Volunteer says helping the community keeps her active
Calendar for Oct. 20, 2018
Little Free Library founder dies, Wisconsin man believed books could make better neighborhoods
Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
Births for Oct. 18, 2018
Jerry and Pat Sova
June 8, 2018
Pilots for Christ set Fly-In
The J.T. Rice North Dakota Chapter of Pilots for Christ will be holding their 6th annual Fly-In Celebration and Golf Ball Drop at the Maddock Airport on Sunday, June 17. Fly-In begins at 10 a.m. with an all-faiths service at 11 a.m. and a complimentary lunch to follow. Following...
June 8, 2018 - 6:47am
May 21, 2018
Pilot-hungry airlines are raiding flight schools - creating a shortage of instructors to train the next generation
Airlines' insatiable demand for pilots threatens to sabotage flight schools' ability to train new ones. Carriers are raising wages and hoarding...
May 21, 2018 - 3:15pm
February 9, 2018
Their View: The U.S. Air Force's big enemy is its empty cockpits
The following editorial is from Bloomberg View. In late 2016, the Air Force realized it was facing a shortage of about 700 fighter pilots....
February 9, 2018 - 10:16am
November 27, 2016
Pilots at Lufthansa announce further strikes this week
FRANKFURT - German pilots union VC has announced further strikes at Lufthansa for Tuesday and Wednesday this week after fresh talks at the end...
November 27, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 15, 2016
U.S. lawsuit says United denied benefits to pilot on active duty
United Airlines Inc was accused in a U.S. government lawsuit on Monday of wrongly denying employment benefits to a pilot who was called to active duty by the U.S.
August 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
July 25, 2016
Prospective drone pilots expected to seek out ND testing centers soon
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Come Aug. 29, the Federal Aviation Administration testing center at the University of North Dakota is expected to get a little busier.
July 25, 2016 - 7:03am
December 27, 2014
Looming pilot shortage threatens regional airlines
FARGO -- The adage "What goes up must come down," is coming home to roost for commercial aviation. For decades, the industry's consistent story was one of large numbers of pilots competing for very few open jobs. Today, airlines — particularly regional carriers —...
December 27, 2014 - 7:50am
December 15, 2014
Pilots and airport officials oppose Air Force training space
BAKER, Mont. -- Russell Burdick had been interested in aeronautics for years, but it wasn't until he was in his '70s, after his wife had passed away, that he learned to pilot a plane. But after earning his wings, investing in a hangar at the Baker Municipal Airport and building...
December 15, 2014 - 7:10am
March 25, 2014
Friends, pilots mourn loss of airshow flyer ‘Fang’ Maroney
FARGO — Local pilots and Air Guard members mourned the loss of one of their own on Monday, stumped by what could have caused accomplished pilot Jim “Fang” Maroney to fatally crash his plane into a Tennessee mountain. Maroney, a staple in the Fargo AirSho and former commander...
March 25, 2014 - 7:43am
February 27, 2014
Pilot Trend: Networks go nuclear with family comedies
It’s early in the 2014 pilot season, but a new sitcom trend has already started to emerge among broadcast networks, and it’s almost as old as television comedy itself: the nuclear family series. Eight pilots ordered by broadcast networks center around a patriarch and...
February 27, 2014 - 2:00am
November 21, 2010
TSA: Pilots to be exempt from intrusive screening
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pilots are getting a break from going through the stepped-up and intrusive screening of airline passengers that is causing a growing outcry from the public. Just days before the hectic Thanksgiving holiday travel period, Transportation Security Administration...
November 21, 2010 - 8:00pm
May 19, 2010
Student pilots get behind the controls
KIMBALL, S.D. -- Some Kimball students moved from operating a flight simulator in class to getting behind the controls of a small, four-seat...
May 19, 2010 - 7:38am
April 13, 2010
Polish air crash puts spotlight on pilots' duties
NEW YORK (AP) -- Even up against tough weather and tight schedules, pilots are supposed to have the last word on when, where and how to land their aircraft. But aviation veterans, trying to make sense of the fog-shrouded crash that killed Poland's president, say pressures on pilots...
April 13, 2010 - 1:00am
January 21, 2010
N.D. Aviation Hall inducting two pilots
FARGO (AP) -- The North Dakota Aviation Hall of Fame is inducting two pilots. They are Alexander Macdonald, of Fargo, former North Dakota National Guard adjutant general, and Ron Deck, of Hillsboro, a pioneer of GPS satellite guidance for crop sprayers. Macdonald and Deck will...
January 21, 2010 - 8:04am
November 27, 2009
FAA transcripts show efforts to reach Flight 188
By JOSHUA FREED The Associated Press Air traffic controllers asked the Northwest Airlines pilots who overflew Minneapolis repeatedly about what had happened on the plane, according to transcripts released Friday by the Federal Aviation Administration. The Oct. 21 flight...
November 27, 2009 - 2:30pm