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Community calendar of events for Nov. 17, 2018
Salvation Army kicks off Kettle Campaign
Community Thanksgiving Dinner set
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November 7, 2018
Watford City accountant found guilty of wire fraud, cleared on other charges
BISMARCK -- Jurors on Wednesday, Nov. 7, found a Watford City accountant guilty of wire fraud but not guilty of three other charges. The 12-person...
November 7, 2018 - 7:12pm
October 30, 2018
Trooper's name released after he was struck directing traffic for cattle in western North Dakota
WATFORD CITY, N.D. - A North Dakota Highway Patrol trooper was struck by a vehicle outside his squad car while assisting McKenzie County deputies...
October 30, 2018 - 9:44am
August 20, 2018
Company hires investigator to determine cause of North Dakota oil tank explosion, fire
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Whiting Petroleum has hired a third-party investigator to help determine what caused oil tanks to catch fire Saturday at...
August 20, 2018 - 5:35pm
July 25, 2018
Hoeven urges study of weather radar coverage after Watford City tornado
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—Sen. John Hoeven pressed Wednesday for the National Weather Service to study gaps in weather radar coverage for western...
July 25, 2018 - 6:32pm
July 16, 2018
Karate instructor starts fundraiser to help family who lost everything in Watford City tornado
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—A mother, father and their three children lost their home and all of their belongings to a tornado in Watford City,...
July 16, 2018 - 5:58pm
Weather radar coverage for western ND questioned after tornado
BISMARCK—Hours after a devastating tornado ripped through Watford City, McKenzie County's emergency manager began pushing for better weather...
July 16, 2018 - 6:00am
July 15, 2018
Deadly tornado prompts call for improving RV park safety standards
BISMARCK—In the aftermath of a deadly tornado that struck in the heart of North Dakota's oil patch, state and local officials are calling...
July 15, 2018 - 6:00am
July 12, 2018
Days after opening, Watford City hospital treats tornado victims
BISMARCK -- When disaster struck, the hospital in Watford City was ready. On July 1, McKenzie County Healthcare Systems opened its $76.3 million facility, equipped with 24 inpatient rooms and nine rooms in the emergency department — about two and a half times the size of the old...
July 12, 2018 - 6:32pm
July 11, 2018
Watford City starts cleanup after deadly tornado
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — On Wednesday, July 11, more than 24 hours after a deadly EF-2 tornado touched down in Watford City, work was already...
July 11, 2018 - 7:13pm
Thousands raised online for infant killed in western ND tornado
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—Almost $18,000 has been raised for a one-week-old infant who died in the EF-2 tornado that hit the western North Dakota...
July 11, 2018 - 2:39pm
After tornado, helping hands reach out fast in Watford City
WATFORD CITY — Less than 12 hours after a tornado struck Watford City, an American Red Cross emergency shelter was running out of space...
July 11, 2018 - 9:08am
July 10, 2018
One-week-old baby dies from injuries in devastating ND RV park tornado
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — A 1-week-old baby died Tuesday, July 10, after a tornado ripped through a Watford City RV park, injuring more than two...
July 10, 2018 - 8:56pm
July 9, 2018
Cops: Dog dispute led to brutal assault in Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A 28-year-old man was ordered held on $100,000 bond Monday after police say he attacked another man who was also walking...
July 9, 2018 - 9:36pm
July 7, 2018
Williston man dies in motorcycle crash near Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—A Williston, N.D., man died Saturday, July 7, when the motorcycle he was riding failed to navigate a curve on a county road and the bike crashed, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. According to the Highway Patrol report on the crash: The incident...
July 7, 2018 - 8:24pm
Watford City's first oil and gas expo nearly sold out
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—There's not just one potential game-changing strategy in the Bakken, there are several, and they will be talked about in depth at Watford City's first oil and gas show in its new Rough Rider Center, which is nearly sold-out, according to event organizers....
July 7, 2018 - 2:06pm