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  • Water Levels Rise Near Rice Lake

    Water Levels Rise Near Rice Lake

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:42:16 GMT
    While some may be thrilled with warmer temperatures, for the residents that live at Rice Lake, that warm up is scary. Sarahbeth Ackerman tells us why tonight.
    While some may be thrilled with warmer temperatures, for the residents that live at Rice Lake, that warm up is scary.
  • Clean-Up Day Approaches

    Clean-Up Day Approaches

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:22 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:22:27 GMT
    The annual Clean-Up Williston Day is quickly approaching. Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 3 at 8:30 a.m. at the Aafedt stadium parking lot. Chairman of the event, Dan Manjack is expecting another
    The annual Clean-Up Williston Day is quickly approaching.
  • Judge Strikes Down Energy Law

    Judge Strikes Down Energy Law

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:56:24 GMT
    A federal judge ordered against restrictions made by Minnesota's Next Generation Energy Act. The judge found the act unconstitutional because it violates the Commerce Clause in Minnesota's attempt to regulate
    North Dakota utilities scored a win today, according to Attorney General Wayne Stehenjem.
  • Restaurants Offer Healthier Options For A Lenten Tradition

    Restaurants Offer Healthier Options For A Lenten Tradition

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:44:05 GMT
    Good Friday means lots of people looking for a fish dish at lunch or dinner. However, before you head over to the closest fast food restaurant, we have some tips on how to make your meal a little healthier.  Some
    Good Friday means lots of people looking for a fish dish at lunch or dinner, but we have some tips for a healthier meal.
  • Senators React To Keystone Delay

    Senators React To Keystone Delay

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:18:43 GMT
    The Obama administration has extended the comment period on the Keystone Pipeline project, and delayed a final decision. The U.S. State Department finished their final environmental impact study on the
    The Obama administration has extended the comment period on the Keystone Pipeline project, and delayed a final decision.
  • Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Chop Magic

    Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Chop Magic

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:31:57 GMT
    Cutting vegetables usually takes a lot of time and patience. And, if you're like me, you probably end up cutting you finger when you're in a hurry. Well, there may be an easier and faster way to slice
    Cutting vegetables usually takes a lot of time and patience. And, if you're like me, you probably end up cutting you finger when you're in a hurry.
  • Health Department Issues Emergency Order

    Health Department Issues Emergency Order

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:25:59 GMT
    When handling radioactive material it's important to follow proper protocol for health and safety reasons. The North Dakota Department of Health has issued it's first emergency order in five years against
    The North Dakota Department of Health has issued it's first emergency order in five years against Dyad Environmental's facility in Killdeer.
  • Bismarck Woman Competes For Miss Indian World

    Bismarck Woman Competes For Miss Indian World

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:18:58 GMT
    A Bismarck woman is representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe at the Gathering of Nations Powwow. Danielle Finn will compete for the title of Miss Indian World.Danielle Finn is going for the title of
    A Bismarck woman is representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe at the Gathering of Nations Powwow.
  • Police Arrest Disorderly Men

    Police Arrest Disorderly Men

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:17:03 GMT
    Early Friday morning, Minot Police responded to Sports on Tap for a report of a disorderly subject. Once officers arrived on the scene, two males identified as John and Luke Walton, both 24 and of Minot, refused
    Early Friday morning, Minot Police responded to Sports on Tap for a report of a disorderly subject.
  • Police Arrest Two In Bar Parking Lot

    Police Arrest Two In Bar Parking Lot

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:14:49 GMT
    Early this morning, Minot police responded to a call that led to an assault on an officer.Law enforcement was on scene at Sports on Tap last night, when John and Luke Walton, both 24, refused to go home.
    Early this morning, Minot police responded to a call that led to an assault on an officer.
  • National Park Waives Fee for Easter Holiday

    National Park Waives Fee for Easter Holiday

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:06:16 GMT
    National Parks week starts tomorrow, and Theodore Roosevelt National Park wants North Dakotan's to enjoy the war weather with free admission. There will be no fee to get into the park tomorrow and Easter
    National Parks week starts tomorrow, and Theodore Roosevelt National Park wants North Dakotan's to enjoy the war weather with free admission.
  • Fatal Accident In Stanley

    Fatal Accident In Stanley

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:57:57 GMT
    One man is dead after an accident near Stanley yesterday. Police have not released the name of the man, but reported he was waiting to turn onto Highway 8 when he was rear-ended. The man was not wearing
    One man is dead after an accident near Stanley yesterday.
  • Globetrotters Hit Magic City

    Globetrotters Hit Magic City

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:59:52 GMT
    A show-case of basketball skills and family entertainment is hitting the Magic City tonight.  The Harlem Globetrotters are making a stop in Minot as part of their "Fans Rule" World Tour.  The team has
    The Harlem Globetrotters are making a stop in Minot as part of their "Fans Rule" World Tour.
  • State Receives Grant For Specialty Crops

    State Receives Grant For Specialty Crops

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:56:15 GMT
    North Dakota will be receiving 3.1 million dollars from the Department of Agriculture for specialty crops. That's more than a 600 percent increase from last year's funding. Thanks to the recently passed
    North Dakota will be receiving 3.1 million dollars from the Department of Agriculture for specialty crops. That's more than a 600 percent increase from last year's funding. Thanks to the recently passed
  • The Story Of Books On Broadway

    The Story Of Books On Broadway

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:40:23 GMT
    Books on Broadway has been a staple of Williston for a long time. They have a lot of books with different kinds of stories for people to read. Like those books, there is a story behind the store. When
    They have a lot of books with different kinds of stories for people to read. Like those books, there is a story behind the store.
  • Bullock Announces Oil Aid

    Bullock Announces Oil Aid

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:09:58 GMT
    Today, Montana Governor, Steve Bullock, stopped by Culbertson to announce a $45 million aid package for Eastern Montana communities impacted by oil development in the Bakken area. Governor Bullock says
    Montana Governor, Steve Bullock, stopped by Culbertson to announce a $45 million aid package for Eastern Montana communities impacted by oil development in the Bakken area.
  • Family Focus: Child Development

    Family Focus: Child Development

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:48:55 GMT
    In this week's Family Focus we take a look at how to know if your child's development is on track.Haleigh Rosa has the story tonight.
    How do you know your child's development is on track.
  • Minot Continues City Manager Search

    Minot Continues City Manager Search

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:16:20 GMT
    The search for the new Minot city manager continues. Representatives from the Prothman Company were in Minot the past two days interviewing the Mayor, members of the city council and other departments
    The search for the new Minot city manager continues.
  • Jury Finds Steen Guilty

    Jury Finds Steen Guilty

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:08:04 GMT
    A man has been found guilty in connection to a murder in Williston in 2013. A jury found Issac Steen guilty of withholding information, which hindered the investigation into the death of Jack Sjol of Williston
    A man has been found guilty in connection to a murder in Williston in 2013.
  • Chateau Construction Begins

    Chateau Construction Begins

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:03:10 GMT
    In December, an apartment complex under construction in Minot went up in flames, destroying everything. But, the Chateau is finally coming back to life in Southwest Minot. Construction on the new apartment
    In December, an apartment complex under construction in Minot went up in flames, destroying everything. But, the Chateau is finally coming back to life in Southwest Minot.
  • Minot Man Wins Travel Award

    Minot Man Wins Travel Award

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:01:25 GMT
    The winner of the Governor's Award for Travel and Tourism was announced Wednesday in Fargo. While some may been traveling home empty-handed, one Minot man is coming home with an award. Sarahbeth Ackerman
    The winner of the Governor's Award for Travel and Tourism was announced Wednesday in Fargo.
  • Young Professionals Learn More About Oil Boom

    Young Professionals Learn More About Oil Boom

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:59:36 GMT
    Bridging the gap between the young and old generations in the energy sector was the focus of the Young Professionals this afternoon. The group held the first-ever lunch and learn series in the Magic City. Every month,
    Bridging the gap between the young and old generations in the energy sector was the focus of the Young Professionals this afternoon.
  • Visit Minot Holds Annual Meeting

    Visit Minot Holds Annual Meeting

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:49:51 GMT
    More and more people are visiting Minot. Whether it's coming to check out special events or hitting the shops, there is plenty to do. Because the city is working so hard to attract people to the community,
    Visit Minot held their annual meeting on Thursday to review what they've done to attract people in the past, and what they need to do to prepare for the future.
  • Economic Growth Provides Tax Relief

    Economic Growth Provides Tax Relief

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:42:52 GMT
    This is a good time to be living in North Dakota.The Federal Bureau of Economic Analysis' report on 2013 shows North Dakota's rate of personal growth is three times the national average. And North Dakota's
    The Federal Bureau of Economic Analysis' report on 2013 shows North Dakota's rate of personal growth is three times the national average.
  • County Reminds Voters To Update Addresses

    County Reminds Voters To Update Addresses

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:48 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:48:40 GMT
    The Burleigh County auditor, Kevin Glatt, announced that residents wanting to vote in the upcoming election will need to update their address by May 10 if they have moved since they last voted. New residents
    The Burleigh County auditor reminds residents of the requirements before voting this election.
  • Loan Forgiveness Available For STEM Students

    Loan Forgiveness Available For STEM Students

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:38:19 GMT
    The North Dakota University System is helping STEM graduates pay off their debt. Having started this program in 2002, NDUS is offering loan forgiveness to college grads who've been working in science,
    The North Dakota University System is helping STEM graduates pay off their debt.
  • On The Farm: Oil Boom Creates Farming Challenges

    On The Farm: Oil Boom Creates Farming Challenges

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:16:59 GMT
    The oil boom has created tremendous benefits for North Dakota. But it's also created challenges for other industries.A lack of rail service has created huge backlogs for farmers and commodity elevators
    A lack of rail service has created huge backlogs for farmers and commodity elevators trying to get their products to market. A majority of the trains are being used to transport oil.
  • FEMA Repealing Flood Insurance Rate Hikes

    FEMA Repealing Flood Insurance Rate Hikes

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:08:52 GMT
    FEMA is repealing certain rate hikes as part of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014. In a statement today, North Dakota Representative Kevin Cramer said, "This is welcome news and
    FEMA is repealing certain rate hikes as part of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014.
  • Monsignor Shea's Good Friday Sermon will be Available Online

    Monsignor Shea's Good Friday Sermon will be Available Online

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-04-17 00:18:38 GMT
    A University of Mary's priest will be sharing a special Good Friday sermon.  Monsignor James Shea will be presenting at the Tre Ore service at St. Patrick's Cathedral church in New York City.The service
    Monsignor James Shea's Good Friday sermon will be available online.
  • Energy Leaders Discuss Carbon Rules

    Energy Leaders Discuss Carbon Rules

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:23:56 GMT
    Energy leaders from N and S Daktoa will be meeting in Bismarck tomorrow to disucss the EPA CO2 rules.
    Energy leaders from N and S Daktoa will be meeting in Bismarck tomorrow to disucss the EPA CO2 rules.
  • Judge Overturns Six-Week Abortion Ban

    Judge Overturns Six-Week Abortion Ban

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:20:43 GMT
    One of the most talked about issues to come out of the last legislative session has been silenced. A federal district judge blocked North Dakota's ban on abortion as early as six-weeks of pregnancy. The
    One of the most talked about issues to come out of the last legislative session has been silenced.
  • Minot Transit Calls For Bus Drivers

    Minot Transit Calls For Bus Drivers

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:35:20 GMT
    For more than 20 years, the Minot Public Transit system has been operating five days a week, Monday through Friday. But, they're now being forced to get creative when it comes to staffing drivers.     The
    The Minot transit service is looking for bus drivers.
  • Tech Talk: Cell Site Tour

    Tech Talk: Cell Site Tour

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:43:36 GMT
    We've come a long way from bag phones and desktop computers. And now, people are using cell phones more than ever before to connect to the world around them.Thanks to advances in technology, accessing
    AT&T is using a dual-layered 4G approach. While the old 4G network handles calls, the new 4G LTE network is delivering faster data capabilities.
  • Coins For Classes

    Coins For Classes

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:16:57 GMT
    Powers Lake is in the mist of the oil boom, and the elementary school is dealing with a rapid increase in student enrollment.It has grown from about 30 children to more than a 100. Even though the school
    Powers Lake students are taking fundraising matters into their own hands.
  • Hoffner Leaves Minot For Mankato

    Hoffner Leaves Minot For Mankato

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:32 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:32:17 GMT
    Todd Hoffner is headed back to Minnesota State. The former head coach resigned today to take the Mankato job less than a week after an arbitrator ruled that he had been wrongly fired from Minnesota State.
    Todd Hoffner is headed back to Minnesota State.
  • Construction Begins On Airport Project

    Construction Begins On Airport Project

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:24:05 GMT
    Work on the $40.3 million construction project at Minot International Airport is officially underway. For the last several weeks, the contractors have been warming the land, which will house 6 gates
    Work on the $40.3 million construction project at Minot International Airport is officially underway, thanks to Mother Nature.
  • Bringing Home The Bacon

    Bringing Home The Bacon

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:50:25 GMT
    In May of 2013 the first reports of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea otherwise known as PED began infecting pig heard in the Midwest. The PED virus will be impacting consumers because if pig herds are reduced,
    The PED virus will be impacting consumers because if pig herds are reduced, shortages will happen. And those shortages will drive bacon and ham prices higher at the supermarket.
  • Middle School Students Share Business Ideas and Inventions

    Middle School Students Share Business Ideas and Inventions

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:02:53 GMT
    This afternoon Williston College hosted the 14th Annual Marketplace for Kids. The event allowed third through seventh-graders the opportunity to showcase business ideas and inventions.  Co-chair of
    Williston College hosted the 14th Annual Marketplace for Kids.
  • Fatal Accident On Highway 83

    Fatal Accident On Highway 83

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:47:07 GMT
    A woman is dead after her car collided with a pickup on Highway 83. The highway patrol reported that a Maria Schermerhorn failed to yield at a stop sign at the intersection of ND 23 and HWY 83. She collided
    A woman is dead after her car collided with a pickup on Highway 83.
  • AT&T Grants Help Educational Programs

    AT&T Grants Help Educational Programs

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:30:32 GMT
    AT&T provided $23,000 in grants to educational programs that will benefit people across the state. Krista Harju has more tonight.
    AT&T provided $23,000 in grants to educational programs that will benefit people across the state.
  • Public Service Commission Encourages Calling Before Digging

    Public Service Commission Encourages Calling Before Digging

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:02:05 GMT
    With all the construction underway in North Dakota, knowing exactly what might be underground has become much more difficult.April is Call Before You Dig month, which encourages contractors and homeowners
    April is Call Before You Dig month, which encourages contractors and homeowners to call 811 two days before starting any project that involves digging.
  • Livestock Indemnity Sign-Up Now Available

    Livestock Indemnity Sign-Up Now Available

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:46 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:46:20 GMT
    Farmers and ranchers who suffered livestock losses may soon have relief. Senator John Hoeven announced that today that local Farm Service Agencies opened the sign-ups for the Livestock Indemnity Program
    Farmers and ranchers who suffered livestock losses may soon have relief.
  • Tribal Conference Focuses On Environmental Issues

    Tribal Conference Focuses On Environmental Issues

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:11 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:11:05 GMT
    Tribal representatives from across the state are in Bismarck to discuss environmental concerns. The State of the Environment on Tribal Lands conference focuses on environmental risk issues on reservations
    Tribal representatives from across the state are in Bismarck to discuss environmental concerns.
  • Virus Concerns Horse Owners

    Virus Concerns Horse Owners

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:01:03 GMT
    Reports of an outbreak OF the EHV1 virus in Minnesota and North Dakota have owners worried their horses could be next. But, veterinarians say the cases were isolated incidents and owners shouldn't panic.
    Reports of an outbreak OF the EHV1 virus in Minnesota and North Dakota have owners worried their horses could be next.
  • Truck Driver Faces Charges For Illegal Dumping

    Truck Driver Faces Charges For Illegal Dumping

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:20 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:20:18 GMT
    A Mountrail County truck driver faces criminal charges in connection with illegally dumping oil drilling waste. The North Dakota attorney general's office says Leo Slemin with Black Hills trucking of Wyoming
    A Mountrail County truck driver faces criminal charges in connection with illegally dumping oil drilling waste.
  • Judge Sentences Man For Drug Conspiracy Charges

    Judge Sentences Man For Drug Conspiracy Charges

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:01:02 GMT
    A Moorhead man faces 16-years in prison for serving as co-leader in a drug ring. David Cerna Jr., 37, brought kilogram quantities of meth from Texas to the Fargo-Moorhead area. Co-conspirators also obtained
    A Moorhead man will serve 16-years in prison for serving as co-leader in a drug ring.
  • Turtle Mountain Judges Face Formal Charges

    Turtle Mountain Judges Face Formal Charges

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:41:59 GMT
    The Turtle Mountain Judicial Board says two judges and a clerk of court face formal charges that could result in impeachment.The Judicial Board voted on Thursday to file charges against Chief Judge Marcellais,
    The Turtle Mountain Judicial Board says two judges and a clerk of court face formal charges that could result in impeachment.
  • Bismarck Man Receives 14-Years For Murder

    Bismarck Man Receives 14-Years For Murder

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:46 AM EDT2014-04-15 12:46:48 GMT
    A Bismarck man will serve 14-years after being convicted for multiple charges including manslaughter.  Smith plead guilty to voluntary manslaughter, assault resulting in serious injury and assault with
    A Bismarck man will serve 14-years after being convicted for multiple charges including manslaughter.
  • Perkins On The Voice Tonight

    Perkins On The Voice Tonight

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:17:37 GMT
    Scranton's Kat Perkins will be back on the hit NBC show "The VOICE!" tonight.She's been through the blind auditions, and two battle rounds and now, Kat is one of 20 people remaining on the show. She says
    Scranton's Kat Perkins will be back on the hit NBC show "The VOICE!" tonight.
  • Cobb Confirms Friendship With Kansas City Shooter

    Cobb Confirms Friendship With Kansas City Shooter

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:11:27 GMT
    White separatist Craig Cobb confirmed he is friends with the man who went on the shooting rampage in Kansas City on Sunday.In a phone conversation with Cobb this afternoon he says he does know Frazier
    White separatist Craig Cobb confirmed he is friends with the man who went on the shooting rampage in Kansas City on Sunday.
  • Auditor Reports No Issues Surrounding Water

    Auditor Reports No Issues Surrounding Water

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:40:10 GMT
    On Thursday night, Tioga city officials were alerted of chemicals, including anti-freeze, may have been used in the Tioga townhomes complex in an attempt to thaw their water pipes. While this allegation
    On Thursday night, Tioga city officials were alerted of chemicals, including anti-freeze, may have been used in the Tioga townhomes complex in an attempt to thaw their water pipes.
  • Main Street Minute: Francesca's Collections

    Main Street Minute: Francesca's Collections

    Monday, April 14 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-04-14 20:10:32 GMT
    Businesses are opening all over Minot and shoppers are noticing. Sarahbeth Ackerman will have an inside look at Francesca's Collections, a women's boutique that recently opened their doors in the Dakota
    On this week's Main Street Minute we will have an inside look at Francesca's Collections.
  • Police Charge Surrey Woman With Multiple Offenses

    Police Charge Surrey Woman With Multiple Offenses

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:22 PM EDT2014-04-14 16:22:40 GMT
    A Minot officer was nearly hit by a car early this morning. Police attempted to stop a car that was driving erratically, after the vehicle drove over a curb and into another roadway in the 500 block of
    A Minot officer was nearly hit by a car early this morning.
  • Change of Command at the ND National Guard

    Change of Command at the ND National Guard

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:14:32 GMT
    A change in leadership took place today for the North Dakota National Guard Army Component Command. As Brigade General David Anderson retired from his career with the North Dakota National Guard, Colonel
    A change in leadership took place today for the North Dakota National Guard Army Component Command.
  • Cowboy Single Action Shooting Competition

    Cowboy Single Action Shooting Competition

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:10 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:10:36 GMT
    Hot shells were flying at the Trestle Valley Gun Range during a weekend of shooting competitions. Shooters from across the state made the trip to the range just outside of Minot to show-case their skills.
    Hot shells were flying at the Trestle Valley Gun Range during a weekend of shooting competitions.
  • Bike 2 Believe Group Raises Money for Cancer Clinic

    Bike 2 Believe Group Raises Money for Cancer Clinic

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:07 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:07:32 GMT
    A group of three guys has decided to make a journey from North Dakota...all the way to St. Petersburg, Florida. And believe it or not, they're doing it all on bikes.  Now, this road trip isn't just for
    A group of three guys has decided to make a journey from North Dakota...all the way to St. Petersburg, Florida. And believe it or not, they're doing it all on bikes.  Now, this road trip isn't just for
  • Oil Spill Near Medora

    Oil Spill Near Medora

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-04-14 14:48:22 GMT
    Crews in western North Dakota are working to clean up yet another pipeline leak. The leak came out of Billings County- about ten miles south of Medora. The state's health depart says Continental Resources
    Crews in western North Dakota are working to clean up yet another pipeline leak about 10 miles south of Medora.
  • Nodak Speedway Racers Visit Minot

    Nodak Speedway Racers Visit Minot

    Sunday, April 13 2014 8:09 AM EDT2014-04-13 12:09:40 GMT
    It wasn't your typical trip to the mall in Minot Saturday afternoon. Race cars lined the hallways at Dakota Square Mall. It was the annual meet and greet with the Nodak Speedway Racers. It was a chance
    It wasn't your typical trip to the mall in Minot Saturday afternoon. Race cars lined the hallways at Dakota Square Mall.
  • Center Hosts Special Needs Conference

    Center Hosts Special Needs Conference

    Friday, April 11 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-04-12 00:41:28 GMT
    There are many challenges in raising a special needs child. Creating strong connections can make success easier to achieve.And making those connections was the focus of the Pathfinder Parent Involvement
    There are many challenges in raising a special needs child, and a conference in Minot is addressing some of those issues this weekend.


     
  • Veteran Affairs Hosts Women's Health Fair

    Veteran Affairs Hosts Women's Health Fair

    Friday, April 11 2014 8:39 PM EDT2014-04-12 00:39:35 GMT
    Women make up roughly 10 percent of the U.S. Military, and that number is growing every day. To help make those women aware of the benefits available to them, the North Dakota Department of Veteran
    To help make those women aware of the benefits available to them, the North Dakota Department of Veteran Affairs teamed up with some local Ward County agencies for their 3rd annual Women Veterans Health Fair.
  • Boston Marathon Doctor Speaks On Mass Casualty

    Boston Marathon Doctor Speaks On Mass Casualty

    Friday, April 11 2014 8:35 PM EDT2014-04-12 00:35:21 GMT
    Tonight, a medical provider who was present at last year's Boston Marathon bombing will be the featured speaker at a seminar on mass casualty response, held in connection with the North Dakota Athletic
    Doctor Wanda Swiger will be talking about the bombing and giving tips on how to prepare plans for mass casualties at events.
  • Officials Respond To Chemical Exposure

    Officials Respond To Chemical Exposure

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:41:40 GMT
    The North Dakota Department of Health responded to an apartment complex in Tioga yesterday, after they heard the building's water supply could have been exposed to chemicals, including antifreeze.The city
    The health department responded to an apartment complex in Tioga yesterday, after they heard the building's water supply could have been exposed to chemicals, including antifreeze.
  • Oil Production Up Slightly, But Misses Million Barrel Mark

    Oil Production Up Slightly, But Misses Million Barrel Mark

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:30:19 GMT
    February's oil production numbers are in, and up 16,000 barrels per day from January. But the industry says there will be greater increases in production as we head in to the summer months. The Department
    February's oil production numbers are in, and up 16,000 barrels per day from January. But the industry says there will be greater increases in production as we head in to the summer months.
  • National Guard Celebrates Ghana Partnership

    National Guard Celebrates Ghana Partnership

    Friday, April 11 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-04-11 21:58:39 GMT
    It's time to celebrate, North Dakota's National Guard celebrated 10-years of collaboration with Ghana through the National Guard Bureau's State Partnership Program. For years, our guardsmen have traveled
    It's time to celebrate, North Dakota's National Guard celebrated 10-years of collaboration with Ghana through the National Guard Bureau's State Partnership Program.
  • Roughrider Winner Passes

    Roughrider Winner Passes

    Friday, April 11 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-04-11 21:51:23 GMT
    A roughrider award winner has passed away. Phyllis Frelich was an award-winning actress and a 1981 recipient of North Dakota's highest recognition for achievement. She won a Tony Award for the most outstanding
    She won a Tony Award for the most outstanding performance by an actress for her role in the play, "Children of a Lesser God."
  • Beware Of Eviction Scams

    Beware Of Eviction Scams

    Friday, April 11 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-04-11 21:40:45 GMT
    The latest trick up scammers' sleeves is something called an eviction scam. Computer users may receive an e-mail with an attachment saying that they have been evicted from their homes and must vacate
    The latest trick up scammers' sleeves is something called an eviction scam.
  • Vets Recommend Research Before Owning Pitbulls

    Vets Recommend Research Before Owning Pitbulls

    Friday, April 11 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-04-11 21:31:36 GMT
    Lots of questions surround the Minot city ordinance regarding pit bull dogs. Recently, two people were attacked by a pit bull and it resulted in dog bites and trauma to those injured. Sarahbeth Ackerman
    Lots of questions surround the Minot city ordinance regarding pit bull dogs.
  • Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Bulls Eye Pee Pads

    Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Bulls Eye Pee Pads

    Friday, April 11 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-04-11 20:05:29 GMT
    Potty training your dog can be challenging, especially when it's cold outside.  And, pee pads can leak everywhere, creating one big mess.  Well, there may be an easier way to make going to the bathroom
    In this week's "Don't Buy It, Until We Try It," I tried out the Bulls Eye Pee Pads.
  • Taylor Questions Industrial Commission

    Taylor Questions Industrial Commission

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:58 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:58:13 GMT
    Agriculture Commissioner candidate Ryan Taylor held a press conference this morning to  announce that he's asking Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem a pertinent question.  Taylor wants to know whether the
    Agriculture Commissioner candidate Ryan Taylor held a press conference this morning to  announce that he's asking Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem a pertinent question.
  • Family Focus: When To Start Dating

    Family Focus: When To Start Dating

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:47 AM EDT2014-04-11 14:47:29 GMT
    Mother of 5 Paula Hickel knows a thing or two about parenting. With each of her five children, she knows they have very different personalities.   "My oldest is very thoughtful. She has to think through
    There are some guidelines parents can follow to help ease them through this transitional phase teen go through when dating.
  • University Hosts Miles For Smiles

    University Hosts Miles For Smiles

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-04-11 00:04:40 GMT
    A smile can say a lot about a person. And, as part of Minot State University's Power of 100, the Department of Communication Disorders took on the challenge of adopting Smile 100. Since October, students,
    Minot State University will host its third annual Miles for Smiles walkathon, May 3 on campus.
  • Public Transportation Looks To Better Serve Passengers

    Public Transportation Looks To Better Serve Passengers

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-04-11 00:02:57 GMT
    Minot City Transit along with Souris Basin Transportation held a public meeting Thursday afternoon to better serve disabled and paratransit passengers. In compliance with the requirements of the Americans
    Minot City Transit along with Souris Basin Transportation held a public meeting Thursday afternoon to better serve disabled and paratransit passengers.
  • Crisis Center Opens New Safe House

    Crisis Center Opens New Safe House

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:59:58 GMT
    The Domestic Violence Crisis Center (DVCC) in Minot has been providing emergency shelter to victims since 1981, and now they have even more room to address a growing need in the community. Thursday
    The Domestic Violence Crisis Center staff unveiled a new 10 bedroom safe house and emergency shelter.
  • Senators Push For Keystone Pipeline

    Senators Push For Keystone Pipeline

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:08:37 GMT
    Eleven Senate Democrats, including North Dakota's Heidi Heitkamp, are urging President Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline by the end of May.The senators say approval of the pipeline is needed to
    Eleven Senate Democrats, including North Dakota's Heidi Heitkamp, are urging President Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline by the end of May.
  • Commission Delays Killdeer Line Decision

    Commission Delays Killdeer Line Decision

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:01:20 GMT
    The Public Service Commission has delayed a decision on Basin Electric's Killdeer transmission line.Basin Electric says the western part of the state needs this transmission line to provide power to the
    The Public Service Commission has delayed a decision on Basin Electric's Killdeer transmission line.
  • Rail System Tax Affects Ethanol Prices

    Rail System Tax Affects Ethanol Prices

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:54:19 GMT
    The price of Ethanol has been fluctuating over the past few months, and producers say traffic on the railroads is to blame. Ethanol jumped up $1 per gallon between early February and late March, as producers
    The price of Ethanol has been fluctuating over the past few months, and producers say traffic on the railroads is to blame.
  • Program Helps Seniors Get A Balanced Meal

    Program Helps Seniors Get A Balanced Meal

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:47:08 GMT
    A local program by Emeritus at Brentmoor in Minot is helping senior citizens get a well balanced meal. Sarahbeth Ackerman will have more tonight.
    A local program by Emeritus at Brentmoor in Minot is helping senior citizens get a well balanced meal.
  • Tech Talk: Microsoft Drops Windows XP

    Tech Talk: Microsoft Drops Windows XP

    Thursday, April 10 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-04-10 19:57:02 GMT
    Microsoft ended support for Windows XP. And now, computer stores are busy addressing concerns and upgrading operating systems. Krista Harju has more tonight.
    Microsoft ended support for Windows XP.
  • Accident Near Montana Kills Teen

    Accident Near Montana Kills Teen

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:50:54 GMT
    A teenager is dead after a car accident last night 14 miles east of Sidney, Mont. The Highway Patrol says two 16-year-old females were traveling south in an SUV on Cheney Creek road, when the driver of
    A teenager is dead after a car accident last night 14 miles east of Sidney, Mont.
  • Police Cite Pitbull Owner

    Police Cite Pitbull Owner

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-04-10 14:55:13 GMT
    Two people were attacked by a Pitbull last night in the 2200 block of 23rd Ave. SW. The dog attacked Joni Moen, 52, causing cuts to her fingers. Moen's dog was also injured during the incident. Nancy
    Two people were bite by a pitbull last night in the 2200 block of 23rd Ave. SW.
  • Spider Infestation Causes Car Recalls

    Spider Infestation Causes Car Recalls

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:38 AM EDT2014-04-10 14:38:46 GMT
    It's a recall that might give arachnaphobes the chills. The yellow sac spider is spinning webs in the vent lines of Mazda 6 sedans. And it's causing the company to issue a voluntary recall to 42,000 Mazda
    The yellow sac spider is spinning webs in the vent lines of Mazda 6 sedans.
  • IRS Seeks Volunteers

    IRS Seeks Volunteers

    Thursday, April 10 2014 9:07 AM EDT2014-04-10 13:07:49 GMT
    If you've got ideas on how to improve our nation's tax system the IRS wants you. The internal Revenue Service is looking for volunteers to serve on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel which is a federal advisory
    If you've got ideas on how to improve our nation's tax system the IRS wants you.
  • Senate Commerce Committee Passes EDR Legislation

    Senate Commerce Committee Passes EDR Legislation

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-10 03:53:16 GMT
    The U.S. Senate commerce committee has passed legislation addressing driver privacy rights and ownership rights of a vehicle's event data recorder. Senator John Hoeven and Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar
    The U.S. Senate commerce committee has passed legislation addressing driver privacy rights and ownership rights of a vehicle's event data recorder.
  • What's Next For Minot School District

    What's Next For Minot School District

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-04-10 03:35:42 GMT
    Thousands of Minot residents took to the polls Tuesday to cast their ballots for the revised $39.5 million bond proposal.  When it was all said and done, the measure passed with 66.96 percent of the votes.
    Thousands of Minot residents took to the polls Tuesday to cast their ballots for the revised $39.5 million bond proposal. So, what's next for the district?
  • On The Farm: Cattle Numbers Rising

    On The Farm: Cattle Numbers Rising

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:37:39 GMT
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    All across the country cattle numbers are down, but in North Dakota they are on the rise.
  • Highway Patrols Urges Drivers To Move Over

    Highway Patrols Urges Drivers To Move Over

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:06:00 GMT
    The North Dakota Highway Patrol reminds drivers to follow the Move Over Law. Sarahbeth Ackerman will have more details on the law tonight.
    The North Dakota Highway Patrol reminds drivers to follow the Move Over Law.
  • Health Department Moves Forward With Noonan Cleanup

    Health Department Moves Forward With Noonan Cleanup

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:04 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:04:52 GMT
    It's going to take $12,000 and two days of work to cleanup illegally dumped oil socks found in a gas station in Noonan. Secure on site services will take on the clean up project, as the owner of the gas
    It's going to take $12,000 and two days of work to cleanup illegally dumped oil socks found in a gas station in Noonan.
  • University System Helps Students Financially With SARA

    University System Helps Students Financially With SARA

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-04-09 21:03:05 GMT
    North Dakota University System is helping lead the way in online post-secondary education expansion. NDUS research shows that there has been more than a seven percent increase in students taking online
    There has been an increase in online classes to help with finances for both the school and students, NDUS has joined SARA, State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement.
  • Tank Overflows In Alexander

    Tank Overflows In Alexander

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-04-09 20:55:10 GMT
    An increase in well pressure caused a tank to overflow southwest of Alexander. About 650 barrels of oil and 450 barrels of brine at an oil and gas well were contained yesterday. A state inspector has been
    An increase in well pressure caused a tank to overflow south west of Alexander.
  • DUI Arrest Leads Police To Stolen Car

    DUI Arrest Leads Police To Stolen Car

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 4:49 PM EDT2014-04-09 20:49:55 GMT
    Police found a stolen car after a man was charged with a DUI in Minot. Yesterday afternoon, a Lincoln Navigator was reported stolen from Westlie Motor Company's parking lot. Later in the day, police received
    Police found a stolen car after a man was charged with a DUI in Minot.
  • College Offers New Scholarship

    College Offers New Scholarship

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 3:41 PM EDT2014-04-09 19:41:49 GMT
    This fall, the Williston State College Foundation is offering a new scholarship to regional students. It is called the Teton Promise. This scholarship will be awarded to 100 local students and will cover
    This fall, the Williston State College Foundation is offering a new scholarship to regional students. It is called the Teton Promise.
  • State Celebrates History With Blue Book

    State Celebrates History With Blue Book

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 2:07 PM EDT2014-04-09 18:07:47 GMT
    One of the most popular books in North Dakota celebrates its 30th anniversary.The North Dakota Blue Book is full of all kinds of information on the Peace Garden State.This edition wouldn't have been possible
    One of the most popular books in North Dakota celebrates its 30th anniversary.
  • Kenmare Residents Vote On New School Bond

    Kenmare Residents Vote On New School Bond

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:51:10 GMT
    Residents in Kenmare are getting a second chance Tuesday to approve a multi-million dollar school bond proposal.Amy Fox is in Kenmare and will have more tonight.
    Residents in Kenmare are getting a second chance Tuesday to approve a multi-million dollar school bond proposal.
  • Lewis & Clark District Bond Passes

    Lewis & Clark District Bond Passes

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:47 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:47:03 GMT
    Voters in the Lewis & Clark district passed their bond measure for 15 million dollars in renovations to Berthold and Plaza schools, as well as changes to Makoti, Ryder, and Carpio. The vote passed with
    Voters in the Lewis & Clark district passed their bond measure.
  • Minot Public School Bond Passes

    Minot Public School Bond Passes

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:44 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:44:09 GMT
    Minot Public School Bond Vote Passes with 66.96 % of vote.
    Minot Public School Bond Vote Passes with 66.96 % of vote.
  • Kenmare School Bond Fails to Pass

    Kenmare School Bond Fails to Pass

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:41 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:41:09 GMT
    A $7.5 million-dollar bond proposal in the Kenmare school district failed to pass tonight. The vote received 56.5 percent of the vote, failing to reach the 60 percent needed. There were 243 votes of
    A $7.5 million-dollar bond proposal in the Kenmare school district failed to pass tonight.
  • Traffic Stop Leads To Multiple Arrests

    Traffic Stop Leads To Multiple Arrests

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-09 16:05:45 GMT
    A traffic stop leads to multiple arrests after police pulled a car over in the Jefferson Trailer Park in Minot yesterday. An officer pulled Jade Backman, 32, over after recognizing her for being wanted
    A traffic stop leads to multiple arrests after police pulled a car over in the Jefferson Trailer Park in Minot yesterday.
  • Lewis and Clark School District Votes On Bond Measure

    Lewis and Clark School District Votes On Bond Measure

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-04-08 22:26:13 GMT
    Just 35 miles south of Kenmare, the Lewis and Clark School District is also voting on a bond measure Tuesday. This includes, Makoti, Ryder and Carpio Schools, but the biggest changes would be coming to
    On Tuesday, residents were casting ballots for a $15 million measure to renovate and add onto Plaza and Berthold Schools.
  • Neighborhood VS. City Of Minot

    Neighborhood VS. City Of Minot

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-04-08 22:20:41 GMT
    The residents of the Brooklyn Addition neighborhood are upset with zoning changes the city council approved that First Western Bank and Trust requested. Sarahbeth Ackerman will share the details of the
    The residents of the Brooklyn Addition neighborhood in Minot are upset with zoning changes made by the city council.
  • Dakota Zoo Celebrates National Zoo Day

    Dakota Zoo Celebrates National Zoo Day

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-04-08 21:57:01 GMT
    As the seasons switch from winter to spring, zoos across the country prepare their animals for the transition to warmer weather, and for the influx in visitors.It's not a major holiday, but today animal
    It's not a major holiday, but today animal lovers around the U.S. are visiting their local zoos.
  • Truck Reliever Route Will Soon Ease Traffic

    Truck Reliever Route Will Soon Ease Traffic

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-04-08 21:34:11 GMT
    Governor Dalrymple, state and local officials gathered today at the starting point of what will soon be the Williston Truck Reliever Route. The new four-lane road will cost an estimated $162 million, and
    Governor Dalrymple, state and local officials gathered today at the starting point of what will soon be the Williston Truck Reliever Route.
  • Start Indoor Gardening Today

    Start Indoor Gardening Today

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-04-08 21:24:42 GMT
    It's easy to feel spring in the air. While it is still a bit early to start planting outside, there are ways to make use of your green thumb and prepare for the spring gardening season. For those of you
    It's easy to feel spring in the air. While it is still a bit early to start planting outside, there are ways to make use of your green thumb and prepare for the spring gardening season.
  • Judge Sentences Man For Child Porn Possession

    Judge Sentences Man For Child Porn Possession

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-04-08 19:51:53 GMT
    A Fargo man is facing nine-years in prison after a Fargo judge sentenced him in federal court yesterday. Law enforcement took attention to Aaron Olson, 34, after they discovered a computer geographically
    A Fargo man is facing nine-years in prison after a Fargo judge sentenced him in federal court yesterday.
  • Minot Police Increase Parking Fines

    Minot Police Increase Parking Fines

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-04-08 19:39:49 GMT
    The Minot PD announced that they have increased the fines for parking violations. The city council approved an extra $10 for tickets at last night's meeting. The fine for parking in a handicap area without
    The Minot PD announced that they have increased the fines for parking violations.
  • Police Charge Man For Trespassing

    Police Charge Man For Trespassing

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-04-08 17:32:40 GMT
    A man was arrested for break-in or attempting to break-in to three Minot homes this morning. In the early hours of April 8, officers were dispatched to the 3000 block of 10th St. NW after a call came in
    A man was arrested for criminal trespassing on three Minot properties this morning.
  • Pentagon Preserves Missile Silos

    Pentagon Preserves Missile Silos

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 12:46 PM EDT2014-04-08 16:46:23 GMT
    Good news for the Minot Air Force Base and other military bases around the country.The Pentagon has decided to preserve all of the nation's missile silos in the military's new strategic force structure
    The Pentagon has decided to preserve all of the nation's missile silos in the military's new strategic force structure under the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) with Russia.
  • Privacy Act Protects Car Data Information

    Privacy Act Protects Car Data Information

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 6:03 PM EST2014-01-15 23:03:24 GMT
    If you've purchased a new car recently, it may be recording information about your vehicle's operation. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, about 96 percent of new cars have
    If you've purchased a new car recently, it may be recording information about your vehicle's operation.
  • Casselton Evacuation Order Lifted at 3:00 PM

    Casselton Evacuation Order Lifted at 3:00 PM

    BREAKING NEWS:  A train has been derailed west of Casselton and Highway 10.Valley News Live Crew is on the way.  We will bring you pictures and more information as soon as we get it.
    The voluntary evacuation order for Casselton, ND, will be lifted today at 3:00 pm.
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  • Water Levels Rise Near Rice Lake

    Water Levels Rise Near Rice Lake

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:42:16 GMT
    While some may be thrilled with warmer temperatures, for the residents that live at Rice Lake, that warm up is scary. Sarahbeth Ackerman tells us why tonight.
    While some may be thrilled with warmer temperatures, for the residents that live at Rice Lake, that warm up is scary.
  • Clean-Up Day Approaches

    Clean-Up Day Approaches

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:22 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:22:27 GMT
    The annual Clean-Up Williston Day is quickly approaching. Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 3 at 8:30 a.m. at the Aafedt stadium parking lot. Chairman of the event, Dan Manjack is expecting another
    The annual Clean-Up Williston Day is quickly approaching.
  • Peacock Alley Owner Opens New Restaurant

    Peacock Alley Owner Opens New Restaurant

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:19 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:19:24 GMT
    The owners of a downtown restaurant are spreading their business philosophy north. Dale and Melodie Zimmerman have owned Peacock Alley for four years, and say they focus on preserving historic parts of
    The owners of a downtown restaurant are spreading their business philosophy north.
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