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  • Planned Power Outages in Bismarck

    Planned Power Outages in Bismarck

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-04-20 22:51:59 GMT
    Montana-Dakota Utilities says customers need to prepare for a planned power outage starting Tuesday morning.
    Montana-Dakota Utilities says customers need to prepare for a planned power outage starting Tuesday morning.
  • Fatal Crash Name Release

    Fatal Crash Name Release

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:22:07 GMT
    The name has been released of the Stanley, North Dakota man who was killed in a vehicle crash Thursday night. 
    The name has been released of the Stanley, North Dakota man who was killed in a vehicle crash Thursday night. 
  • Skills Competition Hosted by Major League Baseball

    Skills Competition Hosted by Major League Baseball

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:21:25 GMT
    Future hall-of-famers showed off their baseball skills at Tatley Park in Bismarck this afternoon. 
    Future hall-of-famers showed off their baseball skills at Tatley Park in Bismarck this afternoon. 
  • Bismarck Community Church Holds Easter Egg Hunt

    Bismarck Community Church Holds Easter Egg Hunt

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:20:00 GMT
    The Bismarck Community Church held it's second annual Easter Egg Hunt for kids 5th grade and younger. 
    The Bismarck Community Church held it's second annual Easter Egg Hunt for kids 5th grade and younger. 
  • Williston Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

    Williston Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:19:00 GMT
    A Williston man was killed last night after crashing his motorcycle into a semi-truck. 
    A Williston man was killed last night after crashing his motorcycle into a semi-truck. 
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • St. Alexius Receives Respiratory Service Title

    St. Alexius Receives Respiratory Service Title

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:47:59 GMT
    St. Alexius Great Plains Rehabilitation Services is the only provider in North Dakota to be named Quality Respiratory Care Provider. This is the 11th time the Great Plains Rehabilitation Services has earned
    St. Alexius Great Plains Rehabilitation Services is the only provider in North Dakota to be named Quality Respiratory Care Provider.
  • 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.
  • MDU Plans Power Outage

    MDU Plans Power Outage

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:08:00 GMT
    Montana-Dakota Utilities customers in parts of south Bismarck will be without power sometime between 5 a.m. to 6 a.m. on Tuesday, April 22, and again sometime between 5 a.m. to 6 a.m. on Wednesday, April
    The outages, which are expected to last about 10 minutes each, and are required so the company can perform maintenance on the transmission line and substation that serves the area.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Students Help Team Fundraise For Bike Race

    Students Help Team Fundraise For Bike Race

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:21:24 GMT
    Sanford's Great American Bike Race (GABR) may take place in Bismarck, but teams from Dickinson are also gearing up for the event next weekend. And one is trying to keep its title as the top fundraiser
    Roosevelt Elementary held a hat and sunglasses day to raise money for Mitch's Mighty Dickinson Riders.
  • Bismarck Fire Department Responds to Apartment Fire

    Bismarck Fire Department Responds to Apartment Fire

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:28 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:28:51 GMT
    The Bismarck Fire Department responded to a fire an apartment building this afternoon at 2018 East Avenue D.   Firefighters found a small fire in the kitchen of a second story apartment and were able
    The Bismarck Fire Department responded to a fire an apartment building this afternoon.
  • Dickinson Students Complete Penny War Competition

    Dickinson Students Complete Penny War Competition

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:59:23 GMT
    And Roosevelt students weren't just fundraising for GABR today. They also finished up their Penny Wars competition, which is helping the Dickinson BackPack program.At the halfway point, students had raised
    Roosevelt students weren't just fundraising for GABR today, but they also their Penny Wars competition for the BackPack program.
  • Heritage Center Prepares Two New Exhibits

    Heritage Center Prepares Two New Exhibits

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:15 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:15:27 GMT
    The State Historical Society invested two years and $7.7 million in the Heritage Center Expansion Project. And in a few weeks, the public will be able to take advantage of two new exhibits. The Heritage
    The Heritage Center opens April 28, and will be presenting two new exhibits.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Crews Call It A Night

    Crews Call It A Night

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:57:39 GMT
    The Burleigh County Dive Team was working with the police, fire and county sheriff's departments to remove a pickup truck from the river all day today.After failed attempts, crews have decided to call
    The Burleigh County Dive Team was working with the police, fire and county sheriff's departments to remove a pickup truck from the river all day today.After failed attempts, crews have decided to call
  • 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.
  • Team Pulls Stolen Truck From Missouri

    Team Pulls Stolen Truck From Missouri

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:40:58 GMT
    The Burleigh County Dive Team is teaming up with the police, fire and county sheriff's departments to remove a pickup truck from the river today. Last January, a woman reporting seeing the truck fall through
    The Burleigh County Dive Team is teaming up with the police, fire and county sheriff's departments to remove a pickup truck from the river today.
  • 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.
  • Street Department Begins City-Wide Sweeping

    Street Department Begins City-Wide Sweeping

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:46:22 GMT
    The Bismarck Street Department wants to remind citizens that this week they are conducting street clean-up. The department began it's project Monday at 5 a.m. and will continue through   Friday at 10 p.m.
    The Bismarck Street Department wants to remind citizens that this week they are conducting street clean-up.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Middle School Takes Steps To Help Special Needs Students

    Middle School Takes Steps To Help Special Needs Students

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-04-17 00:16:43 GMT
    A generation ago, most children with special needs were separated from their peers in school. But with greater understanding of their capabilities and the help of technology, they're being mainstreamed
    Ashton and other children at Wachter are surrounded by a support team dedicated to their success. That certainly helps lighten a family's load.
  • 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.
  • Community Center's Opening Day Draws Near

    Community Center's Opening Day Draws Near

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:22:36 GMT
    The wait is almost over for members of the West River Community Center in Dickinson. Workers unloaded two trucks of new workout equipment this morning, and Dickinson Parks and Rec director, James Kramer,
    Mortenson Construction says they will finish the court on Sunday, but it needs a week to set before people can play on it.
  • Organization Looking For Volunteer Caregivers

    Organization Looking For Volunteer Caregivers

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:51:13 GMT
    Losing the ability to do things for yourself is one of the pitfalls of growing older. If you're living on a fixed income, help is hard to come by. That's where the Volunteer Caregiver for the Elderly comes
    VCE offers free help to seniors in their homes, and they are looking for caregivers.
  • 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.
  • Police Report Car Break-In

    Police Report Car Break-In

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-04-16 17:08:23 GMT
    More than $1,500 worth of items were stolen from a 25-year-old Bismarck man's vehicle on West Main Avenue in Bismarck.Police say the passenger window of a car was broken out and golf clubs, tools, a cooler
    More than $1,500 worth of items were stolen from a 25-year-old Bismarck man's vehicle on West Main Avenue in Bismarck.
  • Police Arrest Woman For Child Neglect

    Police Arrest Woman For Child Neglect

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:56:17 GMT
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    A Bismarck woman was arrested for child neglect after a school employee smelled alcohol on her breath.
  • Inside Business: Kirkwood Ace Hardware

    Inside Business: Kirkwood Ace Hardware

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:22 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:22:56 GMT
    One locally owned hardware store is literally bursting at the seams and will soon be expanding to a second location. In this week's Inside Business Jim Christianson takes a look at Kirkwood Ace Hardware...You
    One locally owned hardware store is literally bursting at the seams and will soon be expanding to a second location. In this week's Inside Business Jim Christianson takes a look at Kirkwood Ace Hardware.
  • Man Leads Police On High Speed Chase

    Man Leads Police On High Speed Chase

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:01:24 GMT
    A Mandan man led officers on a high speed chase across two counties. The Morton County Sheriff's Department says, two deputies tried to stop Dustin Munson, 28, as he headed west on I-94 early Monday morning.He
    A Mandan man led officers on a high speed chase across two counties.
  • 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.
  • Business Brief: Humpback Sally's & Classic Rock Coffee

    Business Brief: Humpback Sally's & Classic Rock Coffee

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:32:42 GMT
    Some new flavors are coming to town with two businesses. A downtown restaurant is putting its own spin on small plates, and a Mandan business owner is playing rock and roll while serving cups of joe.
    A downtown restaurant is putting its own spin on small plates, and a Mandan business owner is playing rock and roll while serving cups of joe.
  • Hoffner Makes Mankato Decision

    Hoffner Makes Mankato Decision

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:25 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:25:29 GMT
    A judge's decision in Minnesota, followed by an arbitrator's ruling made a major impact on the Minot State football program. Today, Todd Hoffner had to decide if he's staying in Minot or taking his former
    A judge's decision in Minnesota, followed by an arbitrator's ruling made a major impact on the Minot State football program. Today, Todd Hoffner had to decide if he's staying in Minot or taking his former job back as head football coach at Minnesota State.
  • 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.
  • Scammers Pose As AARC Fundraisers

    Scammers Pose As AARC Fundraisers

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:44:42 GMT
    The Abused Adult Resource Center (AARC) is warning people to be cautious of anyone showing up at their door claiming to be raising money for the organization. Executive director Diane Zainhofsky says the
    The Abused Adult Resource Center (AARC) is warning people to be cautious of anyone showing up at their door claiming to be raising money for the organization.
  • Police Report Another Counterfeit Bill

    Police Report Another Counterfeit Bill

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:40:21 GMT
    Yet another counterfeit bill showed up in Bismarck. Police say a fake $10 bill was found at the Hu-Hot restaurant sometime between Friday and yesterday. The bill was turned over police. This is the fifth
    This is the fifth counterfeit report in the last week.
  • Tax Preparers Share Extension Tips

    Tax Preparers Share Extension Tips

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:27:10 GMT
    Every year on April 15th, Americans rush to tax preparers and the post office to get their taxes in on time. Even if you miss the deadline, tax preparers say there are things you can do to get an extension.
    If you miss the filing deadline, tax preparers say there are things you can do to get an extension.
  • Man Gets 20 Years For Selling Synthetic Drugs

    Man Gets 20 Years For Selling Synthetic Drugs

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:54 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:54:20 GMT
    A Minnesota man was sentenced to 20-years in prison for his part in a online business that lead to two deaths and five hospitalizations. Casey Rosen, 24, was charged with conspiracy to possess and distribute
    A Minnesota man was sentenced to 20-years in prison for his part in a online business that lead to two deaths and five hospitalizations.
  • 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.
  • Students Learn To Paint Ukrainian Eggs

    Students Learn To Paint Ukrainian Eggs

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:48:57 GMT
    Painting and dying Easter eggs is a tradition for many families this time of year. However, at the Ukrainian Cultural Institute in Dickinson, the process is a bit more detailed, with one employee painting
    At the Ukrainian Cultural Institute in Dickinson, painting Easter eggs is a bit more detailed for one employee.
  • 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.
  • Speech Therapy Helps Cerebral Palsy Patients

    Speech Therapy Helps Cerebral Palsy Patients

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:29 AM EDT2014-04-15 12:29:42 GMT
    Therapists say because each child with cerebral palsy is different, the hardest part is finding the right care plan.  "It's often times difficult to find out how much a child understands and knows
    For a while, cerebral palsy patient Benjamin couldn't say any words at all. That's why therapy sessions, like these, are all about leaning how to breathe the right way. 


  • Kat Perkins Advances to Live Rounds

    Kat Perkins Advances to Live Rounds

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:49:07 GMT
    Scranton's Kat Perkins made it through the first round of the playoffs on the hit NBC show "The VOICE!"
    Scranton's Kat Perkins made it through the first round of the playoffs on the hit NBC show "The VOICE!"
  • College Courses Take Attendance Seriously

    College Courses Take Attendance Seriously

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:23:55 GMT
    [TAKE: CAMERA][Anchor:]{*** ***}Transitioning from high school to college, students learn they'll gain the freedom to choose, for example what classes to take. They can even decide whether they want to
    Depending on the college, class attendance can be mandatory or voluntary.
  • 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.
  • Police Report Mandan Grocery Store Road Rage

    Police Report Mandan Grocery Store Road Rage

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:59:10 GMT
    A near car crash left a woman scared for her life, but the almost accident was not the cause. On Saturday, a 54-year-old woman was driving in the Mandan grocery store parking lot when she almost collided
    A near car crash left a woman scared for her life, but the almost accident was not the cause.
  • 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.
  • Starck Seeks Park Board Seat

    Starck Seeks Park Board Seat

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:33:13 GMT
    Jason Starck announced he is seeking a seat on the Bismarck Parks and Recreation Board of Directors. The Bismarck native works as a sales consultant for Synthes/ Johnson & Johnson.
    Jason Starck announced he is seeking a seat on the Bismarck Parks and Recreation Board of Directors.
  • Taco Del Mar Hosts Arthritis Fundraiser

    Taco Del Mar Hosts Arthritis Fundraiser

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:28 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:28:31 GMT
    Arthritis Affects 50 million Americans, 300,000 whom are children. To raise money for research of the disease, a walk will be held in Bismarck May 3. And a kick-off event is happening tonightat Taco Del
    To raise money for research of the disease, a walk will be held in Bismarck May 3. And a kick-off event is happening tonight at Taco Del Mar from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Foundation Helps Kick Off Library Week

    Foundation Helps Kick Off Library Week

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-14 16:35:10 GMT
    Bismarck Public Library is kicking off National Library Week with events for all ages. The library teamed up with the Lewis and Clark Fort Mandan Foundation to presents programs about state history. Adults
    Bismarck Public Library is kicking off National Library Week with events for all ages.
  • 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.
  • Police Report More Counterfeit Money

    Police Report More Counterfeit Money

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:49:07 GMT
    Three more reports of counterfeit bills have been turned in to the police. A fake $10, $20 and $50 bill all showed up on Friday from various banks.All of the bills were given to the Secret Service.
    Three more reports of counterfeit bills have been turned in to the police.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Fire Leaves Lincoln Family Without a Home

    Fire Leaves Lincoln Family Without a Home

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:04 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:04:33 GMT
    A Lincoln family is lucky to be alive tonight after their house was completely destroyed by a fire.  The Bismarck Rural Fire Department tells us crews responded to the call a little after one o'clock
    A Lincoln family is lucky to be alive tonight after their house was completely destroyed by a fire.
  • Freedom Riders Bike Show

    Freedom Riders Bike Show

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-04-14 14:58:55 GMT
    Leather vests and motorcycles filled the Ramkota this weekend for the 34th Annual Freedom Riders Bike Show. About three thousand people looked at custom bikes and shopped at vendor booths, but there was
    Leather vests and motorcycles filled the Ramkota this weekend for the 34th Annual Freedom Riders Bike Show.
  • 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.
  • Bismarck Road Closure

    Bismarck Road Closure

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:06 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:06:42 GMT
    Starting 8:30 Monday morning, there will be a road closure on East Divide Avenue between 35th street and Channel Drive. The city of Bismarck tells us a detour will be in place during the time of the closure.  Eastbound
    Starting 8:30 Monday morning, there will be a road closure on East Divide Avenue between 35th street and Channel Drive.
  • State Archery Tournament Held in Bismarck

    State Archery Tournament Held in Bismarck

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:05:35 GMT
    More than 500 students from 20 different schools across North Dakota competed today in the annual Archery State Tournament.  Held at the VFW Sports Arena in Bismarck, the National Archery in the Schools
    More than 500 students from 20 different schools across North Dakota competed today in the annual Archery State Tournament.
  • Construction Companies Seek Employees

    Construction Companies Seek Employees

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:48:08 GMT
    Whether it's houses, shopping centers or schools there's new construction all over the Bismarck-Mandan area. But the heavy load of work has construction companies struggling to keep up with the demand.
    Projects are plentiful, but construction companies say employees are not.
  • 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.
  • Sisters Help Fort Yates Students

    Sisters Help Fort Yates Students

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:32:40 GMT
    Four sisters from India are serving in Fort Yates. The Carmelite sisters are working with children at the St. Bernard Mission School. Krista Harju has more tonight.
    Four sisters from India are serving in Fort Yates. The Carmelite sisters are working with children at the St. Bernard Mission School.
  • 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.
  • Marathon Raises Sexual Assault Awareness

    Marathon Raises Sexual Assault Awareness

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:07:33 GMT
    The Race to Zero 5K Run/Walk for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention begins at 9 a.m. tomorrow, and some are running for the first time.  Team Kaizen, Japanese for small changes to the greater good,
    The Race to Zero 5K Run/Walk for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention begins at 9 a.m. tomorrow, and some are running for the first time.  Team Kaizen, Japanese for small changes to the greater good,
  • 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."
  • Bismarck Man Faces 50 Years For Child Porn

    Bismarck Man Faces 50 Years For Child Porn

    Friday, April 11 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-11 21:46:51 GMT
    What started as a meeting through an online video game has ended with one man has being charged in child pornography case.Garron Gonzalez of Bismarck attempted to persuade a 15 year old to send naked photos
    What started as a meeting through an online video game has ended with one man has being charged in child pornography case.
  • 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.
  • Tractor Accident Leaves One Man Dead

    Tractor Accident Leaves One Man Dead

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:06:49 GMT
    One man is dead and another one charged with his death after a tractor accident north of New England early this morning.The North Dakota Highway Patrol says Justin Binstock, 35, was driving a tractor with
    One man is dead and another one charged with his death after a tractor accident north of New England early this morning.
  • Bank Turns Over Counterfeit Money

    Bank Turns Over Counterfeit Money

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:05:33 GMT
    Yet another counterfeit bill has been reported to authorities. Bismarck police say the Bank of North Dakota found a fake $100 bill which had no security strip. The bill came from U.S. Bank. The bill was
    Another counterfeit bill has been reported to authorities.
  • 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.
  • Bowen Closing For Weekend Events

    Bowen Closing For Weekend Events

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:21:16 GMT
    Due to the Dakota Garden Expo and the Jake Owen concert Bowen Ave. closed yesterday at 5 p.m. and will be re-opened on April 13 by noon.  For more information about the street closure, please contact
    Due to the Dakota Garden Expo and the Jake Owen concert Bowen Ave. closed yesterday at 5 p.m. and will be re-opened on April 13 by noon.
  • Clint Black Concert Rescheduled

    Clint Black Concert Rescheduled

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:09 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:09:38 GMT
    The April 12, 2014, performance of country musician Clint Black at The Pavilion at Prairie Knights Casino & Resort has been rescheduled for Aug. 23, 2014, due to illness. April 12 tickets will be honored at
    The Clint Black concert at The Pavilion at Prairie Knights Casino & Resort has been rescheduled for Aug. 23.
  • Heitkamp's Staff Reports Assault

    Heitkamp's Staff Reports Assault

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-04-11 14:35:12 GMT
    Police were called to the William Guy Building this afternoon after a member of Heidi Heitkamp's staff reported she had been assaulted by a disorderly female. Heitkamp's staff member had been working one-on-one
    Bismarck police responded to the William Guy Building this afternoon to a report that a woman had assaulted someone from Senator Heidi Heitkamp's office.
  • 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.
  • North Dakota Tops Poll In Education

    North Dakota Tops Poll In Education

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:42:28 GMT
    Nearly nine out of 10 North Dakotans rated the state's Public School Education as excellent or good in a recent survey. That's the highest rating in the country. According to a new Gallup Poll, North
    Nearly nine out of 10 North Dakotans rated the state's Public School Education as excellent or good in a recent survey. That's the highest rating in the country.
  • Police Update Youth Program

    Police Update Youth Program

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:05:49 GMT
    The Bismarck Police Youth Bureau announced big changes they've made to their youth program. The PYB website has been updated. And now, parents and agencies can find the program easier and also find helpful
    The Bismarck Police Youth Bureau announced big changes they've made to their youth program.
  • Survey Ranks North Dakota Schools Excellent

    Survey Ranks North Dakota Schools Excellent

    Thursday, April 10 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-04-10 21:26:35 GMT
    According to a recent survey by the Gallup poll, 87 percent of North Dakotans rate their schools as good to excellent. That is higher than any other state. Tatiana Cash will have more on the survey and
    According to a recent survey by the Gallup poll, 87 percent of North Dakotans rate their schools as good to excellent. That is higher than any other state.
  • Weather Service Predicts Cannonball Crest

    Weather Service Predicts Cannonball Crest

    Thursday, April 10 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-04-10 21:17:36 GMT
    The National Weather Service has increased the projected water level on the Cannonball River at Breien. Yesterday, the Cannonball River at Breien had a projected crest of 10.6-Feet. Around 3 this afternoon
    The National Weather Service has increased the projected water level on the Cannonball River at Breien.
  • Bismarck Student Wins Poetry Contest

    Bismarck Student Wins Poetry Contest

    Thursday, April 10 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-04-10 20:08:56 GMT
    Bismarck Sunrise Elementary's Payton Volk won the Human Rights Poetry Contest. She says she was inspired to wrote the winning poem from her mother. Bismarck Mayor John Watford gave her the award certificate,
    Bismarck Sunrise Elementary's Payton Volk won the Human Rights Poetry Contest.
  • 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.
  • Winter Causes Higher Frost Depth

    Winter Causes Higher Frost Depth

    Thursday, April 10 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-04-10 19:48:40 GMT
    The NDSU Extension Research Center in Williston is one of the six sites in the state that has data regarding the frost depth in the soils. After this past winter, it's no surprise the depths are record
    Williston is one of the six sites in the state that has data regarding the frost depth in the soils. After this past winter, it's no surprise the depths are record breaking.
  • Jamestown Woman Faces Multiple Charges

    Jamestown Woman Faces Multiple Charges

    Thursday, April 10 2014 12:54 PM EDT2014-04-10 16:54:47 GMT
    A 26- year-old Jamestown woman was arrested after police received an anonymous phonecall reporting suspicious activity in a park. When police arrived on scene, they asked Lindsay Stroh to search her car
    A 26- year-old Jamestown woman was arrested.
  • Counties Issue Controlled Burn Procedures

    Counties Issue Controlled Burn Procedures

    Thursday, April 10 2014 12:29 PM EDT2014-04-10 16:29:31 GMT
    Burleigh and Morton Counties are issuing controlled burn procedures for their residents. Landowners, equipment operators and outdoor enthusiasts are requested to take proper precautions during all open
    Burleigh and Morton Counties are issuing controlled burn procedures for their residents.
  • Sheriff Department Responds To Trailer Fire

    Sheriff Department Responds To Trailer Fire

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:59:06 GMT
    A trailer home was engulfed in flames last night near Sterling. The Burleigh County Sheriff's Department says around 11 p.m. last night they responded to the home located on Highway 10. There were no injuries
    A trailer home was engulfed in flames last night near Sterling.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Mandan Store Offers Homemade Goods

    Mandan Store Offers Homemade Goods

    Friday, January 3 2014 2:04 PM EST2014-01-03 19:04:30 GMT
    A newly opened business in Mandan is aimed at making you feel at home. Gramma Brauns opened in October and replaced the "Buck Or So" dollar store. The owners of the dollar store decided that a certain
    A newly opened business in Mandan is aimed at making you feel at home. Gramma Brauns opened in October and replaced the "Buck Or So" dollar store.
  • 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.
  • Man Helps Cancer Patients With Four Wheels

    Man Helps Cancer Patients With Four Wheels

    Friday, December 27 2013 6:12 PM EST2013-12-27 23:12:57 GMT
    A chauffeur's life isn't so bad. You might get to drive around with celebrities. The pay might be pretty good. On the other hand, what if you simply volunteer to drive people around because they have no
    A chauffeur's life isn't so bad. You might get to drive around with celebrities. The pay might be pretty good. On the other hand, what if you simply volunteer to drive people around because they have no
  • Inside Business: Gartner's Capital Shoe Hospital

    Inside Business: Gartner's Capital Shoe Hospital

    Tuesday, September 3 2013 12:08 PM EDT2013-09-03 16:08:37 GMT
    It's easy to find a place to buy a pair of shoes. But finding somewhere that will make sure you get the right fit, and then take care of that shoe down the road, is a lot harder. One store in downtown
    It's easy to find a place to buy a pair of shoes. But finding somewhere that will make sure you get the right fit, and then take care of that shoe down the road, is a lot harder.
  • Main Street Minute: HealthSource Chiropractic

    Main Street Minute: HealthSource Chiropractic

    Monday, August 19 2013 7:38 PM EDT2013-08-19 23:38:06 GMT
    A new chiropractic clinic is now open in Bismarck. HealthSource Chiropractic is a progressive rehab and wellness clinic that takes a whole body approach to chiropractic care. One location has already been
    A new chiropractic clinic is now open in Bismarck.
  • Inside Business: Roots Boutique and Salon

    Inside Business: Roots Boutique and Salon

    Tuesday, July 30 2013 8:05 PM EDT2013-07-31 00:05:07 GMT
    If you visit Bismarck's newest hair salon expecting to find a typical hairdresser or a Floyd's Barber Shop, you might discover a lot more than you anticipated. Store owners Scott and Carol Markovic wanted
    If you visit Bismarck's newest hair salon expecting to find a typical hairdresser or a Floyd's Barber Shop, you might discover a lot more than you anticipated.
  • Main Street Minute: Suhr and Lofgren & Eco Chic

    Main Street Minute: Suhr and Lofgren & Eco Chic

    Monday, July 29 2013 7:37 PM EDT2013-07-29 23:37:51 GMT
    Two former prosecutors have created a new law firm in Bismarck. Lloyd Suhr and Jackson Lofgren have a combined nearly sixteen years of experience as prosecutors in Burleigh and Morton Counties. Now, they've
    Two former prosecutors create a new law firm in Bismarck, and a popular earth-friendly boutique expands from Fargo into Bismarck.
  • Inside Business: Amish Country Furnishings

    Inside Business: Amish Country Furnishings

    Tuesday, July 16 2013 7:36 PM EDT2013-07-16 23:36:57 GMT
    Finding the right piece of furniture to fit a room's unique shape, size or decor can be a frustrating process. But, at Amish Country Furnishings, you don't have to settle for good enough or run of the
    Finding the right piece of furniture to fit a room's unique shape, size or decor can be a frustrating process. But, at Amish Country Furnishings, you don't have to settle for good enough or run of the mill. Owner Justin Schmaltz says the choices are nearly limitless when it comes to custom-made furniture.
  • Inside Business: Puklich Chevrolet

    Inside Business: Puklich Chevrolet

    Tuesday, July 9 2013 7:43 PM EDT2013-07-09 23:43:25 GMT
    Elyse Puklich has never been a stranger to the business of selling cars."I've grown up with some of the people here.  There are technicians that are as old as I am," says Puklich.She began working in
    Elyse Puklich is not a stranger to the business of selling cars. She began working in the car business when she was just 14, much like her father did when he was a teen. And now, she is in the driver's seat, making some changes of her own. 
  • Good Works: Cancer Wigs

    Good Works: Cancer Wigs

    Friday, July 5 2013 7:51 PM EDT2013-07-05 23:51:53 GMT
    Friendships can be forged in the most difficult of circumstances. Doreen Sheldon is going through a second round of chemotherapy for ovarian cancer. And it was in this room is where she met Cheryl Renville,
    We've all been touched by cancer. It could be a family member, a friend, or even us. Fortunately, it's not the death sentence it once was. Medical advances have saved countless lives.  Even so, there can still be scary moments. That's why it's so important to have people standing in your corner.
  • Inside Business: Red Wing Shoes

    Inside Business: Red Wing Shoes

    Tuesday, June 25 2013 8:33 PM EDT2013-06-26 00:33:59 GMT
    It's not hard to find a place to park at Red Wing Shoes. That's because the store is a part of the Parkade, a 450-car parking ramp on Broadway in downtown Bismarck. Red Wing Shoes was the first tenant
    That's because the perfect fit is the heart and 'sole' of the business. But what is getting a little snug is the retail space itself. After 43 years, the store is set to expand, growing from 1,500 to 2,100 square feet, and it will also expand its offerings.
  • Inside Business: Flash Printing

    Inside Business: Flash Printing

    Tuesday, June 18 2013 7:53 PM EDT2013-06-18 23:53:33 GMT
    The presses are rolling...but the ink isn't just on the paper.  You can also find it in Roger Kubik's blood."It's a fun business."Kubik started Flash Printing in 1975 after working in another local print
    Flash Printing opened it's doors in 1975. One small, used printing press built the business, helping it expand from one employee to ten.  But that's not the only thing that's changed, so has printing technology.
  • Inside Business: Cloverdale Foods Company

    Inside Business: Cloverdale Foods Company

    Cloverdale Foods Company started in Mandan in 1915 as the Mandan Creamery.  Over the years, the company has continued to expand and evolve, and today it is one of the largest pork processing businesses
    Cloverdale Foods Company started in Mandan in 1915 as the Mandan Creamery.  Over the years, the company has continued to expand and evolve, and today it is one of the largest pork processing businesses in the upper Midwest.
  • Main Street Minute: BNSF and U.S. Forest Service

    Main Street Minute: BNSF and U.S. Forest Service

    Monday, June 3 2013 9:01 PM EDT2013-06-04 01:01:35 GMT
    BNSF Railway opened a new Economic Development office in downtown Bismarck. The railway says the expanded presence will help them serve existing and new customers in the region. They say the office will
    Offices are expanding, opening and moving around in Bismarck. Retha Colclasure takes a look at what's changing in this week's Main Street Minute.
  • Main Street Minute: Parker Dental and Peacock Alley

    Main Street Minute: Parker Dental and Peacock Alley

    As Bismarck and Mandan continue to grow, so do the need for services. And a few extras are finding their way in at existing businesses as well, giving a bigger-city feel to a growing community. There's
    As Bismarck and Mandan continue to grow, so do the need for services. And a few extras are finding their way in at existing businesses as well, giving a bigger-city feel to a growing community.
  • Inside Business: Scheels

    Inside Business: Scheels

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 9:23 PM EDT2013-05-22 01:23:14 GMT
    Scheels has had a growing presence in Bismarck ever since the Fargo-based company first opened in the city in the 1960s. Now, the store is even bigger.The final pieces are finally being put into place
    Scheels has had a growing presence in Bismarck ever since the Fargo-based company first opened in the city in the 1960s. Now, the store is even bigger.
  • Main Street Minute: Investment Centers of America and Scheels

    Main Street Minute: Investment Centers of America and Scheels

    Monday, May 20 2013 9:03 PM EDT2013-05-21 01:03:49 GMT
    Businesses with a long history in Bismarck are making a few changes; growing, expanding and renovating. Investment Centers of America is now Planning Team Financial Advisors in Bismarck. They also have
    Retha Colclasure takes a look at one business that's changing a name and another business preparing for the future.
  • Main Street Minute: Salon Concrete and Tap-In Tavern

    Main Street Minute: Salon Concrete and Tap-In Tavern

    Tuesday, May 14 2013 8:44 PM EDT2013-05-15 00:44:07 GMT
    A downtown beauty salon is adding one more service. Salon Concrete has been open for about a year, and recently added two tanning booths. One is a traditional tanning bed, and the other, a stand up tanner.
    There's a lot of change going on in already established businesses in Bismarck.
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    Souris Valley Animals Shelter Hosts Evening to PAWS

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-20 22:56:02 GMT
    Caring for lost and unwanted animals, finding those animals loving homes, and promoting responsible pet ownership, are some of the goals of the Souris Valley Animals Shelter in Minot.  
    Caring for lost and unwanted animals, finding those animals loving homes, and promoting responsible pet ownership, are some of the goals of the Souris Valley Animals Shelter in Minot.  
  • Easter Egg Hunt in Minot

    Easter Egg Hunt in Minot

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-04-20 22:53:51 GMT
    The Roosevelt Park Zoo held their annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday afternoon. 
    The Roosevelt Park Zoo held their annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday afternoon. 
  • Planned Power Outages in Bismarck

    Planned Power Outages in Bismarck

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-04-20 22:51:59 GMT
    Montana-Dakota Utilities says customers need to prepare for a planned power outage starting Tuesday morning.
    Montana-Dakota Utilities says customers need to prepare for a planned power outage starting Tuesday morning.
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