KXnet.com;KX NewsMinot News, Weather, & Sports - KXNet.com - Bismarck/Minot/Williston/Dickinson-KXNEWS,ND

Changes at VisitMinot Follow Investigation Video included

Updated:

The former head of Visit Minot resigned from her job this summer just as an investigation requested by the group's board of directors was being delivered, claimed she had mishandled funds. More>>

Mountrail County Grabs Ag Position from NDSU

Updated:

A North Dakota county is taking control of its ag agent, cutting NDSU's Extension Service out of the process. More>>

Women Plead Not Guilty on Drug Sale Video included

Updated:

Two women accused of selling drugs to undercover agents in Minot entered "not guilty" pleas to the felony charges today. More>>

Taylor Pushes for Value Added Ag Video included

Updated:

The Ag Commissioner in North Dakota should use that bully pulpit to advocate for more value added agriculture operations in the state. More>>

Hess Helps Museum Video included

Updated:

This afternoon the Taube Museum of Art accepted a $3,000 donation from the Hess Corporation for their annual Artfest which runs October 17 and 18 on the North Dakota State Fairgrounds. More>>

Senior Safari at Zoo Video included

Updated:

Some special guests attended the Roosevelt Park Zoo today for the annual Senior Safari. More>>

Business Beat 8-21-14 Video included

Updated:

The Bakken's Boom obviously isn't just oil and gas...but projects and people. More>>

MSU Freshmen Get Moving Help

Updated:

Some have traveled a long way and others are from the area, but today marked the beginning of students moving into their new homes at MSU's campus. More>>

Hall of Fame Class Announced Video included

Updated:

Two legendary entertainers and a television star will join the ranks of the Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame in October. More>>

New MSU President Greets Staff Video included

Updated:

Minot State is ready to begin its second century of service to the region... More>>

Jared Rose Enters Guilty Plea

Updated:

A man accused of distributing drugs in the area has admitted to the crimes. More>>

Harvest Beginning Video included

Updated:

With heavy rains bearing down on the region, farmers are scrambling to get as much of their crops harvested as they can,before the moisture shuts them down. More>>

Solving ND's Puzzles Video included

Updated:

As a larger state in square miles, and among the smaller states in population, connecting the people of North Dakota can be a challenge. More>>

Searching for Assault Suspects

Updated:

Ward County Sheriff's investigators are asking for help in finding two men suspected of assaulting a woman Tuesday evening. More>>

Girl on Bike Dies in Accident Involving Pickup

Updated:

A 6-year-old girl is dead after being struck by a pickup truck while riding her bicycle in Rolla. More>>

Securing the Northern Border Video included

Updated:

Drug arrests in oil producing counties increased by 40 percent in one year. More>>

Highway Crash Involves Farm Tractor Video included

Updated:

One person was injured when a farm tractor and a semi truck collided on Highway Two this afternoon. More>>

County Waiting on Bond Vote Timing Video included

Updated:

Ward County Commissioners today tried to nail down a time to hold a special election required to ask citizens for more funds to complete a jail expansion... More>>

FEMA Approves Flood Assistance Video included

Updated:

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved a disaster declaration for parts of North Dakota due to damage from flooding in mid-to-late June. More>>

Pushing for Flood Control Decisions Video included

Updated:

We get tired of hearing about the roadblocks to progress on flood control. More>>

Dust Control Goes International Video included

Updated:

Williams County's efforts to limit dust on gravel roads in the county have attracted the attention of an Australian company. More>>

School Starts For Many in ND Video included

Updated:

It's the back to school season already, and many schools are seeing an increase in the number of kids in the hallways. More>>

Color Dash Raises Funds Video included

Updated:

The huge clouds of rainbow chalk have disappeared since Minot's Color Dash 5K over the weekend, but the money raised has now totaled more than $13,000. More>>

Convention Center Plan in Williston Video included

Updated:

A major real estate developer wants to spend more than 100 million dollars building a hotel, retail, and office complex in Williston. More>>

South Prairie School Construction Video included

Updated:

Minot's South Prairie School is under heavy construction. More>>

Newburg Teachers Prepare for School Video included

Updated:

Newburg students are heading back to the classroom this week. More>>

Minot City Alderman Resigns

Updated:

A Minot Alderman stepped down from the city council Monday. More>>

Educating on Ebola Video included

Updated:

The chances that Ebola could ever penetrate the borders of North Dakota are remote...but still, health officials want to make sure people in the state know about the disease that is spreading like wildfire through parts of the world. More>>

Eye on Energy: Williston Water Treatment Plant Video included

Updated:

Construction crews at the Williston Water Treatment Plant continue to work toward a goal. More>>

Job Corps Celebrates 50 Years Video included

Updated:

North Dakota is the fastest-growing economy in the nation -- and a skilled workforce is required to meet those demands. More>>

Lightning Hits Golf Flag stick Video included

Updated:

What happens when lightning hits a flag stick on a golf green?  Here's what it looked like at the Mohall Country Club recently. More>>

Rock the Leaves Video included

Updated:

The weather was great, the crowd was growing, and there was good energy and many surprises throughout the day. Toppler Dixon and many other local bands were a part of this year's Rock the leaves including Hazen natives Kendra and Krista of Tigerlily. More>>

Burli-Mot Half Marathon Video included

Updated:

Over 200 people didn't let a summer storm stop them from participating in the third annual Burli-Mot half marathon.That's just over 13 miles.  More>>

Rock the Leaves Video included

Updated:

Rock the Leaves features local and bigger name Christian bands in an alcohol free, family friendly setting to bring generations together through music. More>>

Shorter School Week in Dunseith Video included

Updated:

A four day school week has been approved for the first time in North Dakota. Funding cuts caused the Dunseith School District to cut four staff positions and consolidate a bus route last year. More>>

New MADC Leader Appointed

Updated:

The Minot Area Development Corporation has appointed a new leader. More>>

Final Interviews for Visit Minot Video included

Updated:

The search for Visit Minot's next Executive Director took a stop forward Friday afternoon. More>>

ND Secretary of State Candidate Video included

Updated:

North Dakota's Secretary of State, Al Jaeger, will have some new competition at the polls come November. More>>

Dancers Preparing for Camp

Updated:

The Minot High School Majettes Dance Team will be holding their annual Mini Majettes Dance Camp at the beginning of next month. More>>

Extended Hours for Sports Physicals Video included

Updated:

Athletes have an extra appointment on the back-to-school list: the annual sports physical. More>>

Bird Watchers Observe Seagulls

Updated:

A passion for bird watching takes birders on a journey to find the best spots for observation. More>>

National Flu Vaccination Week

National Flu Vaccination Week

Updated:

With the exciting holiday season also comes a not so jolly time -- influenza season. And if you haven't gotten your vaccination for the year, now's the time, because this week is National Flu Vaccination More>>

Cookies for Airmen

Cookies for Airmen

Updated:

Along with the holiday season, often comes holiday baking. The Minot Area Chamber of Commerce is helping to share sweetness by the dozen once again. Today the annual cookie drive for Minot airmen kicked More>>

  • MinotMore>>

  • Changes at VisitMinot Follow Investigation

    Changes at VisitMinot Follow Investigation

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:18:47 GMT
    The former head of Visit Minot resigned from her job this summer just as an investigation requested by the group's board of directors was being delivered, claimed she had mishandled funds.
    The former head of Visit Minot resigned from her job this summer just as an investigation requested by the group's board of directors was being delivered, claimed she had mishandled funds.
  • Mountrail County Grabs Ag Position from NDSU

    Mountrail County Grabs Ag Position from NDSU

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:17 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:17:42 GMT
    A North Dakota county is taking control of its ag agent, cutting NDSU's Extension Service out of the process.
    A North Dakota county is taking control of its ag agent, cutting NDSU's Extension Service out of the process.
  • Women Plead Not Guilty on Drug Sale

    Women Plead Not Guilty on Drug Sale

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:14 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:14:35 GMT
    Two women accused of selling drugs to undercover agents in Minot entered "not guilty" pleas to the felony charges today.
    Two women accused of selling drugs to undercover agents in Minot entered "not guilty" pleas to the felony charges today.
  • U.S. & World NewsMore>>

  • Obama faces options in Iraq and Syria

    Obama faces options in Iraq and Syria

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:45 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:45:45 GMT
    At the heart of President Barack Obama's quandary over the Islamic State militants is their haven in Syria.
    At the heart of President Barack Obama's quandary over the Islamic State militants is their haven in Syria.
  • US special ops tried but failed to find hostages

    US special ops tried but failed to find hostages

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:45 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:45:37 GMT
    President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find...
    President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them,...
  • As US airstrikes in Iraq grow, details stay thin

    As US airstrikes in Iraq grow, details stay thin

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:45 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:45:33 GMT
    America has returned to war, of a sort, in Iraq with airstrikes that have intensified in recent days against Islamic State militants. But details about the execution of this limited campaign, which so far includes...
    America has returned to war, of a sort, in Iraq with airstrikes that have intensified in recent days against Islamic State militants. But details about the execution of this limited campaign, which so far includes no...
  • Website Feedback

    We want to hear your ideas, suggestions, or feedback.

    * denotes required fields

    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thank you for your feedback! 

  • Email News

    The latest news delivered straight to your inbox.

    * denotes required fields


    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Quick Clicks
Closings/Delays
View list
Contests
Feeling Lucky?
Our apps
Mobile access
Viewer Photos
Submit yours!
Road Report
Current conditions
TV Listings
See what's on
Special Sections
Stories just for you
E-Mail Newsletter
Signup now
Powered by WorldNow
General information or questions:
kxinfo@kxnet.com

News:
Bismarck:
Phone: 701-223-9197
News Fax: 701-223-1985

News:
Minot:
Phone: 701-852-2104
News Fax: 701-838-1050
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXNET. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.