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Firefighters Begin Fundraiser Video included

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Local firefighters are hoping to cause some minor traffic jams over the next few days - for a good cause. More>>

Wednesday's Fair Attendance

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We're still keeping an eye on attendance numbers over the course of the State Fair. More>>

Fair Exhibitor Assaulted Video included

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Last night at the North Dakota State Fair, a hired performer was attacked right next to his trailer. More>>

Florida Georgia Line Concert Video included

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Florida Georgia Line fans started lining up hours in advance for tonight's concert. More>>

Waiting for Florida Georgia Line Video included

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How much dedication do you have for your favorite band?  More>>

Senior Day at the Fair Video included

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Thursday at the State Fair is traditionally the day when senior citizens get a special welcome. More>>

Water Day at the Fair Video included

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Among the many other activities and attractions to be enjoyed at the North Dakota State Fair is Water Day. More>>

Business Beat 7-24-14 Video included

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Two full days of the North Dakota State Fair remain...that means two full days to shop!  More>>

David Carsten's Fair Experience Video included

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David Carsten was a weather kid for us a few months ago, and now he's back to report with Emily Medalen on a look at the North Dakota State fair through the eyes of a sixth grade boy. More>>

Police Searching for Shooter

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Minot Police are hoping you might recognize a man they believe discharged a gun on the city's north hill last month. More>>

One Killed, Nine Injured in Two Traffic Accidents

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One person was killed and nine others were injured in two separate traffic accidents early Wednesday morning. More>>

Fair Attendance Jumps

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State Fair attendance numbers are inching toward a comeback with the biggest Tuesday attendance in fair history. More>>

KX Coop Day Promotes Cooperation Video included

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It was KX Coop day at the North Dakota State Fair...Dozens of regional cooperatives gathered under the big top to greet customers and give away prizes. More>>

Free Breakfast, Ice Cream for Coop Day Video included

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KX-Coop Day got off to a wet start, with rain showers hitting the fairgrounds around 6:30.But by 7:30, the rain had stopped and the first event of the day began - a free pancake and sausage breakfast. More>>

Teachers Learn During Coop Day Video included

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A group of about 35 teachers pounded the pavement of the North Dakota State Fairgrounds this afternoon. More>>

Fire Damages Mobile Home Video included

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A mobile home in Holiday Park was destroyed by fire this morning. More>>

Lake Darling Dam Work Video included

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It was a first today at the Lake Darling Dam...A major inspection of the dam gates was underway. More>>

Mayo Clinic Celebrates Anniversary Video included

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The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota has long been a point of referral for patients with specialized or unusual medical conditions. More>>

Who's Who: Toilet Paper Toils Video included

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Cleaning up after thousands of people at the North Dakota State Fair is a team effort. More>>

Major Fire in Williston Forces Evacuations Video included

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Explosions and fire rocked an oilfield service company on the southeast edge of Williston at about midnight. More>>

Firefighters Get Picnic Lunch Video included

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Crews working to keep the fire contained and those keeping people a safe distance away certainly didn't go hungry today. More>>

Rail Crews Practice Emergency Response Video included

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The possibility of a dangerous accident on the railroads of North Dakota is something that requires your local firefighters and emergency responders to be prepared for the worst. More>>

Fair Attendance Update Video included

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The State Fair's attendance numbers are falling behind last year's count. More>>

Clean Water Amendment at Fair Video included

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With the rapid and recent development of many areas in North Dakota, conservation is a word on many people's minds. More>>

Water Needs in North Central North Dakota Video included

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Much of the infrastructure for the Northwest Area Water Supply project has been built. More>>

Who's Who: Livestock Judges Video included

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The barns are among the sights and smells of the fair.Many of those animals are lining up for various competitions. More>>

Chemical Fire to Burn Itself Out in Williston

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A fire in east Williston has closed Highway 1804 and forced officials to recommend the evacuation of a half-mile area surrounding Red River Supply in east Williston. More>>

Fatal Accident Near Towner

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A Towner man was killed in the rollover of his pickup on a McHenry County road Sunday. More>>

Water Meeting is Wednesday

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The slow process of getting Missouri River water to north-central North Dakota takes an important step Wednesday. More>>

Fair Attendance Update Video included

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Attendance through the first three days of the North Dakota State Fair is lagging a bit behind last year's pace. More>>

Pride of Dakota Day Video included

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The North Dakota State Fair showcases the talents of this state in many ways, that's why today the fair wanted to take time to promote "Pride of Dakota" products. More>>

Food Drive at Fair Video included

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We've got some more food to talk about, but this time it's for donating. More>>

Who's Who: Dairy Booth Fundraisers Video included

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Thousands of people are walking the fairgrounds this week --- and thousands of dollars are exchanging hands. More>>

Eye on Energy: Bottineau County Oil Video included

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Bottineau County is the 11th top producing oil county in North Dakota. More>>

Bringing the Ranch to the Fairgrounds Video included

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Just because it's fair time doesn't mean the work on the farm stops...it just relocates for many kids. More>>

47th Hepatitis-C Case Confirmed

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A 47th person has been diagnosed with Hepatitis-C related to the outbreak in Minot. More>>

Fatal Crash Near Towner

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A Towner man was killed in the rollover of his pickup on a McHenry County road early Sunday. More>>

Midwest Dueling Pianos Video included

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The North Dakota State Fair is known for it's live country and rock music, but this year, fair-goers have the opportunity to hear any of their favorite songs by request - on two pianos.The Midwest Dueling pianos is a group of 14 pianists with the unique ability to hear songs on the radio, and be able to play them by ear on the piano.They travel around the country all year to perform at fairs, baseball games, weddings, and more.The pair that spent the weekend at the ND state fair says that ent... More>>

Downtown Infrastructure Milestone Video included

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It is a project 100 years coming... that's how old some of the underground infrastructure is in downtown Minot.In order to update and upgrade sewage pipes, water mains and the like, Project Manager Dave O'Shea has embarked on the biggest project of his career.The project is so big in fact, that Houston Engineering has enlisted the help of M.W.H. Americas, who has had associates all over the United State working on plans for the last 9 months.The 26-city-block, 25 Million Dollar PLUS project h... More>>

Who's Who at the Fair: Shovel Carriers Video included

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Horses are a parade favorite.But having about 50 horses walking the two main streets in Minot --- requires an extra clean up crew.Tonight in 'Who's Who at the Fair,' Jennifer Kleen introduces us to the volunteers bringing up the rear.The thing about dirty jobs: we're all grateful when someone else is willing.(Jayden Hausauser, Big Muddy Bandits Rodeo Drill Team) "We didn't have enough hands and I'm a non-riding member so I got nominated to be the pooper scooper, along with two other people."S... More>>

Frisbee Dogs Video included

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Going to work every day to spend time with your family - that includes 11 dogs - sounded like the perfect career to Jeff Wright and his wife, so they made it happen.The Wrights traveled all the way to the North Dakota State fair from Kentucky to show us Northerners what they do.The couple has spent the last 4 years traveling the country with their rescued dogs, to entertain audiences with their frisbee tricks.Crowds gathered at the state fair today to watch these dogs leap higher than 6 feet ... More>>

Burlington Mobile Home Fire Video included

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A fire west of Burlington claimed one family home this morning.Burlington and Minot Rural Fire Departments were called out around 11:30 for a mobile home fire located west of Highway 2 and 52 --- just before the highways split.Minot Rural Fire Assistant Chief,Rob Knuth says the family was home at the time of the fire but no injuries were reported.The Mid-Dakota Chapter of the American Red Cross has been contacted to assist the family.The Red Cross also delivered food and water to the crews wh... More>>

New Vein Surgery Trinity Video included

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Trinity Health estimates 30 million Americans suffer from varicose veins, but only about 2 million of them seek treatment.So last week they began providing a new radio wave procedure in hopes the less invasive procedure brings in more patients.It involves inserting a flexible tube into the diseased vein, then the vein is sealed shut, and blood re-routes into healthier veins.The procedure's name is Venefit Targeted Endovenous Therapy and it may be more affordable than you think.(Sidhar Naidu, ... More>>

Zombie Walk in New Town Video included

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What happens if a zombie catches you?If you're in the Zombie Walk in New Town, you turn into a zombie who helps raise moneyfor the local Boys and Girls Club.The group held a Zombie Walk at the Edgewater Golf Course in New Town this week.More than 250 people participated by walking or running the course - and trying to avoid the zombies who were lurking along the path.The walkers and runners wore belts with streamers attached - and if a zombie grabbed a streamer, the walker or runner became a ... More>>

Who's Who at the Fair: Parade of Kids Video included

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More than 220 floats traveled the North Dakota State Fair parade route this morning --- lasting about four hours from beginning to end.Restaurants, politicians and emergency services were creeping down the black top --- but in the wings, young and old alike stood by with waves and smiles.Jennifer Kleen talked to some of the youngest of those fair-goers for tonight's 'Who's Who at the Fair.'It may have been slow moving, but with the destination ahead, the journey was part of the fun.The parade... More>>

Woman Injured on Fair Ride Video included

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A young woman was injured on a carnival ride at the fair today.woman - in her early 20s - was on the Kamikaze ride…it turns upside down in a forward circle. More>>

First Day at the Fair Video included

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The State Fair brings people back year after year with attractions like the 4-H and FFA entries - more than 40-thousand of them - and the big name entertainment - such as Lady Antebellum - the group playing tonight at the grandstand. More>>

Lady Antebellum Concert

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Another big draw a the North Dakota State Fair is the musical entertainment. More>>

Council Hires Staab Video included

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The city of Minot officially has a new city manager. More>>

Food Frenzy Video included

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Each year a handful of food vendors debut a little something new for fair-goers to try here... More>>

Food Booth Inspections at Fair Video included

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Whether it's mini donuts or footlongs, many people take time to sample the food when they're at the State Fair. More>>

NDSF Who's Who: Benno Brothers Video included

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This year we're meet the people that make the state fair possible -- everyone from the clean up crew to you -- as the fair-goer. More>>

National Flu Vaccination Week

National Flu Vaccination Week

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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

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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>>

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  • Firefighters Begin Fundraiser

    Firefighters Begin Fundraiser

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:21 AM EDT2014-07-25 04:21:06 GMT
    Local firefighters are hoping to cause some minor traffic jams over the next few days - for a good cause.
    Local firefighters are hoping to cause some minor traffic jams over the next few days - for a good cause.
  • Wednesday's Fair Attendance

    Wednesday's Fair Attendance

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:19 AM EDT2014-07-25 04:19:54 GMT
    We're still keeping an eye on attendance numbers over the course of the State Fair.
    We're still keeping an eye on attendance numbers over the course of the State Fair.
  • Fair Exhibitor Assaulted

    Fair Exhibitor Assaulted

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:17 AM EDT2014-07-25 04:17:23 GMT
    Last night at the North Dakota State Fair, a hired performer was attacked right next to his trailer.
    Last night at the North Dakota State Fair, a hired performer was attacked right next to his trailer.
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    Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the crash of the Malaysian jetliner will bring about an international isolation that will cause...
    Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the crash of the Malaysian jetliner will bring about an international isolation that will cause serious and...
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    The Israeli military says an Israel soldier Hamas claimed to have captured in the Gaza Strip earlier this week was in fact killed in battle on that day.
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    Prosecutor: Man faces charges in hospital shooting

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    A man who authorities say fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex near Philadelphia and was then shot by his psychiatrist remains listed in critical condition.
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