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Zombie Homes Petition Video included

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If you see a woman wearing a teal wind breaker walking up and down the streets of Minot, she's not just getting some exercise, she is trying to save the city. With her she carries a petition, asking More>>

Ducks Unlimited

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North Dakota is home to many ducks, and the folks at Ducks Unlimited hope to keep it that way. The Souris River Valley group raised over 100 thousand dollars last year ranking them as the 45th most active More>>

Visit Minot Celebrates Good Year Video included

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The 36th inaugural Visit Minot Meeting welcomed entrepreneurs from all over the area today. Director Wendy Howe and her team also welcomed a special key note speaker. A self made success, Lee Silber More>>

Life Saving Devices Throughout Williston

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Sudden cardiac emergencies can happen to anyone, anywhere. Having Automated External Defibrillator resources - or AEDs - available to the public can save lives. Mercy Medical Center received a grant More>>

Business Beat 4-17-14 Video included

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A longtime business that called Town and Country Center home from years has changed its ownership...and name recently. 2014 started with Gary's Hairstylists being known as Les Beaux. Ownership remains More>>

Student Spotlight --- Surrey Video included

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She's hoping for a career helping others in nursing or social work. Let's go to Surrey to meet Elayne Deibert in tonight's Student Spotlight. (Elayne Deibert, Surrey Senior) "It's always been important More>>

MHS Boys Golf Team Preparing for Season Opener Video included

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The Minot High boys golf team is looking to pick up right where it left off last season. 21 players are out for this years team that returns 4 of its top 6 golfers after finishing 4th last year in the More>>

Student Spotlight --- Dunseith Video included

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Finally tonight, Student Spotlight - where we focus on a top graduate from a local high school. This time, we're in Dunseith where Molly Allery is at the top of her class. (Molly Allery, Dunseith Senior) More>>

Moldy Homes Reopening? Video included

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Nearly three years after the flood of the Mouse River, some Minot homes are just now being cleaned up and rebuilt. But some homeowners say the flooded homes that had been untouched until now - what some More>>

Man With Gun Arrested at Courthouse

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A man carrying a loaded gun was arrested outside the Williams County Courthouse Tuesday. Authorities say Ronald Gibbons was carrying a concealed, loaded pistol and meth paraphernalia when he was arrested. Gibbons More>>

Border Patrol Makes Arrests in Minot

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Six people were arrested in Minot last week by the U.S. Border Patrol. Kris Grogan of the Border Patrol Public Affairs Office said the arrests were made as a result of "encounters near several local establishments," More>>

Williston: Reworking Zoning Ordinances Video included

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As needs evolve in Western North Dakota, Williston officials are taking steps to be sure zoning ordinances apply to the current needs of the city. Principal Planner Donald Kress says it's rare for a city More>>

State Fair Concert Series Video included

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On days like today it doesn't feel like we will ever make it to summer. And while the city of Minot deals with another freshly fallen blanket of snow ticket sales are booming for the North Dakota State More>>

Three Apply for Judgeship Opening

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Three Minot attorneys have applied to become a judge in the Northwest Judicial District. Judge William McLees is stepping down this summer, leaving an opening. Lawyers Kelly Dillon, Stacy Louser, and More>>

Man With Gun Arrested at Williston Trial Site

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A man carrying a loaded gun was arrested outside the Williams County Courthouse Tuesday. Authorities say Ronald Gibbons was carrying a concealed, loaded pistol and meth paraphernalia when he was arrested. Gibbons More>>

Coach Leaving Minot State Video included

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The new head football coach at Minot State University is heading back to Minnesota. Todd Hoffner announced this afternoon he would return to his coaching duties at Minnesota State-Mankato, effective tomorrow. Hoffner More>>

Woman Dies of Injuries in Crash Video included

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A woman involved in a crash south of Minot yesterday has died. The Highway Patrol reports 42-year-old Maria Schermerhorn of Mesa was driving a car that crossed in front of a pickup on Highway 83 at the More>>

Rice Lake Water Still Rising Video included

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Rice Lake has risen another two feet in the last year...and now only has three more feet to go before water would flow out of it naturally. If it gets to that point, more than 100 homes would be lost More>>

Williston State College Construction Video included

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Construction season is nearly year-round in Western North Dakota. Williston State College campus projects are busy with the spring thaw. Construction has started on the second of two apartment buildings More>>

Woman-Owned Businesses Video included

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If you are a woman looking to own a business, you might have better luck in North Dakota. The U.S. Census Bureau reports, since 1997 the number of female owned and operated companies nearly doubled in More>>

Student Spotlight --- Kenmare Video included

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She pictures herself in the ag service industry in the future. And she is the top graduate at Kenmare High School this year. Let's meet Katie Nelson in tonight's Student Spotlight. (Katie Nelson, Kenmare More>>

MSU Football Coach Leaving - Going Back to Minnesota

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The newly-hired football coach at Minot State University is headed back to Mankato.

Todd Hoffner was hired in January to take over as MSU's football coach.

He had been fired from his head coaching job at Minnesota State-Mankato last year, although the university gave no reason for his dismissal.
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Traffic Signal Knocked Out

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A traffic signal at the intersection of US Highway 83 and 46th Ave. NW (North 83 | 2 and 52 bypass intersection) has been struck by a vehicle and knocked down. As of 11:45 a.m., the signal is currently More>>

Oil Dumping Brings Charges

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Criminal charges have been filed against a Mountrail county truck driver accused of illegally dumping oil drilling waste, announced Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem. Leo Slemin, a driver with Black Hills More>>

ND 4th in Economic Measure

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North Dakota fell from second to fourth in the annual economic outlook competitiveness ranking by the American Legislative Exchange Council. The Rich States, Poor States report rates Utah as the top state More>>

Two Injured in Highway Collision Video included

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Emergency crews responded to a 2-vehicle accident that happened at 4:40 this afternoon about 15 miles south of Minot at the junction of highways 83 and 23. The North Dakota Highway patrol reports 42-year-old More>>

Rail Car Shortage "Critical" Video included

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The shortage of rail cars for North Dakota's ag industry is critical. That's how the general manager of SunPrairie Grain in Minot describes the squeeze being put on farmers and grain elevators. Brad More>>

School Board on Bond Results Video included

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Results of the Minot Public Schools bond vote became official this afternoon after the Minot Public School Board made decisions on a handful of disputed ballots. In the end, the final vote tally was changed More>>

Community Foundation Project Video included

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One in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime, according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The organization also reports around 3 million children will witness More>>

Rugby Doctor Wins National Award Video included

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A North Dakota man has been named the Rural Health Practitioner of the Year by the National Rural Health Association. Dr. Hubert Seiler or Rugby will pick up his award at ceremonies in Las Vegas next More>>

McKenzie Co: Legislature & Roads Video included

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Progress has been made...but there is still a ways to go. That is how McKenzie County Commission Chairman Ron Anderson sees the current road situation in his county. The oil-heavy region of the state More>>

Student Spotlight --- Glenburn Video included

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There are co-valedictorians at Glenburn High School this year. Emily Miller and Jennifer Poth are sharing the top spot in their graduating class. In tonight's Student Spotlight, we hear from Emily Miller. (Emily More>>

Man Sentenced For Killing His Brother

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A Bismarck man who is an enrolled member of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation was sentenced to 14 years in federal prison today. 26-year-old Orlen Francis Smith, Jr., attacked three people at a home More>>

Relay For Life Team

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You've seen it in the news before -- Someone shaves their head to show support to a friend with cancer. But could you do it? Emily Medalen has more on how one area woman stuck by her friend and kept More>>

Relay for Life Team Meets a Special Goal

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You've seen it in the news before -- Someone shaves their head to show support to a friend with cancer. But could you do it? Emily Medalen has more on how one area woman stuck by her friend and kept More>>

Student Spotlight Leeds High School

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Our Student Spotlight introduces us to top graduating high school seniors in the region. Tonight, we travel to Leeds to meet the two people who tied for the top honors. (Mylie Herman, Leeds Senior) "We More>>

Pathfinder Parent Center Hosts Parent Involvement Conference

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Raising a child with disabilities can be a difficult task without support from others. Knowing where to turn for that support is key for parents...so getting them that information was part of the goal More>>

Aircraft Modelers Take Flight

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The snow is finally off the ground, and for the Minot Aircraft Modelers, this means flying season has officially begun. The group had their annual mall show today, exhibiting the different types of planes More>>

Women's Retreat at MSU

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Over 900 women gathered in Minot this weekend for retreat to listen to a nationally known speaker and writer lead them on their adventure in faith. Lysa Terkeurst is the president of proverbs 31 ministry, More>>

MSU Modernizes 'Miss Julie'

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Drama, Romance, and a lusty battle of control were all showcased at the Minot State theatrical adaptation of "Miss Julie". The original play was written in by August Strinberg in the 1880's, and though More>>

Minot Jiu Jitsu Heads to Nationals

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It's a sport that's not talked about often in the Minot area -- but that may be about to change. 10 members of our local Jiu Jitsu team are heading to the national competition next month. The group began More>>

Student Spotlight - Westhope

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Two students are finishing their time at Westhope High School with perfect GPAs. They are the subjects of tonight's Student Spotlight. (Sage Ballantyne, Westhope Senior) "I think I did well here in Westhope More>>

Man Charged With Rape

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A Minot man is charged with raping a local woman when their consensual encounter continued after the woman had told him to stop. 22-year-old Sam Valasquez is facing a Class Double-A Felony charge of Gross More>>

Rugby Jail Upgrading

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Eight months after the state cracked down on a regional jail in Rugby, the new administrator of the facility says things are looking up. The Heart of America Correctional and Treatment Center was cited More>>

NAWS Water Still Years Away Video included

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It's a very critical project for this part of the state. That's how State Engineer Todd Sando characterizes NAWS - the Northwest Area Water Supply project. But Sando says it will still be years before More>>

Water Possibly Contaminated

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Chemicals, possibly including antifreeze, may have been introduced into a Tioga Apartment complex's water system to thaw water lines. That's according to a release issued by the state health department. Tioga More>>

Craft Show Invades Arena Video included

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Horse hair, Goat milk, barbed wire, leather, logs... Its not a day on the farm, its The Big One. Hundreds of craft makers and artisans have come together inside the North Dakota State Fair Expo Center More>>

Students Turn to Wax for Class Video included

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Some great figures in history were on display at TGU-Granville this afternoon. The library hosted a wax museum display - with 5th grade students playing the roles of the wax museum displays. From Daniel More>>

Student Spotlight --- Granville Video included

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Time for tonight's Student Spotlight, shining the light on another top high school graduate. This time we're in Granville to meet Kendra Johnson. (Kendra Johnson, TGU-Granville Senior) "I think I excelled More>>

DLB Baseball Preview

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Last year the Des Lacs-Burlington Lakers baseball team had their season end earlier than they wanted to when they lost a play-in game to the region baseball tournament. The team is looking to rebound this 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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  • Zombie Homes Petition

    Zombie Homes Petition

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:52:39 GMT
    If you see a woman wearing a teal wind breaker walking up and down the streets of Minot, she's not just getting some exercise, she is trying to save the city. With her she carries a petition, asking
    If you see a woman wearing a teal wind breaker walking up and down the streets of Minot, she's not just getting some exercise, she is trying to save the city. With her she carries a petition, asking
  • Ducks Unlimited

    Ducks Unlimited

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:39 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:39:50 GMT
    North Dakota is home to many ducks, and the folks at Ducks Unlimited hope to keep it that way. The Souris River Valley group raised over 100 thousand dollars last year ranking them as the 45th most active
    North Dakota is home to many ducks, and the folks at Ducks Unlimited hope to keep it that way. The Souris River Valley group raised over 100 thousand dollars last year ranking them as the 45th most active
  • Visit Minot Celebrates Good Year

    Visit Minot Celebrates Good Year

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:27 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:27:27 GMT
    The 36th inaugural Visit Minot Meeting welcomed entrepreneurs from all over the area today. Director Wendy Howe and her team also welcomed a special key note speaker. A self made success, Lee Silber
    The 36th inaugural Visit Minot Meeting welcomed entrepreneurs from all over the area today. Director Wendy Howe and her team also welcomed a special key note speaker. A self made success, Lee Silber
  • Minot/Williston SportsMore>>

  • Mankato Football

    Mankato Football

    Mankato Football

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:24:03 GMT
    One day after it seemed Todd Hoffner would be returning to Mankato State as its new head football coach there's another twist in the story of the infamous coach who was recently re-instated by an arbitrator.
    One day after it seemed Todd Hoffner would be returning to Mankato State as its new head football coach there's another twist in the story of the infamous coach who was recently re-instated by an arbitrator.
  • Hoffner Returning to MSU-Mankato

    Hoffner Returning to MSU-Mankato

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:46:42 GMT
    It was decision day today for Minot State football coach Todd Hoffner and the coaches decision is not what Minot State University football fans wanted to hear. After a short stint as the head coach of
    It was decision day today for Minot State football coach Todd Hoffner and the coaches decision is not what Minot State University football fans wanted to hear. After a short stint as the head coach of
  • MSU Football Coach Leaving - Going Back to Minnesota

    MSU Football Coach Leaving - Going Back to Minnesota

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:06:31 GMT
    The newly-hired football coach at Minot State University is announcing his future plans at a news conference this afternoon. Todd Hoffner was hired in January to take over as MSU's football coach. He
    The newly-hired football coach at Minot State University is headed back to Mankato.

    Todd Hoffner was hired in January to take over as MSU's football coach.

    He had been fired from his head coaching job at Minnesota State-Mankato last year, although the university gave no reason for his dismissal.
  • U.S. & World NewsMore>>

  • Algeria's ailing president wins 4th term

    Algeria's ailing president wins 4th term

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:51:25 GMT
    Algerian officials say President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has won a fourth term in office with a landslide 81 percent of the vote.
    Algerian officials say President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has won a fourth term in office with a landslide 81 percent of the vote.
  • Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off

    Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:42:10 GMT
    Relatives of the police officer authorities say was killed by the Boston bombing suspects are remembering him a year later.
    Family members and friends of the police officer authorities say was killed by the Boston Marathon bombing suspects are honoring him a year later.
  • Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:41:53 GMT
    Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev.
    Dashing hopes of progress raised by a diplomatic deal in Geneva, pro-Russian insurgents who have occupied government buildings in more than 10 Ukrainian cities said Friday they will not leave them until the country's...
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