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City Council Passes Budget Video included

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A final city budget for Minot in 2015 was passed at tonight's City Council Meeting. More>>

New City Manager Assumes Position Video included

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With a new budget comes new leadership as well. Minot's newest city manager started today. More>>

Minot Police Investigating Death

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Authorities are investigating what's been deemed a suspicious death in Minot. More>>

Driver Struck by Train

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A Texas man died after a train struck the truck he was driving this morning. More>>

Eye on Energy: Williston Welcomes New Teachers Video included

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Williston schools increased enrollment by about 300 students for a K-12 total of 3,447 students. More>>

Kenmare Dedication Day Video included

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It is the end of an era and the beginning of a new one in Kenmare today. More>>

Governor Celebrates Belcourt Opening Video included

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Housing is hot topic in North Dakota.That's why Governor Jack Dalrymple joined the town of Belcourt in a celebration today.U.S. Container and Housing Incorporated has renovated an plant in the town that will bring more opportunities to the community. More>>

Suicide Prevention Walk Video included

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This Saturday is the Out of Darkness, suicide prevention walk and fundraiser at Roosevelt Park. More>>

Bishop Ryan Celebrates New Addition Video included

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It was a celebration today at Minot Catholic Schools of a three million dollar addition to the school -- made possible by the support of numerous people... More>>

Star-Spangled Celebration Video included

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Fort McHenry, Baltimore was the site where the Star-Spangled Banner poem was written --- the words that later became our national anthem. More>>

Berry Acres Ready to Open

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As the seasons change, outdoor activities are shifting from lake time to hay bale towers. More>>

Remembering 9/11 Video included

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The anniversary of the World Trade Center coming under attack is a tragedy etched into the memories of many. More>>

Domestic Violence Survivor Video included

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The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence estimates 1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime, but that most of those cases go unreported. More>>

Parkinson's Conference

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Headway has been in helping people who live with Parkinson's Disease over the last several years. More>>

Business Beat September 11th, 2014

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It stands out on the 2 and 52 bypass in west Minot -- a new home for Capital RV that officially was opened last week.  More>>

Opera Set for This Weekend Video included

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Blending the best of professional and community, Western Plains Opera Company is continuing the mission to provide outstanding opera in the north central plains while encouraging youth to pursue musical passion. More>>

Families Welcome Airmen Home Video included

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It was a warm homecoming for a chilly day --- even for the men and women flying in from the beaches of Guam. More>>

Taylor Spells Out Student Debt Solution Video included

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The Democratic candidate for Ag Commissioner rolled out a plan today that would slash student loan interest rates from the Bank of North Dakota. More>>

Christmas Box Angel of Hope in Westhope Video included

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The Christmas Box Angel of Hope was first thought of in a book by author Richard Paul Evans.  More>>

Eye on Agriculture: Late Harvest Video included

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2014's low temperatures mixed with a high amount of precipitation delayed farmers from seeding in their fields in the spring, and now it's putting off their harvest across a large swath of the state. More>>

Minot Country Club Progress Continues Video included

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Getting to cut the grass on a newly planted lawn can be a highlight. More>>

Proposal to Put Income Tax Rate to 0% Video included

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It's time to eliminate income tax in the state of North Dakota...That is the message state Representative Scott Louser hopes to take to Bismarck should he be elected to another term this November.In fact, he has penned legislation to do just that, that he says is generating plenty of support in the lead-up to the next legislative session that kicks off in about four months. More>>

Opposing View on Income Tax Rate Video included

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According to the Tax Commissioner's office, Income tax brings in seven hundred fifty million dollars a year. More>>

West Nile-Related Death Reported

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The State Health Department is reporting the first West Nile-related death in the state in 2014 according to West Nile Surveillance Coordinator Alicia Lepp. More>>

Crackers a Success in North Dakota Video included

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A spicy cracker created by a North Carolina woman has turned out to be a successful venture for a North Dakota company. More>>

United Way Kickoff Set for Wednesday Video included

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Enbridge is helping United Way begin their fundraising kick-off campaign tomorrow at the Arrowhead Shopping Center. 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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  • City Council Passes Budget

    City Council Passes Budget

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:45:49 GMT
    A final city budget for Minot in 2015 was passed at tonight's City Council Meeting.
    A final city budget for Minot in 2015 was passed at tonight's City Council Meeting.
  • New City Manager Assumes Position

    New City Manager Assumes Position

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:44:10 GMT
    With a new budget comes new leadership as well. Minot's newest city manager started today.
    With a new budget comes new leadership as well. Minot's newest city manager started today.
  • Minot Police Investigating Death

    Minot Police Investigating Death

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:42:43 GMT
    Authorities are investigating what's been deemed a suspicious death in Minot.
    Authorities are investigating what's been deemed a suspicious death in Minot.
  • U.S. & World NewsMore>>

  • New Jersey loses 4th casino as Trump Plaza closes

    New Jersey loses 4th casino as Trump Plaza closes

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:22:45 GMT
    When Trump Plaza opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation.
    The supervisor drew his finger in a slashing motion moments after the final hand of blackjack had been dealt at Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino.
  • History books spark latest Texas classroom battle

    History books spark latest Texas classroom battle

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:22:39 GMT
    As Texas mulls new history textbooks for its 5-plus million public school students, some academics are decrying lessons they say exaggerate the influence of Christian values on America's Founding Fathers.
    As Texas mulls new history textbooks for its 5-plus million public school students, some academics are decrying lessons they say exaggerate the influence of Christian values on America's Founding Fathers.
  • UN: Nearly $1 billion needed now to stop Ebola

    UN: Nearly $1 billion needed now to stop Ebola

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:22:32 GMT
    The World Health Organization says China is sending a laboratory team to Sierra Leone to help fight the Ebola outbreak, as international efforts to stop the dreaded disease ramp up.
    The number of Ebola cases could start doubling every three weeks in West Africa, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, warning that the outbreak will cost nearly $1 billion to contain so it does not turn into a...
  • SportsMore>>

  • NDSU Bison Week Three Recap

    NDSU Bison Week Three Recap

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-09-15 04:31:11 GMT
    58-0--was the final score after the number one ranked NDSU bison were finished with Incarnate Word. Extending their win streak to 27 games. The Bison held the Cardinals to just 42 yards of total offense through three quarters.The Texas team finishing with just 55 yards rushing and 95 yards passing. Quarterback Carson Wentz bounced back from last weeks performance where he threw 2 picks. Notching a career high 237 yards and three touchdowns as the Bison tally their 15th consecutive home win.We...
    58-0--was the final score after the number one ranked NDSU bison were finished with Incarnate Word. Extending their win streak to 27 games. The Bison held the Cardinals to just 42 yards of total offense through three quarters.The Texas team finishing with just 55 yards rushing and 95 yards passing. Quarterback Carson Wentz bounced back from last weeks performance where he threw 2 picks. Notching a career high 237 yards and three touchdowns as the Bison tally their 15th consecutive home win.We...
  • NDSU With Big Win Over Incarnate Word

    NDSU With Big Win Over Incarnate Word

    Sunday, September 14 2014 12:30 AM EDT2014-09-14 04:30:49 GMT
    NDSU 58INCARNATE WORD 0
    NDSU 58INCARNATE WORD 0
  • 9-13 Sports Highlights

    9-13 Sports Highlights

    Sunday, September 14 2014 12:27 AM EDT2014-09-14 04:27:09 GMT
    NDSU V INCARNATE WORD, GIRLS SWIMMING, CROSS COUNTRY, BISMARCK BOBCATS HIGHLIGHTS
    NDSU V INCARNATE WORD, GIRLS SWIMMING, CROSS COUNTRY, BISMARCK BOBCATS HIGHLIGHTS
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