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  • Man With Gun Arrested at Williston Trial Site

    Man With Gun Arrested at Williston Trial Site

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:33 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:33:27 GMT
    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
    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
  • Coach Leaving Minot State

    Coach Leaving Minot State

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:21:34 GMT
    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
    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
  • Woman Dies of Injuries in Crash

    Woman Dies of Injuries in Crash

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:01:56 GMT
    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
    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
  • Rice Lake Water Still Rising

    Rice Lake Water Still Rising

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:51:39 GMT
    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
    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
  • Williston State College Construction

    Williston State College Construction

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:47:38 GMT
    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
    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
  • Woman-Owned Businesses

    Woman-Owned Businesses

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:46:14 GMT
    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
    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
  • Student Spotlight --- Kenmare

    Student Spotlight --- Kenmare

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:35:48 GMT
    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
    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
  • 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.
  • Traffic Signal Knocked Out

    Traffic Signal Knocked Out

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:50 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:50:21 GMT
    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
    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
  • Oil Dumping Brings Charges

    Oil Dumping Brings Charges

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-04-15 16:17:02 GMT
    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
    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
  • ND 4th in Economic Measure

    ND 4th in Economic Measure

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:31 AM EDT2014-04-15 12:31:41 GMT
    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
    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
  • Two Injured in Highway Collision

    Two Injured in Highway Collision

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-04-15 04:06:36 GMT
    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
    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
  • Rail Car Shortage "Critical"

    Rail Car Shortage "Critical"

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:56:00 GMT
    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
    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
  • School Board on Bond Results

    School Board on Bond Results

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:54:37 GMT
    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
    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
  • Community Foundation Project

    Community Foundation Project

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:53:29 GMT
    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
    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
  • Rugby Doctor Wins National Award

    Rugby Doctor Wins National Award

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:51:39 GMT
    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
    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
  • McKenzie Co: Legislature & Roads

    McKenzie Co: Legislature & Roads

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:44:10 GMT
    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
    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
  • Student Spotlight --- Glenburn

    Student Spotlight --- Glenburn

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:39:11 GMT
    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
    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
  • Man Sentenced For Killing His Brother

    Man Sentenced For Killing His Brother

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:36:31 GMT
    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
    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
  • Relay For Life Team

    Relay For Life Team

    Monday, April 14 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-04-14 20:09:22 GMT
    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
    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
  • Relay for Life Team Meets a Special Goal

    Relay for Life Team Meets a Special Goal

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-04-14 04:06:44 GMT
    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
    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
  • Student Spotlight Leeds High School

    Student Spotlight Leeds High School

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:59:19 GMT
    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
    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
  • Pathfinder Parent Center Hosts Parent Involvement Conference

    Pathfinder Parent Center Hosts Parent Involvement Conference

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:56:50 GMT
    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
    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
  • Aircraft Modelers Take Flight

    Aircraft Modelers Take Flight

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:54:05 GMT
    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
    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
  • Women's Retreat at MSU

    Women's Retreat at MSU

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:52:24 GMT
    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,
    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,
  • MSU Modernizes 'Miss Julie'

    MSU Modernizes 'Miss Julie'

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:46:01 GMT
    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
    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
  • Minot Jiu Jitsu Heads to Nationals

    Minot Jiu Jitsu Heads to Nationals

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:42:03 GMT
    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
    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
  • Student Spotlight - Westhope

    Student Spotlight - Westhope

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:22 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:22:22 GMT
    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
    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
  • Man Charged With Rape

    Man Charged With Rape

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:52:54 GMT
    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
    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
  • Rugby Jail Upgrading

    Rugby Jail Upgrading

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:51:57 GMT
    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
    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
  • NAWS Water Still Years Away

    NAWS Water Still Years Away

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:47:07 GMT
    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
    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
  • Water Possibly Contaminated

    Water Possibly Contaminated

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:45:53 GMT
    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
    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
  • Craft Show Invades Arena

    Craft Show Invades Arena

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:41:40 GMT
    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
    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
  • Students Turn to Wax for Class

    Students Turn to Wax for Class

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:36:38 GMT
    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
    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
  • Student Spotlight --- Granville

    Student Spotlight --- Granville

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:34:57 GMT
    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
    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
  • DLB Baseball Preview

    DLB Baseball Preview

    Friday, April 11 2014 2:36 PM EDT2014-04-11 18:36:05 GMT
    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
    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
  • Ordinance Covers Many Animals

    Ordinance Covers Many Animals

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-04-11 00:16:05 GMT
    This week's pit bull attack in Minot calls attention to the city's regulations regarding nuisance animals. The city of Minot has a fairly broad ordinance on animals that are dangerous or can be considered
    This week's pit bull attack in Minot calls attention to the city's regulations regarding nuisance animals. The city of Minot has a fairly broad ordinance on animals that are dangerous or can be considered
  • Fatal Rollover

    Fatal Rollover

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-04-11 00:13:44 GMT
    A Wednesday evening rollover claimed the life of a 16-year old female from Sidney, Montana. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reports two females were traveling southbound on Cheney Creek Road, 14 miles
    A Wednesday evening rollover claimed the life of a 16-year old female from Sidney, Montana. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reports two females were traveling southbound on Cheney Creek Road, 14 miles
  • Legislators Get Flood Project Update

    Legislators Get Flood Project Update

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-04-11 00:10:16 GMT
    The city of Minot can't afford the proposed Mouse River flood protection plan without more help from the state. That's what Minot Public Works Director Dan Jonasson told members of the legislature's Water
    The city of Minot can't afford the proposed Mouse River flood protection plan without more help from the state. That's what Minot Public Works Director Dan Jonasson told members of the legislature's Water
  • PSC Hearing on Gas Plant Expansion

    PSC Hearing on Gas Plant Expansion

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:49:58 GMT
    The reduction of natural gas flaring in the Bakken. That was the recurring theme today at the public hearing regarding the proposed expansion of Robinson Lake Gas Plant in Mountrail County. The Whiting
    The reduction of natural gas flaring in the Bakken. That was the recurring theme today at the public hearing regarding the proposed expansion of Robinson Lake Gas Plant in Mountrail County. The Whiting
  • Teacher to Space Academy

    Teacher to Space Academy

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:46:09 GMT
    A Minot Elementary Teacher is one of two hundred and ten teachers worldwide who was selected to attend the 2014 Honeywell Educators at Space Academy program. Perkett Elementary 5th grade teacher Rhonda
    A Minot Elementary Teacher is one of two hundred and ten teachers worldwide who was selected to attend the 2014 Honeywell Educators at Space Academy program. Perkett Elementary 5th grade teacher Rhonda
  • Domestic Violence Center Open House

    Domestic Violence Center Open House

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:41:59 GMT
    Just as it is for her clients, it has been a long road for Dena Filler. But today she and the staff of the Domestic Violence Crisis Center celebrate a milestone. (Dena Filler, Executive Director of the
    Just as it is for her clients, it has been a long road for Dena Filler. But today she and the staff of the Domestic Violence Crisis Center celebrate a milestone. (Dena Filler, Executive Director of the
  • Business Beat 4-10-14

    Business Beat 4-10-14

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:36:55 GMT
    So what's this building going to be? That's a common question -- and here is the answer. A Dallas, Texas based investor is bringing what he calls a high end Japanese steakhouse here that will be called
    So what's this building going to be? That's a common question -- and here is the answer. A Dallas, Texas based investor is bringing what he calls a high end Japanese steakhouse here that will be called
  • Student Spotlight: Mohall

    Student Spotlight: Mohall

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-04-10 23:35:40 GMT
    He's headed for NDSU and hopes for a degree in engineering. Let's meet tonight's Student Spotlight senior - Jess Asheim of MLS-Mohall. (Jess Asheim, MLS-Mohall Senior) "We have such a small class. We're
    He's headed for NDSU and hopes for a degree in engineering. Let's meet tonight's Student Spotlight senior - Jess Asheim of MLS-Mohall. (Jess Asheim, MLS-Mohall Senior) "We have such a small class. We're
  • Business Beat 4-10

    Business Beat 4-10

    Thursday, April 10 2014 9:18 AM EDT2014-04-10 13:18:14 GMT
    So what's this building going to be? That's a common question -- and here is the answer. A Dallas, Texas based investor is bringing what he calls a high end Japanese steakhouse here that will be called
    So what's this building going to be? That's a common question -- and here is the answer. A Dallas, Texas based investor is bringing what he calls a high end Japanese steakhouse here that will be called
  • Neighbor Saves Woman in Pit Bull Attack

    Neighbor Saves Woman in Pit Bull Attack

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-04-10 00:05:05 GMT
    A Minot woman walking in her southwest neighborhood last night was attacked by a pit bull. Joni Moen was taking her own dog for a walk when the pit bull attacked, knocking her down and clamping its jaws
    A Minot woman walking in her southwest neighborhood last night was attacked by a pit bull. Joni Moen was taking her own dog for a walk when the pit bull attacked, knocking her down and clamping its jaws
  • New Elementary Planning Begins

    New Elementary Planning Begins

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:58:56 GMT
    Voters on Tuesday gave the go-ahead for the Minot Public School district to implement a nearly 40-million dollar plan to add security district-wide, to add on to current schools, and to build a new elementary. Perry
    Voters on Tuesday gave the go-ahead for the Minot Public School district to implement a nearly 40-million dollar plan to add security district-wide, to add on to current schools, and to build a new elementary. Perry
  • Changes for Lewis & Clark Distirct

    Changes for Lewis & Clark Distirct

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:53:55 GMT
    In Berthold, administrators in the Lewis and Clark District are also thankful to voters who passed a bond issue. The 15-million dollars in borrowing was approved with 68% of voters saying yes. That means
    In Berthold, administrators in the Lewis and Clark District are also thankful to voters who passed a bond issue. The 15-million dollars in borrowing was approved with 68% of voters saying yes. That means
  • Kenmare Officials Consider Next Move

    Kenmare Officials Consider Next Move

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:49:49 GMT
    In Kenmare, administrators are trying to figure out what to do after voters failed to OK a 7-and-a-half million dollar bond proposal. The question got more than 56% support, but that's not up to the 60%
    In Kenmare, administrators are trying to figure out what to do after voters failed to OK a 7-and-a-half million dollar bond proposal. The question got more than 56% support, but that's not up to the 60%
  • 'North' Bypass of Watford City

    'North' Bypass of Watford City

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:48 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:48:28 GMT
    McKenzie County has led the state in fatal traffic accidents for the past two years --- accounting for 20 percent of the deaths on North Dakota highways. Officials are pushing to change that statistic
    McKenzie County has led the state in fatal traffic accidents for the past two years --- accounting for 20 percent of the deaths on North Dakota highways. Officials are pushing to change that statistic
  • Student Spotlight: Newburg

    Student Spotlight: Newburg

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:40 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:40:48 GMT
    Time for tonight's Student Spotlight, where we meet a top graduate from another area high school. This time, we're in Newburg to meet valedictorian Andrea Cartwright. (Andrea Cartwright, Newburg Senior)
    Time for tonight's Student Spotlight, where we meet a top graduate from another area high school. This time, we're in Newburg to meet valedictorian Andrea Cartwright. (Andrea Cartwright, Newburg Senior)
  • Man Rescues Woman From Pit Bull Attack

    Man Rescues Woman From Pit Bull Attack

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:03:04 GMT
    © Photo of the American Staffordshire Bull Terrier that attacked a Minot woman. (Photo provided by Minot Police)© Photo of the American Staffordshire Bull Terrier that attacked a Minot woman. (Photo provided by Minot Police)
    A Minot woman walking in her southwest neighborhood last night was attacked by a dog that is believed to be a pit bull. The woman was taking her own dog for a walk when the pit bull attacked, knocking
    A Minot woman walking in her southwest neighborhood last night was attacked by a dog that is believed to be a pit bull. The woman was taking her own dog for a walk when the pit bull attacked, knocking
  • National Flu Vaccination Week

    National Flu Vaccination Week

    National Flu Vaccination Week

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 6:08 PM EST2013-12-10 23:08:00 GMT
    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
    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
  • Cookies for Airmen

    Cookies for Airmen

    Cookies for Airmen

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 6:06 PM EST2013-12-10 23:06:51 GMT
    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
    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
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  • 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.
  • Bishop Ryan Golf Team Returns Senior Leadership

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:19 AM EDT2014-04-15 04:19:24 GMT
    After losing half of their starting to graduation, this year's Bishop Ryan Lions boys golf team will look to fill some holes in their lineup. 10 golfers are out for this year's team that includes 2 seniors
    After losing half of their starting to graduation, this year's Bishop Ryan Lions boys golf team will look to fill some holes in their lineup. 10 golfers are out for this year's team that includes 2 seniors
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