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News Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The Associated Press

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - An Idaho man working in the North Dakota oil patch says a trucking company is breaking federal law by failing to pay overtime. Devon Seeling has filed a civil lawsuit against AM-PM Trucking, which maintains an office in Underwood, North Dakota. The lawsuit says that rather than pay overtime for more than 40 hours of work, the company paid Seeling and other drivers a percentage of the revenue generated by each truckload.

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) - A New York company is planning residential and commercial developments worth at least $65 million in the North Dakota oil patch town of Watford City. Coltown Properties principal Israel Weinberger says his company is planning two projects in the city's Main Street. The Madison Heights development will consist of seven apartment buildings and cost between $45 million and $50 million.

WEST FARGO, N.D. (AP) - West Fargo officials are warning residents that a watering ban may be implemented if existing restrictions aren't followed. West Fargo Public Works says residents with automatic sprinkler systems should check their settings. The city's policy allows for lawn watering based on a property's address.

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A 100-mile bicycle race is being held in North Dakota's Badlands along the Maah Daah Hey Trail. The Maah Daah Hey 100 is being held on Saturday. The race will include options for teams and shorter distances of 25, 50 and 75 miles.

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