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Meet the Bismarck City Commission Candidates Video included

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Bismarck Mayor Mike Seminary's former City Commission seat is up for grabs. More>>

KX Facebook Fans Share Halloween Pictures Video included

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KX Facebook viewers share their Halloween costumes... More>>

Movie Screening Brings Big Crowd Video included

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Thousands of people make the trip to North Dakota every year in hopes of a better life through the high paying jobs of the Bakken oil field. More>>

Measure 5 Video included

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With election day closing in, it's time to decide how you'll vote on various races - and the eight measures on the ballot this year. More>>

Fire Department Training Video included

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Every year the Minot Fire Department trains its crew to be ready for any emergency firefighters might encounter on the road. More>>

Students Create Time Capsule Video included

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South Prairie School has been under construction for sometime, and as students prepare to move into part of the facility, they are collecting modern day items to be buried in a time capsule. More>>

Downtown Trick or Treating Video included

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This morning downtown Minot was crawling with superheroes, princesses, masked marauders and witches of all kinds. More>>

Golfers Scare up the Golf Course Video included

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The cold weather isn't enough to scare away a group of die-hard golfers... More>>

Gas Prices at a Four-Year Low Video included

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The cost to fill your gas tank is at the lowest point in almost 4 years. More>>

Bismarck Student Gets Nominated for United States Air Force Video included

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A Bismarck student receives the congressional nomination to the United States Air Force Academy. More>>

First Responders Discuss Casselton Video included

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First responders discuss what they have learned from the Casselton Train Derailment. More>>

Grizzly Bears to Receive Halloween Treat at the Dakota Zoo Video included

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A Grizzly Bear family awaits a Halloween treat at the Dakota Zoo. More>>

Woman charged with negligent homicide after ATV accident Video included

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A Fargo woman is charged with negligent homicide after an ATV accident. More>>

Former teacher reaches plea deal in obscenity to minors case Video included

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A former Mandan teacher will serve no jail time after writing an obscene book to two of his students. More>>

Around Town 10-31 Video included

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Rumor is a new steakhouse is aiming to plant roots in Bismarck. More>>

Latest on Burned Body in Storage Unit Video included

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Bismarck police identified the man who died in a storage-unit fire on Tuesday. More>>

Do you know this story of the signing of North Dakota's statehood? Video included

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On Sunday North Dakota will celebrate it's 125th birthday.The State Historical Society of North Dakota shared an interesting story on the signing of the state to celebrate. More>>

East Divide Avenue Now Open Video included

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It's a big day for the city of Bismarck.East Divide Avenue is officially open. More>>

Update on Bank Robbery in Bismarck

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Bismarck Police have released new details about the man who robbed a Bismarck bank yesterday afternoon More>>

Military Families Trick-or-Treat at North Dakota National Guard Armory Video included

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Military families get an early start trick-or-treating at the North Dakota National Guard Armory. More>>

EPA Questions NAWS Plan Video included

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The US Environmental Protection Agency has come out against a proposal for getting the Northwest Area Water Supply project finished. More>>

Measure 4 Video included

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When you go to the polls on Tuesday, you'll find much more than just a slate of candidates. More>>

Google Offers Internet Safety Tips Video included

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Would your grandparents be OK with what you're about to post online? More>>

Home Violence Seminar

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Nearly seventy faith-based leaders in our region attended an educational conference based on domestic violence and abuse. More>>

Party America Gives Back through Halloween Chaos Video included

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Halloween is only hours away and the stores are packed full of last minute shoppers. More>>

Halloween Candy Allergies Video included

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While kids are enjoying the anticipation of Halloween, parents everywhere hope they don't have to play trick-or-treat with their children's food allergies. More>>

Business Beat - October 30th, 2014 Video included

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When your service area is the size of Connecticut and the population continues to climb... More>>

Halloween Candy Buy Back Video included

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There is another option for uneaten leftover halloween candy, and that is selling it to a group of Minot dentists. More>>

Crime News October 30th Video included

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Crime News October 30th, child abuse, murder charge, firearm charges and a witness sought.
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Hiring Continues for Seasonal Workers Video included

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With an unemployment rate of 2.2 percent and about 4,200 open jobs in Burleigh and Morton County alone, the hiring process never stops. More>>

Measure Three Explained Video included

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Taxpayers pay more than a billion dollars a year to fund the colleges, universities, and the system that runs them. More>>

A Sweet Deal For North Dakota Honey Bees Video included

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture just announced 4 million dollars in funding to helping honey bee habitats in midwestern states. More>>

Bismarck Police Report Bank Robbery Inside Kirkwood Mall Video included

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Bismarck police say they are looking for a man who robbed a bank in the Kirkwood Mall Thursday afternoon. More>>

ND Officials Speak Out Against Waters of The U.S. Proposal Video included

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State officials say they don't want the EPA taking control over North Dakota water. More>>

National Cat Day Video included

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It's National Cat Day and several KX viewers posted pictures of their furry feline friends to the KX Facebook page. More>>

Bismarck Restaurant Wins Best in North Dakota Title Video included

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Pirogue Grille has been serving its customers in downtown Bismarck for nine years. More>>

Flood Protection Plan Still Delayed Video included

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More than three years after the Mouse River caused record flooding in North Dakota, the effort to build flood protection remains stalled. More>>

Measure 3 Video included

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Election day is now less than a week away. More>>

Race Pays it Forward Video included

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A new addition to the Y's Men's Rodeo is paying forward, or rather, paying out money raised at the first ever Race to Remember. More>>

The Overnighters Airing Tomorrow Video included

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A documentary set in the Bakken oil boom is coming to Williston. More>>

Choose Life speaks out on abortion decision Video included

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The director of North Dakota's sole abortion provider says medical abortions have ceased at the Fargo clinic following a North Dakota Supreme Court ruling More>>

Admiral in ND Promoting USS ND Video included

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One of the Navy's highest ranking officers is traveling the state promoting the USS North Dakota. More>>

Emergency Responders Talk Preparedness Video included

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Hundreds gather in Bismarck to discuss how to best prepare North Dakota for the event of an emergency. More>>

A Project at Sitting Bull College is Becoming a Trend Video included

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A program at Sitting Bull College is teaching many students to get right to work after school. More>>

How Halloween Could Be Affecting Your Sleep Video included

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Scary things lurk around every corner this time of year..Halloween decorations fill people's homes and yards, and horror movies are on several TV channels. More>>

Hettinger County Sheriff Says New England School Lockdown is Released, Investigation Continues Video included

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Sheriff Sarah Warner says they believed there was a man possibly armed in an unknown location.  They found the individual and he was not armed, so the school lockdown was released around one o'clock Wednesday afternoon. More>>

Evidence of Poaching Shortly Before Deer Gun Season Kicks Off Video included

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Within the last couple weeks, five deer have been shot, killed, and abandoned. More>>

Soldiers Thank Their Civilian Supervisors Video included

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We often thank our service members...but now soldiers are thanking their employers for their service. More>>

Eye Catching Campaign Signs Video included

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Whether it's supporting a republican, democrat or independent... residents in Bismarck/Mandan and small towns throughout western North Dakota are declaring who they are voting for right in their front yard. More>>

Declaration of Soup Video included

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"Soup! All of us want soup. We just want it back." Where did it go? " More>>

Familiar Foe for Demons in First Round Video included

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Bismarck set for rematch against Red River. More>>

High Water Levels Cause Concern Video included

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A State Engineer says water levels on Lake Sakakawea are higher than normal. More>>

North Dakota Supreme Court Upholds Medication Abortion Law Video included

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The North Dakota Supreme Court supports a state law. More>>

Bismarck Public Golf Courses Open Through Sunday Video included

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The weather might be getting chillier, but there's still time to tee off at Bismarck's public golf courses. More>>

WAWS Funding Request Video included

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A water supply project designed to deliver quality water to western North Dakota communities, while selling water to the oil industry, will be asking state legislators for more funding. More>>

Bypasses Officially Opened Video included

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Two more towns in the bustling heart of oil country now have some relief from seemingly non-stop truck traffic. More>>

Helping Seniors With Medicare Decisions

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Navigating the best options for affordable Medicare can be difficult, as the options and plans can change frequently. More>>

Wishek Community Goes Teal to Support 4th Grader Video included

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Trick or treating will no longer be a nightmare for a 4th grade girl...thanks to her hometown.

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Minot Man Charged with Trying to Steal Thousands in Copper Wire Video included

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A 34-year-old Minot man faces four felony charges after attempting to steal $26,000 worth of copper wire from a Dickinson business. More>>

University of Mary Receives Largest Donation Ever Video included

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The University of Mary receives a multimillion dollar grant to help students studying healthcare. More>>

Children Revive Lakota Language Video included

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A school program aims to save a nation's culture and language, by starting with kids as young as three. More>>

Bismarck Police Looking for Suspect in Short-Change Scam Video included

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Bismarck Police are looking for your help in identifying a suspect in a short-change scam at North Wal-Mart. More>>

Bismarck Chief of Police Awarded by AARC Video included

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One member of the Bismarck Police Department receives a very special award.. More>>

Dickinson Man Charged with Sending Nude Photo to Minor Via Snapchat

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A 27-year-old Dickinson man is charged with dissemination of obscene materials. More>>

Crop Prices Plummet Video included

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It's tough times in the grain industry. Commodity prices have plummeted since farmers planted their crops this spring. More>>

Tobacco and Alcohol Compliance Checks

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 Four Minot businesses failed compliance checks of tobacco sales.


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Bismarck Public School Board Discusses Possible Effects of Ballot Measure No. 8 on School Calendar Video included

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The Bismarck Public School Board discusses how a November ballot measure could affect next year's school calendar. More>>

Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week Begins Video included

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Today marks the first day of "Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week." More>>

Thousands Cast Early and Absentee Ballots in Burleigh County Ahead of November 4th Election Video included

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Early voting began last Wednesday in Burleigh County and as of this afternoon just under 1,400 ballots had been cast. More>>

Noon Show: Minot Area Homeless Coalition Video included

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Minot Area Homeless Coalition More>>

Ward County Jail to Transfer Inmates Video included

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The State of North Dakota has ordered Ward County to reduce the number of inmates at its jail. More>>

More Charges in Sex Crimes Case

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A Maxbass man and woman facing charges of sexual abuse are now also charged with other crimes. More>>

Early Voting Begins Video included

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The general election is just over a week away.But voters in Ward County are getting a chance to cast their ballots this week.Ward County is one of nine locations around the state offering voters a chance to mark ballots early.Early voting began at eleven this morning and continues each day through Thursday from 11am to 6pm daily.Already this election season, nearly 17-hundred absentee ballots have been returned.And more than 140 voters were at the Ward County Courthouse by noon on day one of ... More>>

Measure 1 Video included

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One thing facing voters in North Dakota this election is a long list of measures. More>>

Oak Park Bridge Needs Replacement Video included

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A busy bridge in Minot has been found structurally deficient and needs replacement. More>>

Eye on Energy: Alexander School Bond Passes Video included

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Voters in Alexander have overwhelmingly said 'yes' to a new school building this month. More>>

Young Professionals Kickoff Video included

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More than 200 Young Professionals and members of the Minot Chamber of Commerce gathered today. More>>

Bismarck Hospitals Prepared to Handle Ebola If It Comes to ND Video included

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With nearly 5,000 deaths in West Africa and 4 cases in the US.. ebola has become a big issue almost everywhere. More>>

ND University System outlines 5 year plan Video included

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The North Dakota University System put together a strategic plan that sets its direction for the next five years. More>>

Bismarck Man Charged with Attempted Murder Video included

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A Bismarck man was arrested for attempted murder this weekend. More>>

Mandan PD Experiences Officer Shortage Video included

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The constant turnover doesn't just affect businesses. It's affecting those who protect and serve our communities. More>>

Woman Writes Book to Help Farmers Farm Without the Bank Video included

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A woman who grew up on a farm south of Dickinson wants to help producers farm without the bank. More>>

Police looking for driver who hit a pedestrian

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The Mandan Police Department needs help in identifying the driver of a vehicle that hit a pedestrian this morning. More>>

Training Safer Drivers Video included

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Young Adults in North Dakota can receive a reduction in points on their license and a discount on their insurance for attending a safe driving class today.

This afternoon The Alive at 25 Class was held in Minot to encourage good driving habits to those ages 15 to 24.
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Children's Museum Begins Phase One Video included

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Local parents and children got a sneak peak of what officials hope to be Minot's first Children's Museum.

The Magic City Discovery Center has a provisional home at the Dakota Air Museum on Minot's North Hill.
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Halloween Kids Bash at Fort Lincoln Video included

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Although many people love Halloween, it can be a little scary for young kids.. More>>

Minot Woman Killed in Crash Near Raleigh

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One person is dead is another is injured after a rollover accident near Raleigh this weekend. More>>

Oil's Medical Impact Video included

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Emergency Medical professionals from all over the region gathered this morning in Minot to hear from the experts as part of their continuing education.

Trinity Health and Community Ambulance hosted the event that covers trauma topics and especially how the oil boom has effected them.
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ND Student Government Meets Video included

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Student government representatives from each of North Dakotas eleven public universities converged on the campus of Minot State University this weekend. 

About 50 students meet regularly throughout the school year to compare problems, solutions, successes and failures they see on each of their campuses.
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USS North Dakota Commissioned in Connecticut Video included

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The United States Navy commissioned it's newest and most advanced submarine today in Groton, Connecticut. More>>

Mandan Home Damaged by Fire Video included

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A family of four are forced to evacuate after their Mandan home catches fire. More>>

Zoo Boo Brings in Thousands Video included

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It's not quite Halloween yet but today thousands of kids got a chance to do some trick-or-treating.  Reporter Ben Smith takes us to the 3rd annual Dakota Zoo Boo in Bismarck. More>>

Around Town 3-21 Video included

It's now officially Spring..even though it might not feel like it quite yet. Steph Scheurer shows us a business aiming to get you ready for the golf season in this week's Around Town. Shank's Golf Shop More>>

Cobb's Bond Set at One Million Dollars Cash

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Bond is set at one million dollars cash for Craig Cobb after the North Dakota Supreme Court ruled Cobb be eligible for bond.. Cobb has been in jail since November when he was arrested and charged 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>>

Sleepy Hollow Presents "Les Miserables"

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A Broadway musical and award-winning movie comes to life on-stage in Bismarck.


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County Applies For State Buyout Money

Ward County is putting in a request for 14.6 million dollars of state funds for buyouts of flooded property. Commissioners this morning received information on the request from Ryan Ackerman of Ackerman-Estvold More>>

FEMA Wants Ramstad Rebuilt in Current Location

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A plan to rebuild the flood-wrecked Ramstad Middle School on Minot's north hill is not winning support from FEMA. More>>

Canadian Water Releases Begin

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Significant water releases have begun from Rafferty and Alameda Reservoirs in Saskatchewan.
    The Saskatchewan Watershed Authority announced it began releases yesterday, in an effort to make space in the reservoir for potentially-high spring snow melt and runoff.
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  • Movie Screening Brings Big Crowd

    Movie Screening Brings Big Crowd

    Friday, October 31 2014 7:48 PM EDT2014-10-31 23:48:45 GMT
    Thousands of people make the trip to North Dakota every year in hopes of a better life through the high paying jobs of the Bakken oil field.
    Thousands of people make the trip to North Dakota every year in hopes of a better life through the high paying jobs of the Bakken oil field.
  • Measure 5

    Measure 5

    Friday, October 31 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-10-31 23:45:17 GMT
    With election day closing in, it's time to decide how you'll vote on various races - and the eight measures on the ballot this year.
    With election day closing in, it's time to decide how you'll vote on various races - and the eight measures on the ballot this year.
  • Fire Department Training

    Fire Department Training

    Friday, October 31 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-10-31 23:42:23 GMT
    Every year the Minot Fire Department trains its crew to be ready for any emergency firefighters might encounter on the road.
    Every year the Minot Fire Department trains its crew to be ready for any emergency firefighters might encounter on the road.
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