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Trail Ride to Raise Money for Cancer

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Saturday marked the eighth annual Saddle Up Against Cancer trail ride in Wilton. More>>

Thousands Slide Down Giant Slip and Slide in Mandan

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When the weather is in the 90s, nothing feels better than sliding into some cool water. That's exactly what more than 3,000 people are doing today at Slide the City in Mandan. More>>

Authorities Release Name of Plaza Woman Killed in Crash

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Authorities have released the name of a Plaza woman killed in a traffic accident Wednesday afternoon on a Ward County road near Makoti. More>>

MAGIC Fund Loan for Ramps Still in Question Video included

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Uncertainty continues over funding for two huge downtown projects. More>>

Farmer Applauds Hold on EPA Rule Video included

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A federal judge has blocked implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency's new regulations called the Waters of the US, ruling in favor of 13 states that had sued over the rules. More>>

"Run for the Hills" is Saturday Video included

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The new Minot Country Club has been open for just a few months, and is closing the month of August with the first ever "Run for the Hills" 2k event on behalf of the United Way. More>>

Livestock Producers Concerned Over EPA's New Regulations Video included

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Farmers aren't the only ones with concerns over the EPA's new regulations. North Dakota livestock producers have them too. More>>

BSC Prepares for 60's Themed Symposium Video included

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The Sixties are known as one of the most influential times in our nation's history. More>>

Slide the City Starts Tomorrow Video included

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Over 3,000 people will be at the event. More>>

Mandan High School Class of '55 Celebrates 60th Reunion Video included

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While many students head back to class this week, a group of Mandan alumni gets together to to reflect on the good ol' days... More>>

Burleigh County Budget Demands Video included

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Burleigh County Commissioners plan to approve a budget for 2016 at a meeting next month. More>>

Applebee's Shooting Investigation Advances Video included

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All 3 men believed to have been involved in a shooting incident the Minot Applebee's on Sunday have now been questioned by police. More>>

Warrant issued in Ramada Inn robbery

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An arrest warrant has been issued for a Grand Forks man wanted, in the Monday robbery at the Ramada Inn in Bismarck. More>>

Taxi driver accused of sexually assaulting passenger

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A 41 year old Mandan man is accused of assaulting a 17 year old girl in a taxi cab.Michael Zerr is charged with sexual assault a C felony.A 17 year old girl told Mandan Police she took a taxi from a residence in Bismarck to her home in Mandan.She said the driver, Michael Zerr kept asking her weird questions about if she'd ever been with an older man.A court affidavit says she told officers, Zerr pulled the cab over in a gas station parking lot and started kissing her.She tried to push ... More>>

UND nickname voting process is released

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UND has announced voting for the new nickname will be held in October. More>>

Crews Start Demolition of BSC Library

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 Demolition of BSC's library is underway.Crews started knocking the building to the ground after 4 p.m. Thursday.      The library opened in 1969 and also housed the English Department.       There are no plans for the space right now.Crews are expected to be finished with the demolition project by late September.       The new library was moved to the BSC Communications and Creative Arts Center this summer. More>>

Sanford Provides Outreach Services in Western N.D.

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The Bakken oil boom brought about a number of changes for the state of North Dakota. With significant increases in population-- especially in the western half of the state-- comes a need for more healthcare. More>>

Escaped Inmate Arrested in Williston Video included

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An inmate who escaped from a Bismarck correctional center in June is back in custody after being located in a basement. More>>

Diesel Spill Causes Traffic Accident Video included

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A spill of diesel fuel on a busy intersection in Minot caused a traffic accident this morning. More>>

Groups to Present Ideas for Magic 60 Video included

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Fifteen-thousand dollars is on the line, and the groups trying to get a share will have just one minute to make their pitch. More>>

Ribfest Donation Awarded to Independence Inc. Video included

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It was a recipe for success when American Cabling Solutions and Independence Incorporated were brought together to spend the day cooking ribs as a team. More>>

Business Beat - August 27th, 2015 Video included

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A hidden gem, accessible from the alley behind Caribbean Color in Minot is Leilani's Salon and Spa, a new addition to Caribbean Color. More>>

Zoo Attendance Nearing 2014 Record

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The summer of 2014 holds the record for attendance at the Roosevelt Park Zoo with over 100,000 people coming through the gates.  More>>

College Students Find Ways to Save on Textbooks Video included

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College textbooks can be pretty pricey, but some students around town are finding more ways to save... More>>

Horizon Teachers Turn Traffic Cops Video included

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There wasn't any time for long goodbyes at Horizon Middle School today as another year of learning begins. More>>

Traffic Safety During the School Year Video included

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The Bismarck Police Department says all drivers need to be extra cautious when children are in school. More>>

Students Experience First Day at New Legacy High School Video included

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Students at Legacy High School are extra excited about their first day of school. It's the first time any students have had a first day in the new building. More>>

More Homeowners Invest in Security Systems Video included

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Why more homeowners are investing in security systems around Bismarck/Mandan. More>>

Man pleads guilty to 18 of 38 charges

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A man facing 38 charges for stealing items across three counties pleaded guilty to 18 of those charges. More>>

Confessed Killer Asks for Release

Charles Davis outside the courtroom in Minot today. Charles Davis outside the courtroom in Minot today.
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A Texas man who killed another Texas man in a Minot hotel in 2011 is asking to be released from the custody of the North Dakota State Hospital. More>>

Plaza Woman Killed in Traffic Crash

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A Plaza woman was killed in a traffic accident in rural Ward County yesterday afternoon. More>>

BHS Sports Teams Help with Fill the Bus Event Video included

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A group of students is up and at 'em early this morning making sure their peers are ready for school. More>>

Minot Police Investigating Report of Gunshots

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An investigation into a report of gunshots is underway in Minot. More>>

Burglary Investigation at Great Plains Smoke Shop in Minot

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Minot authorities are investigating a burglary at a north Minot business. More>>

United Way Distributing Pasta to Minot Food Pantries Video included

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Over 50-thousand meals are on their way to those in need, thanks to about 300 Souris Valley United Way volunteers.  More>>

Local Rapper Sneaks Onto the Music Scene Video included

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In a state where the rap music scene isn't as big as others, one man writes rhymes to the sound of his own beats. Averi Haugesag caught up with him at his latest show in Mandan. More>>

South Prairie High School Students Begin Classes Video included

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Nearly two years ago, voters in the South Prairie School District voted to approve a school expansion. More>>

Glenburn School Gets Final Needed Teacher Video included

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Glenburn students headed back to school this morning. More>>

Dismissal Sought in Maxbass Rape Case

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A judge is expected to rule soon on a motion to dismiss a rape charge against a Maxbass woman. More>>

Rice Lake Engineering Fees to Increase Video included

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The effort to remove dangerous debris from Rice Lake is moving ahead, but it's costing the county more in engineering fees. More>>

Eye on Agriculture: Local Foods Video included

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Would you spend five dollars of your weekly food bill to help out local farmers and ranchers by buying their produce? More>>

North Dakota Women's Network Celebrates 95 Years of Women's Voting Rights Video included

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The North Dakota Women's Network commemorates 95 years of women's voting rights... More>>

Affordable Housing Projects Get Ready to Welcome Residents Video included

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Two affordable housing projects are getting ready to welcome residents... More>>

Crews Respond to Backyard Fire

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The Bismarck Rural Fire Department responded to a small fire in the backyard of a home in South Bismarck.
 
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Mandan High School Starts School Video included

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Students are transitioning from days in the sun to days in the classroom. More>>

Authorities Release Name of Wildrose Man Killed in Crash

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Authorities have released the name of a Wildrose man killed in a traffic accident Tuesday afternoon in Williams County. More>>

ND Governor Decides Not to Seek Re-election Video included

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North Dakota Governor, Jack Dalrymple, announced this morning he will not run for governor in 2016. More>>

Two Men Charged in Child Porn Cases in Williams County

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            A Minnesota man is charged after authorities find thousands of images of pornography at the man's Williams County address. More>>

South Prairie Celebrates School Expansion Video included

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The ribbon has been cut for the newest high school in the state. More>>

Catching Up with the Mormans for the Start of School Video included

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Minot Public Schools started back this morning, and among the 7-thousand  students headed to class today are Ann, John, and Andrew Morman. More>>

SWAT Team Leaves Apartment Complex, Allows Residents Back Home

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SWAT team members have left an apartment complex after staking out the area for at least an hour.  The Sunset Ridge apartment complex is located off of 19th street in the north part of Bismarck. More>>

Wildrose Man Dies in Crash in Williams County

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A Wildrose man died after a collision with a semi in Williams County just after 3:00 pm Tuesday. More>>

Former Williston Couple Envisioning Pediatric Transplant Home Video included

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A couple formerly of Williston moved to Rochester with families -- most of them strangers -- in mind. More>>

Walker's Bond Set in Applebee's Shooting Incident Video included

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Bond has been set at 20-thousand dollars for a man facing two Class C Felony charges related to a shooting at Applebee's over the weekend. More>>

Conrad Ayala Case Back in Court Video included

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A Bismarck man serving 27-years in prison after pleading guilty to the 2011 death of a toddler says his counsel was ineffective at the time of his plea change in 2011. More>>

Velva Woman Charged in Death of Child

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A Velva woman is facing felony charges following the death of a 5-year-old Velva girl. More>>

CHI St. Alexius Health Purchases New Cranial Molding Helmet Scanner for Babies

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Not all babies are born with perfectly formed heads. Some have flat or raised spots that can cause the child to develop joint issues, vision impairment, a hearing deficit and things alike. To help prevent these issues, CHI St. Alexius Health Great Plains Rehabilitation Services recently purchased a new cranial molding helmet scanner. More>>

Lutheran Social Services Offers Domestic Violence Treatment Program

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Offenders referred to domestic violence treatment programs by North Central District Court judges have a new non-violence program. More>>

Minot Woman on Federal Reserve Council Video included

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A Minot woman is serving on a council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. More>>

Police say Public Can Help Stop Spike in Burglaries Video included

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Police took 26 reports of burglaries in Mandan, but there have been zero arrests... More>>

Why Are So Many Wasps Buzzing Around Bismarck- Mandan? Video included

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There is a swarm of wasps buzzing all over the Bismarck-Mandan area. More>>

19th Annual Fill the Bus Event Video included

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A few buses in Bismarck and Mandan are already filling up. Not with students just yet, but with school supplies. More>>

How to Prepare for Stock Market Drop

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The stock market roller coaster took a huge dive yesterday but quickly bounced back. A local financial advisor says volatility is the new norm.
 
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North Dakota Sets Record for Fishing License Sales

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This year the state of North Dakota has set yet another record for fishing license sales. More>>

New details in Center stabbing

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More details are coming out in the weekend stabbing in Center. More>>

Legacy High School Opens Video included

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The new Legacy high school is opening the door to the future of education. More>>

StARR Program Progressing

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A program to provide flood protection to rural structures along the Mouse River is moving along. More>>

Movie Rental Store Keeps Up with Industry Changes Video included

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In the 21st century there are many ways to consume entertainment. More>>

Eye on Energy: Williston Airport Working Toward New Location Video included

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North Dakota Senator John Hoeven and Congressman Kevin Cramer have written to the head of the Federal Aviation Administration, urging approval of the relocation of Williston's airport. More>>

South Prairie Teachers Prepare for First Day of School Video included

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Many schools around the state are back in session this week which means many teachers are working on the finishing touches in their classrooms. More>>

One Man in Police Custody After Shooting at Minot Restaurant

One Man in Police Custody After Shooting at Minot Restaurant Video included

Justin David Walker Justin David Walker
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One man has turned himself in to authorities in connection with the Sunday Shooting at a Minot restaurant. More>>

McKinney Will Serve Twenty Years in Prison on Murder Charge Video included

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 A man who pleaded guilty to murdering a man in Mandan a year and a half ago received his sentence today.   More>>

Man accused of sexual contact with a minor to change his plea

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A 51 year old Mandan man accused of sexual contact with a minor will change his plea. More>>

Two stabbed after their car breaks down in Center

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Three family members face charges of terrorizing and aggravated assault after allegedly stabbing two men. More>>

Two charged with child abuse or neglect

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A 38 year old woman and 44 year old man are arrested in Bismarck for child neglect. More>>

UPDATE: Arrest in Applebee's Shooting

UPDATE: Arrest in Applebee's Shooting

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Minot Police Department has made an arrest in connection with the shooting that occurred at Applebee’s in Minot on Sunday. More>>

Robbery at Ramada Inn in Bismarck

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A night clerk at the Ramada Inn in North Bismarck reports a robbery at 4:30 a.m. Monday morning.The 20 year old female clerk told Bismarck Police a man walked into the hotel and jumped the front desk counter and demanded money.The clerk is not sure if he had a weapon, but he raised a bag up at her.The man as wearing white gloves, white shoes, black pants, a black top, a black ski mask and dark safety glasses.He's described as being about 5 foot 8 inches tall with a slim build.The man l... More>>

Three Arrested for DUI Following Motorcycle Accidents Near Napoleon

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  Three men are arrested for DUI following two motorcycle accidents west of Napoleon Saturday. More>>

Jason Rohrer Named MPS Friend of Education

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In the Minot Public Schools system, a friend of education is a person dedicated to exceeding expectations on the job. More>>

Shots Fired at Applebee's in Minot

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A quiet Sunday dinner turned into chaos as shots were fired and people ran out of a Minot restaurant tonight. More>>

New things to come in Minot Public School Year

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Vollmer says despite lower oil numbers, the student population at MPS has remained steady. More>>

CHS SunPrairie Celebrates Centennial

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The Minot Farmers Cooperative Elevator Company has grown and changed with the community surrounding it. More>>

Prairie Pastor - Grace, Love and Mercy

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A taste of Jesus sustained us to go, into a world who needs someone just like you. More>>

Old Armory Centennial Celebration

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The Armory took a trip back in time to show their community how this place came to be. More>>

Bark Park Parade Winners

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It didn't rain on the Bark Park parade--but the wind did blow.    More>>

Search Continues for Man Who Fled Crash Scene Near Belfield after Stealing Vehicle

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The search continues for a man who fled an accident scene of a vehicle he had stolen north of Belfield Thursday        More>>

Shots Fired at Minot Restaurant

Shots Fired at Minot Restaurant

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Minot Police Department has confirmed that gunshots were fired at the Minot Applebee's restaurant Sunday at about 5:30. More>>

Minot Train Derailment Exercise Video included

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The groups simulated a train derailment in downtown Minot in which oil cars have exploded. More>>

Air Force Teacher of the Year Award Video included

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The Air Force Association presented their teacher of the year award in North Dakota to one of the Magic City's educators. More>>

MSU Move In Day Cook In Video included

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Freshman through seniors and faculty members came to reunite with old friends and meet the students who are new to MSU this Fall. More>>

Leewok Celebrates to Break Stigmas Video included

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Leewok is named after Lee Randall, his friends and family hope his name spurs more positive change. More>>

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  • Authorities Release Name of Plaza Woman Killed in Crash

    Authorities Release Name of Plaza Woman Killed in Crash

    Friday, August 28 2015 7:52 PM EDT2015-08-28 23:52:04 GMT
    Authorities have released the name of a Plaza woman killed in a traffic accident Wednesday afternoon on a Ward County road near Makoti.
    Authorities have released the name of a Plaza woman killed in a traffic accident Wednesday afternoon on a Ward County road near Makoti.
  • MAGIC Fund Loan for Ramps Still in Question

    MAGIC Fund Loan for Ramps Still in Question

    Friday, August 28 2015 7:48 PM EDT2015-08-28 23:48:20 GMT
    Uncertainty continues over funding for two huge downtown projects.
    Uncertainty continues over funding for two huge downtown projects.
  • Farmer Applauds Hold on EPA Rule

    Farmer Applauds Hold on EPA Rule

    Friday, August 28 2015 7:44 PM EDT2015-08-28 23:44:25 GMT
    A federal judge has blocked implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency's new regulations called the Waters of the US, ruling in favor of 13 states that had sued over the rules.
    A federal judge has blocked implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency's new regulations called the Waters of the US, ruling in favor of 13 states that had sued over the rules.
  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Bismarck Man Makes Art With Recycled Items

    Bismarck Man Makes Art With Recycled Items

    Monday, April 28 2014 3:23 PM EDT2014-04-28 19:23:22 GMT
    Many people dream of being their own boss. Some are just afraid of the risk of being self employed. Ben Smith has the story about a man who took that risk to make a living doing what he loves.Chris Thomas can make something out of nothing."There's nothing better than getting a new pile of junk you haven't used before and turning it into something." He uses materials from used gas tanks, old forks, and even garden tools--he uses his skills "If it's iron I can weld to it." to turn useless junk ...
    Many people dream of being their own boss. Some are just afraid of the risk of being self employed. Ben Smith has the story about a man who took that risk to make a living doing what he loves.Chris Thomas can make something out of nothing."There's nothing better than getting a new pile of junk you haven't used before and turning it into something." He uses materials from used gas tanks, old forks, and even garden tools--he uses his skills "If it's iron I can weld to it." to turn useless junk ...
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