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Petition asks governor to keep sheriff

More than 150 county residents sign petition yet to be filed with Gov. Dalrymple

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County ‘delinquent’ with 2013-14 reports

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November 15, 2016

How sweet it is

Bakken Sweets candy shop opens in Watford City

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Inspector: 150 barrels of drilling muds, brine reach drainage ditch

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Perkins: “Dream it, Do it!”

While in town for the Veterans Memorial Park Benefit Concert, Kat Perkins gives motivational talks to Watford City students

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Roffler inducted into the N.D. 4-H Hall of Fame

Grassy Butte woman recognized for 51 years as 4-H leader

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Skarda asks commissioners to reconsider sheriff’s removal

Commissioner suggests taping all meetings, live stream page begins

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Pit bull families settle in Arnegard

City amends, favors ordinance for dangerous pets

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Police say threats spilled over from argument at city council meeting

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Former Marine takes lead at American Legion Club

Lessons in hard work stay with Renville today

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His career sees empty storefronts to oil boom

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Average winter looks likely
November 8, 2016

Average winter looks likely

After years of mild winters, residents can expect this winter to seem tough

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News industry is changing
November 8, 2016

News industry is changing

Community Journalism Ambassador visits Watford City High students

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Attorney General’s Office says Schwartzenberger’s writ of prohibition does not prevent petition from moving forward

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Head East, Starship, Kat Perkins to appear at Rough Rider Center

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Recent sheriff controversy weighs on new commission candidates’ minds as they head to Nov. 8 General Election

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Memories still remain in Charbonneau

Town of zero stands empty on McKenzie County prairie

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W.C.H.S. students prepare for one-act play competition

Watford City to host Region IX drama competition

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Sheriff sues commissioners
October 25, 2016

Sheriff sues commissioners

Schwartzenberger files against commissioners’ ‘unlawful interference’

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Pit bull owners take on breed ban

Online petition circulates as owners rally

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State land board affirms state’s mineral ownership under Sakakawea

Attorney questions communication among state agencies about minerals

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Ybarra founds non-profit to aid in maintaining Maah Daah Hey

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Pipe Liner Diner denied restaurant permit

Diner feeding oilfield workers at Johnson Corners closes for the winter

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Complainants say sheriff runs MCSO ‘like his own little Marine Corps’

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A badlands waterfall?
October 18, 2016

A badlands waterfall?

Noisy splash in TRNP wilderness could be state’s second waterfall

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