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Commission approves grants for three large Williston projects

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WILLISTON – The Williston City Commission has approved up to $98,000 for three large business projects in Williston, according to a news release. The commission approved grants from the STAR Fund Flex PACE program to fund expansions at Creedence Energy Services and Dan’s Tire Service and ...

ND delegation makes case on crude-by-rail ban

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Senators John Hoeven and Kevin Cramer and Congressman Kelly Armstrong this week contacted Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to make the case that a recently-passed Washington state crude-by-rail law violates the Interstate Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution and interferes with the U.S. ...

Insurance Department files fraud charges against two

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BISMARCK – North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread, in partnership with the Cass County and Burleigh County State’s Attorney’s Offices, announced the filing of insurance fraud charges against Scott Goebel of Fargo and Marcus Lavallie of Bismarck. In 2017, the North Dakota ...

Ceremony marks launch of flood protection with bridge project

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BURLINGTON – The city of Burlington and the Souris River Joint Board broke ground on Tuesday for the first phase of a project to bring flood protection to the community. Ceremonial shovels wielded by representatives of the board, cities of Burlington and Minot, North Dakota State Water ...

Marshal Mike Stenvold

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Finally. After seven years of trying, a Minot man will be inside the ropes of a Professional Golf Association tour event, rubbing shoulders with some of the greatest players in the game. He won’t be playing but maybe the next best thing. Mike Stenvold has been selected to serve as a hole ...

MSU Summer Theatre puts on “Mamma Mia” for opening show

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As the weather gets warmer, things are going to heat up at the MSU Summer Theatre with their first show of their 54th Season: “Mamma Mia.” Taking place on June 12 through June 17, audiences will get to enjoy the well known story told through ABBA’s memorable music. The play follows ...

Minot FFA attends state convention

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Minot FFA Chapter Advisors took members of FFA down to the North Dakota State University campus for the 92nd Annual State FFA Convention. Several members own gold and will be heading to Nationals in Indianapolis, Ind. in the fall. The first team to win gold was the Minot FFA Chapter’s ...

Hong Kong protesters vow to keep fighting extradition law

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HONG KONG (AP) — Following a day of sit-ins, tear gas and clashes with police, Hong Kong students and civil rights activists vowed Wednesday to keep protesting a proposed extradition bill that has become a lightning rod for concerns over greater Chinese control and erosion of civil liberties ...

2 former FBI leaders, Trump’s son to testify to committees

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Intelligence Committee has invited two former FBI senior officials to testify about the counterintelligence implications of Robert Mueller’s investigation. Mueller did not find a criminal conspiracy between the campaign and Russia but did detail a series of ...

White House asserts executive privilege in census fight

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has asserted executive privilege over documents that were subpoenaed by Congress related to the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, the Justice Department said Wednesday. The claim comes as the House ...

Former Trump aide Hope Hicks agrees to Judiciary interview

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House communications director Hope Hicks has agreed to a closed-door interview with the House Judiciary Committee, the panel announced Wednesday, a breakthrough for Democrats who have been frustrated by President Donald Trump’s broad stonewalling of their ...

Maine becomes 8th state to legalize assisted suicide

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine legalized medically assisted suicide on Wednesday, becoming the eighth state to allow terminally ill people to end their lives with prescribed medication. Democratic Gov. Janet Mills, who had previously said she was unsure about the bill, signed it in her ...

Catholic bishops approve new sex-abuse reporting hotline

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BALTIMORE (AP) — U.S. Catholic bishops voted Wednesday to create a new national sex-abuse hotline run by an independent entity, a decision that represents one of the church’s most tangible steps yet in confronting its sex-abuse crisis. The hotline, which would field allegations that ...

Flag Day activities planned at former Governors’ Mansion

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BISMARCK – On Friday, June 14, the Former Governors’ Mansion State Historic Site is hosting Flag Day events from 1 to 2 p.m. The event is free and open to all ages, with activities geared especially toward children. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Outdoor activities include ...

Minuteman missile sites film screening planned

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BISMARCK – ”Beneath the Plains: The Minuteman Missile on Alert” will be screened at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 16, at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, Bismarck. The film screening is free and open to the public. Recently produced for the Minuteman Missile National ...

Crosby to speak to veterans breakfast group

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John Crosby, Ward County Veterans Service officer, will be guest speaker at the Honoring Those Who Served-Ministry breakfast group Saturday, June 22, at 8 a.m. at Homesteaders restaurant, Minot. He will be sharing with veterans resources that his office provides and answer any questions that ...

Taube Museum of Art brings summer camps

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The Taube Museum of Art will be offering two different camps this summer. The first will take place with two sessions on June 18 and 19 for ages three to four and the second will take place July 29 through Aug. 1 with two session times for ages five and up. The first camp for ages three to ...

Verendrye Electric Co-op annual meeting on Thursday

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Verendrye Electric Cooperative celebrates its 80th annual meeting on Thursday in the State Fair Center in Minot. Members of the cooperative can register starting at 4 p.m. and a free dinner of roast beef, mashed potatoes and more will be served from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The Replacements, a country ...

Minot High School – Central Campus honor roll 4Q 2018-19

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Highest honors Grade 10: Danielle Aberle, Paige Ackerman, Sarah Adams, Augustus Thomas Arcon, Bradleigh Arehart, Gavin Argent, Joseph Armstrong, Alissa Barber, Annabelle Barcomb, Nicholas Beeter, Emily Bender, Abigail Benham, Mikkel Benjamin, Eva Bloom, Braden Bodenstein, Benn Bonebrake, ...