Thursday Dec 19
Ticket sold in ND wins $673K Wild Card 2 jackpot
North Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched all five white balls and the Wild Card in Wednesday's drawing.
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Plea deal upsets family of ND hit-and-run victim
The family of a man who died in a hit-and-run incident in a Dickinson motel parking lot a year ago is upset about a plea deal that will put the driver behind bars for only three years.
No heat wave, but wait for warmer days ahead
The bitterly cold weather that has blanketed the Dakotas might warm up a bit by the weekend, but don't expect anything close to the 50s of three weeks ago.
N.D. Jobs Growth Expected to Continue
The number of out-of-state job seekers posting resumes to the North Dakota Job Service database has dropped by about two-thirds from its peak in January 2012, but this in no way indicates that growth in North Dakota is slowing.
Dangerous Arctic Cold Headed for Plains, Intermountain West
A storm currently producing flooding rains and heavy snow in the Pacific Northwest will eject into the Plains early this week allowing arctic air to spill southward from Canada.
ND senator's bill aims to corral sex trafficking
A North Dakota senator whose oil-rich state has become a target for child prostitution is sponsoring a bill meant to crack down on all forms of human trafficking.
N.D. lawmaker wants more funding for US 85 from Rapid City to Canada
DICKINSON, N.D. -- A leading state senator says North Dakota should devote more oil tax money to enhancing U.S. Highway 85, the main north-south corridor in the western oil patch.