State officials approve veterans signs for Highway 22

There may soon be a new look to Highway 22 for the length of the state highway, thanks to the passage of a bill by the state legislature in March and the signing of the bill by the governor. Staff…
Capitol Chatter

Speak loudly and carry a big stick Sen. Oley Larsen doesn’t seem to care for Gov. Doug Burgum’s proposed Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library. In a recent floor speech, the Republican from Minot cited Roosevelt’s tendency to bypass Congress, his implementation…
Legislative News for District 31

Members 66thLegislative Assemblyare working to try to bring the session to a close, hopefully the end of this week. Some of the major issues that normally might delay adjournment, such as the salary proposal for state employees, were settled early…
The Herald E-Edition for 4-26-19

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Hettinger County declares Burn Ban

Hettinger County has declared a county-wide burn ban, even if the local signs show the fire danger is in the low (green) or moderate (blue) end of the dial. Staff Report According to Tracy Kruger, the Hettinger County Emergency manager,…
NWS looking for severe weather spotters

  It is hard to estimate how far a weather event may be away from you. By Brad Mosher The Herald That was just one of the weather-related tips that John Paul Martin of the National Weather Service office in…
Capitol Chatter

Big Gavel Energy “Some of us have had trouble hearing the gavel,” Rep. George Keiser said. By Diane Newberry and Bilal Suleiman NDNA “We wish to provide to you a token of a present that might help you do your…
Weather plagues Thinclads

As a bomb cyclone, the weather threat missed most of western North Dakota Friday, hitting the central and eastern parts of the state. By Brad Mosher The Herald But it did have an impact in Dickinson. The annual Blue Hawk…
Legislative News for District 31

The members of the House continue to meet in conference committees and complete floor action on any remaining policy bills. The House completed work on SB 2124 recently and gave it a 82-3 do pass recommendation. By Representative Karen Rohr…
The Herald E-Edition for 4-19-19

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Discovering the demise of the DINOSAURS

Bowman at center of paleontological treasure trove A cataclysmic flash occurred 65 million years ago on an area of the planet that we know as Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. It was a blast so large it sent earthy debris hurling into space…
Enchanted Highway clears up legal cloud over famous geese

Adark legal cloud which had threatened the Enchanted Highway’s biggest draw has vanished. The gigantic metal sculpture called “Geese in Flight” along Interstate 94 east of Dickinson had served as an entry portal for the Enchanted Highway, guiding visitors south…
Two die in rollover

A single vehicle rollover Tuesday morning on Highway 21 near New England left two people dead, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The vehicle, a 2003 Acura MDX SUV, was reportedly traveling westbound three miles west of New England on…
Coccidiosis Affecting Young Calves

North Dakota cattle producers have been losing young calves to coccidiosis this spring, according to Gerald Stokka, North Dakota State University Extension veterinarian and livestock stewardship specialist. By Duaine Marxen Hettinger County Extension/ANR Coccidiosis is an intestinal disease that affects…
Capitol Chatter

By Diane Newberry and Bilal Suleiman NDNA Big Gavel Energy “Some of us have had trouble hearing the gavel,” Rep. George Keiser said. “We wish to provide to you a token of a present that might help you do your…