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North Dakota Oil Production Report

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota oil drillers produced an average of about 977,000 barrels of oil a day in March. The Department of Mineral Resources says the record March production was up from an average of about 952,000 barrels daily in February. North Dakota’s oil patch had a record 10,457 producing wells in...
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Drunk Driving Consequences Presented In Oakes

OAKES (NewsDakota.com) The real life potential consequences of drinking and driving were displayed for students and facility as well as those in the community at the Oakes school Tuesday afternoon. Lynn Mickelson of Colfax, North Dakota lost his daughter Allison, son-in law Aaron Deutscher, granddaughter 18 month old Brielle along with another grandchild on...
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VCSU President Steven Shirley. Photos by Steve Urness.

VCSU President Steven Shirley Reflects On His Time In Office (Audio)

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) Steven Shirley will leave Valley City State University to serve as president of Minot State University on July 1. Shirley’s smile, easy going manner coupled with his strong leadership skills will be missed on the campus and within the community of Valley City. Shirley became VCSU president in July 2008...
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Annual Click It Or Ticket Campaign Announced

BISMARCK N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The North Dakota Department of Transportation has announced the beginning of the annual Click It Or Ticket Campaign in North Dakota. According to the NDDOT, failure to use seat belts while in motor vehicle crashes contributes to the deaths of 40 to 50 people per year in North Dakota. A...
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