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CNNMoney: Locals to big oil: We want our town back!updated: Mon Oct 24 2011 19:18:00

For those who have spent their entire lives in the previously quiet farm towns that dot the northwestern corner of North Dakota, the discovery of oil in the Bakken formation has been anything but fortuitous.

River crests, but North Dakota flood fight far from overupdated: Sun Jun 26 2011 21:24:00

The bloated Souris River has crested at an historic high in Minot, North Dakota, but floodwaters likely will remain at or near their current level for several days, authorities said Sunday.

Town fills with waterupdated: Sun Jun 26 2011 21:24:00

Residents of Minot, North Dakota wait anxiously to return to their flood damaged homes.

Thousands of homes flooded in N. Dakotaupdated: Sat Jun 25 2011 13:21:00

Floodwaters gushed Friday into Minot, North Dakota, inundating thousands of residences and businesses, with water reaching mailboxes in some places, officials said.

Flood risk prompts evacuations in Minot, North Dakotaupdated: Tue Jun 21 2011 21:23:00

Authorities have ordered the evacuation of some 12,000 people from the city of Minot, North Dakota, and surrounding areas because of expected record flooding, officials said Tuesday.

As waters rise, North Dakotans rush to fill sandbagsupdated: Wed Jun 08 2011 21:55:00

Civic-minded residents of Bismarck and Mandan, North Dakota, found there's nothing like a major flood to make new friends while filling thousands of sandbags.

Is Facebook good or bad for school reunions?updated: Wed Jun 09 2010 15:17:00

If you'd asked Bekki Scotto a few years back about her interest in attending a high school reunion, she would have rolled her eyes and laughed in your face.

3 North Dakota students found dead; foul play not suspectedupdated: Wed Nov 04 2009 09:57:00

The bodies of three students at a North Dakota university who had been missing since Sunday were found Tuesday in a vehicle submerged in a pond near their school, police said.

Man vs. waterupdated: Fri May 01 2009 16:19:00

North Dakota residents brace for major floods.

Mayor says Fargo faces 'uncharted territory' with floodingupdated: Fri May 01 2009 16:19:00

North Dakota's most populous city fortified dikes and braced itself Thursday as the National Weather Service said the Red River could crest as high as 43 feet, two feet higher than earlier predicted.

Applicants trying to play their cards into a jobupdated: Wed Apr 22 2009 13:04:00

For some, winning at a casino doesn't mean a stack of chips; it means a job.

Cops help dream up high-tech police carupdated: Mon Mar 23 2009 12:57:00

Imagine the Batmobile busting bad guys in Bismarck, North Dakota, or "Knight Rider's" KITT corralling criminals on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

Car designed by cops for copsupdated: Mon Mar 23 2009 12:57:00

Carbon Motors' E7 concept car was designed by law enforcement professionals to be the ideal car for police work.

Blistering cold temperatures hit Midwestupdated: Wed Jan 14 2009 11:51:00

Blistering temperatures and winds battered parts of the upper Midwest on Tuesday, delivering to some states the coldest weather in decades.

International weather updateupdated: Wed Jan 14 2009 11:51:00

CNN's Guillermo Arduino has Monday evening forecast in the international weather update.

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