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March 30, 2018
The ice on the Yellowstone River near Cartwright, N.D., near the border with Montana broke up on Thursday.   Submitted photo
Yellowstone River gets moving in N.D. but ice jam potential remains
March 30, 2018 - 5:24pm
January 21, 2018
Least terns, shown above, are an endangered species that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is trying to boost through a project to create more sandbar habitat on the Missouri River near Washburn.  Bismarck Tribune file photo
Corps considering $2 million sandbar project on Missouri River for plovers, terns
January 21, 2018 - 7:04am
December 7, 2017
ND man, 70, dies after falling through ice near boat landing on Missouri River
December 7, 2017 - 10:23pm
November 29, 2017
This aerial photo taken July 10, 2017, shows the site of a proposed day park along the Missouri River south of Bismarck. It would be North Dakota's first new state park in more than 25 years. The field on the left would separate the park from the Missouri River Correctional Center. File Photo / Bismarck Tribune
Missouri River Day Park development on hold until new budget cycle
November 29, 2017 - 11:10am
November 12, 2017
With Joy, John Lindgren's Llewellin setter holding point, Sandi Restine of Delano, Minn. and Lindgren move in to flush a rooster pheasant during a South Dakota hunt near the Missouri River. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Missouri River roosters: Minnesota hunters find plenty of pheasants along the river in South Dakota
November 12, 2017 - 11:59am
November 6, 2017
McClusky Canal  Photo courtesy of Garrison Diversion Conservancy District
ND officials: Optimism builds over $1 billion water pipeline to serve Red River Valley, central ND
November 6, 2017 - 9:57am
June 16, 2017
An aerial view of the Lake Audubon embankment, which separates lake Sakawea, to the west, and Lake Audubon. Lake Audubon is the preferred source of water for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project, which would divert Missouri River water to the Red River Valley in times of prolonged drought. Photo special to The Forum.
Reservoir embankment's potential to collapse poses new hurdle for Red River Valley Water Supply Project
June 16, 2017 - 8:15pm
May 30, 2017
Family of missing man finds body along Missouri River
May 30, 2017 - 8:27pm
May 12, 2017
A North Dakota Game and Fish boat. Submitted photo
Authorities look for boater who may have drowned on Missouri River in ND
May 12, 2017 - 2:51pm
April 19, 2017
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Legislature approves Lake Sakakawea mineral bill
April 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
April 6, 2017
A drilling rig is pictured near Lake Sakakawea near New Town, N.D., on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Some fear that uncertainty about who owns the minerals under the lake will deter oil development in the area. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
House approves Missouri River mineral leasing bill estimated to cost $187 million
April 6, 2017 - 9:10pm
March 11, 2017
John Bluemle, of Bismarck, surveys the erosion along the Missouri River at Double Ditch on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Bluemle is a former North Dakota state geologist. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Double Ditch funding faces erosion
March 11, 2017 - 7:56pm
February 23, 2017
With higher than normal temperatures, the ice covering the Missouri River west of Platte, S.D., is beginning to breakup. Some officials worry about raising water levels with the water coming down from the north. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
No flooding expected for mighty Missouri River
February 23, 2017 - 5:12pm
January 14, 2017
A drilling rig is pictured near Lake Sakakawea near New Town, N.D., on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Some fear that uncertainty about who owns the minerals under the lake will deter oil development in the area. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Bill seeks to resolve uncertainty over mineral ownership
January 14, 2017 - 2:32pm
December 18, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama talks to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman David Archambault II (L) as they attend the Cannon Ball Flag Day Celebration at the Cannon Ball Powwow Grounds on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota, June 13, 2014. To match Insight USA-PIPELINE/NATIVEAMERICANS-INTERVENTION   REUTERS/Larry Downing/File Photo
Standing Rock's 'Little Dave' leads fight against Big Oil
December 18, 2016 - 8:00am