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Bismarck Copart extended a generous invitation to area K9 units, providing them with access to their facility for specialized training

Bismarck, N.D. – According to the officials, this collaborative effort plays a crucial role in maintaining the readiness and effectiveness of our K9 teams in serving the community. The training session offered by Copart allows K9 units to hone their skills and enhance their capabilities…

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BCSD is alerting citizens about ongoing scam attempts targeting community members

Bismarck, ND – According to the officials, these scams involve individuals impersonating deputies and making fraudulent demands for money. Recently, scammers have been contacting residents claiming that they have outstanding warrants. They then coerce victims into paying off these fictitious warrants using electronic methods such…

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Bismarck City offices and the landfill will be closed on Thursday, July 4th n honor of Independence Day,

Bismarck, N.D. – According to the officials, there will be no garbage collection or curbside recycling (green route) collection on the holiday. Holiday Schedule for Garbage and Recycling Collection (July 1 – July 5): Monday through Wednesday routes: Collected as scheduled. Thursday’s route (July 4th):…

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Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health invites North Dakotans wanting to quit smokeless tobacco to set a quit date during Through With Chew Week February 18-24, 2024

Bismarck, N.D. – According to the statement, part of Through With Chew Week includes The Great American Spit Out on Feb. 22, which encourages users to quit commercial tobacco products for at least 24 hours.  The most effective way to become nicotine-free is to create…

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Spring load restrictions will be placed on City of Bismarck streets and alleys effective on Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Bismarck, N.D. – According to the city officials, contractors should consider moving overweight loads before load restrictions are in place on City of Bismarck streets and alleys. Weight limit signs around the city of Bismarck may be in place in advance of the start of…

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The Bismarck Fire Department extinguished a fire at a Trailer home in south Bismarck on Wednesday, no injuries reported

Bismarck, N.D. – According to the statement, this unfortunate incident occurred right before 12 p.m. Wednesday afternoon. The Bismarck Fire Department received a call for light smoke at a home on the 1100 block of University Dr.  The responding crews reportedly discovered a trailer house with…

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Gov. Burgum applauded the U.S. Department of Energy’s announcement that it has selected the Heartland Hydrogen Hub for up to $925 million in funding to advance a regional clean energy project

Bismarck, N.D. – According to the state officials, the project is reportedly involving collaboration among the states of North Dakota, Minnesota, Montana and Wisconsin. State officials also said that Governors of the four states signed a memorandum of understanding in October 2022 to develop a regional clean…

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City officials announced the annual Call for Photos and this year there is extra incentive to participate

Bismarck, N.D. – According to the city officials, the winner of this year’s contest will have their photo incorporated into the City of Bismarck’s homepage.  Photos can be submitted from now through November 30, 2023. High resolution photos (at least 300 dpi or 1024×768 pixels)…

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Mom left sick 3-year-old child alone with sibIings before she went to bar only to return home the next morning and find the boy dead, charged

According to court documents, 25-year-old Jenifer, identified as the mother, was arrested and charged with involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment following her son’s tragic death. Prosecutors allege that Jenifer left her 3-year-old son, Yael, with his older siblings (ages 7 and 8), while she went…