Minot Daily Newshttp://www.minotdailynews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 29 Jan 2015 13:09:25 EDTThu, 29 Jan 2015 13:09:25 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssArea counties plan new, larger jailshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/617162.htmlA growing inmate population has some jails bursting at the seams, and not just in Ward County. Ward County voters will decide Feb. 24 whether to approve a jail expansion of 100 cells, estimated to cost nearly $40 million.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTEastern delegation takes ideas from Minothttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/617152.htmlA delegation from West Virginia and Ohio left Minot Wednesday with their notebooks full of ideas and recommendations for handling anticipated growth. City, county and economic development officials from Parkersburg and Vienna, W. Va.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTCity considers another extension for temporary housing until Junehttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/617163.htmlFive temporary housing units remaining in Minot on private lots despite expired permits may get to stay until June.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTDunn County parcel bid at $13,750 per acrehttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/617153.htmlBILLINGS, Mont. A Billings, Mont., oil and gas exploration company submitted the highest per-acre bid at $13,750 per acre for a 233.3 acre parcel located in Dunn County in North Dakota in the Bureau of Land Management oil and gas lease auction.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTOil, brine releases at three area siteshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/617154.htmlState officials have been notified of a release of oil and brine and another of oil at separate sites in the area.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT