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North Dakota Soybean Processors continue investment drive
ND county says attempt to remove sheriff cost less than $10,000
More data needed on cloud seeding, governor says
UPDATE: Stabbing victim dies from injuries in Minot hospital
Fire incidences high in North Dakota
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Dickinson Expo -- a day of shopping and fun
CHI St. Alexius Health Auxiliary to start new year
Storytelling -- an ageless art
Gardening by community
Helpers in the hospital
New Twins reliever Curtiss reaches majors two years after elbow scare
ESPN Radio host Ryen Russillo arrested after police find him drunk and naked in stranger's condo
Robison wants preseason snaps but status is uncertain
Vikings' offense in prove-it mode in last real test of preseason
Vikings' Rudolph working to become a complete tight end
A time for wine, a time for beer
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
Port: ND politicos are treating Trump like an election year asset
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Port: Whoa: Dakota Access Pipeline owners file racketeering lawsuit against #NoDAPL activists
Albert Joseph "AJ" Hofer
Herbert Henry Bautz
Ferne Nordin Combs
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
October 8, 2016
Letter: Choosing 'non-politically correct' Republican over deplorable Democrat
I look at the picture under a title that caught my eye in The Dickinson Press Opinion page and see a young face — that of Matthew Becker. So young, yet already an elitist establishment political snob. Trump was not my pick of the large pool of very capable Republican candidates....
October 8, 2016 - 11:08pm
October 7, 2016
Letter: Elkin has been great for Stark County
I enthusiastically encourage everyone to vote for Jay Elkin for Stark County commissioner in this November's election. Jay has performed in his present position as a county commission in a commendable manner. He represents District 5 on the Commission, serves on the Finance Board,...
October 7, 2016 - 5:18pm
September 22, 2016
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
Every day, our resources are burnt, released, or lost right in front of our eyes. Our money is literally going up in smoke. Waste of tribal resources deprives communities of royalty revenue that is vital to funding health care, education and roads. We are losing more revenue and getting...
September 22, 2016 - 5:43pm
September 15, 2016
Letter: Time to stop protester's unlawful criminal activities
As protesters against the Dakota Access Pipeline continue to unlawfully vandalize private company machinery and occupy land that they have been ordered to remain away from, my social media accounts continue to spotlight these acts of masked men and women. Not only are these people...
September 15, 2016 - 10:24pm
September 9, 2016
Letter: Dakota Access protesters hurt workers, ignore law
We ought to consider one question when it comes to who is in the right on the Dakota Access Pipeline: What if it was the other way? If the builder of Dakota Access had ignored the legal process and built the pipeline, the public would be inflamed and rightfully so. We would never...
September 9, 2016 - 7:24pm
September 6, 2016
Letter: What would Jesus recycle?
I was thrilled when I read that Dickinson is considering curbside recycling. As a Christian, a parent, a citizen, a pastor and an inhabitant of this earth, I commend the City Commission and those who are involved with bringing this important issue forward. I hope and pray this will...
September 6, 2016 - 10:37pm
August 25, 2016
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Well, well, well, they’re at it again! The idea of annual sessions of the North Dkaota Legislature is once again surfacing its ugly head. Of course that liberal idea is cooked up by Democrats and RINOs (Republicans In Name Only). These people want more and bigger government. We...
August 25, 2016 - 5:33pm
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
We have lived in Dickinson for many years, enjoying the community, finding comfort in safe surroundings, and maintaining our home, garden and property. Every year, our yard is filled with plants and flowers that we care for throughout the spring and summer. During the evening of...
August 25, 2016 - 5:30pm
August 19, 2016
Letter: Dakota Access will be essential to America’s energy independence
Petroleum production has been a boon for the state and nation, benefiting low and middle class families with lower energy prices, benefiting schools and emergency services with contributions from industry and tax revenues, and providing thousands of good-paying jobs across all sectors...
August 19, 2016 - 7:01pm
Letter: Government required to protect those protesting pipeline
The long-established legal principle of the public trust doctrine requires our government to protect and maintain survival resources for future generations. “By the law of nature these things are common to mankind — the air, running water, the sea, and consequently the shores...
August 19, 2016 - 7:01pm
August 17, 2016
Letter: Dakota Access Pipeline provides short- and long-term benefits
The Dakota Access Pipeline, a 450,000 barrels-per-day pipeline now under construction, will stretch from the Bakken to Illinois daily and will be a large benefit to North Dakota’s economy, its workers, and its taxpayers. The pipeline will become one of the state’s major taxpayers....
August 17, 2016 - 6:02pm
August 11, 2016
Letter: Stults energy article was balanced but concerning
Kalsey Stults’ article on coal, wind and natural gas was one of the most balanced articles on energy that I have read in some time. I agree with Congressman Kevin Cramer that there is a conscious effort to eliminate the use of coal. Such a policy will increase the cost of electricity...
August 11, 2016 - 6:30pm
Letter: Families of crime victims deserve rights
My brother was killed while riding his bicycle in 2008. While I feel that law enforcement did their jobs, I do not feel like others in the legal system did. I cannot do anything to bring my brother back, but if I can do something to help others for the future and ensure that people...
August 11, 2016 - 6:28pm
August 9, 2016
Letter: When it comes to electricity, am I missing something?
Am I missing something here? The coal-fired power plant in Stanton has announced they will be closing down for lack of market. They cannot produce electricity for what the market will pay. At the same time, the Public Service Commission is issuing permits for wind farms as fast as...
August 9, 2016 - 6:01pm
Letter: Trump’s mind works like Escher art
A long-held and well-proven truth is that “information is not knowledge, and knowledge is not wisdom.” Virtually every person with any success in our world understands what this means. One clear exception is the current GOP candidate for President of the United States. The Donald...
August 9, 2016 - 5:48pm