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Update: No bomb material found after sweep of Dickinson residence
Education groups oppose concealed weapons in schools, support state funding for SROs
North Dakota loses 800 jobs in December: Employment grew 5.4 percent over the year
Dickinson hits 61 degrees, sets temperature record
North Dakota civics test bill on its way to governor’s desk
Inspectors missing from pipeline puzzle
Hess will cut spending but keep drilling in Bakken
US oil well shut-ins start as crude rout batters small producers
Fish netted at Yellowstone River to be examined for petroleum chemicals
Senate blocks Keystone XL pipeline
Other Views: Taxing, clashing values
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Veeder: Spotting a childhood love in Nashville
Omdahl: Red alert! The Legislature is meeting
Our View: DSU improving mental health services good, spills ugly
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
Mark J. Huschka
Ina Mae Heick
Floyd D. Daley
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Going with a gut decision: Dickinson’s Twist commits to University of Mary
Seahawks' Lynch: 'I'm here so I won't get fined'
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
DSU’s Klein honored as NSAA player of the week
October 12, 2012
The trouble with new roads: Dunn County emergency responders having issues locating some calls
With the influx of people and activity in the Oil Patch, emergency responders in Dunn County have found it challenging to keep up with calls and, in some cases, even locate individuals who need help. An issue that has cropped up lately is that some newer roads and trails used primarily...
news / oil
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
July 29, 2012
Dial 911 for emergencies only: Non-emergency numbers available to public
Residents forgetting they left their garage door open, a man in a van yelling at skateboarders or a granddaughter coming home late from a movie are some of the calls the Dickinson Police Department have gotten in recent weeks and they don't mind responding to them. While the DPD...
July 29, 2012 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
AT&T, CenturyLink service severed, emergency calls not possible
Phone service for AT&T and CenturyLink customers in Stark County has been severed, the Dickinson Police Department announced at 8:45 p.m. Thursday. The police department requested that any AT&T or CenturyLink customers requiring 911 assistance call from a Verizon cellphone or a non-CenturyLink...
July 12, 2012 - 9:39pm
November 24, 2010
Police: kidnapping call a fake
The Dickinson Police Department is pursuing charges after a male called 911 Tuesday morning, claiming he was being kidnapped. Because it was a prank call, the male, whose name was not released, could face several charges including disorderly conduct and providing false information...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 21, 2010
Area see increase in violent crime
Some areas in southwest North Dakota are seeing increases in violent crimes, with many experiencing increases in domestic violence calls and disorderly conduct situations. "For the last few times, when I was asked, it's increased huge over the last four months ... I mean for everything,"...
crime / news
November 21, 2010 - 12:00am
October 1, 2010
Measure would provide 911 funding if passed Nov. 2
Bowman and Slope Counties have measures on their Nov. 2 ballots that would extend a 50 cent increase to the emergency service communication fee.
October 1, 2010 - 12:00am
April 22, 2010
Emergency officials feel energy impacts
In part two of a two-day meeting, state legislators listened to city and area road and emergency officials Wednesday as they testified regarding...
local / news / oil
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 15, 2009
Customers of Qwest unable to make 911 calls
Dickinson and Belfield residents who are customers of Qwest, a telecommunications company, were not able to call 911 Monday morning, according to Qwest. They also were not able to make long distance calls. Kent Blickensderfer, state vice president for Qwest, said the issues started...
local / news
June 15, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Police: 911 operator heard caller making drug deal
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Police in Cleveland say a man called 911 because he felt he was in danger -- then asked the dispatcher to hold on while he made a drug deal. Police Lt.
February 3, 2009 - 2:00pm