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Yeast & West: Formally trained chefs find kitchen homes in 3 Dickinson restaurants
Hawks, Flickertails and Wooly Mammoths, oh my! Committee members explain some UND nickname choices
Man arrested for terrorizing after 4-hour Grand Forks hotel standoff
Ducks in the Bakken: DU research project aims to shed light on impact of oil and gas development on duck production and density
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases closed May 11-18
crime and courts
nation and world
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
North Dakota rig count stays steady, down 1 this week
Landowners protest proposed Bakken pipeline in Iowa
Iowa investigators looking into prostitutes-for-pipeline claim
Public hearings on Dakota Access Pipeline set; Killdeer to host June 15
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Long-Steier plan June wedding
2015 Graduation Edition
Dickinson wins West Region tourney
DSU eliminated from World Series
Taking titles home: Dickinson Trinity track wins 4 titles at state track meet, takes top spots in 3 relays
Blackwell takes second in 300 hurdles
Justice denied to Stark County landowners
Heitkamp: The importance of service — in many ways
Veeder: After miles of backroads, understanding what we're all about
Our View: Congrats to Wilz, grads, Blue Hawks
Letter: Former Dickinson athletes are Division I stars in and out of sports
Mary Margaret Kannenberg
Margaret "Margie" Bandle
Edwin V. Wojahn
UPDATE: Remains of 'construction worker' found in north Dickinson
February 20, 2009
Boy bruised after school bus drags him
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A 9-year-old Tennessee boy was dragged for about 100 feet after his jacket became caught in a school bus door. The boy was treated for cuts and bruises after the Friday accident. A Knox County sheriff's spokeswoman told The Knoxville News Sentinel the boy...
February 20, 2009 - 12:36pm
February 18, 2009
Dean Adams didn't know what to do. While hunting south of Richardton on opening day of the season last fall, the Dickinson resident shot a...
February 18, 2009 - 11:47pm
February 16, 2009
Sheriff: No pot charge for Phelps after photo
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- A South Carolina sheriff said Monday he was not going to charge swimmer Michael Phelps after a photo of the 14-time gold medalist showed him smoking from a marijuana pipe. Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said he couldn't ignore the photo but defended his...
February 16, 2009 - 1:40pm
757 lands safely after 1 engine dies
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- Officials say an American Airlines flight on its way to Chicago from John Wayne Airport in California's Orange County was diverted after one of its engines went out. American Airlines spokesman Billy Sanez says the engine on Flight 1236 died just minutes...
February 16, 2009 - 7:44am
January 25, 2009
2 Texas firefighters die from fall during training
Two firefighters died Sunday after falling from the roof of an eight-story building during training in east Texas. Kilgore police say 45-year-old Kyle Perkins and 28-year-old Cory Galloway fell from a dormitory building at Kilgore College.
January 25, 2009 - 8:15pm
Promoter dies after accident at monster truck show
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A promoter for the Motor Sports Monster Truck & Thrill Show has died from injuries after an accident at the Dane County Coliseum, just over a week after a 6-year-old boy was killed in a monster truck event in Tacoma, Wash. The Dane County coroner said 41-year-old...
January 25, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2008
Koppinger retires after 28 years of teaching math in Dickinson
DICKINSON - "I always tell my kids, numbers are life." Math teacher Allen Koppinger spent 28 years sharing examples of this fact with his Dickinson Public School District students, but this fall he finds himself away from the classroom after retiring at the end of the 2007-08 school...
July 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Fargo-Moorhead is abuzz after O.J. visits JT Cigarro bar
FARGO -- Christine Prody is not just O.J. Simpson's girlfriend. She's also a Minnesota native and believed to be the reason the former NFL football great and acquitted murder suspect was visiting the Fargo-Moorhead area this week. The metro area was abuzz Wednesday after Simpson...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Title I teacher retires after 25 years in the classroom
DICKINSON - As a Title I teacher with the Dickinson Public School District for 25 years, Bonnie Rufledt sees the positives and negatives associated with the increased amount of testing and documentation that now occurs in the classroom. In working with youngsters who need help with...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
After 37 years in education, Gaab retires from Trinity
DICKINSON - Anita Gaab's years of service as a teacher at Dickinson's Trinity High School came to end on Wednesday with farewells and high fives from the students in her Grade 9 religion and English classes. She is retiring after 37 years in education. Her remaining Trinity function...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
U-Mary president to retire after more than 30 years
BISMARCK -- Sister Thomas Welder, University of Mary's president for the past 30 years, will step down next year. News of Welder's upcoming retirement came Wednesday from Martin White, chairman of the university's board of trustees. "Sister Thomas has graced us with her wisdom,...
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Dickinson puts brakes on traffic fines after N.D. Supreme Court ruling
DICKINSON - The city of Dickinson has slashed most of its traffic fines in half following a North Dakota Supreme Court ruling, said City Attorney Matt Kolling. The ruling, which was announced Tuesday, was part of a federal lawsuit filed against Fargo by a woman who complained the...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
Man is arrested after bringing gun to NDSU downtown campus
should leave before the situation escalated. Evensen said he was not threatened in any way. "I was scared and he was probably startled," he said. Evensen, a former Merchant Marine who weighs 215 pounds with tattoos around his throat and arms, said he likely appeared intimidating...
February 27, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
Three people are treated for injuries after accident
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Police Department reported Tuesday morning that two males from Richardton and one Dickinson female were transported to Dickinson's St. Joseph's Hospital and Health Center Monday at about 4:11 p.m. after two vehicles collided at an intersection. The department...
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am