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10 years after losing family, man recounts journey to find his children
‘Find the Good Life’ campaign reaching audience, but more private investment, results data needed, officials say
Grand Forks man happy to be home after year in Afghanistan
Dickinson’s hospitality industry strong as a whole, but restaurateurs note levels of decline
'Insight' premieres today online, on TV
crime and courts
nation and world
Eastern Montana businesses settle in to weather latest downturn in oil market
Stark County Planning and Zoning approves erection of more wind towers
Oil gains, bond prices inch up on Turkey-Russia tensions
Plans for Devils Lake refinery stall
Hess finishes work to ease excess flaring
Patrick Hope: 2015 Turkey of the Year: The Swamp of Sorrows
A roadmap at the end of life: Angel Advocates helps simplify settlement of an estate
The dilemma of serving turkey for Thanksgiving Day dinner
Kat Perkins holding Christmas concert in Dickinson: Gourmet meal, concert to be held Nov. 30 at Astoria
Brotherhood of the road: Iron Order Motorcycle Club organizes chapter in Dickinson
Vasquez doing a bit of everything for Dickinson State men’s hoops
Vancouver Canucks ward off Minnesota Wild
UND to host Northern Iowa for just second time
Ban on older hockey players to meet stiff NCHC opposition
UND football coach Schweigert moving forward, not dwelling on missing playoffs
Brock: Thankful for American farmers
Jacobs: Election yawns? Check out legislative races
Heitkamp: Thank you to those who make the difference
Letter: Our government and its imbalance of powers
Holten: Leading the vitamin charge
Fabian G. Zimmerman
David "Hutch" Hutchings
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