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East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Peterson tells ESPN he'll sign with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Third-grader Mickellyn Walker wins national free throw contest
Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
Port: House members laugh as they vote down “Dollar Doug” amendment
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Port: Heidi Heitkamp leaked her fundraising numbers early because she didn’t want you to see where the money came from
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Bryan Wayne Cooper
Patricia "Patsy" Jost
Dale Odin Anderson
Mary Margaret Wolf
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
October 21, 2012
Hunting to help: Bucyrus, cancer foundation get help from hunters, military personnel
AMIDON -- With their guns primed and pheasants on their minds, about a dozen hunters entered Harold Narum's field near Amidon on Saturday. They...
October 21, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Letter: Measure 5 doesn't help animals
As someone who grew up on a ranch and still cares deeply for our livestock including horses, I encourage my fellow North Dakotans to vote no on Measure 5. Measure 5 won't help our horses. It won't help any of our animals because it deals with cases that are extraordinarily rare....
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
April 24, 2012
Amidon's ruse keeping the roads safer
Someone kidnapped the policewoman in Amidon last spring and she has yet to be located, but not to worry -- she's not real. For the last two...
April 24, 2012 - 12:00am
April 7, 2012
Slope County Commission passes crew camp ordinance
Slope County doesn't have any crew camps, but that doesn't mean its officials will wait for one to break ground before having a plan. The Slope County Commission passed its crew camp ordinance Tuesday after its Planning and Zoning Board recommended approval at Tuesday's meeting at...
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 5, 2012
Adventures, laughs and music on the high seas with Amidon's... 'Captain Bree and Her Lady Pirates'
AMIDON -- What happens when a band of lady pirates capture a British ship and hold the passengers ransom? Come aboard to find the answer in...
February 5, 2012 - 12:00am
November 19, 2011
Future of Slope County Courthouse uncertain
AMIDON (AP) -- The last remaining wood-frame courthouse in North Dakota might soon be history. The Slope County Commission is faced with either spending at least $1 million to renovate the 1917 structure or replacing it. A courthouse committee has hired an architect to determine...
November 19, 2011 - 8:32am
July 30, 2011
USPS considers area post offices for closure
After the U.S.
July 30, 2011 - 12:00am
August 4, 2010
Press Photo by Jennifer McBride Jay Grosz, Mott, and Jeremy Strommen, New England, put up barbed-wire fence Monday afternoon near Amidon. Spring...
August 4, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
A Monday night storm brought the sounds of sirens, gusty winds, hail and some even spotted a tornado in southwest North Dakota. There were no...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 22, 2010
Traffic patterns, bypasses among questions at expressway meeting
BELFIELD -- An Amidon City Council member wonders what a bypass around her town will do to business if the Theodore Roosevelt Expressway project takes hold of the area. She was among about 30 people gathered at the Belfield Memorial Hall Wednesday to learn and share input on the...
July 22, 2010 - 12:00am
The filing deadline for the spring election was 4 p.m. April 9. Here is who will be on the ballot June 8. Keep your eye on The Press. We will list candidates from throughout the region daily in addition to stories on area races throughout the month. Slope County - Commissioner at-large,...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Letter: Say yes to youth entrepreneurship
"I Said Yes!" To youth entrepreneurship! Young people are interested in business. The Kauffman Foundation commissioned a survey of nearly 2,500 young people ages 8 to 21, about entrepreneurship. Four in 10 young people indicated they have started or would like to start their own...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
March 9, 2010
6-12 inches of snow headed to Dickinson area
The National Weather Service has announced a winter weather advisory for much of western and central North Dakota tonight through Thursday morning and up to 12 inches of snow is possible in the Dickinson area. A mix of rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow is spreading across the area...
March 9, 2010 - 5:31pm
October 2, 2009
Area under freeze warning
The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a freeze warning, effect from midnight tonight until 9 a.m. Saturday. This warning affects the towns of Dickinson, Beach, Belfield, Bowman and Amidon. The service predicts if skies clear out for any significant amount of time,...
October 2, 2009 - 5:01pm
April 18, 2009
Express views on major expressway
Citizens will have until May 7 to make their views known on a proposed four-lane highway that could run from Rapid City, S.D. to the Canadian border, passing through Bowman, Amidon and Belfield. A corridor study on potential finanical and environmental issues, recommended improvements,...
April 18, 2009 - 10:30pm