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'You have to choose to forgive': Fargo woman overcomes tragedy of sister's death at hands of brother
Local law agencies consider equipping officers with overdose-reversing medication
Pilots to practice evasive maneuvers in southwest North Dakota
$9.47 million in conservation projects proposed
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
Thanksgiving NFL Roundup: Stafford throws 5 TDs to lead Lions to Thanksgiving win; Panthers and Bears also win
Dickinson High football has five players named to Class 3A All-State teams
Feeney a ‘hidden gem’ for Dickinson State women’s basketball team
Harrison Smith is still a ‘Bonecrusher’ on Vikings’ defense
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
October 6, 2015
2 cats killed, 2 dogs wounded by pet shooter or shooters
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in providing information in three ongoing cases involving pets that were shot near their owners’ homes in the Ypsilanti and Montpelier areas near Jamestown. Maj. Jason Falk, Stutsman...
News / North Dakota
October 6, 2015 - 9:41pm
September 23, 2015
In rare incident, mountain lion hit by vehicle in northeastern N.D.
LAWTON, N.D.--A mountain lion, a rare sight in eastern North Dakota, was injured Tuesday night when it was struck by a vehicle near Lawton. The incident occurred at about 8:30 p.m. along Ramsey County Road 8 about 4 to 5 miles west of Lawton and about 98 miles northwest of Grand...
News / North Dakota
September 23, 2015 - 4:24pm
March 20, 2013
Charges possible after 100 cattle found dead
BISMARCK -- Prosecutors are considering criminal charges against the owner of 100 cattle found dead last week in McIntosh County, at least some of which starved to death. Logan County State's Attorney Gerald Kuhn said Tuesday it is too early in the investigation to say whether criminal...
News / North Dakota
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Animal blacks out Manning area
Roughrider Electric Cooperative officials said a small animal is responsible for leaving hundreds in the dark in the Manning area Thursday. Leonard Hibl, director of key accounts for Roughrider Electric, said the unspecified critter caused a fault on an overhead power line causing...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
Hettinger City Council approves retrieval fee increase
Retrieving a captured animal will now be more expensive in Hettinger after the City Council passed an ordinance during a meeting at the Adams County Courthouse Wednesday morning. Operating without a dog catcher and a city pound, the Adams County Sheriff's Department will often pick...
October 14, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Pipeline project nears homestretch
BOWMAN -- About 1.3 million feet of the Bison Pipeline right of way road has been cleared to date. The total length of the project is about...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2009
Letter: Don't wait until 2010 to build animal shelter
In reference to the article in The Press on Oct. 17: For quite some time now, pets have been rescued from the Dickinson pound or returned to their owners, only to find that they immediately get sick, die, or had to be euthanized. These exposed and infected impounded pets are exposing...
letters / opinion
October 27, 2009 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
Used tires, beer kegs, bags keeping zoo animals healthy
BOSTON (AP) -- A lion rips open a paper bag stuffed with hay and meat. Giraffes chew up old Christmas trees. Asian black bears claw on empty...
March 21, 2009 - 9:20pm
March 18, 2009
Animal rights, circus lawyers differ on elephants
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Animal rights activists asked a federal judge Wednesday to find that the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus violates the Endangered Species Act by using metal-tipped prods and chains to control its elephants. In closing arguments after a six-year court battle,...
March 18, 2009 - 1:15pm
June 25, 2008
Letter - Radical animal rights groups are targeting N.D.
North Dakota is obviously in the sites of radical animal rights groups. Who else would look to ban hunting? If North Dakotans decide that hunting behind a fence is illegal we are well on our way to banning other kinds of hunting. If we ban any type of hunting, it's a lot easier...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am