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Commission passes amendments to city plan
Dunn Co. sheriff urges plan for homeless in winter
Nation & World
New promise for Keystone XL: McConnell says first job for the new Senate to approve controversial pipeline
N.D. regulators approve $240M wind farm
Kemp: Oil prices are now unsustainably low
Groups want broader review for pipeline from North Dakota to Minnesota
BLM seeks input on western ND lease parcels
Your own little personal frontier
Jacobs: North Dakota’s Young kept CIA’s secrets
Zaleski: Badlands glow at Cowboy Christmas
Veeder: Christmas prank on mother takes some thought
Letter: Let’s cool down
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Twila A. (Renner) Burk
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Richland nets 3 goals in second, beats DHS
Dickinson Trinity handles GUH
New England dominates Bulldogs
Schnepf: Sam Houston State reels off wins after 1-3 start
Cougars edge Raiders: Madler, Besler combine for 30 as Heart River defeats Richardton-Taylor
September 12, 2014
Happy Birthday, Star-Spangled Banner
The students at Jefferson Elementary School in Dickinson sang the national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner,” Friday as a way to mark the 200th anniversary of the lyrics being written by Francis Scott Key. The writer penned the song after seeing the American flag flying over...
news / local
September 12, 2014 - 7:36pm
July 24, 2014
Battlefield site of conflicts
On July 28, 1864, Civil War General Alfred Sully and 2,200 troops staged an attack on a gathering of Native Americans — including Teton, Yanktonai, Lakota and Dakota bands — at Killdeer Mountain, regarded to this day as a sacred site for many Native American tribes. While the...
news / local
July 24, 2014 - 11:31pm
'Overlooked' history: Impacts of Killdeer Mountain Battle felt 150 years later
Monday marks 150 years since the battle at Killdeer Mountain, an event that shaped North Dakota in ways felt more than a century later. As one of the western-most Civil War-era battles, the Killdeer Mountain Battle was “a turning point in Dakota history,” said writer Jennifer...
news / north dakota
July 24, 2014 - 11:19pm
July 19, 2014
Southwest Spotlight: ‘We want Vicky:’ Herberger’s Zander celebrates 35 years at department store
A significant number of customers go into Herberger’s department store in Dickinson always knowing just what they want: They ask for the one, the only, Vicky Zander. “Pretty much every day someone comes in asking for Vicky,” said Sara Booke, Herberger’s selling supervisor. Customers...
news / local
July 19, 2014 - 11:45pm
July 18, 2014
Leith mayor: Celebration isn’t about Cobb: White supremacist says he may not stay in his new home for too long
BISMARCK — When organizers approached the Leith City Council last spring about a 105th anniversary celebration for the small town beleaguered by white supremacist Craig Cobb, council members wanted one assurance. “Nobody wanted it to be about Cobb,” organizer Peggy Arndt recalled....
news / local
July 18, 2014 - 12:15am
Fargo boy celebrates one-year transplant anniversary
HORACE — He made it through a double- lung transplant, then broke an arm in April while playing football with his brother. Jordan Peterson, 11, spent four weeks in a cast. While it was a “bump in the road,” Jordan’s mom was unfazed. “I was just thrilled that he was being...
news / north dakota
June 18, 2014 - 10:11pm
November 22, 2013
On 50th anniversary of JFK death — tears, memories, suspicion
DALLAS — U.S. President John F. Kennedy was remembered as a transcendent leader of a rising nation at a ceremony in Dallas on Friday, the 50th anniversary of his assassination, while bitterness remained for many who disbelieve the official story of how he died. “Our collective...
November 22, 2013 - 7:22pm
January 11, 2013
St. Joseph's Hospital Auxiliary members, from left, Irene Stieg and Pauline Berger, serve refreshments to Bethol Knutson during the auxiliary's...
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
Delay saves Gov. Guy during Vietnam visit
BISMARCK -- One of North Dakota's most popular governors had no doubt he was the target of a 1967 assassination plot in Vietnam. The near-death experience happened on a trip former Gov.
letters / news / north dakota
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
September 11, 2009
Volunteers honored at 9/11 ceremonies across U.S.
NEW YORK (AP) -- With familiar rituals of grief and a new purpose to honor those who rushed into danger to help, the nation marked eight years since the Sept. 11 terror attacks Thursday, with volunteers reading the names of the World Trade Center lost. Memorials in New York, at the...
September 11, 2009 - 10:46am
May 18, 2008
June 29 marks Vetter's 15th anniversary and last Mass at St. Patrick's
DICKINSON - After serving nine years as pastor of Dickinson's St. Patrick's Catholic Church, the Rev. Austin Vetter is being reassigned as pastor of Minot's St. Leo's Catholic Church Minot. His last weekend of Masses at St. Patrick's is June 28-29. "It's actually the 15th anniversary...
May 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
Twenty-five years of Forever
Kick-started by two columns in Minnesota's St. Paul Pioneer Press in 1982, Pheasants Forever has since become a national conservation institution. Dennis Anderson, founder in principal of the group, inspired others to form Pheasants Forever with him while writing as the Outdoors...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am