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Middle school land purchased: NDSU Extension sells 30 acres northwest of city for $1.35M
$1.1B ‘surge’ funding bill for western N.D. passes Senate
Alexander teens identified as crash victims
Bill introduced to split oil and gas industry from promotional duties
7 apply for higher ed board opening
Where do the rigs go? Oil companies look to store massive equipment
Ness: Eminent domain may be needed to reduce flaring
North Dakota drops more rigs
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
Conoco, Oxy slash 2015 budgets amid crude price collapse
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
Letter: It’s time to update wage discrimination laws
Letter: Ross was the best VSO in decades
Shaw: Raise North Dakota tax on cigarettes
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
Steven Earl Parker
Esther J. Korth
Herbert "Herb" Carlson
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Dickinson tops St. Mary's: Midgets cap 6-game stretch with 5-1 record, West Region win over Saints
Linster nets 26 points as DHS defeats Saints
Bridgewater wants AP back next season
Little love lost for ex-star at Minnesota
Omaha edges UND with overtime goal
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