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Man who killed Montana teacher given 100-year sentence
Portion of US workforce holding multiple jobs declines
Today's poll question: Should North Dakota have an 80 mph interstate speed limit?
Musical men: Two Dickinson State students cast in 50th anniversary of Medora Musical
ND's online state assessments see serious snags
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil surges after lower than expected US inventory rise
US proposes higher royalty rates for drilling federal land
Oil company sued for racial discrimination in North Dakota
Oil turns higher, rallies to 2015 high on Yemen conflict
North Dakota oil production drops in February
Painting the Patch: Oil worker turned artist finds niche in an unlikely area
Kat Perkins stops by Prairie Rose, Berg
TBT to the first one hundred years
Did You Know That?: Man who worked near Bismarck likely quickened start of Civil War
Hope: I’ll take answers for $1,000, Alex
Midgets top Blue Jays for West Region win
Solid start to the season: Dickinson High tallies a 329 to place 3rd during the first meet
Vikings sweep Blue Hawks
Brock: What is art?
Letter: Wind project will harm Stark County
Our View: DSU students’ achievements among best of the week
Archuleta: Dickinson school board not meeting expectations
Letter: Pipeline restoration and reclamation oversight program gives voice to landowners
George L. Berger
Doris Mae (Knudson) Schatz
Mary Eva Wanner
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
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