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Family, friends remember Ray student killed in car crash
Board takes stance on higher ed funding bill
Farmers Union poll: ND residents oppose corporate farming bill
With $1B cut from budget, lawmakers in ‘holding pattern’ until next revenue forecast
BCBS of ND execs’ incentive pay nixed
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Holten: Our most valuable gift
Jacobs: Good advice from the governor about higher ed
Letter: Burial sites no longer sacred
Letter: Remove the ‘gag amendment’ from trafficking bill
Shaw: No longer can Giuliani be admired
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Anton "Mokey" Dinius
Sylvester Anton Schneider
Teresa Jean Odermann Weinand
Second-half strides: Hazen runs away in final 16 minutes en route to win over Richardton-Taylor
Sadowsky scores 37, Night Hawks beat Bucs
Dickinson State’s Klein, Farstveet earn honors
Powers: Guardado trades good life for unexpected job
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
July 22, 2014
Outdoor movie night at BAC canceled
Outdoor Family Movie Night at the Biesiot Activities Center, scheduled for today, has been canceled because of equipment problems. Ben Shroyer, events and conference coordinator for the BAC, said the showing of “Free Birds” will be rescheduled within 30 days.
July 22, 2014 - 11:58am
July 14, 2012
Dickinson meeting to focus on child care crisis in Oil Patch
The North Dakota Department of Human Services, North Dakota Association of Oil & Gas Producing Counties, North Dakota Child Care Providers Inc. and several organizations will hold a workshop at 10 p.m. Wednesday at the Dickinson State University Badlands Activities Center to discuss...
local / news / north dakota / oil
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
BAC slate includes 9-man jamboree
Dickinson State University released the 2011 football schedule for the Badlands Activities Center on Thursday. Included in the schedule aside from the usual slate of DSU, Dickinson High and Dickinson Trinity home games is a 9-man football jamboree scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 27. The...
Blue Hawks / Midgets / sports / Titans
July 7, 2011 - 5:56pm
December 23, 2010
Stories of the Year, No. 6: Building memories
It isn't even a year old yet, but the Badlands Activities Center has already created some lasting memories. In its inaugural season, the $16...
Blue Hawks / Midgets / sports / Titans
December 23, 2010 - 11:12pm
May 6, 2010
Audit finds problem with BAC funding
Dickinson State University, along with two other state universities, was found to be in noncompliance with capital projects requirements, according to a performance audit released Wednesday. Audit information states approval to change the financing of the Badlands Activities Center...
DSU / local / news
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
City prioritizing projects
Working ahead of schedule, city officials began hammering out capital improvement project priorities Tuesday afternoon at Dickinson's City Hall,...
local / news
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 6, 2010
BAC about ready
After months of work, the $16 million Badlands Activities Center will open June 1 and some residents still have mixed feelings about the facility. The BAC replaces Dickinson State University's Whitney Stadium, which was demolished in March 2009 to make way for the BAC. The new facility...
DSU / local / news
March 6, 2010 - 12:00am
August 10, 2009
The Badlands Activities Center doesn't look like a facility that will be hosting football games in a month -- but it's getting there. Casey Jackson, the BAC project manager for Mortenson Construction of Red Wing, Minn., gave The Dickinson Press a tour of the facility last Thursday,...
Blue Hawks / college / local / sports
August 10, 2009 - 10:52pm
February 27, 2009
DSU accepting bids for demolition of Whitney Stadium
Dickinson State University announced Thursday that bids for a substantial portion of the Badlands Activities Center have been reviewed and the demolition of Whitney Stadium should begin in the next week or two. Casey Jackson, BAC project manager with Mortenson Construction in Minneapolis,...
February 27, 2009 - 11:06pm
January 17, 2009
DSU solicits bids on BAC
Even though its groundbreaking ceremonies took place on Jan. 5, visible progress hasn't been made on the construction of the $16 million Badlands Activities Center. But progress has been made. Dickinson State University is in the process of soliciting bids on for the BAC. Contractors...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Who is paying for projects?
Over it's history, Dickinson has seen its fair share of capital projects like the Badlands Activities Center. Over the next two days The Dickinson Press will review major public and private projects that have occured over the decades in the Queen City including the BAC, Courthouse...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
July 26, 2008
Editorial - Putting BAC on November ballot good idea
Dickinson Mayor Dennis Johnson's decision to refer city funding on the Badlands Activities Center to a November vote of the people simply put was the right decision. His decision was based on the size of the project and what the community communicated with the defeat of Ordinance...
July 26, 2008 - 12:00am