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‘A Day That Never Comes’ almost here: Little Chippewa Tribe will become official
Officials: Stark County fairgrounds project at standstill: Most of $300K set for startup spent on research
Talkington elected as Angus association alternate delegate
Hoeven to host farm bill roundtable
Five finalists named for N.D. Historical Society director
Nation & World
‘Ride for Mother Earth’ protests pipeline route: ‘Honor the Earth’ movement continues demonstrations
Enbridge sees pipeline as fuel for energy independence, economic growth
Fedorchak touts proposal to fund rail safety program: PSC plans to spend $1M on staff for shipments
Small-town school adjusts to the oil boom: Housing a key to hiring teachers as school adds students, diversity
Oil spills into slough in Bottineau County
Brock: Remember who violates open meeting laws when you vote
Heitkamp: A fresh start for North Dakota’s kids
Fairfield: North Dakota must embrace innovation
Lewton: Hagen faces challenges in coming years
Ahlin: Culture surely a factor in higher suicide rates
Tigirlily to perform Thursday at Alive@5
Paid parental leave becoming less common
Pauline J. Lokken
Agnes R. Downing
Delores A. Moore
Philip James Sande
Closer connections: Electrical supplier’s Dickinson warehouse helps customers
Hull: Sit with me a while in my garden
Jackie Hope: Peanut butter treats for ‘Mousetopia’
Patrick Hope: Say cheese and die!
A confident attitude: Dickinson State packs roster with newcomers, transfers
NDSU-UND football rivalry renewed
Twins power past Cleveland
Bridgewater’s stake heats up as Vikings travel to Chiefs
April 28, 2009
Senate sends property-income tax bill back
BISMARCK -- Senators sent a combined property tax and income tax package back to the drawing board Tuesday, with several saying their vote was "a message to the House" that the proposed tax cuts are issues to be voted on separately. "We have a few days yet," said Sen. Connie Triplett,...
April 28, 2009 - 12:03am
Back to the Halls of Montezuma? No way!
Looking for one of the most serious foreign policy crises facing the nation? You don't have to go as far as the Middle East. Just consider what's going on right next door. Drug-related violence, especially along the U.S. border, has brought the Mexican government to its knees. Some...
March 28, 2009 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
Inmate arrested trying to get back in jail
WOODBINE, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities say they arrested an escaped jail inmate trying to sneak back into the lockup with cigarettes allegedly stolen from a nearby store. Sheriff Tommy Gregory said Saturday that 25-year-old Harry Jackson had opened a door to the exercise yard and climbed...
March 7, 2009 - 12:23pm
February 24, 2009
More than 200 airmen back home
MINOT (AP) -- About 260 Minot airmen are back with their families after a five-month deployment. The Minot Air Force Base group was sent to Anderson Air Force base in Guam to continue the Air Force presence in the Pacific. They returned Monday. Tech Sgt. Christopher McKeen surprised...
February 24, 2009 - 8:08am
February 13, 2009
Back on Uncle Sam's Plantation
Six years ago I wrote a book called "Uncle Sam's Plantation." I wrote the book to tell my own story of what I saw living inside the welfare state and my own transformation out of it. I said in that book that indeed there are two Americas.
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
GOP stabs Obama in the back
Barack Obama has only been president since Jan. 20, but he's already learned a powerful lesson: Bipartisanship is a myth. At least, it's a myth at this time in Washington, with this gang of negative, out-of-touch, calcified Republicans led by the clueless John Boehner. God knows...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
'Cowboy Christmas' turns back the clock
Sitting in the grandstands Sunday night, I heard the announcer proclaim the Roughrider Days Rodeo as one of the rodeos that's part of "Cowboy Christmas." He went on to describe Cowboy Christmas as that time of year - generally from the middle of June through Fourth of July weekend...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Farm is back in the Sickler family
DICKINSON - Albert Sickler sold his farm house northeast of Dickinson to Jim Fugle in 2004, assuming it had left the family for good. But when Fugle turned around in 2007 and wanted to sell, Albert was excited to hear his grandson, Klint, was interested in bringing it back into the...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Soldiers back from Iraq adjust to civilian life
DICKINSON - Southwest North Dakota, it turns out, had 10 area guardsmen return home last Saturday following an eight-month deployment to Iraq. The Press had reported that only three soldiers from Dickinson were coming back with the Minot-based 164th Engineer Battalion, but in fact,...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 3, 2008
Klein seeks to get District 36 seat back
DICKINSON - Frank Klein, a former state representative, is well aware of the unglamorous side of being a state legislator: leaving your family and job, living in an apartment, getting a meal when you can, earning $130-a-day. "And you have to pay your expenses out of that," he said. But...
April 3, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
Legislative leader calls for outside interim director to get WSI back on track
FARGO -- Rep.
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am