Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Mark Kennedy: 'Connective tissue' key for UND's future
Tough cuts and friendly lawsuits: North Dakota’s 65th Legislature
Trump asked his advisers about his power to pardon himself in connection to Mueller's Russia investigation
14-year-old ND girl on bike struck, killed by SUV
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Roughriders take one of two from Royals
Lifelong friends Ennis, Spurgeon living the dream with Minnesota Wild
Twins in 'final stages' of acquiring veteran lefty from Braves
Entrance song fits Twins closer Kintzler's journey
Kolpack: Don't be thinking about hotel reservations in Minneapolis anytime soon
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Port: A jaded conservative acknowledges government competence
Anton Jerome Miller
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
December 27, 2016
Some bars stay open in Dickinson despite 16.5 inches of snowfall
While a few businesses shut down on Monday because of the 16.5 inches of snowfall, a few bars in Dickinson didn't let the snow stop them. The...
December 27, 2016 - 7:22pm
Local businesses host adult Halloween events
Businesses all across Dickinson will be hosting Halloween celebrations this weekend and not just doling out candy to trick-or-treaters. There...
October 27, 2016 - 6:53pm
August 20, 2015
North Dakota's charity blackjack minimum raised to $3
FARGO -- If you like a side of blackjack with your beer at the bars, start bringing more bills. Due to a legislative change that went into effect Aug. 1, North Dakota charities can now charge a minimum of $3, up from $1, to play blackjack, which is offered at numerous local bars....
August 20, 2015 - 9:27am
March 31, 2014
Saturday becomes fight night at Dickinson bars
Dickinson bars saw three fights Saturday, according to the Dickinson Police Department. At about 10:15 p.m. at the Paragon, a fight between four to six individuals was reported outside, but the suspects fled before police arrived, Sgt. Kylan Klauzer said. An hour later, also at...
March 31, 2014 - 9:39pm
November 13, 2013
ND smoking ban: 1 year later; Support increases, businesses see no change
Support has only increased in the year since North Dakota voters decided to end smoking in bars, the group that lobbied to implement the law...
November 13, 2013 - 7:59pm
July 23, 2013
Boar's Nest provides out-of-town opportunity for fun
RURAL DICKINSON -- Sometimes a beer and a burger taste a little better when you're in the country. Luckily for area city dwellers, a group of...
July 23, 2013 - 12:00am
November 17, 2012
Smoking ban takes effect Dec. 6
North Dakota voters on Nov. 6 decided 66 percent to 34 percent to ban smoking in all public places and workplaces, including bars, through Measure 4. This ban takes effect 30 days after the election, meaning that by Dec. 6 all bars must be smoke free. Bars across the state, except...
November 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 28, 2012
Dickinson police: Reports of fighting up
Fights, particularly those in or near bars, are becoming more commonplace in Dickinson as the population increases with an oil boom. In 2009, the Dickinson Police Department received 12 calls for fights all year, Capt. Dave Wilkie said. So far this year, there have been 90 calls...
August 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
House kills bar smoking ban
BISMARCK -- The House snuffed a smoking ban for North Dakota bars and hotel rooms Thursday. Opponents of House Bill 1213 said an existing smoking ban law is sufficient and it constituents who runs the bars will suffer the most, if the law is beefed up. "Light a red one up on this...
February 20, 2009 - 10:53pm
February 19, 2009
ND House kills bar smoking ban
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakotans who visit bars will still be able to light up a cigarette if they wish. The North Dakota House defeated a proposal to ban smoking in bars and motels. Representatives voted 59-33 to reject the legislation. Smoking is already prohibited in restaurants,...
February 19, 2009 - 5:01pm
February 4, 2009
Saloon to have license suspended
MEDORA --The Iron Horse Saloon won't be the only bar unable to serve alcohol in May. After a unanimous vote, the Medora City Council found the Little Missouri Saloon in violation of the city's three-strike rule regarding liquor licenses during its regular meeting Tuesday. The...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Bars, hotel owners blast smoking ban bill
BISMARCK -- Hotel and bar owners in North Dakota are getting tired of coming to the Legislature to defend people's freedom to smoke, they told a legislative committee Thursday. But backers of House Bill 1213, a proposal to ban smoking in all hotel rooms and bars, said it's a matter...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am