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Land parcel cost-saving investment for district future
A portrait emerges of Austin serial bomber Mark Anthony Conditt's life, but not his motives
ND student trapshooters not fazed by gun debate
Congressional negotiators reach deal on $1.3 trillion spending bill ahead of shutdown deadline
ND cities look at regulating potential sites for medical marijuana facilities
crime and courts
nation and world
YouTube bans firearm sales and how-to videos, prompting backlash
It's not just Facebook. Big Tech revolt has begun, Nomura says
ND Health Department pulls proposed cottage foods rules
Deere is worried about retaliation against U.S. agriculture
Two North Dakota women named 2018 Bush Fellows
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
Where communities thrive: Megan Klassen shares love of Dickinson through her work
On the starting grid: Midgets track and field season begins Thursday at Williston
UND’s Heidlebaugh, Gordon using spring to try new positions
Former UND center enjoying the Sweet 16 with Loyola Chicago
Century's Sipes, Amundson lead all-state first team
TE Josiah Price, long snapper Nick Dooley sign with Vikings
Commentary: No, billionaires won't save us - that's a myth that links Zuckerberg and Trump
Commentary: I run Dick's Sporting Goods. It's Congress's turn to do something about guns.
Commentary: Dem. AG candidate says Stenehjem, Dalrymple 'violated bribery statutes'
Commentary: In veto fight, Burgum is about to learn that government really isn't a business
The wisdom of youth, the burden of potential
Anthony "Tony" Karsky
Margaret M. Anton
Margaret M. Anton
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
Tilted Tulip, many things for many people
New clothing store opens in Bowman
Dickinson 4-H and FFA chapters continue to prepare students
Viola LaFontaine leads Mott-Regent schools, set to retire at the end of the year
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
July 27, 2017
Mud Hen Bars: Not beautiful, but they are tasty
Ask the average American over the age of 40 what they first think of when someone mentions "Toledo, Ohio." There's a good chance he or she will...
July 27, 2017 - 7:16am
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