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Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
August 11, 2016
Seeking shelter: Citizens encouraged to find own safety in severe weather
Sirens blared in Dickinson on Wednesday evening to warn residents of possible danger as a severe thunderstorm rolled through the area. Yet many...
August 11, 2016 - 7:18pm
June 24, 2016
SM Fencing’s neighbors accuse energy service company of environmental violations
The area north of Dickinson known as the Morey Bang Piney Acres subdivision is a quiet sort of place. Just outside of the city limits but within...
June 24, 2016 - 10:56pm
March 11, 2016
Local counties instate burn bans early due to dry winter
With relatively dry conditions this winter, the chance for a fire getting out of control are unusually high. This has prompted some counties to either install or retain burn bans throughout the winter that restrict open burning activity. This includes Morton County, which declared...
March 11, 2016 - 10:31pm
May 7, 2015
Southwest ND prepared for Wells County-like disaster
The network of emergency response agencies in and around Dickinson is solid, authorities said a day after an oil-train derailment outside of...
May 7, 2015 - 7:42pm
February 9, 2015
Updated: Officials order all vehicles off Patterson Lake
Officials ordered all motorized vehicles to be removed from Patterson Lake on Sunday afternoon following two days of high temperatures and rain...
February 9, 2015 - 4:54pm
October 1, 2014
Stark County gravel road restrictions to be lifted at 10 a.m.
The Stark County has placed a road restriction of 12,000 pounds gross vehicle weight on all county gravel roads due to the wet road conditions will be lifted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, according to an email from county emergency manager Bill Fahlsing. The road restriction was put into...
October 1, 2014 - 10:07am
August 2, 2014
How to be prepared: Responders have plan in case of oilfield-related explosion
Federal health officials, the National Guard and a slew of local responders responded late last month to a roaring fire in boomtown Williston....
August 2, 2014 - 8:27pm
July 8, 2014
Sign ups for Stark County Reverse 911 spike after June crime wave
If you live on or near Carroll Street, you may have received an alert from Stark County Emergency Services about a SWAT search for an armed suspect on June 20. If you didn’t, you may have wanted to. Subscribers to the county’s Reverse 911 alerts spiked following a busy week...
July 8, 2014 - 10:41pm
July 1, 2014
Not enough officers to patrol roads, sheriff says
Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy, in what has become an ongoing plea for help, told the Stark County Commission on Tuesday that the need for...
July 1, 2014 - 10:41pm
May 13, 2014
‘Check before you burn:' Officials urge residents to look at index before using pits
It may not be camping weather just yet — give it a few more degrees — but the Dickinson Fire Department is already reminding residents to...
May 13, 2014 - 10:37pm
April 29, 2014
Road restrictions lifted on unpaved roads
Stark County officials lifted road restrictions on unpaved roads Tuesday, according to a press release. Emergency Services placed the 12,000-pound weight limit on Sunday. The department’s director, Bill Fahlsing, said in an email 34th Street Southwest from Highway 22 to 112th Avenue...
April 29, 2014 - 11:38pm
January 30, 2014
Stark Co. offers emergency weather alert system
Stark County is now using the Everbridge system for citizen alerts to communicate with local businesses and citizens. Everbridge is a communication and mass notification provider that helps organizations save lives, manage critical activities and improve the efficiency of daily...
January 30, 2014 - 4:53pm
March 23, 2012
Day 2: Reignition; Dry conditions and high-speed winds rekindle 1,000 acre fire
Dry conditions and wind gusts of almost 50 mph rekindled a fire about five miles east of Dickinson on Thursday, blocking Interstate 94 with a...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
New plan for Stark County sirens
Stark County officials have revamped the siren activation plan in hopes citizens will not think they are "crying wolf," officials said Thursday. "We...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
Fahlsing takes position with Stark County
Beginning April 18, Dickinson City Information Technology and Public Information Officer Bill Fahlsing will be the new Stark County Emergency...
March 24, 2011 - 12:00am