Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
October 13, 2013
Young professionals group sets up in Bismarck
If you go: What: Youth Professionals in Energy meeting When: Wednesday, Oct. 16 Where: Blarney Stone Pub, 408 E. Main Ave., Bismarck BISMARCK -- With North Dakota's out-migration of young adults slowing significantly, a new chapter of an international professionals group is putting...
October 13, 2013 - 12:00am
September 23, 2013
As Fargo mulls convention center, Bismarck rushes to complete expansion
Tourism official says Fargo 'needs a true convention space to compete'
September 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Emails show pressure on Bismarck leaders for Civic Center expansion
BISMARCK - As soon as Ron Knutson's plan hit the newspaper, the gloves came off. City leaders here knew that Knutson, an anesthesiologist and...
September 23, 2013 - 12:00am
September 13, 2013
Large developments throughout the region illustrate overall growth
FARGO - It is no secret that the Bakken region of North Dakota is a hotbed of real estate development activity. But communities throughout the Dakotas and western Minnesota are experiencing their own building booms, thanks to a variety of reasons including prosperous agriculture economies...
September 13, 2013 - 12:00am
August 17, 2013
Group wants school to start later in ND
MANDAN - The start of the school year in North Dakota could get pushed until after Labor Day if a group of parents gets its wish. Parents from the Bismarck-Mandan area plan a news conference Monday afternoon to announce efforts to gather signatures for a November 2014 ballot measure...
August 17, 2013 - 9:53am
August 16, 2013
Is Dickinson ready for curbside recycling? Officials say yes and no
The city of Bismarck formally entered into a contract for a curbside recycling program recently. Could Dickinson be next in line? Though some city leaders have expressed interest in implementing a similar program in the Queen City, they say it probably won't happen anytime in the...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Bismarck rally set for Saturday to impeach Obama
BISMARCK -- Upset citizens from around the state will take to an interstate overpass here Saturday with posters to show their frustrations with President Barack Obama and will be asking Congress to impeach him. The event, "Overpasses for Impeachment," is part of a national effort...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 24, 2013
Petition aims to protect citizen-initiated measures
BISMARCK -- A Bismarck man wants to amend the state constitution so lawmakers can't infringe on the ability of North Dakotans to petition to put an issue up for a statewide vote. Dustin Gawrylow, assistant publisher of the Bismarck-based Great Plains Examiner, is working on an initiated...
July 24, 2013 - 6:03pm
July 15, 2013
ND puts $2,500 in anti-smoking funds toward Fargo gay pride festival
BISMARCK - A division of North Dakota's health department that aims to help smokers quit is putting $2,500 toward a gay pride festival in Fargo later this summer. Officials from North Dakota Quits and the health department say they're trying to target populations with high smoking...
July 15, 2013 - 9:43am
June 25, 2013
Legal challenge filed over ND ban on post-heartbeat abortions
BISMARCK -- Legal counsel for the state's only abortion clinic filed a lawsuit Tuesday in federal court here against the state over two recently passed anti-abortion laws.
June 25, 2013 - 10:50am
May 29, 2013
Cardinal Burke to visit North Dakota
Western North Dakota will receive its first public visit by a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church when Cardinal Raymond Burke hosts a private...
May 29, 2013 - 12:00am
May 27, 2013
Bismarck bike clubs raising money for monument
BISMARCK (AP) -- Two Bismarck-based motorcycle clubs are teaming up to create a monument for veterans The Viet Nam Vets Legacy Vets and the Second Brigade have raised nearly $100,000 of the $200,000 needed. The 30-foot-wide, 7-foot-high Prisoner of War and Missing in Action memorial...
May 27, 2013 - 12:23pm
May 24, 2013
N.D. chamber, companies call on Congress for immigration reform
BISMARCK -- Don Morton, a senior director with Microsoft Corp.
May 24, 2013 - 10:32am
1 year later, Haider's disappearance remains a mystery
On the eve of the one-year anniversary of her son's disappearance, Maryellen Suchan fought back tears Thursday while explaining what her emotions...
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
May 21, 2013
North Dakota GOP chairman stepping down
BISMARCK -- The chairman of the North Dakota Republican Party said Tuesday he wants to get back to farming and spending time with his family. Stan Stein, 62, announced Monday in an email to party officials that he will not seek another term as chairman. "The party is in good shape,...
May 21, 2013 - 3:03pm