Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Here's the deal with all those turkeys terrorizing the suburbs
Report shows improved climate in North Dakota University System office
Black Friday better for retailers, including small stores, than Small Business Saturday
A man is about to launch himself in his homemade rocket to prove the earth is flat
Dinosaurs, gods and marshmallows: A Thanksgiving science quiz
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Celebrate 'Roaring Twenties' at Yuletyme
Midgets stumble in season opener
Paul Miller remains NDSU's point guard
UND cruises past Division III foe after big games
Michael Jordan is turning into a Vikings fan
Former DHS football player earns MIAC honorable mention
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Richard "Dick" Zalesky
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
Christmas Storybook Contest
The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
December 15, 2013
4-in-10 governor appointments are women
Gov. Jack Dalrymple prompted cries of sexism when he named just one woman to a new 14-member task force on property tax reform this month. But a review of Dalrymple’s full track record of appointments to North Dakota’s various commissions and committees shows he’s close to...
December 15, 2013 - 8:06am
May 19, 2013
Higher ed board torn over Shirvani criticisms
FARGO -- The day after she was grilled at a legislative committee hearing about perceived efforts to discredit North Dakota's higher education chancellor, a member of the board overseeing the system sent an email critical of how her board and staff responded. Kari Reichert wrote...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2013
Higher ed measure would give power to legislators, board member says
GRAND FORKS -- Although a resolution to replace the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education with a three-member commission might appear to be prompted by recent controversy, board member Grant Shaft said there has been similar legislation every session. "What it really gets...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 28, 2013
Behind the silence: Emails show ND university, college presidents have bristled at Shirvani's leadership
BISMARCK -- Minot State University President David Fuller had some tough talk for presidents of North Dakota's 11 public colleges and universities...
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
Lawmakers hope for 1 last vote on higher ed structure
BISMARCK -- A proposal to eliminate the State Board of Higher Education was shot down twice Thursday, with lawmakers hoping it comes back up today. House Concurrent Resolution 3047 failed 24-23 in the Senate on Thursday afternoon, and an attempt to reconsider the vote failed later...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
March 21, 2013
Make room for parks: Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission wants closer partnership between developers, park commission
The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission would like developers to think not only of the first residents moving into the neighborhoods they...
March 21, 2013 - 12:00am
March 12, 2013
Modest proposals for a stronger higher ed board
If I were the director of the drama playing out in Bismarck this winter, I'd ask the lighting crew to move the spots just a little, away from...
March 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
Legislature sees 2nd proposal to eliminate higher ed board
BISMARCK -- Another constitutional amendment to overhaul North Dakota's higher education system is being discussed in the Legislature. Senate Concurrent Resolution 4028, introduced this week by Sen.
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
February 28, 2013
Constitutional amendment would eliminate higher ed board, create elected position
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's higher education system for the last 75 years could become a thing of the past under a plan being discussed in the Legislature. House Concurrent Resolution 3042, introduced by Rep.
February 28, 2013 - 12:00am
January 10, 2013
Billings County School employee assistance program tabled
MEDORA -- After a lengthy discussion Wednesday night, the Billings County School Board decided to table a decision on whether to implement a new district employee assistance program. Details of plans from three companies -- The Village, Midwest and St. Alexius -- were brought to...
January 10, 2013 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
Killdeer school board finds $350,000 after recalculations
KILLDEER -- The Killdeer Public School Board found an extra $350,000 after recalculations. "After recalculating the formula dollars we found...
October 14, 2010 - 12:00am
September 12, 2010
Park Board approves preliminary budget
The Dickinson Park Board approved its preliminary 2011 budget, which included an increase of $87,000 in the amount levied compared to last year, said James Kramer, Parks and Recreation director. The preliminary budget, which the board unanimously agreed to on Friday morning, includes...
September 12, 2010 - 12:00am
August 1, 2009
About $160,000 in damages
About 305 trees, four structures and more than 3,100 feet of fencing belonging to the Dickinson Park District were damaged during a July 8 tornado,...
August 1, 2009 - 12:00am
May 30, 2009
Fairgrounds construction getting underway
Years of planning and discussion about a Stark County Fairgrounds will finally begin to materialize this summer. A groundbreaking is planned during Roughrider Days Fair and Expo, which is a community festival held June 26 to July 5. "We don't have a date yet, but it will probably...
May 30, 2009 - 11:55pm
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