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House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
Officer-involved shooting in Bismarck triggers multiple schools to shelter in place
Fargo mayor: New diversion plan could be out in 30 days
Marshals Service arrests DAPL protester on pretrial release violation
A suspected serial killer could be behind 9 deaths - including his mother, Phoenix police say
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery on fringes of Theodore Roosevelt National Park
place a business brief
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
A 66-year-old is about to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
Double check your accounts: Wells Fargo may have been charging you twice for online bills
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Twins bring back Kaat as special assistant
Magic G Afflalo suspended two games for throwing punch at Wolves' Bjelica
McFeely: In southeast North Dakota's Bison country, SDSU's Goedert has many fans
Former UND football players plead guilty in drug dealing case
No. 2 Roger Federer handles heat, cruises at Aussie Open
Commentary: An open letter to Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak
HOPE: Life's unexpected turns
LETTER: Support the Davis Refinery for western North Dakota
LETTER: Contact your senators to support DACA
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Daniel C. Smith
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
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
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The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
March 15, 2016
Body found at Bowman-Haley identified; no foul play suspected
BOWMAN -- The body of a 45-year old Minot man that was found near the Bowman-Haley Dam on Sunday was identified Tuesday as Michael Mahlum. Mahlum’s body was burned near the reservoir on Sunday afternoon and was initially difficult to identify. His body has been transferred to the...
March 15, 2016 - 6:12pm
March 6, 2016
A gateway to Bowman: Bowman community creating industrial park as long-term asset
BOWMAN — Change always seems to yield opportunity. For Bowman, this could be a big opportunity. Bowman County is moving ahead with turning...
March 6, 2016 - 9:54am
A second wind of health: New hospital in the works looks to improve health care convenience in Bowman
BOWMAN — It is not every day a small town sees a brand-new, multimillion-dollar hospital being erected within its community. That’s why...
March 6, 2016 - 2:20am
Unconventional barber: Longtime Bowman barber Greg Steiner finds success with second shop in Hettinger
HETTINGER — Red, white and blue swirling barber poles are an iconic symbol that are being seen less and less. Greg Steiner has had to become...
March 6, 2016 - 1:45am
February 19, 2016
Apex Clean Energy proposes two wind farms, Bowman and Williams counties approached by Virginia energy firm
BOWMAN -- Wind turbines have been a topic of conversation in western North Dakota for the past couple of years. Now, Bowman and Williams counties may join the conversation after Apex Clean Energy, headquartered in Charlottesville, Va., approached both counties with wind farm proposals....
February 19, 2016 - 8:18pm
February 8, 2016
Regional recreation projects receive state funding
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department recently awarded 13 community grant projects through North Dakota’s Outdoor Community Grant Program, which offers Outdoor Recreation Facilities and Recreation Leadership grants.
February 8, 2016 - 9:43pm
January 9, 2016
Mandan man leads authorities on high-speed chase out of Bowman on Highway 85
BOWMAN -- A 45-year-old Mandan man was arrested Friday night after leading authorities on a car chase in which he reached speeds of up to 120...
January 9, 2016 - 5:10pm
December 16, 2015
Land Board awards St. Joseph's $2.1M grant
BISMARCK—CHI St. Joseph's Health in Dickinson is getting around $2.1 million in oil-impact grants as part of the state Land Board's funding for critical access hospitals. The Land Board, awarded $5 million in oil-impact grants to support critical access hospitals in North...
December 16, 2015 - 4:00pm
December 10, 2015
Rhame teenager pleads not guilty to multiple sex crimes
Jovani Parra, 19, was arrested by Bowman police in August after authorities had reason to believe he had taken part in sexual activity multiple times with a 14-year-old girl. Parra is also accused of using a cellphone to invite the minor to have sex with him on one of the occasions....
December 10, 2015 - 2:56pm
December 1, 2015
Letter: Small group does its part to battle climate change
A small but bold band of climate change marchers paraded the streets of Bowman on Sunday afternoon, on the eve of the historic Paris climate change summit. They joined 60,000 marchers in Melbourne, Australia, and millions of others in 2,477 such events worldwide to encourage concern...
December 1, 2015 - 6:46pm
November 13, 2015
Bowman County Commission looks at feasibility of old airport conversion
BOWMAN -- The Bowman County Commission met for a special meeting Friday morning to hear the results of a feasibility study regarding converting the space of the old Bowman County Municipal Airport into an industrial park. Commissioner Ken Steiner said Gilmore Planning consultant...
November 13, 2015 - 11:21pm
Bowman man to host awareness event on climate change
For Rev. Mark Nygard of Bowman Lutheran Church, climate change is a topic he has thought about for much of his life. “I’ve been worried...
November 13, 2015 - 4:44pm
October 23, 2015
Film shot in southwest North Dakota wraps production in-state
Though dinosaurs and oil have always had a scientific kind of connection, a new movie set and filmed in North Dakota will add a dramatic angle...
October 23, 2015 - 11:18pm
August 29, 2015
Business Notebook: Hanstad returns home for position with area bank
One of the most recognizable area athletes from recent years has returned to Dickinson to start his post-athletic career. Joe Hanstad, a...
August 29, 2015 - 10:48pm
July 30, 2015
Land Board awards more than $16M to Oil Patch schools, airports
BISMARCK -- The state Land Board on Thursday awarded $15 million in Energy Impact Grant funding to K-12 public schools and $1.3 million to airports in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Dickinson Public Schools will receive $1.29 million and Killdeer Public Schools were awarded $830,999....
July 30, 2015 - 11:36am