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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
February 27, 2013
UPDATED: Senate reverses chancellor buyout vote
BISMARCK -- North Dakota state senators this morning reversed a vote from the previous day and approved funding to the University System's budget to allow the State Board of Higher Education to buy out Chancellor Hamid Shirvani's remaining contract. The amendment to include $854,520...
February 27, 2013 - 10:09am
Six men killed in crash near Jamestown identified
JAMESTOWN - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has released the names of six men, all from Missouri, killed in a crash Wednesday in west Jamestown. The men were killed while riding in a 2002 Chevrolet pickup going westbound on Interstate 94 through Jamestown that went out of control...
December 27, 2012 - 3:52pm
November 21, 2012
Schools on lock down after chase
The Dickinson Police Department advised Dickinson Public Schools and Dickinson Catholic schools today to go on soft lock down following a chase that originated in Dunn County. The pursuit started north of the county line when a routine traffic stop turned into a chase. As of 2 ...
November 21, 2012 - 1:28pm
October 17, 2012
UPDATE: Fiery situation developing along Highway 12 near Hettinger
The Hettinger Fire Department has confirmed that a "big situation" is developing along Highway 12 between Bucyrus and Hettinger. At least six...
October 17, 2012 - 8:30pm
September 21, 2012
Thousands of acres burn near Mandaree; another fire ablaze near Grassy Butte this afternoon
Firefighters are on-scene of fires that are burning thousands of acres across western North Dakota this afternoon. The "Little Swallow Fire"...
September 21, 2012 - 5:24pm
August 8, 2012
Dickinson man dies in fall from workover rig
A Dickinson man died Monday following a fall at an oil field site outside of Killdeer in Dunn County, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration confirmed Wednesday. Terry Metcalf, 52, was pronounced dead at the scene. Metcalf was a derrick hand with Big Sky Well Service,...
August 8, 2012 - 6:49pm
July 20, 2012
Confirmed: 1 arrested for prostitution in Dickinson
A 21-year-old female was arrested for prostitution at the AmericInn in Dickinson early Friday morning, Dickinson Police Department Sgt. Dan Brown...
July 20, 2012 - 5:31pm
July 18, 2012
Theodore Roosevelt National Park official says body of hiker found
The body of a missing hiker was found, a Theodore Roosevelt National Park official said today. See Thursday's Dickinson Press for more on the story.
July 18, 2012 - 6:49pm
July 16, 2012
Slain Montana teacher case delayed until 2013
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A state judge has delayed legal proceedings against two men accused of murdering a Montana teacher after defense attorneys said they need more time to prepare their case. In a Monday order, Judge Richard Simonton delayed a hearing that had been scheduled...
July 16, 2012 - 6:35pm
June 8, 2012
Officials open one lane on Interstate 94 near Medora after semi catches fire
Law enforcement opened one lane of traffic at approximately 4:15 p.m. on Interstate 94 near Medora after a semi hauling hay caught fire, according to the North Daktoa Highway Patrol. The hay bales ignited at approximately 1 p.m. today about four miles west of Medora on the east-bound...
June 8, 2012 - 4:00pm
May 25, 2012
Police need help locating man missing from Dickinson area
Help is needed to find 30-year-old Eric Haider of Bismarck who was last seen Thursday on the east side of the Baker Hughes in north Dickinson....
May 25, 2012 - 6:27pm
May 4, 2012
Glendive, Mont., man wins $150,000 from Montana Cash lottery
A Glendive, Mont., man is $150,000 richer thanks to a lottery ticket he bought at his local Albertsons, officials announced today. Raymond Novotny flew to the Montana Lottery headquarters in Helen, Mont., today to claim his winnings after checking his Montana Cash ticket at the...
May 4, 2012 - 2:50pm
April 26, 2012
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva closed due to dust storm
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva is closed due to a dust storm leaving zero visibility, according to a press release issued at 5:40 tonight. Wind gusts are at about 40 mph in much of southwest North Dakota. The road will be closed until further notice. Readers who live near Beach...
April 26, 2012 - 6:43pm
April 24, 2012
Car crashes into Dairy Barn in Dickinson
Police await a wrecker to remove a car from the Dairy Barn on Tuesday evening in Dickinson. No one was injured after the driver's car locked...
April 24, 2012 - 9:31pm
March 28, 2012
State bureau investigates sheriff; Stark County Sheriff's Office also under review in unrelated matter
Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy is under investigation for an alleged theft from a nonprofit agency, which he is calling a mistake. In a...
March 28, 2012 - 7:15pm