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Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
ND Teamsters pin hopes on legislation to save pensions
Jan Murtha taking over as Dickinson city attorney
Blotter: Multiple potential overdoses reported over the weekend
Hoeven speaks to cabin owners about Jamestown Reservoir bill
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
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
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
Midgets stumble in season opener
Paul Miller remains NDSU's point guard
UND cruises past Division III foe after big games
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Former DHS football player earns MIAC honorable mention
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.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
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
November 14, 2013
Brock: Remembering the assassination of President Kennedy
Next Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. People of my generation all seem to remember when they heard the news.
November 14, 2013 - 6:10pm
October 11, 2013
Brock: Winter wisdom comes from experience
They say there is a fine line between genius and insanity, and since I consider myself one of the five smartest people I know, it makes sense...
October 11, 2013 - 12:00am
October 4, 2013
Brock: Shutdown isn't working, time to move on
Humorist Will Rogers once said, "Don't let yesterday use up too much of today," which certainly are commonsense words the U.S. House of Representatives should consider. Obamacare may be a good or a horrible law depending on how you look at it, but it is a law that was passed by...
October 4, 2013 - 12:00am
September 8, 2013
Join us in helping feed the hungry with CanArtopia
Sometimes it is easy to forget how blessed we are to live in our country, and those of us who live in southwestern North Dakota have experienced...
September 8, 2013 - 12:00am
September 6, 2013
Brock: Board avoids duties by learning how to avoid media
Two words that have never found association in my vocabulary are lunch and learn. Maybe it started in grade school when I figured out lunch...
September 6, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Brock: As Dickinson grows, a certain wallet must open
Every time someone visits, like most of us, I show them around town and all of the new developments. Blessed with a gift for stating the obvious,...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Brock: A summer vacation without the words 'if' and 'could'
By the time you read this on Friday morning, despite gobs of sunscreen, I should be slightly sunburned. Mosquitos will have ignored the world's...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Brock: A lot of impossible has happened at Dickinson State
Since I moved to my new house three years ago, most of my mornings begin with an hour walk on a route that includes the perimeter of the beautiful Dickinson State University campus. Thursday morning, as I admired the finely manicured grounds, two thoughts came to mind.
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 5, 2013
Brock: Thank you, Roughrider Commission
Roughrider Days Fair and Expo truly is a rodeo and so much more. This year's event began with a youth rodeo on June 8, got into full swing with the carnival and concluded with last night's fireworks. Roughrider Days is a true community event with something for everyone. Anyone...
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 23, 2013
Brock: White House scandals aren't exactly a new development
Scandals, cover-ups, half-truths and lies coming from the White House are nothing new to this child of the '60s. Judging by the time spent on...
June 23, 2013 - 12:00am
June 13, 2013
Brock: Remembering my 3 mentors on Father's Day
Three of the best mentors I've had are the fathers in my life. Good mentors are folks who you learn from, not so much what they say but more about the way they live their lives. My dad, rest his soul, taught me a man's word is his bond and to treat others like you would want to be...
June 13, 2013 - 12:00am
Too much time spent on speech
President Barack Obama's speech to schools across America last week was welcomed by Republicans and his opponents like an indoctrination speech from Karl Marx himself. Opponents believed his was a diabolical plan to embed liberal views to a captive junior audience free from parents,...
September 13, 2009 - 12:00am
August 23, 2009
Don't forget about all of the good
This year has been an extraordinary year when it comes to local hard news on the front pages of The Dickinson Press. There have been countless stories that would qualify as what I would consider the story of the decade. Most of which have not portrayed our communities in a positive...
August 23, 2009 - 12:00am
June 5, 2009
Changes in race relations
When I moved from Alaska to Arizona at the age of 8, I noticed a few things right away. Tucson's "dry heat" was hotter than any day in Anchorage, cactus needles were sharper than pine needles, and not everyone looked like me. Compared with Alaska 1964, Arizona had a larger blend...
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
March 2, 2009
Meet your new Press
By the time you have reached this opinion page you have noticed this morning your Dickinson Press has been through a redesign. The staff of the Press for months has been putting together all the necessary pieces of the new design behind the scenes. We have spent countless hours...
March 2, 2009 - 12:00pm