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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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 7, 2016
NDSU Extension Service facing cuts
GRAND FORKS—The North Dakota State University extension service is looking at cutting nine full-time-equivalent positions from its current 264 FTE positions in the 2017-2019 biennium. "It's a challenging time," says Chris Boerboom, extension director, who stresses the organization...
October 7, 2016 - 5:07pm
October 4, 2016
County Commission approves 2017 budget
The Stark County Commission approved its 2017 budget Tuesday morning, though two of the five commissioners did not attend the meeting. Commissioners...
October 4, 2016 - 10:53pm
Budget proposal calls for cutting 40 district court positions
FARGO — Throughout North Dakota's court system, officials are looking to eliminate about 40 district court positions, including the two...
October 4, 2016 - 8:21pm
September 19, 2016
ND universities could shed almost 500 jobs; NDSU may cut university studies program
FARGO—Administrators at North Dakota State University are considering axing the university studies program as part of their budget paring...
September 19, 2016 - 8:45pm
September 6, 2016
City commission approves first reading of 2017 budget
The Dickinson City Commission approved the first reading of the 2017 city budget, which features a balanced general fund of more than $16.7 million....
September 6, 2016 - 11:17pm
August 17, 2016
Impact of North Dakota's budget cuts on state jobs unclear
How many state employee positions will remain unfilled and how many staff reductions may occur after a second round of budget cuts was unclear...
August 17, 2016 - 10:46am
August 8, 2016
Dickinson public schools' budget approved
The school year has yet to begin for students but the Dickinson School Board is well on their way to ensuring that it's a financially successful...
August 8, 2016 - 10:02pm
August 3, 2016
Dalrymple urges belt-tightening as special session begins
BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple opened a special session of the Legislature on Tuesday urging more belt-tightening as lawmakers attempt...
August 3, 2016 - 4:15pm
July 21, 2016
Democrats lay out ‘compassionate and strategic’ plan to erase budget shortfall in front of ND special session
FARGO – Democratic lawmakers laid out a plan Thursday to erase the state’s projected $309.5 million budget shortfall in a way they said would...
July 21, 2016 - 7:37pm
July 15, 2016
Press Pass: DSU could see 25 percent reduction to state appropriations, Truck attacker kills up to 80 in Nice France Bastille Day crowd , Stenehjem’s decision to skip GOP National Convention means Burgum is a delegate, N.D. agency estimates medical pot
Here’s some of our top stories from Friday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want your...
July 15, 2016 - 6:00am
July 14, 2016
Budget cut continues: DSU could see 25 percent reduction to state appropriations
Dickinson State University could face up to a 25 percent reduction from its current level of state funding in the upcoming two-year budgetary...
July 14, 2016 - 8:28pm
June 21, 2016
City revenues sit lower than at same time last year
While Dickinson's budget reforecast incorporated a more sluggish economic reality into municipal plans, city coffers could still see a shortage in some accounts. City Accountant Robbie Morey delivered a financial report to the City Commission on Monday that identified the city's revenues...
June 21, 2016 - 6:04pm
Port: Dalrymple should have called for a special session
Gov. Jack Dalrymple needs to do two things to begin addressing falling post-oil boom tax revenues which just can’t seem to find rock bottom....
June 21, 2016 - 11:35am
June 20, 2016
City Commission discusses $93 million debt load
Dickinson has some debts to pay. The city is carrying almost $93 million in municipal debt—approximately $60 million of which is due to oil impacts—and is on track to pay it off by 2033, according to a long-term debt report presented to the City Commission by City Administrator...
June 20, 2016 - 10:00pm
June 11, 2016
Dunn County Commission election surrounds budget concerns
DUNN COUNTY -- With two Dunn County Commission seats up for election Tuesday, the county’s budget is on the mind for nearly all of the candidates. Both incumbents are running for re-election for the four-year position. Three others are seeking to replace them. Reinhard Hauck,...
June 11, 2016 - 11:47pm