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Shaw exits own trial after outburst
25 Dakota Access arrestees sent to Grand Forks jail
Corps moves in to finish what tribe started
Five banks sue DSU
Bill would allow smaller schools to carry over more funds
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Dickinson High gymnastics wins second straight team title
Titans’ big second half leads to win over Killdeer
DHS boys hockey team's season ends with loss to Fargo Davies
Despite furious comeback, Blue Hawks upset by VCSU in NSAA semis
Jost, Boeser come through as UND beats Omaha
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Faith conversations: Former presidential speechwriter to keynote women's conference
Port: Left wing town hall activists undermine credibility by screaming at Cramer, exempting Heitkamp
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Donna Mae Hewson
Roger S. Farrier
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
June 21, 2016
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
June 10, 2016
SBHE committee approves next fiscal year's budget
BISMARCK--The North Dakota University System Office and State Board of Higher Education budgets for next year have been reduced by $10.7 million. The SBHE Budget and Finance Committee unanimously approved a $72.2 million budget for fiscal year 2017 at a meeting Friday, a more than...
June 10, 2016 - 4:29pm
June 6, 2016
City budget reforecast approved
A budget reforecast that has informally guided the city since nearly the beginning of this year was officially adopted as ordinance by the Dickinson City Commission at a regular Monday meeting. City administrator Shawn Kessel said the expenses in the reforecast had not been revised...
June 6, 2016 - 10:48pm
May 16, 2016
City Commission approves museum center plan
As of today, the Dickinson Museum Center is open for business. Museum Center Coordinator Angela Rayne gained unanimous approval of a business...
May 16, 2016 - 9:32pm
DSU administration eyes additional budget cuts
Additional budget cuts will be coming to Dickinson State University in time for the 2017-18 school year. Not long after DSU worked to accommodate...
May 16, 2016 - 3:19pm
May 14, 2016
Mayville State sees success with one-day fundraising event
MAYVILLE -- Mayville State University Foundation Director John Klocke said the first I'm Thankful for Mayville State Day fundraising event was so surprisingly successful he hopes to do it again. The day-long phone call campaign and email blast conducted on April 28 resulted in $25,000...
May 14, 2016 - 11:46pm
April 29, 2016
Governor to deliver budget guidelines without tax increases
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple will deliver guidelines to state agency heads next week for his final budget crafted as governor. The North Dakota Office of Management and Budget said in a memo to state agency heads that Dalrymple’s 2017-19 budget guidelines will be delivered at...
April 29, 2016 - 6:48pm
April 24, 2016
Port: North Dakota’s budget shortfall may show up in your property tax bill
MINOT -- Some of North Dakota’s candidates for governor have promised that the state’s falling revenues won’t hit taxpayers. They’ve...
April 24, 2016 - 12:02am
April 18, 2016
City budget experienced shortfalls in 2015
The city of Dickinson spent a little more than it collected in its general fund over last year. City Accountant Robbie Morey presented the city’s fiscal year-end report for 2015 at the regular meeting of the City Commission on Monday and said general fund expenditures amounted to...
April 18, 2016 - 9:35pm
March 15, 2016
ND tax revenues fall short of lower forecast again; more budget cuts possible
BISMARCK – North Dakota tax revenues fell short of lowered expectations for the second straight month in February, raising the prospect of another round of budget cuts and prompting a warning from an industry official Tuesday that the worst is yet to come as slumping crude prices...
March 15, 2016 - 3:24pm
February 25, 2016
Oil impact grants suspended for city of Dickinson, domestic violence center
At least two major Dickinson projects will be negatively impacted by an overextension of the North Dakota Oil and Gas Impact Grant Fund program. As a result of steeply decreased oil revenues in the state budget, a $4 million grant to the city of Dickinson and a $750,000 proposed financial...
February 25, 2016 - 8:35pm
February 20, 2016
Jail funds coming up short in Devils Lake: Fewer inmates means Lake Region facility facing deficit
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- Facing budget issues resulting from a trend toward lower inmate populations, plus increasing regulations, the five-county Lake Region Law Enforcement Center is seeking additional funding sources to help the facility break even financially. The board agreed this...
February 20, 2016 - 4:54pm
February 14, 2016
Schafer: Administration not immune to UND budget woes
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Interim President Ed Schafer said he realizes people tend to think when a business makes cuts, those who suffer are the lowest on the ladder while the bosses save themselves, but he said this won't be the case at the University of North Dakota. "Administration...
February 14, 2016 - 6:17am