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Press Pass: Nigerian artist paints mural on New England church, Dickinson Fire Department celebrates 125 years, Insight
VIDEO: Bucky Covington performs in Dickinson
Dickinson Fire Department celebrates 125th anniversary
Estimate of United States transgender adults doubles amid debate on rights
Grand Forks airman runs almost 700 miles for military PTSD awareness
crime and courts
nation and world
Exec: Davis Refinery not affected by Dakota Prairie Refinery sale
Money to oil impact grant fund beginning to rebound
Williston crew camps remain in limbo
Dakota Prairie Refinery sold to Tesoro at a loss, hurt by oil price slump
SEC: Texas 'Frack Master' bilked investors out of millions
VIDEO: Local students prepare for 'The Frog Prince'
VIDEO: Taste-testing the ‘new’ Pizza Corner pizza
Jackie Hope: Dickinson native writes ND-inspired steampunk fiction
Veeder: Reaping what I sowed with garden boasting
Kat Perkins releases musical tribute to late singer and friend Christina Grimmie
Coastal Carolina wins CWS crown
Shuck’s hit lifts White Sox over Minnesota Twins
Roughriders split doubleheader with Williston Keybirds
The mystery of the Dakota skipper: Butterfly disappearing from prairies
Dakota Recreation Report
Port: AG says Williston broke open meeting law during man camp ban talks
Letter: Put focus on making health insurance truly affordable
Letter: National park has no right to viewshed on private land
Thomson: Anti-frackers are undermining environmental progress
Jacobs: Comparing elections makes good sport
good bad and ugly
Karen Sue Crawford
Louis P. Lindbo
Alvin "Al" Wiemann
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
June 29, 2013
New purpose proposed for old Sax Motor building
Sax Motor Co. spent 87 years in downtown Dickinson before building a new dealership and service center on the north side of the city this year,...
News / North Dakota
June 29, 2013 - 12:00am
April 30, 2013
Gregoire, Twogood break out to form own architecture firm
Architecture is once again taking center stage in a city founded by railroad companies, nurtured by farmers and booming because of oil. While...
April 30, 2013 - 12:00am
March 16, 2013
Steel building co. goes the extra mile: Office soon to open in Dunn Center, 3rd planned in Belfield
FARGO -- Going international hasn't just changed Fargo-based Legacy Steel Buildings, it's changed the world view of its vice president. Bruce Engkjer has traveled across the globe for the company that was named 2012 Exporter of the Year for North Dakota at the recent Global Business...
March 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2012
Governor proposes plan to help all growing schools, not just oil-impacted districts
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Wednesday proposed a $225 million plan to help schools facing rapid student enrollment growth, a plan his challenger says was needed sooner. Dalrymple shared his proposal to enhance state support for these schools during the North Dakota Governor's...
education / News / oil
August 2, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2012
Dickinson changes lighting plans, extends deadline for dowtown Elks Building landscaping
Though another deadline for the Dickinson Elks Building landscaping has passed, the city administrator said Monday he will give a Tacoma, Wash.,...
local / News
July 3, 2012 - 12:00am
April 5, 2012
Heavy agendas for western ND officials
Planning and zoning officials in western North Dakota are taking on a heavier load while meetings attract more permits and people, officials said Wednesday. "We're probably close to doubling what our agenda items were from this time last year," said Dickinson City Planner Ed Courton....
News / oil
April 5, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
Stimulus dollars aid expansion of health care in North Dakota Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- Federal stimulus dollars are helping expand health care service to communities affected by the oil boom. United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development used funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to provide loans for the construction of facilities...
News / oil
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am
July 12, 2011
Historic Elks extension request denied
Dickinson city commissioners decided to issue a letter of intent to deny Granville Brinkman a sixth extension for his renovation of the Historic Elks Building at their meeting Monday evening at City Hall. Brinkman is the project manager for renovations to the building in downtown...
local / News
July 12, 2011 - 12:00am
April 1, 2011
Elks Building developer says project will meet deadline despite debt, other setbacks
Historic Elks Building owner Granville Brinkman said last Friday on-hold renovations would begin again today and the project will be complete...
local / News
April 1, 2011 - 12:00am
January 15, 2011
Bill wants public buildings to go to vote
A bill in the North Dakota House aims to end the practice of major school district, park district, city and county construction projects being built without public votes. House Bill 1295 is designed to prevent construction of projects, like Fargo's $43.4 million Judge Ronald N....
January 15, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
Killdeer plans for hotel to take place of ball diamond
To ease the crunch Killdeer is feeling due to increased oil and gas activity in the area, city officials are working with development companies to construct a motel. "It's been talked about for probably two years," Killdeer city auditor Dawn Marquardt said recenlty. "I think a lot...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2009
Group files new complaint over coal plant
Six landowners and the Dakota Resource Council filed an updated complaint against GTL Energy for failing to get a coal preparation plant permit before building a plant near South Heart. The Wednesday move is the latest in a battle that has gone on for months. Great Northern Power...
coal / Energy
April 9, 2009 - 11:00pm
April 1, 2009
$45,000 allotted to industrial park plan
Stark County officials will soon look into building one or more industrial sites within the county as well as southern Dunn County. Planning for the sites will be easier since the United States Commerce Department Economic Development Administration announced Tuesday it was granting...
April 1, 2009 - 11:21pm
March 12, 2009
City, county to provide sandbags
Stark County residents can now get free sandbags from the Dickinson Public Works building and from the Stark County Shop in case of flooding. "I've had about six or seven calls in the last few days, so people are starting to get concerned," said Gary Kostelecky, Stark County Emergency...
March 12, 2009 - 11:49pm
February 8, 2009
Letter: Press editorial misses point of community dog park
I attended the Jan. 31 Park and Rec meeting where I spoke in favor of Dickinson building a dog park. I was overwhelmed with the emotions on both sides. I do believe those against the dog park have been asking the right questions...what about noise from barking...mess from feces...and...
February 8, 2009 - 12:00am