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2 Gladstone residents killed in I-94 accident
The Dickinson Press
Growing teachers: DHS, DSU partnership aims to groom next generation of local educators
City raises concerns over 2015 budget
UND construction costs rise
Commission releases $100M for F-M diversion
Mississipi man injured after overturning semi hauling crude oil
Nation & World
Found something new to do in ND: Veteran trucker sees challenges of Oil Patch driving
Landowner issues surface at pipeline meeting
Frac water, oil spills in Mountrail County
No sunset for Lakeswind: Wind farm generating power, few complaints
Oil output up again but flaring percentage drops
Frazier: Finding peace amidst the chaos
Kris Fehr: Dickinson Public Schools continue to grow
D.C. Coston: Quality education has always prevailed at DSU
Letter: Some facts about the proposed pharmacy measure
Letter: There’s more to story between Dickinson School Board and Dickinson Education Association
The buzz about bees: Kyle and Lauren Michels are involved in honey production as a hobby
Changing lives through service in Paraguay: Allie Murphy plans second trip to Fiji
Dickinson High Royal Court
Speakers: Get smart on investment fraud
Marketing expert offers social media tips
Robert L. "Bob" Green, Jr.
Robert James Nelson
Mary P. Schmidt
Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm
Small Town Style: Transitional trends
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: It’s punishment time!
Jackie Hope: Yeast workers, arise!
Patriots beat Minnesota, Vikings offer no excuses for loss
Vikings say Peterson will play Sunday
Hometown welcome: Bentz goes the distance, claims split-decision winner over Walker
Missouri State blanks UND in new stadium
Schnepf: GameDay attracts massive crowd in Fargo
Burlington Northern Santa Fe
August 30, 2014
As rail jam persists, U.S. power plants rush to roads, rivers
U.S. coal-burning power utilities are being forced to turn to barges and more expensive trucks to move coal, desperate to shore up stockpiles left dangerously low by the widespread bottlenecks on rail networks. The shift in how coal is being delivered to some power plants from mining...
Energy / coal
August 30, 2014 - 8:04pm
August 7, 2014
Democrats talk grain train delays: Ag roundtable held in Cavalier
CAVALIER — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier on Thursday...
news / agriculture
August 7, 2014 - 11:51pm
ND ag industry voices worries to BNSF chairman
FARGO — North Dakota farmers and agricultural processors vented their concerns about grain shipments to the head of Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway on Thursday in Fargo. BNSF executive chairman Matt Rose again reported the big capital increases the company plans to invest...
news / agriculture
August 7, 2014 - 11:38pm
July 24, 2014
Train carrying North Dakota oil derails in Seattle: No injuries or spill reported
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train carrying crude oil derailed as it left a railyard in north Seattle on Thursday, but there were no reports of a spill or injuries, BNSF said in a statement. Four railcars came off the tracks at around 2 a.m. PDT, three of which were carrying crude...
Energy / oil
July 24, 2014 - 11:50pm
May 27, 2014
BNSF unit trains up: Single cars still slow
FARGO — Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is reporting some improvement on delays in agricultural shipments on unit trains and mixed results on single cars. “Ag traffic for the last five weeks is the highest we’ve seen since November 2013,” said John Miller, BNSF...
news / agriculture
May 27, 2014 - 3:17pm
April 10, 2012
Proppant plant in Gladstone may be ready by 2013
GLADSTONE -- Traffic and jobs were among issues on the minds of about 30 people who waited an extra hour for a representatives from a Houston corporation to arrive to answer questions about a proppant distribution facility to be built near the city during an informational meeting...
Energy / local / news / oil
April 10, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Officer on a train
Dickinson Police Department Officer Corey Lee looks out a Burlington Northern Santa Fe engine window as it speeds down the tracks Tuesday in...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 5, 2011
No injuries in truck versus train
A train and truck collision Wednesday night left traffic on State Avenue at a standstill for more than an hour, officials said. On Wednesday, a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train had entered the crossing on State Avenue when Dickinson resident Michael Bertelsen, 63, who was driving...
November 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 19, 2011
Delaying traffic; BNSF cause of State Avenue traffic jam in Dickinson
Tuesday morning's bumper-to-bumper traffic in west Dickinson was caused by a train and with reported delays of up to a half-hour, many people...
local / news
October 19, 2011 - 12:00am