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Heitkamp, other Democrats facing an election fight in Trump country
BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
Labor complaint claims degrading practices, discrimination by NDUS leader
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
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
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
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Miller, Ward return to form as Bison men defeat Florida A&M
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Masy Kuntz named to Class B volleyball All-Tournament team
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
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.
Donald A. Heiser
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
U.S. offers mobile device guidelines to curb driver distraction
DETROIT — The U.S. Transportation Department on Wednesday issued voluntary guidelines for makers of mobile devices, asking them to help...
November 23, 2016 - 9:33pm
January 8, 2016
Police: Grand Forks man had child porn of victims as young as 6 months old
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man faces multiple child pornography charges after investigators say they found images on his cellphone depicting sexuals acts with victims as young as six months old. Jeffrey Alan Nord Jr., 28, was charged Friday in Grand Forks District Court with eight...
January 8, 2016 - 9:23pm
May 18, 2015
911 measure fails again
A second attempt to get voter approval for an increase in Stark County's 911 fee failed Tuesday night. Voters in the general election denied the measure 55 percent to 45 percent. It would've increased the maximum 911 fee per landline, cellphone line and Voice over Internet Protocol...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
December 12, 2013
SW ND cellphone reception to get boost from towers
Cellphone reception, one of the larger sticking points for both natives and newcomers living in western North Dakota’s Oil Patch region, is...
December 12, 2013 - 10:53pm
December 7, 2013
Companies offering free cellphones target ND
BISMARCK — For some living on the economically depressed Turtle Mountain Reservation in north-central North Dakota, it seemed too good to be true. Two people in a motorhome recently pulled into Belcourt, parked next to a convenience store and began handing out free cellphones...
December 7, 2013 - 3:54pm
October 25, 2013
Verizon reps propose tower on Dickinson Recreation Center grounds
The Dickinson Recreation Center grounds could be the site of a new Verizon Wireless communications tower. At a Dickinson Park Board roundtable meeting Friday at the WRCC, Dickinson Parks and Recreation director James Kramer said he has been in contact with a consulting firm representing...
October 25, 2013 - 4:03pm
July 5, 2013
Text4baby service helps women prepare for motherhood
Advice for pregnant women and new moms now comes in the form of a text messages. The March of Dimes and the North Dakota Department of Health are promoting the use of "Text4baby," a free cellphone service promoting maternal and child health, the department said in a news release. Topics...
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Police: Burglary suspect leaves phone behind, Facebook app open
FARGO -- So much for privacy settings. Two Fargo men were charged Monday with burglarizing a Harwood home after one of them allegedly left his cellphone there with his Facebook app open to his own profile. Benjamin Paul Emerson, 25, faces one count of burglary, a Class C felony,...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
January 9, 2013
AT&T tower project in Adams County tabled
A project for a new communications tower that could have aided cellphone reception in Adams County near Reeder has been tabled. County commissioners decided Tuesday to pursue other options in their quest to erect a new tower to better suit cellular customers in the region.
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
ND among leaders cutting the landlines, using cellphones
FARGO -- More than half of Americans, 51.7 percent, no longer regularly use a landline telephone in their homes, a recent National Health Interview Survey by the CDC shows. North Dakota's switchover to cellphones has been strong, states the CDC report that measured phone use in states...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
A home for the holidays: Bucyrus residents find temporary housing for winter months
HETTINGER -- With the holiday season in full swing, all residents of the Bucyrus who lost their homes have found temporary housing for the winter months, said Adams County Emergency Manager Michele Marthaller during a County Commission meeting Thursday. "Everybody is taken care of,"...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2012
Dickinson's interrupted cellphone service not an isolated incident
With the recent cellular phone reception issues seemingly solved in Dickinson, customers are talking, texting and browsing away. But lingering in the airwaves is the question of when another booster-driven disturbance might creep up. The region might not be alone in its troubles...
October 14, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
AT&T: Boosters to blame for problems with service
Can you hear me now?
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Verizon 4G network available in Dickinson, Williston
Verizon Wireless' 4G Long Term Evolution network is available to customers in Dickinson and Williston as of Thursday, speeding up Internet access...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
December 31, 2011
Verizon reverses on $2 fee
NEW YORK (AP) -- After a customer backlash, Verizon Wireless on Friday dropped a plan to start charging $2 for every payment subscribers make over the phone or online with their credit or debit cards. In a statement on its website Friday, the company said "customer feedback" prompted...
December 31, 2011 - 12:00am