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Democratic party files lawsuit against Russia, Trump campaign, alleging conspiracy to influence the election
Diversion Authority seeks to restart Oxbow ring dike work
The Yellowstone supervolcano is a disaster waiting to happen
Father of inmate charged in jail bribery scheme
Comey memos offer new details on his interactions with Trump as probe intensified
crime and courts
nation and world
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Dickinson Herberger's on bankruptcy list of stores set to close
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
She calmly landed the Southwest flight and broke barriers as a fighter pilot
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
'One last time': Barbara Bush had already faced a death more painful than her own
Blue Hawks looking to bounce back in home opener
Zimmerman qualifies for Class B state meet in four events
Comeback kids: DHS girls tennis rallies to win WDA opener against Bismarck St. Mary’s
Midgets baseball drops season-opening doubleheader to Century
Wolves need 'Buckets' to live up to his nickname
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Finnly Jay Simonieg
Marie L. Kaiser
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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December 13, 2012
Study: Williston population 44K by 2017
WILLISTON -- Williston's booming population could be as high as nearly 44,000 people in 2017, according to a North Dakota State University study. The population of Williams County could be as high as 70,000 in five years, according to analysis by the Department of Agribusiness and...
December 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Dickinson preparing for growth; Officials: City has learned from its mistakes
After experiencing minimal growth and even decline following the last oil boom, Dickinson is once again preparing to expand and has learned from...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
2010 Census continues to miss minorities
WASHINGTON -- The 2010 census missed more than 1.5 million minorities after struggling to count black Americans, Hispanics, renters and young...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 6, 2012
Williston ranked as fastest-growing micro area
WILLISTON -- Williston is the fastest-growing micro area in the country, and Dickinson and Minot also made the top 10, according to estimates released Thursday by the Census Bureau. The population of the Williston micro area -- which is Williams County -- grew 8.8 percent from April...
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 25, 2012
Dickinson's debt - $3.1M - is low
Dickinson's low debt of $3.1 million has put the city in a prime position to handle upcoming expenses for infrastructure, officials said Friday. "It shows that the city of Dickinson is basically debt-free," Dickinson City Commissioner Carson Steiner said. "We will have room to get...
March 25, 2012 - 12:00am
December 22, 2011
Boom breaks ND population record
FARGO -- North Dakota's population hit an all-time high this year, exceeding a mark set in 1930. As of July 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated 683,932 people call North Dakota home. Not only is the estimate released Wednesday by the Census Bureau a record -- surpassing 1930's...
December 22, 2011 - 12:00am
July 28, 2011
Rural US disappearing? Population share hits low
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Rural America now accounts for just 16 percent of the nation's population, the lowest ever. The latest 2010 census numbers hint at an emerging America where, by midcentury, city boundaries become indistinct and rural areas grow ever less relevant. Many communities...
July 28, 2011 - 12:00am
July 10, 2011
City officials estimate Dickinson's population to be 25,000 by 2015
For 2015, Dickinson officials are projecting a population increase of nearly 50 percent compared to the most recent figures released from the U.S. Census Bureau. According to the 2010 census report, Dickinson had a population of 17,787, but that number has continually been on the...
July 10, 2011 - 12:00am
May 6, 2011
North Dakotans near retirement
BISMARCK (AP) -- In a state where more young people tend to leave for jobs than come for them, the impending retirement of baby boomers makes attracting young workers one of North Dakota's most pressing tasks, a state Commerce Department official says. U.S. census data released Thursday...
May 6, 2011 - 12:00am
Census: Dickinson becomes more diverse
The people of Dickinson are slowly becoming more diverse, according to information released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday. In 2000,...
May 6, 2011 - 12:00am
April 16, 2011
Western ND towns may challenge 2010 Census counts
Dickinson, Beach, Tioga and Williston officials may challenge the 2010 Census numbers. "The number of residents doesn't match the number of boots on the ground," Williston City Auditor John Kautzman said.
April 16, 2011 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
North Dakota's population grows 4.7 percent
BISMARCK (AP) -- Buoyed by western North Dakota's recent oil boom, the state's population rose 4.7 percent during the last decade, outpacing state officials' most optimistic expectations and falling just short of its peak from 80 years ago. "It's fantastic," Gov. Jack Dalrymple said. The...
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 15, 2010
Letter: Still time to be counted
Your assistance is needed by April 30 to help Dickinson have a complete census count. As Dickinson and southwestern North Dakota continues to grow, an accurate count guarantees real dollars for our roads, hospitals, schools, senior services, emergency services, community improvements...
April 15, 2010 - 12:00am
April 3, 2010
Concerns arise over Census delivery
Now that the 2010 U.S. Census has begun, concerns loom over the response rate of rural areas, some of which have strictly P.O. Box mail delivery methods. "The U.S. Census Bureau has a legitimate concern with P.O. Boxes because they can change ownership at any time and P.O. Box holders...
April 3, 2010 - 12:00am
March 7, 2010
Local census committee gears up for count
After 10 years, the nation's largest population estimation will once again start on March 15, and though failure to participate is illegal, the area could also lose substantial funding for low participation numbers. Lori Jordheim, Stark County Area Census Count Coordinator, said...
March 7, 2010 - 12:00am