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Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
As new wood materials become stronger, 'plyscrapers' challenge concrete and steel
Former labor secretary elected to lead Democratic party
Delays, new forms and more: Get ready for 2017 tax season
There's a new top concern for vehicle owners, study shows
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
Port: Officers handled #NoDAPL protests with honor, dignity
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Faith conversations: Former presidential speechwriter to keynote women's conference
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
Three killed in mobile home fire in Carrington
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
July 2, 2009
Census: North Dakota cities growing, Dickinson at 16,035
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's major cities are growing, as are the communities around them. New census figures show Fargo with 93,531 people last year, up from 92,513 in 2007. Bismarck followed with 60,389 people, up from 59,483 in 2007. In the western part of the state, Dickinson's...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
April 21, 2009
United States Census Bureau workers have been knocking on doors all over North Dakota, including in Dickinson, for the last few days. The official...
April 21, 2009 - 10:58pm
February 22, 2009
Raw census figures distort Electoral College
With the U.S. Census Bureau already recruiting employees, the decennial head-count is underway. According to the U.S. Constitution, the census is supposed to include "the whole number of persons in each state" at the time of the count. The census numbers are important for a variety...
February 22, 2009 - 1:04pm
February 14, 2009
Census: Farms growing
The 2007 Census of Agriculture shows North Dakota farms are growing, but state agriculture officials don't agree. The census, released earlier this month, shows a 4 percent change from 2002 to 2007, in the number of farms. It went from 30,619 farms to 31,970 farms. State Agriculture...
February 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 25, 2009
Census workers hard to find in Western N.D.
Census workers are becoming harder to find, one United States Census Bureau official said. The U.S. Census Bureau requires North Dakota to have approximately 3,600 people in its applicant pool by the first week in April in order to have enough workers to help complete the 2010 census....
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am