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Yeah, it's been cold here. But on Sunday, it was -88 in this Siberian village.
A different biological clock: Why some women care more about buying a home than having a baby
NFL asks reporters to specify their race for Super Bowl press passes
A fireball that lit up Michigan was likely a meteorite. Finding pieces of it could light up your pocketbook.
Warning of 'thousands of unverifiable votes,' ND asks judge to lift order on voter ID law
crime and courts
nation and world
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
place a business brief
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
Wizard of Woz: Dane wins in stunning Aussie comeback
Nadal cruises into third round at Australian Open
Midgets fall to Bismarck St. Mary’s
Dickinson climbs over Jamestown
Buccaneers grind out victory: Beach remain undefeated in Region 7 play after overtime win
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
Commentary: 'Post' comes at good time for industry
Commentary: In the breastfeeding debate, where are the property rights?
Marlyn "Marli" Wicka
Twyla J. Weinschrott
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
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
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The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
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
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
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
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