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Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
In tough times, agriculture comes through for its own
Counterfeit opioid pills are tricking users - sometimes with lethal results
As clock ticks on tax bill, White House signals a compromise
Could sleeping with your pets do more harm than help?
crime and courts
nation and world
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
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
American Crystal piles record-high tons
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
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
All grownups need reminders about younger self
Wild's Jason Zucker is already down $17,600 -- and he's hoping for more
Second-half surge sends Eagles to 8th straight win: Wentz tosses two TDs in 37-9 rout
Pistons hang on for 100-97 win over Timberwolves
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Bison get No. 2 seed for FCS playoffs, host winner of NAU, San Diego
MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Too tall, too dominating: Nebraska's strong start leads to 92-70 win over UND
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter: Get something ‘constructive done’
Letter: Learning is a team sport
Letter: Small Business Saturday highlights year-round impact of shopping small
Elizabeth "Betty" Zent
Mardelle J. (McGee) Considine
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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February 5, 2017
Leading the way in the new normal
Last year's leading column on the front page of The Dickinson Press Progress from then-Managing Editor Dustin Monke detailed the end of the historic...
February 5, 2017 - 5:30am
August 23, 2015
Rainy rally unites those favoring no UND new nickname
GRAND FORKS — Thunder, lightning, torrential rain and flooded streets didn’t stop a group of protesters in Fighting Sioux gear at University Park Saturday afternoon. UND has been in the process of picking a permanent nickname for nearly a year. The school’s controversial Fighting...
August 23, 2015 - 11:35am
The Byrd's Nest: The black and white of change
If there is one constant in this universe, it's change. From summer fields of green that turn white with winter's frosty arrival to the bright...
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2012
International student policy to change after DSU trouble
BISMARCK -- The State Board of Higher Education is working to tighten admission policies for international students after fake transcripts and bogus degrees became evident at Dickinson State University. On Wednesday during its meeting at Bismarck State College, the board approved...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
Hettinger Duckwall renamed Alco
ABILENE, Kan. -- Of the 44 Duckwall stores closing their doors, the Hettinger location is the only to be reopening under a different name, a group manager said Tuesday morning. Regional retailer Duckwall-Alco is closing its 44 Duckwall stores and will use the capital to bolster its...
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
November 12, 2010
Sen. Conrad may lead Agricultural Committee
Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., may leave his powerful position as chairman of the Senate Budget Committee to take the chairmanship of the Agriculture Committee. Conrad had indicated his intention to consider the move in conversations inside the beltway earlier in the week. The story...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
April 25, 2010
Gaming contracts renewed
Despite statewide charitable gaming sitting at a 10-year all-time low, the Dickinson City Commission renewed four gaming contracts at a meeting...
April 25, 2010 - 12:00am
December 18, 2009
Weathering stupidity storm
"(...) the spread of secondary and latterly tertiary education has created a large population of people, often with well-developed literary and scholarly tastes, who have been educated far beyond their capacity to undertake analytical thought." -- P.B. Medawar So what's next? A...
December 18, 2009 - 1:42pm
Global warming debate goes on
My lasting legacy, other than being kind to children and dogs, is surely going to be the Unified Theory of Stupidity. This is the thesis I developed through years of patient observation of the human species and a vast acquaintance with stupidity. Which brings me immediately to the...
December 18, 2009 - 1:40pm
October 31, 2009
An hour more sleep -- must be standard time again
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Leaves swirl. Autumn's chill is in the air. It must be time to set the clock back. The official change to standard time occurs at 2 a.m. Sunday, though most folks will change their clocks Saturday night. Some states and territories don't observe daylight-saving...
October 31, 2009 - 3:25pm
July 8, 2009
Time change could be put to vote
Stark County Commission members want residents to decide on a possible time zone change.
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2009
Iron Horse Saloon to have new owner
The Iron Horse Saloon in Medora is scheduled to change ownership on May 1, with Morey Bang and Brad Skachenko taking over. The pair plan to name the bar "Boots." Mark Shoemaker, who sold the bar, was supposed to have a suspended liquor license beginning next week.
April 25, 2009 - 11:52pm
April 23, 2009
Washout has neighbors wondering
Following a spring of flooding, the Little Missouri River has decided to take an unexpected change of course. An oxbow in the river on land...
April 23, 2009 - 11:43pm
February 25, 2009
Upbeat Obama says U.S. will revive past 'reckoning'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama promised a nation shuddering in economic crisis Tuesday night that he would lead it from a dire "day...
February 25, 2009 - 11:49pm
February 4, 2009
Minot State-Bottineau backers want name change
BISMARCK (AP) -- Supporters of Minot State University-Bottineau say the school's present name is confusing and means little to prospective students. They want to change the name to Dakota College at Bottineau, and they're asking the Senate Education Committee to endorse the idea. The...
February 4, 2009 - 10:00am