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Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV report
'Pontification Festival is over': Heated Twitter comments follow legislative forum in Grand Forks
'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
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
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