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ND House OKs self-insurance bill for state workers, but Sanford isn't happy
Financial website names ND best state for millennials
Senate committee agrees to pay Burgum $1
Suspended ND oral surgeon accused of pulling wrong teeth, not using enough sedation
North Dakota House overrides Burgum's veto on bonus bill
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Mauer's spot in batting order will vary, but don't expect him near top
UND to cut women's hockey, sources say
Injuries end playing career of UND football captain
Vikings S Smith undergoes ankle surgery
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
M. Leroy Jacobs
William "Larry" Leroy McGlynn
Paul E. Paulson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
UND to cut women's hockey, sources say
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