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MontanaGrow turns rocks into fertilizer
South Dakota Sen. Rounds concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
Fire chief to train dog, himself in search and rescue tactics
Investigation continues into pipeline death of Minnesota man
Police Blotter: Referee punched in the face during soccer game
crime and courts
nation and world
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Dickinson State cross country looks to carry momentum after last season's success
Quarterback Siemian to start for Broncos
Titans QB Jones comfortable in new role
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
DeLuca iffy for Eastern Washington game in two weeks with shoulder injury
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
good bad and ugly
Mathew A. "Snow Shoe" Peterson
Anton "Tony" Leo Meeks
Clive Mathias Kuppler
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
August 25, 2016
3-year-old girl found 2 miles from home wearing just her underwear
MANVEL, N.D.—A northeast North Dakota mother could face criminal charges after authorities found her toddler 2 miles away from her Grand...
August 25, 2016 - 6:07pm
July 26, 2016
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Area kids spent their Tuesday morning learning all about how to take care of their pets thanks to a Louisiana-based group that wants all kids...
July 26, 2016 - 9:15pm
July 16, 2016
Kids who watch lots of TV have lower bone mass as adults
Kids who watch a lot of television may build less bone during critical years, and be more vulnerable to osteoporosis and bone breaks later in life as a result, a new study suggests. Children and teens followed until age 20 - when bone mass is peaking - had lower bone mass at that...
News/Nation and World
July 16, 2016 - 4:53pm
June 22, 2016
Minnesota ranks No. 1, ND 8th in child well-being
MINNEAPOLIS—Minnesota is ranked No. 1 nationally in child well-being, while North Dakota is ranked No. 8, in the 2016 KIDS COUNT Data Book...
June 22, 2016 - 8:25pm
October 28, 2015
Child porn case updates
WILLISTON — A man who was allegedly caught with thousands of images of child pornography in his Williams County home over the summer will be tried in federal court. Christopher Hunt, 48, of Minnesota, was arrested in late August after the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, working...
October 28, 2015 - 11:26pm
October 9, 2015
Lifesaver program comes to Bismarck
BISMARCK -- When an at-risk person, such as a child with an autism spectrum disorder or an adult with dementia, goes missing, the average time...
October 9, 2015 - 6:38pm
September 2, 2015
Local entities team up for free car seat checkup to ensure child safety
Several local entities are teaming up to sponsor a free car seat checkup to be held Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the West River Ice Center. Present at the event will be certified child passenger safety technicians to assist parents and caregivers with proper use and installation...
September 2, 2015 - 6:46pm
August 7, 2015
Missoula Children’s Theatre’s ‘Blackbeard the Pirate’ opens today
“Blackbeard” has been shipwrecked in Dickinson with the Missoula Children’s Theatre. Children from first through 12th grade are starring...
August 7, 2015 - 9:37am
June 27, 2015
Child care services falling short of demand in Dickinson area
Emily Dolinar of Stark County Social Services said she constantly gets inquiries from locals about open spaces in nearby daycare facilities for their children. “I get calls, I get emails,” she said. Dolinar, who is in charge of licensing child care services in Stark County,...
June 27, 2015 - 11:17pm
May 10, 2015
Bakken baby boom: More young moms, babies in Dickinson than ever before
Heather Nelson welcomed a newborn baby boy into her home on Monday, an addition that increased the family to five members. While she was in...
May 10, 2015 - 12:37am
May 9, 2015
Drug cases put strain on family services in Stark County
A growing drug problem in southwest North Dakota is putting a strain on social service providers, and Dickinson’s youngest residents are feeling the effects. Stark County Social Services reports its foster care caseload has doubled over the last year, the result of not only more...
May 9, 2015 - 9:33pm
July 22, 2014
Study: ND a great place to grow up
FARGO — North Dakota ranks high in a national study of child well-being released today. The state ranked sixth overall in the 25th annual Kids Count study released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Statistics from 16 areas tied to economics, education, health, and family and community...
July 22, 2014 - 12:00am
July 10, 2014
North Dakota growers asked to produce 250,000 pounds of food to fight hunger
FARGO — The state’s agriculture commissioner challenged gardeners across North Dakota on Tuesday to grow 250,000 pounds of produce for those in need. Doug Goehring said he wants the Hunger Free ND Garden Project, now in its fifth season, to surpass previous donation records and...
July 10, 2014 - 10:15pm
February 15, 2014
3 children among 5 dead in Minneapolis fire
MINNEAPOLIS — Paul Cox woke up around 4:45 a.m. Friday when he and his family smelled smoke. They ran outside and saw their upstairs neighbor...
February 15, 2014 - 12:24am
January 30, 2014
Report: Two-thirds of N.D. children aren’t proficient readers by fourth grade
FARGO — Two-thirds of North Dakota’s children aren’t proficient readers by the time they reach fourth grade, and the results are worse for the state’s low-income students, with nearly four out of five not hitting proficient reading marks, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation...
January 30, 2014 - 4:28pm