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Outspoken Cramer says he's attentive to North Dakotans
Iron Eyes offers 'real world perspective'
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Giving babies eggs and nuts early may avert allergies
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nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Trinity: Building the future, embracing the past
Vikings beat the odds, sack Panthers big time
Twins lose 100th game; to get top draft pick
Baseball world mourns death of Miami Marlins star Fernandez
Wentz, Eagles remain unbeaten, shredding the Steelers
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dead at 87
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
Murdock: 'Clueless' Clinton spent 6 years on Senate Armed Service Committee
good bad and ugly
Regina M. Bruha
Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
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
December 23, 2014
Baumgarten: A tour of Christmas lights makes for a good family tradition
What is the point of Christmas lights? Some may tell you that they are meant to spread Christmas joy. I think they are meant to cost people money and pit neighbors against each other in a “friendly competition” of whose house can be seen from space. Yes, I’m joking, but only...
December 23, 2014 - 8:48pm
December 22, 2014
‘Secret Santas’ help pay off layaways at Fargo Kmart
FARGO — For the fifth consecutive holiday season, some families are guaranteed there will be toys under the tree from Kmart. A “Secret Santa” donated $3,000 Monday toward customers’ layaways, said Nick Bosh, the manager of the south Fargo Kmart at 2301 S University Drive. This...
December 22, 2014 - 9:18pm
Ahlin: Creepy 'Elf on the Shelf,' and that Christmas magic
Is it OK to admit that “Elf on the Shelf” gives me the creeps? Not that I ever was bothered by Santa knowing whether I’d been naughty or nice, or, for that matter, by the threat of a lump of coal instead of presents. The kids I played with when I was a child were pretty certain...
December 22, 2014 - 8:15pm
December 20, 2014
Griswolds of Dickinson: Residents show Christmas spirit with exuberant light shows
Dickinson has its own Clark Griswolds. The film inspired one of Dickinson’s brightest holiday displays back in the ’80s, and since then...
December 20, 2014 - 9:18pm
December 19, 2014
Hagen students collect foods, gifts for families in need
Hagen Junior High School students observed the spirit of giving by donating nearly $2,000 for gifts and 27 smoked turkeys, along with canned food items, during a project that was initiated by the seventh-graders. “During November, the students decided they wanted to help local...
December 19, 2014 - 9:13pm
Caroling for the community
Members of the New England Public School choir, under the direction of Conway Heupel, and faculty sing Christmas carols Friday through the hallways...
December 19, 2014 - 9:06pm
Family makes handmade doll sets for little girls
The Kostelecky family of rural Richardton put their talents together to manufacture 20 doll accessory sets that were submitted to the Consolidated annual toy and food drive in Dickinson. Margaret Kostelecky describes the sets as a bed-closet-dresser combination that included mattresses,...
December 19, 2014 - 9:04pm
December 15, 2014
DHS students give back
Christmas break arrives in less than one week, as students all across Dickinson High School are looking forward to a couple weeks of bliss (aside...
December 15, 2014 - 11:16pm
December 6, 2014
Thefts keep baby Jesus off the retail floor
FARGO – If you’re looking for baby Jesus this Christmas season, the star above Bethlehem probably won’t be much help. A better bet:...
News/crime and courts
December 6, 2014 - 12:13am
December 1, 2014
Celebrate the season by filling your social calendar
We’ve got your social calendar covered with the holiday’s best drinks, events and festivities to keep you busy from now until Christmas Day....
December 1, 2014 - 6:58pm
November 28, 2014
Just another Black Friday: Stores take ‘all-hands-on-deck’ approach anticipating deal hunters
Customers flooded Dickinson stores Thursday night and throughout the day Friday, hunting for deals and officially kicking off the holiday shopping...
November 28, 2014 - 10:52pm
November 8, 2014
Baumgarten: What do Christmas and elections have in common?
Now that elections and campaigning are over, all people want to talk about is how the Republicans took over, how measures that lost were awful, why certain measures or candidates lost or should have won, etc. Some people want to talk about who is going to run for what in 2016. Which...
November 8, 2014 - 12:10am
January 6, 2014
Business of gift cards booming around holidays
By Tom Webb / St. Paul Pioneer Press INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. -- Except for Santa’s workshop, more 2013 holiday gifts may have been manufactured in Inver Grove Heights than anywhere else. That’s because the St. Paul, Minn., suburb is a powerhouse in gift cards, the plastic...
January 6, 2014 - 10:56am
December 25, 2013
Holten: Two-in-one Christmas
Guess what? By the time you read this I’ll have celebrated my second Christmas Day this year. That’s right. There’s no use celebrating...
December 25, 2013 - 1:49pm
December 23, 2013
Phillips: Kind act provides room at ‘inn’ for couple in need
In a few days, I will wake to the sound of three little voices whispering outside my bedroom door, discussing whether it’s too early to wake the parents. Then I’ll hear three pairs of little feet scurrying down the hall and tiptoeing down the steps. They will stop suddenly and...
December 23, 2013 - 4:35pm