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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
McGregor: Long hair is gone, but not forgotten
Normally for Christmas, I’d ask for presents or my sports teams to perform well.
December 23, 2014 - 11:51pm
On the other side of the pulpit: St. John Pastor to deliver his last sermon on Christmas
By Andrew Brown firstname.lastname@example.org This Christmas will be a memorable one for Rev. Cal Oraw and the congregation at St. John Lutheran...
December 23, 2014 - 9:23pm
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