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Trump deepens attack on former Miss Universe, Clinton calls him "unhinged"
Mother of Californian man shot by police says he was having breakdown
Roosevelt takes the stage: Clay Jenkinson portrays TR during mock debate
Investigators seek clues on why New Jersey train failed to stop
Old Strom Center becomes preschool, day care
crime and courts
nation and world
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Cheering on the team
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Scoreboard of September 30, 2016
The Ralph to sell national championship ice
Rodon fans 10, White Sox hand Twins 103rd loss
Maya Moore leads Lynx to 2-0 series advantage over Phoenix
'Champions Tailgating' upgrades Bison pregame experience
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
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
Jared Bertin Lewton
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
September 20, 2016
City approves funds for veterans building
The Dickinson City Commission unanimously approved up to $200,000 for a new building for veterans groups in Memorial Park. Three members of the...
September 20, 2016 - 12:01am
September 6, 2016
City commission approves first reading of 2017 budget
The Dickinson City Commission approved the first reading of the 2017 city budget, which features a balanced general fund of more than $16.7 million....
September 6, 2016 - 11:17pm
July 18, 2016
State rep. Mike Lefor appointed to City Commission
The Dickinson City Commission will be back up to its full roster of five board members by the end of its upcoming Aug. 1 meeting. During its...
July 18, 2016 - 9:24pm
June 28, 2016
Newly elected City Commission members sworn into office
About two weeks after elections reshaped Dickinson's governing bodies, the city officially has its new commission. Newly elected Dickinson City...
June 28, 2016 - 10:02pm
June 21, 2016
City revenues sit lower than at same time last year
While Dickinson's budget reforecast incorporated a more sluggish economic reality into municipal plans, city coffers could still see a shortage in some accounts. City Accountant Robbie Morey delivered a financial report to the City Commission on Monday that identified the city's revenues...
June 21, 2016 - 6:04pm
June 20, 2016
City Commission discusses $93 million debt load
Dickinson has some debts to pay. The city is carrying almost $93 million in municipal debt—approximately $60 million of which is due to oil impacts—and is on track to pay it off by 2033, according to a long-term debt report presented to the City Commission by City Administrator...
June 20, 2016 - 10:00pm
June 15, 2016
City Commission will likely address open seat in first July meeting
In the light of a new day and new leadership for the city of Dickinson, officials can now turn their eyes away from the campaign trail and towards consolidating a new government. City Commissioner Scott Decker’s successful run for commission president and mayor has added to that...
June 15, 2016 - 6:54pm
Dickinson voters choose Decker for mayor
Dickinson voters chose a new mayor and City Commission member Tuesday. Scott Decker was voted in as City Commission president -- and the unofficial...
June 15, 2016 - 12:40am
June 9, 2016
Six-year commission member Oltmanns talks finances, future planning
Klayton Oltmanns said it's been two years since he decided to run for mayor of Dickinson this year—no matter what. So when the time came,...
June 9, 2016 - 10:23am
June 6, 2016
City budget reforecast approved
A budget reforecast that has informally guided the city since nearly the beginning of this year was officially adopted as ordinance by the Dickinson City Commission at a regular Monday meeting. City administrator Shawn Kessel said the expenses in the reforecast had not been revised...
June 6, 2016 - 10:48pm
May 16, 2016
City Commission approves museum center plan
As of today, the Dickinson Museum Center is open for business. Museum Center Coordinator Angela Rayne gained unanimous approval of a business...
May 16, 2016 - 9:32pm
May 2, 2016
City sales tax income weighs heavy in Stark Development's request for funding
A body the city of Dickinson helps fund through sales tax dollars got a cool response to its scheduled funding request during Monday's City Commission...
May 2, 2016 - 10:06pm
April 18, 2016
City budget experienced shortfalls in 2015
The city of Dickinson spent a little more than it collected in its general fund over last year. City Accountant Robbie Morey presented the city’s fiscal year-end report for 2015 at the regular meeting of the City Commission on Monday and said general fund expenditures amounted to...
April 18, 2016 - 9:35pm
March 21, 2016
Dickinson Fire Department records an increase in response capability
While the Dickinson Fire Department’s response times improved over 2015 compared to the year prior, they still fall below the recommendations...
March 21, 2016 - 10:13pm
March 15, 2016
Dickinson Mayor Jackson won't seek re-election, City Commission race opens up with 1 month remaining to complete election petitions
Gene Jackson, Dickinson mayor and City Commission president, will not seek re-election when his term expires in June, opening up yet another...
March 15, 2016 - 10:03pm