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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
December 28, 2016
Bar Talk: Liquor license ordinance examined by city commission
A possible change to the current liquor ordinance is bringing about discussion from business owners and city officials which led to a special meeting that was held Tuesday at Dickinson City Hall. At a prior meeting, Dickinson city commissioners and members of the public read over...
December 28, 2016 - 10:10pm
City commission cancels special liquor license meeting due to weather
Due to inclement weather, the city commission opted to cancel this evening’s special meeting regarding the liquor license ordinance which was scheduled for 4:30 p.m. at City Hall. With about eight inches of snow on the ground and more winter weather in the forecast, the commission...
November 28, 2016 - 3:07pm
October 10, 2016
City Commission votes to terminate Gooss
The Dickinson City Commission voted 3-2 to uphold the city's Civil Service Commission's ruling that former city attorney Jennifer Gooss' termination...
October 10, 2016 - 10:14pm
October 3, 2016
First step toward implementing Century Code in local ordinance on domestic violence
The Dickinson code regarding the treatment of domestic violence cases currently differs from the North Dakota Century Code. The Dickinson City...
October 3, 2016 - 8:49pm
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