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Police shootings echo through criminology classrooms
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
Facebook developing artificial intelligence to flag offensive live videos
Islamic State tells supporters to quit messaging apps for fear of U.S. bombs
Spike in Yellowstone grizzly deaths tied to conflicts with humans
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EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
NELSON: Experience counts, ask Richmond
KOLPACK: Tough guy Stumpf is playing at an all-American level
SCHNEPF: Cinderella San Diego unable to 'shock the world' against NDSU
No. 2-ranked Aggies put clamps on Titans
8 Midgets place at Mandan Lions tourney
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
SULLIVAN: Read the School District Profile
OUR VIEW: Helping one another through a blizzard and keeping our kids safe online
Esther E. Will
Lesa D. Saunders-Dicus
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
November 17, 2015
State Ave. bridge construction preparing for winter closure
The construction season for the State Avenue railroad overpass bridge in Dickinson will officially end just before Thanksgiving. Ames Construction,...
November 17, 2015 - 11:58pm
November 16, 2015
Jackson named mayor of Dickinson; vice president seat will be filled by Carson Steiner
The city of Dickinson has a new mayor. Gene Jackson was appointed to the office by the City Commission at its regular meeting Monday night and...
November 16, 2015 - 11:08pm
November 10, 2015
Williston city commissioners vote to shut down crew camps
WILLISTON – Williston city commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday to close crew camps next year, prompting oil industry representatives to warn that...
November 10, 2015 - 9:26pm
November 2, 2015
Business continues after Johnson: City approves $1 million for Domestic Violence Center facility
The Dickinson City Commission approved a resolution to contribute $1 million in funding for the development of a new facility for the Domestic...
November 2, 2015 - 10:56pm
October 31, 2015
Johnson reflects on 15 years as Dickinson mayor
Dennis Johnson, Dickinson’s longest-sitting mayor, officially left office Saturday after a 15-year tenure that included a spree of expansion...
October 31, 2015 - 10:00pm
October 19, 2015
Liquor license ordinance rejected after second vote
An ordinance that would have expanded liquor license ownership capabilities in Dickinson was rejected by the City Commission on Monday night at its meeting at City Hall. The ordinance, which would have raised the cap on the number of liquor licenses a single entity could own an interest...
October 19, 2015 - 11:01pm
October 6, 2015
Dickinson mayor Dennis Johnson resigning at end of October
Dickinson's mayor of more than 15 years said he is resigning at the end of the month.
October 6, 2015 - 10:11am
Our View: End of an era in Dickinson as Johnson steps down
Like most, we were caught off guard by Dennis Johnson’s resignation as Dickinson City Commission president and mayor on Monday. It makes us realize just how much the city, state and country have changed since when he took office in July, 1, 2000. That summer, Bill Clinton was...
October 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 5, 2015
New domestic violence shelter sought
The Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center in Dickinson is attempting to expand its facilities with a new shelter. Darianne Johnson and Rhonda Dukart represented the center at Monday’s Dickinson City Commission meeting at City Hall. They requested the city’s assistance with...
October 5, 2015 - 11:11pm
September 21, 2015
Proposed Dickinson city ordinance could expand liquor license ownership
Dickinson liquor store owners came to a city commission meeting Monday night at City Hall to speak both for and against a proposed ordinance that would allow individual people or corporations to hold ownership interests in up to five liquor licenses at a time, an expansion away from...
September 21, 2015 - 10:08pm
September 8, 2015
Commission approves first reading of 2016 budget
The Dickinson City Commission approved a first reading of the 2016 municipal budget, which features a balanced general fund budget of more than $17.2 million. Deputy City Administrator Doug Volesky said projections for general fund revenue included a $250,000 increase in general...
September 8, 2015 - 11:46pm
August 18, 2015
Dickinson arrests down 18 percent since 2013
Dickinson Police Department arrests at the midpoint of this year have decreased 18 percent since the same time in 2013, Chief Dustin Dassinger...
News/crime and courts
August 18, 2015 - 4:15pm
July 20, 2015
City Commission narrows panhandling ordinance
The proposed panhandling ordinance passed its first reading at the Dickinson City Commission meeting Monday night at City Hall. Interim city...
July 20, 2015 - 11:46pm
July 7, 2015
City declines to act on panhandling
The Dickinson City Commission refused to act on the first reading of a panhandling ordinance, citing concerns regarding enforcement and potential First Amendment speech suppression by the ordinance as written. Capt. David Wilkie of the Dickinson Police Department read a prepared...
July 7, 2015 - 9:15am
May 18, 2015
State Avenue railroad overpass project moves forward
The city received two bids for the construction of State Avenue railroad overpass project Monday evening during a Dickinson City Commission meeting. "It’s been several years now in the project development stage," City Engineer Craig Kubas said. He said the initial...
May 18, 2015 - 11:06pm