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ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
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
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
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
City considers traffic signals at nine intersections
A new stop sign at 21st Street West and State Avenue was just the start of numerous intersection improvements planned for Dickinson. City Engineer...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 4, 2015
Dickinson puts tougher rules in place for taxicab companies
After several meetings between Dickinson city officials and taxicab employees, revisions to the city’s public transportation ordinance were...
May 4, 2015 - 10:50pm
March 2, 2015
Commission approves funding for Exit 56 bypass
The Dickinson City Commission approved funding Monday evening for the construction of a bypass that will connect Interstate 94 to Highway 22 west of the city. Commission President Dennis Johnson and commissioners agreed to spend $5 million on the Exit 56 expansion project. “With...
March 2, 2015 - 10:34pm
January 19, 2015
City to consider affordable housing proposal
Dickinson City Commission members will consider a proposed letter of support at its Tuesday meeting to help bring a new low-income housing development to Dickinson. Northern Place, a project from Missoula, Mont.-based Housing Solutions LLC, would be a 36-unit affordable housing...
January 19, 2015 - 9:57pm
January 5, 2015
Roundabout possible for east Dickinson
It’s been just over a month since five all-way stop signs were installed at some of Dickinson’s most-deserving intersections, but the city’s engineering department is already eyeing potential further improvements. The intersection at 10th Avenue East and 21st Street...
January 5, 2015 - 10:59pm
December 15, 2014
Library announces new hours
The Dickinson Area Public Library will implement new hours starting in 2015. Library director Rita Ennen went before the Dickinson City Commission on Monday to explain her decision to cut Sundays and some evening hours from the schedule, saying staffing at certain hours wasn’t...
December 15, 2014 - 11:09pm
Expansion plan raises concerns
As plans for the 6,100-acre plot west of Dickinson continue to take shape, local business leaders are concerned new industries and developers...
December 15, 2014 - 10:13pm
December 1, 2014
City amends future land use map: Stark County fairgrounds get go-ahead for rezoning
A proposed Stark County fairgrounds can now move forward in its plans after the Dickinson City Commission approved an amendment to the city’s future land use map. In a unanimous vote Monday night, the commission passed an ordinance amending the future land use designation...
December 1, 2014 - 10:20pm
November 3, 2014
Decision over city prosecutor tabled
The city of Dickinson could switch to a new law firm for its municipal prosecutor, but the choice could come down to cost. A decision over two bids from local law firms Mackoff Kellogg and current municipal prosecutor services provider Ebeltoft Sickler was tabled at a City...
November 3, 2014 - 10:33pm
October 20, 2014
Koch Meadow Hills delayed: City, developer fail to reach agreement, but subdivision could be annexed 'fairly shortly'
An unfinished development agreement with the city has once again delayed the Koch Meadow Hills Fifth Addition, but the sprawling subdivision in northwest Dickinson could be annexed into the city "fairly shortly," officials say. At Monday’s meeting of the Dickinson City Commission,...
October 20, 2014 - 10:57pm
October 6, 2014
2015 budget will add to city's 'human infrastructure'
More than a dozen new city employees are included in Dickinson's 2015 budget. But even that might not be enough to serve the expanding population, which officials say could be edging toward 50,000. The full budget, formally approved Monday night by the City Commission, comes...
October 6, 2014 - 10:02pm
August 18, 2014
Commission approves extended boundaries, emergency repair funds
Dickinson could be expanding again, if the City Commission approves a resolution to expand the city’s extra-territorial zone. City Administrator Shawn Kessel presented a map before the commission Monday showing proposed ETZ boundaries to the west and northwest of the...
August 18, 2014 - 10:38pm
July 21, 2014
40th Street special assessment district passes
The city and 40th Street landowners finally overcame an impasse regarding infrastructure improvements along the undeveloped road after months...
July 21, 2014 - 11:16pm
Temporary water restrictions in place after weekend ban
Dickinson’s emergency outdoor water ban is over, but temporary restrictions will remain in place indefinitely to conserve the city’s vulnerable...
July 21, 2014 - 10:51pm