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Mississippi tornado kills 4, traps others
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
Technology tracked and disabled suspect vehicle in deadly shooting
Minot man charged, accused of biting co-worker's ear off
Trump, in Oval Office, signs first order on Obamacare
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Youth carries Midgets wrestling to victory
Slow second half dooms Midgets against Bravettes
Moody scores 40, Dickinson defense shuts down Turtle Mountain
Scoreboard of January 20, 2017
Blue Hawks take another close one over Valley City
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
Living Faith: Marriage, family as 'last battle' playing out
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Thomas F. Murtha
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
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
March 7, 2016
Landfill sees slight ease of refuse rates in 2015, Commission approves ordinance to allow for commercial use of downtown sidewalks
Local levels of garbage production have fallen since last year, but not by much. Aaron Praus, solid waste manager for the city of Dickinson, delivered an annual waste report for 2015 on behalf of the city’s public works department at the Dickinson City Commission meeting Monday...
March 7, 2016 - 10:42pm
February 26, 2016
Viola to lead Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce
The Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce has a new face. Cheryl Viola, the event coordinator at the chamber for a little more than a year, became...
February 26, 2016 - 7:38pm
February 25, 2016
Oil impact grants suspended for city of Dickinson, domestic violence center
At least two major Dickinson projects will be negatively impacted by an overextension of the North Dakota Oil and Gas Impact Grant Fund program. As a result of steeply decreased oil revenues in the state budget, a $4 million grant to the city of Dickinson and a $750,000 proposed financial...
February 25, 2016 - 8:35pm
February 23, 2016
New brine remediation method could make salt ‘grow’ from soil at spill sites
A new approach to brine spill remediation could help landowners pull damaging salts directly from the soil. Aaron Daigh, an assistant professor...
February 23, 2016 - 10:21pm
February 21, 2016
Greene Drug says goodbye: Pharmacy to close after more than a century in business as owner retires
A pillar of downtown Dickinson will close next month after more than a century of doing business. Dwight Mundy, owner and pharmacist of Greene...
February 21, 2016 - 1:47am
February 18, 2016
Kum & Go has new owners and a new name, Gas station purchased by Legacy 7 group
The Kum & Go gas station and convenience store at the corner of 10th Avenue East and Villard Street in Dickinson has officially came and...
February 18, 2016 - 6:46pm
February 16, 2016
City funds $38 million for engineering projects in budget reforecast
The city of Dickinson is moving forward with $38 million in funded capital improvement projects following a reforecast of this year’s budget. City Engineer Craig Kubas presented the budget information and project updates Monday night at the regular meeting of the City Commission...
February 16, 2016 - 10:15pm
February 13, 2016
Hawks Point may go up for sheriff’s sale
The Hawks Point retirement community in Dickinson could go up for sheriff’s sale in the near future. An order signed Friday in Southwest District Court granted foreclosure on four commercial real estate mortgages, including debts owed on the retirement community on the Dickinson...
February 13, 2016 - 9:21pm
February 4, 2016
A place by the lake: Task force driven by veterans’ groups hopes to establish a new community space on Patterson Lake
Patterson Lake could have a new waterside attraction in store for its future. An early effort being driven by a task force, including a coalition...
February 4, 2016 - 7:44pm
February 1, 2016
Local charities look to Giving Hearts Day next week, 24-hour virtual fundraising drive scheduled for Feb. 11
Several local charities hope to make the most of an online drive servicing charities in North Dakota and western Minnesota on Feb. 11. Representatives from Dickinson-area nonprofits came to the City Commission meeting Monday to make a presentation seeking the support of the city and...
February 1, 2016 - 9:45pm
Ozbun to serve as interim executive director of Hawks Point
Jim Ozbun isn’t finished providing leadership on the Dickinson State University campus. Fresh off the heels of his interim DSU presidency,...
February 1, 2016 - 7:30pm
January 30, 2016
New addition, new year at the Dickinson Rural Fire Department, A $1.2M extension of the department’s north hall will house trucks and dive gear
The Dickinson Rural Fire Department is starting the New Year with a recently expanded fire hall. A $1.2 million addition to the department’s...
January 30, 2016 - 9:23pm