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Benefit being held for Dunn Center teen after reconstructive surgery
N.D. leaders shift toward willingness to spend Legacy Fund earnings for 2017-19 budget --EMDASH-- but which earnings?
Police explore link between Roger Maris museum theft, cases in other states
Pipeline protesters reject 'unlawful' label
Cass prosecutors charge SD man with rarely used HIV charge
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Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Live pregame show, blog: Charleston Southern at Bison football game
Everybody steps up for Titans football in season-opening win over Killdeer
Upon further review, Peterson decides not to play in preseason
SHIPLEY: Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tigers complete sweep of skidding Twins
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
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June 15, 2016
Incumbents Elkin and Kuntz, Franchuk win Stark County Commission primary
Voters put two Stark County commissioners on a path toward re-election during Tuesday's primary, while another commission primary race fell in favor of a county sheriff's deputy. Incumbents Pete Kuntz and Jay Elkin soundly defeated Clarence Tuhy and Leslie Ross in the District 1 and...
June 15, 2016 - 3:54pm
June 7, 2016
Letter: Letting the public know the facts about Tuhy
As you know, primary elections are coming up June 14 of this year. I’m sure you know Clarence Tuhy is running for Stark County commissioner. From the Mardi Gras at the end January, the loudmouth Clarence Tuhy was running around getting signatures to run for county commissioner when...
June 7, 2016 - 10:58pm
May 12, 2016
Stark County Commission debate ranges from wind farm to mental health
Five of the six candidates vying for three seats on the Stark County Commission met to discuss the region’s current status and options for...
May 12, 2016 - 10:10pm
January 3, 2015
Oestreich begins term as sheriff: Former police detective hopes to strengthen ties between law enforcement agencies
After two years away from the department, Terry Oestreich is back with the Stark County Sheriff’s Office — and this time, he’s in the top...
January 3, 2015 - 8:04pm
November 10, 2014
Stark County puts hiring freeze on sheriff's office until Oestreich starts
Adding salt to the wound of being voted out of office after 12 years as sheriff, Stark County commissioners Monday put a hiring freeze on the sheriff's office until Clarence Tuhy's term is up. Saying they wanted to allow for a smooth transition for when Sheriff-elect Terry Oestreich...
November 10, 2014 - 7:18pm
November 5, 2014
Oestreich unseats Tuhy to become Stark County sheriff
Stark County will have a new sheriff next year. Dickinson Police Detective Terry Oestreich overtook incumbent Sheriff Clarence Tuhy with 52.5 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s general election. Tuhy received 47 percent, well ahead of his primary takeaway of just 39 percent....
November 5, 2014 - 11:29am
November 1, 2014
Letter: Setting the record straight about Tuhy’s tenure as sheriff
Well, here we go again. The same old “broken record” is out for a spin. To which there seems to be no end. Round and round she goes. When she stops, no one knows. True, there has been quite a number of employees that have come and gone from the Stark County Sheriff’s Office...
November 1, 2014 - 9:01pm
October 18, 2014
Tuhy, Oestreich vie for Stark County Sheriff’s office
If next month’s election is anything like June’s primary, Stark County could have a new sheriff. Dickinson Police Detective Terry Oestreich received almost 61 percent of the vote against incumbent Clarence Tuhy’s 39 percent then, but Tuhy said the numbers don’t indicate whether...
October 18, 2014 - 10:20pm
September 16, 2014
Stark County sheriff asks for more help: Commissioners say Tuhy hasn’t shown need for more manpower
As Stark County commissioners finalize the 2015 budget, Sheriff Clarence Tuhy is asking for more help. In his department budget request, Tuhy asks for a total of roughly $2.5 million, the biggest change over last year being the addition of three more deputies and a lieutenant. That...
September 16, 2014 - 10:55pm
September 6, 2014
Sun power: Stark County invests in solar-powered speed signs
A partnership between the Stark County Sheriff’s Department and the Southwest Coalition of Safe Communities is working to decrease incidents...
September 6, 2014 - 12:19am
July 18, 2014
A trashy problem: Landowners report large pieces of garbage on land
Bruce Kouba has seen it all — bed springs, car parts and even toilets. The problem is, it’s in piles of trash on rural land where he lives. Stark...
July 18, 2014 - 11:53pm
July 1, 2014
Not enough officers to patrol roads, sheriff says
Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy, in what has become an ongoing plea for help, told the Stark County Commission on Tuesday that the need for...
July 1, 2014 - 10:41pm
June 21, 2014
Anonymous call sends deputies, bomb dogs to Dickinson airport
An anonymous call stating something would happen at Dickinson’s airport turned out to be a false alarm. The Stark County Sheriff’s Office sent deputies to the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport on Saturday after a caller said Friday “something was going to happen,”...
News/crime and courts
June 21, 2014 - 4:00pm
June 13, 2014
Lowest participation: Lack of interest behind low voter turnout in Stark Co.
Even compared to North Dakota’s record low voter turnout for the election on Tuesday, the number of Stark County voters who took to the polls...
June 13, 2014 - 11:37pm
May 28, 2014
Stark Co. Sheriff candidates start campaigns early
Both candidates for Stark County Sheriff are guaranteed to move on past next month’s primary elections, but neither current Sheriff Clarence Tuhy nor his opponent, Dickinson Police Det. Terry Oestreich, is treating the vote lightly. The two law enforcement veterans will face off...
May 28, 2014 - 10:49pm