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Elderly man given probation sentence in rural shooting
Trump's election results stance deepens Republican Party rifts
Pipeline camp disputes film crew's claims
Heckaman critical of Sanford for declining lieutenant governor debate
Hoeven pushes Corps to issue Dakota Access easement
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
UND athletes breathing sigh of relief after Kennedy's decision
Indians blank Blue Jays to book trip to World Series
Big Sky Conference names UND guard Quinton Hooker preseason MVP
Fox Sports apologizes for putting Bradford head on Bridgewater body in graphic
The story behind the UND hockey masks
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
Letter: An inconvenient truth for ND Democrats
Letter: Fridrich has skills needed for City Commission
Benson: Dualism nothing new to this world
Allan Milton Wallman
Delia "Dee" Hammel
Mary Ellen Carey
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 30, 2015
Leier: History of paddlefishing in North Dakota
One of my first work details after I became a game warden in 1996 was as part of a detail during the paddlefish snagging season. And since then...
April 30, 2015 - 12:18am
April 22, 2015
Leier: Beginning fishing season early
My first open-water cast of the 2015 fishing season came before spring turkey season, and even before Easter. While the first fish of the year...
April 22, 2015 - 11:24pm
April 16, 2015
Leier: Whooping canes trying to make rebound
The spring snow goose season opened in mid-February and honestly leading up to it the open winter and unseasonably warm weather had hunters and...
April 16, 2015 - 12:17am
April 8, 2015
Leier: Upping North Dakota hunter success rates
One of the primary benchmarks that North Dakota Game and Fish Department biologists use to assess deer populations and hunter satisfaction is...
April 8, 2015 - 11:29pm
April 1, 2015
Leier: ND supports youth wildlife programs
My interest in fishing and hunting began long before specific opportunities we’re designed to encourage young hunters and anglers. The 1980s...
April 1, 2015 - 11:09pm
Powers: Vikings option remain open as draft nears
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Get ready for the annual spring ritual of cheap beer, face-painting and calling in sick. The NFL draft is just a month...
April 1, 2015 - 11:32am
March 19, 2015
Leier: Hunters share big game news with each other
While it’s a long way from the nearest big game hunting season, the last month or so has had its fair share of North Dakota big game hunting...
March 19, 2015 - 12:58am
March 15, 2015
Not slowing down: Region 7 poised to continue strong tradition
Many coaches said throughout the course of the boys basketball season this was the most balanced Region 7 has been in years.
March 15, 2015 - 12:55am
March 6, 2015
Baumgarten: Love machine in my pocket
Don’t you just love getting new toys? Something new to play with and to help you get into trouble? Maybe something to make your dating life a little more interesting? Last week I upgrade from an iPhone 4s to an iPhone 5s. It may seem like the only difference is a number, but I...
March 6, 2015 - 11:29pm
March 5, 2015
Hunting license renewal in North Dakota
A couple of decades ago March was typically sort of a down time for outdoor activity in North Dakota, but that’s no longer the case.
March 5, 2015 - 1:26am
February 28, 2015
Baumgarten: ‘Fool me twice’ attitude bad for city planning
When I first came to The Dickinson Press as a reporter, one of the beats I covered was the Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission. On the third Wednesday of each month, I would wake up at 6:30 a.m., grab a cup or two of really strong coffee, and head to City Hall, hoping to make...
February 28, 2015 - 12:21am
February 20, 2015
Baumgarten: Save judgement until facts are known
Social media can be a cruel, fickle frenemy (that's the word for someone that is both friend and enemy, but I'm not going to talk about that concept). Part of my job includes scouring Facebook, Twitter and media outlets for news tips. In that sense, Facebook makes for a good tipster...
February 20, 2015 - 6:34pm
February 19, 2015
Leier: Possible record-high ice fishing activity in ND
Most of my life I’ve been curious and inquisitive on how different factors influence what we do, where we go and how we spend our time and...
February 19, 2015 - 12:46am
February 16, 2015
Traditions surrounding Pancake Tuesday
Aren’t pancakes just about the perfect food? They’re made of, like, eggs and milk and, uh, and pancakey stuff. They get fried up in butter. Hold it. Don’t say you are one of those people who thinks Pam spray is a proper griddle greaser. Pam is the name of my buddy, not my...
February 16, 2015 - 11:10pm
February 13, 2015
Baumgarten: Everyone thinks they are right
Who is right when both sides say the other is wrong? It’s a question that popped into my head multiple times this week, especially with the battle over the Keystone XL pipeline and Common Core. After all, both sides of the two hot-button issues think they are absolutely right,...
February 13, 2015 - 11:57pm