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UPDATE: Remains of 'construction worker' found in north Dickinson
Hawks, Flickertails and Wooly Mammoths, oh my! Committee members explain some UND nickname choices
Yeast & West: Formally trained chefs find kitchen homes in 3 Dickinson restaurants
Man arrested for terrorizing after 4-hour Grand Forks hotel standoff
Ducks in the Bakken: DU research project aims to shed light on impact of oil and gas development on duck production and density
crime and courts
nation and world
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
North Dakota rig count stays steady, down 1 this week
Landowners protest proposed Bakken pipeline in Iowa
Iowa investigators looking into prostitutes-for-pipeline claim
Public hearings on Dakota Access Pipeline set; Killdeer to host June 15
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Long-Steier plan June wedding
2015 Graduation Edition
Dickinson wins West Region tourney
DSU eliminated from World Series
Taking titles home: Dickinson Trinity track wins 4 titles at state track meet, takes top spots in 3 relays
Blackwell takes second in 300 hurdles
Justice denied to Stark County landowners
Heitkamp: The importance of service — in many ways
Veeder: After miles of backroads, understanding what we're all about
Our View: Congrats to Wilz, grads, Blue Hawks
Letter: Former Dickinson athletes are Division I stars in and out of sports
Mary Margaret Kannenberg
Margaret "Margie" Bandle
Edwin V. Wojahn
April 7, 2013
Dunn County's 1st female commissioner thankful
Being the first female commissioner in Dunn County is an important milestone that Donna Scott doesn't give much thought to, given the pressing...
news / oil
April 7, 2013 - 12:00am
April 21, 2012
Dunn County commissioner to speak at SD Bakken conference
Dunn County Commissioner Daryl Dukart will be speaking at the Black Hills Bakken Conference May 2 and 3, which will be held at the Spearfish Holiday Inn Convention Center in South Dakota, according to a press release. The two-day convention will feature seminars on South Dakota's...
local / news / north dakota / oil
April 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
Clean up or pack up: Request to Stark County Zoning Board to build natural gas facility tabled until old oil pit sites are reclaimed
A major oil player needs to "get his act together" before he can build a natural gas processing facility near Patterson Lake, said Jay Elkin,...
news / oil
March 4, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2011
Cramer mulling US House bid
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer says he's considering seeking the Republican endorsement to run for the U.S. House. Cramer said Thursday it's an even chance he will run. It would be Cramer's fourth bid for Congress. He lost to former Democratic...
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am
October 17, 2010
Golden Valley County seat up for grabs
Two people are competing to be the next District 3 Golden Valley County commissioner. Incumbent David Quale has been a commissioner for eight years. He is challenged by Paul Schmitz, who decided to run because he feels it is time for a change. "I think bringing in a new perspective...
October 17, 2010 - 12:00am
June 20, 2010
Letter: The ups and downs of oil
Those of us who serve in public office and have sat in traffic jams with 18-wheelers (or bigger) on oil patch roads in western north Dakota wonder if the mayor of Williston has reason to be as satisfied as he says he is. Mayor Koeser wrote a letter saying that everything was under...
letters / opinion
June 20, 2010 - 12:00am
April 13, 2010
The filing deadline for the spring election was 4 p.m. Friday. Here is who will be on the ballot June 8. Keep your eye on The Press.
local / news
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am
March 3, 2009
Ag commissioner seeking national post
BISMARCK -- Roger Johnson, North Dakota's agriculture commissioner since 1996, could be elected president of the National Farmers Union next week and if he is successful would resign his state post. Johnson said Tuesday morning that he was "recruited, strongly encouraged," to seek...
March 3, 2009 - 11:30pm
March 2, 2009
Johnson backs governor's state employee pay raise package
Agriculture Commissioner Roger Johnson told members of the Legislature that the pay raises and benefits contained in Gov. John Hoeven's budget are necessary to attract and retain qualified state employees.
March 2, 2009 - 3:24pm
February 18, 2009
Obama mentions N.D. in stimulus speech
BISMARCK (AP) -- Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer says he was encouraged to hear President Barack Obama mention North Dakota in his speech before signing a $787 billion stimulus plan Tuesday. Cramer and other state officials are waiting to see the details. "North Dakota has...
February 18, 2009 - 11:34pm
February 14, 2009
Census: Farms growing
The 2007 Census of Agriculture shows North Dakota farms are growing, but state agriculture officials don't agree. The census, released earlier this month, shows a 4 percent change from 2002 to 2007, in the number of farms. It went from 30,619 farms to 31,970 farms. State Agriculture...
February 14, 2009 - 12:00am
Hamm kicks off campaign for insurance commissioner
BISMARCK -- Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm told North Dakotans in October that he'd run for election this year. He made it official Wednesday, saying he wants a four-year term to continue and expand consumer health insurance and prescription drug programs. Gov. John Hoeven appointed...
February 14, 2008 - 12:00am