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Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
Sweden asks the U.S. to explain Trump comment
Florida middle schooler threw block at Trump motorcade, sheriff says
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Suicide bomb in market in Somalia capital kills 39
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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Blue Hawk wrestling sends five to nationals
DSU men’s track wins the NSAA; women finish second
Midgets fall on the road to Jamestown
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
November 25, 2016
House of Manna offers help to people who are in need of goods
Within an hour of being open to the public on Monday, 79 people walked through the doors at House of Manna to collect things from clothing, furniture,...
November 25, 2016 - 10:29pm
November 24, 2016
Downtown Dickinson will host Plaid Friday and Small Business Saturday this weekend
Downtown Dickinson is gearing up for a busy weekend as local store owners celebrate the city's first Plaid Friday followed by Small Business...
November 24, 2016 - 8:32pm
November 10, 2016
Downtown Dickinson will sparkle early this year
Downtown Dickinson will glow Friday night as more than 20 local businesses light up their storefront windows as part of a community light festival...
November 10, 2016 - 6:47pm
April 8, 2016
Police Blotter: More than $1,600 worth of items stolen from Hertz Equipment
A Hertz Equipment employee reported theft of items with an estimated cost of $1,600. Items reported stolen included a torch, an oxygen tank,...
News/crime and courts
April 8, 2016 - 11:17pm
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
January 2, 2016
Putting away the razor: Local barber retires after 45 years of serving Dickinson
If the new year is a time for new beginnings, then barber Johnney Elsbernd has timed his retirement just right. Johnney cut his final locks of...
January 2, 2016 - 10:18pm
January 1, 2016
Local daycare comes together to help give others a Christmas
The giving spirit of Christmas can pervade anywhere. In Shauna Pengelley’s case, that even includes a daycare center. Pengelley runs Tot’s...
January 1, 2016 - 10:35pm
October 10, 2015
Volunteers pack meals to feed starving children around the world
KILLDEER -- As he scanned the assembly lines of volunteers loading and sealing bags of foodstuffs from above in the High Plains Cultural Center,...
October 10, 2015 - 11:40pm
July 31, 2015
Bike Patrol allows DPD to interact with community
As Sgt. Detective Kylan Klauzer of the Dickinson Police Department surveyed the jam-packed crowd at the Alive @ 5 FireHouse concert on Thursday,...
July 31, 2015 - 10:59pm
July 28, 2015
Bandshell concerts moved to today
The concert by The Queen City Band has been rescheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday at Phil Patterson Memorial Bandshell at Youngs Park. The free community concert features concessions with tacos in a bag and grilled burgers and hot dogs for sale by The Relay for Life team. Youngs Park...
July 28, 2015 - 11:37pm
February 12, 2015
Book drive underway: Public invited to donate books for Trinity students
Trinity High School librarian Rachel Ebach peered into the THS library with a flashlight after the March 3 fire that left the building unusable. “Everything...
February 12, 2015 - 2:25pm
July 28, 2014
Hull: What will your legacy be?
I was going to write on an entirely different subject until I saw the Survey posted on the front page of The Press recently. The questions and answers posted were quite illuminating and inspired me to share some insights, which I have learned just recently. I don’t profess to have...
July 28, 2014 - 11:18am
July 26, 2014
A slice of Warm bread: Dickinson woman becomes known for her homemade breads
DICKINSON -- Bonnie Warm, who years ago left a health-club career to stay home and raise children, often needs bread. Really often. So...
July 26, 2014 - 8:41pm
July 22, 2014
Outdoor movie night at BAC canceled
Outdoor Family Movie Night at the Biesiot Activities Center, scheduled for today, has been canceled because of equipment problems. Ben Shroyer, events and conference coordinator for the BAC, said the showing of “Free Birds” will be rescheduled within 30 days.
July 22, 2014 - 11:58am
July 21, 2014
Hull: What makes a community?
What would happen if you turned and stopped, looked into the person’s face and waited for an answer to your question? Unfortunately, they never stopped walking either as they politely responded. Hey, I am just as guilty of this behavior as everyone else, but my need for community...
July 21, 2014 - 11:26pm