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Obama heralds first Memorial Day without ground war in 14 years
Rugby man, 23, dies in rollover
AG’s office seeks attorneys for NDUS
Ag businesses fail to fill jobs
Upper Midwest exports pinched by the strong dollar
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil prices gain as firm demand outweighs dollar strength
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
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Patrick Hope: U Canton touch this
Jackie Hope: Spring cleaning: One project inevitably leads to another
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Bice’s horse big hero at DHS rodeo
Midgets ready for West Region
Friske competing in best season yet
The hope of Heart River: Mattson makes final attempt for second Class B state title
Omdahl: Reducing America’s dependent population
Zaleski: More ‘wildflowers, grasses of North Dakota’
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
Robert C. Powell
Andrew "Andy" Kostenko
Frances Bertha Link Johnson
Henry "Hank" Gussiaas
Mary Margaret Kannenberg
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 was covered in a layer of soot, and of course, with no electricity, I couldn’t really assess the damage,” she said. “All...
lifestyles / features
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 often does the Dickinson woman need it, that a frequent item on her supply list is the 2,500 pounds of grain she buys directly from a farmer. That's...
news / local
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
July 20, 2014
Fulfilling a North Dakota dream: Longtime Texas history teacher moves ‘home’ to Dickinson
Dickinson may not smell as great as it once did. In years past, Brian Belden said, before intense urban and oil-industry growth, there was a strong country air that smelled like freshly mowed hay and grain. Belden laments that many historic buildings have been razed, but said he...
lifestyles / features
July 20, 2014 - 12:00am
‘Heavenly Babies’ program helps families grieve, remember
Jane Davis has spent most of her 30-year nursing career on the labor and delivery floor at CHI St. Joseph’s Health in Dickinson. Well-known as an experienced and caring nurse, Davis estimates she has attended at least 2,000 births. However, she is also known to a number of families...
lifestyles / features
July 20, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2014
Downtown Dickinson art classes aimed at adults
A former Dickinson elementary school art teacher is partnering with a local art shop to organize a series of weekly summer art classes for all skill levels. Celebrations ‘n’ Crafts first contacted Rebecca Miller, who said she has had requests “for years now” from people...
July 18, 2014 - 6:52pm
July 16, 2014
Partying at the picnic
Press Photo by Dustin Monke Edwin Hecker takes a break from playing his accordion to speak to Park Avenue Villa resident Wanda Bonicelli on Wednesday afternoon during the Park Avenue and St. Luke’s Nursing Home family picnic in Dickinson.
lifestyles / generations
July 16, 2014 - 8:29pm
February 17, 2014
‘A growing community’: South Heart stomachs growth, looks forward to more
SOUTH HEART — In South Heart, on the southern edge of the booming Bakken Oil Patch in western North Dakota, things have recently began to settle down a little. Whether that’s a good or bad thing probably depends on who is opining. “Things have leveled off a little bit here,”...
February 17, 2014 - 11:12am
October 29, 2013
Wilkinson hired as Dacotah Bank's market retail supervisor
Stacy Wilkinson has been hired as the new market retail supervisor at Dacotah Bank in Dickinson, according to market President Jeff Moore. Wilkinson's primary responsibilities are to supervise the retail banking functions of personal and consumer lending, new accounts and teller...
October 29, 2013 - 12:00am
October 21, 2013
Sidewalk Thoughts: Stupid Smartphones - Siri-ously
I have been doing some more research on the iPhone. I found out that the phone is so smart because there is this woman that lives inside the phone and she is an amazing personal assistant. Her name is Siri. Siri actually stands for Speech Interpretation and Recognition Interface....
October 21, 2013 - 5:32pm
Patrick Hope: Nancy Drew mystery a cheap, effective title
This week we have an actual, live request for a game to discuss, and it's not something you'd expect either. As an added bonus, it happens to be in a genre that I haven't even touched on, so new ground all around. So what is this game? It's a point-and-click PC adventure from the...
October 21, 2013 - 5:27pm
Jackie Hope: Another 'Tuesday Afternoon'
Where were you in '72, or '82, '92, or even 2002? Well here's a factoid that'll knock your socks off and that'll make baby boomers feel older than dirt. Dig this: the progressive rock group, the Moody Blues, has been performing together for nearly 50 years. The original band members...
October 21, 2013 - 5:26pm
Better know your leaders: Dickinson Mayor Dennis Johnson
Name: Dennis W. Johnson Hometown: Tioga Position with the city: Mayor For how long: 13 years 4 months When did you move to Dickinson? April 1974 What are some of the changes you've witnessed since being elected? The '80s and the '90s were, economically, a difficult time for...
local / news
October 21, 2013 - 5:24pm