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18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
Governor candidates disclose financial interests
Police Blotter: Craigslist-type scam affects Dickinson area
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
Hunting license change means less local business
Yoder, Midgets hope to savor experience at Saturday's state cross country meet
Dakota State matchup a tough test for Blue Hawks
9-man playoffs: Raiders set to face Honkers, record-setting QB Rodin
9-man playoffs: Holsteins 'peaking at the right time'
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
September 8, 2010
County drastically increases fee to cut weeds
Area landowners who have Stark County employees cut their weeds can look forward to a bill that's more than double last year's. Stark County...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 19, 2010
Area police force takes prize at state shooting competition
Stark County residents, consider yourselves warned: local law enforcement's aim is dead on. Area officers' scores are impressive, according...
August 19, 2010 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
No plea deal for sex offender
No plea agreement was reached for a Bismarck man charged with gross sexual imposition, during his pretrial conference at the Stark County Courthouse...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
June 3, 2010
Petrocomp permit approved
State health officials approved a permit for an oil waste facility in Bowman County, but voters will decide the site's fate on Tuesday after a special meeting Monday. Located about 14 miles south of Marmarth, the facility would serve as a compost disposal cell for a solid byproduct...
June 3, 2010 - 12:00am
May 23, 2010
Recalling country school
There are five country schools left in North Dakota but there are memories galore from retired teachers and former students. They shared these...
May 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 25, 2010
Dickinson lacks planner
Concerns loom over the future planning and zoning of Dickinson as the amount of proposed developments and construction taking place begins to exceed staff sizes, and on top of it all Dickinson lacks a city planner. "One of the things I do think that we have to do fairly soon, even...
April 25, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
X-ray machine finds new home
After gathering dust in the corner of the Stark County Courthouse for about seven years, a luggage X-ray machine will soon be hauled off. The...
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 6, 2010
County seeking snow removal assistance
Brent Pringle, Stark County emergency manager, is looking to get assistance for the cost of snow removal, he said at Monday's Stark County Commission...
January 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 2, 2010
Big storm means big bucks
The Dickinson and Stark County road crews put in a combined total of about 620 overtime hours after a holiday storm last week. At an average...
January 2, 2010 - 12:00am
December 16, 2009
Former Medora auditor under investigation
A former Medora city auditor allegedly paid herself about $10,000 out of city funds over a few years and officials are waiting to see whether or not the Billings County state's attorney will file charges. "We're just frustrated not knowing what's going on," said Mike Oehler, City...
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 13, 2009
Press Editorial: A challenge for 2010
Our challenge to you: Attend one city or county meeting in 2010. Many of you got your Stark County property tax bill in the mail Saturday and many others will get them Monday as the auditor's office sent them to the post office Friday. If you open that envelope and begin to complain...
December 13, 2009 - 12:00am
October 22, 2009
Balloon boy goes bust
Television looks like a powerful medium, but it is easily hijacked by bright, shiny hoax. That's why the apparent balloon boy hoax worked like a charm until the balloon boy, the appropriately named 6-year-old Falcon Heene, gave it away. For more than two hours cable television news...
October 22, 2009 - 12:00am
October 11, 2009
Press Editorial: Raises for all a bad call
Stark County commissioners approved the budget last week, which is never an easy task. It's tough to keep a number of departments running without taking the easy way out and bumping up funds for each. The county's 2009 budget is $12.3 million and commissioners set the 2010 budget...
October 11, 2009 - 12:00am
September 17, 2009
Day care dilemma
Changes are being made in the number of children day cares can take and day care owners and Dickinson officials have some questions. Those...
September 17, 2009 - 12:00am
Woman pleads not guilty to abuse, neglect of teen
MANNING -- Paula Johnson, a Killdeer woman charged in connection to the sexual abuse of her 14-year-old daughter, pleaded not guilty at a hearing...
September 17, 2009 - 12:00am