Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
Martin R. Harnisch
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
October 25, 2013
Providing calm after the storm
Those wishing to donate to causes benefiting ranchers affected by an October blizzard already have charities set up in South Dakota, but soon they could see a benefit for North Dakota ranchers. At a forum hosted by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., in Hettinger on Tuesday, Julie Ellingson,...
October 25, 2013 - 12:00am
September 20, 2013
Beef Talk: Fall, a window of opportunity for thin cows
Plan ahead, because now is the time to think about those thin cows, not next winter prior to calving. In a broad sense, a moderately milking...
September 20, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Not all DSU ag majors are geared to 'cows and plows'
The idea that agriculture majors at Dickinson State University will lead students back to farms and ranches isn't right, said Chip Poland, chair of DSU's Department of Agriculture and Technical Studies. Poland said only the integrated ranch management and integrated farm management...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 9, 2013
Farmers, ranchers welcome: Cattlemen's Supply LLC opens in downtown Dickinson
Dickinson-area farmers and ranchers have a new place to get supplies to take care of their cattle, horses and even pick up a treat for their...
April 9, 2013 - 12:00am
March 26, 2013
ND farmer reports nearly 20 percent of cows birthing twins
SHARON, N.D. -- Chris Johnson is accustomed to seeing double at this time of year. His family's beef cattle operation near Sharon is dealing with another spate of twin calves this spring.
March 26, 2013 - 9:05am
March 21, 2013
Rancher, authorities puzzled by severed calf's head on post
Motorists traveling on a rural road just north of Dickinson on Wednesday encountered a disturbing and, so far, unexplained scene. The apparently...
March 21, 2013 - 12:00am
December 8, 2012
Oil development vs. livestock: Reports of cows losing tails raises concerns, sparks investigations
WILLISTON -- Jacki Schilke likes to say her black angus cattle live in harmony with the cats and dogs on her rural Williston ranch. But recently...
December 8, 2012 - 12:00am
November 12, 2012
Semitrailer crash in North Dakota kills 21 steers
DAWSON, N.D. (AP) -- Twenty-one steers were killed when a semitrailer bound from Canada to South Dakota crashed during a freezing rain storm in North Dakota. The Highway Patrol says the semi rolled on its side in a ditch Friday afternoon off an icy highway near the south central...
November 12, 2012 - 1:06pm
July 6, 2012
Consumers asked to pay more for milk to save farms
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- Consumers will pay a little more for coffee and chocolate to ensure the farmers who produce those foods get a fair wage, so why not ask them to pay more for milk? That is the notion behind a program designed to raise money for struggling New England dairy...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
Estray farm animals rare in Stark County
North Dakota has a policy for dealing with lost and abandoned animals, but officials said the number of cases is low. "There has been some around, but the ones we find we usually find owners for," Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy said. This year four mares, four mules and one...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
July 29, 2011
Assumption Abbey in Richardton to sell historic cattle
RICHARDTON -- As Brother Placid Gross walks the grounds surrounding the historic Assumption Abbey, he knows that one of the long-time traditions...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am
January 22, 2011
Bovine beauties win award
Rollie and Tama Baumgarten of Belfield won the "Super Bowl" of livestock shows. They took the Grand Champion Pen Hereford Heifers Award at this...
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
November 20, 2010
Beef calves seek new home
This year's calf market is about $100 a head higher than last year. "A month ago it was about $150 a head higher, which is considerably better...
November 20, 2010 - 12:00am
September 1, 2010
Judge says seizure of ND rancher's cattle improper
BISMARCK (AP) -- A judge has ruled that a McLean County rancher's cattle should not have been seized by law officers. The Sheriff's Department seized 258 cows, calves and bulls from Layton Reynolds of Douglas on Friday. State's Attorney Ladd Erickson said in an affidavit that the...
September 1, 2010 - 10:00am
March 20, 2010
A new crop of calves
With spring comes calving season, and while some producers haven't started yet, others say it's been going well compared to last year. Only...
March 20, 2010 - 12:00am