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Press Pass: ND legislators prepare for special session, Harvest is nearly here, Roughrider Commission says goodbye to arena
Roughrider Commission says one last goodbye to old rodeo arena
2 men arrested for drug delivery near school
Dickinson police respond to Friday morning stabbing
Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Veeder: Mist lifts off the doubt first-time mom feels
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Streb shares lead at PGA with Walker
Roughriders’ summer ends with loss to West Fargo
Mauer’s walk-off walk in 12th gives Twins victory
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Valley City finally gets the best of Wahpeton, wins 7-3
Sparano dives into low-down work of shaping up Vikings blockers
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
good bad and ugly
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
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
February 10, 2013
Dickinson State mulls forming new athletic conference with former DAC schools
After less than one school year in the Frontier Conference, Dickinson State officials are mulling a move that would send its athletic programs to a proposed league consisting primarily of its former Dakota Athletic Conference rivals. Kurt Patberg, a consultant representing five schools,...
February 10, 2013 - 12:41am
April 2, 2012
DSU opens spring season at Heart River
An early spring is helping the Dickinson State golf team prepare for the continuation of this season, as well as next year. The Blue Hawks kick off the spring season Thursday with the two-day DSU Invitational at Heart River Golf Course. Tee times begin at noon. "Obviously with a...
April 2, 2012 - 11:02pm
February 18, 2012
Jessen to be honored tonight
Lavern Jessen has been associated with small college athletics in North Dakota for more than six decades. The relationship began in 1949 when he was a freshman at Minot State and will end this spring when the Dakota Athletic Conference dissolves. Jessen, the only commissioner of...
February 18, 2012 - 1:12am
Zent named DAC MVP
Jamestown College junior volleyball player Katie Zent capped an outstanding season by being named the final recipiant of the Dakota Athletic Conference Most Valuable Player award. Zent is a 2008 Richardton-Taylor High School graduate. She was joined on the all-DAC team by three...
November 18, 2011 - 12:00am
October 24, 2011
Maher named DAC defensive player of the week
Valley City State senior Jordan Maher, a Bowman County High School graduate, was named Dakota Athletic Conference defensive football player of the week Monday after another strong performance in a the No. 16-ranked Vikings 28-9 victory over rival Jamestown College. Maher had 10 total...
October 24, 2011 - 11:28pm
October 10, 2011
Jordan Maher, Katie Zent earn DAC weekly honors
Two area natives were awarded Dakota Athletic Conference weekly honors Monday. Jordan Maher, a Bowman native and defensive lineman for Valley City State, was named the DAC's defensive player of the week after logging eight total tackles, including a sack and two tackles for a loss,...
October 10, 2011 - 4:38pm
October 3, 2011
2 DSU football players earn DAC honors
Dickinson State junior quarterback Dave Velasquez and junior receiver Tanner Leak earned Dakota Athletic Conference weekly honors on Monday. Velasquez was named the DAC's offensive player of the week after throwing for career bests of 247 yards and three touchdowns in a 47-14 win...
October 3, 2011 - 4:12pm
August 24, 2011
End of an era
FARGO -- Gas cost 17 cents per gallon, the first Polaroid camera sold for $89.95 and the National Basketball Association was formed. The year...
August 24, 2011 - 12:40am
Great accomplishments of Dakota Athletic Conference schools
Below is a glimpse of the top teams the Dakota Athletic Conference has produced in recent history. The league will likely disappear in name after this season. 2011 The Valley City State women's basketball team won a program-record 23 games and advanced to the NAIA Division II tournament...
August 24, 2011 - 12:40am
June 22, 2011
Valley City State wins DAC Scholars Award
Valley City State is the recipient of the 2010-11 Dakota Athletic Conference Scholars Award. The award is presented annually to the school with the highest percentage of athletes honored as DAC scholar-athletes. Forty-three percent of Viking athletes were honored for their academic...
June 22, 2011 - 11:10pm
May 30, 2011
Blue Hawks win third straight DAC Commissioner's Cup
Dickinson State has won its third consecutive Dakota Athletic Conference Commissioner's Cup. The Blue Hawks have taken home the cup five of the past six years. The award goes to the DAC institution with the best overall record in conference competition. Points are tallied based...
May 30, 2011 - 9:24pm
May 2, 2011
Ewalt edges Williams in decathlon
Dickinson State freshman John Paul Williams may have set himself up to qualify for the NAIA national championships in the decathlon after a second-place...
May 2, 2011 - 11:24pm
Comets beat Blue Hawks for regular-season DAC baseball title
MAYVILLE -- Joe Ferriera got the best of Dickinson State for the second straight game -- and this time, the Mayville State sopho-more helped his team win the Dakota Athletic Conference regu-lar-season baseball title. Two days after hitting a go-ahead two-run double to beat the Blue...
May 2, 2011 - 4:42pm
April 25, 2011
2 DSU pitchers earn DAC honors
Two Dickinson State pitchers earned Dakota Athletic Conference weekly honors on Monday. Senior Sara Jane Webster was named DAC softball pitcher of the week after striking out 12 and walking two in a no-hitter that helped the Blue Hawks beat Dakota State 2-0 on Saturday in Rapid City,...
April 25, 2011 - 3:14pm
April 7, 2011
DSU baseball games moved to Valley City
The Dickinson State baseball games against Valley City State this weekend have been moved from Dickinson to Valley City. The Blue Hawks (12-7, 4-0 Dakota Athletic Conference) will visit the Vikings (11-8, 4-0 DAC) for doubleheaders beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Southside...
April 7, 2011 - 5:16pm