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House Republicans in chaos as favorite Kevin McCarthy quits speaker race
Man claiming he was attacked near UND fraternity started the fight, police say
Profit-taking, advancing U.S. harvests snap rallies
France train attack hero Spencer Stone stabbed in California, Air Force says
Shot South Dakota principal talks about his recovery
crime and courts
nation and world
Ashford: Why lifting oil export ban can help U.S. foreign policy
White House issues veto threat for House oil export bill
Oilfield cannibals: To save cash, U.S. drillers strip idle rigs
Banks clip Oasis Petroleum's credit line after oil price rout
Oil executive says U.S. oil output on brink of ‘dramatic’ decline
Pumpkins in the Patch and lots of family fun
Benson: Mel Blanc’s comedy and tragedy
Baking a cake is a lot harder than you think
Kids growing pumpkins: St. Joseph's Youth Group sponsors Pumpkin Patch
Fall Gala: Games, auctions, food and fun
Hakstol kicks off new job in NHL; says he will be ‘Sioux’ for life
A double threat: Dylan Skabo showing dedication to Dickinson State football, baseball teams
Dickinson State, region to be represented well on Badlands Circuit
DHS junior Yoder ranked 8th in cross country poll
Little movement in Class A, 9-man football polls
Pitts: Clearing up Theodore Roosevelt library misconceptions
Letter: Don’t be fooled by the ‘highway to hell’
Letter: Pope, church shouldn’t have been viewed through political lens
Letter: Politicians don’t need to tell us what’s best for family
Other Views: North Dakota governor’s house more than residence
Donna Faye Baertsch
Jhett Jerome Lippert
James E. Lemler
September 6, 2012
Dickinson police visit Gingerbread House
Police officer Steve Mattson visits with the children of Gingerbread House day care Wednesday morning. He was invited by director Misty Blackburn...
September 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 18, 2012
Lack of day care a western North Dakota workforce issue
Southwest North Dakota has a lot on its plate as the fall elections near.
News / oil
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
5 western ND communities, including Killdeer, awarded day care grants
BISMARCK -- State officials awarded $625,000 in grants Thursday to help five western North Dakota communities address their child care shortage. The Board of University and School Lands approved $125,000 each for Killdeer, Watford City, Williston, Ray and Crosby to increase child...
News / oil
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Lakota speakers looking to start language-immersion day care
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.
News / North Dakota
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 17, 2012
Day care options reduced as Killdeer's center closes
Killdeer lost its largest licensed child care center June 1 when Patty Gerriets' day care closed. Dodge resident Sarah Duttenhefner's two children, ages 4 and 8, attended Gerriets' day care until this month. Duttenhefner said parents received notice in February that the day care...
June 17, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Modular units could ease Oil Patch day care crunch
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple asked state officials Thursday to consider an idea that he hopes will help address the child care crunch in western North Dakota's Oil Patch. Dalrymple proposed a pilot program that would provide energy impact grants to cities to help buy modular child...
News / oil
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Dickinson's West River Community Center sees membership spike
Dickinson's West River Community Center is seeing more activity, facility operators said Tuesday, adding that they issued nearly 1,500 memberships...
News / oil
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 20, 2012
Oil Patch day care in short supply
Editor's note: This is the first story in a two-part series looking at the child care shortage in northwestern North Dakota. WILLISTON -- Judy...
local / News / oil
January 20, 2012 - 12:00am
February 6, 2011
Area deals with day care shortage
Available licensed child care is becoming a hot commodity these days amid a population influx and many agencies are reporting shortages. "We have a child care shortage across the state, but it's particularly significant in oil country where we have young people moving in and the...
February 6, 2011 - 12:00am