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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
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
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
November 20, 2015
Jackson begins as Dickinson mayor
Newly appointed Dickinson Mayor and City Commission President Gene Jackson describes himself as a consensus-seeker. While he acknowledges...
November 20, 2015 - 10:48pm
October 31, 2015
Johnson reflects on 15 years as Dickinson mayor
Dennis Johnson, Dickinson’s longest-sitting mayor, officially left office Saturday after a 15-year tenure that included a spree of expansion...
October 31, 2015 - 10:00pm
October 12, 2015
Letter: Dream completed, time to move on
Being born, raised and educated in the city of Dickinson and returning in 1995, I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the caring, loving and God-fearing citizens of this community. Thanks to the oil boom, federal-, state- and city-funded projects and outstanding investors,...
October 12, 2015 - 6:21pm
October 6, 2015
Dickinson mayor Dennis Johnson resigning at end of October
Dickinson's mayor of more than 15 years said he is resigning at the end of the month.
October 6, 2015 - 10:11am
Our View: End of an era in Dickinson as Johnson steps down
Like most, we were caught off guard by Dennis Johnson’s resignation as Dickinson City Commission president and mayor on Monday. It makes us realize just how much the city, state and country have changed since when he took office in July, 1, 2000. That summer, Bill Clinton was...
October 6, 2015 - 12:00am
September 21, 2015
Proposed Dickinson city ordinance could expand liquor license ownership
Dickinson liquor store owners came to a city commission meeting Monday night at City Hall to speak both for and against a proposed ordinance that would allow individual people or corporations to hold ownership interests in up to five liquor licenses at a time, an expansion away from...
September 21, 2015 - 10:08pm
July 20, 2015
City Commission narrows panhandling ordinance
The proposed panhandling ordinance passed its first reading at the Dickinson City Commission meeting Monday night at City Hall. Interim city...
July 20, 2015 - 11:46pm
June 13, 2015
Rwandan community remembers genocide
Solemn, hopeful prayer and the soft glow of candlelight filled the Elks Lodge on Saturday afternoon as a group of around 80 people marked the...
June 13, 2015 - 9:15pm
May 18, 2015
Academic gathering highlights Bakken region's social and economic trends
Subjects such as resident attitudes toward hydraulic fracking and the labor market impacts of energy boom-and-bust cycles were the focus of Dickinson State University's Bakken Researchers Convening, which began Monday at the Strom Center. Rob Grunewald, an economist for the Federal...
May 18, 2015 - 10:13pm
April 17, 2015
Valuations on the rise: Appraiser says city lots undervalued; residents claim numbers are too high
Residents and business owners from around the city expressed their concerns about an increase in assessed property values in front of the Dickinson...
April 17, 2015 - 9:49am
April 6, 2015
First reading of tobacco ordinance amendment approved
The five-member Dickinson City Commission passed the first reading of an amendment to a tobacco ordinance by one vote at a meeting Monday evening....
April 6, 2015 - 11:02pm
November 28, 2014
‘It didn’t happen that fast’: After years of financial woes, new St. Joseph’s was a community effort
Editor’s Note: This the second in a three-part series about CHI St. Joseph’s Hospital and Health Center, chronicling the hospital’s history...
November 28, 2014 - 10:57pm
November 3, 2014
Dickinson leaders review challenges, opportunities ahead during State of the City
By now, the estimates of Dickinson’s future growth are well-tread. Anywhere from 38,000 to 50,000 residents will live in the city by 2020,...
November 3, 2014 - 5:49pm
September 10, 2014
Housing forum tackles lack of affordable units in ND
BISMARCK — The trend of North Dakotans being forced to leave their homes because of skyrocketing rents and the state’s lack of affordable housing —especially in oil-impacted areas —will get worse before it gets better, an attorney said Wednesday during a housing forum here. Richard...
September 10, 2014 - 10:57pm
August 26, 2014
Dickinson leaders get facetime with legislators
To start a two-day tour of western North Dakota oil country, more than 30 legislators stopped at Marathon Oil's Dickinson office to hear from...
August 26, 2014 - 4:58pm