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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Grand Forks 'Love Wins' rally protests violence in Charlottesville
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
Jack Hoeven, father of US Sen. John Hoeven, dies
Death in Charlottesville, Va., stirs reaction in Leith, ND
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Woodworking-- a creative outlet
Northern Plains Ethnic Festival -- a mix of cultures
New preschool to open
Georgia Chrome headed north
Schneider Sisters -- melodies for the bandshell
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
Cook moves closer to being starter
UND stuns NDSU with 1-0 women's soccer victory
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
SULLIVAN: Wishing the best for the upcoming school year
John Flynn Ell
Daryl Viggo Anderson
Ervin B. Follmer
Galen J. Skaare
Ronald "Ron" L. Buzalsky
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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
August 22, 2014
Video: Dickinson mayor takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Dickinson Mayor Dennis Johnson takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness and money for the ALS Association. Dumping water and...
August 22, 2014 - 4:50pm
New routes for trucks: Dickinson Commission looks to designate roads for oilfield traffic
The Dickinson City Commission is once again considering designating truck routes throughout the city as work continues on the interim bypass...
July 22, 2014 - 10:46pm
July 19, 2014
Survey says ... We asked. You answered. The Press survey results show readers have mixed feelings on the boom’s impact; feel Dickinson is a worse place than it was 5 years ago.
The oil boom has changed Dickinson and southwest North Dakota’s way of life — and a majority of people don’t like it, according to a Dickinson...
July 19, 2014 - 11:28pm
July 9, 2014
‘Beacon of safety:’ Dickinson police, fire break ground on multi-million center
The golden prop shovels didn’t actually break any ground at Wednesday’s “groundbreaking” ceremony for Dickinson’s public safety center,...
July 9, 2014 - 10:50pm
June 18, 2014
Dickinson looking for new Planning and Zoning Commission member
The Dickinson City Commission is looking to fill a spot on the City Planning and Zoning Commission after member Thomas Grimm resigned. Grimm, a professional engineer, gave his notice about a month ago, citing a move to Florida to be closer to family. The city commission is accepting...
June 18, 2014 - 11:00pm
May 14, 2014
Frustrations grow over 40th Street woes: City, businesses try to find a solution as project hangs in limbo
Jared Scheeler first heard of business partner Chris Fitterer’s plan to build a convenience store in Dickinson in 2012. Scheeler had been...
May 14, 2014 - 11:37pm
May 7, 2014
Should this be legal? Dickinson commissioners consider anti-hookah ordinance, but say more information is needed
City Commission members are weighing options for a possible hookah bar in Dickinson, but the idea could be up in smoke before it even starts. City...
May 7, 2014 - 11:21pm
March 28, 2014
Help wanted: City of Dickinson has several open positions in its departments
Just like other agencies and businesses, the city of Dickinson has put up its help wanted sign. The city has tried to fill several positions...
March 28, 2014 - 11:19pm
October 21, 2013
Better know your leaders: Dickinson Mayor Dennis Johnson
Name: Dennis W. Johnson Hometown: Tioga Position with the city: Mayor For how long: 13 years 4 months When did you move to Dickinson? April 1974 What are some of the changes you've witnessed since being elected? The '80s and the '90s were, economically, a difficult time for...
October 21, 2013 - 5:24pm
June 7, 2013
Dickinson may need $100M debt load in order to complete infrastructure projects
The city of Dickinson will have to shed its debt-free record in order to complete infrastructure projects needed to remain functional, officials said. The city continues to grow at a record pace and has run out of developed lots. Water and sewer infrastructure needs to be updated...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
November 10, 2012
New Dickinson animal shelter inevitable: City commissioners rebuff $1.2M proposal
Despite some hiccups with the design and price tag, Dickinson is still on track toward getting a new animal shelter. The Dickinson City Commission saw the $1.2 million price for a proposed facility at its regular Monday meeting at City Hall and, while acknowledging the need for a...
November 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 26, 2012
Dukart suggests Dickinson business license to create registry
As Dickinson grows, so does its need for new businesses.
August 26, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
4 seek to fill Dickinson City Commission seats
With today left to turn in petitions to run for office, three incumbents and one former Dickinson City commissioner are eying four commission...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am