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Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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
December 26, 2015
The Press’ Top 10 stories of 2015: Nos. 7 & 8
We’re counting down our top stories of the year, two at a time, from Saturday through New Year’s Eve. No. 7: Dakota Prairie Refinery opens...
December 26, 2015 - 9:33pm
Commercial development slows down: Outside businesses more hesitant to enter Dickinson market
The sluggish oil economy has dampened some facets of local industry and has put other prospective new commercial developments on a slower track,...
December 26, 2015 - 9:26pm
December 21, 2015
City Commission hears presentation for long-term downtown Dickinson development
A long-term development plan for downtown Dickinson could include the installation of a pedestrian plaza, a large event center and an updated urban parking system. The plan, presented by City Administrator Shawn Kessel at the regular City Commission meeting at City Hall on Monday...
December 21, 2015 - 11:26pm
December 12, 2015
A possible special assessment district would fund streetlights in some of the town’s newer developments
The nights are darker than elsewhere throughout much of Dickinson’s Koch Meadow Hills and Country Oaks Estates subdivisions on the northwest side of town. These neighborhoods, developed in some of the more hectic times of the oil boom, lack streetlights -- an aspect the city of...
December 12, 2015 - 11:25pm
December 11, 2015
St. Joseph’s looks beyond cancelled sale contract
The old St. Joseph’s Hospital building in Dickinson is coming back on the market. CHI St. Joseph’s Health President Reed Reyman said the...
December 11, 2015 - 11:41pm
November 5, 2015
Sale of old St. Joseph’s hospital pending city tax incentive accord
A deal that would pave the way in transitioning a hospital opened in 1911 into a modern commercial and residential facility is ongoing but awaiting...
November 5, 2015 - 7:56pm
October 10, 2015
Arrival of large aerospace and technology company expected to bring job growth, development
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Shovels hitting the dirt later this week at Northrop Grumman's groundbreaking ceremony is a sound local officials hope will...
October 10, 2015 - 10:17pm
April 18, 2015
‘Can’t sit and wait’: Businesses come together to revitalize downtown
On of the first signs that things were changing in downtown Dickinson was — well, a sign. Draped over a window at the Brickhouse Grille at...
April 18, 2015 - 10:17pm
April 15, 2015
Board approves tax exemption for Jordheim building
The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission approved a five-year tax exemption for proposed renovations on the city’s tallest downtown building...
April 15, 2015 - 8:12pm
April 7, 2015
Williams Co. officials approve $500 million development project
WILLISTON, N.D. - One of North Dakota's largest oil-producing counties has approved a $500 million development with new stores, apartments and an indoor water park. The project shows that even with a 50 percent drop in crude oil prices since last summer, developers see long-term...
April 7, 2015 - 3:07pm
March 27, 2015
Growth slows in Bismarck-Mandan, but workers still needed
BISMARCK - Bismarck-Mandan business owners expect slower growth in 2015 but still struggle finding workers to meet current demand. Of 225 respondents to the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce's third annual Economic Outlook Survey, those that thought the local economy would remain...
March 27, 2015 - 6:22pm
March 18, 2015
Truck hub development approved by Dickinson Planning, Zoning
After nearly two years of discussions, a development company presented a rezoning petition to the Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission on Wednesday morning. Roers Development Vice President Larry Nygard, asked the commission for approval to convert 156 acres of agricultural land...
March 18, 2015 - 10:46pm
March 17, 2015
Proposed $465,000 project will bring handicapped-accessible fishing piers, handicap parking to Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. - The city of Devils Lake will spend up to $100,000 toward a proposed $465,000 project to build handicap-accessible parking...
March 17, 2015 - 7:40pm
March 16, 2015
Barons Vista development a step closer to approval
After months of discussion and revisions, the Dickinson City Commission moved to approve the first reading of a rezoning petition for the 282-acre Barons Vista development on Monday evening. Several residents who attended the meeting unanimously spoke in favor of the proposed...
March 16, 2015 - 11:24pm
Belfield updates roads tax projections
Belfield City Council members heard an update on projected taxes for a road improvements special assessment, which have gone down thanks to surge...
March 16, 2015 - 10:54pm