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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
The Dickinson Press
March 14, 2015
Our View: Sunshine Week promotes open government
Beginning today, The Dickinson Press is pleased to provide copies of our newspaper to North Dakota legislators for the week. This session began with new revenue challenges and falling oil prices that have complicated the already stressful task of those governing our state for the...
March 14, 2015 - 10:40pm
March 6, 2015
Our View: Trinity turns a corner, while another school sits idle
Each week, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good - Trinity turns a corner, crowns a champion: As Trinity High School marked the one-year anniversary of the March 3, 2014, fire that shut its...
March 6, 2015 - 11:31pm
February 27, 2015
Our View: Athletics had both happy, sad headlines
Each week, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good 2 Night Hawks crowned champions: Congratulations to area wrestlers who competed at the North Dakota state wrestling tournaments last weekend, and...
February 27, 2015 - 10:32pm
February 13, 2015
Our View: Teaching through ranching good, meth rears ugly head
Each week, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good - A great teaching tool: The special loan program created by Dakota Community Bank & Trust that two southwest North Dakota teens used to...
February 13, 2015 - 11:59pm
January 23, 2015
Our View: DSU improving mental health services good, spills ugly
Each week, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good - Dickinson State University expanding mental health services: College is full of stressful moments, and sometimes those moments are too hard...
January 23, 2015 - 10:06pm
January 9, 2015
Our View: Legislative session gets going while gang presence becomes apparent
Each week, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Legislature back in session: The four-month journey of decisions and debate has begun, and really gets rolling next week. Hundreds of bills...
January 9, 2015 - 11:33pm
December 27, 2014
Our View: Oil slowdown wouldn’t be all bad for North Dakota
There is no reason to panic about the coming oil production plateau. Barring a complete fallout in oil prices, North Dakota and its oil industry will be fine in the long run. However, a slowdown — even if it lasts a few months — isn’t all bad for the state. The past three...
December 27, 2014 - 6:10pm
December 20, 2014
Our View: Warm week of weather good, oil prices panic bad
Each week, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good - We have to begin with the record-high temperatures this past week after such a cold November. Short-sleeve weather in December was a welcome...
December 20, 2014 - 4:20pm
December 8, 2014
Records show DSU Foundation’s shift away from scholarships
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem’s motion to move the Dickinson State University Foundation into receivership has left students, donors, investors and the surrounding community questioning how the Foundation got to this point. The Foundation’s alleged problems with accounting,...
December 8, 2014 - 11:49pm
November 15, 2014
DSU, Foundation need to face problems openly
Things are not right at Dickinson State University. There’s no nice way to put it. The university, along with the entire North Dakota University System, faces another dark chapter, possibly just as bad as the one DSU endured almost three years ago. This week, North Dakota Attorney...
November 15, 2014 - 9:31pm
November 14, 2014
Our View: Keystone vote good; Foundation crisis ugly
Each week, The Press’ Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our state. The Good - A vote on Keystone XL: Finally, the Senate is actually doing what voters sent them to Washington, D.C., to do: their jobs. The pipeline is going to create...
November 14, 2014 - 10:49pm
November 8, 2014
Our View: New hospital shows how far it has come
Local community members, elected officials and religious leaders gathered Thursday at the new CHI St. Joseph’s Health facility in Dickinson for a blessing ceremony ahead of the hospital’s Dec. 1 opening date. This new health facility is an accomplishment of what can be done when...
November 8, 2014 - 10:26pm
Press wins national award for reporting on DSU Foundation
The Dickinson Press has won two prestigious awards at a national newspaper contest. The daily publication took home the Community Leadership Award for newspapers with a circulation of 10,000 or less at the Inland Daily Press Association’s annual contest. This award is only given...
November 8, 2014 - 7:05pm
Our View: New businesses good; teacher salaries tiff getting ugly
Each week, the Press’ Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our state. The Good - Hospital nears completion: It has taken almost two years, but the new CHI St. Joseph’s Health facility plans to be open within 30 days. This is an...
November 8, 2014 - 12:13am
October 11, 2014
Our View: Measure 8: ‘Yes’ on later school start
Seldom has there been a more successful grassroots effort to affect change than Measure 8 on the November ballot, the initiative to require that public school classes start after Labor Day. It’s been parent-driven from the start. It’s underfunded (if funded at all). It’s opposed...
October 11, 2014 - 9:27pm