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Charges filed after film crew held at protest camp
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
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
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
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
Dickinson Public Schools
September 10, 2015
Teacher negotiations extended; no compromise yet on grievance procedure
Dickinson Public School teacher negotiations have been extended as teams stalled over grievance procedure, the sole remaining issue without agreement by the Thursday morning meeting. Dickinson Education Association representatives held to their bargaining position of requesting...
September 10, 2015 - 10:55pm
September 7, 2015
Reep: DPS would consider community experts
Dickinson Public Schools Assistant Superintendent Vince Reep said the district would consider hiring community experts to fill teaching positions, but has yet to do so. Reep said the district has filled all of its regular teaching positions but one, a recent first-grade position...
September 7, 2015 - 10:07pm
August 26, 2015
Students return to school at Prairie Rose Elementary
August 26, 2015 - 10:59pm
August 25, 2015
Dickinson teachers, school board agree on tentative salary schedule
A tentative salary schedule agreement was made in the Dickinson teacher negotiations Tuesday at the district's Central Administration Office. It would see an average salary increase of 5.5 percent across the board, with the average pay of a beginning teacher adjusted to $43,920. The...
August 25, 2015 - 10:19pm
August 16, 2015
Hagen educator studies at Library of Congress
Hagen Junior High School educator Mary Jane Jeske is returning to the classroom this fall with new teaching tools provided at the Library of...
August 16, 2015 - 7:26pm
August 7, 2015
DPS to host public meeting Monday to discuss increased property tax levy
Dickinson Public Schools is hosting a public meeting Monday to discuss a proposed 25.65 percent property tax levy increase. DPS Assistant Superintendent Vince Reep predicts the mill levy for the district would increase by 3.6, and said he would discuss estimates of the district’s...
August 7, 2015 - 10:11pm
July 21, 2015
Kids help break ground at new Dickinson Middle School site
Connor Brandvik stood with head rested on the handle of his shovel Tuesday afternoon as he looked out onto a grassy field where, two years from...
July 21, 2015 - 9:58pm
June 17, 2015
Final plat request for future Dickinson middle school approved
The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously approved a request for a final plat for the Dickinson Public School Subdivision on Wednesday morning, moving the proposed new middle school a step closer to reality. The 80-acre site, originally North Dakota State University...
June 17, 2015 - 11:38pm
Letter: Take the high road when debating teacher salary issues
The contrast in how the Dickinson School Board and the Dickinson Education Association approach the negotiations process has never been more apparent than expressed in the April 17 letter to the editor by Mr. Nick Archuleta. As president of North Dakota United, Mr. Archuleta resorts...
June 17, 2015 - 11:28pm
June 8, 2015
Progress on new Dickinson middle school moves forward
Despite a few minor setbacks, progress on the new Dickinson middle school is on track, Dickinson Public Schools Superintendent Doug Sullivan told board members Monday evening. Sullivan said there have been several personnel turnovers at Mortenson Construction, but crews are still...
June 8, 2015 - 11:28pm
June 6, 2015
Eighty-five students participated in a kindergarten graduation ceremony Thursday at the West River Ice Center. The ceremony was the brainchild...
June 6, 2015 - 12:00am
June 5, 2015
DPS, DEA outline specifics of coming negotiations
Negotiators hammered out the ground rules for future discussions between the Dickinson School Board and the Dickinson Education Association on Friday at the Central Administration Offices of the Dickinson Public School District. This follows a special Dickinson Public School Board...
June 5, 2015 - 11:17pm
May 29, 2015
Teacher salary negotiation remains at an impasse
Dickinson Public School Board members consulted an attorney Friday during a special meeting to discuss its options after a district court judge ruled in favor of petitions submitted by the Dickinson Education Administration. The board argued in court last Thursday that the teacher...
May 29, 2015 - 11:14pm
May 21, 2015
Soil boring shows coal beneath DPS middle school site
A wrinkle in the construction of the new middle school was discovered during a soil boring on land the Dickinson Public School district purchased northwest of Dickinson. During a budget meeting Thursday morning, Assistant Superintendent Vince Reep said a section of land that...
May 21, 2015 - 4:24pm
May 18, 2015
Negotiations begin between DPS, DEA
The Dickinson Public School Board and the Dickinson Education Association have set Nov. 10 as the target date to wrap up negotiations on teacher contracts for the 2014-15 school year. Talks began Tuesday morning between board members and DEA representatives, the first since the two...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm