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North Dakota Human Services audit finds 'significant errors' with child care licensing
Police Blotter: Man loses handgun, claims it may have been stolen
Protesters, officers wait for pipeline ruling, but restarting construction may wait regardless
Judge won't rule on ND pipeline lawsuit for weeks
Powerful earthquake strikes central Myanmar, at least three dead
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Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
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Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
MBI raises $34,000 for Make-A-Wish
Dickinson State women’s golf picked 5th in NSAA, men tabbed 6th
Midgets volleyball back with experienced group
Missouri Valley Conference official mum on possible UND membership
New $7.2M Fargodome video boards debut at Bison football opener
Arizona State hockey officially applies to NCHC
Other Views: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
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Terry "Dick" Bullinger
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New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
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Dickinson Public Schools
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
DEA requests $43,500 teacher salary
Dickinson Public Schools can't pay teachers with money the district doesn't have, board members argued Wednesday in the second negotiation meeting with representatives of the Dickinson Education Association. In a meeting at the Central Administration Office facilitated by the teacher's...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 11, 2015
DPS records decline in enrollment
Enrollment numbers in the Dickinson Public School District have dropped since the beginning of the school year, Assistant Superintendent Vince Reep told school board members Monday evening. He said the district recorded its largest student-body enrollment last fall, tallying...
May 11, 2015 - 11:28pm
May 3, 2015
50 years behind the wheel: Bus driver recalls city route, life with children
Several generations of students in the Dickinson Public School district have rode the bus with Annelise Schmidt Flourney behind the wheel. For...
May 3, 2015 - 12:00am
May 2, 2015
A lifetime dedicated to education: Sharon Hansen prepares to retire
Head Start Early Childhood Center Director Sharon Hansen is spending most of her time these days in meetings with staff to discuss transition...
May 2, 2015 - 7:28pm
April 24, 2015
Letter: School places restrictions on petitions
Citizens of our local school district of Dickinson need to wake up! Lately, The Dickinson Press has published a rant from the east and a rant from the west affecting our local school patrons. Were there statements made in those two articles taken out of context? Probably so. Don’t...
April 24, 2015 - 8:19pm
April 20, 2015
Sullivan: The influence of outside agitators
It was with interest that I read the guest column regarding stalled negotiations between the Dickinson Public School board and Dickinson Education...
April 20, 2015 - 9:38pm
April 17, 2015
Archuleta: Dickinson school board not meeting expectations
Isn’t it time for the Dickinson Public School board to get over themselves and get on with important business of running, not ruining, Dickinson Public Schools? The citizens of Dickinson well remember that the school board foolishly attempted to unilaterally impose a two-year contract...
April 17, 2015 - 11:10pm