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dickinson rural fire department
July 2, 2016
Fireworks-caused grass fire burns nearly three acres of land Saturday night near Patterson Lake
A grass fire caused by a Roman candle firework burned up to three acres of land Saturday night on a residential property near Patterson Lake. The fire started around 9 p.m. near the entrance to Water’s Edge Drive and drew a large group of first responders, including the Dickinson...
July 2, 2016 - 11:57pm
June 30, 2016
Spark fire near Patterson Lake burns 1 acre of land
A spark that came off train wheels is believed to have started a small brush fire near Patterson Lake Thursday evening. Curtis Faulhaber of the Dickinson Rural Fire Department said three engines responded to the fire, which burned approximately 1 acre of land on a section line just...
June 30, 2016 - 10:46pm
February 20, 2016
Dickinson man dies after falling through ice on Lake Sakakawea
MANDAREE -- One Dickinson man is dead after a four-wheeler he was riding with another Dickinson man fell through the ice on Skunk Creek Bay off of Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation on Saturday morning. Chief Dep. Matthew Hegstad of the Dunn County Sheriff’s Department...
February 20, 2016 - 6:33pm
November 24, 2015
Tabletop exercise held on train derailment response in Dickinson
Dickinson Police Chief Dustin Dassinger said that with the amount of crude oil rail traffic that rolls through Dickinson daily, the possibility...
November 24, 2015 - 9:09pm
February 16, 2015
Fire hall to expand: Dickinson Rural Dept. plans updates
The Dickinson Rural Fire Department’s north hall is set to get a major renovation. The department announced earlier this week on its Facebook...
February 16, 2015 - 11:39am
May 20, 2014
Sivak: Fire that shut down Villard started in Bogey’s kitchen
A restaurant in downtown Dickinson sustained “extensive damage” from a Saturday fire, but most of the building is still structurally sound,...
May 20, 2014 - 11:30am
May 17, 2014
Into the fire: Firefighters battle blaze, smoke in downtown Dickinson buildings
A fire scorched the inside of a building in downtown Dickinson on Saturday afternoon, damaging businesses and displacing at least five families. The...
May 17, 2014 - 8:58pm
April 20, 2014
Rural firefighters contain grass fire north of Dickinson
The Dickinson Rural Fire Department spent most of Easter Sunday afternoon battling a grass fire north of Dickinson. Chief Andy Paulson said...
April 20, 2014 - 7:41pm
Rural Fire responds to 2 grass blazes
Dickinson Rural Fire Department responded to two grass fires along railroad tracks southwest of town Wednesday afternoon, officials said. Multiple vehicles responded to the fires between 113th and 115th Avenues Southwest near the Bakken Oil Express rail terminal at about 2:50 p.m....
March 20, 2014 - 12:06am
August 4, 2013
Law enforcement, firefighters out for blood in Battle of the Badges
Local law enforcement and fire crews will be out battling for blood this week. Battle of the Badges, an annual blood drive pitting the Dickinson Fire Department and Dickinson Rural Fire Department against the Dickinson Police Department, the North Dakota Highway Patrol and the Stark...
August 4, 2013 - 12:00am
July 1, 2012
Fence damaged in Friday grass fire
The cause of a grass fire Friday evening is still under investigation. Dickinson Rural Fire Department Chief Andy Paulson said the fire department and the Stark County Sheriff's Office were called out between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. Friday to a grass fire at 116th Avenue, about a mile...
July 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Great ball of fire: Dickinson rural firefighters fight blaze near Dickinson
Dickinson Rural Fire Department firefighters put out a blaze Thursday at an oil well site about three miles south of town. A valve in a treater...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 6, 2012
Five-acre fire extinguished
Dickinson Rural Fire Department firefighters wet down grassland that was destroyed by a fire Thursday about four miles west of Dickinson. Roughrider...
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
April 5, 2012
Dousing the flames
A Dickinson Rural Fire Department firefighter extinguishes hot spots Wednesday at Ray Binstock's farm about eight miles northwest of Dickinson....
April 5, 2012 - 12:00am
March 22, 2012
Rural Dickinson grassland catches fire Wednesday
Smoke filled the sky Wednesday as Dickinson area firefighters tried to access a fire five miles east of the city. The Dickinson Rural, Gladstone,...
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am