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255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
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
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Dickinson State cross country looks to carry momentum after last season's success
Quarterback Siemian to start for Broncos
Titans QB Jones comfortable in new role
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
DeLuca iffy for Eastern Washington game in two weeks with shoulder injury
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
good bad and ugly
Mathew A. "Snow Shoe" Peterson
Anton "Tony" Leo Meeks
Clive Mathias Kuppler
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
June 14, 2016
Simons, Schatz win GOP nomination in District 36 House
The two Republican Party-endorsed candidates for District 36 House of Representatives are moving on to the general election. Rep. Mike Schatz...
June 14, 2016 - 11:42pm
June 4, 2016
Letter: Simons is a real person, not a politician
Have you noticed? We have entered a new era in politics! We have people running for political office that are not politicians. They are real people. Surprise! If our forefathers could come back and see what this country has become, they would be heartsick. But at the same time, they...
June 4, 2016 - 11:26pm
May 24, 2016
Letter: Fehr a legislative leader in human service issues
I am writing this letter in support of a very capable fellow legislator, Rep. Alan Fehr. As a fellow legislator, I have come to know and respect his abilities to serve the people of North Dakota. Even though I serve in an eastern district, I graduated from Assumption Abbey High School...
May 24, 2016 - 2:45pm
Letter: Simons the Constitutional conservative’s choice in District 36
This election cycle has shown that, as a nation, we are fed up with establishment politics. Increasingly, we’ve realized that we have been living the definition of insanity by continuing to elect the same people with the same go-along-to-get-along mindset and expecting things to...
May 24, 2016 - 2:39pm
April 27, 2016
Stenehjem talks optimism in Dickinson
Wayne Stenehjem wasted no time in describing his attitude about the North Dakota governor's race at a Wednesday night campaign event in Dickinson....
April 27, 2016 - 10:43pm
April 25, 2016
Letter: My vote is going to ‘Fehr and balanced’ representative
Due to reorganization and being newly transferred from another district, I first got to know Rep. Alan Fehr of Dickinson after his election in 2012. I have visited him in the Legislature and watched him interact with his fellow legislators. He is well respected by them as well as...
April 25, 2016 - 6:20pm
April 22, 2016
Letter: Simons would represent District 36 well in Legislature
Hip, hip horray! Hip, hip, horray! Is this an exciting and interesting election year so far or what? It would appear that those of us who are rabble rousers and politically incorrect are maybe starting to see some of our efforts pay off. More and more people see that those we elect...
April 22, 2016 - 10:26pm
April 11, 2016
District 36 Democrats announce candidates for North Dakota Legislature
The Democrats of North Dakota District 36 have put forth their candidates. District Chair Dean Meyer said the state Senate candidate for the district will be John Fielding, of New England. Meyer himself will run for one of the House seats, as will Linda Kittleson, of rural Killdeer....
April 11, 2016 - 11:04pm
March 1, 2016
District 36 Democrats don’t make any legislative nominations at meeting
Southwest North Dakota’s lone legislative district up for election this year still doesn’t have a Democrat on the ballot. District 36 Democrats...
March 1, 2016 - 9:58pm
February 21, 2016
Armstrong and Schatz move forward; Simons wins over Fehr for House at GOP district convention
State Rep. Alan Fehr was unseated by a member of his own party Saturday during the District 36 Republican nominating convention at the Ramada...
February 21, 2016 - 8:39am
December 30, 2012
District 36 representation: Mike Schatz brings political experience, knowledge
NEW ENGLAND -- Mike Schatz' political career is old enough to have a career of its own, but his experience will help balance out the greenness...
December 30, 2012 - 12:00am
District 36 representation: Alan Fehr succeeds retiring Nodland
Dr. Alan Fehr, a psychologist who has lived in Dickinson since the early 1990s, was the first to throw his hat in the ring when District 36 Sen....
December 30, 2012 - 12:00am
District 36 representation: All Kelly Armstrong wanted was to get away, but Dickinson is home
Dickinson native Sen.
December 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
Letter: Stop the lies and get money back to western ND for infrastructure
We are months from the general election, but the lies have already started. I received a copy of a letter that the District 36 Republicans sent out. In it they stated that in the last general election "District 36 Democrats were able to collect over $60,000 and outspent our Republican...
June 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 26, 2012
'Beat Obama!': District 36 Republicans endorse candidates
Hundreds of people braved icy wind and snow to attend the District 36 Republican Party Convention at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge in Dickinson on Saturday. The party endorsed Kelly Armstrong for North Dakota State Senate, who was up against Ben Simons. In addition, they endorsed...
February 26, 2012 - 12:00am