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Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
City commission denies tax abatement claims from major Dickinson property owners
Racy skits involving female co-stars were typical for Franken's USO tours
Foxtail Wind: ND Public Service Commision hears testimony on Dickey County project
Hunters are livid over Trump's elephant trophy decision
crime and courts
nation and world
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
American Crystal piles record-high tons
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Celebrate 'Roaring Twenties' at Yuletyme
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
NDHSCA 9-man football All-State team
NDHSCA Class A Volleyball All-State team
Strength in numbers
NDHSCA Class B Volleyball All-State team
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Richard "Dick" Zalesky
Shelly Irene (Mack) Cardona
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
Christmas Storybook Contest
The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
September 9, 2014
DPS pushes for renewed teacher contract negotiations with DEA
The Dickinson Public Schools Board of Education is once again pushing to move contract negotiations with the Dickinson Education Association forward after talks stalled last year. A dispute over the length of teacher contracts ended in the DEA’s favor when the state Supreme Court...
September 9, 2014 - 8:51pm
August 26, 2014
Record year: Dickinson Public Schools breaks ’80s boom peak for student enrollment
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August 26, 2014 - 10:11pm
July 30, 2014
City bus service for school pushed back to November
The Dickinson Public School board is still looking to bring in new in-city bus routes for the next school year, but not on the timeline it had originally anticipated. Despite a push to try to get routes set for the beginning of the school year, Superintendent Doug Sullivan told the...
July 30, 2014 - 11:44pm
DPS budget reviewed by committee: Bottom line increased to almost $38.6 million
The Dickinson Public School Board will be reviewing a number of what Superintendent Doug Sullivan calls “big-ticket items” when it sets the 2014-2015 budget at its executive meeting August 11. The board’s budget committee, chaired by Leslie Ross, discussed at a meeting Wednesday...
July 30, 2014 - 11:43pm
June 2, 2014
Sullivan: Preparing for a new school year
As one school year comes to a close, the school district is busy preparing for a new school year to begin in the fall. We are estimating that enrollment in the school district will increase by 5 to 7 percent next school year. This includes new enrollees and transfers, as well as...
June 2, 2014 - 6:51pm
March 25, 2014
Sullivan: Community can still weigh in on future school options
In the past few years, Dickinson Public Schools has experienced dramatic growth in student enrollment. For example, in grades K-6 we have added approximately 646 K-6 students since May 2009. This number is virtually equal to the combined enrollment at Heart River, Berg and Jefferson...
March 25, 2014 - 1:00am
March 6, 2014
Standing together: DPS offers classrooms to Trinity students displaced by blaze
Dickinson Public Schools will take in 174 students from Trinity High School. Dickinson Catholic Schools will rent space from DPS for the final...
March 6, 2014 - 11:06pm
February 24, 2014
Sullivan: Input needed as growth continues
The second semester of the school year is well underway and the winter weather is starting to moderate. While the weather is changing, one thing in the school district is not changing. New students have continued to enroll in the Dickinson School District throughout the months...
February 24, 2014 - 4:01pm
January 20, 2014
Better Know Your Leaders: Douglas Sullivan
Name: Douglas Sullivan Hometown: Dickinson Position in the city: Dickinson Public Schools Superintendent For how long? 5 years When did you first move to Dickinson? 2009 What is the biggest challenge leading a growing school district? The unprecedented growth in the student...
January 20, 2014 - 4:02pm
December 30, 2013
Sullivan: Check out Dickinson’s School District Profile
By Doug Sullivan / Guest Columnist Every year the Dickinson Public School District, in cooperation with the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction, provides an annual progress report on student achievement called the School District Profile. This profile is now available...
December 30, 2013 - 8:53pm
November 20, 2013
Sullivan: Facilities for the future
From May 2009 to October 2013, the Dickinson Public School District has enrolled 724 new students into its schools. According to the Department of Public Instruction website, in the 2012-13 school year, there were 178 school districts North Dakota. The 724 students that have...
November 20, 2013 - 6:25pm
October 4, 2013
Sullivan: Supplemental educational services can help students
This summer, as required through the No Child Left Behind Act, the district distributed a letter to parents indicating that Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) had not been achieved. The No Child Left Behind Act contains certain requirements for school districts that do not achieve AYP....
October 4, 2013 - 12:00am
August 29, 2013
Sullivan: Dickinson schools growing fast
The new school year began on Aug. 21 and I would like to welcome all students and parents to the new school year. It was an active and busy...
August 29, 2013 - 12:00am
March 25, 2013
Sullivan: DPS has strategies for increasing enrollment
At the conclusion of the 2008-2009 school year, the enrollment report indicated there were 2,471 students enrolled in grades K-12. The enrollment report for March of this school year indicates there are 2,851 students enrolled in grades K-12. The enrollment increase has been exclusively...
March 25, 2013 - 11:00pm
July 14, 2012
School year approaching fast
The summer is moving quickly in the Central Administration Office and the beginning of the 2012-13 school year is rapidly approaching. It was a busy hiring season for the Dickinson School District as the staff worked to fill 36 certified teaching and administrative positions. In...
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am