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As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
Tactics changing with juvenile offenders in ND - less punishment, more counseling
Cramer, Heitkamp point to ND issues in high-profile votes
Solo grad: Graham graduates as lone member of Class of ‘18 at Fordville-Lankin Public School
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
crime and courts
nation and world
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
place a business brief
Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Unseen face of the opioid epidemic: Drug abuse among the elderly grows
Swift's rules of comportment not quite as persnickety as royal family
2-year-old Edie thinks she's 30-something, or 60-something, or something
Practice safe cooking habits to avoid food poisoning
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Grace Zimmerman - HS Athlete of the Week
High school Athlete of the Week - Hunter Crist
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Commentary: Record walleye leads to story of 1952 lunker
Commentary: Road to recovery
We Need to Protect Our Borders
Flaring Vote Shows Senate Candidate Energy Positions
Commentary: Human decency should trump politics
Courage is a choice
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Irene M. Binstock
Irene M. Binstock
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
September 2, 2016
DPS put on soft lockdown for five minutes
Dickinson Public Schools were put on "soft lockdown" for about five minutes Friday after a "situation" arose at one of the schools. DPS Superintendent Doug Sullivan said the situation resulted in a soft lockdown of all school district buildings. "While we did assess the risk as being...
September 2, 2016 - 6:12pm
March 6, 2016
DPS builds for future: Middle school construction on schedule to open for class in fall 2017
Construction season at Dickinson Public Schools hasn’t been deterred by a little snow here and there. The work at the site of the district’s...
March 6, 2016 - 9:31am
December 31, 2015
Immunization compliance deadline set for DPS students
The Dickinson Public School District has given a deadline for parents to either immunize their children up to legal standards or submit immunization exemption paperwork in accordance with state law. Dickinson Public Schools Superintendent Doug Sullivan said parents will have until...
December 31, 2015 - 6:02pm
October 19, 2015
Dickinson Public Schools accepting suggestions to name new middle school
Dickinson Public Schools is accepting public input to name the district’s new middle school being constructed on the northwest side of the city. The district is working with the district-wide Parent Advisory Council to gather input through a survey, district Superintendent Doug...
October 19, 2015 - 4:30pm
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 13, 2015
School board, DEA hit another wall; DPS invites DEA to resubmit teacher negotiation petitions
Under legal consultation, the Dickinson Public School Board motioned to approve three agenda items regarding teacher negotiations during its regular meeting Monday. Board President Kris Fehr said she has been in communication with the Dickinson Education Association -- the group...
April 13, 2015 - 10:54pm
April 1, 2015
Shuttle bus service returns to Dickinson schools, enrollment period begins May 13
This school year, the Dickinson Public Schools implemented a shuttle bus service for students residing in the eligible service area. This service was implemented to alleviate traffic congestion around the schools. Dickinson Public Schools will again be providing a shuttle bus...
April 1, 2015 - 4:56pm
March 9, 2015
DPS board hears teacher grievances
Not a single chair was empty at the Dickinson Public School Board meeting Monday evening. Most of the people packed into the room at the Central Administration Office were present for one item on the agenda, listed under teacher grievances. Fifty-eight teachers throughout...
March 9, 2015 - 10:51pm
January 31, 2015
Support, apprehension surround civics exam: Putting bill to the test could take work
In two years, North Dakota students will have to take a 100-question civics test in order to graduate from high school. While the legislation...
January 31, 2015 - 11:03pm
December 2, 2014
Dickinson schools implement new lockdown procedure
Following two lockdown situations during the first half of this school year alone, the Dickinson Public School district has revised its lockdown...
December 2, 2014 - 6:14pm
September 12, 2014
A new look at drugs: Dickinson schools draft new policies to handle substance abuse
Schools around Dickinson are amping up efforts to combat student drug use, but officials say the measures are largely proactive. Though neither...
September 12, 2014 - 8:08pm
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