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Snowfall heaviest in far southeast ND, but clearing on its way
Congressman Cramer’s son in critical condition in ICU unit
North Dakota's first syringe exchange program tackles trust issues
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Former ND sheriff charged in meth, bribery case makes plea deal to drop most charges
crime and courts
nation and world
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Central downs Bismarck Century, captures 27th state hockey title
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
UND rallies to tie Miami, but only grabs one point in key series
Curl leads Bismarck to fourth-straight N.D. girls title
Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Ronald J. "Ron" Heidt
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
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
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