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An officer's office: How cars are a driving force behind police work
Burgum signs bill that aims to improve behavioral health in schools
MS. SIMPLICITY: Organizing the most important papers in life
3 SD college students sent to jail after alcohol-related death at party
Investigation launched after inmate dies in Grand Forks jail
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Report: Browns plan to pick DE Garrett No. 1 overall
Trio of North Dakota State offensive linemen looking for NFL shot this weekend
Carson Wentz confirms undergoing offseason eye surgery
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
COTTON: A requiem for those fired at ESPN, and what it means for journalism
Port: Former Lt. Governor Drew Wrigley being promoted to Trump administration for second appointment as U.S. Attorney
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Port: That wasn’t slut shaming, and we need to talk about this double standard for female victims
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
Frank H. Schafer, Jr.
Mary Margaret Wolf
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
October 22, 2016
Three seats up for grabs on County Commission
This November, Stark County will fill three seats on its County Commission. Duane "Bucky" Wolf is retiring from his seat, opening up an opportunity...
October 22, 2016 - 9:19pm
September 27, 2016
Baby boy finally comes home after 76 days in the hospital
McCoy Edward Anderson's parents thought the only surprise coming from their first born child would be his sex. Unbeknownst to them, their baby...
September 27, 2016 - 10:19pm
April 24, 2016
Dakota Women's Correctional and Rehabilitation Center struggles with budget shortfall as inmate counts rise
The women's prison in New England has high walls but a short budget—nearly $1.5 million short, according to its administrators. Rachelle...
April 24, 2016 - 5:00am
February 2, 2016
Sheriff’s Office planning interior renovations for new space
The Stark County Sheriff’s Office could be increasing renovations to part of its future home after numerous issues were discovered in the Dickinson Law Enforcement Center. Stark County Sheriff Terry Oestreich appeared before the Stark County Commission at its Tuesday meeting to...
February 2, 2016 - 6:42pm
January 5, 2016
Stark Co. commissioners discuss LEC ownership details
The Stark County Commission discussed the county’s ownership nature of the Law Enforcement Center Tuesday morning at its regular meeting. Commissioner Duane “Bucky” Wolf brought up the issue, which concerns the fact that while the county owns the facility, the city of Dickinson...
January 5, 2016 - 6:55pm
December 29, 2015
Stark Co. places moratorium on wind farm applications: Permits will not be considered until 2018
The Stark County Commission voted unanimously to stop accepting applications for wind farm conditional-use permits for a period of two years at a regular meeting Tuesday at Stark County Courthouse. The move comes after the commission approved the 87-turbine Brady Wind Energy Center...
December 29, 2015 - 10:54pm
December 22, 2015
Wind farm approved: Stark County approves 87-turbine wind farm despite division among officials, residents
A muffled groan could be heard from members of the audience as Stark County Commissioner Jay Elkin voted “aye,” the third and deciding vote...
December 22, 2015 - 11:04pm
December 1, 2015
New England women’s prison faces uncertain funding
An increase in inmates and the cost to house them has the Dakota Women’s Correctional Rehab Center in New England operating at about $1 million below budget. Area county leaders pondered the next course of action for the center while discussing the issue Monday night during the...
December 1, 2015 - 11:49pm
July 7, 2015
Stark County recorder to refrain from issuing same-sex marriage licenses
The Stark County commissioners voted at their regular meeting Tuesday to authorize the county’s deputy recorder to issue marriage licenses after it was revealed that the county recorder felt uncomfortable granting them to same-sex couples. The discussion topic was brought up...
July 7, 2015 - 6:15pm
April 2, 2014
Commissioners debate truck regulation salary: Stark County officials try to woo back promoted deputy
As Stark County slowly thaws out from a seemingly never-ending winter, having a full-time truck regulation deputy in the Sheriff’s Office becomes more and more critical. Recently, the sheriff’s department lost its truck regulation deputy when Frederick Lee took a promotion and...
April 2, 2014 - 11:05pm
September 21, 2013
Wolf to be inducted into ND Bowling Hall of Fame
Throughout the years, Duane Wolf wasn't worried about making the North Dakota Bowling Hall of Fame. He was just enjoying a sport, which he still loves to this day. Needless to say, Wolf was pleasantly surprised to receive notice he was going to be inducted into the North Dakota...
September 21, 2013 - 12:11am
November 13, 2011
Remodel or rebuild?; Future of Stark County Social Services building undecided
The Stark County Social Services building needs a new look, officials said Friday, but there are plenty of details to be worked out. "(The building) is just inadequate," said Ken Zander, Stark County Commission chairman. "It doesn't meet the needs that have developed there over the...
November 13, 2011 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
Stark County salaries may rise 6 percent
Stark County commissioners are looking to increase county salaries across the board after a proposed raise was deemed inadequate during budget discussions at the Stark County Courthouse on Tuesday morning. Salaries may be raised as much as 6 percent, depending on available funds...
September 21, 2011 - 12:00am