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Obama says no one more qualified to be president than Clinton
Lightning strikes cause spills at N.D. well sites
Nicolas Peralez sentenced to 10 years for stabbing death
Dickinson Museum Center builds regional exhibit with visitors’ help
Police Blotter: Fireworks found in port-a-potty
crime and courts
nation and world
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves Dakota Access river crossing permits
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Scoreboard of July 28, 2016
Twins’ Duffey gets tagged in loss to Braves
Beulah walks-off against Devils Lake in Legion A first round
Dickinson Volunteers roughed up by defending champ Wahpeton in Legion A opener
Big bats help Minot down Roughriders in American Legion Class AA tournament
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
Letter: Local 563 at work on Dakota Access Pipeline
good bad and ugly
Margie R. Strom
Con (Buz) Short
Oakley Robert Lee
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
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