Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
US Navy plane carrying 11 crashes into Pacific Ocean off Japan; 8 rescued
White House military personnel removed amid probe into contacts with foreign women during Asia trip
Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
ND Teamsters pin hopes on legislation to save pensions
Jan Murtha taking over as Dickinson city attorney
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
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
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
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
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
Midgets stumble in season opener
Paul Miller remains NDSU's point guard
UND cruises past Division III foe after big games
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Former DHS football player earns MIAC honorable mention
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
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
Richard "Dick" Zalesky
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 4, 2017
Jenny Schlecht: Dirt road woes for Bluey/Greeny
Not long after my older daughter learned her colors, she assigned names to our vehicles: My Ford Escape was "Reddy," and my old Ford Escape that...
September 4, 2017 - 7:32am
June 25, 2014
Train hits vehicle parked on crossing
A train hit a car after a woman parked it on the tracks Tuesday near Hebron. Dorothy Feist, Hebron, was driving north at approximately 2 p.m. on Morton County Road 139, two miles east of Hebron, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Feist, 69, temporarily parked her vehicle...
June 25, 2014 - 10:52am
Water down the issue: County, transportation officials meet to discuss dust problem
KILLDEER — As representatives from oil-impacted western North Dakota counties discussed road issues at a roundtable meeting Tuesday, one issue...
February 25, 2014 - 11:41pm
July 3, 2013
Stark County Commission wants 35 mph speed limit on section of 32nd Street
In an attempt to decrease dust complaints and increase safety on 32nd Street near Dickinson, the Stark County Commission has ordered a 35 mph speed limit on a stretch of road from the gravel pit to Highway 22. "We're just not sure what's going to help and if this doesn't, we'll know,"...
July 3, 2013 - 12:00am
June 13, 2013
Oil field waste may bite the dust
WATFORD CITY -- What is now considered oil field waste could be reused as an affordable way to control dust on western North Dakota roads, officials...
June 13, 2013 - 12:00am
June 2, 2013
Dust in the wind, Part III: Western ND counties are budgeting millions to keep dust at bay
Western North Dakota has been getting a big splash of Mother Nature's dust control -- in the form of more than 2 inches of rain in the few days...
June 2, 2013 - 12:00am
May 26, 2013
Dust in the wind, Part II: No definitive answer on how dust might affect crops, livestock
Jonathan Ficek can't open the windows to his house in the summer anymore, unless he wants to clean the whole thing when he gets home. "It's...
May 26, 2013 - 12:00am
May 19, 2013
ND air quality receives 'A' grade
The Peace Garden State continues to receive high marks for air quality, despite dust issues plaguing the western part of the state. "North Dakota...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
Dust in the wind: Southwest ND counties at work to contain irritant
In 1978, Kansas sang "all we are is dust in the wind." For residents of southwestern North Dakota in 2013 caught in a dust storm on a windy day,...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
February 7, 2013
Dunn Co. dust control: Commissioners OK further research using $97K left over from grant
MANNING -- The Dunn County Commission decided during its meeting Wednesday at the Dunn County Courthouse in Manning to pursue research into dust...
February 7, 2013 - 12:00am
December 6, 2012
Dunn County Roads Department kept busy in 2012: County spends $700K on dust control
The Dunn County Commission reflected Wednesday on how much labor and money it has invested in road improvements across the county in 2012 and how much more it may need to spend to finish the road work. In a handout the commission received, the Dunn County Roads Department graveled...
December 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 21, 2012
Tesoro Logistics to fund dust control near Dunn Center
MANNING -- Tesoro Logistics agreed Wednesday to fund dust control efforts on a nearly two-mile stretch of gravel road north of Dunn Center. Jim Grasl, Tesoro Logistics supervisor of crude trucking in Dickinson, told the Dunn County Commission at its monthly meeting at the Dunn County...
June 21, 2012 - 12:00am
April 26, 2012
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva closed due to dust storm
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva is closed due to a dust storm leaving zero visibility, according to a press release issued at 5:40 tonight. Wind gusts are at about 40 mph in much of southwest North Dakota. The road will be closed until further notice. Readers who live near Beach...
April 26, 2012 - 6:43pm
April 6, 2012
Is there too much dust in the air?
City, county and state officials have heard concerns about increased dust in the western North Dakota air and they are trying to figure out how to address the issue. "There is a lot of dust in the air, and we want to make sure that we are staying in compliance with the standards,"...
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
February 23, 2012
Dunn County preparing for more dust as spring approaches
MANNING -- A mix of low moisture and increased oil activity has Dunn County leaders preparing for a dustier-than-usual spring. Dunn County commissioners said there are an increased number of trucks on dry gravel roads stirring things up, which has become a common occurrence across...
February 23, 2012 - 12:00am