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Man reported for reckless driving: Trooper believed trucker had gun; standoff blocks I-94
The Dickinson Press
Speaking out for Tom: After losing soldier son to suicide, Jamestown family tries to dispel stigmas
A vote for the children of North Dakota: Committees for, against shared parenting measure sound off ahead of November vote
Alexander Truck Bypass enters final stages of construction
Oversen named woman of the year by coalition
South Heart homecoming royalty
Nation & World
Home-seller likes ‘crazy busy’ of Williston market: Schwab continues work with Centennial Homes in the Bakken
Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL
State law prohibits oil wealth checks
Hedging on TransCanada: Pipeline company eyed by U.S. investor activists
St. Paul rail yard expansion on the right track: City won’t fight appeal for environmental study
Monke: Bonanza evidence of city’s biggest problems
Omdahl: Legislature questions intelligence of voters
Veeder: Our village grows with us
Baumgarten: Through the eye of a camera
North Dakota Republican Legislators: Surge plan would save state money, benefit everyone
Education starts at home: Home schooling the preferred option for some southwest ND families
Nurses receiving training in care of burns
Heidt and Bachmeier
Frenzel and Morris
Going down for new purpose
Lawrence C. Mosbrucker
Viola "Wienie" Marie Barthel
Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm
Small Town Style: Transitional trends
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: It’s punishment time!
Jackie Hope: Yeast workers, arise!
Top-ranked Bison down No. 3 Griz
Dickinson girls place runner-up during meet
UND leans on defense to hold off Stony Brook
No. 5-ranked Minot Ryan rallies by Titans
Stilwell tallies 14 kills as Blue Jays sweep DHS
July 19, 2014
Survey says ... We asked. You answered. The Press survey results show readers have mixed feelings on the boom’s impact; feel Dickinson is a worse place than it was 5 years ago.
The oil boom has changed Dickinson and southwest North Dakota’s way of life — and a majority of people don’t like it, according to a Dickinson Press survey. Of the 1,310 readers who voted in the survey online or through the newspaper over the last two weeks, 57 percent said...
news / local
July 19, 2014 - 11:28pm
July 10, 2014
After the 4th: Community cleans up after Independence Day fireworks
Fourth of July fireworks are all fun and games — until it’s time to clean up. Leftover debris has been reported all over the city, from Jaycee Park to the perennial firework favorite Biesiot Activities Center parking lot. “We had to put a lot of our regular meetings on hold...
news / local
July 10, 2014 - 10:28pm
July 9, 2014
‘Beacon of safety:’ Dickinson police, fire break ground on multi-million center
The golden prop shovels didn’t actually break any ground at Wednesday’s “groundbreaking” ceremony for Dickinson’s public safety center, but construction on the multi-million dollar facility is set to begin next week. Law enforcement, fire and city officials gathered at...
news / local
July 9, 2014 - 10:50pm
June 25, 2014
Update: Mississippi native identified as shooting suspect killed
A 31-year-old Mississippi man native living in southwest North Dakota was identified Monday as the suspect shot by a Dickinson police officer on Saturday evening. Timothy Ray Bowling initially led an officer on a high-speed pursuit through a residential area in a stolen Dodge...
news / local
June 25, 2014 - 10:35am
February 18, 2014
Dickinson sees more fighting, fewer DUIs: Convenience stores propose beer-only off-sale license
There’s a little more crime in Dickinson — a 2 percent increase in service calls from 2012 to 2013 — and the Dickinson Police Department is working hard to solve and prevent crimes to keep rates low. Police Chief Dustin Dassinger presented the department’s 2013 Annual Report...
news / crime
February 18, 2014 - 11:57pm
December 16, 2013
Better know your leaders: Dustin Dassinger
Name: Dustin Dassinger Hometown: South Heart Position with the city: Dickinson Police Chief For how long? I have been employed with the Dickinson Police Department since 1999. I have been serving as the police chief for the last two years. When did you first move to Dickinson?...
December 16, 2013 - 7:26pm
October 8, 2011
Dassinger named Dickinson PD chief
Dickinson Police Capt. Dustin Dassinger will take over as chief Oct. 17, city officials announced Friday afternoon. "Dustin is a proven commodity," said City Administrator Shawn Kessel. "I think it was the fact that he's very involved in our community, he's been in our community,...
October 8, 2011 - 12:00am
October 5, 2011
Dickinson police chief candidates greet public
Area residents met, mingled with and listened to presentations from two men vying for the role of Dickinson police chief Tuesday at the Badlands...
October 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 2, 2011
Two vie for Dickinson chief position
Two candidates seek to fill the vacant position of Dickinson Police chief, a role left open following the retirement the department's former chief, Chuck Rummel. Vying for the position are Jeff Jirak, Muscatine, Iowa, and Dustin Dassinger, Dickinson. Ralph McLaughlin was recently...
October 2, 2011 - 12:00am