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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
James "Jim" Danks
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
January 13, 2014
Schools raising the bar with Common Core standards
GRAND FORKS -- A confession to stealing sparked a spirited debate among students at South Middle School in Grand Forks. With only three lines of dialogue to rely on, eighth-graders recently spent several minutes analyzing the narrator’s self-interest, experience, moral values...
January 13, 2014 - 11:01am
January 9, 2014
Stopping hunger, 1 backpack at a time
Dickinson Public School students who have been going without much food on the weekends will be receiving the first shipment of food packs today...
January 9, 2014 - 10:48pm
Fundraisers net $26K for Killdeer Cowboy Sports Complex in callathon
Students and families secured $26,000 in pledges over three hours of phone calls during a callathon Dec. 30 for fundraising for the Killdeer Cowboy Sports Complex, fundraising chair Suzi Tuhy said. The fundraising committee is within $500,000 of its goal, and has so far raised...
January 9, 2014 - 2:07pm
January 7, 2014
Other views: Schools should operate even in cold
Here’s is the question of the hour: Should the governor close schools when temperatures are bitter and wind chill is brutal? And the answer? Well, that depends, probably, on your age. Youngsters might welcome a day off. Parents perhaps not so much. We learned this week that the...
January 7, 2014 - 8:36pm
January 6, 2014
51 below doesn't hinder western ND much
Brutally cold temperatures appears to be on the way out of western North Dakota after wind chills in Dickinson dropped to as much as 51-below...
January 6, 2014 - 3:59pm
January 5, 2014
Dickinson and most area schools cancel Monday classes
All but one area school has canceled class on Monday because of forecasted frigid temperatures. Dickinson Public Schools, Dickinson Catholic Schools and Hope Christian Academy, as well as schools in Belfield, Beulah, Billings County, Bowman County, Glen Ullin, Hebron, Hettinger,...
January 5, 2014 - 4:54pm
January 3, 2014
Flexibility at lunch: Sens. Hoeven, Heitkamp integral to enforcing changes to school lunch program
School lunch officials now have a little more wiggle room with calories, protein and grain services after the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
January 3, 2014 - 10:29pm
December 30, 2013
Johnson: DHS Christmas concert plays into holiday season
By Reed Johnson / Our Town Columnist Every year, the Dickinson High School band and choir students hold an annual Christmas concert at Dickinson State University’s Dorothy Stickney Auditorium. This year, the concert was held on Dec. 17. The concert, led by Michael Stevenson...
December 30, 2013 - 8:58pm
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
2013: A year of growth, changes
Southwest North Dakota continues to grow and change, and 2013 was not so much the exception than it was the rule. The oil and natural gas being...
December 30, 2013 - 8:37pm
December 25, 2013
UND student plays guitar and sings to cancer patients
GRAND FORKS — With a fleece blanket across his lap, Darrell Jensen listened intently as the woman seated near him sang and played the John...
December 25, 2013 - 4:19pm
December 21, 2013
Emails reveal Bresciani’s role as NDSU fundraiser-in-chief
FARGO – As the Bison football team cruised to a second-straight national championship last January, North Dakota State University President...
December 21, 2013 - 11:21pm
December 19, 2013
Area family has a history of looking good in blue
One of the marketing slogans used by Dickinson State University asks potential students if they are ready to “look good in blue.” A bunch...
December 19, 2013 - 10:46pm
December 18, 2013
Grant to help cover land costs for new school in Watford City
BISMARCK — The state Land Board on Wednesday approved another round of energy impact grants for schools and colleges in western North Dakota, including nearly $1.4 million for the McKenzie County Public School District to purchase land for a new school in fast-growing Watford City. Williston...
December 18, 2013 - 10:46pm
December 16, 2013
Johnson: Students battle it out in mock criminal trial
“All rise,” yelled senior Tyler Bren, “before the Honorable Judge Meyerhoeffer and the Honorable Judge Schilt!”
December 16, 2013 - 7:32pm