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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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