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Change or distraction? Petition seeks to rewrite constitutional language on who can vote
Moose collision a reminder for motorists to watch out
How many bald eagle deaths from a ND wind farm can wildlife officials accept?
Illuminated, handwritten Bible on display in Wahpeton
Retired raptor center co-founder continues rehabilitating birds
crime and courts
nation and world
If you're a Facebook user, you're also a research subject
ND tourism officials not yet worried about tension with Canada
Commentary: 'Mom, grass-fed beef? Is this really necessary? And what is organic?'
As N.D. oil production nears record, natural gas flaring climbs
Heitkamp touts progress on farm bill to farmers' roundtable
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Group teaches dads to give gift of time, teaches children 'this is what a father does'
Grandpa discovers love of woodworking, toymaking
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
Commentary: One good 'act of Momness' remembered 40 years later
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
Motter wants to check in with 'pitching ace' Guyer
GF Central sweeps Nd individual state trap shooting championships, Devils Lake grabs team title
Koepka staves off Fleetwood charge to win U.S. Open
Indians avoid sweep by Twins with 4-1 win
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
Pro-Life is Our Life
Commentary: Email Says Trump set to visit Fargo in June
Commentary: Television station says Heitkamp allies misrepresented Cramer’s comments on their broadcast
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
July 12, 2012
AT&T, CenturyLink service severed, emergency calls not possible
Phone service for AT&T and CenturyLink customers in Stark County has been severed, the Dickinson Police Department announced at 8:45 p.m. Thursday. The police department requested that any AT&T or CenturyLink customers requiring 911 assistance call from a Verizon cellphone or a non-CenturyLink...
July 12, 2012 - 9:39pm
June 17, 2012
Oil Patch health care trying to catch up
WILLISTON -- In some parts of the Oil Patch, health care is hard to come by and the challenge is becoming greater. For instance, if you're not...
June 17, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
New plan for Stark County sirens
Stark County officials have revamped the siren activation plan in hopes citizens will not think they are "crying wolf," officials said Thursday. "We...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
February 12, 2012
DSU officials: Right call made during 'imminent threat'
While authorities warned of a possible gunman on campus Friday, Dickinson State University leaders did not consider the situation an "imminent threat." After learning a campus community member may have had a gun, university higher-ups determined it best to send students and staff...
February 12, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
ND Senate considers changes to evacuations
BISMARCK -- North Dakota senators are considering a bill that would expand who could order mandatory evacuations during life-threatening situations. House Bill 1327 allows designated incident commanders to order evacuations if they find it necessary to save lives during a local...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
February 12, 2011
City alarms can go to county dispatch
More than a month after Stark County and Dickinson agencies were notified their alarms at the Dickinson Law Enforcement Center had to be removed, the issue has been deemed a misunderstanding. Alarm systems at the Stark County Courthouse, the county's communication tower as well as...
February 12, 2011 - 12:00am
September 4, 2010
Ballot mistake loss for service
Taylor officials threw out results from June's election regarding ambulance funding after a ballot error and it likely won't be voted on again for two years. The issue was whether to levy three mils for ambulance service, said Alice Schulz, Stark County auditor. The results were...
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
May 20, 2010
Local agencies prepare for airport emergency
Press Photo by Ashley Martin Emergency responders hall away a "victim" of a simulated plane crash at Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport,...
May 20, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
Stark County to revamp radio tower
Stark County's communications tower has survived past its life expectancy, and at the ripe old age of 60, officials say it's time to replace...
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 6, 2010
Letter: ER experience disconcerting
I completely understand that hospital emergency rooms can be understaffed and chaotic at times. It is a stressful environment for everyone who has to go there. It is important that we all have patience and give the nurses and doctors time to work on our loved one before getting...
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
May 23, 2009
After nearly 12 years of serving the community and improving emergency systems, Gary Kostelecky, Stark County emergency manager, is retiring. "I...
May 23, 2009 - 11:52pm
April 28, 2009
Senate confirms nominee
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius won Senate confirmation Tuesday as the nation's health and human services secretary, thrusting her into the middle of a public health emergency with the swine flu sickening dozens of Americans. The 65-31 confirmation vote came after...
April 28, 2009 - 12:04am
April 20, 2009
Stark County farmers now eligible for USDA disaster emergency loans
Farmers in Stark County who suffered physical and production losses because of severe storms and flooding that occurred March 13 and continuing may now apply for Farm Service Agency Emergency Loans. Stark County is eligible to make EM loans because it is bordering a county in North...
April 20, 2009 - 12:14pm
April 17, 2009
Medora prepares for flooding
With the Little Missouri River once again on the rise, the Medora City Council and the Billings County Commission held a joint emergency meeting...
April 17, 2009 - 10:34pm
April 16, 2009
FEMA visits local counties, assesses damage
A Federal Emergency Management Agency team examined a box culvert Thursday near Halliday that was damaged from an ice jam earlier this spring. Preliminary...
April 16, 2009 - 11:17pm