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Four-legged crime fighter: Dickinson Police Department utilizes K-9s to help aid in narcotics searches, other ways
Protest campers can bring message home
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Producers agree first global oil pact since 2001
Cleanup continues after oil pipeline spill in ND waterway
ND oil, gas royalty owners concerned about deductions from checks
ND joins lawsuit against BLM over methane rule
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
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Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
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Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
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Blue Hawks top Bruins to open all-time series
NDSU-SDSU Football Showdowns
MILLER: Scoring depth makes UND dangerous
BARONE: The collapse of the political left
PARSONS: Support helps make an institution better
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
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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
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
April 4, 2009
Grant provides security for South Heart School
South Heart School officials say things are more up to par since the school has a new security system and locks. Nearly $3,000 was awarded through Stark County Emergency Management for classroom door locks in February, Riley Mattson, superintendent and elementary principal for South...
April 4, 2009 - 10:47pm
February 5, 2009
Snow removal costs up 970%
Above average snowfall this winter caused the Stark County Road Department to spend 970 percent more than average last month on snow removal and maintenance. To help cover costs, Stark County Emergency Manager, Gary Kostelecky declared a snow emergency Tuesday. Gov. Hoeven issued...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
All (emergency) systems are go
If a fire, bad weather, or other hazardous situation takes place at Dickinson State University, students and staff can be warned almost immediately. DSU...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Dickinson State to create emergency response plan
DICKINSON - Applying lessons learned from the shootings at Virginia Tech and Northern Illinois University, Dickinson State officials are working this summer break to create an emergency notification plan for their campus, said vice president for student development Hal Haynes. "We...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am