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Expanded Heritage Center sees record visitor count
Miles away from needed help: Access to treatment a major challenge for rural mental health patients
Man gets life for shooting outside strip club
Push for more Native American culture, history in the classroom
Public students, staff can get free software
Nation & World
Forward on flaring? Regulators say state has made progress; others claim it’s not enough
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 5 is North Dakota officials concerned with dropping crude prices
Oil in 2014: This year could go down as defining one for North Dakota energy industry
Oil prices will affect fringe areas most: Break-even mark lower in heart of Bakken
Hearing dates set for radioactive oilfield waste rules
Letter: A lot of good in North Dakota
Letter: Keeping memories alive with cheer
Jacobs: North Dakota embraced parking meter ban
Brock: Johnny Astro
Baumgarten: A tour of Christmas lights makes for a good family tradition
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Steven C. Wagendorf
Helen Marie Haag
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Trying to tame emotions: Calm Vikings rookie Bridgewater admits being angered in Miami game
Schmaltz ready to make an impact for US
McGregor: Long hair is gone, but not forgotten
Vikings’ Smith next in line for extension
December 18, 2013
Overtime pay suit seeks class-action status
Schlumberger Ltd. is denying allegations from a former employee seeking class action on a lawsuit over overtime pay. Chris Elliott, of Clearwater County, Idaho, alleged the oilfield services company didn’t pay him and other plaintiffs overtime when they served as “manual laborers...
December 18, 2013 - 10:42pm
June 26, 2013
Dickinson officials debate best way to hire help
It will cost Dickinson an estimated $38,000 to hire the help it needs to oversee the construction of a public works building, a cost associated with contracting an employee of KLJ rather than hiring another city staff position. The city's engineering and planning departments share...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
December 22, 2012
DSU has drop in staff satisfaction: Results of survey show employees want training, leadership improvement
Dickinson State University has room for improvement, according to the results of a recent internal campus quality survey. The anonymous employee survey and subsequent report by Performance Horizons was completed and sent to DSU last month, according to the Wisconsin consulting firm....
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Good help can be hard to find in Dickinson area
The lure of the oil field and higher wages combined with a general lack of work ethic have caused staffing issues for several area businesses. Sanford's Grub & Pub in Dickinson was so short staffed it needed to close its doors for a day on a recent Sunday, Manager Andres Gonzales...
Energy / local / news / oil
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 13, 2012
Limited help limits business: Excel Cleaners shutting down; owners cite employee retention challenges as cause
People in and around Dickinson will soon need to travel a much longer distance for their dry cleaning needs. After more than six decades in...
news / oil
September 13, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2012
MBI plans training facility: Zoning Board approves land rezone near Belfield; some residents protest
Despite protests from residents, Stark County's Planning and Zoning Board on Thursday approved a request to rezone 78 acres of land from agricultural to industrial near Belfield, which is planned for purchase to construct a training and employee housing unit for Missouri Basin Inc....
news / oil
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Stark County, Dickinson partner for officer housing
Stark County and Dickinson will partner for licensed law enforcement in an area that is having trouble keeping and recruiting officers because of unaffordable and unavailable housing. The governments are seeking funds from a Law Enforcement Housing Pilot Program grant, which offers...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2008
Former WSI employee appeals firing
BISMARCK -- One of the Workforce Safety and Insurance employees fired after seeking whistle-blower protection has appealed to the agency's board for reinstatement. James Long, who had been chief of support services, was suspended in November and terminated March 12. "I hereby...
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am