Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
UND moves forward with online education provider Pearson
Gov. Burgum's vision for revamping ND government: Better technology, fewer employees
2 hurt in house explosion Saturday in Cleveland, ND
Anamoose food hub opens doors for local food growers
Thinking cap or Sorting Hat?
crime and courts
nation and world
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
Cass County project would be North Dakota's first major solar array
ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafu
Bank of North Dakota reports 14th consecutive year of record profits
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
New living arrangements could keep family close
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
U.S. consumers who have store-bought romaine lettuce should 'throw it away immediately,' CDC says
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
DSU baseball wins against Trojans with walk off
Timberwolves' Wiggins drawing few foul calls in playoffs
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Finnly Jay Simonieg
LaVonne M. Dill
Marie L. Kaiser
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
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
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
When Rev. Yurri Sas walks into the Ukrainian Cultural Institute at Dickinson, he greets everyone with, "Glory be to Jesus Christ!" Fondly known...
October 22, 2016 - 9:51pm
July 26, 2016
Safety a priority for Highway 85 expansion
WATFORD CITY — A four-lane highway heading south of Watford City is critical for improving safety and promoting economic development for...
July 26, 2016 - 10:08pm
July 25, 2016
Highway 85 four-lane proposal draws mixed responses
BELFIELD—Residents affected by the proposed four-lane expansion of a 62-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 85 between Belfield and Watford City...
July 25, 2016 - 9:11pm
July 21, 2016
Badlands a sensitive subject as plans to widen U.S. 85 emerge
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – The public will be asked for input next week on alternatives for the proposed four-laning of U.S. Highway 85 south of...
July 21, 2016 - 5:12pm
March 7, 2015
Still in the family: Need for dams on their ranch started Baranko Bros.' earth-moving company
It was a dam quandary. Nearing 50 years ago, two brothers wanted a network of stock dams constructed on the family ranch so they could run...
March 7, 2015 - 10:03pm
November 1, 2014
This is Donna’s route: School bus driver to retire after 27 years on the road
FAIRFIELD — Hands at 10-and-2, school bus driver Donna Barnett settles in for the route that crisscrosses Highway 85, deep into Billings County....
November 1, 2014 - 8:03pm
September 29, 2014
Letter: What happened to the buffalo?
What has happened with our buffalo? The American buffalo? Oh, we read and hear about “bison.” Seems to be plenty of them around, but it’s getting rare to read of a buffalo nowadays since some over-educated pinhead discovered that the technical classification in the animal kingdom...
September 29, 2014 - 1:01am
August 23, 2014
Letter: Hindering Billings County fiber-optic project hurts neighbors, residents
In an age when old technology is a disadvantage, it is hard to believe that rural landowners would deny access to a local telephone cooperative for fiber optic installation. To those who are hindering access for Consolidated to move forward with their fiber-optic project north and...
August 23, 2014 - 10:22pm
May 28, 2014
Always darkest before dusk
May 28, 2014 - 11:16pm
April 12, 2014
Welcome to bear country: North Dakota native Hlebechuk hosts ‘Bears’ movie crews at Alaska camp
Getting to see a bear up close and personal in the wild is something few people have experienced. But those who visit Fairfield native Clint...
April 12, 2014 - 10:52pm
March 22, 2014
Local’s journey leads to Four Corners of Fairfield
FAIRFIELD — Western North Dakota has seen dramatic growth and substantial change in recent years. But in certain instances, the more things...
March 22, 2014 - 11:12pm
January 16, 2013
Health Dept., engineers: Oil field waste landfill safe
MEDORA -- A proposed project to construct a giant oil field special waste landfill in Billings County is inching toward the end zone, but Ruth...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 5, 2013
Oil waste landfill near Fairfield uncontested so far
Billings County could be home to an oil field special waste landfill site that could house a waste pit the equivalent size of about 60 football...
January 5, 2013 - 12:00am
December 9, 2012
Letter: Not asking too much for people to pick up after selves in Oil Patch
It is obviously not breaking news that we have a trash problem in the Oil Patch. Regardless, it is still an increasingly frustrating problem. Is it really that hard for folks to clean up after themselves? I don't aim to point fingers at anybody in particular. My point is that anybody...
December 9, 2012 - 12:00am
October 30, 2012
Letter: North Dakota Measure 5 a lie that just doesn't jive
Measure 5 is a lie! Sure it reads nice. Who isn't for protecting puppies, kittens and horses from abuse? But it would do nothing to help abused animals, rather it is all about making criminals out of animal owners. The measure was written by out-of-state animal rights groups, mainly...
October 30, 2012 - 12:00am