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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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
October 12, 2013
White supremacist family moves to Leith
LEITH -- Craig Cobb is no longer the only white supremacist living in Leith. Kynan and Deborah Dutton and their five young children recently moved to Leith from Oregon. Kynan Dutton, 28, is an Iraq War veteran and self-proclaimed skinhead. The family lives in a trailer on Cobb's...
October 12, 2013 - 12:00am
September 22, 2013
Angels in Adoption: Dickinson's Williams family on the grow
It's not unusual for a young couple to have a growing family. It is a little unusual for a family of five to turn into a family of eight in...
September 22, 2013 - 12:00am
August 11, 2013
Faces of the Boom: New granddaughter provides extra incentive
WATFORD CITY -- Kevin Taylor has a new purpose for the extra money he's earning in North Dakota: spoiling his first granddaughter. The Redding,...
August 11, 2013 - 12:00am
July 14, 2013
Veeder: Family connected by the land
Our skin was brown from days spent under the summer sun in the biker shorts and neon sunglasses our grandmother gave us. It was 1990-something and we were just kids, so the scratches on our knees from our collected refusal to change out of those shorts, even while running through...
July 14, 2013 - 12:00am
July 7, 2013
Smokejumpers say nothing beats rush of one of the toughest jobs
JAMESTOWN -- Being a smokejumper is one of the toughest jobs. There may be only one job that's tougher -- being a smokejumper's mother. "I...
July 7, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2013
Family, farming and the National Guard: Former, current soldiers build a life together in Regent
REGENT - It was just another day at the farm in June 2005 when Jarin Schaible stopped loading up wheat to answer his cellphone. "It was a full-timer...
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am
March 24, 2013
Dickinson's Schweitzers foster families
Todd and Deb Schweitzer have taken the children of others into their home as foster parents for the past 24 years, and have raised four biological children along the way. The Dickinson couple cites their faith and pro-life beliefs as the main inspiration for their decision in the...
March 24, 2013 - 12:00am
March 10, 2013
FOTB: Family back together in Watford City
WATFORD CITY -- Jake Walters spent about half of 2012 commuting from southern California to Watford City, sleeping on the floor of an RV and...
March 10, 2013 - 12:00am
October 7, 2012
FOTB: Room for the whole family; Williston means jobs for parents, teens
WILLISTON -- In a town in need of workers, one family is providing five new employees. The Livings family recently moved from Colorado to the...
October 7, 2012 - 12:00am
August 5, 2012
A family problem: Loved ones often more affected by alcoholism than the addict
FARGO -- At her worst, "Jane" of New York Mills, Minn., avoided family gatherings. "I knew I was going to get drunk, and I didn't want to do...
August 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 21, 2012
Hanging in there
Jessica Thomas of Dickinson swings from platform to platform Friday at the West River Community Center playground after her friends and family...
April 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 6, 2011
Dickinson soldier on 3rd rotation in Kosovo; had chance to serve with brother
When some people travel to new countries they might experience culture shock, while others seem to experience culture opportunity. This month,...
September 6, 2011 - 12:00am
September 4, 2011
Kessel, Jilek announce their engagement
Deanna Kessel and Shawn Jilek announce their engagement. Kessel is the daughter of Doug Kessel and Mary Lou Hibl, Belfield. She is a graduate of Belfield High School and is employed with Baker Boy, Dickinson. Jilek is the son of Dale and Lori Jilek, Belfield. He is also a BHS graduate...
September 4, 2011 - 12:00am
June 25, 2011
A new ND home in Dickinson for displaced Minot resident
"I can't see how it can ever be livable again," Minot flood survivor Lois Hawbaker said of her house. Hawbaker, 83, had lived in Minot since...
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am
May 12, 2011
Foster families incorporate Native American culture
Social Services workers and families agree there is a definite need for more foster care families, especially Native American foster families. Lowell Nation, of Sioux descent, from Ft. Peck, Mont., says placing children in families that are much different than their own, can be shocking...
May 12, 2011 - 12:00am