Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Midgets gymnastics welcomes all challengers for state meet
'Cardiac Cats': Glen Ullin-Hebron storms back on Bulldogs, wins first Region 7 championship
In name of fighting cancer, DSU's Seth Moerkerke went bald Thursday
Blue Hawks ice Waldorf, advance to NSAA semifinals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
Roger S. Farrier
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
December 30, 2016
College hockey rolls on with virtually no fighting, why isn't anyone following suit?
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Rick Rypien died at age 27. Derek Boogaard was 28. Wade Belak was 35. It has been five years since three NHL enforcers...
December 30, 2016 - 9:46pm
September 19, 2015
Gains made in fighting California wildfires
Firefighters gained ground on Saturday against two major wildfires that have destroyed more than 1,000 homes in Northern California, even as people evacuated a week ago from fire-ravaged Middletown returned home, officials said. Fire officials say the two blazes, which have killed...
News/Nation and World
September 19, 2015 - 11:22pm
August 24, 2015
Police Blotter: Unmanned vehicle crashes into building
A vehicle reportedly crashed into the north side of the Armstrong Corp. building around 10:45 a.m. Sunday on the 500 block of Elks Drive, causing around $15,000 in damage to the building. The driver reportedly fell out of the vehicle and lost control, after which it rolled across...
August 24, 2015 - 10:36pm
August 28, 2012
Dickinson police: Reports of fighting up
Fights, particularly those in or near bars, are becoming more commonplace in Dickinson as the population increases with an oil boom. In 2009, the Dickinson Police Department received 12 calls for fights all year, Capt. Dave Wilkie said. So far this year, there have been 90 calls...
August 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Letter: Don't forget about settlement in Fighting Sioux case
"Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive," Sir Walter Scott. In recent weeks there has been a run of published letters opposing the retirement of the Sioux nickname and endless grousing about softy professors, crybaby politics, the villainous NCAA, Spirit...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
December 9, 2009
Judge won't rule today on nickname suit
DEVILS LAKE -District Judge Michael Sturdevant will not rule today on a lawsuit filed by University of North Dakota nickname supporters who want the North Dakota Board of Higher Education to give more time for a deal to be worked out between the college and the state's Sioux tribes. Fighting...
December 9, 2009 - 12:50pm
September 22, 2009
UND urges civility in nickname debate
GRAND FORKS (AP) -- The University of North Dakota is urging civility in the debate over the school's Fighting Sioux nickname and Indian head logo. Spokesman Peter Johnson says the effort is prompted by some of the problems that have resulted during national debate over health care...
September 22, 2009 - 2:00pm
March 3, 2009
Committee questions Engelstad Arena lobbying to retain Fighting Sioux nickname
BISMARCK -- People are lobbying by the Ralph Engelstad Arena to retain the Fighting Sioux nickname, according to a University of North Dakota committee. UND English Professor Sharon Carson, representing the Campus Committee for Human Rights, wrote a letter last month raising concerns...
March 3, 2009 - 11:37pm
January 15, 2009
Committee being formed for ND nickname
The chancellor of the state university system says he's trying to find tribal representatives to serve on a committee to study the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname and logo. Chancellor William Goetz told the state Board of Higher Education he's found representatives...
January 15, 2009 - 8:46am
February 22, 2008
Goetz: More dialogue needed on Fighting Sioux nickname
MAYVILLE - A direction on how to proceed with the University of North Dakota Fighting Sioux nickname should be more clear when a new president assumes office in July. North Dakota University System Chancellor Bill Goetz said the issue should not be placed on the shoulders of incoming...
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am