Skip to main content
Man reported for reckless driving: Trooper believed trucker had gun; standoff blocks I-94
The Dickinson Press
Speaking out for Tom: After losing soldier son to suicide, Jamestown family tries to dispel stigmas
A vote for the children of North Dakota: Committees for, against shared parenting measure sound off ahead of November vote
Alexander Truck Bypass enters final stages of construction
Oversen named woman of the year by coalition
South Heart homecoming royalty
Nation & World
Home-seller likes ‘crazy busy’ of Williston market: Schwab continues work with Centennial Homes in the Bakken
Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL
State law prohibits oil wealth checks
Hedging on TransCanada: Pipeline company eyed by U.S. investor activists
St. Paul rail yard expansion on the right track: City won’t fight appeal for environmental study
Monke: Bonanza evidence of city’s biggest problems
Omdahl: Legislature questions intelligence of voters
Veeder: Our village grows with us
Baumgarten: Through the eye of a camera
North Dakota Republican Legislators: Surge plan would save state money, benefit everyone
Education starts at home: Home schooling the preferred option for some southwest ND families
Nurses receiving training in care of burns
Heidt and Bachmeier
Frenzel and Morris
Going down for new purpose
Lawrence C. Mosbrucker
Viola "Wienie" Marie Barthel
Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm
Small Town Style: Transitional trends
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: It’s punishment time!
Jackie Hope: Yeast workers, arise!
Top-ranked Bison down No. 3 Griz
Dickinson girls place runner-up during meet
UND leans on defense to hold off Stony Brook
No. 5-ranked Minot Ryan rallies by Titans
Stilwell tallies 14 kills as Blue Jays sweep DHS
May 13, 2014
‘Check before you burn:' Officials urge residents to look at index before using pits
It may not be camping weather just yet — give it a few more degrees — but the Dickinson Fire Department is already reminding residents to check safety conditions before lighting up an outdoor fire pit or fireplace. “We’re getting very busy chasing fire pits,” Fire Chief...
news / local
May 13, 2014 - 10:37pm
February 21, 2014
No more fireworks sales in city limits: 2011 amendment didn’t curb illegal use in Dickinson
If the Dickinson Fire Department has its way, firework sales within city limits will be prohibited with adoption of the 2012 International Fire Code. The International Fire Code does not allow for the sale of fireworks within city limits and Dickinson didn’t either, until the adoption...
news / local
February 21, 2014 - 11:17pm
February 19, 2014
Police charge protesters in Ukraine’s bloodiest day: At least 21 people dead, many by gunshot
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian riot police charged protesters occupying a central Kiev square early on Wednesday after the bloodiest day since the former Soviet republic, caught in a geopolitical struggle between Russia and the West, won its independence. Police battled their way into...
news / crime
February 19, 2014 - 12:10am
September 21, 2012
Thousands of acres burn near Mandaree; another fire ablaze near Grassy Butte this afternoon
Firefighters are on-scene of fires that are burning thousands of acres across western North Dakota this afternoon. The "Little Swallow Fire" on the Fort Berthold Reservation has burned about 6,000 acres since Wednesday and is about 40 percent contained, according to the Bureau of...
September 21, 2012 - 5:24pm
March 22, 2012
Warm, dry conditions start wildfire season
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- Although warmer weather is being embraced by many snow-accustomed residents in the Plains and Upper Midwest, the unseasonably dry conditions have turned the region's vast grasslands into a tinderbox. Wildfires have already scorched thousands of acres, destroyed...
news / north dakota
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am
November 25, 2010
Keeping Thanksgiving Day safe and fire free
An estimated 2,000 Thanksgiving Day fires occur each year in homes across the country. An estimated average of five deaths, 25 injuries and $21 million in property loss occur each year as the result of those fires, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. "We all think of Thanksgiving...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
Suspicious fires start in Bowman
Preston Rehm's dog woke up early Saturday morning to be let out. Usually he sleeps through the night but it's a good thing he got antsy and woke the residents. Rehm says maybe "Chico" heard something associated with a suspicious fire that destroyed his garage, a couple of vehicles...
local / news
November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 25, 2009
Latest in series of Pa. fires claims 15 homes
The latest in a string of suspicious fires in this Philadelphia suburb tore through a block of row houses, damaging 15 homes, leaving several...
January 25, 2009 - 8:01pm
August 7, 2008
Fire departments respond to multiple fires
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Volunteer Fire Department reportedly responded to two unrelated fires on Wednesday. Chief Bob Sivak said the department received the first call at about 7:26 a.m. to a fire in an Arizona man's vehicle. Freddie Minor's vehicle had ignited in the Arby's parking...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Dickinson man is arrested in connection with three vehicle fires
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Police Department arrested a Dickinson man late Friday afternoon in connection with an incident on Saturday, April 12, when three vehicles were damaged by fire. Lt. Rick Shirey said Sonny V. Wanner, 30, was arrested at a relative's residence. He faces a...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Two area fires are extinguished Monday
DICINSON - The Stark County Sheriff's Department reported Tuesday morning that a controlled fire at a residence near Gladstone on Monday not only violated the county wide burn ban, which was instated last Tuesday, but it also got out of hand. According to the report, Johanne Vinson...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am