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EPA expands areas of approved use for Dow’s Enlist Duo herbicide
Bill outlawing ‘revenge porn’ passes ND House
ND House passes bill providing immunity for those who report drug overdoses
Bill doubling beef checkoff passes ND Legislature
Secure Energy Services withdraws Dunn Co. landfill app.
New rail data highlights how much ND crude heads east
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
North Dakota's new oil train safety checks seen missing risks
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Holten: The reason barns are red
Kemp: Million barrels of oil per day riding U.S. rails
Letter: E-cigs need more restrictions
Jacobs: ‘ND exceptionalism’ explains much about state
Other Views: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype
Ukrainians celebrate Easter with tradition of pysanky art
Shuttle bus service returns to Dickinson schools, enrollment period begins May 13
T-shirts evolve to rude sayings and bad ideas
Journeying the Narrow Path
Rolling Stones to play in Minneapolis on June 3
Dorothy P. Ficek
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Dominant one-two punch: Lawrence, Watson led DSU to a doubleheader sweep over Yellow Jackets
UND prepares to play in Frozen Four
Feeney signs to play for Blue Hawks
Vonn an apt role model for young skiers
NDSU receiver depth forces freshman into key roles
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
Stark County issues burn ban
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