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The High Chaparral hopes to make its mark on north Dickinson property
North Dakota paleontologists provide public fossil digs in state
Police Blotter: $15,000 in equipment, tools stolen from Fidelity Exploration yard
Northern Black Hills fire only 5 percent contained
Beach breaks city council election tie with a coin toss
crime and courts
nation and world
Williston crew camps remain in limbo
Dakota Prairie Refinery sold to Tesoro at a loss, hurt by oil price slump
SEC: Texas 'Frack Master' bilked investors out of millions
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection
Jackie Hope: Dickinson native writes ND-inspired steampunk fiction
VIDEO: Taste-testing the ‘new’ Pizza Corner pizza
Veeder: Reaping what I sowed with garden boasting
Kat Perkins releases musical tribute to late singer and friend Christina Grimmie
Rockin' Nikki and the Karaoke Guy featured at upcoming bandshell show
Minnesota players, coaches remember Summitt’s legacy
Men’s golf could be returning to UND
NHL Notebook: Predators acquire Subban from Canadiens for Weber
NFL Notebook: Colts make Luck NFL’s highest-paid player
Schnepf: Amy Ruley remembers Pat Summitt as the 'godmother' of women’s basketball
Port: AG says Williston broke open meeting law during man camp ban talks
Holten: Your purpose in life
Other Views: Supreme Court’s abortion decision consistent
Ahlin: Collins, Heitkamp win praise in Senate gun control debate
Marcil: Extraordinary power, magic in roots and wonder of home
good bad and ugly
Alvin "Al" Wiemann
Alvin "Al" Wiemann
Lonny R. Tachenko
Charles Clinton Bush
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
December 11, 2009
Letter: 2009 a 'record' year in North Dakota
December is the time of each year that we reflect on the past year. The year 2009 was a very eventful year in North Dakota. We had record snowfall, record floods and a record tornado in Dickinson. We had record crop production, continuous growth in oil production and a record surplus...
letters / opinion
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
November 17, 2009
Military ignored glaring threats
Stephen Coughlin is an attorney and intelligence officer who was once the Pentagon's sole specialist on Islamic law. He lectured on jihad doctrine -- what the Koran and key Islamic texts actually say about waging war -- to military leaders who had been (and continue to be) strategizing,...
November 17, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2009
Enjoy the crazy
For right-wing Republicans, the presidency of George W. Bush began as a dream come true. People calling themselves "conservatives" ran everything in Washington. Even before the GOP won both houses in 2002, Congress gave Bush everything he asked for. Republican apparatchiks controlled...
November 13, 2009 - 12:00am
October 31, 2009
Letter: Remember those who fight for freedom
Veterans Day, Nov. 11, will be upon us again in just a few days. For some Americans, it will just be another day in American history. But, for many other Americans, it is a very special day! Many of us will attend the Veterans Day program in our communities on that day. I personally...
letters / opinion
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
September 20, 2009
Letter: Support oil, wind, renewable energy
Greetings from your District 36 senator. I would like to give you an update on my interim committees. I have been assigned to three committees: Energy Development and Transmission, Public Safety and Transportation, and the Taxation Committee. My focus in this letter will be on the...
letters / opinion
September 20, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
George Washington was first 'Rules Guy'
It turns out George Washington really was the first "Rules Guy." I thought of that as I was visiting friends in Virginia recently and came across his booklet, "Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior In Company and Conversation" on their coffee table.
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
WHAT TO DO WITH STIMULUS FUNDS?
During the last of three "Coffee With Your Legislators" events Saturday, what to do with stimulus package money seemed to take center stage....
March 21, 2009 - 9:41pm
February 20, 2009
University elects man as homecoming queen
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) -- George Mason University students have elected a drag queen as homecoming queen. Student Ryan Allen beat out two women for the title at the 30,000-student school in suburban Washington, D.C., famous for its run to the Final Four a few years back. Allen competed...
February 20, 2009 - 1:54pm
February 7, 2009
Letter: Senator shares insight
Greetings from your District 36 senator. I would like to give you an update on my state Senate activities for the month of January. I have been assigned to two committees. The first committee is the Industry, Business and Labor Committee which meets on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday....
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
George A. Urlacher
George A. Urlacher, 92, Dickinson, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009 at the St. Luke's Home, Dickinson. George's Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, Dickinson, with Fr. Jim Braaten as the celebrant. Interment will follow...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Services for George Underwood, 74, of Beach, formerly of Sentinel Butte, are pending with the Stevenson Funeral Home of Baker, Mont. George passed away on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009 at the Wibaux County Nursing Home in Wibaux, Mont. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am