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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
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
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
May 23, 2016
Dickinson hospital campus receives $250,000 grant from ConocoPhillips
CHI St. Alexius Dickinson received a $250,000 grant from ConocoPhillips on May 11 to complete a four-year commitment of $1 million from the petroleum company. Jodi Bosch, director of the hospital’s foundation, said the sum went towards the construction and equipment costs of the...
May 23, 2016 - 5:39pm
February 25, 2016
Oil impact grants suspended for city of Dickinson, domestic violence center
At least two major Dickinson projects will be negatively impacted by an overextension of the North Dakota Oil and Gas Impact Grant Fund program. As a result of steeply decreased oil revenues in the state budget, a $4 million grant to the city of Dickinson and a $750,000 proposed financial...
February 25, 2016 - 8:35pm
December 29, 2015
DSU receives $95,000 grant for tech-assisted learning
Dickinson State University received a $95,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Utilities Service in November to improve its distance education technology, which allows it to offer online classes and satellite locations. DSU had 323 students enrolled in distance...
December 29, 2015 - 10:53pm
January 7, 2015
St. Joe’s receives technology grant
Dickinson’s Catholic hospital has received more than $8,000 in grant money. Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program awarded CHI St. Joseph’s Hospital a grant for $8,035 will be used toward ICD-10 hardware, software and staff training expenses, according to a release Administered...
January 7, 2015 - 9:49pm
June 18, 2014
Parts of North Dakota under flash flood warning, tornado watch
Most of North Dakota is either in a flash flood warning or tornado watch. The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a tornado watch for southwest and southcentral North Dakota, including Adams, Burleigh, Grant, Hettinger, Morton, Oliver, Sioux and Stark counties. Severe...
June 18, 2014 - 3:23pm
Grant to help cover land costs for new school in Watford City
BISMARCK — The state Land Board on Wednesday approved another round of energy impact grants for schools and colleges in western North Dakota, including nearly $1.4 million for the McKenzie County Public School District to purchase land for a new school in fast-growing Watford City. Williston...
December 18, 2013 - 10:46pm
No limit placed on first round of Outdoor Heritage Fund grants
BISMARCK -- The panel that will recommend which projects receive grants through North Dakota's new Outdoor Heritage Fund decided Thursday not to cap the dollars that will be awarded during the first grant round, despite one member warning an expensive multi-year project could quickly...
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
September 27, 2013
ND land board changes policy, agrees to fund law enforcement personnel
BISMARCK -- Western North Dakota counties will see 28 new law enforcement-related employees after the Board of University and School Lands approved $8.8 million in grants Thursday. The approval contradicts the board's earlier agreement that it would not fund personnel because the...
September 27, 2013 - 12:00am
June 23, 2013
2 years after flood, Minot still rebuilding
MINOT -- Two years ago, Jennifer and Ryan Kelley evacuated their 1924, two-story home after city officials said water from the Souris River may...
June 23, 2013 - 12:00am
June 6, 2013
Roughrider Education Services Program approves $631,000 budget
After issues gathering a quorum at its Governing and Administrative Board meeting on Wednesday at the Dickinson State University campus, the Roughrider Education Services Program unanimously passed its 2013-14 budget of $210,347, effective July 1.
June 6, 2013 - 12:00am
April 25, 2013
Officials worry about mixing RESP, Succeed 2020 finances
Area school superintendents are concerned that grant money set aside to help junior and senior high teachers, as well as their students, is also supporting the everyday expenses of the organization that provides education, programs and tools to their faculty. The Roughrider Education...
April 25, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Study to evaluate greater role for ND pharmacists
FARGO -- Caregivers' best efforts to treat costly chronic diseases can suffer when patients fail to take their medications as prescribed. Nationally, the prescription drug compliance rate is estimated at 50 percent, according to researchers. An initiative to give North Dakota pharmacists...
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
Family planning: AG says sex ed funding allowed
A month after North Dakota State University officials blocked the college from receiving a $1.2 million grant that two faculty members applied...
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
Dunn County seeks $10M grant to implement safety measures on roads
The number of oil rigs in Dunn County is poised to magnify by the end of the summer. That could mean more traffic and people are on the way, leading to an increase in possible accidents on area roads in western North Dakota, where a growing number of severe crashes are already occurring. In...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am
Teen health organization protests NDSU decision to freeze federal sex ed grant
DEERFIELD, Ill. -- A national organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of teens "vigorously protests" the decision of North Dakota State University administrators to freeze a $1.2 million federal grant to offer a new voluntary sex education program. The Society...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am