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A new face downtown: Local developer Adam Metzker talks about origins and his work in Dickinson
Police Blotter: Man arrested for theft, drugs at Wal-Mart during Thanksgiving shopping
Local sheriff’s agencies weigh in on reported oilfield thefts in the Bakken
Family mourns husband, father at center of missing person search earlier this month
Public meeting scheduled to discuss Museum Drive roadwork project next week
crime and courts
nation and world
Decision time in South Dakota on huge Bakken pipeline
Tesoro a step closer to final decision on proposed railport for Bakken crude
Stark County Planning and Zoning approves erection of more wind towers
Eastern Montana businesses settle in to weather latest downturn in oil market
Oil gains, bond prices inch up on Turkey-Russia tensions
Q&A: Gwen Sebastian and Kat Perkins bring tours home for holidays
A roadmap at the end of life: Angel Advocates helps simplify settlement of an estate
The dilemma of serving turkey for Thanksgiving Day dinner
Patrick Hope: 2015 Turkey of the Year: The Swamp of Sorrows
Kat Perkins holding Christmas concert in Dickinson: Gourmet meal, concert to be held Nov. 30 at Astoria
Thanksgiving NFL Roundup: Stafford throws 5 TDs to lead Lions to Thanksgiving win; Panthers and Bears also win
Dickinson High football has five players named to Class 3A All-State teams
Feeney a ‘hidden gem’ for Dickinson State women’s basketball team
Harrison Smith is still a ‘Bonecrusher’ on Vikings’ defense
Brock: Thankful for American farmers
Other Views: Nickname fracas needn’t hurt UND fundraising
Jacobs: Election yawns? Check out legislative races
Heitkamp: Thank you to those who make the difference
Letter: Our government and its imbalance of powers
Fabian G. Zimmerman
David "Hutch" Hutchings
October 28, 2015
Brinkman files for bankruptcy
Granville “Beaver” Brinkman, the developer of multiple projects in Dickinson including the Hawks Point retirement facility on Dickinson State University’s campus, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The voluntary Chapter 11 petition was filed by Brinkman and his wife, Robbin...
News / local
October 28, 2015 - 7:57pm
July 3, 2015
DSUF investigation ongoing
The latest receivers report of the investigation into the Dickinson State University Foundation’s financial records was released June 25, a day after a state educational committee voted to withhold grant dollars intended for the Foundation’s use. This latest report mainly details...
News / education
July 3, 2015 - 11:48pm
May 18, 2015
Attorney General filing motion to push DSU Foundation into receivership
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has announced that his office is filing a motion that would force the Dickinson State University...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
November 10, 2014
DSU president distances university from Foundation: Group must pay Brinkman, companies more than $1.56M
Dickinson State University officially distanced itself further from the DSU Foundation after a judge ruled against the Foundation in arbitration. In...
November 10, 2014 - 1:08pm
April 24, 2014
AG: Foundation violated open records law: Thompson required to review emails requested by The Press
North Dakota’s attorney general ruled Thursday that the Dickinson State University Foundation has violated the state’s open records law. Wayne Stenehjem issued an opinion stating the Foundation acts as an agent of DSU by performing governmental functions on the university’s...
April 24, 2014 - 11:36pm
Court case with Brinkman, DSU Foundation to be kept public
All documents filed through and proceedings argued in district court relating to Brinkman Investments LLC vs. Dickinson Investments LLC will be open to the public, Southwest District Court Judge William Herauf ruled Monday. “I’m going to go with the policy of the Supreme Court...
News / local
March 24, 2014 - 11:58pm
March 22, 2014
DSU Foundation, Brinkman in court Monday
A judge will hear argument over whether to seal a case involving the Dickinson State University Foundation on Monday. Granville “Beaver” Brinkman and a group of his companies are bringing suit against the DSU Foundation and others for allegedly pushing him out of the management...
News / crime and courts
March 22, 2014 - 8:48pm
August 31, 2012
DSU students have a home in Blue Hawk Square
They waited 11 days for housing, but at 3 p.m.
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
June 16, 2012
Elks Building trees not saved, cut down: Neighbors disappointed with decision although replacements planned
For the last five years, Dickinson resident Eric Smallwood enjoyed looking out of his apartment window at the trees across the street by the...
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 3, 2012
$82,500 in city funds left for Elks Building renovation in Dickinson
Dickinson may take a different route to provide up to $82,500 in remaining funds to restore the historic Elks Building, commissioners said at...
local / News
April 3, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2011
The Dickinson Press Top 10: No. 10 - Elks Building
As the year wraps up and we enter 2012, The Dickinson Press will take you through the top stories that filled its pages this year. Today we start...
December 21, 2011 - 12:00am
April 1, 2011
Elks Building developer says project will meet deadline despite debt, other setbacks
Historic Elks Building owner Granville Brinkman said last Friday on-hold renovations would begin again today and the project will be complete...
local / News
April 1, 2011 - 12:00am