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August 29, 2013
Trinity Elementary dismisses early because of heat
School has been canceled in North Dakota because of deadly winter storms, temperatures far below zero and large quantities of snow that make travel near impossible. But the late-August heat wave that's hitting the state well known for its frigid temperatures is causing one local school...
education / news / north dakota
August 29, 2013 - 12:00am
August 28, 2013
Lack of air conditioning forcing Trinity elementary schools to dismiss early
Trinity Elementary Schools will be dismissing early for the remainder of the week due to the heat wave in southwest North Dakota. None of the Dickinson Catholic Schools buildings are completely air conditioned, but the elementary students are more affected by the heat, Elementary...
education / local / news / north dakota
August 28, 2013 - 11:15am
State fair center of heat wave
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.
news / north dakota
August 28, 2013 - 12:00am
Hot weather a boon for ND group wanting later start date for school
BISMARCK -- As the state Department of Public Instruction takes calls from school districts about closing schools due to excessive heat, a group of parents who want the school year to start after Labor Day are using the high temperatures to their advantage. "We don't typically call...
education / news
August 28, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
Beat the heat: Dickinson temps top 98 degrees Wednesday
Water hose lines strung out. Children running through sprinklers and jumping into store-bought pools. Residents rushing to the market to stock up on cold treats. It's all part of the effort to beat the heat in Dickinson, but the hot temperatures may be here to stay, at least for...
July 12, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Heat wave in region leads to online courses
FARGO -- The heat wave the region experienced this week left many seeking refuge in pools, lakes and air-conditioned buildings. Beating the heat was the main objective, and that also is the goal of the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS). The warmer temperatures...
July 7, 2012 - 12:26am
July 3, 2012
A tad bit warm in Dickinson area
Residents sweated out highs of more than 90 degrees over the weekend and into Monday, according to the National Weather Service. Heat can bring concerns of other severe summer weather, officials said. No matter the chance of thunderstorms, this time of year any storm can turn severe...
local / news
July 3, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
It was 98 degrees in Dickinson but it felt like 104
With heat advisories and hazardous weather outlooks in place, the National Weather Service in Bismarck warned southwestern North Dakotans that the heat was coming Tuesday. Forecasts couldn't have been more right. According to an NWS forecast discussion at 2 p.m., Hettinger recorded...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
August 12, 2011
Southwest North Dakota yet to hit 100 degrees, summer still considered hot
Thermometers around southwest North Dakota haven't hit triple digits this year, one National Weather Service official said, but that certainly doesn't mean it isn't hot. NWS Science and Operations Officer Joshua Scheck said that none of the official reporting sites crested the 100...
August 12, 2011 - 12:00am
July 10, 2010
Twins in a tub
Press Photo by Ashley Martin Tristin and Jerzi Nihill, who are 7-month-old twins, take a bath in the shade Friday afternoon at their home in...
local / news
July 10, 2010 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Beating the heat
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Packing heat in the park
DICKINSON - For the past 25 years, firearms have been out of sight and out of mind in America's National Parks. Now, a group of individuals and at least 51 U.S. Senators are supporting the loosening of Park Service regulations that would make it legal to carry a loaded firearm in...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am