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'I will ... become a chicken': French artist who spent a week inside a rock is now hatching eggs
White House says Trump to sign broadband privacy repeal
Missing Minnesota teen found safe in North Dakota
UND medical school outlines budget cuts
Potentially deadly fentanyl-laced pills are in Grand Forks area
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Injuries end playing career of UND football captain
Vikings S Smith undergoes ankle surgery
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Three Blue Hawks honored after Yellowjacket Open
North Dakota Badlands Bowl roster announced
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
M. Leroy Jacobs
William "Larry" Leroy McGlynn
Paul E. Paulson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Former DSU coach Mark Graupe announced as new Minot State women's basketball coach
August 14, 2014
N.D. regulators approve Adams County wind project in split vote
BISMARCK – In a split vote Thursday, the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a wind turbine farm in Adams County that eventually could provide enough power for more than 50,000 homes. Thunder Spirit Wind LLC filed its initial project notice in August 2011, proposing...
August 14, 2014 - 2:59pm
July 22, 2014
Hettinger airport gets $150,000 grant
The Department of Transportation awarded the Hettinger Municipal Airport a $150,000 grant, the department announced Tuesday. The grant is for airfield guidance signs, taxiway lighting and rehabilitation of a portion of the apron and runway, according to a press release from Sen....
July 22, 2014 - 2:03pm
July 19, 2014
Hettinger school superintendent resigns
HETTINGER — With only a month before school starts, Hettinger’s school district is without a superintendent. After two years in the position, Hettinger Public Schools Superintendent Adam Hill resigned from his position at a school board meeting on Wednesday night. In a phone...
July 19, 2014 - 11:35pm
July 3, 2014
Adams Co. says yes to wind farm
HETTINGER — Adams County commissioners unanimously approved permits for the new layout of a $350 million wind farm near Hettinger. Pending approval from the state’s Public Service Commission, wind farm construction in Duck Creek and Holt townships will proceed as planned later...
July 3, 2014 - 11:46pm
June 30, 2014
Flooding across area, funnel cloud near Mott reported
The National Weather Service received numerous reports of funnel clouds south of Dickinson on Friday night, but no tornadoes touched down. “A lot of people were watching them,” NWS meteorologist Todd Hamilton said. One cloud went down about halfway, he said — “any much further...
June 30, 2014 - 10:22am
June 21, 2014
Where does the wind go: Adams Co. turbines may need more land
HETTINGER — “Wild is the wind,” jazz artist Nina Simone sang. Indeed, building infrastructure around free-flowing wind for its energy...
June 21, 2014 - 11:38pm
June 18, 2014
No health problem can stop him: Hettinger man conquers cancer, is elected mayor
HETTINGER — One morning last year, a few months into chemotherapy for colon cancer, Hettinger resident Richard Wyman woke up and turned to...
June 18, 2014 - 10:27pm
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
June 16, 2014
Celebration of states: ND, SD celebrate 125 years since admitted to Union
LEMMON, S.D. AND HETTINGER — U.S. President Benjamin Harrison admitted both North Dakota and South Dakota into the Union on Nov. 2, 1889. The...
June 16, 2014 - 10:54pm
June 12, 2014
Luek, Pretzer get FFA honorary state degree
Hettinger ag instructor Larry Luek and Scranton teacher John Pretzer were two of 16 citizens who earned the honorary state degree from the North Dakota FFA Association at the organization’s convention in Fargo on June 2-6. The honor is bestowed on those who help advance agricultural...
June 12, 2014 - 11:38pm
June 4, 2014
Update: Tornado spotted near New England
A tornado was spotted near New England Wednesday. Photos sent to The Dickinson Press showed funnel clouds appearing in the Hettinger County...
June 4, 2014 - 5:11pm
June 3, 2014
Heitkamp wants Forest Service to acknowledge negligence for fire
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., has sent a letter to U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell requesting that his agency acknowledge negligence and fully reimburse ranchers who lost property in last year’s Pautre Fire. Tidwell visited Dickinson last week as part of a roundtable...
June 3, 2014 - 11:48pm
May 30, 2014
‘Drowning in paperwork:' Ranchers complain to Forest Service about regulations, understaffing
U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell apologized on Friday for last year’s Pautre Fire, and pledged to expedite the claims process for ranchers...
May 30, 2014 - 11:33pm
May 14, 2014
Hettinger improving armory for community use
HETTINGER - Leaders here hope to gradually turn their town’s abandoned National Guard armory into a popular community center — hosting more...
May 14, 2014 - 5:12pm
May 6, 2014
Sander trial rescheduled for July 23
The felony jury trial for for Trinity High School’s former principal has been rescheduled for July 23. Thomas Sander, who is charged with arson and endangerment, is set to have a pre-trial conference July 1 at the Stark County Courthouse. The trial was originally set for...
May 6, 2014 - 5:13pm