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Medora recognized for water storage project
Dalrymple asks attorney general to investigate McKenzie sheriff
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
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
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
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
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
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
March 29, 2014
Keeping up with agriculture: Alliance Ag Co-op’s new facility in Regent serves area ranchers, farmers
REGENT — As agriculture changes, so must suppliers. That’s what Alliance Ag Co-op General Manager Scott Smith of Hettinger said of the industry....
March 29, 2014 - 11:25pm
March 16, 2014
Changing of the guard: As doctors at West River Health Services in Hettinger retire, 5 more physicians have moved into take their place
HETTINGER — As older doctors have retired from West River Health Services in Hettinger, the clinic and hospital have been recruiting, and have...
March 16, 2014 - 4:00pm
Mirror Lake offers recreational plenty of opportunities
HETTINGER — Following a tough winter — which began in the Adams County and North Dakota-South Dakota border areas by a massive blizzard last October — spring is in the air in this small border town. One sure sign of spring is the melting ice on Mirror Lake, which sits just...
March 16, 2014 - 3:59pm
Quilting headquarters: Though patterns are changing, friends reopen and rename Hettinger quilt shop
HETTINGER — The seamstresses and quilters of southwestern North Dakota rely on the Buffalo Creek Quilt Shop Inc. for their fabrics and sewing...
March 16, 2014 - 3:53pm