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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
July 23, 2016
Vacancies up, room rates down for Oil Patch hotels
DICKINSON, N.D. — The price of a hotel room in western North Dakota has dropped by as much as 30 percent in the past year as hotels see...
July 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
January 20, 2016
Dickinson hotels were half empty in 2015
Dickinson hotels were about half-full in 2015, according to year-end average data obtained by the Dickinson Convention and Visitors Bureau on Wednesday. Terri Thiel, exective director of the Dickinson CVB, said hotels in Dickinson averaged about 48.2 percent occupancy during 2015,...
January 20, 2016 - 9:50pm
September 2, 2015
Dickinson hotels, at 50 percent occupancy, feel sting of Bakken oilfield slowdown
The days when travelers in Dickinson could find no room at the inn may be over, for now. Terri Thiel, director of the Dickinson Convention and...
September 2, 2015 - 10:50pm
Nearly half of hotel rooms in Williston sit empty
WILLISTON -- Nearly half of the hotel rooms in the epicenter of North Dakota's energy boom have been sitting empty this year, yet another sign that plunging oil prices have cooled the economy of the second-largest crude producing U.S. state. Producers, oilfield service providers...
September 2, 2015 - 2:05pm
July 17, 2015
Fargo-based hotel owner agrees to pay $180K
BISMARCK — A Fargo-based hotel owner still denies any wrongdoing after paying more than $184,000 to settle a federal lawsuit claiming he cheated about 200 current and former workers out of wages at 15 hotels in North Dakota, Minnesota and Montana. U.S. Department of Labor investigators...
July 17, 2015 - 11:28pm
July 16, 2015
Fargo-based owner of Dickinson hotels agrees to pay $180K to settle federal lawsuit
BISMARCK – A Fargo-based hotel owner still denies any wrongdoing after paying more than $184,000 to settle a federal lawsuit claiming he cheated about 200 current and former workers out of wages at 15 hotels in North Dakota, Minnesota and Montana. U.S. Department of Labor investigators...
News/crime and courts
July 16, 2015 - 12:22pm
February 24, 2015
Newly constructed hotel raises concerns with nearby residents
For Dickinson, the continual arrival of businesses can be a good thing. But to the people who make up a city, the actual residents who carry...
February 24, 2015 - 9:55am
December 16, 2014
Federal lawsuit filed against owner of Dickinson, Glendive hotels
FARGO – A new federal lawsuit alleges that a Fargo-based owner of 13 hotels in North Dakota and Montana owes nearly 200 employees about $100,000 in back pay and $100,000 in damages. The lawsuit filed by the U.S. Department of Labor in U.S. District Court in Fargo on Monday claims...
December 16, 2014 - 12:37pm
February 3, 2014
A Hom away from home: HomStay Suites opens in Dickinson
Sometimes you need more than just a place to rest your head in a hotel, which is the philosophy of HomStay Suites Extended Stay. The hotel just...
February 3, 2014 - 12:01pm
September 22, 2013
South Dakota hotel reservations sink with pheasant numbers
MITCHELL, S.D. - In Mitchell, pheasant hunting is more than a pastime.
September 22, 2013 - 12:00am
December 13, 2012
Roers construction begins: 2 hotels, apartment complex going up in West Ridge Center
Roers officials said Wednesday that deals to bring more retailers to west Dickinson are in the works, but details are under wraps until after...
December 13, 2012 - 12:00am
October 16, 2012
City hears concerns of overbuilding: Dickinson has 17 hotels with another 10 planned
The City of Dickinson is worried that there will be too many hotels if the growth in the hospitality industry continues at the rate its growing. At its regular meeting Monday evening at City Hall, Dickinson City Commission members, minus President Dennis Johnson, who was out on a...
October 16, 2012 - 12:00am
October 7, 2012
FOTB: Room for the whole family; Williston means jobs for parents, teens
WILLISTON -- In a town in need of workers, one family is providing five new employees. The Livings family recently moved from Colorado to the...
October 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 21, 2012
Room 4 more: Height regulation change may mean hotels to make way to Dickinson
A Fargo developer announced Wednesday it plans to build four hotels west of Dickinson. Dickinson Planning and Zoning commissioners unanimously...
June 21, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Hotels changing skyline; 4 more may make Dickinson home
Dickinson may be home to four more hotels, if all goes as planned. Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission members approved a change that increases the maximum height of a building from 45 feet to 60 feet, during their meeting this morning at City Hall. The request was made by...
June 20, 2012 - 10:31am