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Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
ND Teamsters pin hopes on legislation to save pensions
Jan Murtha taking over as Dickinson city attorney
Blotter: Multiple potential overdoses reported over the weekend
Hoeven speaks to cabin owners about Jamestown Reservoir bill
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Celebrate 'Roaring Twenties' at Yuletyme
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
Midgets stumble in season opener
Paul Miller remains NDSU's point guard
UND cruises past Division III foe after big games
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Former DHS football player earns MIAC honorable mention
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Richard "Dick" Zalesky
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
Christmas Storybook Contest
The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
January 31, 2013
Dickinson officials lobby to stay out of debt
BISMARCK -- An additional 22,000 people are expected to settle in Dickinson over the next seven years, further stretching the city's infrastructure as it struggles to keep up with water supply, wastewater and other issues. At the end of the current biennium, the city is looking...
January 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 6, 2013
Water in, water out: Millions of dollars are needed to upgrade Dickinson's H20, sewer systems
Dickinson will need to spend millions of dollars in the next few years to upgrade its water and sewer systems to support projected growth in...
January 6, 2013 - 12:00am
December 28, 2012
Dickinson may need $178M to complete more than 40 projects
To support the planned residential and commercial growth coming to Dickinson, the city may need about $178 million in the next biennium to complete more than 40 projects. At a special City Commission meeting at the Dickinson Area Public Library on Thursday, commissioners, city officials...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 29, 2012
Sundance developers infrastructure warranty required in agreement by Dickinson officials
In an effort to save Dickinson and its taxpayers money, city officials added a clause to a planned unit development agreement obliging the developer to warranty two subdivisions' infrastructure for five years once they're turned over to the city. The clause was added to the Sundance...
November 29, 2012 - 12:00am
November 23, 2012
Dodge roads fall victim to time: City working on infrastructure plan
Time has taken its toll on the streets of Dodge. The pavement was chipped, cracked and sealed several times, but now it's time the city looks at undertaking some real work on the city's streets, said Mayor Leonard Strifle. "We had the streets put in some time in the early '70s and...
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Dickinson infrastructure must grow: Planning project suggests it will take millions to help city keep up with population growth
The "Roadmap to the Future" is almost complete. The year-plus planning project conducted by Kadrmas, Lee and Jackson on behalf of the city of Dickinson will wrap up next month and is expected to be approved in January. Representatives from KLJ presented "Dickinson 2035: Roadmap to...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
October 6, 2012
Gubernatorial Debate: Candidates square off on oil boom challenges
FARGO -- The candidates in the North Dakota governor's race clashed in a debate Friday over their differing approaches to dealing with challenges...
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
Ag industry facing challenges: Roads, surface rights important issues
As the fall elections draw near, southwest North Dakota has many issues it must face. The agricultural industry is booming, just like the oil...
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Updated energy policy emphasizes infrastructure
BISMARCK -- An updated version of the state's energy policy emphasizes the need to invest in infrastructure, conduct more research and development,...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Dunn County calls for crew camp moratorium
A crew camp moratorium will be in place in Dunn Center until the city can better review its housing situation. The moratorium was decided on at a special City Council meeting last week after it learned of a resident who was housing 10 to 12 workers on their property without getting...
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
July 5, 2012
Bank to share royalties with oil-impacted towns
BISMARCK (AP) -- A bank with mineral interests in western North Dakota is returning some of its royalty income to communities that are impacted by oil development. AgriBank is the finance bank for Farm Credit Services.
July 5, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Official: State should invest up to $5 billion in oil counties
WILLISTON -- The state should invest up to $5 billion in northwest North Dakota communities with the most oil activity, the president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council said Wednesday. Ron Ness, while testifying to a group of legislators meeting in Williston, said communities...
May 31, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
North Dakota infrastructure could limit Bakken drilling
DENVER (AP) -- Infrastructure challenges in western North Dakota could limit the number of oil and gas drilling rigs in the Bakken system's rich Williston Basin, industry executives said at a conference Thursday. As companies have flocked to tap resources there, heavy equipment has...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
DPG seeking comment for cable update
A telecommunications company plans to upgrade services in rural areas of Billings, McKenzie and Golden Valley counties this year and the Dakota Prairie Grasslands is seeking comments for the proposal. Reservation Telephone Cooperative wants to bring fiber optic cable to 136 rural...
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2012
Hoeven: Private investment may help with infrastructure needs
Area leaders met with North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven at Dickinson Public Library on Monday and expressed the area's need for infrastructure. Hoeven...
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am