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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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 15, 2016
Incumbents Elkin and Kuntz, Franchuk win Stark County Commission primary
Voters put two Stark County commissioners on a path toward re-election during Tuesday's primary, while another commission primary race fell in favor of a county sheriff's deputy. Incumbents Pete Kuntz and Jay Elkin soundly defeated Clarence Tuhy and Leslie Ross in the District 1 and...
June 15, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 12, 2016
Stark County Commission debate ranges from wind farm to mental health
Five of the six candidates vying for three seats on the Stark County Commission met to discuss the region’s current status and options for...
May 12, 2016 - 10:10pm
April 27, 2016
Stenehjem talks optimism in Dickinson
Wayne Stenehjem wasted no time in describing his attitude about the North Dakota governor's race at a Wednesday night campaign event in Dickinson....
April 27, 2016 - 10:43pm
March 1, 2016
Family with wind farm health concerns reaches agreement with NextEra
Melissa Hochmuth of NextEra Energy Resources told Stark County commissioners on Tuesday morning that her company has worked out an agreement with the family of Mike Schoch, a Schefield area resident, who had concerns about the transmission line for the planned Brady Wind Energy Center...
March 1, 2016 - 4:32pm
December 29, 2015
Stark Co. places moratorium on wind farm applications: Permits will not be considered until 2018
The Stark County Commission voted unanimously to stop accepting applications for wind farm conditional-use permits for a period of two years at a regular meeting Tuesday at Stark County Courthouse. The move comes after the commission approved the 87-turbine Brady Wind Energy Center...
December 29, 2015 - 10:54pm
December 22, 2015
Wind farm approved: Stark County approves 87-turbine wind farm despite division among officials, residents
A muffled groan could be heard from members of the audience as Stark County Commissioner Jay Elkin voted “aye,” the third and deciding vote...
December 22, 2015 - 11:04pm
October 6, 2015
2016 Stark County budget unveiled: Oil and gas revenues still face low projections
The Stark County Commission is projecting oil and gas revenues to remain low in 2016 despite an increase in overall spending by the county for that year. The commission discussed this and other points about its 2016 budget, which it approved unanimously Tuesday at its regular...
October 6, 2015 - 6:43pm
August 28, 2015
Stark Co. Planning and Zoning Board rejects stricter wind farm regulations
The Stark County Planning and Zoning Board rejected a series of proposed amendments to the county’s Zoning Ordinance, which called for stricter regulations on wind farms, at its regular meeting Thursday in front of a crowd of citizens that were divided on the topic. In its place,...
August 28, 2015 - 12:06am
August 4, 2015
Stark County Commission begins look at courthouse addition
The Stark County Commission took its first step toward an addition to the Stark County Courthouse on Tuesday morning during its regular meeting. The commissioners decided to retain JLG Architects as the firm that will conduct a needs assessment of the proposal and possibly work...
August 4, 2015 - 6:55pm
July 17, 2014
Sanford to launch air service base in Dickinson
A day after Spirit Lifeline pulled out of Dickinson, another medical air service hopes to take its place. Bismarck-based Sanford AirMed announced Thursday that it plans to establish a base in Dickinson by late fall, according to a press release. The oil boom city will be home to...
July 17, 2014 - 11:41pm
July 1, 2014
Not enough officers to patrol roads, sheriff says
Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy, in what has become an ongoing plea for help, told the Stark County Commission on Tuesday that the need for...
July 1, 2014 - 10:41pm
June 4, 2014
A fight for flight rights: Sanford Air, Spirit Lifeline compete for Stark Co. medical air contract
Another air ambulance service has pitched its membership plan to Stark County. Sanford Air Transportation explained its plan Tuesday for Stark...
June 4, 2014 - 4:04pm
May 6, 2014
Med-air club: Air ambulance pitches membership plan; Stark County would pay $129K
An air ambulance company pitched a deal to Stark County commissioners Tuesday that would likely be a good deal for citizens, but would cost the...
May 6, 2014 - 11:06pm
April 2, 2014
Commissioners debate truck regulation salary: Stark County officials try to woo back promoted deputy
As Stark County slowly thaws out from a seemingly never-ending winter, having a full-time truck regulation deputy in the Sheriff’s Office becomes more and more critical. Recently, the sheriff’s department lost its truck regulation deputy when Frederick Lee took a promotion and...
April 2, 2014 - 11:05pm
March 19, 2014
Dickinson Planning, Zoning Commission works out kinks in sign ordinance
The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission continued to work out the kinks in a revision of the proposed sign ordinance as billboard and sign companies plead with them to leave room for change and growth. “This is important and it gives an impression to what type of place this...
March 19, 2014 - 11:28pm