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Woman who died in crash near Makoti identified
No charges expected in Devils Lake inmate’s death
3 arrested for Grafton string of vehicle break-ins
Man found dead in Grand Forks apartment identified
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Reaction split on proposed natural gas flaring change
Oil soars over 10 percent, biggest gain in 6 years
Oil, saltwater spills near Williston
U.S. oil export advocates use Iran deal to buttress argument
Industry not expected to meet next flaring goal, seeks delay
Rhoades: When you’re stuck in summer
4 senators reminisce about service in Legislature
What happened to the honebees this summer?
LIVE BLOG: NDSU Bison at Montana Grizzles football
Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks sign Jordan Tescher
Dickinson Midgets football tops Fargo North in 3A opener
DSU women’s golf picked fifth in preseason poll
Former Blue Hawks compete at World Track Championships
Klein: Governor’s residence improvement necessary
Volesky: Belfield does have other street tax options
Benson: Riffing on the America’s celebrity parade
Heitkamp: Keeping our kids strong, safe as school starts
MacDonald: Bright talent, close friend lost too soon in Virginia shooting
Diane M. Schlosser
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...
News / local
August 4, 2015 - 6:55pm
July 7, 2015
Stark County recorder to refrain from issuing same-sex marriage licenses
The Stark County commissioners voted at their regular meeting Tuesday to authorize the county’s deputy recorder to issue marriage licenses after it was revealed that the county recorder felt uncomfortable granting them to same-sex couples. The discussion topic was brought up...
News / local
July 7, 2015 - 6:15pm
August 5, 2014
Stark Co. commissioners lean toward new building for human services
Stark County human services, now dispersed in older buildings throughout Dickinson, may be getting an entirely new facility, commissioners said after hearing the results of a feasibility study of the project at their Tuesday meeting. The county had commissioned KLJ to look into the...
News / local
August 5, 2014 - 10:22pm
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...
News / local
April 2, 2014 - 11:05pm
February 10, 2014
Better Know Your Leaders: Ken Zander
Name: Ken Zander Hometown: Stark County Position with the county: County Commissioner For how long? 11 years of service When did you move...
February 10, 2014 - 3:08pm
February 4, 2014
Stark County sheriff questioned on overtime: Commissioner wants Tuhy's office to cut back
A Stark County commissioner and the county’s sheriff disagreed Tuesday about overtime hours.
News / local
February 4, 2014 - 4:54pm
May 16, 2012
Diesel refinery planned near Dickinson
Local policymakers and business officials from Stark County received a better look at plans for a $250 million to $325 million diesel refinery that would pump up to 10,000 barrels of fuel or kerosene per day into the region, MDU Resources Group Inc. representatives said Tuesday. Increased...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
Stark County Park Board says 'yes' to $500K for bleachers
Stark County Park Board members were divided in giving the Roughrider Commission $500,000 from property sales by the board for bleachers Tuesday...
May 2, 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...
local / News / oil / water
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am
November 13, 2011
Remodel or rebuild?; Future of Stark County Social Services building undecided
The Stark County Social Services building needs a new look, officials said Friday, but there are plenty of details to be worked out. "(The building) is just inadequate," said Ken Zander, Stark County Commission chairman. "It doesn't meet the needs that have developed there over the...
November 13, 2011 - 12:00am
September 22, 2011
Stark County's questionable quorum
Three Stark County commissioners allegedly were present during discussions about zoning issues outside of an announced public meeting, which attorneys said would be a violation of open meeting laws. In the law, a meeting is defined as a gathering of the majority of the members of...
September 22, 2011 - 12:00am