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Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
'We have lost all what money can buy': Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Art that is skin deep: Tattoo expo paints legendary portrait of ND
Twitter suspends 300,000 accounts tied to terrorism in 2017
crime and courts
nation and world
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
A family of veterans
Change of venue for campfire
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Defensive dilemmas:Blue Hawks use bye week to make improvements
Dickinson High swimming and diving 10th at UND meet
Dickinson High cross country teams place 7th in Bismarck
Dickinson State women’s golf 4th at Jamestown
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Jacobs: Incumbency matters in ND, but it's no guarantee for reelection
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
Port: Poll show more North Dakotans want to see Senator Heitkamp replaced than re-elected
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Mike R. Messer
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
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May 3, 2017
Some county commissioners say they were not contacted before DSU funding decision
Some Stark County commissioners raised concerns at their monthly meeting Tuesday that they were not consulted before the Legislature voted on...
May 3, 2017 - 7:00am
April 4, 2017
County concerned for shareholders
The state is now asking for its money back after it invested in Red Trail Energy LLC, but Stark County is not quite ready to hand it over.
April 4, 2017 - 11:13pm
March 7, 2017
Case against the county dismissed
A federal district court dismissed former Stark County Veterans Service Officer Leslie Ross' case against the county. Stark County state's attorney...
March 7, 2017 - 9:01pm
February 10, 2017
Heiser brings expertise to state board
Al Heiser struggles to use his vacation time. While some people can take their time off to relax and get away from work, Stark County's road...
February 10, 2017 - 9:39pm
February 5, 2017
Saws, and hammers and drills, oh my!
Employees at the Stark County Courthouse in Dickinson can hear the sounds of construction while they go about their daily jobs. They may step...
February 5, 2017 - 7:00am
Elkin assumes county commission chair
The Stark County Commission elected Jay Elkin as chairman at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. Elkin, who has been on the commission for eight...
January 5, 2017 - 9:18pm
December 7, 2016
Franchuk joins county commission
Deputy Sheriff Dean Franchuk took his seat on the Stark County Commission for the first time Tuesday morning. Franchuk won the district three...
December 7, 2016 - 11:47am
November 1, 2016
Wolf retires: After 16 years of service, Wolf is leaving the Stark Co. Commission
Duane "Bucky" Wolf moved to adjourn his final Stark County Commission meeting Tuesday morning with a final pound of the gavel. Wolf is retiring...
November 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
July 5, 2016
Commission breaks ground on courthouse renovation
The Stark County Courthouse renovation took a symbolic step forward on Tuesday immediately following the regular meeting of the Stark County...
July 5, 2016 - 8:22pm
Stark Co. commissioners discuss LEC ownership details
The Stark County Commission discussed the county’s ownership nature of the Law Enforcement Center Tuesday morning at its regular meeting. Commissioner Duane “Bucky” Wolf brought up the issue, which concerns the fact that while the county owns the facility, the city of Dickinson...
January 5, 2016 - 6:55pm
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
December 18, 2015
Residents argue pros and cons of proposed Brady Wind farm
Perhaps nothing in recent times has polarized the Stark County community more than the issue of wind energy development. The latest test comes...
December 18, 2015 - 11:13pm
December 1, 2015
Stark County commissioners move forward with future courthouse expansion
The Stark County Commission reviewed the results of a “Phase 1” pre-design study for a new addition to the Stark County Courthouse on Tuesday...
December 1, 2015 - 6:58pm
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 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