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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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 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
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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am