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Judge prohibits ND from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
John Lohman, believed last surviving member of Forum's 1957 Pulitzer-winning tornado coverage, dies at 82
Trial under way for ND man accused of stabbing ex-girlfriend to death
Oil company comes forward after discovering five unreported ND spills
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Sue Anderson leaves her footprints in the arts
Sue Anderson reflects on her teaching career
Andrew Rohwedder retires as technology educator
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Berrios pitches eight strong innings in win over Tigers
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Gardenhire's return is good for Tigers and baseball
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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June 30, 2014
Ruling: SD seed case not criminal: Payments for ND farmers in the works
ABERDEEN, S.D. — An investigator for the South Dakota attorney general’s office has told farmers and elevator operators owed money in the Anderson Seed Inc. insolvency that the case is civil, and criminal charges won’t be filed against Ron and Stephanie Anderson and their Mentor,...
June 30, 2014 - 10:39pm
November 18, 2013
Too little, too late: Belfield farmer burned in seed company’s insolvency said regulators slow on the draw
BELFIELD — Kevin Kessel said if it wasn’t for an off-farm job in North Dakota’s oil fields, the loss of $149,000 in sunflower seeds in...
November 18, 2013 - 7:03pm
March 17, 2012
More people equals more trash: Solid waste workshops to be held in North Dakota
One organization is reminding residents about proper solid waste disposal and management in preparation for more people coming to the area, officials...
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
Elks project fails to meet deadlines
After several contract extensions, renovations to downtown Dickinson's historic Elks Building were to be completed by Sept. 30, but that deadline...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2009
Big hearts and little people
Melissa Stockert has taken her love of children and turned it into a child care facility in Dickinson. "We wanted to present this in a homelike...
November 17, 2009 - 12:00am
August 15, 2009
Dickinson begins pinning down 2010 budget
Dickinson officials met Friday to discuss the city's 2010 preliminary budget, with relatively few changes and no city property tax increase, a city official said. City Administrator Shawn Kessel said the only property tax growth the city has budgeted for are properties being constructed...
August 15, 2009 - 12:00am
August 4, 2009
City commissioners talk tornado assistance
Dickinson City Commissioners are worried about how businesses will bounce back financially after a tornado hit the city July 8. Commissioners have less than a week to decide what reimbursement route to take, they said during a Monday meeting. City Administrator Shawn Kessel said...
August 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 1, 2009
Residents confused by Tooz Construction memo
A memo reportedly sent out recently by Tooz Construction in Dickinson has some city officials and residents scratching their heads. "They (Tooz) had been charging some residents for work that they did during the tornado cleanup and we had received a few complaints about the bills...
August 1, 2009 - 12:00am
July 14, 2009
Electrical problems persist
One of Dickinson's main electrical transmission lines suffered severe damage in a storm last week and workers are scrambling to have it fixed by Friday. There is potential, if another storm hits, that the city could lose power. The affected section spans about 2 1/2 miles in northeast...
July 14, 2009 - 12:00am
July 3, 2009
Chief: New network to benefit Dickinson
Dickinson Police Chief Chuck Rummel was amazed when Flow Mobile representatives took him on a tour of the new wireless network recently installed in the city. "It (the Internet connection) never even broke. It was just constant. It went from tower to tower," Rummel said. "It was...
July 3, 2009 - 12:00am
June 19, 2009
City looks at recycling
When G & G Recycling closed its doors earlier this year it created a void in Dickinson's recycling market that needed to be filled, city Administrator Shawn Kessel said. Since then, the city and private organizations have been looking into what can be done to make up for the loss,...
June 19, 2009 - 12:00am
May 27, 2009
Developer to ask for 4th extension
Something that many in Dickinson thought would never happen became a reality last week. After more than two years, the chain-link fence lining...
May 27, 2009 - 11:50pm
February 26, 2009
TV thieves plead guilty
Jordan Kessel, 20, of Dickinson, pleaded guilty Wednesday to two criminal conspiracy charges -- one for burglary and one for theft. Matthew Kubik, 21, of Dickinson pleaded guilty to identical charges Tuesday. Charges were filed against Kubik and Kessel in September, after the Prairie...
February 26, 2009 - 11:36pm
February 25, 2009
City planning construction for safer sidewalks
Dickinson homeowners who want to improve the aesthetic appeal of their houses may get help from the city this year. Dickinson is taking requests to participate in the annual Sidewalk Improvement District program which helps provide residents an affordable alternative to fix up their...
February 25, 2009 - 11:52pm
January 21, 2009
First of many for new administrator
Shawn Kessel served in his post as the new Dickinson city administrator for his first Dickinson City Commission meeting held in City Hall on Tuesday. "I want to thank the commission for hiring me and for allowing interim city administrator Rummel the time to introduce me around town,"...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am