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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
March 12, 2015
Hawks Point management changes; Senior Services of America will take over facility from DSU Foundation
The management company that ran Dickinson’s Hawks Point at its inception will soon be in charge once again. Dickinson Investments LLC --...
March 12, 2015 - 7:51pm
December 29, 2014
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 2 is DSU Foundation problems coming to light
The Dickinson Press’ Top 10 Stories of 2014 series continues. The series ends Wednesday with our No. 1 Story of 2014. When news broke in October...
December 29, 2014 - 5:59pm
December 8, 2014
Records show DSU Foundation’s shift away from scholarships
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem’s motion to move the Dickinson State University Foundation into receivership has left students, donors, investors and the surrounding community questioning how the Foundation got to this point. The Foundation’s alleged problems with accounting,...
December 8, 2014 - 11:49pm
November 10, 2014
DSU president distances university from Foundation: Group must pay Brinkman, companies more than $1.56M
Dickinson State University officially distanced itself further from the DSU Foundation after a judge ruled against the Foundation in arbitration. In...
November 10, 2014 - 1:08pm
August 21, 2014
Officials: Stark County fairgrounds project at standstill: Most of $300K set for startup spent on research
Plans for a Stark County fairgrounds remain at a standstill. More than a year ago, the Stark County Fair Association gave the Dickinson State University Foundation $300,000 as startup money to plan the project. That was a big step after 25 years of failed attempts to secure land...
August 21, 2014 - 10:10pm
April 30, 2014
Legality of Stark County fairgrounds LLC in question following meeting
The Stark County state’s attorney has raised concerns over the legality of a public-private LLC being formed to develop the county’s fairgrounds. Park Board President Arnie Binek conveyed attorney Tom Henning’s concerns during the county Fair Association’s Wednesday night...
April 30, 2014 - 11:11pm
April 24, 2014
AG: Foundation violated open records law: Thompson required to review emails requested by The Press
North Dakota’s attorney general ruled Thursday that the Dickinson State University Foundation has violated the state’s open records law. Wayne Stenehjem issued an opinion stating the Foundation acts as an agent of DSU by performing governmental functions on the university’s...
April 24, 2014 - 11:36pm
April 4, 2014
Thompson steering the ship on fairgrounds project: Committee utilizes $217K for engineering, meetings
Editor's Note: Corrections were made to this story on April 4, 2014. A year after the Dickinson State University Foundation was given $300,000 of public money to get a Stark County fairgrounds plan rolling, the group’s CEO is steering the ship. Roughly $217,000 has been spent...
April 4, 2014 - 2:18pm
February 21, 2014
Alumni Foundation cuts event ties with DSU: List includes Arts Roundup, football tailgate
The Dickinson State University Alumni and Foundation is cutting ties with the university for some events it has sponsored in the past. The foundation will no longer sponsor the Arts Roundup and Outstanding Senior Luncheon events, and will cease ties with pregame football tailgating...
February 21, 2014 - 11:20pm
December 14, 2013
DSU Foundation working to recover after troubled months
Amid shoddy recordkeeping and a behind-the-scenes legal dispute, the Dickinson State University Foundation board is also shrinking. In the past...
December 14, 2013 - 10:10pm
October 10, 2013
'Badlands Event Center' plans unveiled
Dickinson residents got their first look Wednesday at a proposed event center and arena grounds that could come with a price tag in excess of...
October 10, 2013 - 12:00am