Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Homegrown Hollywood: Belfield Theater will host screening of North Dakota films this weekend
Students try to #SaveSelke
Trump administration to review dozens of U.S. national monuments
ND legislative session could end by Wednesday evening as lawmakers reach compromises
Bill directs attorney general to recoup Dakota Access protest costs
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
A bright future: Selle, Keller eyeing state for Dickinson High girls track
DSU men’s, women’s golf both 6th at NSAA championships
Dickinson High tennis falls at Bismarck High
Santana, Twins biggest inning of the year lead team over Rangers
Vikings QB situation remains up in the air
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap
Port: House members laugh as they vote down 'Dollar Doug' amendment
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Port: Heidi Heitkamp leaked her fundraising numbers early because she didn’t want you to see where the money came from
Mary Margaret Wolf
Ervin William Hellman, Sr.
Walter, Elizabeth "Betty Ann"
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
May 11, 2016
BOE to expand on pipeline into McKenzie and Dunn counties
KILLDEER -- A proposed $55 million extension of the Bakken Oil Express pipeline into northern Dunn County and northeast McKenzie County will...
May 11, 2016 - 9:57pm
April 27, 2016
Hearing schedule for pipeline proposed for Dunn, McKenzie counties
KILLDEER -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission is holding a public hearing at 9 a.m. Thursday, May 11, at Killdeer City Hall about a proposal for a crude oil pipeline in McKenzie and Dunn Counties. BOE Pipeline, LLC, has submitted an application for a permit for the location...
April 27, 2016 - 5:59pm
April 25, 2016
Lightning strikes, burns saltwater disposal well site in Dunn County
MANNING—A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal well about 4 miles southwest of Manning led to a "very large explosion," Dunn County Emergency Manager Denise Brew said, and burned 640 barrels of oil and 640 barrels of saltwater on Sunday. QC Environmental Services, Inc.,...
April 25, 2016 - 3:03pm
April 12, 2016
Beulah-based medical center awarded $2.2 million in funding
WASHINGTON -- North Dakota’s Congressional delegation announced Tuesday that more than $2.2 million in federal funding has been awarded to the Coal Country Community Health Center in Beulah. The health care system also has locations in Killdeer and Center. The funds were made available...
April 12, 2016 - 4:46pm
April 6, 2016
Concerned citizens group meets to oppose local storage of oilfield waste
KILLDEER -- Residents of Dunn County and beyond gathered Tuesday night at the High Plains Cultural Center to visit over coffee, cookies and radioactive...
April 6, 2016 - 10:35pm
March 23, 2016
Man arrested in Killdeer raid facing additional charges
MANNING -- More felony charges have been filed against Killdeer resident Phillip McCoy, one of three that were arrested during the execution a search warrants outside of Killdeer on Friday that uncovered methamphetamine, illegally altered firearms, an explosive device and a pet rattlesnake....
March 23, 2016 - 3:24pm
March 21, 2016
Killdeer couple faces child neglect and drug charges after search of property
KILLDEER -- A rural Killdeer couple is at the center of multiple charges that allegedly involved drugs, explosives and a pet rattlesnake -- all...
News/crime and courts
March 21, 2016 - 3:56pm
March 18, 2016
Drugs, weapons, IED, venomous reptile seized in Killdeer area searches
KILLDEER -- Three people were arrested Friday for various crimes after the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with various other law enforcement agencies, raided three locations near Killdeer and recovered evidence related to multiple crimes. Items recovered included an...
March 18, 2016 - 5:56pm
March 15, 2016
Killdeer woman sentenced on negligent homicide charge
JAMESTOWN -- A 19-year-old North Dakota college student received a sentence of two days in jail after pleading guilty to a charge of negligent homicide in a crash that killed a Minnesota man on Interstate 94. Ashley Lauren Birkle, 19, of Killdeer, also pleaded guilty to possession...
News/crime and courts
March 15, 2016 - 11:44am
March 13, 2016
Health, happiness in Killdeer: City to open aquatic, wellness center and park this summer
KILLDEER — With summer peeking around the corner, there will be two new additions that young and old alike can enjoy without leaving the Killdeer...
March 13, 2016 - 3:40am
March 12, 2016
New assisted living facility to open this fall in Killdeer
KILLDEER -- Pamela Paul’s office is down a long corridor, in a room filled with wheelchairs, extra bedding, envelopes along with all of the...
March 12, 2016 - 10:57pm
March 9, 2016
Killdeer airport receives state award for achievements
BISMARCK -- Killdeer’s newly reopened Weydahl Field airport won the state’s 2015 General Aviation Airport of the Year award during the Upper...
March 9, 2016 - 8:52pm
February 29, 2016
Writing workshop to focus on craft and characters of the American West
The Visiting Writers Series reception honoring author Craig Lesley on Saturday will be followed with a writing workshop the next day. Titled “Western Wordsmithing with Craig Lesley: A Generative Workshop,” the workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, March 6, at the...
February 29, 2016 - 2:43pm
Jessie Veeder tunes up for the Killdeer writers' reception
Watford City singer/songwriter Jessie Veeder will perform Americana music and share stories from her family ranch on Saturday, March 5, at the High Plains Cultural Center in Killdeer. She will open for author Craig Lesley at the Dunn County Writers’ “An Evening of Western Words...
February 29, 2016 - 2:41pm
February 24, 2016
Watering the seeds of hope: North Dakota college students deliver over 13,000 water bottles to Flint, Michigan
A group of Killdeer High School alumni are personally delivering pallets of water bottles to the city of Flint, Mich., which has been stricken...
February 24, 2016 - 9:24pm