Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
U.S. new home sales race to near nine-year high in July
Victim, suspects named in Bowman motel homicide
Minot police seek help in fraud case
Police Blotter: Two arrested for retail theft at Walmart
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
MBI raises $34,000 for Make-A-Wish
McChesney signs with Estevan Bruins of Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League
Bison changed practice routine after sluggish opener last year at Montana
Vikings' Trae Waynes aims to seize the day in Sunday's preseason game
Fans welcome 'golden' Lynx players back home
UND RB John Santiago packing more of a punch
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
Omdahl: Cigarette tax initiated to bypass Legislature
good bad and ugly
Harvey I. Hewson
Anthony Douglas Damelio
Harvey I. Hewson
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
Victim, suspects named in Bowman motel homicide
June 11, 2016
Dunn County Commission election surrounds budget concerns
DUNN COUNTY -- With two Dunn County Commission seats up for election Tuesday, the county’s budget is on the mind for nearly all of the candidates. Both incumbents are running for re-election for the four-year position. Three others are seeking to replace them. Reinhard Hauck,...
June 11, 2016 - 11:47pm
March 21, 2016
Dickinson Fire Department records an increase in response capability
While the Dickinson Fire Department’s response times improved over 2015 compared to the year prior, they still fall below the recommendations...
March 21, 2016 - 10:13pm
March 7, 2016
Landfill sees slight ease of refuse rates in 2015, Commission approves ordinance to allow for commercial use of downtown sidewalks
Local levels of garbage production have fallen since last year, but not by much. Aaron Praus, solid waste manager for the city of Dickinson, delivered an annual waste report for 2015 on behalf of the city’s public works department at the Dickinson City Commission meeting Monday...
March 7, 2016 - 10:42pm
February 24, 2016
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
WILLISTON, N.D. – An oilfield landfill south of Williston is the first facility in North Dakota to propose accepting radioactive waste under...
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm
September 16, 2015
Dunn Co. considers alternative waste management options : Study finds current system most economical
Unless the oil boom comes back, it may be wasteful for Dunn County to change how it handles its waste, according to a recent study. County commissioners looked over municipal waste management options Wednesday during a regular meeting at the Dunn County Courthouse. Fred Doran...
September 16, 2015 - 10:53pm
August 19, 2015
Dunn County Commissioners deny landfill 'protest amendment'
MANNING—The Dunn County Commission voted unanimously to reject a proposed amendment to its Land Development Code that would have given...
August 19, 2015 - 5:48pm
June 17, 2015
VIDEO: Rejected landfill company met with scorn at Dunn County Commission meeting
An group of angry residents confronted representatives of a company that previously proposed an industrial landfill in Dunn County after they...
June 17, 2015 - 11:56pm
May 20, 2015
Landfill permit denied: Dunn Co. commissioners cite ‘unanswered questions’ as reason for concern
MANNING -- A round of applause broke out after Dunn County commissioners unanimously voted down a permit that would have allowed an industrial...
May 20, 2015 - 11:21pm
May 16, 2015
Landfill controversy: Dunn Co. residents worry about consequences of proposed site
MANNING — Glen Houghton, a Dunn County rancher, walked onto a portion of his land Friday and pointed to patches of bare clay on the ground. “Nothing...
May 16, 2015 - 11:43pm
May 12, 2015
Letter: Be part of Dunn County and voice disapproval of landfill
Have you seen some folks wearing those bright orange T-shirts? They say “We are Dunn County.” You know who isn’t Dunn County? The oil and gas industry and the landfill companies wanting to dump radioactive oilfield waste in our county. Dunn County is farmers, ranchers, and...
May 12, 2015 - 6:10pm
April 23, 2015
Dunn County leaders must make careful decisions about landfill
We don’t know a lot about tree-hugging, but we do know the landfill being proposed 12 miles west of Killdeer at Houghton Ranch by an outfit called Green Group, is anything but “green.” What we do know: This is the largest special waste site proposed in Dunn County (so far)....
April 23, 2015 - 4:45pm
April 15, 2015
Board approves tax exemption for Jordheim building
The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission approved a five-year tax exemption for proposed renovations on the city’s tallest downtown building...
April 15, 2015 - 8:12pm
April 7, 2015
Dunn County may consider second special landfill
KILLDEER, N.D. - A Georgia-based company wants to build and operate a special waste landfill west of Killdeer in Dunn County and will explain the project at a meeting tonight. Green Group Holdings representatives will be available from 6 to 8 p.m. at the High Plains Cultural Center...
April 7, 2015 - 5:00am
April 6, 2015
ICYMI: Bingo out, anti-discrimination bill out, landfill out (for now)
“Disheartening” decision: House lawmakers kill a bill (for the third time in six years) that would have outlawed discrimination based on...
April 6, 2015 - 6:01am
April 1, 2015
Secure Energy Services withdraws Dunn Co. landfill app.
MANNING, N.D. - Secure Energy Services has withdrawn its application for a Dunn County special waste landfill, but landowners are not convinced they’ve seen the end of the project. County zoning administrator Sandy Rhode said she received an email a couple weeks ago from the...
April 1, 2015 - 7:59pm