Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Why a small-town restaurant owner asked Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave
What's the political calculation behind Trump's visit to blue-and-red Fargo?
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
crime and courts
nation and world
Bryan Bray Named Service Technician of the Year by the North Dakota Motor Carriers Association
After first year, oil industry praises Dakota Access Pipeline
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
North Dakota manufacturers left to weather uncertainty of trade war
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Law enforcement agencies use new tool to prevent officer suicide
A pie maker creates art for the upper crust
Metro Sports Foundation received $8.5 million from Engelstad foundation
Family adopts sons they once dreamed of on a date
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
Beltre, Chirinos pace Rangers past Twins
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Ervin Santana's 'rough journey' continues to drag on following surgery
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
Big Sticks end skid at Spearfish
Commentary: Bye-bye landline and premium cable TV
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
Submit a Political Letter
Agatha L. "Peggy" Schwartz
Barbara R. Klein
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
March 2, 2014
Brock: Legislating morality is better left alone
I was taught and believe that rule No. 1 in business is the customer is always right, and rule No. 2 is to see rule No. 1. That being said, there are some folks you can’t afford to have as customers. I’ve often seen signs on a cash register that often will say, “We reserve the...
March 2, 2014 - 1:22am
September 24, 2013
House votes to cut food stamps
WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives on Sept.
September 24, 2013 - 12:00am
July 9, 2013
GOP attempts to split farm bill
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- U.S.
July 9, 2013 - 10:54pm
April 25, 2013
Attorney general: Final DUI proposal will be tough
BISMARCK -- The state's top attorney said the Legislature's proposal to increase penalties and curb drunken driving "is going to be tough." "I think people who are out drinking and thinking of driving will soon come to recognize this is a serious statute," Wayne Stenehjem said Wednesday....
April 25, 2013 - 12:00am
March 31, 2013
FOTB: Missing rural North Dakota; Leaders of landowner group active at Capitol
BISMARCK - Farmers Myron Hanson and Troy Coons miss the rural North Dakota they used to know. That's why they're volunteering their time at the...
March 31, 2013 - 12:00am
October 28, 2012
Oil Patch residents want voice in new legislation: Concerns voiced at 'Build a Better Bakken' meeting about water usage, safety
BISMARCK -- Brenda Jorgenson wasn't used to being a public speaker or environmental advocate. But the third-generation farmer and rancher near White Earth is becoming one as she works to prevent oil development from harming the White Earth Valley for future generations. "I've learned...
October 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Officials: Senate's farm bill promising; Belfield hosts one of six forums to discuss the legislation
BELFIELD -- The U.S. Senate's version of the 2012 farm bill looks promising to the North Dakota Farmers Union, the union's president, Woody Barth, told local farmers Tuesday at a public forum at the pavilion in Belfield. "We're overall happy with the Senate's version of the farm...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Senate passes 2012 farm bill with 64-35 vote
WASHINGTON -- With unified support from Minnesota's and North Dakota's delegations, the 2012 farm bill passed the Senate on Thursday. The Senate voted 64-35 in favor of the bill, an action that puts the legislation in the House's hands. Senate support came from 46 Democrats, 16...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 10, 2012
South Dakota House kills bill supporting 'fracking'
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) -- Any state law supporting the use of hydraulic fracturing as an oil production technique would be trumped by any federal regulations that might be passed, an aide to Gov.
February 10, 2012 - 12:00am
November 17, 2011
Neb. advances Keystone XL bill
LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska lawmakers backed a plan Wednesday to have the state's Department of Environmental Quality conduct an independent review...
November 17, 2011 - 12:00am
October 26, 2011
Hoeven: Coal ash regulation up to states
BISMARCK -- North Dakota coal ash, which is now sold to construction companies as a cement substitute, would become unmarketable if federal rules...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
March 18, 2010
Letter: Why no language saying abortions not funded?
Congress is about to vote on a health care bill that will impact every American for decades to come. It's time to wake up and realize exactly what is being funded when it comes to healt hcare. This bill does include government funding of abortion and will result in the largest expansion...
March 18, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2008
Consequences due to retention of hunting rights lead to legislation
In recent years, it has become somewhat common for a landowner when selling his/her property to retain some or all of the hunting rights. Lyle Hanson, a state representative from Jamestown, hopes to make it a little harder to do so to avoid complications that could arise from the...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am
February 27, 2008
Rep. Shirley Meyer proposes new legislation
DICKINSON - State Rep. Shirley Meyer, D-Dickinson, is proposing legislation that funnels more of North Dakota's tax revenue from oil and natural gas production to counties hardest hit by the adverse effects of extraction. "They (oil-producing counties) are desperately short of impact...
February 27, 2008 - 12:00am