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Company hopes to be 'Amazon of Cannabis' in such places as ND
Death toll in Egyptian mosque attack rises to at least 155, state media report
Two Grand Forks incidents recorded in FBI hate crimes report
ND state tree lighting ceremony, tradition since 1981, slated for Dec. 12
McFeely: It's time to resign, Sen. Franken
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Move over, ugly Christmas sweaters. Famjams are here.
'Tis the season for wine bargains
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
Class A football All-State roster
Union prepares for new experience playing Fighting Hawks in Grand Forks
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Donald A. Heiser
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
Christmas Storybook Contest
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The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
letter to the editor
November 18, 2017
Letter: Get something ‘constructive done’
I read Governor Burgum “announces task force to examine higher education governance”. Somehow it seems that all North Dakotan’s have been to that rodeo maybe two or three times.
November 18, 2017 - 5:15am
Letter: Learning is a team sport
I read with considerable interest the excellent article by DSU President Tom Mitzel (The Role of education as technology changes the world) in the Dickinson Press on November 4th. He emphasizes the role of the university campus in providing a laboratory for interaction among students...
November 18, 2017 - 5:00am
November 17, 2017
Letter: Small Business Saturday highlights year-round impact of shopping small
Fargo—As the voice for our nation's entrepreneurs, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) celebrates all small businesses on a daily basis. When our small businesses do well, our communities do too. Therefore, as part of our annual tradition,I encourage you to join millions...
November 17, 2017 - 9:13pm
Letter: Stop valuing winning over governing
In school, we are all taught how our government works. Congressional hearings are held to consider a bill's effects. Experts are brought in and testimony is given so that all sides are heard from, and then the bill's merits are debated. The more important the bill, the longer this...
November 17, 2017 - 9:12pm
Letter: Technology can never replace relationship between students and teacher
Governor Burgum's recent comments about increasing the use of technology in the classroom raise serious concerns about the direction of education policy and practice in North Dakota. The education of our children is too important to be subjected to the latest tech fad or a business...
November 17, 2017 - 9:11pm
August 1, 2017
Letter to the editor: A special thanks to teachers
As we prepare to open the first middle school built in Dickinson, we would like to publicly thank the staff of Berg Elementary and Hagen Junior High. When the public voted to approve a bond with overwhelming support, these teachers reacted first with gratitude. These individuals...
August 1, 2017 - 9:05pm
July 18, 2017
LETTER: Property tax facts ‘ambiguous’ and ‘mind boggling’
I read the editorial “Property Tax Facts from local representatives.” Perhaps a better name for the article would be “Property Tax, making everybody feel good while giving them the shaft.” Their facts seem to be ambiguous and mind boggling.
July 18, 2017 - 8:58pm
LETTER: Stand up for the flag
Parade season is here once again. I watched the parade in Dickinson on July 1 from a corner near Cenex and could see both sides of the street for a block or so. It looked like I was the only one who stood and respected the American flag as the color guard marched with it down the...
July 18, 2017 - 8:56pm
July 14, 2017
LETTER: Weather modifications increases drought
I learned of weather modification a couple years ago from some friends that live in Bowman County. I didn't think anything of it until I did some research and started watching North Dakota State Water Commission radar. Bowman, Burke, McKenzie, Mountrail, Ward, Williams, and part of...
July 14, 2017 - 6:18pm
May 30, 2017
Letter to the Editor: Life-changing events deserve special circumstances
An existential crisis occurs whenever a life-changing event brings to one's awareness the basic issues of life in a way that makes them sharper and more acute; and consequently, many things seem to be much more of a life-and-death struggle, as time itself seems to loom larger and...
May 30, 2017 - 10:10pm
April 27, 2017
Opinion: Tragic Veto of Carbon Monoxide Bill by Governor Burgum
The veto of a carbon monoxide bill this week by Governor Douglas Burgum was a tragic choice that will result in the injury and death of innocent citizens of North Dakota that could otherwise have been prevented. All this bill did was give the same protection to renters that homeowners...
April 27, 2017 - 10:20pm
April 7, 2017
Opinion: County commissioners stood up for taxpayers, shareholders
I would like to make some comments following the story of the County Commission meeting and the Red Trail Energy stock that we as citizens of Stark County own.
April 7, 2017 - 6:23pm
February 11, 2017
LETTER: Evangelical Lutheran Church respond to political cartoon
Churches respond to political cartoon Last Wednesday’s edition of the Dickinson Press included a somewhat bewildering political cartoon out of Fargo. The cartoon depicted renowned white supremacist, Craig Cobb, being influenced by the devil to take advantage of a church’s strong...
February 11, 2017 - 9:57pm
February 2, 2017
Letter: Trump's America First puts Constitution last
President Trump's executive order on immigration is a step toward making good on his campaign promise to ban Muslim immigration. It even explicitly...
February 2, 2017 - 8:43am
December 12, 2016
LETTER: ND Farm Bureau can still do the right thing
This past June, voters stood up for family farmers by rejecting changes to the 84 year old anti-corporate farming law in our great state. Seventy-five percent voted to continue the long held tradition to support families who work, live and support our state's economy and reject corporate...
December 12, 2016 - 10:18pm