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Big Bison bucks: NDSU athletics booster club reaches unforeseen funds
Heitkamp taking Republicans 'at their word' tax talks will be bipartisan
Regular golfer at age 100 offers ideas on ongoing health
Hagerott on defensive after release of critical staff survey, staffing changes
Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not home
crime and courts
nation and world
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
Titans roll over Southern McLean, win third straight game
Bowman County blows out Heart River
Beach Buccaneers top Wildfire for region win
Miners blank rival Hazen
Skyhawks soar over Night Hawks
Port: Podcast: Chancellor Hagerott defends himself and hiring choices
Port: Lawmaker: Chancellor fired Vice Chancellor to make room for “Navy buddy”
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
Ryan M. Kuntz
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
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letter to the editor
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
November 26, 2016
LETTER: Transfer road to the state
Recently an enjoyable ride was taken on the newly completed and paved South Heart Road. The road takes you through the Green River Valley past some Badlands area, and in the Northern Reaches prairie covered hills in Ranch Country. In addition the pioneer, historic Hutmacher Homestead...
November 26, 2016 - 10:22pm
November 18, 2016
LETTER: Be thankful
As Thanksgiving nears, I want to communicate something important that we have learned as we are working through the process of the Bush Foundation Community Innovation project. Dickinson has added 10,000 new residents. The majority of those residents are young families. Between...
November 18, 2016 - 8:47pm
November 14, 2016
LETTER: Charlie Creek Wind Farm may hurt the landscape
One of the things all of us in Western ND appreciate on a daily basis is our beautiful landscape, our view shed, brilliant sunrise and spectacular sunsets. Billings County has arguably some of the most unique and spectacular landscape in our entire country. So why would we want...
November 14, 2016 - 10:05am
November 5, 2016
LETTER: Vote No on Measure 4
I feel that I must speak out in opposition to Measure 4, the initiated measure that would quintuple the tobacco tax in North Dakota. It is a noble goal to see smoking reduced in our state, but this isn't the way to do it. It may get a small percentage of the populace to give up...
November 5, 2016 - 9:26pm
LETTER: Ross is the right choice
Stark County citizens deserve better leadership than the current commissioners seeking to be reelected. On the very controversial wind farm issue Jay Elkin voted four times. He voted YES, NO, NO and finally YES. Elkin voted NO for a wind farm proposed for his neighborhood and YES...
November 5, 2016 - 12:05am