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'People need to listen to us': Demonstrators gather around the US to protest gun violence
Trump may expel Russian diplomats in response to poisoning in Britain, officials say
Students demand action against gun violence in nation's capital, saying 'enough is enough'
A boy was decapitated on a waterslide. The park knew the ride could kill people, officials say.
Deputy in Houston shoots, kills unarmed black man - days after Stephon Clark's death
crime and courts
nation and world
The benefits of Bt corn: Study finds GMO reduces crop damage in nearby fields
When dreams change, embrace and encourage
Hoping for the best: Early moisture will hopefully help drought
Stocks tumble in biggest weekly decline since 2016
'Looks lame anyway': Elon Musk just deleted Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX - on a dare.
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
After lengthy investigation, Sano grateful MLB won't suspend him
Shane Gersich joins Capitals, but 2014 pick will have to wait to get in the lineup
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
Timberwolves rally to edge Knicks
After a dramatic double-overtime victory, Northern State one win away from D-II men's national title
Commentary: I was fired, but an FBI career is worth it
Hard to differentiate between rally or improvement
Commentary: How do we make a safe school setting?
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Peter N. Schulz
Clarence W. Hartman
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
Tilted Tulip, many things for many people
New clothing store opens in Bowman
Dickinson 4-H and FFA chapters continue to prepare students
Viola LaFontaine leads Mott-Regent schools, set to retire at the end of the year
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
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