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'I can't lose my baby boy': Moorhead 8-year-old with new liver, new sister finally back home
ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
letter to the editor
February 22, 2016
Letter: Who can afford this waste?
People of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation of North Dakota are just plain tired of subsidizing the oil industry going on eight years of hydraulic fracturing in the federal drilling program and look forward to the end of wasted resources. According to a peer review study of Friends...
February 22, 2016 - 10:30pm
January 25, 2016
Letter to the Editor: Libertarians on common sense gun control
President Obama attempted another round of “common sense gun control” as an answer to gun violence. Expanded laws mean more Americans cannot purchase guns. How many Americans are we talking about? FBI chief John Strong has stated, “We have no idea how many prohibited people...
January 25, 2016 - 3:23pm
September 16, 2015
Press coverage of Leslie Ross termination biased
I wanted to voice my disgust with The Dickinson Press and its biased coverage of the current lawsuit against the Stark County Commissioners by Leslie Ross. Where was your reporting when they terminated her? Let’s recap your misreporting: She made a complaint about the treatment...
September 16, 2015 - 4:44pm
March 12, 2015
Our View: Let the Legislature hear your voice
Sunshine Week is an initiative of the American Society of News Editors and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press to promote a dialogue...
March 12, 2015 - 10:18pm
July 9, 2014
DSU the only place for Roosevelt presidential library
Theodore Roosevelt was a great American and one of our nation’s best-loved presidents. He also proved to be a disappointment as a cattle rancher. To classify Roosevelt’s cattle venture in North Dakota as anything less than a financial disaster would be kind. That said, the entire...
July 9, 2014 - 11:25pm
June 14, 2014
World War II exhibit brings back memories
Having recently become a resident of Dickinson, I am living with my daughter due to my wife’s death, I had the pleasure of attending the World War II exhibit at Dickinson High School. I was impressed. I am a former Air Force crew member of a B-17 bomber and made 17 missions over...
June 14, 2014 - 12:09am
Letter: Increase the ND tobacco tax
My family and I have been really happy with North Dakota’s smoke-free indoor workplace law that passed in 2012. As a mother of young children, I feel very fortunate that kids today will have decreased exposure to secondhand smoke. As my kids get older, I worry about their exposure...
June 14, 2014 - 12:07am
June 8, 2014
Letter: Listen to everyone, not just tribal government, President Obama
Concerning the upcoming event featuring President Barack Obama and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp at the Standing Rock Reservation on Friday: North Dakotans are a gracious and forgiving people and will politely welcome the president to our wonderful state. However, before he gives his speech...
June 8, 2014 - 12:20am
Letter: Stenehjem deserves your support
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem is a hard worker, is dedicated, trustworthy, honorable, responsible, caring, honest, patriotic and worthy of being re-elected to his current position. I consider it a privilege and honor to personally know Wayne and his family. Under his watch, he...
June 8, 2014 - 12:18am
Letter: Disappointed in comment deletion
Read with a little disappointment your article on monitoring online comments. As to how do you take upon yourself to delete comments you find offensive? Maybe those comments are more the heartbeat of the community than you think. Just because they don’t agree with you, it is still...
June 8, 2014 - 12:17am
June 4, 2014
Letter: Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks provides a host of benefits
The Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment would provide a host of benefits for the people of North Dakota. The potential beneficiaries are broad in scope and include farmers and ranchers, cities and counties, tribes and families. All would benefit from the programs that could...
June 4, 2014 - 12:33am
May 27, 2014
Letter: Lisbon veteran’s home an example of positivity among VA criticisms
Kudos to the North Dakota Veteran’s Home in Lisbon! The Veteran’s Administration inspection was just completed and zero deficiencies were found. Both the VA survey team and the North Dakota state ombudsman had praise for the Veteran’s Home, saying that it is a “model facility...
May 27, 2014 - 11:40pm
Letter: Vote no on Measure No. 1 in primary election
One initiated measure of utmost importance to be voted on in the June 10 primary election is Measure No. 1. This measure is a proposed constitutional amendment placed directly on the ballot by the 2013 North Dakota Legislature. This amendment pertains to the initiative and referral...
May 27, 2014 - 11:38pm
May 18, 2014
Letter: Dunn County fortunate to have Coker as sheriff
Clayton Coker and I served together in Kosovo in what was then a province within the Republic of Serbia; Kosovo has since gained independence and is a sovereign nation. Clayton and I were participants in the 605-member American contingent of police officers serving in this international...
May 18, 2014 - 12:40am
Letter: New England school thriving heading into board elections
Wow, what a fast year again! A few comments as I leave this 2013-14 school year behind, from New England High School. The building project is wrapping up, New England Public Schools will have several new teachers this coming fall and a new superintendent, the kitchen will have new,...
May 18, 2014 - 12:37am