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Petition for McKenzie sheriff removal could be filed this week
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
NDSU football schedules Butler for game at Target Field
Eagles' stifling defense flusters Bradford, Vikings
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 21, 2016
18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
BISMARCK — An 18-year-old woman from Lincoln, N.D., was arrested and charged for a crash that resulted in the death of a Bismarck woman.Bismarck police took Alexus Hankinson into custody Thursday, Oct. 20, and she was taken to the Burleigh County Detention Center. On Friday, Hankinson...
October 21, 2016 - 9:52pm
April 5, 2016
Lincoln man charged with beating girlfriend with rock, strangulation
LINCOLN, N.D. -- A 44-year-old Lincoln man has been charged with attempted murder for an attack on his girlfriend including hitting her on the head with a large rock. He also faces charges of felonious restraint and illegal possession of a firearm in South Central District Court....
April 5, 2016 - 5:54pm
June 27, 2015
2 women killed, 2 people injured in head-on crash on Bismarck Expressway
MANDAN -- Two young women were killed in a head-on crash early Saturday morning on the Bismarck Expressway near McKenzie Drive in Mandan. A 2010 Dodge Ram pickup driven by a 28-year-old Mandan man was traveling east in the westbound lane of the expressway when it struck a 2002...
June 27, 2015 - 12:38pm
April 12, 2015
Update: Lincoln man killed in ATV accident south of Medora
MEDORA — Authorities on Sunday identified the Lincoln man who was killed in an ATV accident late Friday night near Medora. Seth Elkins, 37, was traveling southeast on Huglen Road about 10 miles south of Medora at about 11:50 p.m. when he overturned while trying to turn into a...
April 12, 2015 - 9:45pm
August 15, 2014
Boehner praises Cramer fundraising: U.S. speaker of the house stops in North Dakota
LINCOLN — The nation’s Republican congressional leader wants freshman Rep. Kevin Cramer to have a sophomore term with him in the U.S. House...
August 15, 2014 - 11:03pm
August 12, 2014
Speaker Boehner to attend Cramer fundraiser
BISMARCK –- U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer says House Speaker John Boehner will attend a fundraiser for Cramer’s campaign Friday in Lincoln, just southeast of Bismarck. Cramer, R-N.D., said the event will be Friday evening at the South 40, a barn-turned-events center at the residence...
August 12, 2014 - 5:54pm
December 16, 2013
Fired chief cleared of child abuse allegations: ‘I’d love my job back’
LINCOLN –The fired police chief of this city near Bismarck said Monday he’s keeping his options open after being cleared of child abuse allegations made by his wife in September. “I’d love my job back,” Marcel Sim said Monday. Lincoln Mayor Bob Johnston said he doesn’t...
December 16, 2013 - 6:14pm
February 26, 2010
Bids opened for addition to Lincoln
Bids for the addition to Lincoln Elementary School came in lower than expected, following suit with bids from the Jefferson Elementary addition,...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
'Donuts for Dad'
Press Photo by Linda Sailer Joe Garcia of Dickinson enjoys a donut with his son, Colton, a kindergarten student at Dickinson's Lincoln Elementary...
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Lincoln students go skating
Press Photos by Beth Wischmeyer Students from Lincoln Elementary enjoyed ice skating Friday at the Dickinson Recreation Center.
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 15, 2009
Board discusses school additions
Dickinson Public School Board members feel a class-size issue is creeping in and propose funds are available to fix it. On Monday evening, board members gave administration the go-ahead to have an architectural firm draft additions to Jefferson and Lincoln Elementary schools.
July 15, 2009 - 12:00am
May 29, 2009
Sliding into summer
Joseph Arends, a first-grader at Lincoln Elementary, goes down an inflatable slide Friday at Lincoln Elementary during its annual carnival. Press...
May 29, 2009 - 11:07pm
March 10, 2009
Museum reveals engraving hidden in Lincoln watch
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For nearly 150 years, a story has circulated about a hidden Civil War message engraved inside one of Abraham Lincoln's pocket watches. Now we know what it says. On Tuesday at the National Museum of American History, a watchmaker used tiny tools to open the pocket...
March 10, 2009 - 12:02pm
February 21, 2009
Obama's an optimist, not a 'sap'
After the most action-packed first three weeks of any president since maybe Abraham Lincoln, President Obama revealed a subtle but significant change in tone: Maybe bipartisanship wasn't all that it had been cracked up to be. "Look," he told five columnists on board Air Force One...
February 21, 2009 - 5:37pm
January 27, 2009
Gordon Gekko lives
Not terribly long ago all that was wrong with Wall Street was embodied in the character Gordon Gekko as portrayed by actor Michael Douglas in the smash hit movie, "Wall Street." For those who missed the film, Gekko was a suave, sophisticated, amoral and insensitive worshipper of...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am