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Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
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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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Third-grader Mickellyn Walker wins national free throw contest
Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap
Port: House members laugh as they vote down “Dollar Doug” amendment
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Port: Heidi Heitkamp leaked her fundraising numbers early because she didn’t want you to see where the money came from
Bryan Wayne Cooper
Patricia "Patsy" Jost
Dale Odin Anderson
Mary Margaret Wolf
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
June 10, 2016
The Fisher Group brings a new cinnamon-spiced rum to N.D.
The main floor of Players Sports Bar and Grill in Dickinson was loosely filled at mid-afternoon Friday. But a small, tropical-themed display...
June 10, 2016 - 7:39pm
August 26, 2015
Earlier on-sale liquor service on Sundays debated in Bismarck
BISMARCK — The Bismarck City Commission has set a Sept. 8 hearing to consider allowing on-sale liquor service one hour earlier at bars and restaurants on Sundays as approved by the state Legislature this past winter. On-site serving of liquor would start at 11 a.m. on Sundays instead...
August 26, 2015 - 8:21pm
September 17, 2013
Commission debates liquor license change
In response to an anonymous proposal by an interested party, the Dickinson City Commission debated adding an additional liquor license class, one where businesses could sell only off-sale beer and wine. Commissioners were slow to adopt adding a ninth liquor license class for a planned...
September 17, 2013 - 12:40pm
May 26, 2013
ND leads US in ratio of bars to residents
FARGO - North Dakotans' boozy ways are fueled by the most bars per capita in the United States. There's one bar for every 1,620 North Dakotans, according to the Forum newspaper's analysis of U.S.
May 26, 2013 - 12:00am
December 4, 2012
Bars concerned by proposed Dickinson liquor changes
Proposed variations to the Dickinson city liquor license ordinance won't change much, but they would formalize two processes pertaining to the...
December 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 20, 2012
New liquor license possible for Dickinson
A hot topic two years ago, Dickinson is once again looking at creating a liquor license, according to a public notice posted in Wednesday's Dickinson Press. There has been concern over large corporations and local entrepreneurs competing for the city's 17th license. Dickinson capped...
July 20, 2012 - 12:00am
City examines liquor license laws
A local watering hole's liquor license may change and the city could choose to issue an additional after a new alcohol ordinance passed first reading during a Dickinson City Commission meeting at City Hall Monday evening. After local entrepreneur Jayne Ridl brought to the city's...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 17, 2010
Dickinson liquor license a hot commodity
After a local entrepreneur approached Dickinson for a liquor license, city officials have spent several months deciphering how to issue an additional one and it appears it will come down to a bidding process. A revamped liquor license ordinance will undergo a first reading during...
October 17, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Commission, residents discuss city liquor licensing
Dickinson resident Jayne Ridl asked the city to "get the ball rolling" on if or how an additional liquor license will be issued in Dickinson during a Tuesday evening City Commission meeting. Ridl is seeking a liquor license to open a dance club in the city. City ordinance allows...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
June 24, 2010
Liquor licenses could grow with population
With a growing population, the city of Dickinson could grant additional liquor licenses, but figuring out who is entitled to them is proving to be a tricky process. After local entrepreneur Jayne Ridl, who is aspiring to open a nightclub, requested the City Commission issue an additional...
June 24, 2010 - 12:00am
March 9, 2009
Liquor board wants clerks to be bubbly, polite
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania liquor store clerks need to be more bubbly when they're selling Champagne. The state's Liquor Control Board is spending more than $173,000 to try to make workers friendlier and more well-mannered at the nearly 650 stores it operates. The board...
March 9, 2009 - 8:41am
March 5, 2009
Decision stands on Little Missouri
The Little Missouri Saloon still won't be with a liquor license for two weeks in May. At a regular meeting of the Medora City Council Tuesday night, the council heard from Little Missouri owner, Travis Froelich, about an incident in December that resulted in a violation of the city's...
March 5, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Saloon to have license suspended
MEDORA --The Iron Horse Saloon won't be the only bar unable to serve alcohol in May. After a unanimous vote, the Medora City Council found the Little Missouri Saloon in violation of the city's three-strike rule regarding liquor licenses during its regular meeting Tuesday. The...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2008
City allows two liquor licenses
DICKINSON - Sometimes small steps are better than giant leaps. The Dickinson City Commission approved an amendment to the alcoholic beverage license ordinance on Tuesday, which allows a person to own two licenses. The commissioners have been debating the license amendment since...
January 27, 2008 - 12:00am