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Press Pass: ND legislators prepare for special session, Harvest is nearly here, Roughrider Commission says goodbye to arena
Roughrider Commission says one last goodbye to old rodeo arena
2 men arrested for drug delivery near school
Dickinson police respond to Friday morning stabbing
Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Veeder: Mist lifts off the doubt first-time mom feels
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Streb shares lead at PGA with Walker
Roughriders’ summer ends with loss to West Fargo
Mauer’s walk-off walk in 12th gives Twins victory
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Valley City finally gets the best of Wahpeton, wins 7-3
Sparano dives into low-down work of shaping up Vikings blockers
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
good bad and ugly
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
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
May 31, 2016
Combative Trump says he raised $5.6 million for vets, bashes media
NEW YORK -- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trumpon Tuesday detailed $5.6 million in contributions he raised for military veterans,...
News/Nation and World
May 31, 2016 - 6:25pm
May 30, 2016
Once buried by water, reappearance of cemetery near Devils Lake brings hopes to restore it back to life
GARSKE -- Imagine that the final resting place of your family members has been buried by water for years, and even if it was above water that...
May 30, 2016 - 11:08pm
May 28, 2016
A hero's service, burial for Minnesota man who died in WWII but unidentified for decades
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Seventy-two years after he fought and died in battle off the coast of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944, U.S. Navy Motor Machinist...
News/Nation and World
May 28, 2016 - 11:19pm
May 27, 2016
Brock: Extremely poor timing for Obama to lift Vietnam embargo
I grew up a child of the ‘60s and, like most, watched reports of the Vietnam War on the nightly 5 o’clock news. I was too young to be drafted,...
May 27, 2016 - 6:56pm
May 21, 2016
Omdahl: Remembering Korea, Vietnam vets this Memorial Day
GRAND FORKS -- For many Americans, the wars in Korea and Vietnam were a great loss of life with questionable results. Seeking comfort in their grief, the families of the 50,000 troops lost in each of these conflicts have searched for some good purpose for their loss. Throughout American...
May 21, 2016 - 9:28pm
June 12, 2015
Letter: It’s time to put Memorial Day back on May 30
We just recently once again celebrated Memorial Day, a day on which we once again remember the thousands of American soldiers that made the ultimate sacrifice with their lives so that you and I can enjoy living in this great free country of ours. However, since Memorial Day has been...
June 12, 2015 - 11:03pm
June 6, 2015
Letter: Column calling for cancellation of Memorial Day an embarrassment
“It’s time to cancel Memorial Day.” This headline preceded the comments made by Marc Dion on the opinion page in the Saturday, May 30 issue of The Dickinson Press. Before Memorial Day was part of a three-day weekend, May 30 was the day freedom-loving Americans remembered the...
June 6, 2015 - 10:44pm
May 30, 2015
Western North Dakota vets search for health care options
BISMARCK — For many veterans of North Dakota, especially in western rural areas, taking advantage of much-needed health care benefits can be a lengthy process when it involves traveling to a Veterans Administration facility in Fargo. While some procedures are not available by local...
May 30, 2015 - 11:45pm
May 28, 2015
Troopers make 29 DUI arrests over holiday weekend
BISMARCK - Seat belt violations and driving under the influence topped the list of tickets over the Memorial Day weekend as the North Dakota State Patrol was out in force on the state’s highways. Last Friday through Monday, troopers arrested 29 motorists for the charge of driving...
May 28, 2015 - 5:30pm
May 25, 2015
Obama heralds first Memorial Day without ground war in 14 years
ARLINGTON, Va. — President Barack Obama heralded the first Memorial Day in 14 years without a major ground war in an annual ceremony of remembrance...
News/Nation and World
May 25, 2015 - 10:14pm
‘Refusing to forget’: Veteran’s service officer speaks about challenges of post-service life during Memorial Day services
Jessica Clifton said the transition from military to civilian life wasn’t easy. Clifton said she was “lost” in questions of where...
May 25, 2015 - 5:20pm
May 23, 2015
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Vietnam veterans Brian Benesh, Jim Fisher and Jim Jenson walked through local cemeteries last week, marking the graves of veterans with American...
May 23, 2015 - 10:48pm
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
When Vietnam veteran Jim Fisher visits cemeteries over Memorial Day weekend, he appreciates the peace and solitude of the wind blowing through...
May 23, 2015 - 10:48pm
Heitkamp: The importance of service — in many ways
Bill and Mary Gietzen raised their 15 children on a farm outside of Glen Ullin. It was on that farm where their children learned the importance of hard work, dedication, and service. Of the 15 children, seven of them joined the military at some point in their lives, answering the...
May 23, 2015 - 10:31pm
May 22, 2015
Gas prices $1 below last Memorial Day as busiest weekend in decade arrives
FARGO — Gas prices are on the rise, but that still won’t stop the most residents in a decade from traveling this Memorial Day weekend. Triple...
May 22, 2015 - 11:02pm