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Two found dead in house fire in northwest Minnesota
After banning man from business, ND seeks clients of bogus moving service
U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons
Trump again vows to bring back U.S. jobs, but offers few details
No flooding expected for mighty Missouri River
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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Davies girls make hockey history with quarterfinal win
Fourth line sparks Central boys to opening-round win
Midgets open state tournament against undefeated Knights
Blue Hawks find a way past Dakota State in tourney opener
Before prep for Waldorf, Blue Hawks took time to celebrate title
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Matthew D. Butler
Jacob R. "Jake" Renner
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
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