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Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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 25, 2016
Police Blotter: 14-year-old cited for providing false information, carrying a concealed weapon
A 14-year-old Dickinson girl was cited in juvenile court for providing false information to officers, possession of drug paraphernalia, minor...
News/crime and courts
May 25, 2016 - 8:11pm
November 26, 2015
For a limited time only: Dickinson welcomes Black Friday with open arms and bags
Mark Kerr, the general manager of Menards, said Wednesday that he was confident in how his store has and will handle the expected Black Friday...
November 26, 2015 - 11:15pm
December 20, 2014
Griswolds of Dickinson: Residents show Christmas spirit with exuberant light shows
Dickinson has its own Clark Griswolds. The film inspired one of Dickinson’s brightest holiday displays back in the ’80s, and since then...
December 20, 2014 - 9:18pm
May 14, 2014
Utilities clash over service to major Menards facility planned near Bismarck
BISMARCK — Plans remain on track to build a major manufacturing and distribution center near Bismarck to serve Menards stores in the region,...
May 14, 2014 - 5:50pm
April 17, 2014
Supply and demand: In a booming economy, businesses compete for potential employees
“Help wanted” signs have become almost as ubiquitous as pickup trucks and oil rigs in booming Dickinson, with everyone from Menards to McDonald’s...
April 17, 2014 - 9:55pm
February 1, 2014
Taxable sales show hard evidence of growth in Dickinson
As new stores announce their plans to build in Dickinson and begin to open their doors, it’s hard to ignore the economic pull North Dakota’s sixth largest city is beginning to have. From the beginning of the oil boom in 2008 to 2012 — the latest year full data was available...
February 1, 2014 - 7:47pm
January 24, 2014
Menards GM: Dickinson store nearly ready, more than 100 people moved to community for work
Dickinson’s first new big-box store in nearly a decade will open Tuesday. Menards will be the first of many stores and businesses to open...
January 24, 2014 - 6:26pm
January 22, 2014
Menards to open Tuesday
Dickinson’s new Menards will open Tuesday, the company announced Wednesday. The “mega store” is in Roers’ West Ridge development off Interstate 94 Exit 59. It will offer tools, appliances, pet products, lawn and garden supplies, and convenience groceries, according...
January 22, 2014 - 10:06am
January 3, 2014
Former Jamestown businessman questions incentives for retailers
JAMESTOWN — A former Jamestown business owner is questioning the process the city is following in negotiating with a big-box home improvement store. He also questions whether the city should be involved in offering incentives to retail businesses. “Our country is built on the...
January 3, 2014 - 10:18pm
November 29, 2013
Shoplifter hits Menards worker with car, police say
GRAND FORKS — A Black Friday shoplifter didn’t get quite the deal she wanted at the Grand Forks Menards, but she did hit a store employee with her car as she left the parking lot, according to police. Instead of making off with her haul, the suspect abandoned her cart and ...
November 29, 2013 - 7:59pm
August 31, 2013
Dickinson to add 1.4M square feet of retail space in coming years
The first building of Dickinson's major new retailers is beginning to look like the Menards store it's going to be. There are three major commercial...
August 31, 2013 - 12:00am
March 28, 2013
Menards begins construction in Dickinson's West Ridge
Roers Development Inc. announced in a press release that Menards has closed on the purchase of a 21-acre tract in the West Ridge development in Dickinson. Construction on the Menards location began Wednesday. Menards has more than 200,000 square feet of retail and warehouse space...
March 28, 2013 - 12:00am
March 2, 2013
Menards coming to Roers West Ridge development in Dickinson
Menards is planning to come to Dickinson. Community Development Director Ed Courton confirmed Friday that the home improvement retailer has submitted a building permit application. That application has yet to be approved. Menard's spokesman Jeff Abbott told The Press in an email...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 23, 2012
Roers announces stores galore: Menards, Dollar Tree, Petco among West Ridge Center's offerings
The wait is over. After months of anticipation, a Fargo-based development company announced Friday what stores will rise up west of Dickinson. Roers Development Inc. confirmed its 500-acre lot of land will house the West Ridge Center. The development will be immediately northwest...
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Menards, Shoe Carnival, Cash Wise Foods among stores coming to Dickinson
Several large retailers and hotels have confirmed tenancy in Dickinson's newest retail center, West Ridge Center, in the northwest corner of...
June 22, 2012 - 9:13am