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More than 600 gather in Kindred to mourn bus driver
Additional Beach lagoon nears completion: $2.5 million project alleviates sewer issues
Crashes involving farm trucks put focus on road safety during harvest
SWA sales revenue projected to decrease next year
Police Blotter: Fight occurs in Paragon parking lot
crime and courts
nation and world
Oilfield cannibals: To save cash, U.S. drillers strip idle rigs
Banks clip Oasis Petroleum's credit line after oil price rout
Oil executive says U.S. oil output on brink of ‘dramatic’ decline
U.S. oil-rail flux means no retrofit bonanza for tank car makers
Company agrees to added safety measure for proposed pipeline under Lake Sakakawea
Pumpkins in the Patch and lots of family fun
Baking a cake is a lot harder than you think
Kids growing pumpkins: St. Joseph's Youth Group sponsors Pumpkin Patch
Fall Gala: Games, auctions, food and fun
Wood-Leathermon to exchange vows
Zach Kubas provides leadership for Trinity Titans’ linemen
NDSU prepping for two differing Northern Iowa quarterbacks
Trinity Titans volleyball tops New England Tigers in tough sweep
Sydney Getz shoots a 93 to lead Dickinson High at state golf meet
If Torii Hunter’s interested, the Minnesota Twins want him back
Holten: Aren’t you just a little bit embarrassed?
Letter: Don’t be fooled by the ‘highway to hell’
Letter: Pope, church shouldn’t have been viewed through political lens
Letter: Politicians don’t need to tell us what’s best for family
Other Views: North Dakota governor’s house more than residence
Jhett Jerome Lippert
George M. Morel
May 5, 2014
Renner: Mother's Day wishes
If you are reading this article, it means someone gave birth to you. That would be your mother. Much has been written about Mothers. Far greater writers and poets than I have written creative and heartwarming stories and poems about mothers. For me to write something in comparison...
May 5, 2014 - 9:56pm
February 17, 2014
Who are these people and what are they doing? These are my parents, Marie and Ted Renner. They are playing on their iPad. They belong to a new generation of iPadders. (Parents Are Defining Different Entertainment Rules.) In October, my mom announced that she wanted an iPad for her...
February 17, 2014 - 10:18am
November 25, 2013
Renner: Removing leaves sure can blow
By Mickey Renner Ah, autumn, that awesome time of the year. Some people even proclaim fall as their most favorite season. They love the smell of cool, clean, crisp air as opposed to the dusty, dry and stale air of summer. I have to agree. It is pretty amazing that Mother Nature...
November 25, 2013 - 6:50pm
October 21, 2013
Sidewalk Thoughts: Stupid Smartphones - Siri-ously
I have been doing some more research on the iPhone. I found out that the phone is so smart because there is this woman that lives inside the phone and she is an amazing personal assistant. Her name is Siri. Siri actually stands for Speech Interpretation and Recognition Interface....
October 21, 2013 - 5:32pm
October 15, 2013
Stupid Smartphones: iPhone, uDumb
I really want to get a smartphone, but I have this intense fear that I am too dumb for one. I have already imagined this encounter with the salesperson many times. There are several variations but mostly it goes like this: I walk into the cellphone store. There are seven customers...
October 15, 2013 - 12:00am
September 24, 2013
Renner: Barkin' in the Bakken
There are so many issues of living in a boomtown other than the obvious. I feel obligated to inform the general public of these little annoyances. I feel this way mostly because of the whole "misery loves company" aspect. When we think of the influx of people we don't automatically...
September 24, 2013 - 9:46am
September 17, 2013
Renner: Life is a Trip Part III - PT 101
Since I have never had a broken bone before or any surgery requiring rehab -- yet -- I never had the physical therapy experience. Eventually, I got to the point where the broken fifth metatarsal bone in my foot needed physical therapy. I remember distinctly that appointment with my...
September 17, 2013 - 12:00am
September 3, 2013
Renner: Life is a Trip Part I - Don't be alarmed
I cannot tell you how glad I am it is this year and not last year. On July 1, 2012, I stepped on my alarm clock. I know what you are thinking. What was my alarm clock doing on the floor or why was I walking on my nightstand next to the bed? The answer to either of these two questions...
September 3, 2013 - 12:00am
August 13, 2013
Renner: Welcome to Dickinson
Without a doubt, Dickinson is suffering some growing pains. There are many disgruntled longtime residents that have legitimate complaints. It seems to me that the city itself and the local newspaper try to curb criticism and encourage welcoming acceptance and tolerance. I tend to...
August 13, 2013 - 12:00am
August 6, 2013
Renner: The Old Queen City
The Old Queen City (Sing to the melody of "The Old Grey Mare") The Old Queen City, She ain't what she use to be Ain't what she use to be Ain't what she use to be The Old Queen City, She ain't what she use to be Five short years ago. Five years ago, I used to tell everyone...
August 6, 2013 - 12:00am