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The Dickinson Press
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
February 7, 2016
Theodore Roosevelt National Park gears up for a busy year
MEDORA — Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s top official believes it could be a big year for the western North Dakota people’s playground....
February 7, 2016 - 6:01am
Veeder: The most fulfilling dreams require work and worry
WATFORD CITY — Let’s talk about dreams. Not the kind you find yourself lost in while you sleep, but the kind that you aspire to achieve....
February 7, 2016 - 6:00am
Port: Be thankful the Democrats weren’t in charge
MINOT -- If Democrats had been running the state over the last few years, North Dakota’s budget situation would be much worse. For one thing,...
February 7, 2016 - 12:00am
February 6, 2016
Agencies putting state funding to work to combat human trafficking
BISMARCK – North Dakota will soon have more staff fighting human trafficking and victims will have better access to emergency housing, legal...
February 6, 2016 - 8:37pm
Crew-camp unit finds new life housing inmates at N.D. transitional facility
BISMARCK – A 185-foot-long housing unit that once provided temporary space for workers in North Dakota’s Oil Patch is getting a fresh start...
February 6, 2016 - 12:05am
February 3, 2016
Closing the book: Dunn Center library gives away books as it prepares to close
The Dunn Center Public Library is giving away its collection of 25,000 books and closing its doors by the end of the week. The decision was made...
February 3, 2016 - 2:11pm
January 29, 2016
Emulsion spill reported in Billings County
FAIRFIELD -- Emulsion from a pipeline leak spilled about 50 barrels into Frank’s Creek approximately 16 miles northwest of Belfield, the North Dakota Department of Health said Thursday in a statement. The spill resulted from a pipeline leak at a site operated by White Rock Oil and...
January 29, 2016 - 12:49pm
January 25, 2016
Trial starts for oil truck operator in Bakken murder-for-hire case
SEATTLE -- The trial of an oil truck operator charged with orchestrating the killings of two business rivals competing for work in North Dakota's...
News/crime and courts
January 25, 2016 - 4:32pm
January 20, 2016
Dickinson hotels were half empty in 2015
Dickinson hotels were about half-full in 2015, according to year-end average data obtained by the Dickinson Convention and Visitors Bureau on Wednesday. Terri Thiel, exective director of the Dickinson CVB, said hotels in Dickinson averaged about 48.2 percent occupancy during 2015,...
January 20, 2016 - 9:50pm
Op-Ed: Work together to stop wasting natural gas resources on tribal lands
NEW TOWN -- We all need to be active in protecting the land here in North Dakota for future generations. We have seen a prolonged, unneeded waste of our natural resources. This needs to stop. Since the oil boomed, this is exactly what we have been seeing. Each year, more than $76...
January 20, 2016 - 9:42pm
Helms predicts oil prices to rise again in foreseeable future
Things might not look optimistic at the moment for oil prices, but North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms argued Tuesday...
January 20, 2016 - 3:01pm
January 19, 2016
Dickinson to participate in oil gap analysis study
A gap analysis study of Oil Patch cities, including Dickinson, would attempt to compare the levels of expenses and revenues incurred by oil industry developments to provide data in time for the upcoming legislative session. The Dickinson City Commission approved a resolution at its...
January 19, 2016 - 8:29pm
January 18, 2016
Back in North Dakota to testify for prosecution in murder trial, Williston man yearns to return to Thailand
WILLISTON, N.D. — When Bruce Sesseman left Williston in 2013, he thought it was for good. Plagued by stress and nightmares after witnessing...
January 18, 2016 - 6:00am
January 15, 2016
November oil production steady despite low prices
WILLISTON -– North Dakota oil production increased slightly in November, but companies are “running on empty” as they start the new year...
January 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
McFeely: Burgum enigmatic, but will it sell in western North Dakota?
FARGO -- It was likely the first time the phrases “ubiquitous automatic sensors” and “persuasive mobility and digital imagery” were used...
January 15, 2016 - 6:00am