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Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
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Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
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Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Twins trade Nunez to Giants
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Wahpeton, Valley City and West Fargo all pick up wins
Volunteers bow out of Class A legion tourney with loss to hard-hitting Devils Lake
Roughriders rebound against Grand Forks, keep season alive in Legion AA tournament
Big 7th pushes Twins past Orioles
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
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July 27, 2013
UND proud to be in Olympics
GRAND FORKS -- Brian Idalski will lose four of his top players during the stretch run this season, and the University of North Dakota women's...
July 27, 2013 - 12:04am
July 15, 2013
Wrestling advocates hope to get sport back in Olympics
FARGO - Sandwiched between the numerous announcing duties of Sandy Stevens at the Fargodome Sunday was a brief mention of a campaign to save Olympic wrestling. The fact those words were heard over the loudspeakers at the USA Wrestling Junior and Cadet national tournaments had a sound...
July 15, 2013 - 12:21am
February 12, 2013
Wrestling community 'shocked' about IOC decision
FARGO -- Every summer for the last 18 years, thousands of youth wrestlers flocked to the Fargodome for the USA Wrestling Junior and Cadet national tournaments. The immediate goal was to be an All-American. The long-term goal? You would be hard-pressed to find the kid not wanting...
February 12, 2013 - 11:15pm
November 21, 2012
Atkins sprints to the future: Former Dickinson State sprinter already has his sights set on 2016 Olympics
Derrick Atkins envisions himself, a little less than four years from now, bursting out of the starting blocks at João Havelange Stadium in Rio...
November 21, 2012 - 10:08pm
August 12, 2012
Schnepf: Ledecky a bit too busy to visit grandma this year
This has been one summer in which Katie Ledecky was unable to visit her grandmother in Williston. She was a bit busy. The 15-year-old swimmer from Bethesda, Md., was in Omaha last July qualifying for the Olympics. She trained with her Olympic teammates in Nashville, Tenn., and France...
August 12, 2012 - 1:05am
August 9, 2012
Miller, Bahamas relay team set pace in Olympic 1,600 relay
LONDON - Ramon Miller and the Bahamas 1,600-meter relay team are on to the final round of the Summer Olympics after tying the United States for the best time in the qualifying heats. The Bahamas and U.S. each ran a time of 2:58.87 with the Bahamas earning the official first-place...
August 9, 2012 - 7:48am
August 5, 2012
All 3 of DSU alumni fall short of Olympics finals
LONDON -- All three of the Dickinson State alumni competing at the Summer Olympics fell short of the final round Sunday at Olympic Stadium. Competing for their home country of the Bahamas, former Blue Hawks Derrick Atkins, Trevor Barry and Ramon Miller all came up just a bit short....
August 5, 2012 - 4:33pm
August 4, 2012
Atkins, Miller qualify for semifinals in London
LONDON -- Dickinson State alumni Derrick Atkins and Ramon Miller had to fight for it, but each finished advanced to the semifinals of their respective...
August 4, 2012 - 7:22am
August 2, 2012
Monke: Bahamas media big on DSU's Olympic trio
August 2, 2012 - 3:56pm
July 27, 2012
After 2 years of setbacks, Derrick Atkins has returned to Olympics
Editor's Note:This is the first in a three-part series previewing Dickinson State alumni who are competing for the Bahamas at the Summer Olympics...
July 27, 2012 - 12:39am
Chance for Gold: 3 former Dickinson State stars chasing Olympic glory for native Bahamas
What are the chances? What are the chances three men raised on the small Caribbean island of the Bahamas would decide their best option for...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 22, 2012
Amanda Smock looks to reach new peak in London
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- It was a bright, sunny almost perfect day at the track and field complex at Macalester College. The small school just off...
July 22, 2012 - 12:21am
June 28, 2012
Olympian Barry to sign autographs Saturday at DSU
Dickinson State alumnus Trevor Barry, an Olympic qualifier in the high jump, will sign autographs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at King Pavilion on Saturday. TeamDSU Olympic T-shirts can be purchased for $6 and tank tops for $10. Barry, from the Bahamas, is qualified for the 2012 London...
June 28, 2012 - 8:27pm
June 27, 2012
A few small steps turn into big gains for Smock
FARGO -- Looking back, it was just a couple of subtle steps that helped produce North Dakota State's first United States Olympic track and field athlete. How Amanda (Thieschafer) Smock went from small-town Melrose, Minn., to the 2012 Games in London is a testament in "you never know." The...
June 27, 2012 - 12:03am
June 22, 2012
DSU alums Atkins, Miller fare well at Bahamas Olympic Trials
NASSAU, Bahamas -- Derrick Atkins won the championship in the 100 meters Friday at the Bahamas Olympic Trials. The Dickinson State alumnus ran a time of 10.38 seconds to win the race, following his runner-up time of 10.28 in his preliminaries. Atkins has already qualified for the...
June 22, 2012 - 9:30pm