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UND offers staff buyouts
Deputy, 29, and suspect fatally shot after shootout in ND’s Rolette County, 3 other deputies on leave
Kalk to resign from PSC after accepting new job
Residents asked to evacuate after fiberglass plant fire in Warren, MN
Trump formally announces Perdue as nominee for agriculture
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Weber State-UND game could be the best of the season at The Betty
Grand Forks Central grad Casey Johnson emerging on UND's blue line
Team goals clear for Blue Hawk track and field
Pudge highlights three elected to baseball Hall of Fame
For Minn.-Duluth, mental preparation is key with North Dakota looming
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
Susie A. Fettig
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
December 3, 2016
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
My parents always liked to leave early to start vacation. We'd load up the car and be on the road before the sun even thought about rising. I...
December 3, 2016 - 9:06pm
December 2, 2016
SULLIVAN: Read the School District Profile
Every year the Dickinson Public School District, in cooperation with the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction, provides an annual progress...
December 2, 2016 - 6:32pm
OUR VIEW: Helping one another through a blizzard and keeping our kids safe online
From time to time, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Only in North Dakota would anyone consider a blizzard that brought a foot to two feet of snow a good thing, but the mild and dry winters...
December 2, 2016 - 6:30pm
RUGY: A holiday recipe for government growth
Economic research shows that the corporate tax is harmful to workers' wages and overall economic growth. If left to their own devices, politicians still wouldn't be likely to reduce or eliminate the destructive tax. They only act when tax competition — whereby taxpayers shop...
December 2, 2016 - 6:29pm
December 1, 2016
STOSSEL: Drain the Swamp!
President-elect Trump says he's uniquely qualified to "drain the swamp" in Washington, D.C. He can do it, he said at one debate, because as a...
December 1, 2016 - 4:28pm
BENSON: Billy Graham and C. S. Lewis
Billy Graham was born Nov. 7, 1918, just four days before Armistice Day that ended World War I's carnage. Three weeks ago Billy marked his 98th...
December 1, 2016 - 4:27pm
November 29, 2016
LETTER: Where is the outrage of real native problems?
The day will come when the DAPL project will either be completed or mothballed. If completed it will likely be after President Obama can no longer pad Warren Buffet's wallet by delaying or blocking the movement of oil by pipeline as opposed to rail.
November 29, 2016 - 9:56pm
November 27, 2016
OMDAHL: Archaic Electoral College still electing presidents
U. S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has introduced a resolution calling for replacement of the Electoral College with a direct popular vote. Since...
November 27, 2016 - 4:00am
November 26, 2016
LETTER: Transfer road to the state
Recently an enjoyable ride was taken on the newly completed and paved South Heart Road. The road takes you through the Green River Valley past some Badlands area, and in the Northern Reaches prairie covered hills in Ranch Country. In addition the pioneer, historic Hutmacher Homestead...
November 26, 2016 - 10:22pm
November 21, 2016
OMDAHL: Election gives Homeland Committee new dreams
"I hope we're not here for some sort of political wake," declared Madeleine Morgan as she burst into the room for another meeting of the Homeland...
November 21, 2016 - 12:44pm
November 18, 2016
LETTER: Be thankful
As Thanksgiving nears, I want to communicate something important that we have learned as we are working through the process of the Bush Foundation Community Innovation project. Dickinson has added 10,000 new residents. The majority of those residents are young families. Between...
November 18, 2016 - 8:47pm
BROCK: Protesters could learn from Martin Luther King Jr. teachings
Donald Trump did not receive a majority of the popular vote but won enough Electoral College votes to be elected president. This is not the first...
November 18, 2016 - 8:45pm
BARONE: Clinton's dishonesty costs her the Midwest and the election
Hillary Clinton lost the election in the Midwest. Donald Trump won 50 Midwestern electoral votes that went to Barack Obama in 2012 — Iowa,...
November 18, 2016 - 8:43pm
November 16, 2016
SIMON: Electoral College belongs back in 18th Century
A swanky bar in New York City. Dusk spreading across Central Park just across the street. Everything in the joint is posh and polished, glistening and glowing. The dress code is elaborate and strictly enforced. It appears to be no burden on the customers, however, many of whom are...
November 16, 2016 - 10:32pm
November 14, 2016
AHLIN: Fresh air, hard work good antidotes for a blue mood
Losing isn't fun, but it is a big part of life. In fact, losing without losing heart is the essence of living successfully. As one of life's...
November 14, 2016 - 8:57pm