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Foster children to receive bags filled with goods this spring through fundraiser
ND budget cuts could pull all state funding for homeless shelters
Iron Eyes pleads not guilty to inciting a riot at pipeline protest as judge allows case to proceed
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Dickinson SBDC helps entrepreneurs with all aspects of starting a business
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Three Blue Hawks honored after Yellowjacket Open
North Dakota Badlands Bowl roster announced
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Mike Jacobs: Surprise! A sighting of North Dakota's new governor
Paul E. Paulson
Kim Arthur Leach
Bonnie Mae Carroll
Frances Ann Roll
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Former DSU coach Mark Graupe announced as new Minot State women's basketball coach
Our View: Good to see Dickinson mayoral race begin
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Let the race begin: Dickinson City Commissioners Scott Decker and Klayton Oltmanns both said Thursday that they’re circulating petitions...
January 29, 2016 - 9:52pm
January 25, 2016
Our View: Signs of the oil bust become more apparent
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Dakota Access Pipeline approved: The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved a route for a $3.8 billion Dakota Access...
January 25, 2016 - 3:26pm
January 16, 2016
Our View: Dognapper makes us cringe; Bison have us smiling
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Bison capture fifth straight title: It was almost too easy. The North Dakota State football team’s defense made offensive juggernaut...
January 16, 2016 - 6:00am
December 19, 2015
Our View: Oil export ban repeal part of long game
In what has become dark days for the U.S. oil industry and the thousands of workers it supports, Congress provided some light this week by agreeing to repeal the American crude oil export ban as part of the 2016 spending bill. President Barack Obama signed the bill late Friday. It’s...
December 19, 2015 - 6:01am
December 12, 2015
Our View: Oil prices in freefall as airport declines
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Frenzel fills empty commission seat: The Dickinson City Commission turned to a trusty old hand to fill a seven-month vacancy by appointing...
December 12, 2015 - 12:00am
November 21, 2015
Our View: Best of luck to Mayor Jackson
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Jackson named Dickinson’s mayor: On today’s front page, Press city reporter Andrew Haffner profiled new Dickinson City Commission...
November 21, 2015 - 6:00am
November 14, 2015
Our View: Time is right to make Highway 85 four lanes
Between 2010 and 2014, there were 12 fatal accidents on the 62-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 85 between Watford City and Belfield. Though oil activity in the area has settled down recently, there’s no denying that stretch of western North Dakota highway remains busy. That’s why...
November 14, 2015 - 2:35am
November 7, 2015
Our View: The long rejection for Keystone XL
Why did it take President Barack Obama seven years to reject the Keystone XL pipeline? We’ll never know the answer to that question. What...
November 7, 2015 - 11:30pm
October 24, 2015
Our View: Good Bad and Ugly: Smart to get new DSU foundation off ground
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good New DSU foundation forms: The first steps in the process toward ensuring Dickinson State University maintains a working alumni foundation...
October 24, 2015 - 12:05am
October 18, 2015
Our View: Nobody ‘won’ the South Heart coal plant battle
In the long run, no one got what they wanted out of the coal testing plant south of South Heart. The plant, which removed water from lignite coal to make it burnable, began shutting down this month and will soon be a dormant facility in rural Stark County. Dickinson businessman...
October 18, 2015 - 5:00am
October 6, 2015
Our View: End of an era in Dickinson as Johnson steps down
Like most, we were caught off guard by Dennis Johnson’s resignation as Dickinson City Commission president and mayor on Monday. It makes us realize just how much the city, state and country have changed since when he took office in July, 1, 2000. That summer, Bill Clinton was...
October 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 3, 2015
Our View: Thank a veteran at Sunday’s memorial dedication
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Be proud of Veteran’s Memorial: This weekend, the Stark County Veteran’s Memorial will be dedicated. It’s a symbol and a site...
October 3, 2015 - 3:00am
October 1, 2015
Our View: New DSU president must bring pride, people back
Congratulations and welcome to Thomas Mitzel, the next president of Dickinson State University. Mitzel will become the newest leader in our community when he takes office in January, and a leader he will very much need to be. Expectations have never been higher for an incoming DSU...
October 1, 2015 - 1:00am
September 4, 2015
Our View: DSU Foundation paying for mess it created
When rumors began to circulate about financial problems at the Dickinson State University Foundation, our reporting on the subject was unpopular with many university and foundation supporters. We were asked by readers why we didn’t support the university and were told to stop picking...
September 4, 2015 - 11:00pm
August 26, 2015
Our View: North Dakota governor’s race is going to be good
Gov. Jack Dalrymple’s announcement Monday morning that he won’t seek re-election in 2016 was shocking to many, including some members of his own party. But, unlike many states, it’s unlikely the governor’s decision is foreshadowing a vast political shakeup in North Dakota....
August 26, 2015 - 12:00am