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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
World Series Cinderellas deserve to be in Fall Classic
Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet of top team
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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
October 10, 2016
Veterans Pavilion planning moving quickly
The Stark County Veterans Pavilion project is closing in on detailed financial planning, Dickinson Parks and Recreation Director James Kramer...
October 10, 2016 - 7:51pm
September 12, 2016
Patterson Lake passes first blue-green algae test
Patterson Lake passes first blue-green algae test Dickinson's Patterson Lake has passed its first test to remove the blue-green algae warning placed by the state Department of Health in July. James Kramer, director of Dickinson Parks and Recreation, said three water quality tests...
September 12, 2016 - 8:47pm
June 14, 2016
Sharpe and Homiston elected to Dickinson park board
A few votes separated three candidates competing for two seats on the Dickinson Park Board on Tuesday. Newcomer KC Homiston was the leader of...
June 14, 2016 - 11:30pm
Dickinson's outdoor pool draws more than 26,000 patrons
The outdoor pool at the West River Community Center drew more than 26,000 patrons throughout the summer. Matt Mack, facility operations manager for Dickinson Parks and Recreation, presented the data provided during a Park Board meeting Monday afternoon at the WRCC. Mack said the...
September 14, 2015 - 11:19pm
June 12, 2015
Dickinson Park Board hears proposals, sets population threshold for adding for new golf course in the future
The discussion about a new golf course in Dickinson is still on the first tee box. Developers vying to build a new golf course in the city made...
June 12, 2015 - 2:24pm
July 26, 2014
Dickinson Park Board to consider golf course feasibility study
The Dickinson Park Board will begin considering the possibility for an 18-hole golf course to be built in the city at its next meeting in August. A landscape planning firm submitted a 78-page analysis to determine the economic viability of the proposed Dickinson golf course to the...
July 26, 2014 - 9:40pm
June 27, 2014
New Park Board members sworn in
The Dickinson Park Board has some new faces after outgoing commissioner Kelly Cooper and President Mike Lefor formally left their posts Friday....
June 27, 2014 - 11:44am
June 9, 2014
Park Board considers second cell tower
The Dickinson Park Board is eyeing a second location for a possible Verizon cellphone tower, director James Kramer said at Monday’s meeting. A planned tower next to the West River Community Center was on the board’s agenda in mid-April public hearing and is already “to the...
June 9, 2014 - 9:49pm
April 30, 2014
Legality of Stark County fairgrounds LLC in question following meeting
The Stark County state’s attorney has raised concerns over the legality of a public-private LLC being formed to develop the county’s fairgrounds. Park Board President Arnie Binek conveyed attorney Tom Henning’s concerns during the county Fair Association’s Wednesday night...
April 30, 2014 - 11:11pm
December 9, 2013
Kramer: West River Community Center construction could be delayed
With the winter weather in southwest North Dakota becoming quite frightful lately, Dickinson Parks and Recreation director James Kramer said Monday that construction on the West River Community Center could be affected a bit in the coming weeks. Speaking at a Dickinson Park Board...
December 9, 2013 - 7:24pm
Lefor to seek District 37 Republican nomination
Dickinson businessman and Park Board President Mike Lefor announced Monday he’s seeking the Republican nomination to represent District 37...
December 9, 2013 - 10:08am
September 28, 2013
Dickinson Park Board lowers tax levy
As part of the 2014 Dickinson Parks and Recreation budget, the city's Park Board on Friday voted to do something unusual. In a move that Director James Kramer called a first in his 20 years as a professional, the board passed a tax levy that decreased by close to $4,000 from the...
September 28, 2013 - 12:00am
August 13, 2013
Expanding recreation: Park Board given updates on projects, fundrasing goals for additions to recreation facilities
Walkers and joggers using the trail around the West River Community Center encountered an interrupted path Monday, but the 400-foot stretch is...
August 13, 2013 - 12:00am
June 1, 2013
Stark County Veterans Memorial project could be finished by fall
If all goes according to plan, Dickinson will be home to one of the largest memorials to U.S. service members in North Dakota by later this year. Speaking...
June 1, 2013 - 12:00am
May 14, 2013
New St. Joseph's complex walking trail to link to WRCC trails
The West River Community Center will be linked via a walking trail to the new St. Joseph's Hospital and office building grounds once the complex is completed. At Monday's Dickinson Park Board meeting, a unanimous 3-0 vote was taken -- two board members were not present -- to allow...
May 14, 2013 - 12:00am