Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
The Daily 202: Mick Mulvaney's confession highlights the corrosive influence of money in politics
Places that write lots of tickets for distracted driving also have lower fatal crash rates, analysis finds
'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Fargo elementary students play reporter as they ask Gov. Burgum about his job
crime and courts
nation and world
The new Gmail sends self-destructing emails - and nudges you to reply to mom
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
After alarming findings last year, ND's tick season arrives again
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
When it comes to wine, what are tannins?
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
Local talent impress at Pankratz Invite
Midgets wilt in doubleheader losses to Bismarck Century
Over the fence: McNeilly’s grand slam sends Midgets over Coyotes
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp begins biggest campaign of her political life…with a recycled ad from 2012?
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp pretends at the accessibility North Dakotans demand
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
James E. Schloss
Maximilian Pio Steckler
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
March 28, 2018
NDSU gets OK to build addition that will expand nursing, health programs
MAYVILLE, N.D.—North Dakota State University has the OK to build an addition to Sudro Hall with a price tag up to $28 million to allow...
March 28, 2018 - 6:45pm
November 7, 2017
6 ways Amazon could reshape America's pharmacy business model
The pharmacy market is one of the biggest potential new targets for Amazon.com.
November 7, 2017 - 11:14am
September 29, 2017
Area pharmacy professors advocate ramping up opioid antidote prescriptions
WEST FARGO—North Dakota pharmacists should be more active in prescribing the opioid antidote naloxone, according to instructors at a continuing...
September 29, 2017 - 8:11pm
Mylan to launch generic EpiPen at half the price of original
Mylan NV said it would launch the first generic version of its allergy auto-injector EpiPen at half the price of the branded product, the drugmaker's...
August 29, 2016 - 12:52pm
December 12, 2015
Disabled student struggling to get into NDSU pharmacy school
FARGO -- Kelli Sem knew she would face obstacles in pursuing her dream to become a pharmacist. Cerebral palsy requires her to use a motorized...
December 12, 2015 - 6:00am
October 14, 2014
Omdahl: Measure 7 will hit locally owned pharmacies
North Dakota law requires that pharmacies be owned by licensed pharmacists. This law was passed to protect these small businesses from the competition of the chain pharmacies and Big Box stores. Unable to persuade the Legislature to repeal the law, the box stores and chain pharmacies...
October 14, 2014 - 6:36pm
September 22, 2014
Letter: Pharmacy measure would send profits out of state
I ask the good citizens of North Dakota to consider a few facts when deciding how to Vote on Measure 7. First and foremost, Chain stores such as Walmart, Walgreens, CVS Pharmacy and others can have pharmacies within their stores. There is currently a pharmacy within the Walmart on...
September 22, 2014 - 5:16pm
September 5, 2014
Big pharmacies knock on door of oil-rich North Dakota
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's oil boom has fueled a construction bonanza for new supermarkets, restaurants and clothing stores. But try finding a Rite Aid, Walgreens or other national pharmacy chain in the state, the fastest-growing economy in the nation, and you'll be largely out of...
September 5, 2014 - 1:22pm
August 22, 2014
Pharmacy ownership measure approved for Nov. 4 ballot
BISMARCK – An initiated measure aimed at changing North Dakota’s pharmacy ownership law has been approved for the Nov. 4 ballot, Secretary of State Al Jaeger announced Friday. The measure’s sponsoring committee needed the signatures of 13,452 qualified voters to get the...
August 22, 2014 - 11:38am
June 3, 2014
Jaeger says yes to pharmacy measure for circulation
BISMARCK — Sponsors of a proposed ballot measure that would change North Dakota’s pharmacy ownership law to allow national retailers such as Wal-Mart and Walgreens to operate pharmacies in the state can begin circulating their petition for signatures, Secretary of State Al Jaeger...
June 3, 2014 - 11:36pm
May 31, 2014
Pharmacy law again target of proposed ballot measure
BISMARCK — Backers of a proposed ballot measure that would change North Dakota’s pharmacy ownership law to open the door to national retail pharmacies such as Wal-Mart and Walgreens hope to collect the necessary signatures in time to get the measure on the November ballot. Proponents...
May 31, 2014 - 12:23am
August 10, 2011
Sneezing or freezing? Many Dickinson allergy sufferers miserable past few weeks and may not let up until first freeze
At work, on the street and at home, there is plenty of coughing, sneezing and sniffling. "Seasonal allergies are very common this time of year," said Kamille Sherman, M.D. at Medcenter One Clinic in Dickinson. Sherman said many dusts, grasses, trees and weeds are releasing allergens...
August 10, 2011 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
Foes of pharmacy rule seek repeal again
BISMARCK (AP) -- Opponents of North Dakota's pharmacy ownership restrictions are making another attempt to have them repealed by voters, almost a year after a previous initiative campaign was scuttled by legal problems. Duane Sand, of Bismarck, who is a Republican candidate for the...
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
February 13, 2011
North Dakota state House to hear pharmacy ownership bill
BISMARCK -- A bill that would allow chain retailers like Wal-mart and Target to open pharmacies in the state is up for debate on Tuesday. House Bill 1434 deletes wording in North Dakota law that requires pharmacies to be majority-owned by pharmacists licensed in the state. The bill...
February 13, 2011 - 12:00am
November 12, 2009
$300 pill; when medical costs hit home
WASHINGTON -- A few weeks ago I walked into the pharmacy of one of those "we sell everything and cheaper" places to fill a 14-pill prescription for a cancer patient. The smaller amount of a chemotherapy drug was needed to round out a course of treatment linked to a radiation regime...
November 12, 2009 - 12:00am