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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
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
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
September 10, 2016
Poll: Trump closes in on Clinton's projected electoral lead
NEW YORK—Republican Donald Trump appears to have carved out a wider path to the White House as a number of states including Florida and...
News/Nation and World
September 10, 2016 - 6:18pm
September 19, 2015
DSU Blue Hawks men’s cross country receives national votes
Dickinson State’s men’s cross country team received 36 votes in the latest NAIA national coaches’ poll, according to a press release from the NAIA office Thursday. Southern Oregon retained its spot atop the poll with 493 points and 12 first-place votes. The poll was voted...
September 19, 2015 - 1:14am
September 9, 2015
Dickinson High, Trinity crack poll top 5
Dickinson High’s football team moved into the top five of the latest Class AAA North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association polls, released Tuesday, while Trinity dropped a spot in the AA poll. The Midgets, 2-0 after a 33-0 win against Grand Forks Central...
September 9, 2015 - 12:37am
May 27, 2015
Today's poll question: What is your favorite western North Dakota summer activity?
Memorial Day is in the rearview, graduation for many is right around the corner and summer is in the air. So it begs the question: What do western North Dakotans like to do for fun in the summer? Do you head to the national park? Do you go fishing or boating? Are you a softball...
May 27, 2015 - 12:24am
May 23, 2015
Today's poll question: How often do you go to church?
A study by Pew Research Center released last week showed that church attendance is low amongst millennials, and is declining in nearly every...
May 23, 2015 - 10:27pm
May 18, 2015
Today's poll question: Do you think Stark County commissioners should have approved the proposed Dickinson Wind Farm project between Gladstone and Richardton?
In what has been a controversial and ongoing conversation since late last year, the Stark County Commission voted down a proposed 87-turbine wind project from NextEra Energy Resources at its regular meeting last week. Yet the wind farm isn't dead. The state Public Service Commission...
May 18, 2015 - 11:50am
April 17, 2015
Today's poll question: Should North Dakota have an 80 mph interstate speed limit?
Now that South Dakota has approved an 80 mph speed limit on interstates and with Montana talking about it, should North Dakota do the same?
April 17, 2015 - 11:30pm
October 16, 2014
Guest Editorial: Polls provide a snapshot-in-time look at public’s opinion
A number of pointed questions have been raised about the poll we conducted recently on behalf of Forum Communications Co. Some of these points address areas of genuine subjectivity in polling while others reflect a misunderstanding of basic opinion polling practices. Anyone who watches...
October 16, 2014 - 6:51pm
October 2, 2014
Voter polls for Cramer, Sinner contradict: House candidates apart by as much as 10 points
Two polls released by the GOP Wednesday said Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., is ahead of Democratic opponent George Sinner by 10 points, but another poll has Sinner ahead. An earlier poll conducted for the Sinner campaign said he was ahead by 2 points. Of the GOP polls, one was conducted...
October 2, 2014 - 10:33pm
Polling firm to pay $2,000 to settle complaint over robocalls for N.D. conservation fund
BISMARCK – A Nevada polling firm that made pre-recorded phone calls to North Dakotans on behalf of supporters of a proposed conservation fund has agreed to pay $2,000 to settle a complaint that it violated the state’s “do not call” law. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem...
October 2, 2014 - 5:53pm
May 20, 2014
Agricultural commissioner race wide open, according to survey
BISMARCK — The race for North Dakota agricultural commissioner — pitting incumbent Republican Doug Goehring against former state Senate Minority Leader Ryan Taylor — is wide open, according to a new statewide poll. Surveying 600 voters, campaign pollster The Mellman Group...
May 20, 2014 - 11:10am
April 24, 2014
Industry poll: 70 percent Americans support Keystone XL
The American Petroleum Institute is using a new poll to show Americans’ support for the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline. With the latest delay -- the State Department on Friday said federal agencies needed more time to review the project in light of a Nebraska court dispute...
April 24, 2014 - 3:08pm
February 26, 2013
Minot Ryan girls end season ranked No. 1
The Minot Ryan girls basketball team started and ended the 2012-13 regular season as ranked No. 1. The Lions go into the postseason with an 18-0 record and are the only unbeaten girls team in the state. New Town, Napoleon, Thompson and Lakota-Adams-Edmore rounded out the top five....
February 26, 2013 - 12:16am
February 4, 2013
Beulah, Ryan stay atop Class B polls; Trinity boys still No. 3
Beulah and Minot Ryan aren't giving up wins, which means they aren't giving up their respective No. 1 rankings in the Class B basketball polls. The Beulah boys (16-0) and the Minot Ryan girls (13-0) held onto their unanimous top spots in the state media polls released Monday. Dickinson...
February 4, 2013 - 7:00pm
January 28, 2013
Class B basketball polls remain largely unchanged
By the Press Staff email@example.com Beulah and Minot Ryan remained the No. 1-ranked teams in the Class B boys and girls basketball media polls, respectively, on Monday. There were few changes in the boys poll as North Star (12-0) and Dickinson Trinity (13-1), whose...
January 28, 2013 - 7:00pm