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Senate overwhelmingly rejects Obama veto of 9/11 bill
Health Dept. spokeswoman resigns over 'rather inappropriate' tweets posted during presidential debate
Blotter: Two Dickinson residents arrested for criminal trespassing
U.S. strike on Islamic State in Afghanistan kills 21
MH17 was shot down by Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held area
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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
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James "Jim" Basic
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
April 29, 2016
Postal Service to hold small business conference in Dickinson
The U.S. Postal Service is holding a small business conference from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 5, at the Dickinson Post Office. The Postal Service is aiming to provide small business solutions to help businesses develop, innovate and grow. Postal representatives will demonstrate...
April 29, 2016 - 10:34pm
January 5, 2016
Searching for new ground: Gladstone looks for location for new post office
GLADSTONE -- Standing informally in the hallway of Gladstone’s temporary post office, community members and U.S. Postal Service staff discussed...
January 5, 2016 - 11:15pm
August 12, 2015
Three arrested after meth found at Minot post office
MINOT, N.D. -- Two men and a woman have been arrested after a pound of methamphetamine valued up to $45,000 was found in the Minot post office. The Ward County Narcotics Task Force received information on Tuesday that Joseph Tuchscherer, 38, of Kenmare, was picking up a package...
News/crime and courts
August 12, 2015 - 11:39pm
Watford City to get new expanded post office
WATFORD CITY — The U.S. Postal Service will relocate and expand the Watford City Post Office in the growing Oil Patch city. The new facility, which will be more than 7,000 square feet, will be within city limits and will include three retail windows and 2,965 postal boxes. A construction...
August 12, 2015 - 11:06pm
October 27, 2014
Gladstone post office catches fire
GLADSTONE — It started with smoke billowing from the side of the building, and ended with the disruption of mail service for nearly 376 homes...
October 27, 2014 - 6:00pm
July 1, 2014
Added postal capacity welcomed in Williston
WILLISTON - Kim Wheigt was on his way to work in Williston when he spied the red, white and blue banners fluttering in the breeze Tuesday morning....
July 1, 2014 - 5:36pm
March 21, 2014
Postal Service to open new Williston location
WILLISTON — The U.S. Postal Service will open a new facility on the north side of Williston late this spring. The 5,880-square-foot facility known as the Badlands Station will be located in the Badlands Town Center at 4315 9th Ave. W., Unit 411. It will feature P.O. boxes, full...
March 21, 2014 - 11:39pm
March 8, 2014
Heitkamp asks postmaster general to address ND issues
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., called on U.S. Postmaster General Patrick Donahue recently to make needed changes to address strong concerns expressed by North Dakotans about their mail service and standards, according to a release During the past two months, Heitkamp has encouraged...
March 8, 2014 - 12:09am
February 11, 2014
Mail call: Postal Service searching for residents to serve on advisory committee
By Bryan Horwath firstname.lastname@example.org The United States Postal Service is looking for a few good citizens in Dickinson. At an informational meeting Tuesday night at the Dickinson Public Library, USPS Dakotas District outreach program manager Karen Fredrickson said her...
February 11, 2014 - 8:53pm
USPS to continue Saturday delivery: Rural residents relieved
The United States Postal Service announced Wednesday that it would not be suspending Saturday service in August as it had originally planned...
April 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
U.S. Postal Service will keep Saturday delivery
WASHINGTON - The financially strapped U.S. Postal Service will keep delivering first-class mail on Saturday because Congress has left it no choice but to continue, the service's board of governors said on Wednesday. The Postal Service, which lost $16 billion last year, said in February...
April 10, 2013 - 11:19am
November 15, 2012
The bust amid the boom: Gladstone, Taylor residents meet with USPS as it plans to cut hours
TAYLOR -- Shortened hours are coming for some rural North Dakota post offices and Taylor is one community that could be getting the short end...
November 15, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Reduction in USPS hours coming: Targeted cities include Taylor, Grassy Butte, Gladstone, Richardton
TAYLOR -- The window of availability for some small town post offices in the area could be narrowing soon and that has some southwest North Dakotans...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
July 15, 2012
FOTB: Watford City post office expanding
WATFORD CITY -- The post office here closes for an hour each day, but you won't find Postmaster Jason Hirst taking a leisurely lunch. After...
July 15, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Hours unchanged at Dickinson post office; Dunn Center USPS facing hour reduction
Hours will remain the same although Dickinson post office officials say they have experienced an increase in business as the population has grown. The increased traffic will keep window hours at the Dickinson office at 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to noon...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am