Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Names released in fatal three-car crash south of Mandan
A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Why a small-town restaurant owner asked Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave
What's the political calculation behind Trump's visit to blue-and-red Fargo?
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
crime and courts
nation and world
Bryan Bray Named Service Technician of the Year by the North Dakota Motor Carriers Association
After first year, oil industry praises Dakota Access Pipeline
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
North Dakota manufacturers left to weather uncertainty of trade war
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Law enforcement agencies use new tool to prevent officer suicide
A pie maker creates art for the upper crust
Metro Sports Foundation received $8.5 million from Engelstad foundation
Family adopts sons they once dreamed of on a date
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
Rapids edge Loons with goal deep in stoppage time
Ottawa calling: For the second straight day, Sens take UND player in NHL Draft
Beltre, Chirinos pace Rangers past Twins
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Ervin Santana's 'rough journey' continues to drag on following surgery
Commentary: Bye-bye landline and premium cable TV
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
Submit a Political Letter
Barbara R. Klein
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
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
July 22, 2016
College program targets oil industry need; Corrosion control program is one of three in nation
GLENDIVE, Mont. -- There are three places in the country where you can get a degree in corrosion control technology, and the latest of them is...
July 22, 2016 - 4:05pm
July 7, 2016
Federal drone test site research program in ND could see 3-year extension
GRAND FORKS - A federal research initiative centered on integrating unmanned aircraft systems into national airspace with ties to North Dakota could see an additional three years of operation. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Wednesday the U.S. Senate and House reached an agreement...
July 7, 2016 - 4:18pm
February 20, 2016
Mentor program aims to make high school more inclusive
BISMARCK -- Every morning at Bismarck Century High School, Carly Amundson looks forward to joining her group of friends for lunch in the cafeteria....
February 20, 2016 - 4:52pm
October 9, 2015
Lifesaver program comes to Bismarck
BISMARCK -- When an at-risk person, such as a child with an autism spectrum disorder or an adult with dementia, goes missing, the average time...
October 9, 2015 - 6:38pm
August 24, 2015
NDSU opens MBA program through teleconferencing
FARGO — Starting this fall, students will be able to earn a Master of Business Administration degree at North Dakota State University without setting foot on campus. “We really want to open up access to the program,” said Karen Froelich, MBA program director. “So many times,...
August 24, 2015 - 10:43pm
November 26, 2013
NDSU selected for ‘gateway’ course program
FARGO — As part of a new pilot program, North Dakota State University will analyze and transform as many as five introductory undergraduate “gateway” courses. NDSU was selected along with 11 other schools to participate in the John N. Gardner Institute for Excellence in Undergraduate...
November 26, 2013 - 9:16pm
October 15, 2013
Missed payments: PSA shutdown delays $290M in ND checks
FARGO -- North Dakota impacts from the federal shutdown include nearly $290 million in Conservation Reserve Program and direct-payment checks that would have gone out to farmers and landowners in the first week of October -- but didn't. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said he's very concerned...
October 15, 2013 - 12:00am
Williston church holds 'last supper' as it ends lodging program
WILLISTON -- People seeking shelter at Williston's Concordia Lutheran Church will be greeted with a sign that reads "Overnighters is over." The...
September 15, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Is Dickinson ready for curbside recycling? Officials say yes and no
The city of Bismarck formally entered into a contract for a curbside recycling program recently. Could Dickinson be next in line? Though some city leaders have expressed interest in implementing a similar program in the Queen City, they say it probably won't happen anytime in the...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
USDA working to help Dickinson homebuyers; City's growth may cause loss of program eligibility
In changing from a sleepy agricultural town into a booming Oil Patch hub, Dickinson's population growth could hurt the eligibility of its residents seeking help from U.S.
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
School districts given flexibility to fund preschool programs
BISMARCK -- Lawmakers passed two proposals Wednesday that will allow school districts to use local tax revenues to fund early childhood programs. It's a move many lawmakers say will help increase the number of preschool programs around the state. "It's an incentive to take a hard...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2013
Cellphones an 'inexpensive necessity' for homeless
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Like most people these days, Todd Rau needs his cellphone. "I think a cellphone is a basic necessity for everyone," he said. Does...
January 25, 2013 - 12:00am
December 2, 2012
Childhood Obesity: A family affair
FARGO -- When a child has a weight problem, it can be a sensitive subject for medical professionals to broach with his or her parents. After...
December 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 13, 2012
Heating assistance requests down statewide: Benefit available for low-income family, elderly, disabled
With the first snow of the season having passed through bringing with it the reminder that North Dakota winters are downright chilly, heating bills are sure to be on the way. But even as more people flock to the area and take up residence, fewer are taking advantage of the Low Income...
October 13, 2012 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
N.D House changes voters' tobacco law
BISMARCK -- Backers of last year's successful tobacco control initiated measure say the state House is defying the will of voters by deleting part of the program passed in the November election. House members, insisting they're improving what voters approved, voted 57-34 along party...
April 8, 2009 - 11:18pm