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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
June 28, 2016
The Forsness 4-H: Family stays active at Stark and Billings County 4-H horse show
At the crack of dawn, the Forsness' toted their horses to Dickinson for the 8 a.m. Roughriders 4-H Horse Show. The Dickinson State University...
June 28, 2016 - 11:12pm
October 6, 2015
Panel approves $160M for N.D. water supply projects
BISMARCK – The State Water Commission approved $160 million in cost-share funds Tuesday for municipal, rural and regional water supply projects throughout the state. State Engineer Todd Sando called the meeting “monumental” in terms of the cost-share funding awarded, led...
October 6, 2015 - 5:23pm
December 13, 2013
Dickinson expects $105M in debt to finish projects
The city of Dickinson expects to take on more than $105 million in debt to be able to complete the infrastructure projects it needs to keep up...
December 13, 2013 - 11:27pm
November 19, 2013
ONEOK announces up to $780M in natural gas projects, including new plant near Watford City
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s largest processor of natural gas announced plans Tuesday to spend up to $390 million on a new processing plant in McKenzie County, a project the company’s president says will “considerably” reduce the amount of natural gas flared when combined with...
November 19, 2013 - 7:16pm
November 7, 2013
$35.4M Housing Incentive Fund already depleted
BISMARCK — More than $35 million approved by state lawmakers last spring to spur construction of affordable housing for essential workers and low-income residents has already been committed, leaving no available funding until 2015 and demonstrating the pent-up demand for affordable...
November 7, 2013 - 8:42pm
December 28, 2012
Dickinson may need $178M to complete more than 40 projects
To support the planned residential and commercial growth coming to Dickinson, the city may need about $178 million in the next biennium to complete more than 40 projects. At a special City Commission meeting at the Dickinson Area Public Library on Thursday, commissioners, city officials...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Millions and millions: From Richardton to South Heart to Dickinson, growth is rapid and expensive
The greater Dickinson area is a busy place. Need more proof beyond the bustling traffic, tight housing market and booming population growth? Look...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
4-H: All in the Dickinson family
What do sheep, painting, bow hunting and quilts have in common?
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
N.D. spends $383M on construction projects
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota transportation officials say it has been a good year to catch up on highway projects with federal stimulus money, but are worried about future funding from Washington. State Transportation Director Francis Ziegler told a legislative committee Tuesday...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
March 26, 2009
Letter: More thought should be put into street projects
I hope everyone in Belfield has read Resolution No. 03-09-09 "Declaring street improvements necessary" in the Dickinson Press issue of March 12 and 19. I found these articles particularly disturbing because it seems to me that the council is trying to get what they want through underhanded...
March 26, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
Wind developer plans to add 170 megawatts
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's leading wind power developer intends to spend $300 million this year installing another 170 megawatts of generating capacity near two existing wind projects, the company's chief executive says. "This is one of the best places to go," said Mitch Davidson,...
March 20, 2009 - 11:03pm
March 12, 2009
DOT prepares to repair
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is seeking comments on an amendment to the 2009-2012 State Transportation Improvement Program for inclusion of several road projects, including four in Dickinson. The four Dickinson projects are as follows: Highway 22 from 8th St. S.W....
March 12, 2009 - 11:47pm
February 1, 2009
Counties may get millions to make improvements
Dickinson and other area leaders are planning what projects to spend thousands of dollars on. All they need now is confirmation that funds from an economic recovery package are heading their way. And even though it hasn't met full congressional approval, the economic recovery package,...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Commission OKs $1 million for livestock water projects
BISMARCK -- A million-dollar pool of state money is now available for North Dakota livestock producers to tap into for watering their herds. The state Water Commission approved the funds late Wednesday, following up on Gov. John Hoeven's drought declaration last Friday. Last month,...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
Sertich: Pawlenty threatened projects
ST. PAUL -- House Majority Leader Tony Sertich says Gov. Tim Pawlenty erased $1.5 million in state construction projects from his district as revenge for comments he made about the Republican governor. The Chisholm Democrat told reporters Friday that on March 14 a Pawlenty staff...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am