Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Hidden world: Informants play key role in western North Dakota’s drug scene
‘Can’t sit and wait’: Businesses come together to revitalize downtown
Check this out: Downloading music is free — and legal — at Dickinson library
Skydiver injured after hard landing
NDSU, UND faculty victimized by bogus tax returns
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil surges after lower than expected US inventory rise
US proposes higher royalty rates for drilling federal land
Oil company sued for racial discrimination in North Dakota
Oil turns higher, rallies to 2015 high on Yemen conflict
North Dakota oil production drops in February
Veeder: Giving the farm the Martha Stewart treatment
Mothers flock to Badlands Baby Fair & Expo
Painting the Patch: Oil worker turned artist finds niche in an unlikely area
Kat Perkins stops by Prairie Rose, Berg
TBT to the first one hundred years
Weather warriors: DSU track and field snags 2 national qualifiers at Blue Hawk Games
Braves beat Midgets in West Region game
Blue Hawks baseball split with Vikings
DSU finishes off 4-game sweep of Valley City
Brock: What is art?
Omdahl: Becoming a nation of political spectators
Schneider and Onstad: GOP oil extraction tax plan wrong for ND’s future
Letter: Wind project will harm Stark County
Our View: DSU students’ achievements among best of the week
Edward V. Kudrna
Lorene A. Summers
Helen Mae Loeffelbein
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
May 5, 2013
N.D. sees more out-of-state road crews: Oil Patch will have record road construction season
RAY - Some say roads in the Oil Patch have potholes so big they could swallow your car. This could be true on U.S. Highway 2 in Ray, but a crew working to replace underground utilities fills the same potholes practically every day. At Ray, consolidating the heavy truck traffic on...
Bakken / Energy / news / north dakota / oil
May 5, 2013 - 8:25pm
October 6, 2012
Alaska company brings workers to Dickinson; Cruz Energy employees enjoy the people, have housing issues
North Dakota State University graduate John Carlson didn't know what to expect when he returned to the Peace Garden State over the summer after...
news / oil
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
September 30, 2012
Not wasting wastewater: Innovative solution to sewage problem allows cities to grow
RAY -- Developer Tom Serie could fill two 12-plex apartment buildings here tomorrow. But a major hurdle is keeping Serie from putting a shovel in the ground: The city doesn't have enough sewer capacity. "I've got subcontractors ready to go to work," said Serie, developer with Guardian...
news / oil
September 30, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
5 western ND communities, including Killdeer, awarded day care grants
BISMARCK -- State officials awarded $625,000 in grants Thursday to help five western North Dakota communities address their child care shortage. The Board of University and School Lands approved $125,000 each for Killdeer, Watford City, Williston, Ray and Crosby to increase child...
news / oil
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Oil companies say 'thank you' with cookfest
RAY -- The oil industry threw a thank you party Tuesday for communities in the heart of oil development. Thirteen teams with the Bakken Rocks...
news / oil
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Dickinson taxable sales grow 52 percent; Williston leads statewide growth that increased to more than $19B
BISMARCK -- The story of North Dakota's envious economy just keeps getting bigger with all of the state's largest cities contributing to eye-popping...
news / oil
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Recycling company gives 'Peak' performance in Killdeer
A Johnstown, Colo., company has found a way to recycle sludge produced from drilling oil, which they said could change the industry's black sludge into a greener product. "The conventional process that is in place now is just solidifying the sludge with fly ash and burying it," said...
Energy / local / news / oil
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
Dakota Recreation Report
Tournaments - Saturday: Lake Oahe, Hazelton. - Sept. 11-12: Lake Sakakawea, Fort Stevenson State Park. - Sept. 12: Lake Sakakawea, Dakota Waters Resort; Lake Sakakawea, White Earth Bay; Missouri River, Graner Bottom; Nelson Lake. Fishing - Lake Sakakawea elevation Wednesday:...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
August 4, 2009
Letter: Workers' comp system needs repairs
I read Bryan Klipfel's letter praising the diligent, proper and timely work being done at Workforce Safety and Insurance. Mr.
letters / opinion
August 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Letter: Workers' compensation just not working
On June 21, 2006 I was working in the oil patch when I injured my right wrist and hand as well as my neck and upper back. Since then, I've developed Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, an incurable condition that causes constant, excruciating pain. Workforce Safety and Insurance pretended...
June 4, 2009 - 12:00am
May 21, 2009
School closed because of threat
Ray High School canceled classes Thursday following a threat of a school shooting. Superintendent Daniel Anderson said the school was locked down after school officials received information of the threat Wednesday afternoon. School was called off and its 175 students were asked to...
May 21, 2009 - 10:26pm
March 5, 2009
Dickinson may lose taxi service
There are a number of reasons Dakota Cab plans to close, and the owner said an attack on a driver is among them. Ray Sand, owner of Dakota Cab, said he plans to close March 31. "There are other things in play that have brought us to this decision, this was just kind of the icing...
March 5, 2009 - 12:00am