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Federal judge blocks Indiana abortion law
Child support amnesty program extended
Belfield man killed in crash near Medora
Baby camel at Bismarck zoo dies
Drayton gets 6-month extension for dike removal deadline
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Williston crew camps remain in limbo
Dakota Prairie Refinery sold to Tesoro at a loss, hurt by oil price slump
SEC: Texas 'Frack Master' bilked investors out of millions
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection
VIDEO: Local students prepare for 'The Frog Prince'
VIDEO: Taste-testing the ‘new’ Pizza Corner pizza
Jackie Hope: Dickinson native writes ND-inspired steampunk fiction
Veeder: Reaping what I sowed with garden boasting
Kat Perkins releases musical tribute to late singer and friend Christina Grimmie
Jorda anchoring Roughriders’ defense at third base
Roughriders split with Fargo Post 400
Twins’ late rally falls short at White Sox
Suddenly, Timberwolves are an alluring free-agent destination
Minnesota players, coaches remember Summitt’s legacy
Port: AG says Williston broke open meeting law during man camp ban talks
Holten: Your purpose in life
Other Views: Supreme Court’s abortion decision consistent
Ahlin: Collins, Heitkamp win praise in Senate gun control debate
Marcil: Extraordinary power, magic in roots and wonder of home
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Alvin "Al" Wiemann
Alvin "Al" Wiemann
Lonny R. Tachenko
Charles Clinton Bush
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
December 26, 2015
Some Dickinson businesses feel a chill with local economy in a state of adjustment, normalization
The wider context of the oil slowdown has changed the business climate of Dickinson, resulting in a chill for some and a more normalized pace for others. Wildcat Pizzeria, formerly located on the northwest side of Dickinson, closed abruptly about two weeks ago after losing a substantial...
News / local
December 26, 2015 - 9:24pm
November 28, 2015
After a year of plenty, Dickinson’s independent retail businesses prepare for more normal year-end sales
Holidays can make or break the profit margins of small retail businesses. In Dickinson, the time carries even greater meaning for relatively...
News / local
November 28, 2015 - 8:39pm
October 14, 2014
Starboard coming to Williston: Store that started in Dickinson may be sign of retail boom
WILLISTON — With the opening of their second retail store set for the end of November, brothers Jeff Hafner and Lenny Johnson hope to be on...
News / local
October 14, 2014 - 11:05pm
January 3, 2014
Former Jamestown businessman questions incentives for retailers
JAMESTOWN — A former Jamestown business owner is questioning the process the city is following in negotiating with a big-box home improvement store. He also questions whether the city should be involved in offering incentives to retail businesses. “Our country is built on the...
News / North Dakota
January 3, 2014 - 10:18pm
December 18, 2013
Planning and Zoning approves final plats of 2 major developments, Villard Street strip mall rezoned to allow for apartments above
Two major developers are one step closer to building retail corridors in west Dickinson. The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission approved the final plats for Pinecrest Commons and Dickinson Hills at its regular meeting on Wednesday morning at City Hall. Pinecrest Commons...
News / local
December 18, 2013 - 3:17pm
October 24, 2013
Growing Dickinson: As infrastructure projects catch up, retail centers in Dickinson grow
It's becoming clear that 2014 could be a big year for retail and commercial developments in Dickinson. As many as five new retail and commerce...
Energy / News
October 24, 2013 - 12:00am
October 5, 2013
Belfield development could offer grocery store, hotel, more
BELFIELD -- Developers will start underground work on a huge $30 million residential and commercial project in Belfield this spring. While developers can't disclose the specific businesses yet, American Landmark Group's Mitchel Beckstead said tenants could be a travel center, a grocery...
October 5, 2013 - 12:00am
August 31, 2013
Dickinson to add 1.4M square feet of retail space in coming years
The first building of Dickinson's major new retailers is beginning to look like the Menards store it's going to be. There are three major commercial...
August 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Home Depot to open satellite store in Williston
WILLISTON -- Home Depot announced that it will open a satellite store in Williston this summer, a signal to local officials that other big-box retailers could be on the way. Home Depot purchased a building in Williston that will be renovated to a store that will employ 15 to 25 people,...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Developers eye Beach for 240-acre development
BEACH -- Although it has been on the fringes of recent Bakken oil play-related development, the city of Beach could soon be changing. In the next few years, the town of just more than 1,000 people could nearly double in population thanks to a proposed 240-acre development that would...
News / oil
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
116-acre development between Dickinson, South Heart closer to becoming a reality
A 116-acre property between Dickinson and South Heart moved a step closer to becoming home to a truck stop and retail businesses Tuesday. The Stark County Commission approved the request to rezone the property of the landowners who live on the East Coast by a vote of 4-0, with Commissioner...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Menards, Shoe Carnival, Cash Wise Foods among stores coming to Dickinson
Several large retailers and hotels have confirmed tenancy in Dickinson's newest retail center, West Ridge Center, in the northwest corner of...
local / News
June 22, 2012 - 9:13am
March 17, 2012
Big box stores on the way? Dickinson officials keep tight lips on which retailers could next set up shop
Dickinson leaders say they want two or three big box retailers placed west of town, but they are keeping their lips sealed as to which companies...
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
December 25, 2011
Dickinson's last-minute shoppers add to holiday spending; face emptying store shelves
Shoppers were out and about to get in last minute shopping for Christmas gifts, food and decorations Saturday evening. Every year people flock...
December 25, 2011 - 12:00am
July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 - 9:51am