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'New normal' reflected in ND taxable sales, purchases, official says
A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.
Hospital employees removed after photos show them giving newborn babies middle finger, calling them 'mini Satans'
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
A university president held a dinner for black students - and set the table with cotton stalks and collard greens
crime and courts
nation and world
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
A family of veterans
Change of venue for campfire
Preseason poll projects 3rd place NCHC finish for UND
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Defensive dilemmas:Blue Hawks use bye week to make improvements
Dickinson High swimming and diving 10th at UND meet
Dickinson High cross country teams place 7th in Bismarck
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Jacobs: Incumbency matters in ND, but it's no guarantee for reelection
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
Port: Poll show more North Dakotans want to see Senator Heitkamp replaced than re-elected
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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July 11, 2016
Wal-Mart rolls out special carts to improve fresh food offering
CHICAGO -- Wal-Mart has begun rolling out specialized carts designed to keep employees out on the floor culling produce and reducing wastage,...
July 11, 2016 - 11:08am
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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