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U.S. military repeals ban on transgender service members
Baby camel at Bismarck zoo dies
Drayton gets 6-month extension for dike removal deadline
Insight - June 30th
Police Blotter: Safe containing $30,000 in cash, items stolen from Dickinson home
crime and courts
nation and world
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
good bad and ugly
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
February 7, 2013
Dunn Co. dust control: Commissioners OK further research using $97K left over from grant
MANNING -- The Dunn County Commission decided during its meeting Wednesday at the Dunn County Courthouse in Manning to pursue research into dust...
News / oil
February 7, 2013 - 12:00am
January 19, 2013
4-year road plan includes 50 Dickinson projects totaling more than $70,000
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is seeking public comment after completion of its four-year Statewide Transportation Improvement...
January 19, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
Dunn Co. road super to visit residents pushing snow in road
MANNING -- Dunn County residents who have created obstacles in county right-of-ways with snow will soon get a visit from County Road Superintendent Mike Zimmerman. The Dunn County Commission approved the effort after Zimmerman told commissioners at Wednesday's regular meeting in...
January 17, 2013 - 12:00am
November 4, 2012
Pipelines in the Bakken: Expansion critical, but landowners grow weary
WILLISTON -- Williams County farmer Blaine Jorgenson doesn't need pipeline markers to show him where the oil and gas gathering lines are below...
Bakken / News / North Dakota / oil
November 4, 2012 - 12:00am
November 1, 2012
Interstate 94 near Dickinson gets easier to navigate
Road construction projects and slowdowns are quite common in southwest North Dakota these days but motorists traveling on Interstate 94 just east of Dickinson will be enjoying some relief soon. Work is nearly complete on an $18 million repaving of westbound I-94 on an 11-mile stretch...
local / News
November 1, 2012 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Road technique aims to handle heavy truck traffic
WILLISTON -- A new technique being used in some North Dakota road repair projects aims to smooth out rough spots more quickly and with longer lasting results.
News / oil
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
July 21, 2012
Dickinson's Fisher Industries nears completion of $393M Nev. interstate
Fisher Industries of Dickinson is near completion of the Interstate 580 extension, the largest project ever awarded by the Nevada Department...
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Who owns Old Highway 12 in Bowman County?: County will continue maintenance until ownership is determined
The ownership of a stretch of Old Highway 12 in Bowman County should not impact residents or business owners. The city of Bowman and Bowman Township have City Attorney Steve Wild looking into the ownership after the issue came up earlier this year in discussions about improvements...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
April 26, 2012
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva closed due to dust storm
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva is closed due to a dust storm leaving zero visibility, according to a press release issued at 5:40 tonight. Wind gusts are at about 40 mph in much of southwest North Dakota. The road will be closed until further notice. Readers who live near Beach...
local / News
April 26, 2012 - 6:43pm
April 20, 2012
Road repairs to begin on westbound I-94 near Medora Monday
Road repair work will begin Monday on the westbound lanes of Interstate 94 near Medora, a North Dakota Department of Transportation press release stated. During the project: - Speeds will be reduced. - A 12-foot width restriction will be in place. - Flaggers may be present....
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2012
I-94 construction between Dickinson, Taylor begins Monday
Construction will begin Monday on the westbound lane of Interstate 94 between Dickinson and Taylor, according to a North Dakota Department of Transportation press release. Work consists of pavement reconstruction and regrading. During construction: - Traffic will be rerouted onto...
April 15, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
I-94 slide-offs between Dickinson and Gladstone caused by ice, low visibility
Seven vehicles slid into a ditch off of Interstate 94 between Dickinson and Gladstone early Thursday morning due to a combination of ice and low visibility, officials said. No one was injured and no damage was reported. "We kind of had the whole gamut this morning," said Sgt. Will...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2011
Major thoroughfare, Highway 22, to reopen Wednesday
Highway 22 north of Killdeer will open Wednesday after being closed since May due to landslides. The new road includes a paved surface and two-way traffic lanes, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. See Wednesday's Dickinson Press for more on the story.
local / News
November 8, 2011 - 4:05pm
July 27, 2011
3 injured in crash near Williston Monday night
Three men were injured and taken to Mercy Medical Center in Williston Monday night following a rollover on McKenzie County Road 29 (approximately 12 miles east of Highway 85). Two of the men were wearing seatbelts, it is unknown if the third was. Michael Ware, 36, of Manvel, Texas...
July 27, 2011 - 9:36am
June 10, 2011
UPDATE: Portion of Highway 85 between Grassy Butte and Watford City closed due to landslides
Highway 85 about 16 miles south of Watford City is closed due to a landslide that moved dirt and debris onto the road this afternoon, the North Dakota Department of Transportation confirmed shortly before 6 p.m. Motorists must use alternate routes, according to the DOT. Eastbound...
local / News
June 10, 2011 - 5:45pm