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Shooting petty thieves would be legal under broad new N.D. bill expanding deadly force rights
Widespread influenza outbreak across North Dakota causing hospital restrictions
Education savings account bill generates opposition
Dayton's 70th birthday not what he wanted
Man sentenced to life in prison for Spirit Lake homicide
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
MILLER: Summit/MVFC rivalries outweigh Big Sky destinations for UND
Sources: UND set to leave Big Sky and join Summit, Missouri Valley conferences
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
August 18, 2016
DSU and Roughrider Commission working to keep Fourth fireworks display campus
Despite many Roughrider Days events moving to the new Stark County Fairgrounds south of Dickinson next summer, Fatty Heinz wanted to make sure...
August 18, 2016 - 6:14pm
July 29, 2016
Roughrider Commission says one last goodbye to old rodeo arena
Piece by piece, the Roughrider Commission said goodbye to the Dickinson State University Roughrider Rodeo Arena on Friday evening. Around 30...
July 29, 2016 - 11:48pm
July 1, 2016
Roughrider Commission prepares to say goodbye to DSU rodeo grounds
After 28 years, the Roughrider Days Fair and Expo is on its final ride in the Dickinson State University rodeo grounds.
July 1, 2016 - 10:47pm
January 30, 2016
Cabin Fever: Take a break from winter, Roughrider Commission plans 25th benefit for Ronald McDonald House
The Dickinson Roughrider Commission is preparing to sponsor its 25th annual Cabin Fever Benefit for the Bismarck Ronald McDonald House on Saturday,...
January 30, 2016 - 10:44pm
August 21, 2014
Officials: Stark County fairgrounds project at standstill: Most of $300K set for startup spent on research
Plans for a Stark County fairgrounds remain at a standstill. More than a year ago, the Stark County Fair Association gave the Dickinson State University Foundation $300,000 as startup money to plan the project. That was a big step after 25 years of failed attempts to secure land...
August 21, 2014 - 10:10pm
June 28, 2014
The parade must go on: Roughrider Days Fair and Expo event delayed but not stopped
The Roughrider Commission didn’t let anything rain on their parade. Though the Roughrider Days Fair and Expo event was delayed three hours...
June 28, 2014 - 9:51am
June 25, 2014
Commission: More helpers wanted: Roughrider Days Fair and Expo grows with need for volunteers
The Roughrider Days Fair and Expo started small, only lasting three days. The first fair, in 1970, was just a rodeo, a parade and the demolition...
June 25, 2014 - 11:15pm
May 6, 2014
Commission releases Roughrider Days Parade theme
The Roughrider Days Fair and Expo Parade theme has been announced. The Roughrider Commission announced Sunday in a press release that the theme for the annual parade will be “Hats Off to America.” The parade begins at 10 a.m. June 28. The parade is one of many events featured...
May 6, 2014 - 11:32pm
March 20, 2014
Stark Co. Park Board approves $1.7M land buy for fairgrounds: Money comes from previous property sales
The Stark County Park Board on Thursday unanimously approved the purchase of a $1.73 million plot of land for the future “Badlands Events Center.” The board approved the purchase agreement for the roughly 87 acres being sold by Dean and Shirley Meyer about two-and-a-half miles...
March 20, 2014 - 6:31pm
May 23, 2013
Dickinson's tale of 2 carnivals
It is the best of times, it is the worst of times, but for this southwest North Dakota city experiencing an oil boom -- the second in the last...
May 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 30, 2012
'Great rodeo enthusiast': '09 Rodeo/Rancher of the Year passes away at farm in tractor-related incident
Killdeer is mourning the loss of native son and 2009 Roughrider Commission Rodeo/Rancher of the Year Thorris Sandvick, who is fondly remembered...
August 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Area groups seek $1.3M from city officials
Representatives from 14 Dickinson area organizations asked the Dickinson City Commission for almost $1.34 million -- more than four times the...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 5, 2012
Taking a break from winter with.... Dickinson's Cabin Fever Benefit
Miranda and Mitch Massey of Dickinson relied on Bismarck's Ronald McDonald House when their twin daughters were born prematurely in November 2010. "It gave us a place to stay and we didn't have to drive 100 miles to go home," Miranda Massey said. Staying at the house for some 50...
February 5, 2012 - 12:00am