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FDA wants donated blood tested for Zika virus
Trump's candidacy taking a toll on political ad spending
Benefit being held for Dunn Center teen after reconstructive surgery
N.D. leaders shift toward willingness to spend Legacy Fund earnings for 2017-19 budget
Police explore link between Roger Maris museum theft, cases in other states
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nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Midgets’ offense overwhelms Fargo North in opener
High school football roundup: Wegh collects five touchdowns in Wildfire victory
Late score, second-half defense carries Raiders over Night Hawks
Smoak, Martin bash Blue Jays past Twins
ESPN analyst Brown thinks FCS is the right level for the Bison
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
good bad and ugly
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