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A Minute with Mitzel 11.17.17
Grand Forks Air Force Base airman charged with rape
NE ND farmer picked to lead state’s Farm Service Agency
Controversial pastor visits Dickinson: Rival pastor from Montana dragged from church after protesting
Trump halts big-game trophy decision
crime and courts
nation and world
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
American Crystal piles record-high tons
Deadline approaches for hay assistance
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Getting a dog might just save your life
Missing: Four cats. Reward: $100,000
The reviews are in for Josh Duhamel in ‘Call of Duty: WWII,’ and he did pretty OK
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Bison men claim first win knocking off Missouri State
Butler leads balanced Timberwolves over Mavericks
LaMoure-LM aims for third straight Class B volleyball title
Bismarck Century heads to Class A championship match with win over Valley City
Jamestown comes back to beat Mandan, advances to Class A volleyball championship
Letter: Small Business Saturday highlights year-round impact of shopping small
Letter: Stop valuing winning over governing
Letter: Technology can never replace relationship between students and teacher
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
Christmas Storybook Contest
The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
September 14, 2017
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
We've heard a lot about America's struggling rural areas in the past year. Forgotten America, where men and women lead hardscrabble lives marked...
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
September 4, 2017
Jenny Schlecht: Dirt road woes for Bluey/Greeny
Not long after my older daughter learned her colors, she assigned names to our vehicles: My Ford Escape was "Reddy," and my old Ford Escape that...
September 4, 2017 - 7:32am
112-year-old shares birthday memories
Do you remember your 7th birthday party? Iris Westman has seen 105 years pass since hers, but she shared with me in great detail her memories...
September 4, 2017 - 6:43am
August 8, 2017
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
February 6, 2017
Tait and Kate Take it Rural: Lean, keen, irreverent rural-lovin' machines
What can we say? We're thrilled to be contributing to Agweek. You're our favorite type of audience — people who want to know what's going...
February 6, 2017 - 11:30am
March 3, 2016
Emergency medical services could require overhaul to meet modern realities
The North Dakota emergency medical services system may need to undergo a structural shift to cope with changes to the medical and cultural landscape,...
March 3, 2016 - 12:32pm
January 30, 2016
New addition, new year at the Dickinson Rural Fire Department, A $1.2M extension of the department’s north hall will house trucks and dive gear
The Dickinson Rural Fire Department is starting the New Year with a recently expanded fire hall. A $1.2 million addition to the department’s...
January 30, 2016 - 9:23pm
November 27, 2015
ND, SD cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
WATERTOWN, S.D. -- A federal program that pays airlines to fly in and out of remote places across the country has proved particularly crucial for small airports in North Dakota and South Dakota.
November 27, 2015 - 6:55am
November 21, 2015
Zap fixes up roads in hopes of cashing in on Bakken growth
ZAP, N.D. -- In a time when infrastructure needs are widespread in North Dakota and funding is limited, some small towns are making tough decisions to invest in their future. The town of Zap has about 250 residents, and, when it came time to repave the roads or risk disappearing...
November 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
December 25, 2014
Miles away from needed help: Access to treatment a major challenge for rural mental health patients
GRAFTON — Bobbi Carson spends seven to eight weeks a year on the highway, sitting behind the steering wheel of a state-owned vehicle, traveling from Grafton to the northeastern North Dakota communities of Cavalier, Neche, Pembina, Walhalla and others. That doesn’t count the scores...
December 25, 2014 - 8:09pm
June 12, 2014
Hantavirus kills central North Dakotan
BISMARCK — A central North Dakota resident died “recently” due to complications from Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, according to the state Department of Health. The rare disease is spread by infected rodent droppings, saliva and urine — not from human-to-human interaction. Hantavirus...
June 12, 2014 - 11:37pm
February 13, 2014
Farmer-based site plants seeds of love
Megan McAndrew of Bismarck wasn’t having much luck in the dating scene — either online or in person. Though McAndrew, 64, was ready for...
February 13, 2014 - 11:00pm
November 28, 2013
Encroaching City: For residents on the outskirts of Dickinson, the land is no longer rural
When Colleen Rodakowski lived in downtown Dickinson before moving north, life was quieter. Now, in a division a couple miles north on Highway...
November 28, 2013 - 8:03pm
March 31, 2013
FOTB: Missing rural North Dakota; Leaders of landowner group active at Capitol
BISMARCK - Farmers Myron Hanson and Troy Coons miss the rural North Dakota they used to know. That's why they're volunteering their time at the...
March 31, 2013 - 12:00am
March 17, 2013
Rural roads relaxing - and deadly
GRAND FORKS -- Where's your "white knuckle" zone? Do you get nervous just thinking about driving to Minneapolis (or "metro" Fargo-Moorhead) and putting yourself at the mercy of urban traffic, but think nothing of zipping around rural North Dakota or Minnesota? The number crunchers...
March 17, 2013 - 12:00am