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Democrats urge Burgum to form bipartisan commission to look at state budget
Energy Transfer Partners makes largest donation ever to University of Mary capital project
The 'Lost 74': ND vet who survived shipwreck wants victims remembered as Vietnam War casualties
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un suspends nuclear and missile tests, shuts down test site
Members say NRA encourages safety, doesn't deserve blame for gun violence
crime and courts
nation and world
Cass County project would be North Dakota's first major solar array
ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafu
Bank of North Dakota reports 14th consecutive year of record profits
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
U.S. consumers who have store-bought romaine lettuce should 'throw it away immediately,' CDC says
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
She calmly landed the Southwest flight and broke barriers as a fighter pilot
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
Jeff Teague's answer for struggling Timberwolves: 'Fight fire with fire, man'
Jets win first playoff series with Game 5 shutout of Wild
Freshman Tutsie shows he's ready to contribute in Bison Spring Game
Road to MLS Player of the Week Award goes through Minnesota
More artificial turf awaits Twins' Max Kepler as he tests balky knee in center field
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Finnly Jay Simonieg
LaVonne M. Dill
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
Dickinson Middle School about a year away from completion
Workers are busily piecing together the last remaining pieces of the Dickinson Middle School. The middle school, which has been under construction...
August 20, 2016 - 11:49pm
June 28, 2016
Referendum for new Richardton-Taylor school passes
RICHARDTON—The Richardton-Taylor school district is getting a new high school. Residents of Richardton and Taylor voted on Tuesday night...
June 28, 2016 - 11:37pm
June 14, 2016
Mott-Regent school bond vote to be finalized on Monday
MOTT—The $8.7 million Mott-Regent Public School bond referendum vote was too close to call, recent school superintendent ElRoy Burkle said in a news release Tuesday. The votes will be finalized at an upcoming canvassing meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in Room 201 of the Mott-Regent...
June 14, 2016 - 11:32pm
May 17, 2016
As oil boom goes bust, Oklahoma protects drillers and squeezes schools
NEWCASTLE, Okla. -- After intense lobbying, Oklahoma’s oilmen scored a victory two years ago. State lawmakers voted to keep in place some of...
May 17, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 10, 2016
School restraint laws varry, bring about concerns from students and parents
FARGO -- A teenager remembers how frightened he was when a classroom meltdown led to a school staff member restraining him. "I felt like the person was going to hurt me," said Colin Vieweg of Fargo, 16, who has Asperger's syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism. Another young...
May 10, 2016 - 10:51pm
May 3, 2016
Dickinson teachers' negotiations reach tentative conclusion
After a meeting that ran nearly an hour over its time limit, the latest round of teacher negotiations reached a tentative conclusion Monday night. Dickinson Education Association President Lyle Smith said the teachers' bargaining group was "pleased with the outcome" and could possibly...
May 3, 2016 - 10:53am
April 27, 2016
North Dakota delves into issues of restraint, seclusion in schools
BISMARCK -- A 6-year-old boy diagnosed with autism and ADHD is found with unexplained bruises after being strapped in a wooden “restraint chair” in a North Dakota public school. An 11-year-old boy with ADHD, anxiety disorder, depression and “autism-like” behaviors is restrained...
April 27, 2016 - 2:24pm
April 2, 2016
Mott-Regent proposes $8.6 million school project
MOTT — The Mott-Regent School District decided last week to propose a $8.6 million bond issue to construct a new elementary school and update its high school. The proposal comes two years after the district had a $14.5 million bond issue for a new school for grades K-12 fail with...
April 2, 2016 - 10:22pm
March 18, 2016
South Heart School District bond referendum election to be held Tuesday
Decision day is coming early for South Heart School District residents. District voters will determine Tuesday whether or not an $11 million...
March 18, 2016 - 10:16pm
February 10, 2016
School report card: State of Education event brings together leaders from Dickinson’s higher education, K-12 institutions
Doug Sullivan, superintendent of the Dickinson Public School district, said he’s been confused for everyone from U.S. Sen. John Hoeven to Dr. Seuss when visiting the district’s various schools. Sullivan took to the podium Tuesday at the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce’s State...
February 10, 2016 - 11:55am
February 8, 2016
No-frills name: New Dickinson Middle School to be officially named just that
Dickinson’s new middle school has a no-frills name. The school, currently under construction on the northwest side of town, has been named...
February 8, 2016 - 9:29pm
January 11, 2016
Unvaccinated DPS students to be kept out of school
An ongoing campaign by Dickinson Public Schools to bring its students in compliance with immunization schedules mandated by the North Dakota Century Code may reach an uneasy close early next month. Students not fully up to date with their immunizations as required by state law will...
January 11, 2016 - 8:37pm
January 7, 2016
A class above: South Heart School could start expansion this summer
The South Heart School, which serves students ranging from preschool through high school, could begin a considerable expansion as early as this...
January 7, 2016 - 8:52pm
December 31, 2015
Immunization compliance deadline set for DPS students
The Dickinson Public School District has given a deadline for parents to either immunize their children up to legal standards or submit immunization exemption paperwork in accordance with state law. Dickinson Public Schools Superintendent Doug Sullivan said parents will have until...
December 31, 2015 - 6:02pm
September 24, 2015
Dickinson teachers and school board reach tentative contract agreement, await ratification
A tentative teacher contract agreement was reached Thursday morning between the bargaining teams from the Dickinson Public School Board and the Dickinson Education Association. The sides signed off on items regarding grievance procedure and payment for work hours completed beyond...
September 24, 2015 - 2:28pm