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Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
October 17, 2016
Sebastian, Perkins plan back-to-back Bismarck holiday concerts
BISMARCK—Two area singers who became national stars on TV's "The Voice" will appear in back-to-back holiday concerts on Thanksgiving weekend....
October 17, 2016 - 10:42am
June 12, 2016
Kat Perkins remembers how slain Christinia Grimmie inspired her
ORLANDO, Florida -- For Christina Grimmie, her fans were everything. The 22-year-old singer did everything possible to interact with her fans...
June 12, 2016 - 12:25am
January 4, 2016
A crafters showcase: Coins shaped into silver rings
Silver coins have more uses than as a source of currency — just ask John Pretzer and his son-in-law, Dusty Johnston, of Scranton. They are transforming the coins into one-of-a-kind rings through their business, JD Silversmiths. “We just started fiddling around and got the idea...
January 4, 2016 - 2:07pm
November 6, 2015
Disgust in Bowman County, Baker over Keystone XL rejection
SCRANTON—Ken Steiner looks out the window of his house and sees thousands of pipes sitting in a railyard. Today, the Bowman County Commissioner...
November 6, 2015 - 7:47pm
October 27, 2015
Ag in the Classroom funds area FFA programs
BISMARCK -- The FFA programs at Bowman County High School and Scranton High School have been awarded grants through the North Dakota Agriculture in the Classroom Council. The council, working with the North Dakota FFA Foundation, awarded $13,000 worth of grant funds to 44 programs...
October 27, 2015 - 5:17pm
October 2, 2015
Kat Perkins speaks at Fargo drug court conference
WEST FARGO -- Kat Perkins, a North Dakota-born singer and semifinalist on "The Voice," calls music "her addiction." But unlike the addictions...
October 2, 2015 - 5:26pm
September 18, 2015
Hillary Clinton says Obama administration decision on Keystone XL pipeline overdue
CONCORD, N.H. -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Thursday the Obama administration's decision on whether to approve the Keystone XL pipeline oil pipeline was overdue and she "can't wait too much longer" to say where she stands on the issue. The White...
September 18, 2015 - 3:12pm
August 29, 2015
Ehlis, first female Southwest District judge talks life, experience before taking gavel
On the eve of ending her nine-year run as Stark County's assistant state's attorney, Rhonda Ehlis said she wanted to make sure she was leaving...
August 29, 2015 - 10:32pm
August 28, 2015
MRSA staph infection leads to postponement of Richardton-Taylor-Hebron football game against Hettinger-Scranton
RICHARDTON -- A possible outbreak of MRSA staph infection led to the postponement of the season-opening 9-man football game between Richardton-Taylor-Hebron and Hettinger-Scranton on Friday. Richardton-Taylor High School Superintendent Brent Bautz said one student, a member of...
August 28, 2015 - 4:26pm
July 30, 2015
2 arrested in Scranton after shotgun incident
Two men were arrested and are facing criminal charges after an incident Tuesday evening in Scranton. Christopher Lewton, 24, of Scranton, and Austin Caron, 24, of Bowman, were arrested after the department received multiple reports of reckless driving. Bowman County Sheriff...
News/crime and courts
July 30, 2015 - 5:13pm
Land Board awards more than $16M to Oil Patch schools, airports
BISMARCK -- The state Land Board on Thursday awarded $15 million in Energy Impact Grant funding to K-12 public schools and $1.3 million to airports in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Dickinson Public Schools will receive $1.29 million and Killdeer Public Schools were awarded $830,999....
July 30, 2015 - 11:36am
2 injured in head-on collision south of Dickinson
Two people were injured when a pickup truck and an SUV collided head on at about 12:12 p.m. Tuesday on Highway 22 south of Dickinson, according...
December 30, 2014 - 9:18pm
December 18, 2014
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 10 is Kat Perkins wows America on ‘The Voice’
The Dickinson Press’ Top 10 Stories of 2014 series begins today. Check each paper through Dec. 31 to see which stories made the cut. “If...
December 18, 2014 - 10:33pm
District 39 has full slate for state House, Senate seats
Like nearly everything else in western North Dakota, oil and gas drilling are driving the election in the 39th legislative district. The words infrastructure, housing and extraction taxes are on the lips of every candidate. With less than three weeks until the Nov. 4 general election,...
October 18, 2014 - 6:20pm
Kat Perkins song makes first round for Grammy nominations
MINNEAPOLIS — North Dakota’s Rockin’ Nanny may be up for a Grammy. The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences congratulated Kat Perkins Friday via Facebook. The post states Perkins single, “Fearless,” made the first round of the Grammy Awards competition for Best...
October 18, 2014 - 5:52pm