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Sanders tells supporters to back Clinton
Hiker rescued from national park was climbing off-trail butte
Pet store turnover: WOOFTA to fill gap left by shuttered Zoo Zone Pets
Highway 85 four-lane proposal draws mixed responses
Becklund to be second-in-command for N.D. Guard
crime and courts
nation and world
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Latest injury pushes offensive tackle Loadholt into retirement
Cubs land closer Chapman from Yankees
Rookie QB Wentz to walk fine line as Eagles camp opens
Murphy: Carson Wentz and the uncertainty inherent in young quarterbacks
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
December 2, 2015
Affordable housing fills niche for older residents
Dickinson’s stock of affordable housing just went up. The Heritage Hills apartment complex, intended for a population of fixed-income residents...
December 2, 2015 - 11:05pm
July 16, 2014
Partying at the picnic
Press Photo by Dustin Monke Edwin Hecker takes a break from playing his accordion to speak to Park Avenue Villa resident Wanda Bonicelli...
July 16, 2014 - 8:29pm
January 21, 2014
Older adults find it difficult to meet nutritional needs
FARGO -- Georgia Grinaker used to live on a farm and would often prepare meals for a number of people. But now that it’s just her and her husband, Grinaker says cooking is more of a challenge. “It’s harder to cook for two than it is for 10,” she said. Providing balanced...
January 21, 2014 - 10:57pm
December 3, 2013
ND veteran’s family honored with medals
JAMESTOWN -- The family of a World War II veteran who passed away in 2008 received the medals he had earned in brief ceremony Monday in Jamestown....
December 3, 2013 - 9:47am
November 19, 2013
Devils Lake woman a victim of ‘grandparent scam’
DEVILS LAKE -- A 79-year-old Devils Lake woman lost $10,000 after being victimized in a “grandparent scam,” police said. According to Devils Lake Police Department, the woman was contacted by telephone Friday by someone who said her grandchild was in jail in Peru and would...
November 19, 2013 - 3:59pm
September 29, 2013
Monke: An eye-opening case of elder abuse
There is a type of abuse you don't hear about much but is one psychologists believe has persisted for generations. We often hear of spousal...
September 29, 2013 - 12:00am
St. Benedict's plans Autumnfest celebration
The delectable smell of freshly baked German kuchen and Czech kolaches has been filling the hallways of St. Benedict's Health Center, making Autumnfest one of the most anticipated events by residents and staff alike. The festivities are Sunday, Oct. 6, beginning with a polka Mass...
September 29, 2013 - 12:00am
September 25, 2013
Dorcas Fall Benefit scheduled for Oct. 3
The Dorcas Fall Benefit is from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3 at Hawks Point in Dickinson. A free-will offering is appreciated with all proceeds going towards helping children and families in need in Dickinson and the surrounding area.
September 25, 2013 - 4:43pm
August 22, 2013
Property tax relief for seniors expands
GRAND FORKS -- Seniors will have a bit more help this year with their property taxes thanks to an overhauled Homestead Tax Credit program. The program helps seniors and the disabled get a reduced rate on property taxes based on income. The North Dakota Legislature increased funding...
August 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 5, 2013
Matilda Steier still smiling at 105
The year Matilda Steier was born, Theodore Roosevelt was president, Mother's Day was first observed and the Chicago Cubs won their last World...
May 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
City of Dickinson hands out record amount of grants to senior centers
The Dickinson City Commission approved grant awards at its meeting April 16. The City of Dickinson set aside a portion of sales tax collections annually to fund this grant program, according to a press release. Nineteen applications for grant awards were received, totaling $68,509....
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
October 11, 2012
Dickinson's Harold Bach wins 4 more gold medals
ST. GEORGE, Utah -- Dickinson's Harold Bach went a perfect 4-for-4 in his races at the Huntsman World Senior Games this week. Bach, 92, won gold medals in the 50, 100, 200 and 400 meters in the men's 90-94 age division. Bach raced against two men in the 50 and the 100 and competed...
October 11, 2012 - 10:17pm
June 18, 2012
Old school in ND oil town to become senior housing
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) -- An old junior high school in the oil boom town of Williston is being converted to low-income housing for seniors. Officials say the cost of the conversion is pegged at $8.5 million and will be funded by federal housing programs. The school building was built...
June 18, 2012 - 7:24am
April 5, 2012
At 95, oldest clown keeps the smiles coming
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Floyd "Creeky" Creekmore is one of the quieter acts in the circus, his larger-than-life clown shoes shuffling methodically as he works the crowd, igniting surprised giggles and slack-jawed wonder from children that look up to encounter Creekmore's wrinkled...
April 5, 2012 - 8:19am
June 25, 2011
A new ND home in Dickinson for displaced Minot resident
"I can't see how it can ever be livable again," Minot flood survivor Lois Hawbaker said of her house. Hawbaker, 83, had lived in Minot since...
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am