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Video: Devils Lake missionaries detained in Venezuela on their way back to U.S.
What’s the beef with meat?
Working while expecting: Pregnancy discrimination claims more common in low-wage, male-dominated jobs
Farmers hopeful about drone rules
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases Closed Feb. 13-23
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Obama explains Keystone XL pipeline veto in interview with WDAY’s Kealy
Our View: Innovation of byproducts next step for ND energy
Letter: Dickinson needs to control growth in face of oil slowdown
Letter: Pruett sentencing a glimpse into a larger problem
Letter: Thank Obama for Keystone XL veto
Veeder: ND musicians gather to celebrate what they do
Gwen Sebastian to debut new single
Kat Perkins coming back to Medora
Chamber choir to perform
Take the Yellow Brick Road to Oz this weekend
Hope: Let's just cheat!
John Michael Shjeflo
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Preparing for Region 7 battle
‘The Acacia and Keana Show’: Dickinson’s Fossum, Kudrna take first, runner-up at state gymnastics
Golden Eagles rally for win over Blue Hawks
Gasol helps Grizzlies top Timberwolves
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
June 3, 2011
Ohio woman, 100, has bank account dating to 1913
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio woman who just turned 100 years old has taken customer loyalty to the extreme: She's still using a bank savings account that's been around almost as long as she has, since the year before World War I. June Gregg recently mentioned to a friend that...
generations / lifestyles
June 3, 2011 - 9:59am
Hebron resident passes on the poles, recollects good times hitting fishing holes with friends
Much like a fisherman rarely tells where his favorite fishing hole is, Willie Walcker is keeping a secret of who he gave all of his fishing gear to. And many of his neighbors are curious. "I didn't tell anyone that asked who got it," the Hebron resident said. "I wouldn't tell it....
March 3, 2011 - 12:00am
January 22, 2011
Bill proposes free education for seniors
BISMARCK -- A Dickinson lawmaker wants to get more older adults into the state's college classrooms. House Bill 1385 would allow North Dakota residents 55 and older to attend any undergraduate class at the state's public colleges without paying tuition and fees. They also would...
college / DSU / news
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
Coordinator takes on growing SW ND transit service
Doug Walker was named public transportation coordinator for Dickinson's public transit program on Jan. 3. "It's growing by leaps and bounds -- we need to get better control of it," said Walker. "Just last December to this December, we increased by 36 percent. That's a lot of rides...
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
December 4, 2010
Odd exercises good for osteoporosis
DEAR DR. DONOHUE: A bone density test showed that I have osteopenia. When I looked on the Internet, I found information that said walking would have no effect on osteoporosis or osteopenia. It said odd-impact exercises would be beneficial. What in the world are odd-impact exercises?...
December 4, 2010 - 12:45pm
November 12, 2010
Doctors brace for possible big Medicare pay cuts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Breast cancer surgeon Kathryn Wagner has posted a warning in her waiting room about a different sort of risk to patients' health: She'll stop taking new Medicare cases if Congress allows looming cuts in doctors' pay to go through. The scheduled cuts -- the result...
November 12, 2010 - 11:10pm
October 4, 2010
Actor Tony Curtis buried after Vegas funeral
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Actor Tony Curtis was buried Monday with a melange of his favorite possessions -- a Stetson hat, an Armani scarf, driving gloves, an iPhone and a copy of his favorite novel, "Anthony Adverse," a book that inspired his celebrity name and launched a robust film career...
October 4, 2010 - 6:28pm
100-year-old Pa. museum time capsule found spoiled
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Western Pennsylvania officials were hoping for a grand unveiling of a century-old time capsule over the weekend, but they say both the capsule and their plans were spoiled. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review says the copper container was removed from the cornerstone...
October 4, 2010 - 8:40am
In-vitro UK pioneer Edwards wins medicine Nobel
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Robert Edwards of Britain won the 2010 Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for developing in-vitro fertilization, a controversial breakthrough that ignited sharp criticism from religious leaders but helped millions of infertile couples in the last three decades have...
October 4, 2010 - 7:05am
September 30, 2010
Actor Tony Curtis dies at Las Vegas-area home
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Tony Curtis, the Bronx tailor's son who became a 1950s movie heartthrob and then a respected actor with such films as "Sweet Smell of Success," 'The Defiant Ones" and "Some Like It Hot," has died. He was 85. The actor died about 9:25 p.m.
September 30, 2010 - 6:42am
September 28, 2010
Former president Jimmy Carter hospitalized in Ohio
CLEVELAND (AP) -- An airport spokeswoman says former President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized in Cleveland. Carter was a passenger on a commercial flight to Cleveland on Tuesday morning and became ill. Jackie Mayo, a spokeswoman at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport,...
September 28, 2010 - 12:37pm
September 3, 2010
Fighting for a win
Dickinson High volleyball coach Jay Schobinger was getting a little nervous during Game 4 of his team's match against Bismarck Century. Instead...
September 3, 2010 - 12:35am
August 11, 2010
A look at the 1930s' Ukrainian Famine
Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., presented the Ukrainian Cultural Institute with four historically significant books that document the tragic famine that ravaged the Ukraine during the early 1930s at a ceremony at the institute Tuesday. "We compiled 200 interviews from survivors, victims'...
local / news
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
States respond in health care overhaul lawsuit
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) -- Twenty states and the nation's most influential small business lobby plan Friday to file their response to the government's attempt to dismiss their lawsuit challenging President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The Justice Department in June asked a federal...
August 6, 2010 - 8:30am