Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
North Shore tour offers kayakers a glimpse of Split Rock shoreline
A night on the town -- and on the water
Sharing Duluth's outdoor adventures: Tour companies offer visitors guided experiences on trails and on the water
Treading lightly: Non-intrusive methods used to chart Ojibwe burial grounds
On Broadway: Tower would restore bustle to sleepy 200 block
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Ex-teammate: Garcia can be 'pretty special'
UND plans to continue playing unique, showcase hockey games
Red Bulls blank Minnesota United for 5th in row
West Fargo's Metz loses heartbreaker in Junior Greco-Roman title match
It's a Wiffle Ball field of dreams in Valley City
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Pinke Post: The best yes volunteer and county fair experience
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
Stanley Orin Oberg
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
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
July 18, 2017
Under attack, Backpage.com has its supporters as anti-trafficking tool. But many differ.
Not everyone wants to shut down Backpage.com. The online classified ad site, which generates millions of dollars in revenue by hosting sex-related...
July 18, 2017 - 12:17pm
May 25, 2017
Prosecutors charge 21 more in alleged Thai sex trafficking operation
MINNEAPOLIS —Prosecutors and law officers say they have dismantled a Thai sex trafficking operation that spread across the United States...
May 25, 2017 - 7:11pm
May 19, 2017
Washington man accused of selling heroin, trafficking woman in ND
BISMARCK -- A 43-year-old Seattle man is accused of bringing a woman to Bismarck to work as a prostitute, promising her heroin in exchange for...
May 19, 2017 - 8:34pm
April 25, 2017
ND man charged with trafficking says he's not a pimp
BISMARCK — A man charged with trafficking a woman to North Dakota is arguing in court that she's a prostitute, but he's not her pimp. South...
April 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 19, 2017
Jury finds Chicago man guilty of sex trafficking five women in Fargo-Moorhead, but he says women did it on their own
FARGO — Inside a federal district courtroom in Fargo Wednesday, April 19, a jury found a Chicago man innocent of witness tampering but...
April 19, 2017 - 7:09pm
March 29, 2017
Prosecutors: 'Uber' of sex trafficking rings busted in Twin Cities; also stretched into ND
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. -- In a Twin Cites’ suburb townhouse less than a half-mile from a Cottage Grove elementary school there was a brothel...
March 29, 2017 - 5:39pm
March 7, 2017
Charge: Minnesota woman forced developmentally disabled woman to be prostitute
LITTLE CANADA, Minn.—A Little Canada woman is accused of forcing a vulnerable adult who was temporarily living with her to work as a prostitute...
March 7, 2017 - 9:10pm
February 23, 2017
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
BLAINE, Minn.—The women didn't speak English, so they allegedly had DongZhu Jiang drive them to and from hotels and apartments where they...
February 23, 2017 - 9:23pm
February 15, 2017
Tech is way to fight trafficking, actor Kutcher tells Washington
NEW YORK -- Hollywood actor and tech investor Ashton Kutcher urged U.S. legislators on Wednesday, Feb. 15, to drum up government support for...
February 15, 2017 - 2:07pm
February 12, 2017
Film exposes underworld of U.S. children sold online for sex
NEW YORK—When Mary Mazzio first heard about middle-school girls from her hometown of Boston suing a website on which they had been sold for sex, the self-described "recovering lawyer" was blown away. "What? Fifteen minutes from where I live?" the film director remembers thinking....
February 12, 2017 - 7:00am
November 16, 2016
Nonprofit hopes to thwart sex trafficking in SD
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. — A Chamberlain-based nonprofit will bring its efforts to thwart sex trafficking in South Dakota to Mitchell, S.D., on...
News/Nation and World
November 16, 2016 - 8:44pm
October 7, 2016
Heitkamp lauds arrest of Backpage.com CEO
SAN FRANCISCO—The man whose website became a source for countless cases of sex trafficking during the height of the Bakken oil boom was...
News/Nation and World
October 7, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 25, 2016
Eight men arrested in sex trafficking crackdown in SD
RAPID CITY, S.D.—In a major crackdown to "remove sexual predators from our streets," South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley has announced that eight men have been arrested and charged in an undercover sex trafficking operation. Six of the men were from South Dakota, including...
News/crime and courts
August 25, 2016 - 10:12pm
June 23, 2016
Sex trafficking victims may push rescue away, U.S. experts say
BILLINGS, Mont.—Rick and Pat Freeland have cared for hundreds of troubled girls and women at their log cabin refuge deep in the Rocky Mountains, but there's one rule; they will only take two victims of sex trafficking at a time. Survivors of sex trafficking can be among the...
News/crime and courts
June 23, 2016 - 10:49am
June 21, 2016
WDAY-TV wins national Edward R. Murrow award for ‘Trafficked’ documentary
FARGO -- Over a period of about a year, WDAY-TV reporter Kevin Wallevand and photographer Cody Rogness travelled between Fargo and North Dakota’s...
June 21, 2016 - 6:30pm