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Fargo man sentenced for threatening to kill ex-son-in-law
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
One man dies, 10-year-old's life threatened after vehicle hits six cows on Interstate 90 in SD
Dickinson man pleads not guilty to patronizing a minor
Semi that destroyed ND bridge was overweight, but repairing old structures still 'a huge concern,' highway head says
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Map shows North Dakota, South Dakota among 7 states to not submit proposal for new Amazon HQ
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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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
United Way campaign underway
Silence: Being female in a Medieval world; DSU to present fall comedy
Prairie Rose Chorus to present 'Jukebox Diner'
Prom and party dress sale set; a benefit for Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center
Camo for a cause: A benefit for veterans
DSU men’s cross country wins at Mount Marty Invite
Mikael Granlund anxious to get back on the ice for Wild
UND hockey passes first big test
Vikings' new Eagan headquarters at 70 percent completion
Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins reminds all that he can be a 'closer'
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
Column: If only the chair could talk
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Nancy Carol Kostelecky
Joan L. Jurgens
Donald & Angela
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
Health & Wellness
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
September 8, 2017
Stark County weed problems 'out of control,' resident claims
Nature guides usually show people the beauty of the outdoors, but while driving around the outskirts of Dickinson, Carla Arthaud pointed out...
September 8, 2017 - 10:41am
August 29, 2017
Blotter: 2 bikes, valued at $7,000 each, reported missing
• A 19-year-old Dickinson woman was arrested for disorderly conduct and ingesting a controlled substance after fighting her brother on the...
August 29, 2017 - 5:06pm
August 28, 2017
Dickinson man ID'd in fatal Stark County rollover
STARK COUNTY, N.D.-- A Dickinson man was killed Friday afternoon when he was ejected from his rolling vehicle southwest of South Heart, N.D.,...
August 28, 2017 - 11:10am
July 7, 2017
Text to 911 up and running in Stark County
Text to 911 is now live in Stark County, county emergency manager Bill Fahlsing said.
July 7, 2017 - 9:38pm
June 29, 2017
4-Hers competed in livestock show
Stark County 4-Hers showed their cows, sheep, goats and pigs Thursday at Dickinson State University. (Ellie Potter / The Dickinson Press)
June 29, 2017 - 7:19pm
June 28, 2017
The road ahead: Dickinson looks at road recycling practices
The benefits of recycling a paved road instead of reconstructing one were on display in Stark County Wednesday on old Highway 10 past Stockmen's...
June 28, 2017 - 10:27pm
June 27, 2017
Weather permitting: Dickinson fireworks show tentative
South Heart has canceled its public fireworks display because of dry conditions in the area. The fireworks were scheduled for July 3, but concerns...
June 27, 2017 - 8:48pm
June 26, 2017
'Super Bowl week' for 4-Hers
While sports have largely wound down in the area, local 4-Hers are preparing for their own spotlights this week at the Stark County Fair. "This...
June 26, 2017 - 7:38pm
June 8, 2017
Drought takes toll: Drastic increase in cattle sales at Stockmen’s Livestock Exchange
Stockmen’s Livestock Exchange in Dickinson has about five times more cattle than usual. Larry Schnell, manager and partner of Stockmen’s,...
June 8, 2017 - 9:24pm
June 7, 2017
Stark and Dunn counties declare burn ban
A burn ban has been put in place for all of Stark and Dunn counties, meaning only appliances burning natural gas or propane can be used outdoors....
June 7, 2017 - 9:07pm
June 6, 2017
Dickinson to follow county burn ban
The city of Dickinson will follow the Stark County Fire Emergency declaration burn ban proclamation, the fire department said in a news release on Monday. This proclamation includes a ban on ignition of fireworks, garbage burning, fire pits, campfires, controlled burning of farm...
June 6, 2017 - 7:06pm
May 15, 2017
Belfield man pleads guilty to delivering meth
A Belfield man pleaded guilty to multiple charges of delivering methamphetamine during a court appearance at the Stark County Courthouse on Monday afternoon. Ronald Earl Cooke, born in 1987, was previously charged with five Class AA felonies related to various alleged drug transactions...
May 15, 2017 - 9:46pm
Stark County currently not soliciting donations in potential neglect case
The cattle and horses which were allegedly in "deplorable" condition according to a local veterinarian on a ranch south of Gladstone earlier this month are not being relocated. Tom Henning, Stark County state's attorney, said they have had many people reach out to them wanting to...
May 15, 2017 - 8:25pm
May 3, 2017
Some county commissioners say they were not contacted before DSU funding decision
Some Stark County commissioners raised concerns at their monthly meeting Tuesday that they were not consulted before the Legislature voted on...
May 3, 2017 - 7:00am
April 24, 2017
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
Dickinson saw an overall decrease in city value for the first time since 2011 this year, something that may be attributed to the decrease in oil production in the area the last few years. “That’s the first time that’s occurred since I’ve been the assessor,” said City Assessor...
April 24, 2017 - 9:44pm