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Middle school land purchased: NDSU Extension sells 30 acres northwest of city for $1.35M
$1.1B ‘surge’ funding bill for western N.D. passes Senate
Alexander teens identified as crash victims
Bill introduced to split oil and gas industry from promotional duties
7 apply for higher ed board opening
Where do the rigs go? Oil companies look to store massive equipment
Ness: Eminent domain may be needed to reduce flaring
North Dakota drops more rigs
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
Conoco, Oxy slash 2015 budgets amid crude price collapse
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
Letter: It’s time to update wage discrimination laws
Letter: Ross was the best VSO in decades
Shaw: Raise North Dakota tax on cigarettes
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
Steven Earl Parker
Esther J. Korth
Herbert "Herb" Carlson
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Dickinson tops St. Mary's: Midgets cap 6-game stretch with 5-1 record, West Region win over Saints
Linster nets 26 points as DHS defeats Saints
Bridgewater wants AP back next season
Little love lost for ex-star at Minnesota
Omaha edges UND with overtime goal
Stark County Park Board
January 8, 2015
After another stumble, Stark Co. fairgrounds project moves forward
The Stark County fairgrounds project appears to have overcome another setback, and the Fair Board in charge will soon request bids for the overall contracting of the project. Decades in the making, the project got a boost last year when the Stark County Park Board approved spending...
news / local
January 8, 2015 - 9:15pm
August 21, 2014
Officials: Stark County fairgrounds project at standstill: Most of $300K set for startup spent on research
Plans for a Stark County fairgrounds remain at a standstill. More than a year ago, the Stark County Fair Association gave the Dickinson State University Foundation $300,000 as startup money to plan the project. That was a big step after 25 years of failed attempts to secure land...
news / local
August 21, 2014 - 10:10pm
April 4, 2014
Thompson steering the ship on fairgrounds project: Committee utilizes $217K for engineering, meetings
Editor's Note: Corrections were made to this story on April 4, 2014. A year after the Dickinson State University Foundation was given $300,000 of public money to get a Stark County fairgrounds plan rolling, the group’s CEO is steering the ship. Roughly $217,000 has been spent...
news / local
April 4, 2014 - 2:18pm
March 26, 2014
Fair board not involved in fairgrounds land buy: Stark County Park members outline plans to build ‘Badlands Events Center’
The Stark County Fair Association was not largely involved in the land purchase agreement for a $1.7 million land plot south of town for a future county fairgrounds. At the association’s meeting Wednesday, Stark County Park Board representatives Frank Klein and Pete Kuntz, who...
news / local
March 26, 2014 - 10:52pm
March 20, 2014
Stark Co. Park Board approves $1.7M land buy for fairgrounds: Money comes from previous property sales
The Stark County Park Board on Thursday unanimously approved the purchase of a $1.73 million plot of land for the future “Badlands Events Center.” The board approved the purchase agreement for the roughly 87 acres being sold by Dean and Shirley Meyer about two-and-a-half miles...
news / local
March 20, 2014 - 6:31pm
May 2, 2012
Stark County Park Board says 'yes' to $500K for bleachers
Stark County Park Board members were divided in giving the Roughrider Commission $500,000 from property sales by the board for bleachers Tuesday...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 7, 2012
Dickinson Baseball Club, PAWS receive $25K from Stark County Park Board
The Stark County Park Board earmarked $50,000 to help both the Taylor Parents Active With School group and Dickinson Baseball Club make some...
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
April 6, 2012
Feeling left out: Stark County Fair Association making plans for fairgrounds; Stark County Park Board in the dark
Stark County Park Board commissioners are oblivious to how close the area is to seeing new fairgrounds, a Stark County Fair Association member said Thursday. SCFA member Frank Klein added that he butted heads with commissioners when they considered spending more than $740,000 on...
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Stark Co. Commission tables playground funding request
Taylor Public School officials requested money from the Stark County Park Board for a new playground, but commissioners want to see how much...
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
St. Joseph's Hospital: More land bought for new facility
St. Joseph's Hospital and Health Center purchased roughly 32 acres for about $1 million from the Stark County Park Board earlier this week to...
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am