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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
August 31, 2015
Belfield looks at different options for funding streets
BELFIELD — Belfield residents conversed with their city council concerning alternate ways of funding a city street project Monday evening at City Hall. Many residents are angry about the $4.37 million in special assessments the city has levied in order to redo many of its...
August 31, 2015 - 10:59pm
August 22, 2015
Our View: Belfield street assessments should have been handled better
Belfield’s streets need to be fixed. There’s no doubt about that. Complaint after complaint is heaped on the city by both residents and visitors regarding the state of its streets, and clearly something must soon be done. A special assessment to property owners, offset by oil-impact...
August 22, 2015 - 12:00am
August 20, 2015
Belfield residents gather to protest special assessments for street projects
BELFIELD — A sizeable crowd of Belfield residents attended a special meeting Wednesday night to voice their discontent about special assessments that were made known at the beginning of the month. The meeting was held for citizens to address any errors they felt were made in assessing...
August 20, 2015 - 12:31am
August 4, 2015
New traffic lights on Third Avenue West turn on Wednesday
The new traffic signals along Third Avenue West at the Interstate 94 eastbound exits in Dickinson will begin functioning Wednesday, the North...
August 4, 2015 - 9:45am
July 16, 2015
Letter: Weeds a concern as well as streets
In reference to Ninth Street East, I agree with how bad it is. However, my concern is one block north of Ninth Street East from Shinagale Drive to 25th Street West. This is the third year this land has laid idle. There is Canadian Thistle, wormwood and other weeds growing on tit....
July 16, 2015 - 6:04pm
July 9, 2015
Letter: When will city streets get attention?
I’m very proud of what is taking place within our community and the growth we have experienced. However, with growth comes more traffic, and wear and tear to our city streets. We have some city streets in dire need of repair. The one street in question is Ninth Street East from...
July 9, 2015 - 11:00pm
January 29, 2015
A bumpy ride on 15th Street: Pothole-ridden road in Dickinson worsens with thaw
The unusually temperate weather may have been a welcome arrival for many Dickinson residents, but at least one city official said it’s partly...
January 29, 2015 - 10:16pm
December 3, 2014
Belfield passes special assessment for streets
A resolution to create four special assessment districts in Belfield passed Monday after the necessary percentage of property owners failed to opposed the divisive measure. After an at-times tense meeting last week at Belfield’s Memorial Hall, property owners subject to a 15-year...
December 3, 2014 - 10:29pm
October 30, 2014
Letter: South Dickinson intersection dangerous, potentially deadly and needs to be fixed
“Abandon hope all ye who enter here.” I.E. the intersection at Eighth Street South and Highway 22. At some times of the day, it’s downright dangerous when vehicles try to take left turns or cross the highway. Once again, I escaped the most dangerous intersection in Dickinson...
October 30, 2014 - 5:32pm
July 21, 2014
Signs for chip seal project cause some confusion
Dickinson’s 2014 chip seal project is underway, as evidenced by the mysterious yellow signs reading “No parking during daylight hours”...
July 21, 2014 - 10:49pm
December 10, 2013
Changes coming for Dickinson's snow removal policy
Dickinson’s snow removal policy has earned some criticism as winter storm systems blanket the growing Oil Patch community. Street and fleet...
December 10, 2013 - 10:45pm
July 5, 2013
Permit would be required to work under Dickinson streets if ordinance passes
Companies and individuals wishing to do work in and under Dickinson's streets and alleys will have to apply for a permit through the city if an ordinance passes the Dickinson City Commission. Informal communication is no longer sufficient for notification and the city is does not...
July 5, 2013 - 9:56pm
April 16, 2013
City aims to have all streets in Dickinson cleared of snow sometime Wednesday
After at least 16 inches of snow fell over the weekend, Dickinson city officials are still working to remove the winter precipitation from municipal...
April 16, 2013 - 11:44am
March 20, 2010
Pothole patching under way
Now that the snow has cleared from streets in the area, potholes and other damage in and around Dickinson are evident. "Obviously our heavily...
March 20, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Letter: A big thanks to area street departments
I want to thank the city of Dickinson and county shop for the fantastic job they did at removing as much snow as they could from the recent blizzards. They kept all the main roads clear and still made time to plow as best they could in the rural areas, while we were snug and warm...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am