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UPDATE: Protest at Enbridge property in Bemidji, Minn., ends
Feds: Russian hackers targeted ND's elections systems
For many teenagers, getting drunk is not on the bucket list
Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL, Curry
U.S. bombers, fighters, stage show of force off North Korean coast
crime and courts
nation and world
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
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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
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
Ground game is suddenly UND's enemy
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Wild owner Craig Leipold says it's Stanley Cup or bust this season
Montana State hands UND its second straight blowout loss; Hawks drop to 1-3
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
LEGISLATORS: Property tax relief was increased in the 2017 session
Ryan M. Kuntz
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
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November 28, 2014
Letter: Without the raise, personal budgets just don’t pencil out
Dear Dickinson Public School Board, I must first state: my opinions are my own and in no way associated with anyone else. My mother is a teacher. My husband is a teacher, as well as many of our friends, and they reside in our community. I am the mother of a child who has a wonderful...
November 28, 2014 - 10:36pm
November 18, 2014
Letter: Teachers deserve the board’s support
Dear Dickinson Public Schools board members: I’m writing on behalf of a group of Dickinson High School seniors who recognize the conflicting ideas between the teachers and the board. We know there are always two sides; and the teachers’ and the board’s opinions have been heard....
November 18, 2014 - 8:29pm
November 5, 2014
Letters: Stop bullying the teachers!
To the five current members of the Dickinson School Board, of which all of you are parents of present or former students in the Dickinson Public School system: It is time to stop playing politics with teacher contracts! You shouldn’t be setting a precedent by placing the onus on...
November 5, 2014 - 1:25am
August 29, 2014
Small-town school adjusts to the oil boom: Housing a key to hiring teachers as school adds students, diversity
ALEXANDER — Leslie Bieber was fielding questions from parents and students Thursday morning, as the new year kicked off at Alexander Public...
August 29, 2014 - 9:31am
May 12, 2014
New England teacher retiring after 30 years
NEW ENGLAND — After a celebrated 30-year career, partially devoted to teaching children about the joys of the tropical rainforest, New England...
May 12, 2014 - 7:48pm
April 24, 2014
Small schools struggle to hire: Officials say they’re not getting enough qualified applicants
GRAND FORKS — When Larimore Public School tried to hire a teacher who could teach both English and a foreign language last year, high school...
April 24, 2014 - 11:11pm
February 8, 2014
Growing pains: JDA hosts round table to discuss growth concerns
KILLDEER — Infrastructure, housing, child care and how to deal with growing schools were three of the biggest issues leaders of Dunn County...
February 8, 2014 - 11:27pm
January 16, 2014
Good help wanted: Dickinson Public to add classrooms, teachers as it continues to grow
In order to accommodate growth within its district, Dickinson Public Schools is planning to add at least five more teaching positions and is...
January 16, 2014 - 11:22pm
Monke: Dickinson State can’t rely on only teachers, nurses
Find some Dickinson State University alumni and strike up conversation. Odds are you’re speaking with teachers, nurses or an 8-to-5 businessperson whose work domain is an office. The university offers a variety of majors — including some outstanding pre-professional programs...
November 16, 2013 - 10:43pm
October 25, 2013
Healthy Hagen: Perceivably high cancer rate causes ‘sick building’ concerns at Dickinson’s junior high school
There is no conclusive evidence that Hagen Junior High has “sick building” syndrome. After being prompted by community members — sometimes...
October 25, 2013 - 9:36pm
July 18, 2013
Letter: ND needs to use oil-impact monies to fund teacher pay
For years I have worked in early childhood education. For years my colleagues and I have received a well-below (national) average salary. We were told that North Dakota didn't have the money and that our cost of living was lower here, so we didn't need to be better compensated. Now...
July 18, 2013 - 12:00am
June 25, 2013
Teachers, board near agreement
Dickinson teachers are one step closer -- or further away -- to having two-year contracts in their hands. After the collaborative bargaining process between the Dickinson Education Association and the Dickinson Public School Board came to an impasse in May, the issue went to the...
June 25, 2013 - 12:00am
June 12, 2013
Tour helps teachers apply lessons on oil
NEW TOWN -- The next time Rita West's math students ask how they will ever use geometry, she'll have a real-world answer from North Dakota's...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 14, 2013
Dickinson coming up short on teachers: DPS to have 24 open positions
Teachers: please apply. Dickinson may be known for its plentiful number of jobs during this latest oil boom, but Dickinson Public Schools will soon be adding to that number at the end of the school year. Between opening a new school and teachers leaving or retiring, the school system...
March 14, 2013 - 12:00am
July 29, 2012
FEMA trailers won't work for teachers in Williston
WILLISTON (AP) -- School officials in Williston have decided temporary trailers that were used for flood victims won't work for teachers. Assistant superintendent Pam Lambert says the school district purchased five of the units from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The district...
July 29, 2012 - 12:00am