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Marshals Service arrests man wanted in Texas sex case in Oil Patch
Well-uniformed: Owner says new business has garnered support from community despite slower economic climate
2015 Cowboy Hall of Fame inductees named
N.D. truck driver sentenced for child porn, pursuing sex with minors
crime and courts
nation and world
Landowners protest proposed Bakken pipeline in Iowa
Iowa investigators looking into prostitutes-for-pipeline claim
Public hearings on Dakota Access Pipeline set; Killdeer to host June 15
Oil tycoon called for college scientists' dismissal, emails say
Heitkamp, Murkowski introduce second bill to lift oil export ban
ND native, paleontology expert to be featured in Animal Planet special
Patrick Hope: Cruis’n control
Photos: Dickinson High School History Day presentations
Learning how to plant a tree
Journeying the Narrow Path
Rebel looks to close out memorable season
One final attempt: Kruger ready to compete in last high school track and field of his career
Kudrna likes leading young Titans
Keller uses leadership as Killdeer stands tall
Midgets hold on to beat Jamestown in quarterfinals
Letter: Former Dickinson athletes are Division I stars in and out of sports
Letter: Press editorial doesn’t tell whole story of oil tank cars
Letter: Harness the wind energy in western ND
Letter: Stewardship of the land is essential
Letter: Lack of affordable housing in North Dakota has led to homelessness
Donald Earl Smith
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
local / news / water
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Coal arouses crowd's concern
The North Dakota Department of Health Division of Air Quality is proposing to issue an air quality permit to GTL Energy, a company that has started...
coal / Energy
April 28, 2009 - 11:59pm
Senate sends property-income tax bill back
BISMARCK -- Senators sent a combined property tax and income tax package back to the drawing board Tuesday, with several saying their vote was "a message to the House" that the proposed tax cuts are issues to be voted on separately. "We have a few days yet," said Sen. Connie Triplett,...
April 28, 2009 - 12:03am
April 24, 2009
Reinventing the onion
Twenty years ago, when Regent native Gary Greff saw fresh diced garlic in grocery stores that could withstand months of refrigeration, he wondered to himself what it would take to do the same with onions. "People hate chopping onions. It gets old in the refrigerator and when it...
April 24, 2009 - 11:20pm
April 23, 2009
Washout has neighbors wondering
Following a spring of flooding, the Little Missouri River has decided to take an unexpected change of course. An oxbow in the river on land...
April 23, 2009 - 11:43pm
April 18, 2009
Express views on major expressway
Citizens will have until May 7 to make their views known on a proposed four-lane highway that could run from Rapid City, S.D. to the Canadian border, passing through Bowman, Amidon and Belfield. A corridor study on potential finanical and environmental issues, recommended improvements,...
April 18, 2009 - 10:30pm
April 17, 2009
Senate kills quiet rail bill; probably will be revived
BISMARCK -- The Senate narrowly voted down a bill late Friday that several North Dakota cities had been counting on to help them silence ear-splitting train horns. But Senate leaders predict the bill will be revived Monday because its prime sponsor, Sen. David Nething, R-Jamestown,...
April 17, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 16, 2009
FEMA visits local counties, assesses damage
A Federal Emergency Management Agency team examined a box culvert Thursday near Halliday that was damaged from an ice jam earlier this spring. Preliminary...
April 16, 2009 - 11:17pm
Sawyer Brown to headline fair
The Roughrider Commission recently released an updated Roughrider Days Fair and Expo schedule that includes a concert by Sawyer Brown and Western Underground headlining this year's event. Throughout the event, set to be held June 26 through July 5, a variety of events, including...
April 16, 2009 - 11:16pm
April 15, 2009
Street improvement project not going forward
BELFIELD -- A proposed $900,000 street improvement project will not be taking place this year. It was announced that due to 60 percent of the residents in the project area protesting, the project would be killed, at a special meeting of the Belfield City Council Wednesday night....
April 15, 2009 - 11:55pm
Application for more officers gets the go-ahead
More law enforcement may be making its way to the area. The Stark County Sheriff's Department and Dickinson Police Department are applying for...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Nursing home bill goes to governor
A bill that would grant supplemental funding of about $380,000 to the Richardton Health Center received final passage Tuesday morning and now awaits Governor John Hoeven's approval. House Bill 1433 would grant monies to the Health Center for its nursing home care. The center...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
April 11, 2009
Researchers want mineral information
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's top rock researcher and the state's chief fossil finder have spent decades exposed to an asbestos-like mineral found in western North Dakota that is similar to a kind linked to cancer in lab rats and in people in Turkey. State geologist Ed Murphy and...
April 11, 2009 - 10:45pm
Dickinson Tea Party encourages thinking about frustrating taxes
On Wednesday, people across the United States will draw inspiration from an event that took place more than 235 years ago. Inspired by the Boston Tea Party, more than 600 Tax Day Tea Party protests are scheduled for cities throughout the country, including Dickinson. Dickinson Tea...
April 11, 2009 - 10:39pm
April 9, 2009
School board elections coming soon
School board elections coming soon Deadlines approach, as few candidates apply Area schools will be holding elections to fill open school board positions this summer. School officials said that positions that receive no applications will vote someone in by write-in. Those schools...
April 9, 2009 - 10:55pm