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Shon Hocker accepts offer to be Dickinson superintendent
Democrats urge Burgum to form bipartisan commission to look at state budget
Energy Transfer Partners makes largest donation ever to University of Mary capital project
The 'Lost 74': ND vet who survived shipwreck wants victims remembered as Vietnam War casualties
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un suspends nuclear and missile tests, shuts down test site
crime and courts
nation and world
Cass County project would be North Dakota's first major solar array
ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafu
Bank of North Dakota reports 14th consecutive year of record profits
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
U.S. consumers who have store-bought romaine lettuce should 'throw it away immediately,' CDC says
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
She calmly landed the Southwest flight and broke barriers as a fighter pilot
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
Field event performances carry Lady Midgets to third place
Midgets wiped out in home opener against Jamestown
National-worthy numbers: Five Blue Hawks qualify for NAIA meet
After Wild are eliminated, it remains to be seen if this was Matt Cullen's last NHL game
Field hustles home as Rays beat Twins in 10
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
LaVonne M. Dill
Marie L. Kaiser
Finnly Jay Simonieg
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
November 26, 2013
Don’t let colds, flu dampen pleasures of the season
Holiday stress, coupled with travel demands, can make a person susceptible to colds and flu, but there are ways to reduce your chances of getting sick, a local physician says. “Air travel can put you into close confines with other individuals and people with sickness,” said Dr....
November 26, 2013 - 6:39pm
November 23, 2013
Veeder: Childhood homes bring back ghosts no matter how long we’re away
It’s just a ribbon of asphalt. Yellow lines swish and break, swish and break on the other side of the windshield in my dad’s little white...
November 23, 2013 - 1:15pm
July 11, 2013
Delta to add nonstop flights between Fargo, Atlanta
FARGO -- Delta Airlines has announced new seasonal nonstop service between Fargo and Atlanta starting Dec.
July 11, 2013 - 12:00am
June 24, 2013
McKenzie County roads open as of Monday
Unpaved roads that had been closed over the weekend were opened as of Monday morning, according to a McKenzie County official. Mike Koeser, the county's road superintendent, told The Press that all roads were open as of 6 a.m. Monday, though he said that could change if the area...
June 24, 2013 - 10:03pm
June 13, 2013
ND lawmakers see Turkish rage on foreign trip
GRAND FORKS -- Halfway across the globe on a goodwill trip, four local legislators found themselves in the middle of the protests in Turkey. They witnessed the escalation of the protests over a three-day stretch that ended June 2. By the last day, some were unnerved. "You never...
June 13, 2013 - 12:00am
May 30, 2013
NDDOT to conduct tests on travel map website today
The North Dakota Department of Transportation, along with the North Dakota Highway Patrol, is conducting automated testing on its travel information map from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today to assist the NDHP with their new automated routing program. While this testing is being completed,...
May 30, 2013 - 9:59am
May 23, 2013
Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport master plan gets update with improvement projects
With the start date of service from two major airlines just days away, Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport hosted an open house Wednesday to present an update on the facility's master planning process. Citing the cost of a number of capital improvement projects in the next decade,...
May 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
ND gas prices rising rapidly; AAA says no relief in sight until after Memorial Day
The T-Rex Conoco station in Dickinson may have lucked out when the digital sign it uses to advertise gas prices went out recently. Although...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
March 4, 2013
Weather creates hazardous driving conditions across southwest ND
Though it was easier said than done for some, motorists were advised to stay off the roads Monday as the entire southwestern North Dakota region...
March 4, 2013 - 9:01pm
UPDATED: Nearly all highways in southwest ND under no-travel advisory
Most highways in southwest North Dakota are under a no-travel advisory, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation's website. There is a no-travel advisory in effect for these roads: -- Interstate 94 from the Montana border to Richardton. -- All of Highway 85 from...
March 4, 2013 - 1:42pm
December 10, 2012
Update: Highway 22 now open after being closed due to ice
Dunn County Emergency Management reported at about 1 p.m. today that Highway 22 is now open, but traffic is moving extremely slow. It was reported at about 10:20 this morning that traffic near the Lost Bridge was being halted because a hill was extremely icy. The area is roughly...
December 10, 2012 - 11:20am
December 1, 2012
Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Without a personal vehicle, traversing the Oil Patch is tricky
Traveling around the Oil Patch without a personal vehicle is tricky -- and expensive. In Dickinson, there are multi-city buses that stop and...
December 1, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
Pro-pot votes in Colorado, Washington raise specter of weed tourism
DENVER (AP) -- Hit the slopes -- and then a bong? Marijuana legalization votes this week in Colorado and Washington state don't just set up an epic state-federal showdown on drug law for residents. The measures also open the door for marijuana tourism. Both marijuana measures...
November 9, 2012 - 9:14am
September 8, 2012
Taking the high road: As ND economy booms, intrastate flights grow
North Dakota's size and booming economy are prompting more companies to leave the roads and take to the sky to commute to projects in western...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
September 4, 2012
New Glendive, Mont. Astoria among 3 in region
Glendive, Mont. is now home to Astoria Hotel and Suites. The Glendive Astoria is one of three hotels nearing completion. There is an Astoria Hotel and Event Center in Dickinson and Astoria Hotel and Suites in Minot. The Dickinson Astoria is open at full capacity but will add 80...
September 4, 2012 - 12:00am