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Treasurer distributes first $298M of $1.1B in ‘surge’ money
UPDATED: Four killed in two crashes in Oil Patch; names released in triple fatality
House scraps bill to study nest egg for N.D. newborns
Backers say digital driver’s licenses worth a look
Seasonal road restrictions coming back to Stark County
Derailed N.D. oil train still burning in Illinois; shipment delays expected
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
Senate fails to override Obama's veto of Keystone pipeline bill
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Holten: Our most valuable gift
Brock: Kill Senate Bill 2166 now
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
Hoeven: Keystone XL about energy, jobs, economic growth and energy security
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Anton "Mokey" Dinius
Esther Lorna Obrigewitch
Patrick W. Kessel
Clementina "Tina" Ficek
Second half push leads Minot Ryan past Shiloh Christian
Free-throws the surprising key to L-L-M’s victory
Kindred girls pulls off win in overtime over Parshall
DSU baseball looking for hot start
Blue Hawks send 8 to national tourney
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
December 14, 2012
There is a reason North Dakota's state tree is an American Elm and not a conifer. Commonly known as the Christmas tree, North Dakota tree sellers indicate that there aren't many growers of conifers in the state. Dan Cashman, owner of Cashman Nursery in Bismarck, which sells Christmas...
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 16, 2012
Letter: Downtown Dickinson revival sawed away
Many years ago some great thinkers had a vision to revive the downtown area. A plan was devised and taxpayer dollars used to plant trees and install grates around these trees to protect them. I have watched these trees grow from infancy to their present grandeur state. They fought...
letters / local / opinion
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
Elks Building trees not saved, cut down: Neighbors disappointed with decision although replacements planned
For the last five years, Dickinson resident Eric Smallwood enjoyed looking out of his apartment window at the trees across the street by the...
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
Beach celebrates third Arbor Day
BEACH -- Lincoln Elementary students along with others from the community celebrated the city's third annual Arbor Day celebration Friday afternoon and learned about the importance of trees. Students brought home their own honeysuckle trees to plant in their backyards, as well. "They...
local / news
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
NDGF creates fish habitat
More than 40 years ago the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, in an effort to create structure for fish and create artificial habitat within Heart Butte Dam (Lake Tschida) in Grant County, sunk some old car bodies into the reservoir. The practice of using car bodies for fish...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
December 25, 2009
City, archers to collect trees for disposal
With Christmas ending, there are a few options for area residents looking to unload their trees. In Dickinson, though the North Dakota Game and Fish Department won't be using trees in Patterson Lake this year, those looking to send their trees somewhere other than the landfill can...
local / news
December 25, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
Q: I have two hibiscus plants that I have indoors in pots during the winter. They have been blooming, but also have black, flying bugs. I've been spraying them with a dish detergent and water mixture. It appears to help for a time, but then the bugs return. Is there a spray that I...
February 20, 2009 - 4:13pm
January 10, 2009
Q: My ponderosa pine tree is behaving funny. In the last e-mail you sent me, you said the tree has a self-pruning mechanism to make it more majestic. When this mechanism is in effect, does the tree lose all its green needles? It looks like the tree is dying. The lower branches are...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
December 28, 2008
Hitting Beach for a bonfire
Now that the holiday is finished, Tama Smith has a place for all of the unwanted Christmas trees. Not only will a number of trees go up in flames on Saturday in Beach, but heat from the blaze will be used to fire pottery. "This will be the first centennial event," said Tama Smith,...
December 28, 2008 - 12:00am