Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Giuliani goes full attack mode for Trump as Mueller stays silent
Pompeo promises 'zero concessions' to North Korea until 'credible steps' are made
Sandy Hook families, FBI agent sue Alex Jones
Trump steps up attacks on FBI's probes during campaign
ND ballot measure commission wraps work, forwards four proposals
crime and courts
nation and world
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
place a business brief
Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
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
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Sue Anderson leaves her footprints in the arts
USA Gymnastics CEO Kerry Perry apologizes to victims of Larry Nassar
NFL owners approve team-by-team anthem policy, will allow players to remain in locker room
Minneapolis has nation's best parks, but when you've got to go, St. Paul wins
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Rockets rally past Warriors in final quarter to even series
The harsh taste of gold
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
Submit a Political Letter
Dana L. Thompson
Helen Ione Carlson
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
June 28, 2017
Two Native American tribes allege discrimination in Montana schools
Two indigenous tribes in Montana are asking the federal government to investigate what they say is systemic racism and discrimination in a public...
June 28, 2017 - 5:41pm
August 1, 2016
Federal judge rules in favor tribal members, blocks N.D. voter ID law
BISMARCK — Recent changes to North Dakota's voter identification laws have placed an "undue burden" on Native Americans and other voters, a federal judge ruled Monday in ordering the state to put its 2012 voter ID laws back into place. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland...
August 1, 2016 - 4:57pm
May 27, 2016
Trump offends tribes with ‘Pocahontas’ comment
BISMARCK – Some Native Americans in attendance Thursday at Donald Trump’s North Dakota speech say a comment he made about “Pocahontas”...
May 27, 2016 - 2:56pm
Teen suicide on Indian reservation brings tears of sadness, cry for help
AGENCY VILLAGE, S.D. -- Fifteen-year-old Aiyana Englund got up in front of a crowd in the rotunda of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate tribal headquarters this past summer and talked about respect. The Dakota word is “ohoda” and it’s one of the Sioux Indian cultural values. Apparently,...
November 27, 2015 - 5:00am
October 9, 2015
Tribe starts growing plants for ‘marijuana resort’ in southeast South Dakota
FLANDREAU, S.D. -- The marijuana plants are already growing in a remodeled building on the Flandreau Santee Sioux reservation as the southeast...
October 9, 2015 - 6:32pm
August 19, 2015
Council members call for investigation of former tribal chairman
BISMARCK — A request by the Three Affiliated Tribes council for a federal investigation into former tribal chairman Tex Hall took another step forward Tuesday. Three tribal council members, acting as a judicial committee, approved a resolution proposed by Citizens for Change that...
August 19, 2015 - 9:42pm
August 18, 2015
Federal Reserve launches Center for Indian Country Development
MINNEAPOLIS — Only about 30 percent of 567 tribes in the United States have casinos and only about 20 percent are profitable enough to contribute a lot to their reservation residents, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
August 18, 2015 - 4:15pm
June 25, 2015
SD tribe hires company to help build marijuana operation
June 25, 2015 - 11:20pm
April 18, 2015
Federal, tribal officers check on sex offenders at Fort Berthold
NEW TOWN -– A joint law enforcement operation to check on sex offenders on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation found nearly 20 percent of offenders may be in violation of registration laws, the U.S. Marshal Service said. Deputy U.S. Marshals teamed up with Three Affiliated...
April 18, 2015 - 4:21pm
September 16, 2014
Tribal chairman calls critical report ‘smear campaign’: Allegations of unethical business deals swirl on eve of primary election
Members of the Three Affiliated Tribes staged a protest just a day before Tuesday’s primary election to demand the release of a months-long investigation into the business activities of tribal chairman Tex Hall. Tribal police locked the doors to the administration building; however,...
September 16, 2014 - 6:22pm
May 19, 2014
Tribal leaders urge UND to take action on racism: 'Expel the students’ who wore offensive T-shirts
BISMARCK — Tribal college leaders asked for swift disciplinary action against the group of University of North Dakota students behind the “Siouxper...
May 19, 2014 - 5:20pm
March 13, 2014
Heitkamp asks for road money for reservations
WASHINGTON — More than 60 percent of tribal roads are unpaved and 27 percent of bridges on tribal lands are deficient, Sen.
March 13, 2014 - 4:12pm
January 8, 2014
Tribal leaders mull smoke-free N.D. casinos, but don’t bet on it
BISMARCK – Tribal leaders are considering a proposal to ban smoking in North Dakota’s Indian casinos, but one tribal chairman said the odds of it happening are slim. Pushing the idea is the Intertribal Tobacco Use Coalition, comprised of tribal tobacco prevention staff from...
January 8, 2014 - 5:00pm
October 26, 2013
MHA Nation passes resolution calling for ‘Redskins’ nickname change
With a national movement aimed at changing a controversial pro football team’s nickname gaining steam, the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation’s tribal chairman has some advice for Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder.
October 26, 2013 - 8:15pm
August 16, 2013
Former Jamestown College prof bases games on N.D. tribes
JAMESTOWN -- AnnMaria De Mars says her math skills have helped her enjoy a great life. So now, the former Jamestown College professor is working on a way to teach math to children while incorporating Native American history, as told by the natives themselves. And she wants it to...
August 16, 2013 - 10:34pm