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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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
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Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
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Big third quarter lifts Night Hawks past Titans
Saints hold off Midgets girls basketball
DHS boys hockey secures win at Jamestown
DHS boys basketball turns in balanced effort at St. Mary’s
Spurs defeat Wolves for ninth straight time
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Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Jacobs: NDSU's Bresciani notes 'unusual' ND media environment in application for Ohio job
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September 12, 2014
Our View: Centralized campus for Catholic schools makes sense
The Dickinson Catholic School system is on the right track as it continues to bounce back from a fire that destroyed parts of Trinity High School just six months ago. School is back in session, and construction and cleanup efforts continue at the same time as officials plan for the...
September 12, 2014 - 4:36pm
September 8, 2014
1st of 2 meetings for Dickinson Catholic Schools set for tonight
The first of two public forums about the building plan for the future of Dickinson Catholic Schools is being held at 7:30 p.m. today at the Trinity High School auditorium. The forums are being held to provide opportunities for input regarding the school system’s master plan and...
September 8, 2014 - 11:07pm
August 25, 2014
'The family's back': Trinity High School’s first day back is a return to normalcy
The class bells weren't able to ring and the east wing is still closed. But all that mattered on Trinity High School's first day back Monday...
August 25, 2014 - 7:14pm
July 23, 2014
Letter: Thanks for the memories
Ten years ago, I moved to Dickinson — at the suggestion of my uncle — to take a job as the music director at Trinity High School. Having just completed graduate school from the big city of Grand Forks, I thought I was pretty knowledgeable and even more worldly. At that time, I...
July 23, 2014 - 7:34pm
July 15, 2014
Letter: Handling of Sander case a letdown by veteran officers
I would like to comment on the editorial in Sunday’s paper, “What we learned from the Sander case.” I have read all the articles that The Dickinson Press published in the paper regarding this case and in my opinion, this case seems to have been botched from the get-go. Yes,...
July 15, 2014 - 5:13pm
July 8, 2014
Judge dismisses arson charges against former Trinity High School principal
Felony arson charges against former Trinity High School Principal Thomas Sander were dropped Monday. Southwest District Judge William Herauf signed off on the state’s motion to dismiss charges against Sander, who the state had alleged started the March 3 fire that caused millions...
July 8, 2014 - 12:24pm
July 2, 2014
Judge rules parts of Sander interrogation are inadmissible in court
Key elements of the state’s arson case against former Trinity High School principal Tom Sander were suppressed during a pre-trial conference...
July 2, 2014 - 6:06pm
June 20, 2014
Sander to use alibi defense
Defense attorneys for Thomas Sander will use an alibi defense, citing testimony from three people, in his upcoming trial on felony charges of arson and endangering by fire. In depositions held June 5 and 6, Trinity High School board member Rich Holgaard, religion teacher Robert...
June 20, 2014 - 4:19pm
June 9, 2014
State: Sander confession shouldn't be suppressed
The state is fighting back against attempts to suppress a confession Thomas Sander made admitting he started the Trinity High School fire in March. While Sander’s defense said detectives Terry Oestreich and Kylan Klauzer coerced Sander into confessing and did not read him his Miranda...
June 9, 2014 - 10:13pm
May 25, 2014
Trinity graduation ends a trying year on a positive note
A faint smell of smoke still hangs in the air at Trinity High School. Some flooring is missing from the auditorium lobby, revealing a gaping...
May 25, 2014 - 10:19pm
May 20, 2014
Meyer: Thank you from the Titans
On Sunday, March 2, I went to bed expecting to go to school the next day. However, that never happened. The next morning, my father was informed that there was no school that day due to a fire in the main office. I initially thought that it had been a small fire that had been contained...
May 20, 2014 - 6:22pm
May 6, 2014
Sander trial rescheduled for July 23
The felony jury trial for for Trinity High School’s former principal has been rescheduled for July 23. Thomas Sander, who is charged with arson and endangerment, is set to have a pre-trial conference July 1 at the Stark County Courthouse. The trial was originally set for...
May 6, 2014 - 5:13pm
April 25, 2014
Sander trial pushed back
The trial for Tom Sander, the former principal of Trinity High School who’s charged with setting it on fire in early March, has been pushed back. A new date hasn’t been listed on the court docket but the June 24 pretrial conference and July 16 trial have been canceled. Sander’s...
April 25, 2014 - 6:13pm
April 21, 2014
Sander pleads not guilty
Trinity High School’s former principal, charged with starting a devastating fire in the school last month, pleaded not guilty Monday and waived...
April 21, 2014 - 5:35pm
April 7, 2014
Investigators turn to Sander’s phones
Investigators are looking to Thomas Sander’s phones in making their case that he started the Trinity High School fire last month. Dickinson Police Det. Jeremy Moser believes evidence is contained in “voicemails, text messages, contact lists, phone numbers and all other electronically...
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April 7, 2014 - 6:09pm