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SM Fencing’s neighbors accuse energy service company of environmental violations
Parks board approves engineering contract for baseball stadium rebuild
First International intends to buy out Hawks Point
Royalty organization director blasts Obama's politicization of climate change
Getting a bang for your buck: Couple manufactures ammunition on their farm near Cayuga, N.D.
crime and courts
nation and world
Landslide concerns prompt change in Dakota Access pipeline’s N.D. route
Authorities release name of Michigan oilfield worker who died Monday
PSC could vote on Brady Wind II next month
Court sets aside Obama administration fracking rules for public lands
PSC approves NextEra's $153M wind farm near Bismarck
Kat Perkins releases musical tribute to late singer and friend Christina Grimmie
Rockin' Nikki and the Karaoke Guy featured at upcoming bandshell show
Outdoor Movie Night postponed until July 12
FEATURE PHOTO: No breaks for this bee
Ladybugs rescue plum tree from aphid attack
Roughriders take advantage of errors, win twice in Jablonsky Tournament
Refsnyder, Tanaka leads Yankees past Minnesota
Design experts mixed on logo, say time will tell
Blue Hawks baseball signs Absher, McCullough
Midseason champs hoping to stay ahead at Southwest Speedway
Seaman: Trading freedom for false security
Other Views: UND’s ‘hawk’ logo will do
Letter: Decay in Dickinson
Letter: Urging a no vote on Richardton-Taylor school bond
Jacobs: Burgum campaign makes sense in hindsight
good bad and ugly
Frank L. Miller
Marvin P. Dvorak
Dolores M. Adams
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
May 13, 2013
N.D. to list 'culturally important' sites for protection from drilling
FARGO -- North Dakota plans to compile a list of "culturally important" places that officials will protect from disturbances from energy development or other impacts. Gov.
News / North Dakota
May 13, 2013 - 9:36am
April 12, 2013
4 NDDOT road construction projects to get underway soon
The North Dakota Department of Transportation announced the beginning of three area road construction projects on Friday. Two projects of the projects will be along Interstate 94. A project on the interstate one mile east of the Gladstone interchange begins April 16.
local / News / North Dakota
April 12, 2013 - 9:49am
April 4, 2013
Preliminary agreement reached to open Painted Canyon Overlook
Painted Canyon Overlook could be open by Memorial Day, the superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park said. Valerie Naylor said the popular lookout rest area and tourist attraction, which is a gateway to North Dakota's only national park, could be open by Memorial Day after...
April 4, 2013 - 12:21am
Naylor: Agreement in place to open Painted Canyon on May 25
Painted Canyon Overlook could be open by Memorial Day, the superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park said late Wednesday. Valerie Naylor...
local / News / North Dakota
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
March 25, 2013
Cuts to keep Painted Canyon closed
Travelers along Interstate 94 in western North Dakota won't have the use of a popular scenic overlook area this spring. Due to the recent sequestration...
local / News / North Dakota
March 25, 2013 - 9:02pm
March 19, 2013
XTO spokeman calls reports to drill near Elkhorn Ranch "premature"
MEDORA -- An oil company has staked out an area near the site of Theodore Roosevelt's historic Badlands ranch in western North Dakota, alarming those who oversee the popular tourist destination. "We certainly can't put oil wells right next to the Elkhorn Ranch. We are concerned,"...
Bakken / Energy / News / oil
March 19, 2013 - 2:49pm
March 18, 2013
Oil company stakes out area for well pads steps away from Roosevelt's Elkhorn Ranch
The sights and sounds of industrial oil drilling could soon be just steps away from one of North Dakota's most treasured historic landmarks. XTO...
Energy / News / oil
March 18, 2013 - 6:45pm
October 25, 2012
Medical examiner: Hiker suffered heart attack near Medora
MEDORA, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota State Medical Examiner says a hiker from Virginia found dead in Theodore Roosevelt National Park in July suffered a massive heart attack. Park Superintendent Valerie Naylor says 48-year-old Dan Olszewski of Midlothian, Va., was an avid and well-prepared...
October 25, 2012 - 3:20pm
September 14, 2012
Bighorn sheep numbers increase in western ND
MEDORA, N.D. (AP) -- Many big game populations in western North Dakota are at low levels, but bighorn sheep are bucking the trend. The state Game and Fish Department says a survey this summer showed at least 299 bighorns, up slightly from last year and just 17 below the record in...
local / News
September 14, 2012 - 9:07am
September 10, 2012
Theodore Roosevelt National Park being sprayed with herbicide
Aerial spraying of herbicide to control leafy spurge and Canada thistle begins in Theodore Roosevelt National Park today. Spraying will continue,...
September 10, 2012 - 10:30am
July 18, 2012
Theodore Roosevelt National Park official says body of hiker found
The body of a missing hiker was found, a Theodore Roosevelt National Park official said today. See Thursday's Dickinson Press for more on the story.
July 18, 2012 - 6:49pm
July 17, 2012
Teams search for hiker in Theodore Roosevelt National Park, surrounding area
Twenty searchers along with park staff are scouring the South Unit of Theodore National Park where a 48-year-old hiker has gone missing, according to a press release issued this afternoon. The man went for a day hike on Sunday morning and was reported missing by his employer on...
July 17, 2012 - 4:35pm
June 23, 2012
Editorial: Trample the Wild West
Environmental laws are being trampled along with wild lands that make North Dakota, North Dakota. Tuesday, the House approved a bill that would give the Border Patrol the right to circumvent more than a dozen environmental laws on federal lands within 100 miles of borders of Mexico...
editorials / opinion
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 20, 2012
Southwestern ND bighorn sheep herd stabilizes
MEDORA (AP) -- The bighorn sheep population in southwestern North Dakota has stabilized, thanks to the mild winter. The state Game and Fish Department's annual sheep survey in the southern Badlands found 283 bighorns, the same number as last year and a figure just 3 percent below...
April 20, 2012 - 7:37am
March 28, 2012
ND bighorn sheep license auctions for $42,000
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A North Dakota bighorn sheep hunting license sold at auction raised $42,000 for sheep management in the state. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department auctions one bighorn license each year. This year's auction was earlier this month in Bloomington, Minn.,...
March 28, 2012 - 8:24am