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Father of teen who live-streamed fatal crash: 'She killed her own sister'
Trucker denies knowing immigrants were in stifling tractor trailer
From 'fake media' to Clinton, Trump brings political attacks to the Scout Jamboree
West Nile cases confirmed in LaMoure, Barnes counties
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Bellinger's latest homer lifts Dodgers past Twins
Stroh takes 14th in saddle bronc riding at National High School Finals Rodeo
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Jacobs: N.D. Democrats stuck in the doldrums
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Port: Over 94 percent of Heidi Heitkamp’s second quarter fundraising came from outside ND
Column: Drought, an old foe, returns in strength
Veeder: This rugged, imperfect place
Robert Leroy Lowenstein
Stanley Orin Oberg
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
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Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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...
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,"...
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...
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...
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...
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
March 27, 2012
Theodore Roosevelt National Park gets new administration chief
A Theodore Roosevelt National Park employee with years of experience is the new administration chief at the park. Margaret Schwartz has been...
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
Visitation, spending increases at ND national park
BISMARCK (AP) -- The National Park Service says visitation and spending were up at Theodore Roosevelt National Park in 2010. The agency says 623,700 people visited the western North Dakota park in 2010 and spending totaled $29.5 million at the park and surrounding communities. That's...
March 4, 2012 - 1:15pm
October 31, 2011
ND nears 1 mountain lion hunting quota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Wildlife officials say hunters are nearing the early season mountain lion quota in southwest North Dakota, with the killing of the seventh lion late last week near the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The Zone 1 quota for the early season that...
October 31, 2011 - 12:13pm
October 18, 2011
2nd year of elk reduction effort starts in ND park
MEDORA, N.D. (AP) -- The National Park Service on Tuesday was launching this year's elk reduction program in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The program in the western North Dakota park is in its second year. Last year, volunteer shooters killed about 400 elk to begin the process...
October 18, 2011 - 7:12am