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ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
Senate confirms nominee
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius won Senate confirmation Tuesday as the nation's health and human services secretary, thrusting her into the middle of a public health emergency with the swine flu sickening dozens of Americans. The 65-31 confirmation vote came after...
April 28, 2009 - 12:04am
Senate sends property-income tax bill back
BISMARCK -- Senators sent a combined property tax and income tax package back to the drawing board Tuesday, with several saying their vote was "a message to the House" that the proposed tax cuts are issues to be voted on separately. "We have a few days yet," said Sen. Connie Triplett,...
April 28, 2009 - 12:03am
April 21, 2009
Igniting the prairie
NEAR WATFORD CITY -- Those driving into the valley which holds the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt National Park's North Unit may have been worried...
April 21, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 15, 2009
Nursing home bill goes to governor
A bill that would grant supplemental funding of about $380,000 to the Richardton Health Center received final passage Tuesday morning and now awaits Governor John Hoeven's approval. House Bill 1433 would grant monies to the Health Center for its nursing home care. The center...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
April 14, 2009
Head-on collision leaves one injured
A motorcycle and pickup were involved in a head-on collision Tuesday night on West Villard Street and State Avenue. Dickinson Police Department...
April 14, 2009 - 11:39pm
April 7, 2009
House OKs sovereignty measure
BISMARCK -- The State House OK'd a resolution Tuesday affirming North Dakota's rights as a sovereign state after a debate that one member compared to pre-Civil War secessionist talk. House Concurrent Resolution 3063 passed on a 52-42 vote. It invokes the U.S. Constitution's 10th...
April 7, 2009 - 11:22pm
Wetzel waives right to a speedy trial
A 60-year-old man accused in a Dickinson shooting waived his right to a speedy trial during his pretrial conference Tuesday at the Stark County District Courthouse. Joel Wetzel, Dickinson, who faces five charges in connection to a July shooting, gave up this right as a precautionary...
April 7, 2009 - 11:19pm
March 26, 2009
Road crew tries to keep up
Over the last few days, residents of Dickinson have dug themselves out of 2 feet of snow that fell Monday evening and Tuesday morning. While...
March 26, 2009 - 11:33pm
March 20, 2009
Medora to hold housing meeting
The Medora City Council will be hosting a special meeting on Tuesday, March 31 to discuss the possibility of constructing housing. A total of seven single-dwelling units are being considered, but only two of those would be considered for possible construction this year, said Medora...
March 20, 2009 - 10:58pm
March 17, 2009
Alleged shooter in court
A Dickinson man, who is charged in connection with a shooting and burglary, may be seeking a new defense attorney. Jay Greenwood represented...
March 17, 2009 - 11:09pm
February 25, 2009
Area communities without power last night
Issues with a transmission line left communities in Southwestern North Dakota including Mott, New England and Regent without power Tuesday night. A representative with Montana-Dakota Utilities said it is still reviewing the cause of the outage. For more, see Thursday's The Dickinson...
February 25, 2009 - 12:05pm
February 17, 2009
Cruise ship carrying 104 aground
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- A cruise ship with 64 passengers and 41 crew members aboard ran aground near an Argentine base in Antarctica on Tuesday, but there were no risks to the people aboard, the Argentine navy and the ship's operator reported. The Bahaman-flagged Ocean Nova...
February 17, 2009 - 11:55am
February 15, 2009
What will stimulus package do for you?
(AP) -- President Barack Obama is expected to sign the newly-passed $787 billion economic stimulus bill on Tuesday in Denver. Here's a look at how the economic stimulus plan could affect you. Taxes The recovery package has tax breaks for families that send a child to college, purchase...
February 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Chamber to host Fat Tuesday
The Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring its second annual Fat Tuesday -- an evening of Creole food, jazz music and games -- on Tuesday,...
February 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
La. man charged with threatening President Bush
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Authorities have charged a Louisiana man with threatening to kill President George W. Bush. A social worker told Secret Service agents that 44-year-old Gregory Broussard was being treated at a Hammond hospital and threatened to blow up the White House and kill...
January 13, 2009 - 9:20am