Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
MontanaGrow turns rocks into fertilizer
South Dakota Sen. Rounds concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
Fire chief to train dog, himself in search and rescue tactics
Investigation continues into pipeline death of Minnesota man
Police Blotter: Referee punched in the face during soccer game
crime and courts
nation and world
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Dickinson State cross country looks to carry momentum after last season's success
Quarterback Siemian to start for Broncos
Titans QB Jones comfortable in new role
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
DeLuca iffy for Eastern Washington game in two weeks with shoulder injury
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
good bad and ugly
Anton "Tony" Leo Meeks
Clive Mathias Kuppler
Mathew A. "Snow Shoe" Peterson
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
University of North Dakota
April 27, 2016
UND budget cuts lay off 20 so far; tuition to be kept low
GRAND FORKS -- Twenty people had been laid off as of Wednesday and four academic programs have stopped accepting new students as the University of North Dakota released final budget cut data. Interim President Ed Schafer signed off on changes to the budget for fiscal year 2017 totaling...
April 27, 2016 - 11:00pm
April 26, 2016
UND budget feedback shows concerns over cuts
GRAND FORKS -- As interim University of North Dakota President Ed Schafer prepares to make final decision on how to cut $12.6 million from UND's budget, public feedback for proposed reductions have revealed many questions along with some support. Schafer's office accepted online feedback...
April 26, 2016 - 10:59pm
April 23, 2016
UND eyes buildings to vacate as part of new master plan
GRAND FORKS -- About a dozen buildings on the University of North Dakota's campus will be closed up and left empty in coming years because the...
April 23, 2016 - 9:27pm
April 13, 2016
UND tops NDSU for first time in 29 games
FARGO--The nonconference softball game played between the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State on Wednesday was an eye-opener for...
April 13, 2016 - 10:43pm
April 11, 2016
UND president search cost almost $140,000 -- most expensive in recent years
GRAND FORKS -- The North Dakota University System estimates the search to find the University of North Dakota’s next president was the most expensive in recent years. The search cost was $139,907, which is about $56,000 more than the average cost of other recent university president...
April 11, 2016 - 8:17pm
April 1, 2016
UND to post budget cut proposals, seek feedback later this month
GRAND FORKS -- The target deadlines have been pushed back for budget proposals at the University of North Dakota. A total of $12.6 million must be cut from the 2015-17 budgets at UND, with $3.1 million of that coming separately from the School of Medicine and Health Sciences budget....
April 1, 2016 - 6:10pm
March 31, 2016
UND, researchers assisting NASA with testing unmanned aircraft software
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota researchers will conduct an experiment next month as part of a program helping NASA study space -- airspace, that is. The federal agency is exploring the potential for regulating unmanned aircraft systems traffic as the technology advances and is integrated...
March 31, 2016 - 6:12pm
UND Student Senate wants public apology over professor's ROTC comments
GRAND FORKS -- In light of recent controversy, the University of North Dakota Student Senate passed a resolution Wednesday in support of the ROTC and is asking a professor who was critical of the program to publicly apologize. In a letter published in the Grand Forks newspaper last...
March 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
March 28, 2016
UND to face rival Denver in Frozen Four
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- North Dakota got the series sweep in Grand Forks. Denver got the series sweep in the Mile High City. They tied at a neutral site. The rubber match will be a big one. North Dakota has its NCAA Frozen Four opponent and it’s a familiar one -- fellow National Collegiate...
March 28, 2016 - 9:06am
March 18, 2016
Anonymous feedback shows support, concerns with new UND president
GRAND FORKS -- Feedback on the University of North Dakota's next president collected through recent online surveys was overwhelmingly positive, but some faculty and staff said they were concerned he isn't the right fit for the university. The anonymous surveys used by the Presidential...
March 18, 2016 - 4:27pm
March 15, 2016
Grand Forks leaders respond to Kennedy's selection to UND president
GRAND FORKS -- Mark Kennedy has been selected to serve as the University of North Dakota’s next president, and local leaders are abuzz at the prospect of welcoming the former U.S. Congressman to the position. The director of the George Washington University Graduate School of Political...
March 15, 2016 - 10:35pm
SBHE tabs Kennedy as next UND president
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- During his interview with the State Board of Higher Education Tuesday for the job of University of North Dakota president,...
March 15, 2016 - 8:07pm
March 14, 2016
Music matters: Students invited onto UND president’s lawn for demonstration
GRAND FORKS -- Immediately after pulling into his driveway, University of North Dakota Interim President Ed Schafer walked right over to say...
March 14, 2016 - 10:55pm
March 11, 2016
Finalists selected for UND presidency
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The University of North Dakota Presidential Search committee selected Steven Shirley, Mark Kennedy, and Nagi Naganathan as finalists to serve as the university's next president. At a meeting Friday, the three were chosen from a group of six who have all visited...
March 11, 2016 - 4:23pm
Hundreds of region's students call to International Space Station
GRAND FORKS -- For the 1,000th time in NASA's history, an amateur radio call was made from Earth to astronauts aboard the International Space Station. For the first time, that call was placed from North Dakota. More than 350 students packed into the Memorial Union ballroom at the...
March 11, 2016 - 3:18pm