Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Preacher in the Patch: Priest helps fulfill spiritual needs of a growing community
Environmentalists sue to stop crude-by-rail terminal
ND Bakken workers see hours cut as prices slump
Where do the rigs go? Oil companies look to store massive equipment
Ness: Eminent domain may be needed to reduce flaring
Monke: Getting a fan’s perspective on Super Bowl XLIX
Our View: Slowdown allows time to weigh environmental impacts
Omdahl: The real civics test for raising good citizens
Veeder: Sometimes it may only be the dreams we have in common
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
'Sgt. Reckless' author comes to Dickinson: Area native Art Sickler tended to hero horse following Korean War
Foundation awards grant to teach drumming
DCS Fine Arts Club to host Divine Wine and Dine event
Fellow Flowers running movement sponsors 'DCeclare It Day'
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Nathan A. Sims,
Steven Earl Parker
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Dickinson tops St. Mary's: Midgets cap 6-game stretch with 5-1 record, West Region win over Saints
Shorts, slippers, S Chancellor on field Saturday
Seahawks-Patriots an intriguing chess match
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Linster nets 26 points as DHS defeats Saints
Westward expansion: City eyes adoption of new West Dickinson Area Plan
Still building a dream: Despite a decline in oil prices creating uncertainty, southwest ND continues to beckon those seeking success
A new cable company in town: Addition of Midcontinent brings more options for consumers
February 19, 2014
Police charge protesters in Ukraine’s bloodiest day: At least 21 people dead, many by gunshot
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian riot police charged protesters occupying a central Kiev square early on Wednesday after the bloodiest day since the former Soviet republic, caught in a geopolitical struggle between Russia and the West, won its independence. Police battled their way into...
news / crime
February 19, 2014 - 12:10am
January 4, 2014
Drug dealers follow the money to ND
The levels of violent crime, drug trafficking and prosecutions in the U.S. Attorney’s Office are up. Piggybacking on the state’s recent oil boom that has brought much economic prosperity to once mostly rural areas, organized crime has come to North Dakota. In the past six to...
news / local
January 4, 2014 - 9:37pm
February 23, 2013
Forum on guns, violence raises questions, but no easy answers
FARGO -- Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., said there was one clear message from his first "American Issues Forum" tackling the issues of guns, violence...
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
Video games do affect our brains
"Cover me, I'm going in," my squad leader's words filtered into my ear through my headset. I concentrated through the sight of an Mk11 sniper...
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Human trafficking added to list of crimes affecting Native Americans
FARGO -- Dusty J. Morsette recruited minors and young adults to be part of a gang on the Fort Berthold Reservation that he called the Black Disciples -- a group recently found to engage in human trafficking. He was convicted in April of using force and coercion to recruit a young...
news / north dakota
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 11, 2012
Shooting in Williston, man hit, treated for serious injuries
WILLISTON -- Williston police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital with serious injuries Thursday. Williston Police Chief Jim Lokken said a medical emergency was reported at 1:10 a.m. Thursday in the area of 900 E. Highland Drive. The victim, an unidentified...
news / oil
May 11, 2012 - 12:00am
November 21, 2010
Area see increase in violent crime
Some areas in southwest North Dakota are seeing increases in violent crimes, with many experiencing increases in domestic violence calls and disorderly conduct situations. "For the last few times, when I was asked, it's increased huge over the last four months ... I mean for everything,"...
crime / news
November 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2009
Keeping quiet about life-changing assault
"If you ever tell, this is what I will do to your family," said a man to a frightened girl after he shot and killed her kitten in front of her.
April 9, 2009 - 10:54pm
March 7, 2009
Violence subsides, Martinique resumes negotiations
FORT-DE-FRANCE, Martinique (AP) -- Negotiations over higher wages and lower food prices are resuming in the French Caribbean island of Martinique where a monthlong strike has turned violent at times. Strike leader Michael Monrose says a previous agreement to increase salaries by...
March 7, 2009 - 5:53pm
January 9, 2009
A social trauma for Obama: Youth crime
As if President-elect Barack Obama didn't have enough waiting for him on his platter at the White House, a new report on juvenile violence offers another flavor for him to chew on: The color of crime. Remember the backlash he stirred up last year with a speech in a black Chicago...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Kits designed to keep violence victims' identities confidential
The identity of a rapist could be stored away in a box and revealed when a rape victim is ready -- which may be never. However, law enforcement would rather have the information available even if details of the "Jane Doe" rape kit need to be worked out. The North Dakota Forensic...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am