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ND, SD partner on whitetail study: Crew puts radio-collars on 150 does
Workforce recruitment campaign aims to fill N.D. job openings
Changing the conversation: Words carry power in sexual, domestic assault discussions
Fargo skyscraper a “presumed hazard’ to air traffic
University of North Dakota reports savings as it goes green
The Bakken headhunter: Oil industry recruiter trys to lure in families
Water and oil mix: Oil around flooded well believed to be contained
BNSF: Grain shipments will catch up by June: Not everyone believes prediction
Flooded well spills oil into river
N.D.'s January oil production ‘somewhat disappointing’
Giving back: RSVP+ Dakota West volunteers helping their neighbors
Embroidery art: Tina Hunt brings her business to Dickinson
'A mesmerizing performance': Andi Holt wins talent competition
40 causes to receive $25K to help complete projects
Michael Stevenson named Choral Director of the Year
Brock: Companies causing environmental risk should be booted from state
Other views: Theodore Roosevelt award to Stern is inspired
Omdahl: Homeland Committee tackles Christmas issue
Veeder: Winter blues washed away by spring melt
Baumgarten: A tale of two schools
Bernard "Ben" Kirschenheiter
Alletta (Buxbaum) Seibold
Bernard "Ben" Kirschenheiter
Dickinson native opens city’s first bagel bar
Johnson: Scholarship opportunities for students
Jackie Hope: Grand slam for poggers
Patrick Hope: When more than one gamer is in control
Johnson: What makes a good scholarship application?
Schnepf: March Madness and North Dakota? Against all odds, state has more teams in tournament than Indiana
Bison don't have much familiarity with Sooners
'I want to make some noise in the tournament,' Bison star says of Big Dance matchup with Sooners
Learning from a champion: 8-time NFR champ Joe Beaver teaches ropers in Bowman
UND makes first ever NCAA tourney appearance
Changing of the guard: As doctors at West River Health Services in Hettinger retire, 5 more physicians have moved into take their place
Mirror Lake offers recreational plenty of opportunities
Quilting headquarters: Though patterns are changing, friends reopen and rename Hettinger quilt shop
Business booming for Bowman Subway: One-of-a-kind look helps well-known sandwich franchise stand out in small town
Ready for another 67 years: Historic Bowman Theater updates building, projection equipment
June 11, 2013
Keeping up with the Oil Patch: Dickinson service companies increase wages
Everything costs more in the Oil Patch. In order to stay competitive, many service companies -- from stores to hotels -- have had to increase base wages to not only keep up with other companies, but to allow their employees to keep up with the increased cost of shelter and food in...
Energy / news
June 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
How much is a Dunn County sheriff worth? Commission seeks salary guidelines
MANNING -- With the deadline approaching to turn in applications for Dunn County's open sheriff position, the County Commission will check the law before determining what the salary for the position will be. Denise Giffin with Dunn County's Human Resource Department told the commission...
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
February 2, 2013
Wage claims filed against Dickinson company
Four employees who recently left their positions at a Dickinson safety company have filed wage grievances with the North Dakota Department of Labor. The wage claims were finalized with the DOL Friday. The parties at odds have the opportunity to work out a settlement before further...
February 2, 2013 - 12:00am
January 20, 2013
Oil Patch nursing homes struggling, closing
FARGO -- Nursing homes in western North Dakota are struggling to maintain staffing in the face of a bidding war for workers that is rippling from the booming Oil Patch. Two facilities -- one in Williston and another in Underwood -- are casualties of the high cost of labor and the...
news / oil
January 20, 2013 - 12:00am
November 25, 2012
Has the Bakken boom had a spillover effect throughout the state?
FARGO -- Employment in the heart of North Dakota's Oil Patch has soared by about 50 percent over the past three years. Workers have been streaming to the oil fields and associated job sites, lured by an average annual wage of $89,730, more than double the state average of $41,778. For...
Bakken / news / North Dakota / oil
November 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 19, 2012
Officials brainstorm solutions to stressed child care network
City, county and state officials, along with child care providers and other interested parties, met Wednesday in Dickinson at the Badlands Activities Center to brainstorm solutions to relieve the area's overstretched child care network. Suggestions include finding empty buildings...
news / oil
July 19, 2012 - 12:00am
March 9, 2012
Stark County mining, oil, gas wages steadily increasing
Stark County companies pay the big bucks for mining and oil and gas extraction. The county paid the highest wages in the third quarter of 2011, allowing employees to pocket more than $2,000 a week, according to a Job Service North Dakota report released Tuesday. "You guys are kind...
news / North Dakota / oil
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2009
Application for more officers gets the go-ahead
More law enforcement may be making its way to the area. The Stark County Sheriff's Department and Dickinson Police Department are applying for...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
Bus driver wages discussed
Bus driver wages, especially those that only transport students a few miles, was just one of the topics discussed during a Dickinson Public Schools Collaborative Bargaining Team meeting Wednesday at the Central Administration Offices. Team member Butch Hrouda said there has been...
March 18, 2009 - 11:12pm