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Rules of the rail: Federal government seeks tougher oil-train regulations
FOTB: The ‘wanderer:' Adventure, solitude rewarding for Anderson
The Bakken brand: Oil Patch-named products taking off
More men in Bakken: State’s influx of males smaller than other booms
Deal would allow some BNSF trains one-person crew: Tentative agreement goes against possible federal regulations
Holten: Color is the key
Letter: Thanks for the memories
Thank you to OSHA, Brooks for Bakken safety blitz
Letter: ‘Locals’ or not, there are many honest, hard-working people here
Other Views: Oil boom sex trafficking an epidemic
2014 Salute to Seniors
Outdoor movie night at BAC canceled
‘Heavenly Babies’ program helps families grieve, remember
Fulfilling a North Dakota dream: Longtime Texas history teacher moves ‘home’ to Dickinson
Downtown Dickinson art classes aimed at adults
Rose Marie Roberts
Viola Emelia Lundberg
Ryan Charles Pavlish
Mary Ann Goblirsch
Scull Construction helping grow Dickinson while staying involved
Patrick Hope: Clone Wars -- The Annelid Annihilator
Jackie Hope: The long and winding road ... to Fargo
Hull: What makes a community?
Rhoades: Small town style
UND’s Alerus Center gets HD video boards
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing
Vikings ready to experience Zimmer’s “Hard Knocks” themselves
UND women’s basketball to face tough opponents
Broncos Bowlen resigns control of team
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