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Ex-husband arrested in disappearance of Dickinson-born missing retired Army captain
Dakota Access announces donations to North Dakota first responders, youth groups
Girl, 8, got on ‘tippy toes’ to peer over cruise ship railing, then fell to her death
Curlers upset with American Airlines after agent allegedly denies curling is a sport
US-backed force claims capture of Islamic State's de facto Syrian capital Raqqa
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T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Oil rises above $50 as supply glut shows signs of wearing down
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Place a Business Brief
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Camo for a cause: A benefit for veterans
Celebrating German culture; St. Joseph's to serve German dinner
Artist prepares for upcoming show
UCI to honor Martha Namyniuk
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UND athletic director Brian Faison to retire Dec. 31
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Midgets fall to Minot
Minot Our Redeemer’s sweeps Trinity
DHS swimming takes fourth at Jamestown
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Commentary: Obamacare was driving up premiums even before Trump’s decision to stop paying illegal insurance company subsidies
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
PORT: 'Completely perverse' wind energy subsidies aren't reducing emissions
Nancy Carol Kostelecky
Robert Dean Waldal
Warren A. Just
William F. Truchan
Donald & Angela
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
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Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
September 20, 2017
After the oil boom, how does North Dakota move on?
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Imagine your city's population growing from 1,744 resident to nearly 7,500 in one year. That was reality for Watford...
September 20, 2017 - 5:52pm
September 18, 2017
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — The North Dakota oil boom turned black gold into green for public and private interests over its high-flying run....
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
August 3, 2017
Charges against 79-year-old for threatening Lt. Gov. Sanford's family dropped
WATFORD CITY, N.D. ― A judge dismissed a terrorizing charge Thursday against a 79-year-old woman accused of threatening the family of Lt. Gov....
August 3, 2017 - 2:07pm
August 2, 2017
Contractor that damaged western ND pipeline is repeat offender
BISMARCK — The contractor that damaged a natural gas pipeline in western North Dakota last week has a history of striking pipelines, including hitting 20 utility lines last summer during a project in Iowa. Carstensen Contracting of Pipestone, Minn., was installing a water pipeline...
August 2, 2017 - 9:39pm
July 28, 2017
Natural gas liquids spill near Watford City after pipeline damaged by contractor
WATFORD CITY, N.D-- A natural gas mixture spilled about nine miles southeast of Watford city Thursday, July 27, after a contractor bored under a pipeline causing a leak. The North Dakota Department of Health said the pipeline was damaged when a contractor for McKenzie County Rural...
July 28, 2017 - 3:46pm
July 26, 2017
Site for gas plant expansion near Watford City approved
BISMARCK — North Dakota regulators approved a siting permit for the expansion of a natural gas plant near Watford City on Wednesday, July...
July 26, 2017 - 1:01pm
July 5, 2017
Northwest ND man faces attempted murder charges, accused of stabbing man while high on meth
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A Watford City man was arrested Sunday and accused of attempted murder after police say he stabbed a man repeatedly while...
July 5, 2017 - 5:47pm
June 6, 2017
No jail time for woman connected to Bakken murder-for-hire plot
BISMARCK — A woman who helped prosecutors send her ex-husband to prison for life for an oil boom murder-for-hire plot was given a lenient...
June 6, 2017 - 8:39am
May 22, 2017
Keane Group LLC purchases RockPile Energy Solutions for $284.5 million
HOUSTON—Keane Group Inc., a Houston-based fracking company, has announced a deal to purchase RockPile Energy Services LLC, a Denver based...
May 22, 2017 - 8:18pm
May 15, 2017
Family, friends mourn ND 18-year-old who drowned in family ranch stock pond
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Ben Johnston's smile, work ethic and love of life won him many friends as he grew up in Watford City, and on Monday,...
May 15, 2017 - 5:17pm
May 8, 2017
ND teen drowns in stock pond
WATFORD CITY, N.D.-- An 18-year-old Watford City teenager is believed to have drowned in the family’s stock pond. Ben Johnston had been submerged...
May 8, 2017 - 4:28pm
March 31, 2017
City, county, state officials praise new McKenzie County Law Enforcement Center
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — For the dozens of people gathered in a crowded hallway Friday, the new McKenzie County Law Enforcement Center isn't...
March 31, 2017 - 8:37pm
March 21, 2017
MISSING: Watford City woman reported missing, may have stopped in Dickinson
Autumn Rose Johnson, age 18, has been missing since March 9, 2017, according to the McKenzie County Sheriff's Office Facebook page. She was traveling from Watford City, N.D. to Bagley, Minn. and may have stopped in Dickinson to pick up a vehicle, according to the post. Her family...
March 21, 2017 - 12:03pm
March 12, 2017
Sweets for all: Bakken Sweet Treats appeals to all diets, palettes
Though Easter may be just a few weeks away, Bakken Sweet Treats will not be selling Easter baskets. Instead, the shop will roll out Easter trucks,...
March 12, 2017 - 6:30am
February 6, 2017
Watford City police chief resigns
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Watford City police chief Arthur Walgren has stepped down following an incident that resulted in his suspension last month. Walgren submitted his resignation on Sunday, Watford City auditor Peni Peterson said on Monday. The letter was officially accepted...
February 6, 2017 - 7:27pm