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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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
June 14, 2013
Firing on all cylinders: McChesney rips a 3-run home run to lead Dickinson to a split
Dickinson's Mike McChesney saved his biggest hit for last. He ripped his first home run of the season for the soon-to-be sophomore. After West...
June 14, 2013 - 1:02am
May 3, 2013
North Dakota economy: Not just oil
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota took the top ranking in a recently released study of economic performance, showing strength in technology fields in the east as well as energy jobs in the west. The Enterprising States report, prepared yearly since 2010 by North Dakota-based Praxis Strategy...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Dickinson lawmaker has 'big and bold' proposal for west: Oil-producing counties make case for more funding
MINOT -- The state's oil-producing counties are building a united front to change how oil tax revenue is distributed so they can better keep up with rapid growth. Members of the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties discussed new ways of allocating that money...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2011
ND reports first case of West Nile virus in 2011
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota Department of Health says the state has identified its first case of West Nile virus for the year. The patient, who was not hospitalized, is a male between the ages of 10 and 19. He lives in Towner County. The infection is spread through...
July 27, 2011 - 12:52pm
September 3, 2010
Fighting for a win
Dickinson High volleyball coach Jay Schobinger was getting a little nervous during Game 4 of his team's match against Bismarck Century. Instead...
September 3, 2010 - 12:35am
September 2, 2010
County sells 80 acres, Roers breaks ground
Some of Dickinson's housing crunch may be alleviated by March, since Roers Company broke ground on West View Apartments Wednesday. Stark County...
September 2, 2010 - 12:00am
December 29, 2009
Local appears on the cover of 'Time'
An area native, now a cadet at the United States Military Academy at West Point, was among thousands of students listening to President Barack Obama speak at the school and the cadet's presence landed him on the Dec. 14 cover of Time magazine. "I'm like 4 millimeters high ... It's...
December 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2009
Local teen a nominee for West Point
A local high school student may be on his way to attending the prestigious U.S. Military Academy at West Point in New York. Among six North Dakota students chosen, Kohl Koppinger of Dickinson, a student at Trinity High School, was awarded a principle nomination by Sen. Kent Conrad,...
December 19, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2009
What if we fought Nazis like we're fighting the Taliban?
Barack Obama is sending 30,000 additional troops to Afghanistan, to come home again starting in 2011. Madness. Worse is the conservative reaction. The futility of "nation-building" in the Islamic world lost on the poor infidels, they deem the president's plan correct even if undermined...
December 8, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2009
McDonnell's woes another win for Sharia
You might have missed it, but for much of this past week, the Islamic apology-police were on the case of the Republican governor-elect of Virginia, Robert F. McDonnell. It seems that following the jihadist attack on Fort Hood, Pat Robertson, a longtime ally of McDonnell's, criticized...
November 24, 2009 - 12:00am
October 21, 2009
Woman in torture case now says she lied
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- A black woman whose racially charged allegations of horrific abuse helped put several people in prison now says she lied when she alleged she was kidnapped, sexually assaulted and tortured in a ramshackle West Virginia trailer. West Virginia authorities...
October 21, 2009 - 1:33pm
September 22, 2009
Since when is opposition 'racism'?
South Carolina Republican Rep.
September 22, 2009 - 12:00am
September 15, 2009
President's opinion of Kanye West sparks debate
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Barack Obama's candid thoughts about rapper Kanye West are provoking a debate over standards of journalism in the Twitter age. ABC News says it was wrong for its employees to tweet that Obama had called West a "jackass" for his treatment of country singer...
September 15, 2009 - 3:32pm
West calls Taylor Swift after 'View' appearance
NEW YORK (AP) -- It looks like Kanye West has finally given a personal apology to Taylor Swift. Representatives from "The View" say West called the country sensation after her appearance on Tuesday's show.
September 15, 2009 - 12:36pm
Strategy: Protect all but American
Well, it happened. Or, rather it happened and was reported, which is something else again. I will wager it has already happened, unnoticed, unrecorded, totally ignored. But on this occasion, there was someone to witness it, write it down and publish it. I refer to death by rules...
September 15, 2009 - 12:00am