Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Quake brings down buildings in central Italy, at least six believed killed
Family grieves death of motorcyclist who was missing for 2 months
Gubernatorial candidates face off in first debate Thursday night
Corps commander visits F-M diversion project
More than 200 students enrolled in unmanned aircraft program at UND, and Kennedy wants bigger footprint
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
MBI raises $34,000 for Make-A-Wish
Dickinson State women’s golf picked 5th in NSAA, men tabbed 6th
Midgets volleyball back with experienced group
Missouri Valley Conference official mum on possible UND membership
New $7.2M Fargodome video boards debut at Bison football opener
Arizona State hockey officially applies to NCHC
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
Omdahl: Cigarette tax initiated to bypass Legislature
good bad and ugly
Terry "Dick" Bullinger
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
Victim, suspects named in Bowman motel homicide
June 29, 2016
Northern Black Hills fire only 5 percent contained
SPEARFISH, S.D.—About 470 firefighters from Alaska to Michigan are fighting a pesky fire in the northwestern Black Hills near Spearfish...
News/Nation and World
June 29, 2016 - 6:01pm
May 13, 2016
Canada's Trudeau tours Alberta oil town ravaged by wildfire
LAC LA BICHE, Alberta - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday saw the devastation caused by a wildfire that tore through the Alberta...
News/Nation and World
May 13, 2016 - 12:49pm
August 21, 2015
Haze from wildfires not threatening air quality
FARGO — State environmental officials say there's no reason to be alarmed yet about smoke blowing in from large wildfires in California and Washington. Whether the thin layer of white haze blanketing North Dakota and the Fargo-Moorhead area gets worse depends on weather conditions,...
August 21, 2015 - 6:56pm
July 14, 2015
Haze from Canada wildfire smoke shouldn't cause significant crop damage
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Growing crops need sunlight and heat -- and smoke from Canadian wildfires meant less of both for Upper Midwest fields in late June and early July. Though the persistent haze and overcast skies aren't expected to do significant damage to crops, some, particularly...
July 14, 2015 - 6:00am
July 4, 2015
Fires, high pressure puts region in a haze
GRAND FORKS — If it seemed like eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota was smokier than normal as the holiday weekend started, you would be right. Smoke from fires in northwestern Canada continues to find its way into the Midwest, particularly in this region. The fires began...
July 4, 2015 - 10:52pm
January 22, 2015
Lessons learned: Oil spill effects on Yellowstone River’s fish, wildlife still uncertain
GLENDIVE, Mont. — Guided by lessons learned during the response to the 2011 oil spill in the Yellowstone River, Montana Fish, Wildlife and...
January 22, 2015 - 12:42am
July 7, 2013
Smokejumpers say nothing beats rush of one of the toughest jobs
JAMESTOWN -- Being a smokejumper is one of the toughest jobs. There may be only one job that's tougher -- being a smokejumper's mother. "I...
July 7, 2013 - 12:00am
May 16, 2013
Calm winds helping Minnesota fire fight
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- Calm winds were allowing 40-some fire departments to get control of a wildfire that has scorched more than 7,100 acres in three counties "We'll make a lot progress today," said incident commander Mike Aultman of the Green Valley Fire that has burned 12 homes...
May 16, 2013 - 12:04pm
April 9, 2013
ND senators call on Forest Service to expedite Pautre Fire claims
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's director of the Forest Service has agreed to expedite the process for claims for landowners who incurred losses in last week's Pautre Fire in South Dakota and North Dakota, according to a release by the office of Sen.
April 9, 2013 - 6:25pm
April 6, 2013
Crews continuing work Saturday to contain grassland fire
The Pautre Fire that has been burning since Wednesday in the Grand River National Grasslands and private lands surrounding it south of Hettinger and Lemmon, S.D., is slowly becoming contained officials said in a Saturday morning release. A smaller fire organization is now tackling...
April 6, 2013 - 11:13am
October 20, 2012
Bucyrus cleanup continues in wake of fire
A devastating fire may have destroyed much of Bucyrus this week, but the blaze should not affect its standing as a North Dakota city. "I think...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Relief fund set up for Bucyrus
BUCYRUS -- A credit union has established a relief fund for residents of Bucyrus after a wildfire all but destroyed the small southwestern North Dakota community and left residents wondering how the town will recover. Dakota Plains Federal Credit Union, based in Lemmon, S.D., has...
October 19, 2012 - 9:44am
Assessing Bucyrus: Residents return
BUCYRUS -- Nothing could prepare Christina Wiskus for what she saw Thursday morning in the aftermath of a wildfire that devastated this small...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 18, 2012
Bucyrus update 2: Residents search through the rubble; man's best friend found
BUCYRUS -- A resident who did not lose their house in a devastating fire within the last 24 hours came back this morning in hopes of finding...
October 18, 2012 - 11:58am
Bucyrus update: Elevator saved, 4 homes destroyed in fire
AP - The chairman of the Adams County Commission said the fire razed four homes in Bucyrus, the town about 60 miles south of Dickinson. "A lifetime of memories (is) gone for at least four families," Chuck Christman said early Thursday. Firefighters stopped the blaze before it...
October 18, 2012 - 10:29am