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Baby was abandoned in a phone booth 64 years ago, uses DNA test to find mother
SD ranks first, Minnesota second for community colleges, study says
First lady Melania Trump warns of 'destructive and harmful' side of social media
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
Were Colorado girls strangled? Father's lawyers requested DNA swabs from children's necks.
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Minnesota ranch looks to regenerate land rather than sustain it
'Simplicity is king': Stone Mill, partners ride wave of demand for clean, raw grains
Red Trail president speaks up for ethanol production
Pipeline company promotes landfarming to clean up ND oil spills
'Family heartbreak': 122-year-old farmhouse must make way for Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project
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After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
By bashing Canada, Saudi Prince is weaponizing his oil wealth
Old lignite pioneer in North Dakota Coal Country being torn down
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Read the pope's letter to the faithful on abuse in the Catholic Church
'It's my family'; Baranko takes the lead at Evergreen
4-H youth win awards at Sate Fair
A rare genetic aversion to sweets could be key to fighting obesity
Public canneries help food lovers save the season. So why are they disappearing?
Eagles QB Wentz out Thursday, aiming for Sept. 6 opener
Rookie kicker Carlson beats out Forbath for Vikings' job
Whalen rallies Lynx to win in her final regular-season game
Vikings RB Murray vows to 'be better' after fumbling twice vs. Jaguars
Snedeker holds on for second Wyndham title
Zaleski: Do 'welfare queens' wear seed caps?
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Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Cramers Record on Healthcare is good for North Dakota
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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August 13, 2018
New sales tax approved for November ballot
A new half-cent sales tax dedicated to public safety will appear on the November ballot. The sales tax would supplant, not supplement, money being drawn from Dickinson's general fund, Haylee Cripe, sales tax committee member, explained at the Aug. 7 meeting of the city commissioners....
August 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 9, 2018
Dickinson Hills developer wants $1.9M for project
Negotiations between the city and a private developer for a new shopping center continue. Five Diamonds Development of Draper, Utah, wants to build a shopping center on the Interstate-94 business loop and bring in four major national retailers: TJ Maxx, Hobby Lobby, Shoe Dept. and...
August 9, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 20, 2018
DSU could become a polytechnic campus
Dickinson State University could become a polytechnic campus, Tom Mitzel, DSU president, told city commissioners Tuesday. To better meet regional...
June 20, 2018 - 11:35am
May 16, 2018
Commissioners approve $16K contract overage
Dickinson city commissioners Tuesday approved a $16,000 overage on a $100,000 contract with Fargo-based Wenck Engineering. Wenck went over budget on a contract for a suitability investigation into a property north of the city landfill for a possible expansion, Gary Zuroff, public...
May 16, 2018 - 12:05am
May 14, 2018
Why are you running for office?
Why are you running for office? The question was asked Monday at a public forum for four candidates seeking two seats on the Dickinson City...
May 14, 2018 - 10:53pm
May 2, 2018
City tackling capital improvement projects
Dickinson begins work on many of its capital improvement projects this week. City Engineer Craig Kubas reported to City Commissioners Tuesday...
May 2, 2018 - 10:59am
April 17, 2018
Odyssey Theatres land purchase approved
City Commissioners Tuesday approved a land purchase agreement with Odyssey Theatres. Odyssey, which owns the three-screen theater in Prairie...
April 17, 2018 - 8:50pm
April 3, 2018
Odyssey Theatres agreement tackled
City commissioners on Tuesday tackled a potential land purchase agreement with Odyssey Theatres. Odyssey, which owns the three-screen theater in Prairie Hills Mall, hopes to build an eight-screen theater in downtown Dickinson on East First Street across from City Hall. The agreement...
April 3, 2018 - 9:47pm
March 23, 2018
City approves new water reclamation bypass
Dickinson City Commissioners Tuesday approved a $219,600 low bid from BEK Consulting for a new water reclamation bypass. Only two bids were received. The new bypass will allow the city to better collect water to be sold for re-use. "We're using the lagoon cell no. 4 as storage for...
March 23, 2018 - 6:50pm
March 20, 2018
City hears state medical marijuana policies
Medical marijuana is coming to North Dakota. Dickinson has been named one of eight 50-mile dispensary regions in North Dakota, and the policies...
March 20, 2018 - 10:25pm
March 7, 2018
City commits to Roosevelt Library project, but only in Dickinson
The campaign to bring the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum to Dickinson continues. City Commissioners Wednesday, March 7, approved a resolution committing hospitality tax and sales tax dollars to the proposed presidential library project. A letter of support, though,...
March 7, 2018 - 6:55pm
February 21, 2018
City tackles west side traffic study
A west side Dickinson traffic study conducted by KLJ Engineering was brought before City Commissioners Tuesday, Feb. 20. Among its recommendations,...
February 21, 2018 - 1:03am
February 6, 2018
SW Tactical, CID report 2017 successes to city
The Dickinson Criminal Investigation Division and Southwest Tactical Team both reported their 2017 successes to Dickinson city commissioners...
February 6, 2018 - 9:30pm
January 22, 2018
Drugs task force reports on 2017 seizures
The Southwest Narcotics Task Force had a busy 2017. The agency seized 21,000 grams of marijuana and 123 grams of heroin, among other efforts...
January 22, 2018 - 9:17pm
January 10, 2018
Airport receives city, county grants for 2018 projects
Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport has received a $250,000 grant from the City of Dickinson and a $140,000 grant from Stark Development Corporation...
January 10, 2018 - 9:03pm