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March 13, 2018
DVRCC completing new shelter for victims
Dickinson's Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center is nearing completion on a new shelter for its clients, and Rhonda Dukart, DVRCC board president, expects the nonprofit to take possession of the house in August. "We started three years ago working on getting a new shelter built...
March 13, 2018 - 12:37pm
December 27, 2013
Williston moves to help homeless, but shelter still weeks away
WILLISTON — City commissioners here took the first step this week to allow churches to serve as emergency homeless shelters. Temperatures will be diving below zero next week, but it will be at least another month before shelter is available for people who arrive in the boomtown...
December 27, 2013 - 8:52pm
January 26, 2013
Cold creates long week for homeless shelters
January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Dickinson's churches-operated shelter a test run
With the issuance of a temporary use permit from the Dickinson City Commission on Tuesday, a group of seven Dickinson churches hope to study and understand Dickinson's homelessness problem as they provide a warm place for displaced individuals to sleep. The Dickinson Churches United...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
Dickinson churches band together to help the homeless
Churches in Dickinson are banding together to practice what they preach with a plan to provide temporary shelter at night for up to 15 males during the winter. People from Dickinson's faith community and other interested parties gathered Thursday at Saviour's Lutheran Church to hash...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
January 13, 2012
Short on short-term housing in western ND
With more people coming to western North Dakota, officials are looking into alternatives for housing individuals with no place to call home. "We need some place to make a short-term transition, but it's a matter of if we own it or if we find other ways of doing it," said Joe Wanner,...
January 13, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Exiled in ND: Aspen, Colo., homeless shelter gives man one-way ticket to Williston
GRAND FORKS -- To the throngs of out-of-state job seekers arriving in North Dakota, add the name of Jimmy Baldwin, originally from California and more recently a homeless resident of Aspen, Colo. He's coming by bus, supposedly, and with a lot of baggage. Baldwin has had several...
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
November 20, 2011
Press Page A6 feels pretty good (compared to the alternatives)
For many of you, it was tough opening your door to grab this paper in single-degree temperatures this morning. Did you put on your slippers and step outside or stretch as far as you possibly could without leaving the comfort of your entryway to grab it? Either way, you snuck into...
November 20, 2011 - 12:00am
June 25, 2011
Shelters little-used as friends, family and strangers take in evacuees
MINOT -- Although temporary shelters were opened this week at the Minot Auditorium and Minot State University, many residents had already opened...
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am
Minot pets homesick as owners kennel animals to deal with evacuations
MINOT -- Mimi hasn't eaten for days. Like thousands of other flood evacuees here, the 11-year-old Doberman pincher-Manchester terrier mix is...
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am
June 23, 2011
Souris River leaves many homeless
MINOT -- Michael Robinson moved to Minot this past fall to reap the benefits of the oil boom. Now, he's homeless. Robinson was among the more...
June 23, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2010
Helping the homeless
Several months after Dickinson's only homeless shelter ceased operations, a solution still hasn't been found and the city has no long-term plan...
October 9, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Pipeline project nears homestretch
BOWMAN -- About 1.3 million feet of the Bison Pipeline right of way road has been cleared to date. The total length of the project is about...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
July 23, 2010
He came to Dickinson to help, now he needs help
"I'm not just trying to get a buck or trying to get the next dollar for the next beer," Mike Livengood said while sitting at a busy corner on...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2009
Letter: Don't wait until 2010 to build animal shelter
In reference to the article in The Press on Oct. 17: For quite some time now, pets have been rescued from the Dickinson pound or returned to their owners, only to find that they immediately get sick, die, or had to be euthanized. These exposed and infected impounded pets are exposing...
October 27, 2009 - 12:00am