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Trump pledges federal help for burned out Californians, but he again blames poor forest management for fires
'This would be a very good time to do a shutdown,' Trump says
Trump says he'll speak with CIA about Khashoggi killing
DeVos rewrites rules for handling sexual assault
North Dakota Space Grant holds annual Near-Space Balloon Competition
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Record Keepers celebrates 25 years
Businessman modeled his firm on Mayo Clinic, then gave $200 million for medical school
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
ND oil, gas industry breaks ‘virtually every record’ in latest report
Cobalt Rehabilitation Hospital prepares for opening in Fargo
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North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
What you might not know about the Christmas tree
Medical marijuana dispensaries selected for Grand Forks, Williston
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
Jazz Ensemble plans concert
Heart River Writer's Circle to welcome Bismarck poet
UND’s playoff hopes sink as Northern Arizona upsets Hawks 31-16
Stalock No. 1 for the Wild’s game No. 2
Wolves finally looking like the team they wanted to be
'We just believed': Dickinson State defense has best showing of the year in upset over No. 5 Northwestern
High school athlete of the week - Alexa Walby
Bursack: Don't let holidays make life changes more difficult
Fielding Questions: Palm problem diagnosed, best watermelon variety and more
Salonen: 40 Days for Life end brings stark conclusions
Growing Together: 13 tips for never killing another houseplant
Port: These are the changes lawmakers will have to make to comply with Measure 1
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
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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Dickinson Public Schools
November 8, 2018
'Never worth the risk' - National school-transport-related fatalities spike in November
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) reports 1,214 "school-transport-related" fatal crashes over the previous decade....
November 8, 2018 - 9:35am
October 16, 2018
School board approves motion to hire CMAR
During Monday's school board meeting, officials approved a motion to begin the hiring process for a construction manager at risk, or CMAR, which...
October 16, 2018 - 11:13am
Further discussion needed on construction manager
While the Dickinson School Board had originally planned on voting whether to hire a construction manager at risk (CMAR) on Tuesday, they decided...
October 16, 2018 - 11:07am
September 28, 2018
New superintendent at home in Dickinson
Shon Hocker, superintendent of Dickinson Public Schools, is no stranger to growing school districts. He comes from a smaller school district...
September 28, 2018 - 11:33pm
September 12, 2018
Missing data muddies property tax estimate
While property tax rates in the Dickinson Public School District are expected to increase, they will not be increasing as dramatically as some...
September 12, 2018 - 12:19pm
July 17, 2018
Looking to new year, school district continues to grow
The Dickinson Public School Board re-elected Brent Seaks as president of the Dickinson Public School Board among other orders of business at this month's meeting Monday, the first meeting for new superintendent Shon Hocker. "It's been a pleasure to have been here for a week; it's...
July 17, 2018 - 5:01pm
April 20, 2018
Shon Hocker accepts offer to be Dickinson superintendent
The Dickinson Public School District School Board unanimously moved to make an offer to Dr. Shon Hocker of Cowley, Wyo., to become Dickinson...
April 20, 2018 - 11:35pm
April 13, 2018
School board defends superintendent search process
The Dickinson Public School Board Thursday night determined the final two candidates for the position of superintendent for the Dickinson Public...
April 13, 2018 - 10:06pm
Superintendent finalists named
The Dickinson Public School Board has narrowed down its two final candidates for the position of superintendent of the district to two finalist candidates: Dr. Shon Hocker, currently superintendent in the Big Horn School District of Cowley, Wyoming and Matthew Cheeseman, who is superintendent...
April 13, 2018 - 12:17am
March 23, 2018
School resource officer connects with students
In the few years School Resource Officer Sgt. Brandon Stockie has been on the job, no student has brought a gun to school. Stockie has an office...
March 23, 2018 - 6:59pm
March 21, 2018
Land parcel cost-saving investment for district future
The Dickinson Public School District finalized the purchase of 114 acres of land on the western side of the city in January—land which could serve as a home for future elementary or high school facilities, according to Superintendent Doug Sullivan's State of the Schools speech...
March 21, 2018 - 9:07pm
March 20, 2018
State of schools showcases growing pains and accomplishment
Superintendent Doug Sullivan spoke of the challenges facing the Dickinson Public School District during his annual state of the schools address...
March 20, 2018 - 10:20pm
March 7, 2018
DHS expansion planning continues as workshop discusses options
The Dickinson Public School Board met for a noontime workshop on Wednesday where they discussed the design proposal for Dickinson High School, which faces capacity issues in the coming years. No motions were made during the workshop, but it was decided that the board would look into...
March 7, 2018 - 5:45pm
February 14, 2018
School board authorizes flex hiring to meet teacher shortage
The Dickinson Public School Board reached a consensus to allow Superintendent Doug Sullivan and his cabinet to exercise a degree of "flexibility" when it comes to filling the approximately 40 vacant positions in the school district. Sullivan broached the topic during his superintendent's...
February 14, 2018 - 8:34pm
February 13, 2018
School board selects new member
The Dickinson Public School Board selected a new member Monday evening, Feb. 12, filling the vacancy left by former president Sarah Ricks, at...
February 13, 2018 - 8:28pm