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8 little known facts about former U.S. president's that might leave you scratching your head
UK defends Trump state visit offer despite protest
Trump names general as new national security adviser
5 questions for ... Rachel Gray, 4th generation family farmer and rancher, Blackduck, Minn.
'La La Land' has Hollywood singing a different tune on musicals
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
With Summit League transfer and budget cuts, UND could face stiff financial penalties
Wild recall F Graovac
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
September 30, 2016
Old Strom Center becomes preschool, day care
When one door closes, another opens. When the Strom Center closed its doors in April, Alyssa Kuntz saw an opportunity to re-open the doors as...
September 30, 2016 - 9:38pm
August 5, 2016
DSU leases Strom Center to local pre-school
Dickinson State University’s Strom Center will soon have students there -- just not college students. DSU has leased the building to Learning...
August 5, 2016 - 3:50pm
April 30, 2016
Our View: DSU made tough but smart decision to close Strom Center
Two significant decisions made recently by Dickinson State University and the new Dickinson State University Heritage Foundation sent a strong message that the College on the Hill is finally taking a student-centered approach to how it conducts business. Like most, we believe closing...
April 30, 2016 - 12:00am
April 27, 2016
Strom Center employees await findings of personnel hearing
A former Strom Center employee said the “deck pretty much stacked against” he and others who filed an appeal of their terminations shortly after they were informed of the center’s impending closure on March 28. Darrell Neubert said Wednesday that he didn’t believe an appeals...
April 27, 2016 - 9:23pm
April 25, 2016
Letter: Strom Center closing points to DSU’s financial management problems
The closing of the Strom Center is a blow to small business in southwestern North Dakota. I question the wisdom of closing a vital resource to our community at a time when the university should be stepping up its efforts to promote the growth of small business. Evidently, communication...
April 25, 2016 - 6:21pm
April 19, 2016
Letter: Public needs to know more about DSU closing Strom Center
Recently a “sound business” decision has been made by the administration at Dickinson State University to close the Strom Center. Dickinson State University’s main priority should not be to profit as a “business.” Dickinson State University’s main priority should be to...
April 19, 2016 - 4:27pm
April 15, 2016
Development leaders discuss road to ‘one-stop shop’ for business services
The landscape of southwest North Dakota’s economic development service is shifting. Following the closure of Dickinson State University’s entrepreneurship and small business-oriented Strom Center, stakeholders are beginning to move toward a long-term, unified approach to providing...
April 15, 2016 - 9:37pm
April 14, 2016
DSU cancels purchase agreement for former foundation home
The home and grounds of the former Dickinson State University Foundation could soon be sold to a party unrelated to the university. DSU President Tom Mitzel moved to cancel a purchase agreement on Wednesday that would have granted the university first consideration to acquire the...
April 14, 2016 - 6:35pm
April 11, 2016
Strom closure not over yet
Employees of Dickinson State University’s shuttered Strom Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation appealed their terminations before closing...
April 11, 2016 - 11:09pm
March 28, 2016
Grant funding struggles, foundation dissolution led to entrepreneurship center’s closure
Ray Ann Kilen said she cried as Dickinson State University President Tom Mitzel told her the university would be closing the school’s Strom...
March 28, 2016 - 8:55pm
September 19, 2015
Baker Boy President Moos reports on international baking conference
Guy Moos, president of Dickinson baked goods company Baker Boy, spent much of last week in the German city of Munich, where he attended the International Bakery Exhibition. Moos said he has paid a visit to the the conference, which is held every three years, for the past 12 years...
September 19, 2015 - 11:16pm
August 29, 2015
Business Notebook: Hanstad returns home for position with area bank
One of the most recognizable area athletes from recent years has returned to Dickinson to start his post-athletic career. Joe Hanstad, a...
August 29, 2015 - 10:48pm
August 9, 2015
Continental Mart offers mix of foods, clothes, financial services
From goat meat and chicken feet to whole red snapper and tilapia, the newly-opened Continental Mart on West Villard Street has a diverse assortment...
August 9, 2015 - 12:48am
May 18, 2015
Academic gathering highlights Bakken region's social and economic trends
Subjects such as resident attitudes toward hydraulic fracking and the labor market impacts of energy boom-and-bust cycles were the focus of Dickinson State University's Bakken Researchers Convening, which began Monday at the Strom Center. Rob Grunewald, an economist for the Federal...
May 18, 2015 - 10:13pm
March 4, 2015
Public invited to USDA Rural Development meeting
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development staff is hosting an overview of its federal programs on from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, March 17 at the Strom Center in Dickinson. Areas to be covered include: housing, rural business development, value-added producer grants,...
March 4, 2015 - 6:20pm