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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 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
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 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 25, 2018
Sales tax petition has 225 signatures
A petition for a new half-cent sales tax already has roughly 225 signatures after only 12 days. The revenue would go toward public safety, with 60 percent divided equally between the city's police and fire departments, and 40 percent going to the city's general fund. The petition...
April 25, 2018 - 9:46pm
April 10, 2018
New sales tax language finalized
Dickinson's Half Cent Sales Tax Committee finalized language Monday for an ordinance that would dedicate new sales tax revenue to the city's fire and police departments. With the language decided, the ordinance can be drafted and a petition circulated among the community for inclusion...
April 10, 2018 - 6:44pm
March 26, 2018
New public safety tax aims for fall vote
A new half-cent sales tax dedicated to public safety could be on the ballot this fall. If approved, the funds would go toward Dickinson's police and fire departments, Mayor Scott Decker explained. "We have ongoing staffing issues and we have equipment and training needs, and I thought...
March 26, 2018 - 5:04pm
March 10, 2018
Marketplace for Kids returns to Dickinson
The Marketplace for Kids will be returning to Dickinson Monday, bringing together bright young minds and local business leaders to share ideas...
March 10, 2018 - 8:58am
February 19, 2018
'Celebrate winter': One president spends President's Day out on the lake
A day off may seem like a good reason to stay home and out of the cold but that was not the case at Patterson Lake for some local fishermen and...
February 19, 2018 - 7:47pm
February 8, 2018
State of the City: Mayor highlights new projects, growing opioid concerns
"The state of our city in 2017 and going into 2018 is strong," Mayor Scott Decker began a State of the City event held Thursday, Feb. 8, at Dickinson...
February 8, 2018 - 7:44pm
February 4, 2018
City revising tree policy
New homes in Dickinson could be required to have one tree in the front yard and for corner lots two trees more along the adjacent street. Dickinson...
February 4, 2018 - 11:47am
January 1, 2018
Decker calls 2017 a success for city, sets sights on 2018
It was a year of successes and challenges in Dickinson. Mayor Scott Decker described 2017 as "a very productive year" for the city. Among the...
January 1, 2018 - 6:12pm
October 31, 2017
The price of prosperity: Dickinson makes its case to remain a Hub City
The oil boom that recently struck the Bakken provided a huge influx of money to North Dakota, but the cost of that success was absorbed by so-called...
October 31, 2017 - 8:05pm
October 5, 2017
Medora hosts ND Cares event for veterans
MEDORA —Dozens of people filled the Medora Community Center on Thursday for a day of learning about the wide array of issues facing veterans,...
October 5, 2017 - 11:33pm
August 16, 2017
DECKER: Dickinson Press Connects us as a community
Growing up on the outskirts of Dickinson, I developed a love for reading because it connected me to the whole world. Anything I could get my...
August 16, 2017 - 8:00am
June 21, 2017
Mayor favors increase in sales tax instead of property taxes
Dickinson Mayor Scott Decker’s one year anniversary approaches this week and he said the biggest surprise was how many meetings he attends....
June 21, 2017 - 6:39pm