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The Dickinson Press won the "General Excellence" category for small daily newspapers division in this year's North Dakota Newspapers Association's Better Newspaper contest, as well as securing 16 wins in the news and reporting categories and 15 in the advertising categories.
I had to check to make sure I hadn't at last fallen into a coma when I read a story the other day reporting that North Korea apparently wants McDonalds to appear in the streets of their cities. Apparently they even want the Trump hotel brand to open up there as well.
A new colossus is being forged in Dickinson Middle School's art department, drawn up from a melting pot of high school and middle school talents, soon to stand as a beacon to the tempest-tossed and huddled masses as the Lady Liberty of Dickinson High School's upcoming Ellis Island simulation.
The Dickinson Public School Board met for a special session Monday, April 30, to approve an addition of more than $1 million additional dollars to the Berg Elementary renovation project. Board member Tanya Rude moved to approve a recommendation from the board's budget development committee to allocate an additional $1.2 million to Berg's current $3.5 million budget.
Gov. Doug Burgum came to Dickinson State University Monday morning to discuss several topics, most prominently being the challenges facing the proposed Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum project, which faces a legislative deadline to begin construction on a building before the year's end.
A brief meeting of the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Foundation board of trustees Friday saw discussion turn toward the matter of finances, with it being suggested that all current contracts be suspended while the project undergoes a period of scrutiny.
The sun sparkled in a cloudless sky above the Biesiot Activities Center, the laughter of children resounding off the bleachers and the goal posts as the young students of Lincoln Elementary ran laps for fun—and fundraising—on Thursday afternoon.
Dickinson State University's Department of Communications was recognized by the 2017 Collegiate Advertising Awards program as one of the top in the nation, specifically their monthly publication and a student brochure, which scored in the top five percent nationally.
DICKINSON, N.D.—U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said the National Parks Foundation committed to "ongoing" support for the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum at a recent hearing of the Senate Energy and National Resources committee. Hoeven said in a phone interview that Will Shafroth, president of the National Park Foundation, personally gave his support at the committee hearing.
The Dickinson Public School District School Board unanimously moved to make an offer to Dr. Shon Hocker of Cowley, Wyo., to become Dickinson Public Schools' next superintendent. He has accepted the offer pending finalization of the contract.