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The Dakota Breeze Band is making a return performance at the Phil Patterson Memorial Bandshell on Tuesday, Aug.1. In fact, the band has performed at the bandshell every summer since organizing 12 years ago. The show starts at 7 p.m. Bring a lawnchair or blanket for an evening outdoors. The band has developed a following of fans over the years -- fans who enjoy their style of classic country and Top 40 country, along with the old-time polkas and waltzes.
Sixty-four students from the DFy Studio came home with awards and new experiences when they competed at the 2017 Starpower Las Vegas National Championships, July 6-10.
Everyone to join Crystal Jahner for a walk or run on the Crooked Crane Trail just west of Dickinson. The course can be challenging, but more than that, it’s a fundraiser for a project near and dear to her heart. Crystal is helping to organize the third annual Dale F. Kilwein Memorial Run on Sunday, Aug. 27. Proceeds will be for the construction of a facility for hunter safety program.
BOWMAN, N.D.—Step into the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum for a lesson in history. You'll learn when the dinosaurs dominated North Dakota's prehistoric past, when the Native Americans hunted buffalo on the prairie, and when immigrants established homesteads and towns. The museum, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in June, is a point of pride for the people of Bowman "We did a party and open house," museum administrator Jean Nudell said. "We served pie and played games. We had a really great turnout."
Tigirlily -- Kendra and Krista Slaubaugh -- served dinner at Angel 37 Kitchen on Tuesday as part of their belief in community service. They were joined by their parents, Brenda and and Kendall Slaubaugh, who live in Hazen. Angel 37 is a “community kitchen” with everyone invited for dinner from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Queen of Peace community center.
Three graduating seniors from Dickinson High School returned home with national awards when they participated in the National Technology Student Association conference held June 21-25 at Orlando, Fla. Elizabeth Yoder placed third in the nation with a prepared presentation.Teammates Kara Hibl and Christopher Dean placed eighth in structural design and engineering (building a bridge).
“This is my song, my Dickinson song. This is my song, my Dickinson song...” And so Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez strums his guitar and starts singing the lyrics to “My Dickinson Song” that he recently wrote to bring attention to the city that he has adopted.
Longtime Dickinson residents Albert and Ann Sevela know the reason why their marriage has endured for 70 years. “He takes care of me and I take care of him,” Ann said while talking about their marriage. The couple moved into St. Benedict’s Health Center in early April after having lived in east Dickinson.
Guests are served tea or lemonade under the shade of a cottonwood tree when Edith Roosevelt -- wife of President Theodore Roosevelt -- steps forward to greet everyone. Living history reenactor Julia Marple talks about the life of Edith Roosevelt when her husband ranched in the Badlands, led the Rough Riders volunteer cavalry in Cuba, served as governor of New York, and lived in the White House from 1901-09.
Luminaries will light the way around the Dickinson High School practice field when the Stark County Relay for Life gets underway on Friday, July 14. Each luminary (a candle in a paper bag) celebrates the life of a cancer survivor or is in memory of a loved one who has died from cancer. It's also a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society "It's to give light and hope for the families," said committee member Ninetta Wandler, who is a cancer survivor. "You're almost shocked and in awe of all the people who have had cancer, whether they have survived or passed on."