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Press Pass; Dickinson’s Wallace family has dedicated themselves to helping others, Fluffy Fields Vineyard and Winery open for business outside of Dickinson, Fracking jobs show signs of life in Bakken

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Dickinson’s Wallace family has dedicated themselves to helping others

The safest home in Dickinson may be the Wallace family' s during their scheduled holidays and get-togethers.

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That's because everyone in the family of five works in either law enforcement or emergency services, with three spending time on both sides of the industry.

Fluffy Fields Vineyard and Winery open for business outside of Dickinson

Tessa Sian examined bunches of tiny green grapes no bigger than pearls before snipping them away and dropping them to the ground.

She'd been pruning the vines at Fluffy Fields Vineyard and Winery, which opened to visitors on June 1 on the northwest edge of Dickinson and will likely begin its in-house winemaking in the next few days. For more than three hours, Sian had moved slowly down the rows of the leafy vineyard. Trimming grapevines is slow work-even after the time she'd put in, Sian still had a couple more rows to get through.


Fracking jobs show signs of life in Bakken

Some oilfield companies that laid off workers in the Bakken are now hiring again, particularly for jobs related to hydraulic fracturing.

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The Williston office of Job Service North Dakota is seeing job orders for fracking crews and other openings related to well completion, such as workover rigs and trucking, said manager Cindy Sanford.

Shuttling inmates readjusts jail priorities

After a busy weekend of DUIs, simple assaults and drug arrests, Capt. Lisa Wicks comes into work on Tuesday with a big task: Where is she going to put all the inmates who couldn’t post bail?

The Burleigh County Detention Center only holds 138 inmates, yet the jail was responsible for 170 people on an average day in May.

Roughriders win battle of emotions, top Miles City

Sometimes the best revenge is making the play of the game.

Eli Jung was called out on a third strike on a pitch at his shoulders in the bottom of the second Saturday evening against Miles City (Mont.). In the bottom of the fourth, he grounded into an inning-ending double play to the Outlaws’ second baseman.

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