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American Legion members, from left, Commander Marilyn Jacobs, Christine Chernick and Nancy Clark welcome veterans and their families to the potluck hog roast on Sept. 9
More than a hog roast: Legion hosts dinner for veterans, chance to meet commander
September 17, 2018 - 3:50pm
August 30, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence and Denise Rohan, the outgoing past national commander of the American Legion wave to the audience before he steps to the podium at The American Legion National Convention in Minneapolis on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018. Rohan is the first woman to lead the American Legion in 100 years. Today is the end of her term.  (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
Pence honors McCain in speech to American Legion convention in Minneapolis
August 30, 2018 - 7:02pm
Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen during an event recognizing members of Border Patrol and Immigration and Customs Enforcement, at the White House in Washington, Aug. 20, 2018. (Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Pence praises McCain's 'lifetime of service' to American Legion audience
August 30, 2018 - 1:58pm
July 25, 2018
Dickinson outfield Isaac Gjerde is greeted by first base/assistant coach Brady Dutchak after his walk-off single gave the Roughriders a 4-3 victory over Fargo Post 400 in the Class AA State Play-In on Wednesday, July 25 from the Dakota Community Bank & Trust Ballpark. (Patrick Bernadeau/The Dickinson Press)
Gjerde swings Dickinson into state: Roughriders score two in the seventh to steal victory over Fargo Post 400
July 25, 2018 - 11:39pm
July 6, 2018
Dickinson blood drive seeks to save lives
July 6, 2018 - 12:10pm
May 29, 2018
American Legion Matthew Brew Post 03 performed a rifle salute, firing three volleys, followed by Taps, to honor veterans in Dickinson and across the country Monday at a Memorial Day ceremony held at DSU. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
Memorial Day Ceremony held at DSU
May 29, 2018 - 10:26am
May 25, 2018
The dropbox is brightly colored with red, white and blue for easy locating. Tierny Hamlin / The Dickinson Press
Eagle Scout gives back
May 25, 2018 - 1:57pm
May 24, 2018
Alfred Steiger has a laugh when talking about his life as a young boy and his time in the military from the North Dakota Veterans Home in Lisbon. David Samson / Forum News Service
Making blooms 'for the veterans' sake': Lively 90-year-old has patience down pat in making American Legion’s poppies
May 24, 2018 - 8:38pm
September 9, 2016
Legion plans district meetings, public forum
September 9, 2016 - 7:25pm
June 28, 2016
Dickinson, Beach students attend Boys State
June 28, 2016 - 10:11pm
May 30, 2016
The Belfield American Legion Color Guard marches toward the Belfield Theatre for the town's Memorial Day Services on Monday, May 30, 2016. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Color Guards in southwest North Dakota consist of mostly retired veterans
May 30, 2016 - 11:04pm
May 28, 2016
From left to right, Peter Elzi, a principal of THK Associates in Aurora, Colo., and State Rep. Alan Fehr at the Wednesday meeting of the Patterson Lake Task Force. Elzi delivered an economic feasibility study of a proposed lakeside facility the task force hopes to build. (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
Report gives lakeside veterans’ center OK near Dickinson
May 28, 2016 - 11:32pm
February 4, 2016
Shown left to right, Scott Decker, City Commissioner and veteran, Jay Elkin, Stark County Commissioner, Pamela Bumgardner, Best Friends Mentoring Prohram development coordinator, and North Dakota State Rep. Alan Fehr. Each person is a member of the Patterson Lake Task Force which met Wednesday to discuss improvement plans for the lake.  (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
A place by the lake: Task force driven by veterans’ groups hopes to establish a new community space on Patterson Lake
February 4, 2016 - 7:44pm
December 29, 2015
Pedestrian hit by car in Williston remembered as popular bartender: Man who struck him charged with manslaughter
December 29, 2015 - 4:34pm
Dickinson Roughriders starter Brett Schweitzer pitches against Jamestown Post 14 during the first round of the North Dakota American Legion AA state baseball tournament on Tuesday at Southside Municipal Ballpark and Astoria Field. Jamestown defeated Dickinson 7-1. (Press Photo by Royal McGregor)
Jamestown defeats Dickinson during state tournament with late runs
July 29, 2015 - 12:50am