Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
A Las Vegas professor shot himself on his campus to protest Trump, police say
Facebook Marketplace robber is sentenced to more than 8 years in prison
UND sees enrollment drop of almost 4 percent
Former 'Sesame Street' writer says he thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple
Woman who accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault wants FBI to investigate before testifying
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
Coca-Cola is eyeing the cannabis market
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID hand-scanning technology
Commentary: We need to welcome farmers and ranchers here
place a business brief
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
'To everything there is a season,' First Congregational Church closing at New England
Reflections on the Great Plains: Dr. Tom Isern publishes 'Pacing Dakota'
Exploring the night skies: Dakota Nights Astronomy Festival held at Medora
My life in emojis
More than a hog roast: Legion hosts dinner for veterans, chance to meet commander
Heart River and Hettinger-Scranton push towards regional elite status
Midgets qualifying efforts come up short
Titans remain undefeated in Region 7 play
Midgets miss the mark: Patriots triumph over Midgets, remain undefeated in WDA
Minot State sweeps Dickinson State volleyball
Commentary: What if Democratic electioneering is hurting our ability to get better trade deals?
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
For letter, or worse
Submit a Political Letter
David J. Folske
Melvin and Myong Bullinger
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
August 27, 2018
'Do not disturb' the monk seals, warn Hawaiian signs. Alabama tourist learns they mean it.
Prominent warning signs litter the pristine white sand beaches of Kauai, Hawaii. "Do not disturb." "Please do not approach." The words are also...
August 27, 2018 - 9:29am
July 11, 2018
Lake Sakakawea begins to drop
RIVERDALE, N.D. – Extensive runoff from a combination of melting mountain snowpack and rainfall over the Missouri River drainage caused a rush of water to enter Lake Sakakawea the past several weeks. The surge pushed the level of Lake Sakakawea to less than a foot from spilling....
July 11, 2018 - 4:52pm
July 7, 2018
Bitten in the Badlands: A dog's brush with a rattler
MEDORA, N.D.—It was a gorgeous day for a hike in the Badlands. Not too hot, with some moody clouds that made the sky interesting and the...
July 7, 2018 - 8:19am
June 23, 2018
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
CHASE LAKE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, N.D.—Nearly 40,000 birds are nesting this year on a 14-acre island that formed over the past two decades...
June 23, 2018 - 6:05am
June 22, 2018
How prepared is the world for next epidemic? Tool shows most countries are not.
Public health officials and business leaders like Bill Gates have long warned that the world is not ready for the next pandemic. Now an initiative...
June 22, 2018 - 10:01am
June 21, 2018
Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
Koko, a beloved gorilla that learned to communicate with humans and then stole their hearts, has died. The Gorilla Foundation said the 46-year-old celebrity ape - a western lowland gorilla - died in her sleep this week at the organization's preserve in Northern California. The Gorilla...
June 21, 2018 - 12:43pm
June 6, 2018
River of lava destroys hundreds of homes in Hawaii, including one owned by mayor, officials say
The molten lava on the island of Hawaii has destroyed what officials said may be hundreds of homes, including a vacation home of the island's...
June 6, 2018 - 7:31am
June 4, 2018
Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing at least 25, injuring dozens more, officials say
A volcano erupted in Guatemala Sunday, June 3, spewing ash and sending streams of lava into rural areas, where at least 25 people were reportedly killed, according to the Associated Press and local officials.
June 4, 2018 - 7:23am
May 18, 2018
Commentary: The unexpected pleasures of running in the rain
I wasn't sure I wanted to go. A steady rain tapped on the porch roof. The temperature was 37 degrees on this early May morning. But I had told...
May 18, 2018 - 7:08am
April 30, 2018
A Yellowstone geyser has experienced unusual eruptions lately, and scientists can't explain why
The Steamboat Geyser at Yellowstone National Park can spout 300 feet of scalding water into the air, a feature of the world's tallest active...
April 30, 2018 - 11:14am
March 28, 2018
New peregrine in town in Grand Forks
There's a new female peregrine in town—possibly the second to show up at the UND water tower since Sunday—vying for the affections of Marv the male, but she's not Terminator, the matriarch of local peregrines since 2008 when nesting first was documented in Grand Forks....
March 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 16, 2018
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
ALONG THE RIVER - The Mississippi runs the spine of America, touching 10 states and draining waters from 21 more, a vast waterway with a rich...
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
February 4, 2018
Camping in below zero temps
FARGO — Ask most people when camping season is, and they'll probably tell you May through early October. But to a growing community, these...
February 4, 2018 - 11:42am
February 1, 2018
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech, according to researchers who got her to squeak out convincing versions...
February 1, 2018 - 11:21am
January 25, 2018
Scientists discover the oldest human fossils outside Africa
An ancient jawbone uncovered from a collapsed cave on the coast of Israel is at least 175,000 years old, and it belonged to a member of our own...
January 25, 2018 - 4:17pm