Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Airport receives county funds following dispute
Ryan pleads guilty to gross sexual imposition
Burgum requests presidential disaster declaration for flooding
USDA to shift some inspector tasks to pork plant workers - in everything but name
Toss your cap, it's graduation day! 5 things to remember after high school graduation
crime and courts
nation and world
Conservationists: ND officials not doing enough to protect Little Missouri River from oil development
The Sorting Pen: Be thankful for the earlier generations on your farm
Proposed Burleigh-Emmons Wind Farm to move
Pig-killing virus now 'endemic' in two regions of China, U.N. says
Trump Administration to unveil new $16 billion aid package for American farmers hit in trade war
place a business brief
The U.S. becomes top oil producer globally -- The economic and educational cost of oil in the Bakken
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness sees what others avoid
'Put down that gun and pick up the phone': Group walking across North Dakota to raise awareness of PTSD and honor fallen veteran
'The Scoop': What parents and students need to know before going on a college tour
States and cities sue over health care rule
Lost Italian: Add festive flair to Memorial Day weekend with Old Glory M&M Cookie Bars
Bulldogs, Southwest teams primed for strong state performances
Dickinson tennis earns spot at state
Midgets take advantage of Blue Jays' mistakes, advance to WDA semifinal
Wisher, Wrzesinski lead Blue Hawks at NAIA national meet
Wardner wows as Dickinson defeats Minot in WDA quarterfinal
Column: Soldier describes close calls with death in the trenches of WWI
McFeely: Game and Fish director says lowering Devils Lake shouldn't affect fishing
Bender: Governing America's genitalia
Port: Loophole in Measure 1 will let lobbyists serve on the ethics commission, and five have applied so far
Port: Xcel’s coal-free plan is politics not reality
Submit a Political Letter
Spencer Dee Slocomb
Sherry Mae "Cheryl" Schmeling
Audrey M. Donegan
Dickinson offers parks, lakes, even a dike, for summer fun
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
May 18, 2019
Bursack: Caregiver isn't sure how much sibling help she really wants
Dear Carol: My parents are nearly 90. I have three sisters who are scattered around the country and I'm much younger than they are so we aren't...
May 18, 2019 - 10:00am
May 11, 2019
Bursack: How can I mark Mom's Mother's Day when Mom can't understand or remember?
Dear Carol: My mom is just 62 but she began showing symptoms of Alzheimer’s four years ago. She lives in a good nursing home and I visit nearly...
May 11, 2019 - 10:00am
May 4, 2019
Bursack: On-site professionals can be a great help with long-distance care of parents
Dear Carol: My parents are in their 80s and beginning to have occasional problems with managing their medical appointments and medications. Since...
May 4, 2019 - 9:00am
April 27, 2019
Bursack: Childhood abuse can alter adult's ability to care for parents
Dear Carol: My mom abused me during my childhood and I left home right after high school. I'm now nearly 40 and Mom, who is in her 60s, has developed...
April 27, 2019 - 10:00am
April 13, 2019
Bursack: We can support our grieving parent, but we can't erase their pain
Dear Carol: My dad, who had been Mom’s caregiver for years, died suddenly from a stroke. I can’t say that I’m surprised because he was...
April 13, 2019 - 10:00am
March 18, 2019
Bursack: Dad's verbal abuse stemming from dementia needs to be managed with determination, patience
Dear Carol: My dad’s in the middle to late stages of Alzheimer’s disease. It’s been rough on both my mom and me in many ways, but right...
March 18, 2019 - 1:47pm
March 11, 2019
Bursack: Thanks to the pharmacist who warned us in time about potential problem with Dad's new medication
Dear Carol: I recently had an experience that I'd like to share with your readers. My dad has several serious physical and mental conditions...
March 11, 2019 - 3:27pm
March 8, 2019
Bursack: Joint power of attorney complicated this couple's wishes
Dear Carol: Six months ago, my husband, 83, broke his hip and was admitted to the hospital. That experience took a terrible emotional and mental...
March 8, 2019 - 4:44pm
February 27, 2019
Bursack: How do I motivate Dad to make his retirement enjoyable?
Dear Carol: Two years ago, my long-widowed, basically healthy dad, age 66, abruptly decided to retire saying that he was tired of the pressure...
February 27, 2019 - 5:19pm
February 18, 2019
Bursack: Fall prevention a major concern for older adults and caregivers
Dear Carol: My mother is doing great cognitively but she relies on a walker. Even though she’s pretty steady, walkers can catch or go off-balance,...
February 18, 2019 - 12:44pm
February 15, 2019
Bursack: Older adults might benefit when doctors eliminate some drugs
Dear Carol: My mom lives with emphysema so she's been on oxygen for more than two years. Mom needs several medications to manage this awful disease,...
February 15, 2019 - 10:44am
February 6, 2019
Bursack: Stroke damage prevents carpenter from doing home projects
Dear Carol: My husband’s an experienced carpenter, so there’s rarely been a house problem that he couldn’t fix. Now that’s changed because...
February 6, 2019 - 2:42pm
February 1, 2019
Bursack: Dig deep to find source of pain for mother with dementia
Dear Carol: My mom was recently diagnosed with vascular dementia and Alzheimer’s. She’s become increasingly confused when she tries to explain...
February 1, 2019 - 6:49pm
January 23, 2019
Bursack: Daughter's 24/7 elder care needs adjustment, not guilt
Dear Carol: My dad, 84, can shower, dress and eat. He’s continent and takes no medications, he can read, his hearing is OK and he’s non-combative....
January 23, 2019 - 11:16am
January 18, 2019
Bursack: Suffering parents' deaths can bring both sorrow and relief
Dear Carol: Both of my parents were ill for years. Mom, who died two years ago, fought several types of cancer and then developed dementia. Dad,...
January 18, 2019 - 10:42am