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Emergency services

March 13, 2019
Kihiro is one of the well-trained voices guiding callers through the worst moments of their lives from the Public Safety Center in Dickinson.  Photo by James B. Miller, Jr. / The Dickinson Press
'In the blind" -- The challenges of being a 9-1-1 operator
March 13, 2019 - 11:33am
January 25, 2019
False Alarm -- Outdoor alarm malfunctions
January 25, 2019 - 1:08pm
January 17, 2019
Engine 3 is a 2018 Rosenbauer Commander. It has a 450 horsepower Cummins engine, 1,500 gallon per minute pump and a 500 gallon water tank. Photo by James B. Miller, Jr. / The Dickinson Press
'She's a beauty' -- Fire Department welcomes newest member of the family, Engine 3
January 17, 2019 - 11:02am
December 6, 2018
At the time of the incident the bus was in the process of transporting children for after school drop-off, and three children were in the bus at the time of the accident.  Photo by James B. Miller, Jr. / The Dickinson Press
Dickinson Public Schools' bus involved in accident, children unharmed.
December 6, 2018 - 3:07pm
November 28, 2018
Mylan NV's EpiPen allergy shots sit on display in Princeton, Ill. Daniel Acker / Bloomberg
North Dakota ambulance services get cheaper alternative to costly EpiPens
November 28, 2018 - 8:49pm
November 22, 2018
With the generous help of individuals and family members of the DPD, Stark County Social Services, Stark County Sheriff’s Office and community volunteers, these meals were organized, boxed and personally delivered to multiple families, as well as to individuals at the DVRCC on Nov. 18, 2018. Submitted photo
Cops and Gobblers -- Collaborative effort feeds more than 200 in Dickinson over holidays
November 22, 2018 - 5:00am
November 20, 2018
Trinidad Chavez, 46, Dickinson-
Possession of drug paraphernalia
'Domino effect' -- 8 arrested on drug-trafficking, firearms charges at two locations, police say
November 20, 2018 - 4:44pm
October 3, 2018
Volunteer Firefighter Jose Serrato guides the ladder of the 100-foot quint apparatus to the rooftop of the training building.  Photo by James B. Miller, Jr. / The Dickinson Press
'A fantastic crew'
October 3, 2018 - 10:46am
September 28, 2018
Disaster planning highlighted during National Preparedness Month
September 28, 2018 - 12:15pm
August 11, 2016
One of 12 sirens in Dickinson is shown at Kostelecky Parkon Thursday. Sirens can sound for five reasons but usually indicate that residents should be seeking shelter. (Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)
Seeking shelter: Citizens encouraged to find own safety in severe weather
August 11, 2016 - 7:18pm
May 18, 2016
Keith Hughes is the only paid employee for New England's ambulance services.New England and Regent are hoping to have 51% of the public vote in favor of an ambulance district on June 14. (Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)
New England, Regent seek to combine ambulance districts
May 18, 2016 - 8:42pm
December 25, 2015
Dickinson Police Sgt. Mike Hanel stands in the Law Enforcement Center in Dickinson. Hanel worked through Christmas day and said the shift is “fairly uneventful.” (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
There in case of an emergency: Dickinson police, fire and EMT personnel talk about being on duty on Christmas
December 25, 2015 - 8:58pm
October 28, 2014
Press Photo by Nadya Faulx 
Valley Med Flight’s new helicopter sits on its pad outside the under-construction CHI St. Joseph’s Hospital Tuesday morning in Dickinson. The emergency helicopter service recently began operating in the Oil Patch city, just three months after previous provider Spirit Lifeline pulled out of North Dakota.
Valley Med lifts off: Medical helicopter service stationed at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Dickinson
October 28, 2014 - 11:10pm
October 3, 2014
McKenzie County briefly loses cellphone service
October 3, 2014 - 9:57pm
July 24, 2014
Dunn County can ‘Ping’ in case of emergency
July 24, 2014 - 12:34am