Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Chairman Rick Berg unanimously reelected by North Dakota GOP
GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Man fatally struck by SUV while chasing dog ID'd
Prosecutors release no details in hearing for South Dakota teacher charged with abusing disabled student
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota to ask federal agency to intervene in oil-by-rail dispute with Washington
Last hepatitis case against Minot hospital appealed to ND Supreme Court
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Protesters say Sanford uncooperative in providing medical marijuana certification to patients
Chinese buffet owners mull closing after flap over caged pigeons found in basement
place a business brief
Port: North Dakota Democratic party: 'Coal is no longer a viable source of energy'
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
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
Growing Together: Why were so many trees and shrubs injured this winter?
Salonen: Peering into the heart, a breathtaking reality
Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Port: Jon Stewart and his sanctimony are a lot of what’s wrong in American politics today
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Kevin Cramer says political attacks on North Dakota company could scare off bidders for federal contracts
Bender: Everything's just fine with our gun laws, thank you
Commentary: Down on the farm, core values grow
Port: North Dakota is fun, despite what some dumb spam “study” says
Submit a Political Letter
Harold Andrew Trosen
Harold Andrew Trosen
LaVern E. Frank
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
June 7, 2019
South Dakota farmers far behind planting schedule coming into summer after harsh spring
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Well into this year's planting season, South Dakota farmers are far behind schedule thanks to a historically harsh and wet...
June 7, 2019 - 5:45pm
June 3, 2019
SD lawmakers, lobbyists applaud EPA's rule-change allowing year-round E15 sales
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota state and federal lawmakers are applauding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s decision to ease regulations...
June 3, 2019 - 6:36pm
May 24, 2019
SD congressmen urge Trump to end trade war after USDA announces $16 billion 'Band-Aid' bailout
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota's Washington delegation is urging U.S. President Donald Trump's Administration to close trade negotiations and end the ongoing tariff war with a second, multi-billion dollar "Band-Aid" federal bailout to farmers on the horizon.
May 24, 2019 - 5:44pm
May 23, 2019
U.S. Senate passes Thune's bill to 'crack down' on robocalls
PIERRE, S.D. -- The U.S. Senate on Thursday, May 23, overwhelmingly passed Majority Whip and South Dakota U.S. Sen. John Thune's bill to "crack...
May 23, 2019 - 8:17pm
May 22, 2019
Noem requests FEMA aid for $46M in damages as cold, wet weather continues into late spring
PIERRE, S.D. — Republican Gov. Kristi Noem has requested federal disaster relief and an emergency declaration to help rebuild communities after...
May 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
May 15, 2019
As region's Democrats worry over conflict with Iran, Republicans tout tough stance
BISMARCK — While Democratic members of Minnesota's congressional delegation expressed alarm over the potential for the U.S. slipping into war...
May 15, 2019 - 5:22pm
March 29, 2019
Legislature urges South Dakota congressmen to pursue national emergency declaration, aid for flooding
PIERRE, S.D. — Legislators are urging South Dakota's Washington delegation to pursue federal disaster relief funding after weeks of severe...
March 29, 2019 - 8:03pm
January 20, 2019
Pheasants Forever’s Vincent speaks on SD conservation efforts
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The keynote speaker at the 33rd annual South Dakota Corn Growers Association’s meeting was one who hopes his organization...
January 20, 2019 - 4:15pm
December 12, 2018
Farm bill will allow farmers more flexibility, SD senator says
MITCHELL, S.D. — In an 87-to-13 vote on Tuesday, Dec. 11, the U.S. Senate passed a bill that one of South Dakota’s senators said will provide...
December 12, 2018 - 6:16pm
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The midterm elections resulted in the Democrats regaining control in the House and Republicans picking up additional seats in the Senate. Washington insiders say with the split government, agriculture and the rest of the country need to prepare for even more...
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 14, 2018
Thune elected Senate majority whip, second in Senate majority command
WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) was unanimously elected Wednesday, Nov. 14, by fellow party members to the position of Senate Majority...
November 14, 2018 - 6:35pm
October 9, 2018
Area U.S. senators applaud decision for year-round E15 fuel
WASHINGTON -- Midwest U.S. senators are pleased with the news that President Donald Trump’s administration will initiate the process to make...
October 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
Enertech bounces back in Mitchell
MITCHELL, S.D. — The business is back at Enertech. The Mitchell geothermal heat pump manufacturer has been on the rebound in 2018 after...
August 9, 2018 - 7:55pm
August 1, 2018
Thune believes farm bill on track to meet Sept. 30 deadline
The march to a farm bill has continued this week, as the U.S. Senate voted Tuesday, July 31, to go to conference with the House on a farm bill,...
August 1, 2018 - 6:04pm
July 9, 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., says the kind of bipartisan, across-the-board support the U.S. Senate's version of the farm bill received doesn't happen often. "That doesn't happen for anything but basketball resolutions," she says. "The vote ... shows the...
July 9, 2018 - 8:37am