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Methodists' stance on homosexuality divides the church
Federal judge dismisses UND women's hockey lawsuit
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May 10, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness makes English learner feel at home
When I was little, my mom taught English as a second language. Now in her 70s, she continues to teach. She has always had a heart for people...
May 10, 2019 - 7:00am
April 13, 2018
Everyday transgender: The challenges you don't see
FARGO — "You throw like a girl." "You sound like a man." "You're the man." "You go, girl!" Gendered phrases like these are traded regularly,...
April 13, 2018 - 10:05am
March 7, 2018
17 N.D. school districts get OK to use ACT to test for math, English proficiency
BISMARCK—17 school districts have been given the go-ahead to use the ACT exam in place of a required state math and English achievement...
March 7, 2018 - 5:53pm
April 24, 2017
Educators confident about new ND math, English standards
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — North Dakota has approved math and English standards for the 2017-18 school year, and educators say the new measurements of skills are not all that different from the Common Core standards they replace. The new standards are grade-level expectations for math,...
April 24, 2017 - 7:49pm
April 7, 2017
New ND math, English standards approved
BISMARCK — New math and English classroom standards have been approved by state Superintendent Kirsten Baesler, the Department of Public...
April 7, 2017 - 12:57pm
June 4, 2014
Holten: Improper use of the English language
How well do you use the English language? Not well?
June 4, 2014 - 12:36am
May 1, 2014
Bilingual Bakken: Safety instructors at NIT begin offering courses in Spanish
Diego Sanchez came to the U.S. from Colombia 22 years ago, knowing no English. He got by with jobs in construction, landscaping and painting. Back...
May 1, 2014 - 11:53pm
January 25, 2014
Regional dialects reflect history, culture
GRAND FORKS — English may be the dominant language spoken throughout the United States, but that doesn’t mean we all speak the same dialect. Each region of the country has many words and phrases of its own. For example, Joan Hall, editor of the Dictionary of American Regional...
January 25, 2014 - 10:18pm
September 27, 2012
Letter: Tuesday edition a 'disgusting' read
"Could kind of," "that rare of," "They're like," "like, OK, whatever, and yeah," "I kind of," "We feel like," "had kind of," "to kind of," "the stuff like," "things like," "at this point," "at this point," "at this point." The above quotes read in two articles in the Sept. 25 Dickinson...
September 27, 2012 - 12:00am
January 26, 2012
DSU, Chinese students hit language barrier: Five are asked to leave campus
Five Chinese students have been asked to leave Dickinson State University after test results showed their communication skills were inadequate, officials said Wednesday. "This is not the students' fault," DSU President D.C. Coston said.
January 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Letter: English still the accepted language
Kudos to the ladies who have recently written letters to the editor regarding the language issue. When our ancestors arrived here from Germany, Hungary, Russia, Poland, Italy, France, etc., they came with the understanding that if they were to live and work here, they needed to...
March 30, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2010
Letter: We came to America to be Americans
To my dismay, in recent years I have observed many a carton or instructional booklet that is listed in two languages. Never did I expect this issue to come face-to-face with me right here in Dickinson. Referencing article (need for bilingualism on the rise in Dickinson.) As a tribute,...
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2009
Don't let the dogs overdo it
Hunting season may bring in pheasants, but it also brings more injured dogs into area veterinarians. With hunting dogs' innate instinct to retrieve...
October 15, 2009 - 12:00am