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April 15, 2019
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)
Emergency Services announce testing of outdoor warning sirens
April 15, 2019 - 1:35pm
April 11, 2019
Stark County has declared a fire emergency and adopted a burn ban based on the North Dakota rangeland fire rating effective immediately and until further notice. iStock Photo
Stark County Emergency Services issues fire emergency and burn ban tied to fire index rating
April 11, 2019 - 2:32pm
March 22, 2019
The Heart River rose high Thursday morning, lapping at the edges of Camp on the Heart on Dickinson's south side. High temperatures have led to rapid snowmelt, and a swollen river and lake as a consequence. Iain Woessner / The Dickinson Press
Flooding causes road closures, muddy conditions in Dickinson
March 22, 2019 - 12:05pm
February 16, 2019
An example of a Stark County Emergency Services Emergency Citizen Notification message.  Dickinson Press file photo
Richardton-area burglar remains at large -- Sheriff’s office promotes Citizen Emergency Notification system
February 16, 2019 - 10:16am
March 8, 2018
This is an example of a recent 911 citizen notification that was sent out in February. (Sydney Mook / The Dickinson Press)
Stark County residents encouraged to sign up for citizen notifications
March 8, 2018 - 9:21pm
July 7, 2017
This is an example of a text conversation for text to 911. (Sydney Mook / The Dickinson Press)
Text to 911 up and running in Stark County
July 7, 2017 - 9:38pm
July 3, 2017
The Stark County burn ban is still in place and officials ask that people do not set off fireworks or use any type of object, such as sparklers, that give off spark or embers. (iStock photo)
Local officials say despite rain, fireworks still not allowed
July 3, 2017 - 6:31pm
June 27, 2017
Dickinson's public Fourth of July fireworks are currently still on but could be canceled next week due to weather conditions. iStock Photo
Weather permitting: Dickinson fireworks show tentative
June 27, 2017 - 8:48pm
June 7, 2017
Stark and Dunn counties declared a burn ban this week due to the dry weather conditions and lack of rain. iStock Photo
Stark and Dunn counties declare burn ban
June 7, 2017 - 9:07pm
May 19, 2017
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Preparing for the worst: Southwest Disaster Coalition works together to plan for various types of emergencies in the region
May 19, 2017 - 8:52pm
January 4, 2017
Stark County officials warn that the winter storms could become much worse in the coming months. Photo by Ellie Potter/The Dickinson Press.
Storm prep: Stark County officials warn about harsher storms
January 4, 2017 - 8:54pm
Snow drifts continue to dump snow back onto county roads making plowing more difficult. Photo by Ellie Potter/The Dickinson Press.
Storm prep
January 4, 2017 - 8:52pm
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
June 24, 2016
Lynnette Harstad looks out at a brown stream of dead vegetation that health officials believe is the result of contaminated runoff from the site SM Fencing and Energy Services Inc., Harstad’s across-the-road neighbor. (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
SM Fencing’s neighbors accuse energy service company of environmental violations
June 24, 2016 - 10:56pm
March 11, 2016
Local counties instate burn bans early due to dry winter
March 11, 2016 - 10:31pm