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11 dead after duck boat sinks during storm near Branson, Missouri - at least 5 still missing
300 of more than 2,500 migrant children reunited as scramble underway to meet judge's deadline
Suspect in Minnesota prison guard's death witnessed his own mother's murder
Texas restaurant bans customer who left racist note to waiter
Coworkers vow to fight for more staff at Minnesota prison where guard was killed
crime and courts
nation and world
Wheat yield predictions show huge contrast to 2017 drought crop
Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
North Dakota health department outlines plan for VW settlement money
place a business brief
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
When it comes to politics, people are mad online like never before
A Virgin Mary statue has been 'weeping' olive oil. Church leaders can't explain it.
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
Francis sends 'em home: Walk-off homer caps ninth-inning comeback against Western Nebraska
NFL halts national anthem policy after talks with players union
Committee reverses course, will allow 3x3 OTs in college hockey
Upgrades in basketball never stop as Dexter Werner signs another international pro contract
UND men's basketball continues European trend with two international additions
Kindness can save lives
Commentary: Prairie Public’s antenna problem seems like Prairie Public’s problem
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp’s political allies hire actors to play stereotypical 'cranky' and 'trusting' North Dakotans with accents
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
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Frances Florence Elkins Goetz
Wilfred "Willie" Anton
Melvin and Myong Bullinger
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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May 15, 2018
Park board, county candidates speak at forum
A public forum Monday gave candidates on the June 12 ballot a chance to offer their insights on the challenges facing Dickinson. The forum, held...
May 15, 2018 - 12:45pm
January 11, 2018
Social Services seeks to expand office space
Stark County Social Services in Dickinson is planning to expand its office space. The county agency needs more space at its 12th Street West location to better serve its clients and meet the demands of a growing population, Russ Hoff, social services board chairman, explained. "We're...
January 11, 2018 - 10:50pm
June 27, 2017
Weather permitting: Dickinson fireworks show tentative
South Heart has canceled its public fireworks display because of dry conditions in the area. The fireworks were scheduled for July 3, but concerns...
June 27, 2017 - 8:48pm
April 5, 2017
County worries about zoning precedent
The Stark County Commission discussed concerns that they would set a precedent in their recent zoning ruling at their meeting on Tuesday. The...
April 5, 2017 - 10:15pm
April 4, 2017
County concerned for shareholders
The state is now asking for its money back after it invested in Red Trail Energy LLC, but Stark County is not quite ready to hand it over.
April 4, 2017 - 11:13pm
January 5, 2017
Elkin assumes county commission chair
The Stark County Commission elected Jay Elkin as chairman at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. Elkin, who has been on the commission for eight...
January 5, 2017 - 9:18pm
December 9, 2016
Stark County, Dickinson officers assisted Morton County with pipeline protest
The Stark County Sheriff's Department received a call one evening requesting every available officer's help securing the Dakota Access Pipeline...
December 9, 2016 - 10:20pm
December 7, 2016
Franchuk joins county commission
Deputy Sheriff Dean Franchuk took his seat on the Stark County Commission for the first time Tuesday morning. Franchuk won the district three...
December 7, 2016 - 11:47am
November 1, 2016
Wolf retires: After 16 years of service, Wolf is leaving the Stark Co. Commission
Duane "Bucky" Wolf moved to adjourn his final Stark County Commission meeting Tuesday morning with a final pound of the gavel. Wolf is retiring...
November 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
January 5, 2016
Stark Co. commissioners discuss LEC ownership details
The Stark County Commission discussed the county’s ownership nature of the Law Enforcement Center Tuesday morning at its regular meeting. Commissioner Duane “Bucky” Wolf brought up the issue, which concerns the fact that while the county owns the facility, the city of Dickinson...
January 5, 2016 - 6:55pm
December 29, 2015
Stark Co. places moratorium on wind farm applications: Permits will not be considered until 2018
The Stark County Commission voted unanimously to stop accepting applications for wind farm conditional-use permits for a period of two years at a regular meeting Tuesday at Stark County Courthouse. The move comes after the commission approved the 87-turbine Brady Wind Energy Center...
December 29, 2015 - 10:54pm
December 22, 2015
Wind farm approved: Stark County approves 87-turbine wind farm despite division among officials, residents
A muffled groan could be heard from members of the audience as Stark County Commissioner Jay Elkin voted “aye,” the third and deciding vote...
December 22, 2015 - 11:04pm
December 1, 2015
Stark County commissioners move forward with future courthouse expansion
The Stark County Commission reviewed the results of a “Phase 1” pre-design study for a new addition to the Stark County Courthouse on Tuesday...
December 1, 2015 - 6:58pm
August 28, 2015
Stark Co. Planning and Zoning Board rejects stricter wind farm regulations
The Stark County Planning and Zoning Board rejected a series of proposed amendments to the county’s Zoning Ordinance, which called for stricter regulations on wind farms, at its regular meeting Thursday in front of a crowd of citizens that were divided on the topic. In its place,...
August 28, 2015 - 12:06am
July 7, 2015
Stark County recorder to refrain from issuing same-sex marriage licenses
The Stark County commissioners voted at their regular meeting Tuesday to authorize the county’s deputy recorder to issue marriage licenses after it was revealed that the county recorder felt uncomfortable granting them to same-sex couples. The discussion topic was brought up...
July 7, 2015 - 6:15pm