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Beulah teacher accused of sending nude photos to student on Snapchat
North Dakota Senate committee rejects LGBT anti-discrimination bill, but amendments expected
Cohen will not testify before Congress next month 'due to ongoing threats against his family' from Trump, lawyer says
Pelosi tells Trump: No State of the Union address until government is opened
US recognizes Venezuelan opposition leader as interim president
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BNSF explains new cameras able to detect rail flaws at 70 mph at ND Capitol exhibit
Bell Bank to purchase Fargo-based Warner and Company Insurance and its subsidiaries in Grand Forks, Detroit Lakes
Making agriculture more humane: Temple Grandin, livestock handling expert, shares her wisdom
Farm Service Agency to reopen for more services: All FSA staff recalled to work as shutdown continues
Starbucks isn't as popular as it used to be. So it's trying out delivery.
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New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
Lost Italian: Tuna Melt Reset puts a nutritious twist on classic sandwich
Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
How MLMs - multilevel marketing schemes - are hurting female friendships
A man's unusual treatment for his chronic back pain: Injecting himself with his own semen every month
Hauser: Ready, set, grow, Part 1
Bison spanning the country looking for final handful of football recruits
Montana Grizzlies football player found dead
Klaman comes through: Junior scores twice as Midgets collect wins on back-to-back nights
Scoreboard for Tuesday, Jan. 22
Patriots power over Midgets
Plain Talk Podcast: 'We the People' are the problem in politics, and Senator Piepkorn explains his call for a higher oil extraction tax
Port: Lawmakers introduce resolution ordering study into whether it’s 'necessary' or 'desirable' to implement ethics ballot measure
Port: This is why North Dakota Democrats can’t win elections
Plain Talk Podcast: Ranching group's members back bill ending posting requirement to keep hunters off private land
Plain Talk Podcast: If the voters cast their ballots for bad policy, does that suddenly make it good policy?
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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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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November 7, 2018
Stark County re-elects Republican leaders
The results are in! Polls closed at 7 p.m. in Stark County Tuesday, with a total 12,313 reportedly voting. District 37 voters re-elected Republican...
November 7, 2018 - 11:18am
October 29, 2018
Hoff seeks re-election
County Commissioner Russ Hoff is seeking re-election. Hoff, a farmer and rancher, is a native of Taylor, has lived in Stark County his whole...
October 29, 2018 - 10:51am
October 4, 2018
County chooses Scull for new social services building
Stark County Commissioners Tuesday selected Scull Construction to build the county's new Social Services building. The building will likely...
October 4, 2018 - 11:16am
August 10, 2018
JLG chosen for new social services building
JLG Architects of Dickinson has been chosen to oversee the construction of a new county social services building. The decision was made at Tuesday's regular meeting of the Stark County Commissioners. Rather than expand on or renovate the existing building at 12th Street West, commissioners...
August 10, 2018 - 2:43pm
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