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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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Southwest Narcotics Task Force
January 24, 2019
Joint interdiction operation busts 4 in sting
On Wednesday, Jan. 16, authorities representing the Southwest Narcotics Task Force, the Dickinson Police Department and North Dakota Parole and...
January 24, 2019 - 1:52pm
January 9, 2019
New DPD officers sworn in
Three new Dickinson Police Department officers were sworn in at Tuesday's meeting of the City Commissioners. Aaron Bates, from Oregon, served...
January 9, 2019 - 11:23am
June 2, 2017
Heitkamp hosts roundtable discussion on combating opioid abuse
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., along with local leaders in law enforcement, health care and drug treatment, gathered at CHI St. Alexius in Dickinson...
June 2, 2017 - 8:19pm
August 3, 2016
City leaders, Hoeven talk drug crime
Dickinson leaders told U.S. Sen. John Hoeven on Wednesday that a federal law enforcement presence in the city may be necessary to help address...
August 3, 2016 - 10:37pm
June 27, 2016
Oklahoma man gets 11 years in prison for southwest N.D. drug bust
BISMARCK -- An Oklahoma man will serve 11 years in prison after he was busted with a large amount of methamphetamine and heroin during a traffic stop near Bowman in March 2014. Timothy Leroy Sumpter, 31, of Sallisaw, Okla., was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court after pleading...
June 27, 2016 - 4:55pm
April 9, 2015
Dickinson police searching for wanted felon
The Dickinson Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a Dickinson man wanted on numerous felony drug and weapons charges....
April 9, 2015 - 4:19pm
March 14, 2015
Meth rising: Bakken a new market for organized drug crime
It’s been referred to as the most significant drug threat facing the state, the dark side of the oil boom, an unwanted side effect of the sudden...
March 14, 2015 - 10:02pm
January 30, 2015
3 arrested in narcotics sting
The Southwest Narcotics Task Force arrested three Dickinson residents Wednesday on multiple felony charges after one of the defendants allegedly delivered drugs to a confidential informant. Nolan Gentry, 32, his wife, Hailey Gentry, 37, and Clinton Fridley, 30, face charges of criminal...
January 30, 2015 - 10:26pm
January 5, 2015
Man arrested on multiple drug, weapons charges
A tip to the Southwest Narcotics Task Force led to a Dickinson man’s arrest Friday evening on numerous charges. Agents, assisted by the Dickinson Police Department, arrested Tye Maus, 29, on charges of possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver, a Class A felony; possession...
January 5, 2015 - 5:56pm
August 30, 2011
Meth makes a comeback in Dickinson area
The amount of methamphetamine in the area is on the rise, according to the Southwest Narcotics Task Force. Because of the nature of their work, three SWNTF officers who were interviewed by The Press asked that their names not be used. "I think the amount of money that's in the area...
August 30, 2011 - 12:00am
October 24, 2010
Drug task force reorganizes
The North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation has reorganized southwest North Dakota's narcotics task force to further crack down on drugs in the area, officials say. The area's narcotics busting team was known as the South Sakakawea Narcotics Task Force, but they broke away...
October 24, 2010 - 12:00am