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Chairman Rick Berg unanimously reelected by North Dakota GOP
GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Man fatally struck by SUV while chasing dog ID'd
Prosecutors release no details in hearing for South Dakota teacher charged with abusing disabled student
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota to ask federal agency to intervene in oil-by-rail dispute with Washington
Last hepatitis case against Minot hospital appealed to ND Supreme Court
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Protesters say Sanford uncooperative in providing medical marijuana certification to patients
Chinese buffet owners mull closing after flap over caged pigeons found in basement
place a business brief
Port: North Dakota Democratic party: 'Coal is no longer a viable source of energy'
The U.S. becomes top oil producer globally -- The economic and educational cost of oil in the Bakken
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
Growing Together: Why were so many trees and shrubs injured this winter?
Salonen: Peering into the heart, a breathtaking reality
Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Port: Jon Stewart and his sanctimony are a lot of what’s wrong in American politics today
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Kevin Cramer says political attacks on North Dakota company could scare off bidders for federal contracts
Bender: Everything's just fine with our gun laws, thank you
Commentary: Down on the farm, core values grow
Port: North Dakota is fun, despite what some dumb spam “study” says
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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Stark County Commissioners
June 5, 2019
Gladstone asks county for help on major streets project
Gladstone is preparing a major streets rehabilitation project. City Engineer Jeremy Wood and Mayor Cody Silbernagel asked Stark County commissioners...
June 5, 2019 - 8:55pm
May 24, 2019
Airport receives county funds following dispute
Stark County Commissioners approved providing Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport with $540,000 as a local match toward $20 million in one-time...
May 24, 2019 - 10:13am
April 4, 2019
DVRCC asks county for additional funds
Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center requested additional funds for 2019 from Stark County Commissioners at their regular meeting Tuesday....
April 4, 2019 - 10:40am
March 7, 2019
Roosevelt-Custer Council reports successful 2018
Roosevelt-Custer Regional Council for Development had a strong 2018. Mark Resner, RCRC administrator, provided an annual report to Stark County...
March 7, 2019 - 6:02pm
Red Trail Energy pursuing carbon capturing
Red Trail Energy, LLC, is planning to undertake carbon capturing and storage at its Richardton facility. Dustin Willett, Red Trail chief operating...
February 7, 2019 - 10:45am
January 10, 2019
Zander named county chair
Ken Zander was elected board chair of the Stark County Commissioners Tuesday. Commissioner Jay Elkin was nominated, but asked to not be re-elected...
January 10, 2019 - 9:16am
December 5, 2018
Elkin remains county board chair
Jay Elkin remains Stark County Board of Commissioners chairman. Elkin was appointed District 36 Senator Friday, replacing Kelly Armstrong, who...
December 5, 2018 - 5:00am
VSO, Tax Director requests budget increases for 2019
Stark County Commissioners Tuesday heard requests from two departments for budget increases. Veteran Services Officer Jessica Clifton requested a salary adjustment for 2019 "to compare with other county office positions." A staff member is becoming a full-time employee, Clifton explained....
September 5, 2018 - 4:28pm
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
September 22, 2011
Stark County's questionable quorum
Three Stark County commissioners allegedly were present during discussions about zoning issues outside of an announced public meeting, which attorneys said would be a violation of open meeting laws. In the law, a meeting is defined as a gathering of the majority of the members of...
September 22, 2011 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
Stark County salaries may rise 6 percent
Stark County commissioners are looking to increase county salaries across the board after a proposed raise was deemed inadequate during budget discussions at the Stark County Courthouse on Tuesday morning. Salaries may be raised as much as 6 percent, depending on available funds...
September 21, 2011 - 12:00am