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In rare move, judge overturns jury's conviction in South Dakota assault case
Suspect in custody following bomb threat at Bismarck bank
Marijuana decriminalization backer disappointed by North Dakota House-Senate compromise
Roosevelt library clears final hurdle, Burgum to be paid his salary as part of deal
Train collision near Hebron results in no injuries
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nation and world
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
Twitter launches reporting tool to curb misinformation during elections
Ranchers deal with record snowfall as calving season hits stride
Burgum signs bill allocating up to $5M per biennium to energy research
Microsoft awards $100K grant to UND for drone industry innovation
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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
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
Lost Italian: No matter its origin, the Dutch Baby Pancake is delicious
Ambrosi: The many joys of the humble potato
The Monday Mark: Happy Earth Day
How to divide a dogwood, strawberry types, Juneberries and more
Bursack: Mom lives with daughter, but that needs to change
Verlander stellar again as Astros drop Twins
'Our new season': Midgets softball showing signs of improved play
Jung, Perkins, among Lions all-star selections
United shut down Zlatan, Galaxy, to earn scoreless draw
Two more Blue Hawks earn a spot at nationals
Port: The fight over NDSU’s Dunbar Hall reveals an ugly truth about our priorities in higher education
Plain Talk Podcast: State auditor pushes back against NDSCS President’s suggestion of lying
Port: Subjecting Mark Kennedy to an ideological litmus test is unfair
Commentary: Tractor monopoly is bleeding US farmers
Port: With the courts making parking enforcement more complicated North Dakota needs to legalize meters
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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April 11, 2019
Stark County Emergency Services issues fire emergency and burn ban tied to fire index rating
In North Dakota, it's common practice during spring and fall to burn fields, trees, and debris in agricultural and rural settings. Stubble burning...
April 11, 2019 - 2:32pm
April 5, 2019
Bill to allow armed first responders in schools passes Legislature
House Bill 1332, which would allow school districts to have an armed first responder in their school, has passed both legislative branches and...
April 5, 2019 - 12:52pm
March 19, 2019
Stark County Sheriff's Office to review warrant service procedures
Stark County Sheriff Corey Lee said his department will be reviewing departmental procedures for warrants following an incident occurring in...
March 19, 2019 - 5:00am
March 14, 2019
Canine conundrum -- Sheriff's Office begins K-9 fundraising with Commission approval
The Stark County Commission voted unanimously during official proceedings this month to approve the Stark County Sheriff's Office request to...
March 14, 2019 - 11:00am
February 16, 2019
Richardton-area burglar remains at large -- Sheriff’s office promotes Citizen Emergency Notification system
On Feb. 10, at 9:43 p.m., watchful eyes peered through darkness from the relative safety of window blinds, as red and blue emergency lights painted...
February 16, 2019 - 10:16am
January 26, 2019
'Taking away personal freedoms' -- Sheriff Lee not a fan of seat belt proposal
By a margin of a single vote, the North Dakota Senate has approved a proposal allowing police to pull over drivers not wearing their seat belts....
January 26, 2019 - 5:00am
January 8, 2019
'High expectations' -- Police chief seeks collaborative effort, open talks with SCSO
As the new year ushered in new leadership at the Stark County Sheriff's Office, Dickinson Police Chief Dustin Dassinger shared his department's...
January 8, 2019 - 8:46am
January 3, 2019
Making good on campaign promises -- Stark County’s top law enforcement officers sworn in, meet with DPD
The often hands-on, outspoken and approachable former Dickinson police sergeant has officially taken the reins of the Stark County Sheriff's...
January 3, 2019 - 10:41am
December 6, 2018
'Behind the beard' -- No Shave November proceeds help defray medical expenses of city employee.
The goal of No-Shave November is simple: Bring awareness to cancer by growing beards, which many cancer patients lose, and donating the funds...
December 6, 2018 - 7:15am
November 14, 2018
Stark County sheriff-elect ready to hit the ground running
As the saying goes, there's a new sheriff in town—and that means times, they are a-changin for Stark County. "When a new coach takes over...
November 14, 2018 - 5:00am
November 7, 2018
'The work has only begun' - Lee defeats Oestreich in resounding victory
After months of contentious campaigning, supporters of Incumbent Sheriff Terry Oestreich and candidate Corey Lee—Stark County Sheriff...
November 7, 2018 - 9:36am
November 2, 2018
Corey Lee on pranks, discretion and taking the high road
As was previously reported by the Dickinson Press, sheriff candidate, Sgt. Corey Lee, had improperly used officer's discretion to let a man with...
November 2, 2018 - 5:00am
May 30, 2018
Meet a candidate: Sgt. Corey Lee
Sgt. Corey Lee has spent the past 13 years serving and protecting the people of Dickinson as a member of the Dickinson Police Department. Now...
May 30, 2018 - 8:20pm
May 23, 2018
Meet the sheriffs
The three candidates for Stark County Sheriff held a meet-and-greet Tuesday at Dickinson City Hall. Deputy Harold Dentinger; Sgt. Corey Lee,...
May 23, 2018 - 5:57pm
March 27, 2017
K-9 search reveals more than 30 pounds of marijuana in vehicle over weekend
Local law enforcement helped remove more than 30 pounds of marijuana off the streets during a weekend traffic stop, according to a release from...
March 27, 2017 - 8:45pm