Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
2 Fargo schools ranked among best in ND by U.S. News
Williston, Gov. Burgum unveil plan for city development
Minot running low on money for flood protection project
Northwest ND man pleads not guilty to beating, raping prostitute
A woman called 911 about burglars at her neighbor's house. They were black Airbnb guests.
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU celebrates successes at annual meeting
105-year-old West Fargo salvage yard founder remembered for work ethic, sense of humor
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
Dickinson Press wins 'general excellence' once again
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
Photo of flame resembling Jesus taken at Fargo church
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
A bride-to-be lost her arm in a crocodile attack - and still got married five days later
Kids attend Safety Fair
STEM All Stars named
Within striking distance: Heart River baseball flirts with first win on Tuesday
McNeilly, Sickler selected to senior all-star series
Senior night sweep: Zubke, Dutchak carry Midgets to wins over Bismarck High
Saints RB Ingram suspended for PED violation
Rosario, Odorizzi lead Twins to sweep of Cardinals
Commentary: In defense of North Dakota’s income tax cuts
Commentary: Melania Trump trolls her husband
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign not saying if staff benefited from the Trump tax cuts she voted against
COMMENTARY: Your fuel must be checked
Submit a Political Letter
Irene M. Binstock
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
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
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
April 21, 2018
10 simple ways to help save Earth
FARGO — When it comes to doing what's best for our planet, many of us assume that one person's actions don't amount to much. What's the...
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
March 16, 2018
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
ALONG THE RIVER - The Mississippi runs the spine of America, touching 10 states and draining waters from 21 more, a vast waterway with a rich...
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
December 27, 2017
City water rates increasing in 2018
With the start of 2018, Dickinson's water rates will increase 17 cents per 1,000 gallons. This is a normal increase for the city, which purchases its water from the Southwest Water Authority, Linda Carlson, deputy administrator, said. "They're based on the Southwest Water rates,"...
December 27, 2017 - 8:22am
November 15, 2017
Study: Water use in ND Oil Patch increased almost 20-fold in seven years
FARGO—Water use for oil production in the Bakken oilfields increased almost 20-fold from 2008 to 2014, with water consumption climbing...
November 15, 2017 - 8:38pm
September 22, 2017
Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
The fertility rate in Flint, Michigan, dropped precipitously after the city decided to switch to lead-poisoned Flint River water in 2014, according...
September 22, 2017 - 6:42am
August 25, 2017
UPDATE: Water to be temporarily shut off for some Dickinson residents next week
Water will be shut off from 8 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 28, until 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 29, for residents of Colonial Village near the 14th Street construction zone. The shut-off is necessary to make repairs to a leaking valve on Sims Street, just south of 14th Street East. Adam Ballesteros,...
August 25, 2017 - 1:59pm
August 4, 2017
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Many, if not most, farmers say they like what they have seen so far in how President Donald Trump deals with agriculture....
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Farm group leaders were predictably pleased Tuesday, June 27, with the announcement that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
June 25, 2017
Interest grows in ND canal water for irrigation
Duane DeKrey, who directs the Garrison Diversion Unit, is becoming increasingly frustrated by the fact that it's only now that the full promise...
June 25, 2017 - 7:02am
June 16, 2017
Dickinson area does not face any water restrictions
The Dickinson area is not currently under any sort of water restrictions. In fact, Mary Massad, manager and CEO of Southwest Water Authority (SWA), said water use is down right now and there is plenty of water available. City Administrator Shawn Kessel also said city residents do...
June 16, 2017 - 7:02pm
June 13, 2017
SD legislators reopen submerged farmland in northeast corner to fishing again
PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Legislature passed a compromise bill designed to reopen some submerged farmland to fishing in the northeast...
June 13, 2017 - 7:22pm
May 31, 2017
The birth of modern shark mania: Attacks of 1916 left four dead and a coast terrified
The shark mania that grips the country each summer began July 1, 1916, when a young stockbroker from Philadelphia headed into the surf at Beach...
May 31, 2017 - 12:45pm
May 23, 2017
Large strides expected for water projects
BISMARCK — State projects of all kinds will be fighting over a shrinking pot of money, but progress in meeting water needs is expected...
May 23, 2017 - 11:50am
May 19, 2017
After finding mouse in supply, Glen Ullin's water declared safe
GLEN ULLIN, N.D. — Any trace of the dead mouse that turned up in Glen Ullin's water storage tank Monday has been eradicated and the town's drinking water declared safe to drink. Greg Wavra, drinking water program manager for the North Dakota Department of Health, said a boil...
May 19, 2017 - 7:34pm
March 16, 2017
Fargo, Grand Forks officials pitch water projects to lawmakers
BISMARCK — Elected officials from Red River Valley cities and across North Dakota made their pitch for water project funding during a state...
March 16, 2017 - 6:28pm