Skip to main content
South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
County budget talks lead to bonding discussion
Government Center steps to be repaired
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
Data: Aug. 23, 2016
Data: Aug. 22, 2016
Data: Aug. 20, 2016
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
Special Board Meeting Summary
April 18, 2013
Dickinson County crash kills two
DICKENS, Iowa -- Two people from Spencer, Iowa, were killed in a crash Wednesday night in the 1800 block of 310th Avenue in Dickinson County. The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office reports that Marie Petersen, 71, of Spencer, and her passenger, Duane Petersen, 72, died from injuries...
April 18, 2013 - 11:32pm
March 9, 2009
Odd gadgets stolen from car
DICKINSON, N.D. - On Thursday, a Dickinson resident reported some very unusual items were stolen and damaged in their vehicle, according to the Dickinson Police Department. All the knobs on the dash of the vehicle -- except the light switch, which was damaged -- were stolen. The...
March 9, 2009 - 11:00am
Ukrainian egg decorating
March 9, 2009 - 9:27am
March 5, 2009
Attack a factor in taxi service closing
There are a number of reasons Dakota Cab plans to close, and the owner said an attack on a driver is among them. Ray Sand, owner of Dakota Cab, said he plans to close March 31. "There are other things in play that have brought us to this decision, this was just kind of the icing...
March 5, 2009 - 9:23am
Teen makes threats with bat at mall
A 16-year-old male threatened Prairie Hills Mall security with a baseball bat after being suspended from school Tuesday, according to the Dickinson Police Department. The teen was walking around Kmart swinging two baseball bats around when he struck and damaged a display, according...
February 5, 2009 - 11:00am
November 7, 2008
Blizzard slammed S.D. hard
Meteorologists predicted a storm was on its way, and they were right as a blizzard pounded the area Thursday. People shoveling, scraping off windshields and stuck in slow-moving traffic could be seen all day -- if blowing snow didn't obstruct the view. "We've had a lot of vehicles...
November 7, 2008 - 11:15am
November 4, 2008
Man gets 10 years for sex crimes
Dickinson's Jeffrey Allen Kjos, 40, was sentenced to 10 years with the North Dakota Department of Correction on Monday for charges involving sexually related acts with children. Kjos pleaded guilty to all five charges he faced in July, but during Monday's hearing, Kjos's attorney...
November 4, 2008 - 7:00am
October 31, 2008
Spooky urban legend debunked
Growing up just kitty-corner from the parking lot of St. Patrick's Church in downtown Dickinson, I was allowed a certain freedom in my travels. "No further north than Berg and no further south than M&H," my mother would say. And after I heard the story of Joe Pipe from an older sibling,...
October 31, 2008 - 1:19pm
October 16, 2008
Men accused of fighting apologize
Two men apologized on Wednesday for their alleged involvement in a fight that occurred last month and involved about 20 individuals. Tury Escobedo, 25, and Galen Volpendesta, 20, are charged with disorderly conduct.
October 16, 2008 - 1:31pm
October 15, 2008
Airline's address is a bar
DICKINSON - Major issues regarding a company bidding to provide Essential Air Service at the Dickinson Airport, only one of which is the airline being headquartered in a bar, were discussed at the Airport Authority Board's monthly meeting Tuesday. The Department of Transportation...
October 15, 2008 - 12:39pm
October 7, 2008
Teen dies in shooting accident
DICKINSON, N.D. - Dillan Bloomgren was always one to say hello as he walked the halls at Dickinson High School. "Every time I'd see him in the hallway, he always had that beam in his eye, that look on his face," said Brian Ham, a DHS history teacher and freshman football coach. Bloomgren,...
October 7, 2008 - 11:00am
September 22, 2008
Scammers "spoofing" Caller ID
September 22, 2008 - 11:10am
September 8, 2008
Cars must yield to emergency vehicles
DICKINSON - Dunn County Emergency Manager Denise Brew says she's noticed something she's not too happy about: Traffic not yielding to emergency vehicles. "People are not pulling over, and they are not yielding," Brew said. Those that do pull over, Brew said are still going at a...
September 8, 2008 - 3:00pm
September 3, 2008
Writing the book on Palin
DICKINSON - An author, who at the age of 14 knocked on the door of The Dickinson Press looking for work, quickly became a top-seller Friday morning. Kaylene (Cartmill) Johnson, who grew up in Dickinson, authored the biography of Alaskan governor and Republican presidential candidate...
September 3, 2008 - 12:05am
August 25, 2008
Remembering the C.C.C.
DICKINSON - In the 1930s, $30 could mean the difference between starving and staying afloat. During that time, widespread unemployment and economic downfall plagued the U.S., prompting newly elected President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to take action. In what was later to be called...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00pm