Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Rodriguez lawyers: Jurors heard false evidence in Sjodin murder case
Supreme Court rules that warrant is needed to access cell tower records
crime and courts
nation and world
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
After Supreme Court ruling, Fargo business owner says 'It's great to have an even playing field'
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
Projections show South Dakota winter wheat yield up 90 percent from 2017
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Family adopts sons they once dreamed of on a date
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
Big Sticks end skid at Spearfish
Rangers blitz Twins for 6th win in row
Wild draft young Swedish defenseman Filip Johansson with No. 24 overall pick
Sabres select Swedish defenseman with draft's top pick: Incoming UND freshman taken No. 26
Commentary: Bye-bye landline and premium cable TV
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
Submit a Political Letter
Randy J. Dolechek
Agatha L. "Peggy" Schwartz
Barbara R. Klein
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
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
June 17, 2018
Reach out to those who may be suicidal, ND official says
MINOT, N.D.—There is hope for people who are considering suicide, but it's important for people to reach out to help those who might be...
June 17, 2018 - 6:37am
June 12, 2018
Sheriff: ND man kills himself after negotiations with police
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- A 63-year-old Jamestown man died by suicide early Monday, June 11, after negotiating with law enforcement officers for about...
June 12, 2018 - 10:40am
June 11, 2018
A wake-up call for new approaches to suicide prevention
This editorial appeared in Monday's, June 11, Washington Post. Days after the suicide of renowned fashion designer Kate Spade, chef and world-traveling TV storyteller Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room in France, another apparent suicide. Spade was 55, Bourdain was 61,...
June 11, 2018 - 7:49am
June 7, 2018
Suicide rates in North Dakota saw largest spike nationwide, new study reveals
Suicide rates rose in all but one state between 1999 and 2016, with increases seen across age, gender, race and ethnicity, according to a report...
June 7, 2018 - 1:35pm
June 6, 2018
Sister of Fargo woman killed in suicide pact says health problems robbed her of happiness'
FARGO—Ila Mae Lou Averson was a baseball fan and a fun-loving person. She built a 40-year career as a secretary for Northern States Power...
June 6, 2018 - 9:45pm
June 5, 2018
Kate Spade, whose handbags were essential accessories for urban women, dies at 55
Kate Spade was found and pronounced dead in her Park Avenue apartment on Tuesday, the New York Police Department confirmed. The fashion designer...
June 5, 2018 - 3:03pm
May 18, 2018
Former Playboy centerfold, 7-year-old son leap to their deaths outside New York City hotel
NEW YORK CITY - A former Playboy centerfold and her 7-year-old son are dead after jumping from the 25th floor of a Midtown hotel Friday morning,...
May 18, 2018 - 3:44pm
May 5, 2018
Community needs to see warning signs before crises hit, experts say: Following deaths of four, many ask what could have been done
GRAND FORKS — The deaths of four people in an apparent murder-suicide Thursday, May 3, has left a community wondering if more could have been done. Longtime social services and domestic violence experts Kate Kenna and Kristi Hall-Jiran weighed in this week on what individuals...
May 5, 2018 - 6:12pm
April 29, 2018
Questions remain after death of Bismarck child: School denies bullying allegations
BISMARCK—Nearly a month after Cherish "Chance" Houle's death, there are still more questions than answers about why he took his life. Chance...
April 29, 2018 - 7:57am
April 24, 2018
A man was going to jump off a Detroit overpass. Then 13 truckers showed up to save him.
DETROIT - Law enforcement knew they had to act quickly. A man, struggling with the decision to take his own life, was on the verge of jumping...
April 24, 2018 - 3:49pm
April 14, 2018
AgweekTV: Combatting farmer suicide
Farm groups and mental health professionals are concerned over the high suicide rate among farmers. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com...
April 14, 2018 - 8:30am
April 12, 2018
'Light in a dark place': With expanded training, jail officers prevent suicide
GRAND FORKS—When an inmate attempted suicide earlier this year at the Grand Forks County Correctional Center, staff responded within seconds,...
April 12, 2018 - 6:35pm
April 4, 2018
Twin sisters known for spirited battle with obsessive compulsive disorder die in possible 'suicide pact'
Sara and Amanda Eldritch would take showers that lasted upward of 10 hours. The inseparable twin sisters from Broomfield, Colorado, would go...
April 4, 2018 - 1:52pm
April 2, 2018
Making sense of suicide with some help from above
BRAINERD, Minn. — The Rev. John Stiles does not believe talking about suicide encourages others to kill themselves—in fact he believes...
April 2, 2018 - 7:00am
A dark side of technology: Smartphones, social media can adversely affect children's mental health
BRAINERD, Minn., — The ills of social media and smartphone use have been harped upon ad nauseum—often in some kind of anecdote picturing...
April 2, 2018 - 7:00am