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Law enforcement, firefighters out for blood in Battle of the Badges

August 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Local law enforcement and fire crews will be out battling for blood this week. Continue Reading

Fence damaged in Friday grass fire

June 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The cause of a grass fire Friday evening is still under investigation. Continue Reading

Great ball of fire: Dickinson rural firefighters fight blaze near Dickinson

April 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson Rural Fire Department firefighters put out a blaze Thursday at an oil well site about three miles south of town. Continue Reading

Five-acre fire extinguished

April 5, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson Rural Fire Department firefighters wet down grassland that was destroyed by a fire Thursday about four miles west of Dickinson. Roughrider Electric Cooperative Inc. employees were changing a fuse on an electric pole near an oil well when it exploded and ignited the fire, according to the Stark County Sheriff’s Office. The DRFD and sheriff’s office was called to the scene at about 12:40 p.m. Firefighters had the five-acre fire under control at about 1:15 p.m. The wind took the fire away from the oil well and no injuries were reported, according to the DRFD. Roughrider Electric employees continued to work at the site after the fire was extinguished. Continue Reading

Dousing the flames

April 4, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A Dickinson Rural Fire Department firefighter extinguishes hot spots Wednesday at Ray Binstock’s farm about eight miles northwest of Dickinson. The Dickinson Rural Fire Department was called to the scene at about 3 p.m. after a hot amber from machinery started the grass on fire, DRFD Chief Andy Paulson said. No one was injured and no damages were reported. Continue Reading

Rural Dickinson grassland on fire

March 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Smoke filled the sky Wednesday as Dickinson area firefighters tried to access a fire five miles east of the city. Continue Reading

Plane with flap issue lands safely

June 16, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

No one was injured and a 30-passenger plane that had officials concerned landed safely Wednesday evening at Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport. Continue Reading

Fire destroys Stark County Home

November 23, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

A garage and chimney are nearly all that remain of a home in a subdivision northeast of Dickinson after a fire consumed it Tuesday morning. Continue Reading