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Falling in love with the pen: California journalist sets out to document life in the Bakken

December 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Kathleen J. Bryan
Forum News Service
WILLISTON â€” It was in her senior year of college that Blaire Briody fell in love.
The 30-year-old native Californian had wanted to be a writer since she was a child, but it wasn’t until she too…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Falling in love with the pen: California journalist sets out to document life in the Bakken

December 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Kathleen J. Bryan
Forum News Service
WILLISTON â€” It was in her senior year of college that Blaire Briody fell in love.
The 30-year-old native Californian had wanted to be a writer since she was a child, but it wasn’t until she too…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Game and Fish drops deer tag limit proposal: Outcry cited as reason for decline

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has dropped a proposal to limit deer hunters to one deer license next fall, in part because of an outcry of opposition during the public input process.
That means deer hunters in North Dakota wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DSU fall students graduate today

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Almost 60 Dickinson State University students will cross the stage of Stickney Auditorium at 2 p.m. today as the fall graduating class of 2014.
A total of 110 students make up this fall’s graduates, including 28 graduating cum laude, three magna c…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DSU fall students graduate today

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Almost 60 Dickinson State University students will cross the stage of Stickney Auditorium at 2 p.m. today as the fall graduating class of 2014.
A total of 110 students make up this fall’s graduates, including 28 graduating cum laude, three magna c…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Semi truck fire closes Highway 22

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

A fire from a semi truck that erupted in flames is shown here Thursday north of Dickinson. Highway 22 was temporarily closed afternoon, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol.  The road was clo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Semi truck fire closes Highway 22

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

A fire from a semi truck that erupted in flames is shown here Thursday north of Dickinson. Highway 22 was temporarily closed afternoon, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol.  The road was clo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hotel owners sued for wage violations

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — The U.S. Department of Labor is suing a Fargo-based owner of multiple hotels, arguing he owes $200,000 in back pay and damages for depriving almost 200 employees of fair wages over a two-year period.
Fargo-based businessman Bharat I. Patel…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Police Blotter: Washingotn man arrested on drug charges

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

A Washington man was arrested Thursday morning on drug charges after Dickinson Police officers observed his black Chrysler parked on the wrong side of the street near the Interstate 94 West business loop.

 

Emmanuel Surge, 30, of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long X Bridge to close for repairs Thursday

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The Long X Bridge south of Watford City on U.S. Highway 85 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday so maintenance crews can work on repairing the bridge.

School buses and emergency vehicles will be allowed to pass through as …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com