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Judge orders man convicted in child porn case to pay restitution

August 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A federal judge here has ordered a man convicted of possessing child pornography to pay restitution to a victim depicted in the material.
It’s the first such order in North Dakota since new guidelines were set earlier this year for deter…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Crash kills driver of pickup in south-central ND

August 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

STRASBURG — One person is dead after a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon near Strasburg in south-central North Dakota, the state Highway Patrol reported.
Shortly before 5 p.m. Friday, the driver of a car failed to yield at a yield sign at Seventh…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Two people shot by police in Minot

August 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINOT — Two people were shot by Minot police early Saturday after officers responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle at a tire store, police said.
Police located the vehicle at Tires Only Inc. on 4th Avenue Northeast about 4 a.m. Saturday, and…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

New OMB forecast estimates $9.8B in N.D. oil tax revenue in 2015-17, $2.2B more in 2013-15 than previously forecast

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota is poised to collect nearly $9.8 billion in oil tax revenue during the next two years and $2.2 billion more than previously forecast for 2013-15, according to a new outlook released Friday that had elected leaders calling fo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

New OMB forecast estimates $9.8B in N.D. oil tax revenue in 2015-17, $2.2B more in 2013-15 than previously forecast

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota is poised to collect nearly $9.8 billion in oil tax revenue during the next two years and $2.2 billion more than previously forecast for 2013-15, according to a new outlook released Friday that had elected leaders calling fo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Parts of West Broadway to be closed in Dickinson

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

Construction will begin Monday on parts of West Broadway.
The City of Dickinson announced Thursday that several sections of the street will be closed from Fourth Avenue Southwest to First Avenue Southeast. Traffic will be detoured until the end of S…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

With no teacher, students have to switch schools

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Sixth-graders at a rural elementary school in western North Dakota had to transfer after their teacher decided to skip school — for the entire year.
Williston New Public School District Principal Steve Guglich said Friday the 13 sixt…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

With no teacher, students have to switch schools

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Sixth-graders at a rural elementary school in western North Dakota had to transfer after their teacher decided to skip school — for the entire year.
Williston New Public School District Principal Steve Guglich said Friday the 13 sixt…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Police Blotter: Man arrested for huffing chemicals in mall bathroom

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Dickinson man was arrested Wednesday evening at the Prairie Hills Mall after he was found huffing chemicals in the bathroom.
Dickinson Police offices were called to the mall on reports of a man possibly huffing in the restroom. They made contact w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Environmental groups want access to waste draft study

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Two environmental groups have called for the immediate release of a draft study on the safety and handling of North Dakota’s radioactive oilfield waste that has been found dumped illegally in remote areas.
The Dakota Resource Council …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com