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Police: Man let brother freeze to death in farmhouse

October 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A 61-year-old man is accused of letting his mentally ill brother freeze to death in their crumbling and filthy family farmhouse in southeast North Dakota, where his emaciated body, gnawed by rodents, was discovered in January.
Ronald Allan…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Candidates in District 31 senate race differ on issues: Vesledahl, Schaible face each other in general election

October 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Senate candidates for District 31 agree on one thing: the Bakken oil boom has changed North Dakota, bringing with it an influx of people and businesses.
But Sen. Donald Schaible, R-Mott, and Kristen Vesledahl, the Democratic candidate from Regen…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Teacher returning from Africa asked to stay home: In light of Ebola concerns, Trinity, health officials say it’s ‘just a precaution’

October 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

A recent decision by Dickinson Catholic Schools to ask a Trinity Elementary teacher to stay home upon returning from a trip to Zambia is just a precautionary measure in response to concerns over the Ebola virus, school administrators said.
The teach…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Teacher returning from Africa asked to stay home: In light of Ebola concerns, Trinity, health officials say it’s ‘just a precaution’

October 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

A recent decision by Dickinson Catholic Schools to ask a Trinity Elementary teacher to stay home upon returning from a trip to Zambia is just a precautionary measure in response to concerns over the Ebola virus, school administrators said.
The teach…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Woman accused of taking $20k from McDonald’s

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — A former Devils Lake restaurant manager is facing felony charges in connection with the theft of more than $20,000 from the business.
Amber Aldinger-Cross, 31, has been formally charged with felony theft of property from the McDonald…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Measure 5 backers file complaint over ads by oil industry group: Campaigns on conservation issue continue to pick at each other’s ads

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Backers of a North Dakota ballot measure that would create a conservation fund with oil tax revenue complained Thursday that the American Petroleum Institute’s campaign ads against the measure violate state law.

Steve Adair, chairma…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Measure 5 backers file complaint over ads by oil industry group: Campaigns on conservation issue continue to pick at each other’s ads

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Backers of a North Dakota ballot measure that would create a conservation fund with oil tax revenue complained Thursday that the American Petroleum Institute’s campaign ads against the measure violate state law.

Steve Adair, chairma…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Citing oil boom, HUD raises limits for housing vouchers in western N.D.

October 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The federal government has agreed to raise the dollar limits for housing vouchers in nine western North Dakota counties facing a housing crunch and higher rental rates because of the state’s oil boom.

The change was expected to be h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Info on missing woman sought

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing woman.

Sandra (Sandy) Leist, 48, has not had any contact with family members since early Sunday at which time her location was unknown…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Info on missing woman sought

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing woman.

Sandra (Sandy) Leist, 48, has not had any contact with family members since early Sunday at which time her location was unknown…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com