November 7, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Representative-elect Alan Fehr, R-Dickinson, will join incumbent Mike Schatz, R-New England, in representing District 36 in North Dakota’s State Legislature. Fehr came away with 26 percent of the vote and Schatz captured 33 percent, according to the North Dakota Secretary of State. Continue Reading
November 6, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
The District 36 Senate seat that was left open by George Nodland of Dickinson will go to Republican Kelly Armstrong over Democrat Rich Brauhn.
November 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
State Senate candidate Shirley Meyer, D-Dickinson, center, introduces a crowd of supporters to Democrats Brad Crabtree, a candidate for the North Dakota Public Service Commission, and Heidi Heitkamp, U.S. Senate candidate, during a final rally Friday at Dakota Diner in Dickinson. Continue Reading
October 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
If unlimited money and the super PACs that provide it are allowed to run free in North Dakota, the state’s political climate can be ruined, Democrat candidates said Friday. Continue Reading
October 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
MINOT The state’s oil-producing counties are building a united front to change how oil tax revenue is distributed so they can better keep up with rapid growth. Continue Reading
August 17, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Southwest North Dakota has a lot on its plate as the fall elections near. Oil production has helped drive down the state’s unemployment rate, but the benefits do not come without their drawbacks. Continue Reading
April 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
The District 36 Democratic Party has filled its slate for state legislative candidates, officials announced Monday. Continue Reading
January 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Luke and Ben Simons grew up discussing politics. Now the two brothers are taking a shot at it.
October 25, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
Ten years have passed since President George W. Bush signed the 2001 Patriot Act, but some people still have strong feelings on the controversial bill used to prevent terrorism.