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Blizzard brings southwest N.D. to a crawl

March 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

An early spring blizzard brought life in busy southwest North Dakota to a crawl on Monday morning as the area was slammed with nearly a foot of heavy, wet snow and high winds following Sunday afternoon rains.

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Blizzard brings southwest N.D. to a crawl

March 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

An early spring blizzard brought life in busy southwest North Dakota to a crawl on Monday morning as the area was slammed with nearly a foot of heavy, wet snow and high winds following Sunday afternoon rains.

All area schools have been cancelled a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Southwest ND: More jobs than people

March 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Area officials like to joke that there are more jobs than people in southwest North Dakota, but there’s a possibility that their joke is a fact. Continue Reading

NCLB: Many southwest North Dakota schools fail to meet progress goals

June 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

More than half of the schools in southwest North Dakota failed to meet the goals of the Adequate Yearly Progress test instituted by No Child Left Behind. Education officials said Friday the results come as no surprise. Continue Reading

Poverty rising in southwest ND

December 3, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

The number of children living in poverty in southwestern North Dakota spiked last year, a recently released U.S. Census Bureau report states, even though many southwest counties reported a dip in the number of people living in poverty in 2009.
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No flooding worries in SW North Dakota

April 6, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Flooding concerns increased with the water levels in southwest North Dakota this weekend, but now local officials and the National Weather Service say the worries have been washed away.
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Interest expressed in area uranium mining

November 6, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

State officials are working to draft policies after interest has been expressed in mining uranium and other elements in southwest North Dakota, a practice that hasn’t been conducted since the late 70s. Continue Reading