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Man hospitalized after being shot Wednesday by Belfield police chief

December 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

BELFIELD — The Belfield city attorney and Stark County state’s attorney have released details of a Wednesday shooting in Belfield, confirming that Belfield’s police chief shot and injured a California man.

Richard John Treff, 28, was transpo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases closed Nov. 17 to Dec. 1

December 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Actual physical control while under the influence — Nicholas Kersting, Dickinson, $1,750, 30 days jail, 20 days suspended, 1 day time served. Damian Luckett, Dickinson, $750, 30 days jail, 25 days suspended, 5 days time served.
Assault — Melissa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Stark County puts hiring freeze on sheriff’s office until Oestreich starts

November 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

Adding salt to the wound of being voted out of office after 12 years as sheriff, Stark County commissioners Monday put a hiring freeze on the sheriff’s office until Clarence Tuhy’s term is up.

Saying they wanted to allow for a smooth transition fo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases closed Oct. 24 to Nov. 3

November 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

Actual physical control while under the influence — Damian Luckett, Dickinson, $1525, 30 days jail, 20 days suspended, 10 days time served.
Assault — Debra Tarnowski, Dickinson. $600, 15 days jail, 14 days suspended, 1 day time served.
Care req…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases closed Oct. 24 to Nov. 3

November 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

Actual physical control while under the influence — Damian Luckett, Dickinson, $1525, 30 days jail, 20 days suspended, 10 days time served.
Assault — Debra Tarnowski, Dickinson. $600, 15 days jail, 14 days suspended, 1 day time served.
Care req…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Tuhy, Oestreich vie for Stark County Sheriff’s office

October 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

If next month’s election is anything like June’s primary, Stark County could have a new sheriff.
Dickinson Police Detective Terry Oestreich received almost 61 percent of the vote against incumbent Clarence Tuhy’s 39 percent then, but Tuhy said…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Man pleads to illegal saltwater disposal charges

September 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A Kalispell, Mont., man pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to 11 charges relating to the operation of a saltwater disposal well near Dickinson in an ongoing investigation that could result in more charges.
Nathan Garber, 45, operate…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pruett pleads guilty to two assault charges

September 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

A man accused of sexually assaulting an infant could face life in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to charges of gross sexual imposition and aggravated assault.

Dan Pruett, 44, was arrested in November after Dickinson Police investigated an a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pruett pleads guilty to two assault charges

September 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

A man accused of sexually assaulting an infant could face life in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to charges of gross sexual imposition and aggravated assault.

Dan Pruett, 44, was arrested in November after Dickinson Police investigated an a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sun power: Stark County invests in solar-powered speed signs

September 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

A partnership between the Stark County Sheriff’s Department and the Southwest Coalition of Safe Communities is working to decrease incidents of speeding and dangerous driving by installing five solar-powered signs around the region, with more to co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com