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Body found in Red River identified as missing student

June 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – Andrew Sadek seemed to vanish after he was last seen on surveillance leaving his dormitory in predawn darkness.

The search for the 20-year-old student ended Saturday when a body found in the Red River north of Breckenridge …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2-year-old in ‘good condition’ after fall from third floor

May 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A 2-year-old boy who fell out of a third-story window at a University of North Dakota apartment complex Tuesday was in “good condition” at Altru Hospital, according to University Police.
The toddler suffered non-life-threatening …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Tribal leaders urge UND to take action on racism: ‘Expel the students’ who wore offensive T-shirts

May 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Tribal college leaders asked for swift disciplinary action against the group of University of North Dakota students behind the “Siouxper Drunk” T-shirts that showed up on social media last week.

Several leaders, many of them forme…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

New Bakken workers? Oil, gas industry shows interest in drones

May 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

“Drone central.”
“The Silicon Valley for unmanned aircraft.”
North Dakota.
With the oil and gas industry in the western side of the state always looking to be more efficient, and ongoing research at the University of North Dakota on the ea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

GF attracts another UAS firm: Official says area will attract more businesses in UAS industry this year

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota Center of Innovation has added another tenant in the unmanned aircraft system industry to its facility and officials say that company won’t be the last addition this year.

The center signed an agreem…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Getting more doctors for N.D.: A key retention tool, in-state residencies, is maxed out now but officials expect more

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Michelle Placke grew up in the small town of Beulah with a dentist for a father and a nurse for a mother, so she knew she wanted to be a doctor at an early age.

After getting her medical training in Houston, Placke said her first choice to complet…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Getting more doctors for N.D.: A key retention tool, in-state residencies, is maxed out now but officials expect more

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Michelle Placke grew up in the small town of Beulah with a dentist for a father and a nurse for a mother, so she knew she wanted to be a doctor at an early age.

After getting her medical training in Houston, Placke said her first choice to complet…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug arrests at UND above average, data show: Campus police cite aggressive response for higher arrest rate

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — In recent years, the University of North Dakota has seen more drug-related arrests on average than at comparable institutions, which campus police attribute to their more aggressive response.

In 2012, about four out of every 1,000 U…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug arrests at UND above average, data show: Campus police cite aggressive response for higher arrest rate

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — In recent years, the University of North Dakota has seen more drug-related arrests on average than at comparable institutions, which campus police attribute to their more aggressive response.

In 2012, about four out of every 1,000 U…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com