June 12, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Census figures show that 221 Chinese people lived in Lawrence County more than a century ago, though some historians estimate that more than 400 Chinese people lived in Deadwood’s Chinatown alone. Continue Reading
May 28, 2013 in The Daily Republic
4 taken to hospital after spooked horse causes accident.
May 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WILLISTON Police activity is busier in western North Dakota, but it’s not the Wild West, says a researcher studying the impact of the oil boom on law enforcement. Continue Reading
March 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
No one will swing from a gallows in Medora.
March 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
DEADWOOD, S.D. (AP) The store signs of this Old West village are drawn with a typeface reminiscent of “Wanted: Dead or Alive” posters. The streets are paved with bricks that evoke the dusty 1800s. Continue Reading
December 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Literature is full of flamboyant B.S. artists, right up to James Frey. All of them tried to pass off pure fiction as non-fiction. Frey didn’t want to be found out, but Ned Buntline seems not to have cared. Continue Reading