Three Of A Kind: Dickinson Family Welcomes Third Child Born On Same Day For Third Straight Year

Life seems to happen in threes for the Stevenson family. Seth and Lauren Stevenson, of Dickinson, were married in 2013 after a three-day engagement just three months after they first met while working on an oilfield site near Camel’s Hump Lake. So it only made sense that on Thursday, for the third consecutive year on…
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Oilfield Worker Earns Scholarship To Continue Education

BISMARCK — Chad Schoch thought he’d work in the North Dakota oilfields for two years, at most. He wanted to roughneck, make and save money, pay off his bills, and then be out by the time he was 30. Six years later, the 34-year-old New England man is one of the state’s two Bakken U…
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Dickinson Airport Recommends United Airlines As Essential Air Service Provider

The Dickinson Airport Authority Commission wanted to keep United Airlines at the Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport, and it will likely get its wish. The commission voted Friday to recommend the U.S. Department of Transportation accept United’s bid for Essential Air Service. A federally subsidized air service contract for $4.16 million would keep United at its…
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Column: Things Are Turning Around At Dickinson State

Things appear to be turning a corner at Dickinson State University. After five years of enrollment and foundation scandals, questionable accreditation, shrinking enrollment and an overall lack of trust in the university, it seems that better days aren’t just on the horizon, they’re here. While we won’t know official enrollment numbers for a while, they…
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Murder Or Accident? Beach Man’s Attorney Claims Shooting Of Friend Was Accidental

BEACH — A late-night combination of “doing tricks” with a pistol and drinking whiskey turned deadly for a Beach man, according to testimony during a preliminary hearing Thursday in Southwest District Court. Richard Young, 24, of Beach, died on June 10, four days after his friend, Gabriel Castro, 23, also of Beach, allegedly shot him…
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