First International Bank Takes Ownership Of Hawks Point

Kelly Peterson assured residents of Hawks Point on Tuesday that “the cloud is off” the assisted living facility on Dickinson State University’s campus as First International Bank and Trust officially took ownership of the property. Peterson, the bank’s president of the western North Dakota region, told around 50 residents and staff that its foreclosure on…
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Grain Storage Bags Saving Farmers Time, Money This Harvest

Though they may look like snowdrifts that somehow survived into the summer, the humongous white plastic bags that are appear on the southwest North Dakota landscape during harvest are full of very valuable commodities. The 300- to 500-foot grain storage devices, which can hold anywhere from 12,000 to 34,000 bushels of wheat, are being used…
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‘Critical’ Witness In DSU Foundation Case To Plead Fifth Amendment

A key witness in the state’s case against the Dickinson State University Foundation is invoking his Fifth Amendment right by refusing to testify. Parrell Grossman, attorney with the North Dakota Attorney General’s Office told Southwest District Judge William Herauf. Grossman, representing the state Thursday during a request for summary judgement hearing, said the “very critical”…
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DSU And Roughrider Commission Working To Keep Fourth Fireworks Display Campus

Despite many Roughrider Days events moving to the new Stark County Fairgrounds south of Dickinson next summer, Fatty Heinz wanted to make sure the Fourth of July fireworks display remained in town. So did Dickinson State University President Tom Mitzel. For the past few weeks, DSU and the Roughrider Commission have been working at finding…
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Unapologetic Toby Keith Heads To 4 Bears With Brash New Single

NEW TOWN — Toby Keith said despite the recent trend to mix more hip-hop flavor into country music, he’s staying true to the roots that have earned him 20 No. 1 singles during a 25-year career. One the most decorated country musicians this century said he’s concerned about the direction his genre is heading, especially…
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