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Stark County Newswire

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  1. Stark County childcare shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 10 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... the only child care program in Dickinson that's full. Only 18 percent of childcare program needs are met in Stark County. According to childcare Aware North Dakota, the county has 735 spots in licensed childcare programs, but the potential demand ...


  2. Semi rollover crash in Stark County kills driver Thursday, September 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 29 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the semi hauling a flatbed trailer went in the ditch off a gravel Stark County road near Gladstone and rolled about 3:20 p.m. Wednesday. The driver was identified as 45-year-old Jared Lewton, of Hettinger.


  3. ND PSC approves 2nd phase of wind farm in Hettinger, Stark countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... c Service commissioner. Total cost of this wind farm is $250 million. The first phase of the project located in Stark county was approved by the North Dakota Public Service Commission last month.


  4. North Dakota panel approves proposed $250 million wind farm Wednesday, July 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    ... 100 megawatts of power. All wind turbines are proposed to be located in Hettinger County. Facilities located in Stark County include underground electrical collection systems and cables.


  5. Community members gather in New England to discuss Brady Wind Farm IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... No decisions were made during the hearing, and the fate of the wind farm is now in the hands of the PSC. If the Stark County phase isn't approved by the PSC, there's a good chance the second phase in Hettinger won't be either.


  6. Family of Eric Haider says they're still searching for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... e answers we need, and we're not stopping. We're in this for the long haul," said Dan Suchan, Haider's father - Stark County State Attorney Tom Henning has never filed criminal charges.


  7. WPX Energy Donates $16,000 to Stark County Dolly Parton Imagination LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    Dalrymple said that The Dolly Parton Imagination Library has brought millions of books to pre-school children across America at no cost to their families. To enroll a child age 0-5 living in Stark County, or to make a donation, please contact Lane Talkington at 701-456-7826 or [email protected]


  8. Esther Cepeda: The long-term effects of a childhood in hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The Janesville Gazette

    In a country where the biggest headlines about food are about the prickly issues of overconsumption and weight loss, prolonged hunger is difficult for most people to relate to. And yet, just as studies have shown how poverty affects brain development and hinders children even before they start school, so are researchers uncovering the very long-term effects of food insufficiency on children.


  9. Stark County Courthouse Up for ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... And we want to make the building usable for the general public including those with disabilities," Ken Zander, Stark County Commissioner. Zander says they plan on holding an open house soon so the public can meet with commissioners and discuss plans ...


  10. N.D. Public Service Commission Surprised by Wind Farm OppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The Public Service Commission was surprised by the amount of opposition at yesterday's wind farm hearing in Stark County. "We need the power," said John Warren.


  11. Hearing on Proposed Wind Farm in Stark County Causes ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    Dickinson City Hall almost reached full capacity with 150 community members voicing their opinions on the proposed Brady Wind Farm. "We feel it's a too densely populated area and there's too many non-participating landowners and residents effected or intruded upon versus the number of people that have benefits," said Concerned Citizens of Stark County spokesperson Tom Riechert.


  12. PSC sets hearings for proposed wind farm in Stark County Thursday, February 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    North Dakota's Public Service Commission has slated public hearings on a proposed wind farm and associated electric transmission line in Stark County.


  13. Dickinson Dispatch Moves to Public Safety CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... so dispatchers are able to spread out a little bit, we also have room for future growth," said Bill Fahlsing, Stark County emergency manager. Dispatchers now have eight monitors instead of four, allowing them to look at all programs at the same ...


  14. Dickinson Dinosaur Museum to Open Doors Once AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    "It was definitely very exciting for a kid, kids all love dinosaurs," said Tyler Schoch, Stark County Historical Society Board president. Though it wasn't until later that Schoch realized his appreciation of learning about the past.


  15. ND Man Arrested for Presidential Dognapping PlotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... he could become violent when off them. "He's got quite a history with the Dickinson Police Department and the Stark County Sheriff's Department, I don't have any involvements with him myself, but he has quite a history here in the Dickinson area," ...


  16. Pipeline leak spills saltwater and oil in Stark County Thursday, January 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    The Health Department says an estimated 5,880 gallons of saltwater and 420 gallons of oil were released at a site operated by C12 Energy North Dakota LLC. It happened Monday about half a mile north of Dickinson.


  17. Pipeline Leak Causes Brine, Oil Spill in Stark CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    A pipeline leak in Stark County has caused a brine spill at a site operated by C12 Energy North Dakota, LLC. The North Dakota Department of Health says it appears no surface water has been effected, but it is continuing to monitor the cleanup.