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Plans for new construction at Dickinson High School moving forward  KFYR-TV

Plans are moving forward to address overcrowding at Dickinson High School. Last fall, we told you about how the building, which is more than 50 years old, ...



UPDATE: Bond referendum for new Dickinson high school fails  KFYR-TV

Dickinson residents are voting Tuesday on a $115 million bond referendum for a new high school.



Dickinson High School dealing with overcrowding  KFYR-TV

Dickinson High School officials are looking at plans for a new or remodeled school.



Dickinson School District officials react after bond fails  KFYR-TV

Voters in Dickinson have rejected a $115 million bond to build a new high school.



One size doesn't fit all: Why a new DHS could be bigger than its eastern counterparts  The Dickinson Press

The proposed new Dickinson High School will be 365,000 square feet and have a capacity of 1,600 students. Some community members in the district's last ...



School district is looking for Yes vote on school bond referendum  KXNet.com

Dickinson, ND needs a new public high school and community leaders want your vote. Dickinson's Vote Yes Committee is asking voters to vote Yes on a $115 ...



How $115 million bond for DHS would impact your taxes  The Dickinson Press

In the latest community forum, Superintendent Shon Hocker informed those in attendance that the $115 million bond the district is requesting would add a school ...



New design option: DHS unveils plans for new school at public...  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson School District held a public forum on the possible construction of a new high school last night in which it laid out its most recent plans and ...



DHS bond referendum: District, CMAR answer your questions  The Dickinson Press

Superintendent of Dickinson Public Schools Shon Hocker and Vice President of JE Dunn, Marc Mellmer, answer commonly asked questions about the ...



DHS to implement career-based academies  The Dickinson Press

After receiving mostly positive feedback on a staff survey, Dickinson High School will move forward with creating an academy model for classes, which places ...



School district looks to alternative options after bond referendum fails  KXNet.com

The $115 million bond referendum to construct a new 1600 capacity high school and future elementary school in Dickinson didn't get the voters approval ...



'That ship sailed years ago': Concerns raised regarding bond for new school  The Dickinson Press

During Wednesday night's Dickinson High School forum, Superintendent Shon Hocker addressed the need for a new elementary school in addition to a new ...



'We don't want it to end': Dickinson High takes home fourth consecutive...  The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN — Hanging to the left of a scoreboard inside the Jerry Meyer Arena, an orange sign with black and white lettering read: "It doesn't get easier, you ...



$115 million bond fails to pass, unofficially  The Dickinson Press

After months of contentious debate, voters in Dickinson voted against the bond referendum to build a new high school and partially fund a new elementary ...



North Dakota aims to snap Badlands Bowl losing streak against Montana  The Dickinson Press

The best high school football seniors from North Dakota packed their bags, football pads and cleats on Friday, June 14. They hit the road and headed west.



Off and running: Williston Invite gives Dickinson track and field reason for hope in 2019  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High School officially marked its change in the athletic calendar on Monday, Feb. 25, as the Midgets track and field teams gathered for the first day of ...



'Above and beyond' -- Area teachers surprised with grant money during class  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson Public Schools Foundation awarded almost $25,000 worth of grant monies to schools around the Dickinson Public School District, funding a ...



HS Soccer: Dickinson adds boys, girls programs, could play varsity by fall 2020  KXNet.com

Next school year, Dickinson High will add boys and girls soccer as a sport for the first time ever. Starting in the fall of 2019, the boys will play a JV schedule.



DHS teacher brings escape room concept to classroom  The Dickinson Press

For some students, a classroom can be a place from which they can't wait to escape. Dickinson High School English Language Arts teacher Sheila Hlibichuk's ...



Dickinson High School football preview  KFYR-TV

After going 1-8 last year, the Dickinson Midgets are making sure this will be a better season.



'It just feels so good to finally do it': Fossum wipes away years of frustration, wins state all-around  The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN -- After helping her team capture a state championship, Dickinson High's Ayanna Fossum did not spend the night celebrating. Instead, the junior ...



Capacity issues crowd kids in cafeteria at DHS  The Dickinson Press

It's 11:45 a.m.: lunch time for students at Dickinson High School. The school has about 1,000 students, but you won't find even half of them in the cafeteria.



Ellis Island at Dickinson High School  KFYR-TV

Dickinson High School gathered more than 400 students in the last year to produce an interactive project where visitors could learn and experience what it was ...



'Hopefully they go our way': Dickinson and its improved play faces tough test in upcoming slate  The Dickinson Press

On Friday, May 10, the Dickinson High boys baseball team will travel to Williston to begin its toughest stretch of the season. Playing eight games in a six-day ...



'Really Humbling': Moody transitions from redshirt to solid UND contributor  The Dickinson Press

If there is one word to describe Aanen Moody's approach through the first year and a half of his collegiate basketball career, it might be refinement. Written By: ...



Unlocking creativity: DHS students create escape rooms in Hagen  The Dickinson Press

"Fellow Americans, I know you're probably confused and scared. You should be." The lines from a video announcement created by Dickinson High School ...



Dickinson tennis sweeps Baker, Mont.  The Dickinson Press

In its second home match in three days, the Dickinson High girls tennis team hosted Baker (Mont.) in a non-conference contest on Thursday, April 18, from the ...



'Waiting for a ride': Dickinson Public Schools seeks to improve...  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson Public Schools and school board are examining the accessibility and efficiency of the busing the district provides to students and hope to present ...



Dickinson shows North Dakota toughness in frigid weather  KXNet.com

On Wednesday Dickinson, ND residents showed their North Dakota toughness by brushing off below zero temperatures and frigid wind chills like they were a ...



High school students show off their skills and imagination with escape rooms  KXNet.com

In Dickinson, ND on Wednesday people were locked in rooms, facing life and death circumstances. . . but in a fun way. Dickinson High School students formed ...



School district takes one more step toward a new high school  KXNet.com

Dickinson Public Schools is one step closer to building a new high school and alleviating overcrowding in the district. More than 100 people attended a public ...



Midgets putting the pieces together  The Dickinson Press

In the sport of basketball, a team's personnel often dictates its style of play, which is introduced in practice and molded over the course of the season.



DHS to present Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Nights Dream'  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson High School Drama department will present its first play of the 2018-19 school year, with performances of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by ...



'Our new season': Midgets softball showing signs of improved play  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson High girls softball team has qualified for the Class A state softball tournament in each of the last seven years. With the team coming off an ...



Midgets look to break into win column on Senior Night  The Dickinson Press

If history is an indicator, the Dickinson High School football team should like its chances to pick up its first victory of the season on Friday, Oct. 5, when Williston ...



Dickinson boys fighting to place at state swim and dive meet...  The Dickinson Press

The 2018-19 swimming and diving season has nearly reached its conclusion, and after months of hard work, the Dickinson High boys swimming and diving ...



DHS starts breakfast program: Celebrating National School Lunch Week  The Dickinson Press

Finding time to eat breakfast can be a challenge for high school students, especially those who have practice before school or who are riding a bus. It's become ...



HS Athlete of the Week - Meghan Ackerman  The Dickinson Press

Meghan Ackerman, a senior on the Dickinson High gymnastics team, won two events during the Fern Pokorny Invite as the Midgets earn an overall score of ...



DHS students take 1st, 3rd place in Science Olympiad  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High School took two teams to this year's Science Olympiad, competing against 18 other high schools. One team took first place; the other, third.



DHS Cheer Team wins top awards at state; Teandra Schneider named all-around cheerleader  The Dickinson Press

Imagine a gymnasium filled with the energy of multiple cheer teams, parents who are dressed in orange and black, holding up crazy signs and chanting and ...



Locked in: Pitching and patience paves way for Dickinson's sweep over Mandan  The Dickinson Press

Whenever pitcher Kobe Krenz fell behind a batter, Dickinson High baseball head coach Pete Dobitz would remind his junior on the mound to attack the zone in ...



'No one fights alone': Dickinson High fans show support for Jorda...  The Dickinson Press

After victories in its last two contests, the Dickinson High volleyball team met its match in Mandan, a team that has only dropped a single set in its four previous ...



The next level: Local athletes sign to continue competing in college  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High School seniors Kennedy and Kamryn Kuntz have done everything together for their whole lives, and when they graduate and go to college, that ...



Have you seen this girl? -- Dickinson Police searching for runaway teen; mother pleads for help  The Dickinson Press

On Friday, 16-year-old Chloe Anton left school and hasn't been seen by her family since. The Dickinson Police Department's search for the runaway Dickinson ...



Midgets fall to Mandan, will be third seed at WDA  The Dickinson Press

With a chance to improve its seeding for the upcoming West Region tournament, the Dickinson High girls tennis team dropped its regular-season finale to ...



DHS expansion planning continues as workshop discusses options  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson Public School Board met for a noontime workshop on Wednesday where they discussed the design proposal for Dickinson High School, which ...



Second-half surge pushes Midgets by Braves  The Dickinson Press

With six minutes and 18 seconds remaining in a nip-and-tuck battle against Turtle Mountain Community High School, the Dickinson High boys basketball team ...



New superintendent at home in Dickinson  The Dickinson Press

He comes from a smaller school district in Wyoming, where he was named 2016 Wyoming Superintendent of the Year. That district, like Dickinson, experienced ...



DHS raises over $2500 for Nadvornik family  The Dickinson Press

The Nadvornik family, who lost their home in a fire last November, gathered in Jerrica Pribula's classroom at Dickinson High School on Thursday to receive gifts ...



'It blew me away': Dickinson improves to 3-0 in WDA with thrilling win over Bismarck Legacy  The Dickinson Press

In its second home conference matchup of the season, the Dickinson High girls tennis team not only faced off against one of the toughest teams in the West ...



Granting Lauren's wish: She receives puppy through Make-A-Wish  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High School senior Lauren Jorda kept asking her family to get another dog, especially since their lab died a couple of summers ago. It didn't happen, ...



Krenz, Mavity come up big: Guards help Dickinson hold off Bismarck...  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High junior guard Kobe Krenz is the arguably the team's best shooter, and against Bismarck St. Mary's, his featherly touch from the outside was on full ...



New DHS principal named  The Dickinson Press

Kevin Hoherz will be the new principal for Dickinson High School. In his decades-long teaching career he has been a coach, teacher and administrator around ...



Jung becomes a state champion: Senior takes the high jump, Dickinson tied for sixth after day one  The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK -- Locally, the highlight from day one of the Class A Track and Field state meet came from Gabby Jung. Competing in her final state meet, the ...



'Helping me pursue my dream': Ackerman, Shepard sign letters...  The Dickinson Press

Whether she was going to continue her track and field career collegiately or not, Dickinson High senior Meghan Ackerman had every intention of attending North ...



Dickinson State Blue Hawks Announce 2019 Signing Class  Victory Sports Network

2019 Dickinson State Football Signing Class. Morgan Wardner - 5'10, 170, WR - Dickinson High School, ND. Wardner was an All- WDA and All-State selection ...



One for the record books: Ackerman, Fossum highlight Midgets' historic day  The Dickinson Press

On the second pass of her floor routine during the Fern Pokorny Memorial Invitational, Dickinson High's Meghan Ackerman carried too much speed and ...



DPS enrollment rises by more than 250 students  The Dickinson Press

Due to jumps in students at Dickinson High School and the newly-opened Dickinson Middle School, the district has seen a sizable increase in student ...



Trustem stepping down as Chamber director  The Dickinson Press

Sarah Trustem is stepping down as executive director of the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce. Trustem is leaving to join Dickinson Public Schools as ...



The Patriots' way: Bismarck Century ends Dickinson's season...  The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK — In its West Region Tournament quarterfinal against No. 1 Jamestown, the Dickinson High boys basketball team relinquished twice as many ...



'A down day': Midgets take sixth as hosts of Carlson Booster Invite  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High School track and field runner Mustafa Taylor has had a solid spring in his sophomore campaign. Having qualified for the state meet in five events ...



The Browery brings micro-blading to Dickinson  The Dickinson Press

The Browery, located at 27 First St. W., offers eyebrow microblading services in Dickinson. Owner Lynelle Pfremmer says it is preferable to eyebrow tattooing.



Midgets meet their match in Majettes, earn first conference loss  The Dickinson Press

On April 12, the Dickinson High girls tennis team began its 2019 campaign at the Minot Invitational. There, the Midgets lost 3-2 in non-conference doubles action ...



Farewell, Mr. Dockter: DHS Principal resigns after 40 years in education  The Dickinson Press

After 40 years of working in education, Ron Dockter is stepping down as principal of Dickinson High School, a title he has held for 14 years. He bids farewell to a ...



Morgan makes magic: Wardner accounts for all five Midgets scores as Dickinson defeats Williston  The Dickinson Press

Seventeen seniors from the Dickinson High School football team stepped onto Fisher Field at the Biesiot Activities Center for the final time in their black and ...



Klein carries Mandan to victory over Dickinson  The Dickinson Press

After splitting a pair of free throws during the second half against Dickinson, Mandan center Elijah Klein lurked in the backcourt as the Midgets struggled to ...



Patriotic wheels: Midgets struggle against Bismarck Century ground game in homecoming rout  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High senior defensive line Kyler Benfiet had a sack well within his grasp. With seconds ticking before the halftime break, Benfiet rushed into the ...



Blotter round-up -- Break-ins, assaults and runaways dominate area crime  The Dickinson Press

On Jan. 17, at 10:20 a.m. the Dickinson Police Department received a report of possible sexual abuse of a 4-year-old female. The matter remains under ...



Midgets set for matchup against Class-A Goliath: Jamestown  The Dickinson Press

In its final three regular-season contests, the Dickinson High boys basketball team has allowed an average of 45.3 points on better than 50 percent shooting ...



Dickinson High speech team wins third at state  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson High School speech team celebrated individual and team awards during the 66th annual North Dakota High School Activities Assn.Class A ...



'We just band together': Various communities show 'love and...  The Dickinson Press

Minutes before the Dickinson High volleyball team hit the floor for pre-match warmups against Mandan at home on Sept. 13, senior setter Lauren Jorda was at a ...



UND's Aanen Moody charting a different course  Grand Forks Herald

When he was a young kid, UND freshman guard Aanen Moody's family didn't take much of a stance on the North Dakota-North Dakota State rivalry despite ...



'We are putting something together': Jorda, singles play among highlights in Midgets home opener against Williston  The Dickinson Press

Following a successful showing during the season-opening weekend in Minot, the Dickinson High girls tennis team began its home schedule against Williston ...



Small school, big impact: Southwest offers students alternative to traditional high school  The Dickinson Press

Southwest Community High School is a small alternative school with just 27 students and three teachers, but it makes a big impact. It offers students an ...



Midgets game, but Century too strong: Patriots pull away against Dickinson on opening night  The Dickinson Press

During the first half of its season opener against the defending Class A champs, the Dickinson High girls basketball team not only competed with Bismarck ...



'We expect to come out flying': DHS boys hockey begins season aiming for fourth straight state appearance  The Dickinson Press

For the first time in five years, the Dickinson High boys hockey team opened with victories in its first three games last season, outscoring Williston, Mandan and ...



City installed 3488 feet of sidewalk in 2018  The Dickinson Press

The City of Dickinson installed 3,488 linear feet of sidewalk in 2018. Craig Kubas, city engineer, called the 2018 program "very successful." "They were a long ...



Fargo Davies surges by Dickinson in possible state tournament...  The Dickinson Press

For the second consecutive season, the Dickinson High girls hockey team punched its ticket to NDHSAA state tournament following a 3-0 victory at Jamestown ...



Free throws help Midgets hold on late against Williston  The Dickinson Press

With junior point guard Kobe Krenz bringing the ball up the court, Dickinson head coach Dan Glasser took a couple of steps on the floor to call a timeout with ...



Blue Jays put up 101 in win over Midgets  The Dickinson Press

Entering a road contest against Dickinson, the No. 1 ranked Jamestown boys basketball team had defeated all of its previous 14 opponents by an average of 25 ...



Midgets gymnastics repeat as WDA champion  The Dickinson Press

MINOT -- After the Dickinson High gymnastics team completed its third event at the WDA Championship meet, the girls sat on a mat near the balance beam, ...



Dickinson produces at WDA through damp day  The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK -- Originally set to take place from the Biesiot Activities Center, the West Region track and field meet was moved to the MDU Resources Community ...



Fourth graders bring donations to family who lost home in fi...  The Dickinson Press

Tabetha Nadvornik was making dinner for her family November 5 when the fire alarm sounded. Smoke rolled from her bedroom, which had become like a "wall ...



Thinking about the future: Dickinson Public Schools hosts public forum about the future of Dickinson High School  The Dickinson Press

More than 100 people gathered at Dickinson High School on Tuesday night to discuss the future of the high school and what education could look like by the ...



'A very successful day': Three Midgets state-qualify at WDA Last Chance Meet  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High's Ryan Campbell has been on the cusp of breaking through. The sophomore entered the WDA Last Chance Meet on Monday, May 13 just short ...



World-class tutors: Fitter and Faster swimming program comes to Dickinson  The Dickinson Press

One week removed from helping the Dickinson High girls swim and dive team collect eighth place at the North Dakota State Swimming and Diving Meet, ...



More than 100 years of experience leaving Dickinson schools  KFYR-TV

Three educators from Dickinson School Public schools are stepping away after this year.



Guess who's back?: Jorda returns as Midgets notch a victory against Turtle Mountain  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High senior setter Lauren Jorda thought her season was over. Jorda, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer on Sept. 6, played what was thought to ...



Midgets leaning on youth without their leader: Jorda injury serves as opportunity for others to fill the void  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson High volleyball team is coming off a season where it finished with a 4-14 record in West Region play and 10-29 overall. If the Midgets intend to ...



Demons dominate Midgets on the defensive end  The Dickinson Press

Over the last two-and-half weeks, the young and inexperienced Dickinson High boys basketball team has played its best stretch of basketball through two-thirds ...



High School Athlete of the Week - Dawson Wilson  The Dickinson Press

Despite falling short of competing in the 1-meter diving finals during the boys state swimming and diving meet, Dawson Wilson, a freshman on the Dickinson ...



Midgets head to state with four consecutive titles in sight  The Dickinson Press

Another state championship weekend has arrived on the North Dakota high school gymnastics landscape and, as has been the case through much of his tenure, ...



' I love them so much' -- meet Mara Ballard, animal lover and future wildlife veterinarian  The Dickinson Press

Dickinson High School Senior Mara Ballard has known what she wanted to do in life since Kindergarten -- be a veterinarian. "Unlike most teenagers or kids, ...



Midgets freight train: Dickinson rips off eight goals in season-opening romp over Williston  The Dickinson Press

Once the pre-game warmups were complete, the zamboni circled the rink and the puck dropped at center-ice, the Dickinson High girls hockey team and its ...



Just off the mark: Dickinson drops home opener against Bismarck Century  The Dickinson Press

In each game of a conference-opening doubleheader against Bismarck Century, the Dickinson High girls softball team brought the tying run to the plate while ...



Dickinson earns home win over non-conference opponent Valley City  The Dickinson Press

Producing runs isn't an issue for the Dickinson High girls softball team. Scoring more than 10 runs in three of its first four games, the Midgets' high-octane ...



'Competing against yourself' - United States Powerlifting Association's ND Open held in Dickinson  The Dickinson Press

A sizeable crowd gathered at the National Guard Armory Saturday to cheer on competitors during the United States Powerlifting Association's North Dakota ...



Bismarck St. Mary's uses pair of 10-0 runs to get by Dickinson  The Dickinson Press

In its first home game of 2019, the Dickinson High girls basketball team played even through much of its contest with Bismarck St. Mary's on Tuesday, Jan. 8.



Dickinson High names graduation speakers  The Dickinson Press

Mike Herauf, Elizabeth Yoder and Rachel Andrus will talk about their high school experiences when they speak at Dickinson High School's commencement ...



Skating on their heels: Midgets pelted by Fargo North-South offensive...  The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson High girls hockey team could not muster enough offense against Fargo North-South, falling at home 7-1 on Saturday, Dec. 1, from the West River ...



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