Monke came to The Dickinson Press in July 2006 as the newspaper's sports editor and was hired as its managing editor in March 2013. During his tenure at The Press, Monke has won multiple awards for sports reporting, feature reporting, column writing, page design and photography. He has been a key member of The Press winning the North Dakota Newspaper Association's General Excellence and Sweepstakes awards in 2009 and 2012, as well as the Press' Sweepstakes win in 2013. As the newspaper's editor, he writes a Sunday column, contributes feature stories, designs pages and oversees the day-to-day operations of the newsroom and editorial staff.
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A Dunn County roustabout service is estimating that $80,000 worth of crude oil was stolen from tanks it maintains at two well sites north of Dunn Center.
Lazy summer weekends at Lake Sakakawea inspired two Dickinson businessmen to take a concoction of seasonings they’d long been made for themselves, and turn it into a product they could sell. Five years later, Brenarsky’s seasoning sauce is a product known throughout North Dakota, and it is slowly gaining a following throughout the country as a secret ingredient in alcoholic beverages, a liquid seasoning for grilled meats and, as its label states, “whatever the heck else you’d like to put it on.”
Dickinson police were searching for the person who shot a 41-year-old man early Friday morning during an attempted burglary at a Dickinson trailer park.
A man and a woman were arrested Thursday after allegedly making methamphetamine in a Dickinson hotel room where they had been staying.
MOTT -- As much as 25 percent of cropland in parts of southwest North Dakota remains unseeded due to wet conditions that have lingered since late May. Duaine Marxen, the...
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A tornado touched down about 5 miles south of Watford City on Monday night, damaging a dozen trailers at an RV camp and causing injuries, according...
DICKINSON, N.D. -- A barking dog named Pebbles helped save the lives of a Dickinson woman and her daughter as a fire was destroying their home early Sunday morning. Amber...
DICKINSON, N.D. - About noon on a weekday, Seth Murphy walked into The BrickHouse Grille, a downtown Dickinson fine dining establishment frequented by business types - a place where there’s...
Twin Cities singer Kat Perkins dedicated one of the great ’80s rock ballads to her father, Mark, on Monday night’s performance of NBC’s “The Voice.” The graduate of Scranton (N.D.) High School, where Mark Perkins is a music teacher, sang the Journey hit “Open Arms” in the playoff round and floored the coaches.
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- There are days, Brent Sanford said, when he struggles to wrap his head around everything happening in his hometown. Ten years ago, Sanford returned to Watford...