Dawn Pruitt | Passionate Impact

Dawn Pruitt | Passionate Impact

Dawn Pruitt with her “little buddy” Veronica “Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” Booker T. Washington Chances are your life has been positively impacted by Dawn Pruitt, even if you’ve never heard of her before today. Dawn is a radiant,...
Rebecca Kasian | Providing Community-Minded Care

Rebecca Kasian | Providing Community-Minded Care

If you had the privilege to grow up in a small town or currently live in one, you know that you have to step up to make your community vibrant as there are less bodies to serve on boards, volunteer on emergency service agencies, and attend school functions. As the...
Amy Hofer | Boots, Boys & Bull Riders

Amy Hofer | Boots, Boys & Bull Riders

Amy and her calf, “Justice.” With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. — Keshavan Nair Amy Hofer, like many women in our corner of North Dakota, lives in a world surrounded by mud, boots and boys. As...
Spotlight on a Young Female Entrepreneur

Spotlight on a Young Female Entrepreneur

Ava and Poppy in front of Poppy’s Coffee Shop. Ava Sickler, a 2022 Dickinson High and Dickinson Online Academy graduate, is the new owner of Poppy’s Coffee Shop located at 2169 2nd Ave West (south of Wal-Mart.)  Ava started working in this very kiosk as a barista when...
Pat Billings | Protecting Hearts

Pat Billings | Protecting Hearts

“If you have the power to change the world for the better, you should do it.” James McGregor Living in Dickinson has never been so safe. For your heart, that is. Pat Billings, an RN/BSN Educator at CHI has been dedicated to making Dickinson a Cardiac Ready...
Melanie Steffan  | Special Teacher – Special Program

Melanie Steffan | Special Teacher – Special Program

“I get by with a little help from my friends”  The Beatles Remember high school? All the normal things you did with your friends. Things like going out for lunch, sneaking away to the convenience store for snacks, going to school dances and going on field trips. Our...