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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
January 15, 2017
ND bill could hike cost of nursing home care to cover budget cuts
FARGO—Nursing home residents could be forced to pay hundreds of dollars more per month under a legislative proposal to charges a new fee...
January 15, 2017 - 7:30am
October 25, 2016
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
A lobbying group representing older Americans sued the Obama administration on Monday, Oct. 24, claiming regulations for programs designed to rein in employee health care costs will subject workers to invasions of their medical privacy. Rules released in May by the U.S. Equal Employment...
News/Nation and World
October 25, 2016 - 10:48am
October 10, 2016
N.D. gubernatorial candidates focus on state budget, pipeline in final debate
FARGO—The three candidates for North Dakota governor debated one final time Monday before the November election. The roughly half-hour...
October 10, 2016 - 9:16pm
May 24, 2016
AARP volunteers call on substance from Trump
BISMARCK -- AARP volunteers on Tuesday called for Republican Party presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump to outline his plan for making Social Security financially stable. Members of AARP joined with the group’s state president Mike Tomasko outside of the Bismarck Event...
May 24, 2016 - 7:19pm
August 31, 2015
MDU scales back requested rate hike, but AARP still concerned about impact to residential users
BISMARCK – Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. has agreed to scale back a proposal natural gas rate increase for its North Dakota customers, but the AARP still has concerns that residential users will bear too much of the burden. The North Dakota Public Service Commission hosted the...
August 31, 2015 - 6:07pm
May 8, 2015
Older people staying in the workforce, employers try to be flexible
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - At 78, Mary Lou Kurtyka wants to keep working. But she says she doesn't need the money. Instead, her job greeting customers...
May 8, 2015 - 7:27pm
October 17, 2014
AARP North Dakota finds itself in middle of debate over Measure 1
FARGO – The president of AARP North Dakota has resigned after publicly supporting Measure 1 in violation of the organization’s policies. Rodger Wetzel was quoted in a pro-Measure 1 full-page ad in The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead on Sep. 30 and currently appears in a pro-Measure...
October 17, 2014 - 6:24pm
April 9, 2014
ND regulators OK design of MDU rate increase in split vote: Hearing set for wind farm along I-94 in Morton, Stark counties
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved the design of a natural gas rate increase for Montana-Dakota Utilities on Wednesday in a 2-1 vote that had PSC Chairman Brian Kalk siding with the AARP in opposing how the increase was structured. Commissioners had...
April 9, 2014 - 5:36pm
March 19, 2014
Aging in place, a possibility for everyone
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — According to a survey done by AARP in 2011, the number of homeowners who prefer to age in place is on an incline. This is specifically referring to the generation of baby boomers. Essentially, aging in place means a person would prefer to stay in his or her...
March 19, 2014 - 11:45pm
February 20, 2013
Tax commissioner: State 4 percent behind on tax returns
After a brief delay due to federal budget issues, the 2013 tax season is well under way for U.S.
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
The tax man cometh
Ken Haag, Richardton, left, files his income taxes with AARP Tax-aide counselor Leonard Ries on Thursday afternoon at the Dickinson Area Public...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am