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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
August 11, 2016
N.D. sees lowest number of abortions in 2015 since recordkeeping began
BISMARCK — Abortions performed in North Dakota hit their lowest number last year since recordkeeping began in the 1980s, which the director...
August 11, 2016 - 5:42pm
June 30, 2016
Federal judge blocks Indiana abortion law
A federal judge on Thursday blocked an Indiana law prohibiting abortions based on genetic abnormalities, according to court documents. U.S. District...
News/Nation and World
June 30, 2016 - 5:15pm
June 28, 2016
Other Views: Supreme Court’s abortion decision consistent
FARGO — The U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-3 ruling Monday striking down Texas laws that required abortion clinic doctors to have admitting privileges at a local hospital is consistent with the court’s rulings on abortion since the landmark Roe v. Wade case more than 40 years ago. The...
June 28, 2016 - 10:11pm
June 27, 2016
Overturning of Texas abortion law could revive challenge to N.D. law requiring admitting privileges
BISMARCK – A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday striking down a Texas law that required abortion clinic doctors to have admitting privileges...
June 27, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 25, 2016
With new abortion ruling coming soon, protest clashes heighten at Fargo clinic
FARGO -- Police here were summoned twice his month to North Dakota’s only abortion clinic due to disputes over protests, clashes that come...
June 25, 2016 - 8:53pm
June 10, 2016
Stenehjem attacks Burgum on abortion stance in final debate
BISMARCK – In their final debate before Tuesday’s primary election, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem on Friday attacked Fargo businessman Doug Burgum’s claim that he is pro-life, accusing him of asking Gov. Jack Dalrymple to veto an anti-abortion bill, which Burgum denied doing....
June 10, 2016 - 7:38pm
May 25, 2016
Letter: We know where Stenehjem is at on abortion
Since the beginning of his campaign, Doug Burgum’s stance on abortion has been unclear. In this week’s interview with the North Dakota Family Alliance, his responses were no less flimsy and noncommittal than they have been in the past. He gave no explicit response when asked...
May 25, 2016 - 11:28pm
April 28, 2016
Letter: What is so ‘joyful about ending human life?
The director of North Dakota’s lone abortion clinic, Tammi Kromenaker, expects a REBOUND in the percent of abortions performed through medication after the recent Food and Drug Administration approval of a revised drug label and is very pleased that the method is back! It appears...
April 28, 2016 - 11:56pm
April 14, 2016
‘Judo Jesus’ fined for fight outside women's clinic
FARGO -- A judge has ordered a Fargo man to pay a $400 fine for fighting someone outside the downtown Red River Women's Clinic last year. In...
April 14, 2016 - 5:32pm
April 12, 2016
Abortion law costs North Dakota $245,000 in legal fees
BISMARCK -- The state of North Dakota will pay $245,000 in attorney’s fees after losing a challenge to an abortion law passed by the Legislature in 2013. The money will go to the New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights, which provides legal representation to the Red River...
April 12, 2016 - 9:52pm
March 30, 2016
FDA decision will boost access to medication abortions in Fargo, elsewhere
BISMARCK – Abortion opponents suffered a blow Wednesday when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new label expanding the authorized use of a drug used in medication abortions, making the option cheaper and accessible to “many more women,” a lawyer for North Dakota’s...
News/Nation and World
March 30, 2016 - 5:13pm
January 19, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to review Arkansas’ 12-week abortion ban sets stage for decision on N.D.’s six-week ban
BISMARCK – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to review Arkansas’ ban on abortion at 12 weeks of pregnancy, setting the stage for a decision on North Dakota’s petition for review of its six-week abortion ban that would be the strictest in the nation. North Dakota Attorney...
January 19, 2016 - 3:01pm
January 18, 2016
Letter: Forum editorial defends Burgum’s ‘enlightened’ pro-abortion rights stance
Doug Burgum recently entered the race for the gubernatorial nomination. When I asked him if all North Dakotans had a right to life, he said that he wasn’t going to comment on controversial issues at this point in the campaign, and he was sick of having to answer this question so...
January 18, 2016 - 10:45pm
November 19, 2015
ND petitions Supreme Court to take up fetal heartbeat abortion ban
BISMARCK – North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to take up a state law blocked last year that would prohibit abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which would be the most restrictive abortion ban in the nation. The law...
News/crime and courts
November 19, 2015 - 12:44pm
November 13, 2015
Stenehjem: Supreme Court’s ruling on Texas abortion law could affect N.D. admitting privileges requirement
BISMARCK – The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision Friday to take up a Texas law that requires abortion clinic doctors to have admitting privileges at a local hospital could affect a similar law already in place in North Dakota, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said. “What the...
November 13, 2015 - 5:23pm