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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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