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Witness describes brutal night watching ex-boyfriend kill man, injure another
Former Lake Region State basketball player leads nonprofit
DSU Foundation hearing pushed to late spring or early summer
Police Blotter: Woman reports possible fake soldier scam
Archaeologists find toys, bottles and debris of daily life at former Fargo brothel
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
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
Yoder, Midgets hope to savor experience at Saturday's state cross country meet
Dakota State matchup a tough test for Blue Hawks
9-man playoffs: Raiders set to face Honkers, record-setting QB Rodin
9-man playoffs: Holsteins 'peaking at the right time'
Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
Allan Milton Wallman
Delia "Dee" Hammel
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
October 1, 2016
N.D. Legacy Fund tops $4 billion in less than six years
BISMARCK — Less than six years after North Dakota residents voted to sock away oil and gas tax collections for future generations, the Legacy Fund has topped $4 billion in value, a "phenomenal" feat the state's chief investment officer said speaks to the state's fiscal conservatism....
October 1, 2016 - 11:29am
August 22, 2016
Carlson: It is time for property tax reform
FARGO -- Since 2007, North Dakota has invested nearly $2 billion (yes billion) in property tax relief. The intention was to relieve some of the...
August 22, 2016 - 10:21pm
August 4, 2016
N.D. legislative leaders to propose reforms to avoid future shortfalls
BISMARCK — After dealing with the fallout from a budget forecast that has missed the revenue mark by nearly $1.4 billion, North Dakota legislative leaders said Thursday they plan to propose reforms next session aimed at preventing similar situations in the future. Lawmakers...
August 4, 2016 - 5:57pm
N.D. Legislature adjourns after plugging $310 million budget gap
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers gave final approval Thursday to a bill plugging a projected $310 million budget shortfall, bringing...
August 4, 2016 - 5:50pm
July 29, 2016
N.D. legislative leaders want 'very narrow' focus on budget fix in special session
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers will descend on the Capitol next week for only the 15th special session in state history, with leaders...
July 29, 2016 - 1:14pm
July 27, 2016
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
The North Dakota Democrats have begun their fall campaign in earnest and, as expected, they and their legislative leadership are using the same...
July 27, 2016 - 11:00am
July 18, 2016
GOP lawmaker also crafting bill to stop new N.D. governor’s residence
BISMARCK – A second state lawmaker plans to introduce legislation to delay construction of a new North Dakota governor’s residence, saying...
July 18, 2016 - 11:19am
July 15, 2016
Democratic lawmaker says he’ll try to delay N.D. governor’s residence construction
BISMARCK – A Democratic state lawmaker plans to introduce a bill during next month’s special session that could delay construction of a new...
July 15, 2016 - 3:08pm
June 20, 2016
McFeely: Burgum vs. Carlson could be fiery, but Angry Al should tread lightly
FARGO This is going to be fun, in a blood sport sort of way. At least for those of us paid to watch this stuff. Your average everyday North...
June 20, 2016 - 1:17pm
June 15, 2016
After win, Burgum strikes softer tone on state spending
BISMARCK – Republican legislative leaders who felt unfairly targeted by Doug Burgum’s campaign ads blasting “runaway spending” and the...
June 15, 2016 - 6:36pm
Votes by Democrats helped Burgum but weren’t the difference, observers say
BISMARCK – State Sen. George Sinner didn’t need to see the results of Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary to know that a lot of Democrats voted...
June 15, 2016 - 6:24pm
March 8, 2016
ND lawmakers press Army Corps official for diversion funding assurance
BISMARCK – State lawmakers pressed a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers official here Tuesday for assurances that the federal agency will fund its share of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project beyond the $5 million announced last month that put it on the corps’ to-do list. Col....
March 8, 2016 - 4:57pm
January 18, 2016
ND politicos mum on governor picks
FARGO -- One of the big questions this election season is who will fill Jack Dalrymple's shoes as governor of North Dakota when the Republican's term expires after this year. Right up there is the question of who will get whose endorsement when it comes to Republican candidates. So...
January 18, 2016 - 6:42pm
August 26, 2015
Jacobs: Dalrymple out! Now what?
GRAND FORKS -- During the legislative session, I began telling people that I was pretty sure Jack Dalrymple would run for re-election as governor...
August 26, 2015 - 8:00pm
August 25, 2015
Heitkamp: Decision on governor’s race coming ‘sooner rather than later’
BISMARCK – U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Tuesday she won’t drag out her decision on whether to run for North Dakota governor now that Gov....
August 25, 2015 - 6:09pm