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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
July 27, 2012
NDUS chancellor: Student fee expenditures 'common place'
BISMARCK -- Many of the issues raised in a scathing audit of how North Dakota State University and the University of North Dakota have spent student fees are simply "common practice" in higher education and not a sign of problems, North Dakota University System Chancellor Hamid Shirvani...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Audit: NDSU, UND inappropriately spent student fees
FARGO -- Students applying to North Dakota State University's graduate school bought an $11,000 first-class ticket to India for the school's dean for a recruiting trip, and the University of North Dakota's graduate school applicants indirectly bought five iPads for university employees...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 17, 2012
International student policy to change after DSU trouble
BISMARCK -- The State Board of Higher Education is working to tighten admission policies for international students after fake transcripts and bogus degrees became evident at Dickinson State University. On Wednesday during its meeting at Bismarck State College, the board approved...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 24, 2012
NAIA: DSU did not break rules for athletes
A performance audit of Dickinson State University states that the school did not commit any National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics...
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
Audit: DSU out of compliance
Dickinson State University is out of compliance with numerous policies, according to the results of a performance audit conducted by the Office...
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2012
Dickinson State University president expects no 'earth-shattering' developments with newest audit
The final audit regarding a degree-scandal at Dickinson State University is in draft form and is expected to be released next week, officials...
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 8, 2012
DSU: Improper documentation found for 30 more students; Some had none
Nearly 30 more Dickinson State University international students than originally reported do not have proper documentation and some have none,...
March 8, 2012 - 12:00am
March 3, 2012
Lawmakers question DSU
BISMARCK -- State lawmakers had sharp questions Friday about why it took so long to discover problems with a Dickinson State University program...
March 3, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
DSU president: Rest of programs are clean
WAHPETON -- A new audit of Dickinson State University programs turned up no irregularities beyond those unearthed in certain international programs earlier this month, the school's president said Thursday. A university system auditor combed through a sampling of 158 student files...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
LaPlante didn't know about audit before death
Dickinson State University officials say a dean who committed suicide Friday didn't know about the contents of a scathing audit of some of the...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 14, 2012
DSU continues educating: Interim vice president of academic affairs selected
While the events that unraveled at Dickinson State University on Feb. 10 were disturbing, students, staff and faculty are taking the opportunity...
February 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 11, 2012
DSU awarded unearned degrees; Officials evaluating employee roles in policy violations
Dickinson State University is still evaluating which employees were involved with violating policies that resulted in hundreds of international...
February 11, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2011
Report released today shows about 180 people enrolled as Dickinson State University students without their knowledge
An internal review of Dickinson State University's enrollment released this afternoon shows about 180 people were registered as students in the fall without their consent or knowledge.
August 4, 2011 - 3:40pm
May 6, 2010
Audit finds problem with BAC funding
Dickinson State University, along with two other state universities, was found to be in noncompliance with capital projects requirements, according to a performance audit released Wednesday. Audit information states approval to change the financing of the Badlands Activities Center...
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am