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9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
Tillerson says one American dead in Spain attack
Barcelona reels under coordinated attacks that claim more than a dozen lives
A tree full of kindness
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Woodworking-- a creative outlet
Northern Plains Ethnic Festival -- a mix of cultures
New preschool to open
Georgia Chrome headed north
Schneider Sisters -- melodies for the bandshell
Wildfire welcomes New England into the fold
DSU volleyball starts their season Sunday
Schatz excited for three-night Outlaws run in North Dakota
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Twins OF Grossman fractures thumb
Port: Stop comparing violent Charlottesville counterprotesters to WWII Veterans
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Port: Republican lawmakers to Library: Put those gay books back in the closet
Port: Rep. Cramer says 'liberal media' would have praised Trump's words on Charlottesville if they'd come from Obama
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Ronald "Ron" L. Buzalsky
Daryl Viggo Anderson
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Gov. Dalrymple uses veto power on 5 bills this session
BISMARCK -- In one of a handful of vetoes in the 2015 session, North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple struck language from passed legislation that...
May 18, 2015 - 11:21am
February 2, 2015
Bill requiring N.D. Legislature to meet annually fails in Senate; similar bill still alive in House
BISMARCK – North Dakota senators on Monday defeated one of two bills proposing that the state Legislature meet annually instead of every other year. Senate Bill 2247 failed on a vote of 19-28. It would have split up the current 80-day legislative session into sessions of...
February 2, 2015 - 5:01pm
January 26, 2015
N.D.'s 2-year campuses targeted in tuition freeze bill
BISMARCK – State lawmakers heard testimony Monday in favor of two bills that would freeze college tuition rates in North Dakota, with one targeting all 11 public institutions and the other only two-year campuses, where tuition is higher than the regional average. Rep. Mark...
January 26, 2015 - 1:44pm
January 14, 2015
Bill requiring students to pass civics test to graduate clears first hurdle
BISMARCK – A bill that would require North Dakota high school students to pass a civics test based on the U.S. citizenship exam before graduating cleared its first legislative hurdle Wednesday with flying colors – specifically red, white and blue. The House Education Committee...
January 14, 2015 - 12:28pm
December 22, 2014
279 bills filed for ND Legislature to consider, debate
BISMARCK — State lawmakers, agencies and committees have pre-filed 279 bills and 13 resolutions for the Legislature to consider when it reconvenes Jan. 6, and the full list is now available online. The total of 292 legislative measures is more than the 254 measures pre-filed before...
December 22, 2014 - 8:09pm
October 24, 2013
Banks and businesses seeing counterfeit bills
As cash continues to flow through southwest North Dakota, retailers and banks need to keep a watchful eye on the currency they take in as more...
October 24, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Other Views: Reject 2 anti-local tax bills
When North Dakota's Republican legislators preach that they want smaller, less intrusive government, don't believe them. The contradiction in what they say and what they do is rife with hypocrisy. Case in point: Rep. Jim Kasper, R-Fargo, is champion of legislation that aims to erode...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
February 17, 2013
Colorado lawmakers move forward on new gun-control measures
DENVER -- The Democratic-controlled Colorado House of Representatives approved a package of strict gun-control measures late on Friday, in a state rocked by two of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history. After a marathon session that stretched late into the evening, the state...
February 17, 2013 - 12:00am
February 9, 2013
House passes 2 bills limiting abortions
BISMARCK -- Legislation passed by the North Dakota House of Representatives Friday would prohibit abortions if a heartbeat can be detected in the fetus or because of the gender or genetic abnormalities. Rep. Kathy Hawken, R-Fargo, warned House members about the bills, both sponsored...
February 9, 2013 - 12:00am
November 18, 2012
Bakken grocery bills hard to swallow: Dickinson food prices at or above national, Midwest average
The tale has spread that it's possible to make a fortune out in the Bakken, but so has the tale of how it takes a fortune to live here. "I just...
November 18, 2012 - 12:00am
January 27, 2011
Aside from a contentious, yet non-serious, bill that deals with censoring political advertising, North Dakota lawmakers will also mull other bills this week that could potentially influence the political process or public offices. Each of these is scheduled for committee hearings...
January 27, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2010
Felons' bills still not paid
A formal request for Stark County to pay a convict's medical bills may lead to a law suit, officials say. Should the hospital win a law suit, the county could be held liable for medical bills from other convicts from years ago, said Tom Henning, Stark County state's attorney. He...
October 9, 2010 - 12:00am
August 5, 2009
County to hold off on paying fugitives' bills
Discussions became heated when questions of who would pick up the medical tab for Alabama fugitives; one murderer and three accomplices, were...
August 5, 2009 - 12:00am
August 1, 2009
Residents confused by Tooz Construction memo
A memo reportedly sent out recently by Tooz Construction in Dickinson has some city officials and residents scratching their heads. "They (Tooz) had been charging some residents for work that they did during the tornado cleanup and we had received a few complaints about the bills...
August 1, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
Legislators toil in confrence commitees
With its 80-day deadline looming on May 6, the North Dakota Legislature has a lot to accomplish in just a few days. Over 100 bills still remain in conference committee and local legislators say it's time to buckle down and get the job done. "We've finally got really a sense of urgency...
April 24, 2009 - 11:24pm