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Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Suicide bomb in market in Somalia capital kills 39
‘It makes you feel you belong’: Schools provide Muslim students space, time for daily prayers
Trump administration drafts plan to raise asylum bar, speed deportations
LGBT North Dakotans look ahead after discrimination law fails
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Blue Hawk wrestling sends five to nationals
DSU men’s track wins the NSAA; women finish second
Midgets fall on the road to Jamestown
Klein headlines a special day for DSU women
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
February 9, 2017
UND School of Law looks at tuition increase, puts pro-bono clinic on hiatus
The UND School of Law will put its student law clinic on hiatus for at least two years and is beginning to discuss tuition increases because...
February 9, 2017 - 3:05pm
January 13, 2017
Former governor's proposed $7.5 million budget cut could eliminate DSU’s nursing department
Dickinson State University President Thomas Mitzel outlined in an open forum Friday what a $7.5 million proposed budget cut would mean for DSU...
January 13, 2017 - 9:19pm
August 31, 2016
UND to reinstate men's golf program
GRAND FORKS — UND athletic director Brian Faison announced this morning that the UND men's golf program has secured the necessary external...
August 31, 2016 - 7:34pm
May 28, 2016
UND sees hires alongside layoffs in budget cut process
GRAND FORKS -- From the time interim University of North Dakota President Ed Schafer announced a hiring freeze of sorts and the time he finalized the budget reductions, 34 people were hired at the university. In a campuswide message Feb. 9, Schafer said vice presidents would continue...
May 28, 2016 - 5:42pm
Budget cuts force North Dakota universities to take multi-faceted approach
DEVILS LAKE -- Lake Region State College President Doug Darling has had to make difficult decisions. Lower than projected enrollment at Lake Region State College created a $400,000 budget shortfall, which was followed with a state mandated 4.05 percent cut to the school's 2015-17...
April 28, 2016 - 5:45pm
April 17, 2016
UND cuts look long term while NDSU takes smaller hits
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota's approach to cutting $12.6 million has involved forums, interviews with media, protests and public backlash while budget cuts at the research university one hour to the south have been much quieter. Interim UND President Ed Schafer acknowledged...
April 17, 2016 - 6:00am
April 1, 2016
UND to post budget cut proposals, seek feedback later this month
GRAND FORKS -- The target deadlines have been pushed back for budget proposals at the University of North Dakota. A total of $12.6 million must be cut from the 2015-17 budgets at UND, with $3.1 million of that coming separately from the School of Medicine and Health Sciences budget....
April 1, 2016 - 6:10pm
March 9, 2016
Schafer: Job, program cuts in line with campus priorities are possible
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Interim University of North Dakota President Ed Schafer compared three Hershey's kisses in red, pink and silver wrappers...
March 9, 2016 - 8:39pm
March 4, 2016
Hospitals say patients will feel impact of budget cuts, ND would lose $61 million in federal funds; DHS director says agency was ‘very aware’ of implications
BISMARCK – Recently announced budget cuts in North Dakota have the state’s biggest health care providers saying patient care will suffer and has one lawmaker questioning a state agency’s decision-making. The North Dakota Department of Human Services was forced to slash $54 million...
March 4, 2016 - 6:12pm
March 3, 2016
Lawmaker ‘baffled’ by starting point for agencies’ 2017-19 budgets
BISMARCK – State agencies will be asked next month to build smaller budgets for the next biennium, but one lawmaker questioned Thursday why their starting point won’t include the budget cuts made last month to help offset a more than $1 billion revenue shortfall. “To me it looks...
March 3, 2016 - 3:15pm
February 21, 2016
Despite N.D. budget cuts, some don't expect repeat of 1980s
BISMARCK -- Falling commodity prices and state budget cuts may be prompting some North Dakotans to fear a case of deja vu is coming on. In some ways, the economic slowdown the state is now experiencing mirrors what it went through in the 1980s. That era saw oil prices and farm incomes...
February 21, 2016 - 6:17am
February 17, 2016
ND agencies turn in budget cuts to cover shortfall
BISMARCK – North Dakota agencies stepped up to the chopping block on Wednesday, submitting millions of dollars in budget cuts to help the state weather a projected $1 billion revenue shortfall blamed largely on the effects of sagging crude oil prices. Gov. Jack Dalrymple ordered...
February 17, 2016 - 5:24pm
February 13, 2016
Press Pass: Saturday, February 13, 2016
Here’s some of our top stories from Saturday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want...
February 13, 2016 - 6:00am
Our View: Cabin replica would show TR Library project is real
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently throughout our region and state. The Good Library could start becoming a reality soon: If the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Foundation gets its way, work could start as early as this...
February 13, 2016 - 12:05am
February 12, 2016
NDSU's $6.4 million budget cut plan sent to system office has just one line
FARGO--Like most state agencies, North Dakota State University is required to come up with 4.05 percent in budget cuts to help cover the state's $1 billion revenue shortfall. For NDSU, that means slicing $6.4 million within the current two-year budget cycle, which ends June 30, 2017....
February 12, 2016 - 8:15pm