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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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 21, 2014
Dorgan: Sinner a new leader who will make a difference
For more than a half-century, North Dakotans have had an independent tradition of selecting both Republicans and Democrats to serve as senators and representatives in Washington, D.C. No other state seems to split their votes between the political parties quite as often as North...
October 21, 2014 - 4:45pm
May 24, 2014
Obama to visit ND?: President coming to unspecified reservation, Washington Post says
GRAND FORKS — President Barack Obama is planning to visit a North Dakota Indian reservation next month, The Washington Post is reporting. Officials...
May 24, 2014 - 6:42pm
March 27, 2014
Where are they now? ‘Family reunion’ for Dorgan, Conrad and Pomeroy at Democratic-NPL convention
FARGO – The travel schedules aren’t as demanding, and they have more time to spend with their families. But all three members of “Team...
March 27, 2014 - 7:33pm
December 9, 2013
Panel hears testimony about native children exposed to violence
BISMARCK – Dressed in dark slacks and a light blue shirt and tie, Lenny Hayes looked every bit his adult self on Monday in the Ramkota Hotel...
December 9, 2013 - 7:56pm
December 7, 2013
How Conrad, Dorgan spent millions left in their war chests
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former U.S. Sens. Kent Conrad and Byron Dorgan left politics with millions of dollars saved up for campaigns that never happened. Their money didn’t just disappear. Together, Dorgan and Conrad used more than $1.4 million of their old campaign cash to support...
December 7, 2013 - 8:35pm
Omdahl: Let’s talk about reservation problems
Over the next three years, we are going to do a lot of talking about problems on Indian reservations. As a member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., has introduced legislation to create an 11-member, three-year Commission on Native American...
December 7, 2013 - 2:45pm
November 13, 2013
Byron Dorgan: The right kind of leadership for Indian children
By Byron Dorgan I’m proud of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp for writing legislation that will establish a National Commission on Native Children. Our federal government has a trust responsibility to provide for the education, health and safety of Native American children, yet it continues...
November 13, 2013 - 7:30pm
June 2, 2013
Former Sen. Dorgan stays busy, writes thrillers
GRAND FORKS -- In "Gridlock," a political thriller due out in July, one of the novel's main characters -- a genius scientist with the dark good...
June 2, 2013 - 12:00am
Cabinet role for former Sen. Dorgan?
GRAND FORKS -- A former member of North Dakota's congressional delegation is reportedly being considered for a role in President Barack Obama's...
February 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 9, 2011
Former GF resident heads Dorgan's new Center for Native American Youth
GRAND FORKS -- Erin Bailey lined up a job in New York City as she prepared to graduate from college, but family ties -- and a quick meeting with her father's one-time employer, former Sen. Byron Dorgan -- instead helped her become part of a team now working to address youth suicide...
June 9, 2011 - 12:00am
March 20, 2011
Senator says Christopher proud of ND upbringing
FARGO (AP) -- Former Secretary of State Warren M. Christopher should be remembered as a true statesman who loved to talk about growing up in North Dakota, several of the state's longtime officials said Saturday. Christopher, who was born and raised in the southwestern North Dakota...
March 20, 2011 - 12:00am
December 30, 2010
Retiring Dorgan spurs action on Indian issues
WASHINGTON (AP) -- By any measure, 2010 was a banner year on Capitol Hill for American Indians. And a huge factor was the pending retirement of a lone senator -- North Dakota's Byron Dorgan. After years of trying, Congress passed several landmark bills for Indians, including laws...
December 30, 2010 - 12:00am
Report lays out Indian Health Service problems
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Aberdeen Area of the Indian Health Service is in a "chronic state of crisis" stemming from serious management problems and a lack of oversight, Sen. Byron Dorgan said in releasing a congressional report on Wednesday. IHS facilities in the Aberdeen Area, which...
December 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 15, 2010
Spill may advance clean-energy effort
If there was any doubt about it, the Gulf oil catastrophe demonstrates conclusively what would happen if the country got hit with another terrorist attack: Americans would start pointing fingers at one another, starting with the president. It's been a fixation of the media and many...
June 15, 2010 - 12:00am