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SBHE approves policy to authorize gun storage on campuses
House approves limit on senior program funding
Seeking end to boycott, North Carolina rescinds transgender bathroom law
Verizon looking to launch online TV service
North Dakota Senate passes refugee resettlement study bill
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Vikings add 3 to roster
With a shiner on his eye, Parise joins Wild for morning skate
Twins LHP Mejia named No. 5 starter
'Wentz Bros Outdoors' provides fascinating insight into Eagles QB's hunting passion
Few changes for Midgets as they prepare to defend state baseball title
Port: Senator John Hoeven says Congress didn’t do anything to change your internet privacy
McFeely: 'It's a sad day for everybody': UND athletic director Brian Faison says during WDAY radio interview
Port: The UND’s women’s hockey program lost $1.9 million in 2016
Port: 'This will ultimately enhance your privacy' Congressman Cramer says of controversial internet bill
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
Paul E. Paulson
Frances Ann Roll
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
January 10, 2015
Bill: Officials may concealed weapons in public buildings
BISMARCK — North Dakota elected officials could legally pack heat in the state Capitol and other public buildings if lawmakers approve a bill sponsored by a dozen Republicans. Under current state law, someone who possesses a firearm or dangerous weapon at a public gathering or...
January 10, 2015 - 6:34pm
January 8, 2015
Keystone XL clears hurdle in Senate despite Obama veto threat
WASHINGTON -- Senate Republicans on Thursday advanced a bill to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, their top priority in a new campaign to push back President Barack Obama's policies now that they fully control Congress. The Republican-led Senate Energy Committee...
January 8, 2015 - 1:40pm
January 6, 2015
Republicans push Keystone XL bill with plan to skirt any veto
WASHINGTON — Sen. John Hoeven said he expects Congress to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, despite a threat from the White House to veto the legislation. Hoeven, R-N.D., and Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., introduced legislation Tuesday with bipartisan support from 63 senators to approve...
January 6, 2015 - 11:39pm
December 19, 2014
Obama dismisses Keystone XL benefits: Republicans say president is wrong
The political spat over the Keystone XL Pipeline continues. In a press conference Friday in Washington, President Barack Obama commented on...
December 19, 2014 - 9:31pm
December 17, 2014
Secret talks in Canada, Vatican City led to Cuba breakthrough
WASHINGTON -- The historic breakthrough in U.S.-Cuban relations began in spring 2013, when President Barack Obama authorized secret talks with Cuba, the same tactic he used to open nuclear negotiations with Iran. Months of talks in Canada and at the Vatican, involving one of Obama's...
December 17, 2014 - 12:47pm
December 11, 2014
U.S., Canada transport chiefs to meet on oil train safety
WASHINGTON — Top transportation officials from Canada and the U.S. are due to meet next week to hash out differences about safety regulations for trains that carry oil, sources said Thursday. Both governments are drafting safety rules for trains that move fuel from North Dakota’s...
December 11, 2014 - 10:55pm
December 3, 2014
Enbridge paves the way for another pipeline project in Minnesota
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — Representatives from Canadian oil company Enbridge Energy met with residents in Clearbrook on Wednesday, the first in a series of open houses in December ahead of another planned massive pipeline project across northern Minnesota. The project discussed at the...
December 3, 2014 - 10:42pm
November 25, 2014
Plans for Devils Lake refinery revealed
DEVILS LAKE — A Canadian energy company unveiled plans Monday for a $200 million, 20,000-barrel-a-day clean fuels oil refinery that could be built near Devils Lake. At a standing-room only meeting held Monday at Lake Region State College, residents turned out to listen to officials...
November 25, 2014 - 8:34pm
November 18, 2014
U.S. Senate fails to pass Keystone XL pipeline bill
WASHINGTON -- Chanting and Native American song rang through the Senate chambers after a bill to congressionally approve the Keystone XL pipeline...
November 18, 2014 - 10:58pm
Passage of Keystone XL bill uncertain
WASHINGTON -- It’s anyone’s guess on whether a bill to give congressional authority to approve the Keystone XL project will pass today. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told reporters he would not be surprised if the bill passed when the Senate takes a vote today at 5:30...
November 18, 2014 - 3:16pm
Senate heads for vote on Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON - Backers of the Keystone XL oil pipeline hope a vote in the U.S. Senate late on Tuesday will send a bill to the desk of President Barack Obama. With the chamber apparently stuck at 59 votes in favor of Keystone XL, Senator Mary Landrieu worked hard on Monday to gather...
November 18, 2014 - 10:39am
November 17, 2014
Keystone XL Senate vote hangs in balance after Obama remarks
WASHINGTON - Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate scrambled on Monday to gather votes to pass a bill that authorizes the project to help send Canadian oil to the U.S. Gulf, a task made harder after President Barack Obama made his toughest comments yet on the topic. With...
November 17, 2014 - 2:35pm
November 14, 2014
U.S. House passes Keystone XL
WASHINGTON -- The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives approved the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, but a similar measure struggled to...
November 14, 2014 - 10:18pm
November 12, 2014
Environmental groups, tribe challenge pipeline from Canada
DULUTH, Minn. — Environmental groups on Wednesday filed a legal challenge to the U.S. State Department’s approval of a major increase of Canadian tar sands oil flowing through Enbridge Energy pipelines into the U.S. The groups, joined by the White Earth Ojibwe Nation, filed suit...
November 12, 2014 - 10:27pm
November 11, 2014
Senate Democrats may vote on Keystone in lame duck session
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate may hold a vote on a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada when it returns from recess. Lawmakers return to Washington on Wednesday for a “lame duck” session and will try to wrap up some legislation, such as spending bills, before...
November 11, 2014 - 9:57pm