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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
December 4, 2015
Patrol says trooper posted at governor’s office not a response to mass shootings
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Highway Patrol posted an armed trooper at a desk right outside the governor’s office Friday, but a spokesman...
December 4, 2015 - 10:49pm
December 2, 2015
Artificial tree replaces live balsam fir as official Christmas tree at ND Capitol
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s holiday tradition of traveling out-of-state for the Capitol Christmas tree has come to a close, replaced by a new...
December 2, 2015 - 12:42pm
May 18, 2015
Rain leaks into basement of Capitol, but documents stay dry
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Capitol is drying out after runoff from last week’s rain leaked into the basement. Physical Plant Director Loren Haid said water seeped into the Capitol’s storage area where documents are kept for the Office of Management and Budget, Department...
May 18, 2015 - 4:26pm
April 23, 2015
ND House OKs new governor’s residence
BISMARCK – House members voted 69-22 Thursday to spend $5 million to replace North Dakota’s 55-year-old governor’s residence, echoing similar...
April 23, 2015 - 10:08am
April 8, 2015
Committee gives thumbs-down to new ND governor’s residence
BISMARCK – A bill that would spend $4 million in state funds to remodel or rebuild the aging North Dakota governor’s residence if $1 million...
April 8, 2015 - 5:20pm
December 2, 2014
Dalrymple to deliver budget address Wednesday
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple will present his two-year budget recommendation to the state Legislature on Wednesday, setting the stage for...
December 2, 2014 - 10:35pm
November 28, 2014
Familiar themes expected in Dalrymple’s budget address
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers can expect familiar themes from Gov. Jack Dalrymple when he delivers his executive budget address Wednesday, the final day of the Legislature’s three-day organizational session. Dalrymple’s office has been tight-lipped about his budget recommendations,...
November 28, 2014 - 5:44pm
September 17, 2014
Funds OK’d for overtime, temporary help in N.D. secretary of state’s office
BISMARCK – Secretary of State Al Jaeger got permission Wednesday to move more money into his budget for overtime and temporary staff as his office continues to experience what he called “unprecedented” demand for services brought on by North Dakota’s thriving economy. Jaeger...
September 17, 2014 - 4:29pm
February 10, 2014
Attempted ouster in ag post shows Farm Bureau’s political ambitions
BISMARCK – Eric Aasmundstad stepped down from the helm of the North Dakota Farm Bureau in 2011 with a vow that the organization he led for 12 years would get more political. By any measure, the conservative-leaning agricultural trade group has followed through. And in a state...
February 10, 2014 - 10:45am
January 28, 2014
Obama lays out go-it-alone approach
President Barack Obama vowed on Tuesday to bypass a divided Congress and take action on his own to bolster America's middle class in a State...
January 28, 2014 - 10:35pm
January 16, 2014
Halls of justice too tight for N.D. Supreme Court: Chief justice says more space needed
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s Supreme Court has outgrown its current digs at the state Capitol and would like to merge its splintered operations...
January 16, 2014 - 3:08pm
January 14, 2014
Man who killed Kathleen Wrigley’s brother won’t be executed
BISMARCK — Former Fargo resident Kathleen Wrigley and her parents are outraged that a judge has ruled her brother’s killer will not be executed...
News/crime and courts
January 14, 2014 - 10:33pm
‘One great birthday party’: Governor kicks off state’s 125th celebration
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple predicted “one great birthday party” for North Dakota as officials on Tuesday kicked off the 125th anniversary...
January 14, 2014 - 6:04pm
December 20, 2013
N.D.’s Christmas tree made in Wisconsin
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s mammoth state Christmas tree aglow in the Capitol comes not from the plains of North Dakota but from a bog in Wisconsin....
December 20, 2013 - 6:00pm
December 16, 2013
N.D. names deputy tax commissioner
BISMARCK -- North Dakota’s incoming tax commissioner, Ryan Rauschenberger, announced Monday that budget analyst Joe Morrissette will serve as his deputy tax commissioner, a position Rauschenberger has held since 2009. Morrissette, a certified public accountant, has been a budget...
December 16, 2013 - 11:25am