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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
July 22, 2016
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
FARGO—Mark Hagerott talks a lot about being in the Navy, where he carved out a long and successful career before being named chancellor...
July 22, 2016 - 10:09am
November 2, 2015
Chancellor: 'Devil is in the details' with NDSU 18,000 enrollment plan
FARGO — The chancellor of the university system supports a bigger enrollment at North Dakota State University, on one condition: He does not want all of the new students in Fargo. “So 18,000 that would require new buildings, I wouldn’t support that,” Chancellor Mark Hagerott...
November 2, 2015 - 10:46pm
July 22, 2015
NDUS chancellor meets with legislators during 8-city tour
Together with two area legislators, the new North Dakota University System chancellor discussed ideas and possibilities for the future of Dickinson...
July 22, 2015 - 10:59pm
April 16, 2015
3 advance in chancellor search
BISMARCK — Three candidates for the next chancellor of the North Dakota University System have agreed to move forward and one has withdrawn. Paul Turman, Mark Hagerott, and Robert Donley have all agreed to progress in the search process while Michael Thomas officially withdrew...
April 16, 2015 - 9:20pm
March 30, 2015
Other Views: State needs a chancellor, not a manager
It always helps to get a fresh pair of eyes on a situation. And when a series of knowledgeable outsiders — after evaluating that situation — reach strikingly similar conclusions, then it’s time for insiders to take note. That’s now the case with the North Dakota Board of...
March 30, 2015 - 6:58pm
March 20, 2015
Fargo state senator applies for state higher ed chancellor
BISMARCK — State Sen. Tim Flakoll, R-Fargo, has again thrown his name in for state chancellor of higher education. The North Dakota University System released 20 applications and a 21st name, of an Ohio State professor, on Friday. On Thursday, the system released names of the first...
March 20, 2015 - 9:39pm
March 19, 2015
Other Views: Don’t close chancellor discussion
The cool reception that greeted a bill to close state Board of Higher Education discussions about hiring and firing the North Dakota University System chancellor was justified, even if a few of the chilly legislators were merely indulging their chronic higher ed animosity. That absurd...
March 19, 2015 - 8:06pm
February 24, 2015
Bill to close discussions of chancellor hiring, firing clears North Dakota Senate
BISMARCK — A bill that would keep the public out of discussions on the hiring and firing of the chancellor has passed its first hurdle. On Friday, the Senate voted 30-15 to pass an amended version of Senate Bill 2134. In its initial form, the bill would have closed drafts of university...
February 24, 2015 - 10:31pm
January 23, 2015
SBHE begins search for new chancellor
BISMARCK — Applications are currently being accepted for the North Dakota University System’s next chancellor. The new chancellor will replace Interim Chancellor Larry Skogen, who has served in the position since June 2013 when the State Board of Higher Education controversially...
January 23, 2015 - 12:47am
December 22, 2014
University presidents won’t get to vote on chancellor
BISMARCK — As the state Board of Higher Education moves forward in its search for a new chancellor, university presidents have a say, but not a vote. That’s a change from previous search committees, and also from the original proposal for this one, which would have included four...
December 22, 2014 - 8:12pm
December 9, 2014
DSU to host public forum on NDUS chancellor search
Dickinson State University will host a public forum today to choose a new chancellor for the North Dakota University System. The discussion will begin at 7 p.m. at the DSU Student Center, according to a news release. Christopher McEwen, a North Dakota State University graduate and...
December 9, 2014 - 11:15pm
December 5, 2014
University presidents caution against giving next chancellor too much authority
GRAND FORKS — While meetings are being held across the state to see what people want to see in the next North Dakota University System chancellor, two presidents of the two largest schools weighed in on Friday here. University of North Dakota President Robert Kelley and North Dakota...
December 5, 2014 - 9:53pm
Search for new University System chancellor begins today
BISMARCK — The State Board of Higher Education will take initial steps today toward selecting a new chancellor. The meeting is the first since North Dakota voters rejected Measure 3 on Tuesday, which would have changed the state’s governance of higher education. Interim Chancellor...
November 5, 2014 - 9:23pm
September 25, 2013
Skogen named interim ND chancellor
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education unanimously confirmed Hettinger native Larry Skogen as the interim chancellor of...
September 25, 2013 - 5:15pm
Higher ed board members talk chancellor's contract terms
BISMARCK -- The State Board of Higher Education will name an interim chancellor when it meets today, but a salary will be negotiated later. The board will then vote to fill the chancellor's role with either Shane Goettle, a former state commerce commissioner, or Larry Skogen, current...
September 25, 2013 - 12:00am