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'La La Land' leads diverse Oscar nominations lineup
U.S. Senate panel advances Ross, Chao nominations on voice vote
Oscar snubs and surprises: Scorsese out, Mel Gibson in
Canada oil pipeline spills nearly 53,000 gallons on aboriginal land
Trump signs orders for Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines, Standing Rock plans legal action
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
Live at 1 p.m.: Funeral for fallen Rolette County Deputy Colt Allery
January 19, 2017
USDA nominee has support in Upper Midwest
WASHINGTON — The United States Department of Agriculture could be led by a non-Midwesterner for the first time in more than a decade, but...
January 19, 2017 - 6:14pm
January 17, 2017
Cramer: Boycott of Donald Trump inauguration is 'very troubling,' but he didn't attend Obama's last event
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—President elect Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony is facing a boycott from a growing number of members of Congress—but...
January 17, 2017 - 9:34pm
January 13, 2017
Obamacare votes follow party lines for N.D., Minn., representatives
WASHINGTON — Senators and congressmen representing North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota voted along party lines Thursday and Friday,...
January 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 9, 2017
As inauguration nears, Trump's ag secretary pick still unclear
There is a dwindling number of days until Donald Trump becomes president—but his nominees to lead two departments, including agriculture,...
News/Nation and World
January 9, 2017 - 8:23pm
August 23, 2016
Corps commander visits F-M diversion project
FARGO — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' new commander spent several hours inspecting flood-diversion construction sites on Monday, Aug....
August 23, 2016 - 11:44pm
July 15, 2016
Labeling law approved by House
WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives on Thursday, July 14 passed the bill setting up a federal system of labeling genetically modified...
News/Nation and World
July 15, 2016 - 4:43pm
Peterson wants proposed EPA water regulations withdrawn
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. this week joined others members of the U.S. House to introduce legislation that would require...
News/Nation and World
April 15, 2015 - 5:55pm
September 30, 2014
Army Corps asked to revisit diversion plan: Minnesota congressman wants agency to avoid creating flood water retention area
FARGO — Western Minnesota’s congressman has asked engineers to take a fresh look at a version of a flood control diversion for Fargo-Moorhead that would avoid creating a floodwater retention area that has sparked fierce upstream opposition. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said...
September 30, 2014 - 9:25pm
August 7, 2014
Democrats talk grain train delays: Ag roundtable held in Cavalier
CAVALIER — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier on Thursday...
August 7, 2014 - 11:51pm
June 5, 2014
Conservation programs to help mitigate Red River Valley flooding
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Two farmers signed agreements Thursday allowing their land to be used for a small water retention project in a kickoff highlighting new conservation programs to help mitigate flooding in the Red River Valley. The signing came as Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn.,...
June 5, 2014 - 11:23pm
May 28, 2014
Valley’s water-retention projects to seek federal funds
FARGO — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated the Red River Basin as a region with dire conservation needs, which means local efforts to mitigate floods through water retention are eligible this year for a share of $400 million in federal money. The Red River Retention...
May 28, 2014 - 5:32pm
August 30, 2013
Peterson brushes off early attacks from national GOP
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Rep.
August 30, 2013 - 12:00am
July 13, 2013
Other Views: Minnesota Rep. Peterson calls it like it is
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is one of those rare politicians who speak with refreshing candor and without dizzying spin. The 7th District congressman did not disappoint this week when he let fly as his colleagues in the U.S. House, mostly Republicans, who are trying to scuttle...
July 13, 2013 - 12:00am