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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Robert James Zimbrick
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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
June 10, 2016
SBHE committee approves next fiscal year's budget
BISMARCK--The North Dakota University System Office and State Board of Higher Education budgets for next year have been reduced by $10.7 million. The SBHE Budget and Finance Committee unanimously approved a $72.2 million budget for fiscal year 2017 at a meeting Friday, a more than...
June 10, 2016 - 4:29pm
August 6, 2015
DPS budget committee recommends $43.1 million budget for 2015-2016
The Dickinson Public Schools’ Budget Committee considered a balanced general fund budget of more than $43.1 million for the Dickinson Public School District’s 2015-16 year at a meeting Thursday. Assistant Superintendent Vince Reep said this year’s proposed budget is about $3...
August 6, 2015 - 11:33pm
June 2, 2015
Committee appointed to work on N.D. Legislature’s unfinished bill
BISMARCK – A special committee of six lawmakers will meet Monday to try to hash out differences between the House and Senate on a budget bill left unfinished when the North Dakota Legislature adjourned April 29. Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, chairman of Legislative Management,...
June 2, 2015 - 5:46pm
December 15, 2013
4-in-10 governor appointments are women
Gov. Jack Dalrymple prompted cries of sexism when he named just one woman to a new 14-member task force on property tax reform this month. But a review of Dalrymple’s full track record of appointments to North Dakota’s various commissions and committees shows he’s close to...
December 15, 2013 - 8:06am
October 24, 2013
From shutdown ashes, GOP seeks to expose ACA's flaws
WASHINGTON -- After a bruising defeat over Obamacare in the government shutdown, Republicans hope to regain momentum by exposing how President Barack Obama's administration ran aground trying to launch his signature health care reform law. Three Republican-led committees in the House...
October 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 20, 2013
Legislators don't want cameras in every committee room
BISMARCK -- The Legislature may not be as transparent in the future as some want it to be after House lawmakers said they do not want cameras in every committee room. Members of the House Appropriations Committee added a provision to the Legislature's budget, Senate Bill 2001, that...
April 20, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Medora Zoning Commission appoints committee to study LED sign issue
MEDORA -- The Medora Zoning Commission on Tuesday appointed four residents to a committee charged with seeking out a way to allow businesses in the western-themed city to keep illuminated signage. With a permit, Medora currently allows small neon signs -- no larger than 34 inches...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Dickinson Recycling Committee meets again
Having not met since June, the Dickinson Recycling Committee held a meeting Tuesday at City Hall to "regroup" and get the green gears turning...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2009
Will Reid decide on reconciliation?
Voters are shouting at Democrats to head back toward the political center, but they keep plunging on left -- to the point where I wouldn't put it past Majority Leader Harry Reid (Nev.) to blow up the Senate in order to pass a health care reform bill. Even though polls and the No...
November 17, 2009 - 12:00am
September 22, 2009
Letter: Looking forward to working with senator
It is remarkable! Nearly 40 mayors from across our state have lent their names to the Friends of Byron Dorgan Honorary Committee -- a group of people who support Byron's reelection to the United States Senate. Mayors from our largest cities -- like Fargo and Grand Forks -- are on...
September 22, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
Legislators toil in confrence commitees
With its 80-day deadline looming on May 6, the North Dakota Legislature has a lot to accomplish in just a few days. Over 100 bills still remain in conference committee and local legislators say it's time to buckle down and get the job done. "We've finally got really a sense of urgency...
April 24, 2009 - 11:24pm
April 23, 2009
Dunn County memorial fundraising passes $100,000
After nearly a year of fundraising, the Dunn County Veterans Memorial Committee has received over $100,000 in donations, prompting them to order the memorial stone and begin finalizing plans for construction. The granite memorial stone, named "India Black", will come from India...
April 23, 2009 - 11:45pm
March 31, 2009
City council discusses housing options
MEDORA -- Hammering out specifics, that's what the city council and housing committee hope to do over the next few days, to finalize a list of...
March 31, 2009 - 11:12pm
March 26, 2009
BAC bids about half a million
The Badlands Activities Center committee at Dickinson State University has two bids to consider for the construction of the synthetic track for the new stadium. When the bids were opened at the committee's meeting Thursday, Hellas Construction of Austin, Texas, and Beynon Sports...
March 26, 2009 - 11:35pm
March 5, 2009
DSU budget receives positive review from House
Dickinson State University presented its budget request for the 2009-2011 biennium to the House Appropriations Committee Wednesday afternoon...
March 5, 2009 - 12:00am