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North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier
White House official: deal to avoid government shutdown could come today
'Happy Days' Star Erin Moran Dies at 56
Research aims to overcome toxic saltwater spills in ND oil fields
Fairground ready for rodeo
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Blue Hawk baseball swept by Winnipeg in 'frustrating' affair
Brooks shows his speed in NDSU's annual spring football game
Williston baseball forfeits eight games, gives Dickinson High a win
Rosario's blast carries Twins by Tigers
Jones throws 1-hit shutout, Midgets split with Minot
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Coming Home: Hospital hallway that once held fear now full of hope
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Senator Elizabeth Warren would really, really like you to re-elect Heidi Heitkamp
Dale O. Anderson
Mildred "Milly" Perdaems
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
December 26, 2013
Heitkamp sponsors bill to keep disabled vets in their homes
WASHINGTON — In an effort to ensure America’s disabled veterans receive all of the care they need to make sure their lives are of the best quality, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., along with Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., introduced in the Senate the Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform...
December 26, 2013 - 8:48pm
December 20, 2013
Oil, gas permit streamlining bill heads for Obama’s desk
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A bill that will streamline permitting for drilling on federal lands is headed for President Barack Obama’s desk, and congressional sponsors say the White House supports it. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., introduced the bill in the House, and Sens. Heidi Heitkamp,...
December 20, 2013 - 7:49pm
Lobby says will push Congress, president on crude exports
WASHINGTON — The U.S. oil industry’s powerful lobbying arm said Friday it will push Congress and the Obama administration to consider lifting a ban on crude oil exports in the new year as domestic production is due to hit a record in 2016. U.S. crude oil exports are heavily restricted...
December 20, 2013 - 6:48pm
December 19, 2013
Obama administration says US debt ceiling could be hit in Feb.
By Jason Lange Reuters WASHINGTON — The Obama administration warned Congress on Thursday that the government could run out of borrowing authority needed to help pay its bills as soon as February if lawmakers do not swiftly raise the federal debt ceiling. “I respectfully...
December 19, 2013 - 9:21pm
December 18, 2013
Thune suggests Keystone XL approval could be linked to national debt ceiling
MITCHELL, S.D. — Congressional Republicans might try to stall an increase in the nation’s debt ceiling until the Obama administration clears the way for construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, Sen. John Thune told reporters Wednesday. “There are some things Republicans would...
December 18, 2013 - 9:40pm
December 13, 2013
ND delegation: Farm bill could come in early January
A farm bill won’t become reality before the first of the year, but all three members of the North Dakota political delegation on Friday sounded optimistic that legislation would be agreed upon early next month. “This thing is very close to being done,” said Sen. Heidi Heitkamp,...
December 13, 2013 - 11:23pm
December 6, 2013
Hoeven: Farm bill may not come until 2014
HETTINGER — Predicting that a farm bill may not become reality until next year, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., addressed members of the state’s farming and ranching community here Friday morning. “What I’m pushing for is to get it out onto the floor for a vote in the next couple...
December 6, 2013 - 10:18pm
November 22, 2013
High-ranking USDA official warns of impact on export programs from lack of long-term farm bill
MANDAN – The lack of a long-term federal farm bill is jeopardizing foreign trade offices and programs that have contributed to the best five-year run of agricultural trade in U.S. history and allowed North Dakota to more than double its exports of farm products since 2006, farmers...
November 22, 2013 - 8:04pm
October 30, 2013
Heitkamp’s first Senate bill proposes Commission on Native American Children
BISMARCK — The first bill introduced by U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since taking office in January would create a commission to study poverty, child abuse, drug abuse and other issues facing Native American children and recommend ways to improve services to them. Heitkamp, D-N.D.,...
October 30, 2013 - 12:28pm
October 29, 2013
Sinner, son of former ND governor, a possible challenger for Cramer
FARGO – Democrat George B. Sinner is considering challenging Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., for North Dakota’s lone congressional seat.
October 29, 2013 - 10:38am
October 28, 2013
Congress eyes milk prices, politics in farm talks
WASHINGTON (AP) — The fight over renewing the nation's farm bill has centered on cuts to the $80 billion-a-year food stamp program. But there could be unintended consequences if no agreement is reached: higher milk prices.
October 28, 2013 - 9:54am
October 26, 2013
ND senators optimistic on passage of farm bill
FARGO — North Dakota’s U.S. senators are optimistic Congress will pass a new farm bill because savings it could deliver will help forge a federal budget compromise.
October 26, 2013 - 8:27pm