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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
July 2, 2010
Brother, can you spare a narrative?
Let me tell you what is wrong with the country today -- you know, what's wrong besides the soaring deficits, the spluttering economy, the bought and sold Congress and the unending foreign wars. What's wrong is that politicians and their supporters have lost their narratives. In consequence,...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
April 15, 2010
Why I'm running for Congress
Over the last 25 years my work has been in the public arena. I began with an inner city Christian newspaper that I founded, moved on to start my current organization CURE -- Coalition for Urban Renewal and Education, wrote three books, and have written a weekly opinion column for...
April 15, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
Letter: We can solve the problems facing country
I, like most North Dakotans, am concerned about the direction our country is headed. The problems we face were created by Democrats and Republicans. The banking regulations that caused the economic mess were implemented by Clinton-era Democrats and not fixed by Bush-era Republicans....
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2009
McDonnell's woes another win for Sharia
You might have missed it, but for much of this past week, the Islamic apology-police were on the case of the Republican governor-elect of Virginia, Robert F. McDonnell. It seems that following the jihadist attack on Fort Hood, Pat Robertson, a longtime ally of McDonnell's, criticized...
November 24, 2009 - 12:00am
March 13, 2009
Dorgan talks financial reform, energy with Obama
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., met with President Barack Obama and key budget advisers Friday to discuss financial reforms and energy issues under review in Congress. Dorgan was one of four Democratic senators invited by the White House to meet with Obama and his top...
March 13, 2009 - 11:39pm
March 10, 2009
Can Congress pass all Obama wants? Should it?
President Barack Obama has laid out a breathtakingly bold agenda.
March 10, 2009 - 12:00am
March 1, 2009
Obama's budget: huge ambitions, obstacles
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Breathtaking in its scope and ambition, President Barack Obama's agenda for the economy, health care and energy now goes to a Congress unaccustomed to resolving knotty issues and buffeted by powerful interests that oppose parts of his plan. Perhaps the only things...
March 1, 2009 - 10:46pm
February 25, 2009
Upbeat Obama says U.S. will revive past 'reckoning'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama promised a nation shuddering in economic crisis Tuesday night that he would lead it from a dire "day...
February 25, 2009 - 11:49pm
February 24, 2009
Musicians want radio stations to pay to play tunes
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sheryl Crow, will.i.am, Herbie Hancock and other entertainers on Tuesday urged Congress to force radio stations to pay performers when their music is broadcast. Satellite radio, Internet radio and cable TV music channels already pay fees to performers and musicians,...
February 24, 2009 - 3:50pm
January 8, 2009
Dorgan with Game and Fish
Sen. Byron Dorgan, (D-N.D.) said he agrees with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department on the elk situation at Theodore Roosevelt National...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
A daze of new infrastructure
President-elect Barack Obama has this multi billion infrastructure plan, and there's a fair amount of hollering that it's just the stimulus the economy needs for recovery.
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
July 5, 2008
Congress looks over Schafer's shoulder
WASHINGTON -- Congressional agriculture leaders moved from crafting a farm bill to skeptically watching Bush administration officials put it into action. Congress used two veto overrides to make the sweeping agriculture policy law.
July 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Farm bill frustration
Possibly going to vote as early as today, the farm bill has its supporters, but there are others with concerns regarding the legislation. Among the concerned are officials from the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. "A significant concern is the changes in this farm bill and...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
March 6, 2008
'Tourism Congress' discusses the main challenges of the industry
DICKINSON - Improving signage for tourist-based enterprises, recruiting employees for the tourism industry, developing a positive attitude toward tourism in North Dakota and educating everyone on the value of tourism to the state are the main challenges facing the state's number two...
March 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter -- Lawmakers need to know abortion is wrong
To the editor: This past Jan. 22 was the 35th anniversary of Roe vs. Wade, which legalized abortion at all stages of pregnancy. Since then nearly 50 million babies have been aborted, a whole generation of men and women who could be productive today. Hunting a deer out of season...
February 6, 2008 - 12:00am