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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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
May 13, 2012
Letter: Farm bill needs producer safety net
North Dakota relies on agriculture to maintain a thriving economy. Our state is the No. 1 producer of 14 different agricultural commodities in the nation and employs one in every five North Dakotans in the agricultural field. It is clear that a healthy bottom line for North Dakota...
May 13, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Gov. to ask Obama for housing help
NEW TOWN -- Gov.
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2011
$earching for the $olution
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota's congressional delegation agrees the country needs a comprehensive plan to slash deficits and get a grip on the national debt to stave off the looming fiscal crisis. But Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad and Republicans Sen. John Hoeven and Rep. Rick Berg...
July 3, 2011 - 12:00am
May 15, 2011
UND honors Pomeroy with doctorate
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota's 123rd annual spring commencement ceremony Saturday gave the university a chance to honor the achievements of nearly 1,000 graduating students while also recognizing its notable alumni, including former Rep. Earl Pomeroy and former student...
May 15, 2011 - 12:00am
January 8, 2011
What goes on your plate? Keeping it safe
The Food Modernization Act, signed into law Tuesday, may mean more work for local vendors and inspectors but they support the provisions, designed...
January 8, 2011 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Letter: Senators' votes protect the people
Sens. Byron Dorgan and Kent Conrad cast courageous votes June 10 against the Murkowski resolution to bar Environmental Protection Agency action to limit global warming emissions. Curbing these emissions is vital to the public interest and will help ensure a livable planet for all...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 18, 2010
Letter: State leaders sold us out
This is in response to Sen. Dorgan, Sen. Conrad and Rep. Pomeroy's article about the health care bill that they so proudly voted for. First of all, how can something this important be voted for without reading it? It was another bill passed by the Democrats without reading it first....
April 18, 2010 - 12:00am
January 10, 2010
Letter: Time to elect a delegation to represent state
The Senate passed its version of a health care bill on Christmas Eve, giving many Americans a few prospects for the new year: more taxes, Medicare cuts and an even deeper deficit, among others. We can thank our Sens. Byron Dorgan and Kent Conrad for providing us with these to look...
January 10, 2010 - 12:00am
January 8, 2010
Letter: Senate OKing too many special projects
The recent furor over the back-room deals and vote-buying in the U.S. Senate during the health-care debate has awakened many to how that institution really operates. Another disturbing tactic used by our senators is to tack pork projects onto bills that need to pass such as the recent...
January 8, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2009
Menacing debt control efforts
Suddenly, it's occurred to liberals as well as wonky budget hawks that the nation's fiscal future is "unsustainable," but the chances of action -- short of a crisis -- are near zero. That's because of political polarization. For years, Republicans have complained about "runaway entitlement...
October 27, 2009 - 12:00am
September 15, 2009
National Farmer's Union honors Conrad
WASHINGTON - The National Farmers Union today recognized Senator Kent Conrad with its most prestigious honor - the Golden Triangle award. It was Senator Conrad's 17th Golden Triangle, the most ever awarded by the National Farmers Union. As Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee...
September 15, 2009 - 11:54am
August 19, 2009
Dorgan in town today, Friday
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D. will be in Dickinson, Regent, Garrison, Ryder, Minot, Stanley, Williston, Ray, Dickinson, and Mandan today through Friday, according to a press release from his office. In Dickinson, Dorgan will view a tornado-damaged area at 11:15 this morning...
August 19, 2009 - 12:00am
August 16, 2009
OK to question senator's call to CEO
There is nothing more gratifying to most of us than when we think we are getting a deal on anything. We love to brag to others about how we leveraged whatever talents and perceived advantage we have to secure the best deal. For most North Dakotans, perceived is just that --perceived....
August 16, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2009
Conrad to visit to Dickinson, will not host health care meeting
While Sen. Kent Conrad will be visiting Dickinson next week, it won't be a part of his "listening sessions" on health care reform. A spokesperson for Conrad said the senator will be visiting Dickinson Friday, Aug. 21 and stopping at St. Joseph's Hospital and Health Center for their...
August 13, 2009 - 1:26pm
Public comes out for Conrad's listening session
MOTT -- The hot-button issue of health care reform was the topic of discussion during a stop by Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., Wednesday at the Good...
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am