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Plea agreement rejected in child starvation case
Stark County recorder to refrain from issuing same-sex marriage licenses
Mandan schools suspend teacher accused of sex with student
Few same-sex couples get marriage licenses across the North Dakota
Bismarck man accused of attacking, tying up woman
crime and courts
nation and world
Radiator business built for the long haul: 100-year-old Billings company reaches into the Bakken
NDPC’s Cutting to speak at House committee hearing on lifting oil export ban
ND water officials see results from crackdown on illegal water sales
Authorities weigh in on lifting of federal oil export ban
Company wants to operate 75 wind turbines just north of Tioga in Oil Patch
Hebron All-Class reuion
Journeying the Narrow Path
Today marks historical events and Ringo's birthday
Patrick Hope: You can go home again
Walking the path of light: Relay for Life gets underway Friday
Dickinson native, UND grad training Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Dickinson native watches Vandeweghe reach quarters
Roughriders rally, split with Fargo Post 400
Smith makes impact in Saskatchewan
Twins collect at least one All-Star honor
Holten: Good times and cigarette butts
Other Views: Repeal Nixon-era ban on oil exports
Jacobs: Mid-summer brings new rules for politicians
Wenzel: If only athletes scored points for character
Zaleski: Good trend, or is nation losing its way?
Brittany Lynn Hembree-Mueller
November 21, 2013
Heitkamp, Cramer see farm bill agreement coming soon
Maintaining her assurance that a new farm bill will become reality soon, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said she will tell attendees at a trio of agriculture-related gatherings this weekend that a bill will become reality before year’s end. Basing part of her optimism...
news / agriculture
November 21, 2013 - 9:35pm
October 9, 2013
Cramer: Short-term debt ceiling increase needed
WASHINGTON -- As the government shutdown continued through Wednesday as Republicans and Democrats continued to slug it out politically over budget issues, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., said he thinks a short-term solution could be reached soon, giving lawmakers more time to negotiate. "I'd...
October 9, 2013 - 6:14pm
June 25, 2013
Cramer: Extremists to blame for farm bill defeat
FARGO -- Rep.
agriculture / news / north dakota
June 25, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2013
North Dakota feeling a draft
The U.S. Department of the Interior released an updated draft of rules on hydraulic fracturing Thursday, but it appears those on both sides of the fracking issue are unhappy with the proposal.
Bakken / Energy / north dakota / oil / water
May 18, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
Mr. Helms goes to Washington
As the road to the Keystone XL pipeline's approval or rejection trudges on, North Dakota Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms visited Washington, D.C., this week in an effort to tout the pipeline and the advantages it would present the Peace Garden State. Testifying before two...
Energy / north dakota / oil
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
October 25, 2012
Endorsement: Cramer for US House from ND
Kevin Cramer has been preparing all his adult life to serve his state in Washington, D.C. He's ready. On Nov. 7, North Dakotans should vote to send him to the U.S. House of Representatives as the state's lone congressman. Cramer's determination has not been about ego, but rather...
October 25, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
Letter: Federal law on campaign contributions must be upheld
I would like to applaud the Fargo Forum for its recent editorial, "Of Course, PSC suit is political" (May 31). The editorial really gets to the heart of the fact that North Dakota has elected officials that are trying to avoid being held accountable. Both Commissioner Kevin Cramer...
coal / letters / opinion
June 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Traffic safety contest open to ND teens
BISMARCK -- North Dakota teenagers can win cash prizes for creating a 30-second traffic safety video or a billboard design. The North Dakota Department of Transportation, AAA North Dakota and the North Dakota Safety Council are sponsoring the second annual NDTeenDrivers Traffic...
news / north dakota / oil
November 14, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
Public Service Commissioner
BISMARCK (AP) -- Republican North Dakota Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer has won re-election, defeating Democratic rival Brad Crabtree. With 33 percent of precincts reporting, Cramer had 63 percent of the vote and Crabtree 34 percent. Cramer was elected to the PSC in 2004...
November 3, 2010 - 12:00am
September 28, 2009
Kevin Cramer says he won't seek House race
BISMARCK (AP) -- Kevin Cramer says he won't seek the Republican endorsement to run for the U.S. House next year. Cramer is now president of the state Public Service Commission. He ran unsuccessfully for Congress twice during the 1990s, and he's been considering whether to make another...
September 28, 2009 - 6:02pm
February 18, 2009
Obama mentions N.D. in stimulus speech
BISMARCK (AP) -- Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer says he was encouraged to hear President Barack Obama mention North Dakota in his speech before signing a $787 billion stimulus plan Tuesday. Cramer and other state officials are waiting to see the details. "North Dakota has...
February 18, 2009 - 11:34pm
Editorial - Cramer takes proactive action
North Dakota Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer has the right idea when he said this week it is time to bring coal and wind-power industries together to talk about development in the state. FPL Energy of Juno Beach, Fla., is being joined by Minnesota Power of Duluth, Minn.,...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am