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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
James "Jim" Danks
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
August 5, 2016
Press Pass: Snell Harvesting operates 18 combines that travel across six states, Civil Service Commission hears fired city attorney’s appeal, Cramer: Role in Trump’s campaign ‘greatly exaggerated’, Legislature plugs $310 million budget gap
Here’s some of our top stories from Friday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want your...
August 5, 2016 - 6:00am
May 15, 2016
Trump taps climate change skeptic as energy adviser, pushes back on taxes
WASHINGTON - Donald Trump on Friday picked a prominent climate change skeptic to help him craft his energy policy and pushed back against renewed calls that he release his income tax returns - saying his tax rate is "none of your business." The presumptive Republican presidential...
News/Nation and World
May 15, 2016 - 12:21am
October 26, 2015
Cramer signs letter urging OSHA to undo change affecting fertilizer retailers
BISMARCK— U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer joined 38 other members of Congress in sending a letter Monday to U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez urging him to undo a recent change that imposes stricter regulations on 275 retailers of anhydrous ammonia fertilizer in North Dakota. The bipartisan...
October 26, 2015 - 11:34pm
September 4, 2015
Cramer, farm and wildlife groups applaud new NRCS partnership
BISMARCK – A new partnership seeks to address the concerns of farmers that politically active wildlife conservation groups may have too much influence when working with a federal agency on farm bill conservation programs. Farm and wildlife group leaders on Friday applauded the...
September 4, 2015 - 5:24pm
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...
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.
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.
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...
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...
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...
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