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'Dizzy' ND legislator whisked away to hospital
With near-record growth, wind industry faces stiff challenge in ND Senate
Spring weather outlook for South Dakota hard to predict
8 little known facts about U.S. presidents that may leave you scratching your head
Taking flight: SkySkopes opens first-of-its-kind drone academy to public
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
With Summit League transfer and budget cuts, UND could face stiff financial penalties
Wild recall F Graovac
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
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
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
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
April 2, 2016
‘I hit rock bottom’: Now an attorney, U.S. House hopeful Iron Eyes served time for 2002 burglary, theft incident
BISMARCK – Chase Iron Eyes says he doesn’t remember stealing the car when he left the bowling alley in Bismarck on that fateful day almost...
April 2, 2016 - 11:23am
April 1, 2016
UPDATED: Democrats endorse Nelson, Heckaman for gubernatorial ticket
BISMARCK – Democrats said they’re down, but not out, as a smaller-than-expected crowd of delegates at the state convention unanimously endorsed...
April 1, 2016 - 8:46pm
March 31, 2016
Democrats kick off convention today with most delegates since 2008
BISMARCK – North Dakota Democrats will kick off their three-day state convention here Thursday with the most registered delegates since 2008 and a focus on rebuilding. Democratic-NPL Party Executive Director Robert Haider said 522 delegates are registered to attend the convention...
March 31, 2016 - 2:03pm
March 29, 2016
North Dakota Democrats call for special session to address budget issues, restore funding
BISMARCK – Democratic leaders urged Republican Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Tuesday to call a special legislative session to restore about $50 million that was slashed from agency budgets in February to deal with a massive revenue shortfall, but the governor gave the idea a cool reception....
March 29, 2016 - 3:58pm
March 27, 2016
GOP governor’s race pulls focus as Dems look to rebuild
BISMARCK – North Dakota Democrats trying to rebuild their party and generate enthusiasm here next weekend will have to compete with flying motorcycles and fire jugglers from the Shrine Circus. The circus will be going on next door to the Democratic convention inside the Bismarck...
March 27, 2016 - 6:00am
March 24, 2016
Letter: Port deceitfully portrays ND Democrats as anti-oil
I was amused to read Rob Port’s March 11 column regarding fracking. It must have left him feeling he’d scored some sort of “journalistic” trifecta. First, he took a shot at Heidi Heitkamp, to sate his bizarre obsession with her. Second, Port slavishly carried out his function...
March 24, 2016 - 5:53pm
March 16, 2016
Gubernatorial hopeful Nelson says ND ‘in crisis,’ state government leaving residents behind
BISMARCK – A Democratic state lawmaker officially launched his bid for governor here Wednesday, lobbing criticism at the man he’s trying...
March 16, 2016 - 4:30pm
March 14, 2016
Barone: Democrats dispirited, Republicans hobbled by excess of spirit
Bad news for both parties in the primaries and caucuses in the seven days in March following Super Tuesday. Start with the higher-ratings, higher-turnout Republican race. Donald Trump won two solid victories in Michigan and Mississippi Tuesday, after weak showings in the five contests...
March 14, 2016 - 4:36pm
March 11, 2016
Our View: Good week to be a Dickinson basketball fan
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Titans and Midgets go to state: What a great few weeks to be a boys basketball athlete and fan in Dickinson! Not only did Dickinson High reach...
March 11, 2016 - 10:37pm
March 10, 2016
Other Views: Fracking dishonesty from Democrats
FARGO -- Asked at their recent debate about hydraulic fracturing (fracking), Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders said they opposed the process that has revolutionized and revitalized the oil and natural gas industries in the United States. It’s...
March 10, 2016 - 5:16pm
March 9, 2016
Port: Heitkamp’s presidential candidate has lost her fracking mind
MINOT -- Hydraulic fracturing took a beating at a recent debate between the Democratic presidential candidates. You probably know this term better...
March 9, 2016 - 12:01am
March 1, 2016
District 36 Democrats don’t make any legislative nominations at meeting
Southwest North Dakota’s lone legislative district up for election this year still doesn’t have a Democrat on the ballot. District 36 Democrats...
March 1, 2016 - 9:58pm
February 15, 2016
Ahlin: Bernie’s ‘mad- as-hell’ crusade is a reminder of another time
FARGO — Watching the rise of Bernie Sanders brings to mind past Bernies — Bernie McCarthy, Bernie McGovern — even Bernie Nader. In their...
February 15, 2016 - 4:36pm
February 11, 2016
Jacobs: The four political ‘parties’ of North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota is a Republican state. There’s no arguing that point. But that doesn’t tell us much about the Republican Party...
February 11, 2016 - 6:22pm
February 8, 2016
ND Dems optimistic strong candidates for top state positions will emerge
BISMARCK -- Despite having no announced candidates for statewide office eight weeks from their state convention, North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party officials say they remain confident a strong ticket will emerge in the next few weeks. Kylie Oversen, chairwoman of the North Dakota Democratic-NPL...
February 8, 2016 - 12:01am