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State, federal officials respond to report on state forensic examiner
Statoil reaches $2M settlement with US over mineral trespass
Arthaud to intern for Hoeven
UPDATED: Mandaree man charged with murder will plead insanity
Attorney: Marathon has no rigs in Dunn Co.
Senate fails to override Obama's veto of Keystone pipeline bill
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Holten: Our most valuable gift
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
Hoeven: Keystone XL about energy, jobs, economic growth and energy security
Jacobs: Good advice from the governor about higher ed
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Sylvester Anton Schneider
Teresa Jean Odermann Weinand
Watch Live: Class B girls basketball state tournament
Fong’s solid first season with Titans
Hunting license renewal in North Dakota
Presence in the paint: Junior duo controls Trinity’s inside game
Russell named as first-team all-conference
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
October 2, 2014
North Valley Arts Council financial troubles preceded director’s resignation
GRAND FORKS — The North Valley Arts Council board of directors had questioned former executive director Marie Strinden about the nonprofit’s finances the day before she submitted her resignation Aug. 28. Also, the Grand Forks Herald discovered errors in NoVAC financial statements...
news / crime
October 2, 2014 - 10:53pm
September 17, 2014
Longtime employee Berg hired as ND Historical Society director
BISMARCK — Claudia Berg, a 33-year employee of the State Historical Society and coordinator of the nearly completed $51.7 million expansion of the North Dakota Heritage Center, was picked Wednesday to lead the agency after current Director Merl Paaverud retires Nov. 14. The State...
news / north dakota
September 17, 2014 - 11:24pm
November 7, 2013
Liversage named director of Fargo VA Medical Center
FARGO — Lavonne Liversage has been named the new director of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center here. Liversage, who assumes her new position Nov. 18, has more than 17 years in management positions at the VA, including posts in Fargo, where she began her career with the agenc...
news / north dakota
November 7, 2013 - 9:43pm
November 6, 2013
RESP selects interim executive director after former director resigns
The Roughrider Education Services Program unanimously elected governing board member Maurice “Mo” Hardy as its interim director pending approval from his employer after the previous executive director, Amy Axtman, resigned last month.
news / local
November 6, 2013 - 9:23pm
September 23, 2012
Little Owl out as Spirit Lake social services director
GRAND FORKS -- Mark Little Owl, hired in mid-August by the Spirit Lake Tribe to restore its embattled social services department, will not continue...
September 23, 2012 - 12:00am
January 6, 2010
When the lights look lonely
Now that the exhilaration of Christmas is over the question is whether we can remain sane from now until snow turns to slop, trees sprout buds, dandelions bloom, baseballs fly off spring training bats, students start cramming and the Easter Bunny hides eggs in every nook and cranny...
columns / opinion
January 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 4, 2009
Obama's war in Afghanistan
History is full of ironies, but none greater than this. In February 1989, then-Deputy CIA Director Robert Gates helped arm freedom fighters in Afghanistan with cash, weapons and intelligence to chase out Soviet troops. As Gates wrote in his memoirs, when the last Soviet soldier left...
April 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Former workers' comp director sentenced
BISMARCK - Former workers' compensation director Charles "Sandy" Blunt was given a deferred sentenced this afternoon for misusing funds at the agency. The judge ordered him to a two-year sentence with deferred imposition, meaning Blunt won't spend time in prison if he meets terms...
February 25, 2009 - 1:03pm
North Dakota aeronautics director on leave with pay
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission, calling the task "unpleasant," put its director, Gary Ness, on administrative leave with pay during a Thursday morning meeting, with its chairman saying he suspected Ness' current legal trouble "a medical issue." The vote was unanimous. Ness...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
May 7, 2008
Bommarito is new N.D. GOP executive director
BISMARCK -- Michael Bommarito is the new executive director for the North Dakota Republican Party and his predecessor, Mike Schatz, is now a deputy director. The party made the announcement Tuesday. Bommarito began the job Monday. Schatz, of New England, remains on the staff as...
May 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
UND hires Faison as athletic director
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota is entering uncharted waters in the fall as its athletic department will make the move to NCAA Division I competition. As an athletic administrator, Brian Faison has sailed in Division I waters for decades. His experience as an athletic...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
Legislative leader calls for outside interim director to get WSI back on track
FARGO -- Rep.
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am