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ND student scores rank in top five in national science exam
Trooper: Truck in fatal crash that killed 3 going 'highway speeds'
Arrests, bonfires mark early stages of conflict between pipeline protesters, law enforcement
Melania Trump will be back in spotlight, apparently to her surprise
Hacked emails show Clinton aides surprised at 2015 email revelations
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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
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
UND women's basketball team plans to push pace
DSU men's basketball downed by Minot State in home opener
Arrieta, Cubs even World Series with Game 2 win
Grizzlies slip by Timberwolves in season opener
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
Bernice M. Kuhn
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Martin R. Harnisch
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
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 and courts
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...
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...
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...
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...
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