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Kansas man charged with killing Indian engineer in possible hate crime
Sanford Health employees granted FBI award
Calif. pawn shops specialize in the rare Oscar coming through door
Soccer-playing bumblebees get goal-scoring buzz
Trump vows military build-up, hammers nationalist themes
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
Midgets gymnastics welcomes all challengers for state meet
'Cardiac Cats': Glen Ullin-Hebron storms back on Bulldogs, wins first Region 7 championship
In name of fighting cancer, DSU's Seth Moerkerke went bald Thursday
Blue Hawks ice Waldorf, advance to NSAA semifinals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Port: Left wing town hall activists undermine credibility by screaming at Cramer, exempting Heitkamp
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Donna Mae Hewson
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
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
February 11, 2017
Dickinson representatives vote against bill banning discrimination against sexual orientation
All four of the Dickinson area state representatives voted against a bill on Friday that would have prohibited discrimination based on sexual...
February 11, 2017 - 10:00pm
February 10, 2017
For 4th time, ND lawmakers reject bill protecting people against discrimination for sexual orientation
BISMARCK - House members rejected a bill Friday, Feb. 10, that would prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, the fourth time...
February 10, 2017 - 3:55pm
February 8, 2017
LGBT bill appears on path to defeat
BISMARCK — Though a bill that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation appears to be on a path to defeat, the primary sponsor...
February 8, 2017 - 8:26pm
December 2, 2016
Dickinson employee charges McKenzie County with discrimination
A Dickinson city employee charged McKenzie County with discrimination in 2015, a charge that is still being reviewed.
December 2, 2016 - 6:08pm
January 21, 2016
Sanford to seek dismissal of discrimination lawsuit filed by transgender former employee
FARGO -- Sanford Health is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court here by a former employee in Fargo who says she was discriminated against during her employment while she was transitioning from male to female. Sanford's answer to the lawsuit filed...
January 21, 2016 - 10:24pm
Letter: Stop worrying about discrimination bill and start teaching respect
I am writing in regards to the letter to the editor on April 12, “I could return to ND, but I’m not welcome.” I am sorry people feel this way. How do you outlaw discrimination without discriminating against someone else? First, there will always be discrimination of some sort....
April 21, 2015 - 6:36pm
April 13, 2015
Letter: SB 2279 supporters won’t be defeated
By defeating Senate Bill 2279, North Dakota has sanctioned discrimination against our LGBTQA citizens. It’s a disgrace. The North Dakota House of Representatives, led by Fargo Republican Al Carlson, seems hell-bent on turning our state into a Christian theocracy where Muslims are...
April 13, 2015 - 11:33pm
Committee rejects Dems’ attempt to add anti-discrimination language to budget bill
BISMARCK – Democrats have failed in their first attempt to salvage language from a defeated bill that aimed to outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation, and they say further attempts are unlikely as the session draws to a close. After House lawmakers killed Senate...
April 13, 2015 - 10:49pm
April 12, 2015
Letter: I could return to ND, but I’m not welcome
Last week, the House of Representatives of the North Dakota Legislature did what it often does: it stood on the wrong side of history. Members of the House voted against me. They voted against many of my friends. They voted against equality and justice and common decency. They voted...
April 12, 2015 - 12:14am
April 10, 2015
Sen. Heitkamp: ‘We can’t be a state that is seen to discriminate’
BISMARCK – U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp told lawmakers in her home state Friday that efforts to recruit workers could be undone if North Dakota...
April 10, 2015 - 6:44pm
April 7, 2015
Jacobs: The N.D. politics of discrimination against gay people
It’s OK to be disappointed about last week’s House vote denying protection to homosexuals seeking homes or jobs. Embarrassed even. But...
April 7, 2015 - 7:30pm
Former Gov. Olson says 1981 order ‘probably’ intended to prohibit discrimination against gays
Former North Dakota Gov. Allen Olson said Tuesday an executive order he issued in 1981 requiring that state employees be treated in a fair and...
April 7, 2015 - 12:51pm
April 6, 2015
Questions, answers on discrimination laws
FARGO - Last week's defeat of legislation that would have barred discrimination based on sexual orientation in North Dakota put a focus on a complex, often confusing, area of the law. Here are answers to some common questions about the bill and discrimination law in general. ...
April 6, 2015 - 10:47pm
April 3, 2015
House GOP leader upset with governor’s comments on defeat of sexual orientation discrimination bill
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s House Republican leadership is upset with Gov. Jack Dalrymple over his critical comments Thursday after the GOP...
April 3, 2015 - 11:49am
April 2, 2015
ND House kills bill outlawing discrimination based on sexual orientation
BISMARCK – For the third time in six years, North Dakota lawmakers have killed legislation that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation,...
April 2, 2015 - 8:51pm