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Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
Attorneys: North Dakota to pay $55,000 to settle suit over payloader seized by state crime bureau
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Dunn rising as talks of Rubio trade persist
Timberwolves to buy NBA D-League affiliate in Iowa
Normally defensive Bison adding offense to their men's basketball arsenal
Patriots thrive in role as nationwide villain
Wild reassign F Gabriel
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Thomas F. Murtha
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
November 9, 2016
Area Republicans ready to head to session
After sweeping the District 36 elections on Tuesday night, area Republicans say they are ready to head to Bismarck to begin a new legislative...
November 9, 2016 - 4:15pm
Schatz, Simons win spots in ND House of Reps.
The Republican Party swept the elections for the North Dakota Legislature on Tuesday night, with two incumbents and one newcomer winning their...
November 9, 2016 - 12:26am
October 20, 2016
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
Have you noticed in the paper the District 36 Democrats have gone negative? At least I think they are Democrats. Their ads don't say they are Democrats, but rather something called "Vote Right District 36." Normally we have right-wing Republicans and left-wing Democrats, so why aren't...
October 20, 2016 - 10:02pm
September 22, 2016
Democrat state Senate candidate Fielding drops out
A New England man who planned to oppose Republican state Sen. Kelly Armstrong in November's election has withdrawn his name from the ballot....
September 22, 2016 - 5:16pm
September 20, 2016
Dickinson Chamber to host 2 political candidate forums
The Dickinson Chamber of Commerce is hosting two local political candidate forums at City Hall. The Chamber will take questions for the candidates,...
September 20, 2016 - 8:35pm
June 14, 2016
Simons, Schatz win GOP nomination in District 36 House
The two Republican Party-endorsed candidates for District 36 House of Representatives are moving on to the general election. Rep. Mike Schatz...
June 14, 2016 - 11:42pm
June 4, 2016
Letter: Simons is a real person, not a politician
Have you noticed? We have entered a new era in politics! We have people running for political office that are not politicians. They are real people. Surprise! If our forefathers could come back and see what this country has become, they would be heartsick. But at the same time, they...
June 4, 2016 - 11:26pm
May 24, 2016
Letter: Fehr a legislative leader in human service issues
I am writing this letter in support of a very capable fellow legislator, Rep. Alan Fehr. As a fellow legislator, I have come to know and respect his abilities to serve the people of North Dakota. Even though I serve in an eastern district, I graduated from Assumption Abbey High School...
May 24, 2016 - 2:45pm
Letter: Simons the Constitutional conservative’s choice in District 36
This election cycle has shown that, as a nation, we are fed up with establishment politics. Increasingly, we’ve realized that we have been living the definition of insanity by continuing to elect the same people with the same go-along-to-get-along mindset and expecting things to...
May 24, 2016 - 2:39pm
April 27, 2016
Stenehjem talks optimism in Dickinson
Wayne Stenehjem wasted no time in describing his attitude about the North Dakota governor's race at a Wednesday night campaign event in Dickinson....
April 27, 2016 - 10:43pm
April 25, 2016
Letter: My vote is going to ‘Fehr and balanced’ representative
Due to reorganization and being newly transferred from another district, I first got to know Rep. Alan Fehr of Dickinson after his election in 2012. I have visited him in the Legislature and watched him interact with his fellow legislators. He is well respected by them as well as...
April 25, 2016 - 6:20pm
April 22, 2016
Letter: Simons would represent District 36 well in Legislature
Hip, hip horray! Hip, hip, horray! Is this an exciting and interesting election year so far or what? It would appear that those of us who are rabble rousers and politically incorrect are maybe starting to see some of our efforts pay off. More and more people see that those we elect...
April 22, 2016 - 10:26pm
April 11, 2016
District 36 Democrats announce candidates for North Dakota Legislature
The Democrats of North Dakota District 36 have put forth their candidates. District Chair Dean Meyer said the state Senate candidate for the district will be John Fielding, of New England. Meyer himself will run for one of the House seats, as will Linda Kittleson, of rural Killdeer....
April 11, 2016 - 11:04pm
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 21, 2016
Armstrong and Schatz move forward; Simons wins over Fehr for House at GOP district convention
State Rep. Alan Fehr was unseated by a member of his own party Saturday during the District 36 Republican nominating convention at the Ramada...
February 21, 2016 - 8:39am