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Jaeger sees no hacking problems yet with ND election computer system
Governor, DHS fire back at scathing audit of child care licensing
USFS extends Dakota Prairie Grasslands Demonstration Project for 10 years
Highway patrolmen at protest site take off name tags
Protesters shut down TransCanada pipeline hearing in Montreal
crime and courts
nation and world
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
How to stop credit card fraud while traveling
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Dickinson Trinity football ranked No. 4 in Class 2A poll
Vikings QB Bridgewater injures knee during practice
Dickinson State cross country looks to carry momentum after last season's success
Quarterback Siemian to start for Broncos
Titans QB Jones comfortable in new role
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
good bad and ugly
Anton "Tony" Leo Funk
Clive Mathias Kuppler
Mathew A. "Snow Shoe" Peterson
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
July 31, 2014
Letter: Goehring, not Taylor is the one full of soundbites
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring’s recent letter “Soundbite vs. smart regulation” is ironically nothing more than a bunch of soundbites. I live in the beautiful White Earth Valley in western North Dakota in the heart of the Bakken, and as a result of the boom, our ranch...
July 31, 2014 - 6:06pm
July 22, 2014
Race for North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner is all about oil
TOWNER — North Dakota’s biggest oil producers have picked a side and put money into an obscure election for the state’s agriculture commissioner, hoping to ward off a rising Democratic challenger who could limit development of new wells and pipelines. With a Legislature that...
July 22, 2014 - 4:55pm
July 21, 2014
Goehring: Soundbite versus smart regulation
Often what sounds good is often anything but easy. Such is the case of Ryan Taylor’s recent column. His folksy, ah-shucks language may sound appealing and his solutions easy, but the realities of regulating our state’s two largest industries are seldom so simple. Take for example,...
July 21, 2014 - 11:18pm
July 14, 2014
Stenehjem says N.D. Industrial Commission violated open records law with records delay
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Industrial Commission violated the state’s open records laws by taking almost two months to fulfill a request for thousands of pages of meeting minutes, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem -- who sits on the commission -- said in an opinion issued Monday....
July 14, 2014 - 4:59pm
July 10, 2014
North Dakota growers asked to produce 250,000 pounds of food to fight hunger
FARGO — The state’s agriculture commissioner challenged gardeners across North Dakota on Tuesday to grow 250,000 pounds of produce for those in need. Doug Goehring said he wants the Hunger Free ND Garden Project, now in its fifth season, to surpass previous donation records and...
July 10, 2014 - 10:15pm
June 14, 2014
Oil is king: Crude, gas industry surpasses agriculture as North Dakota’s top economic driver
FARGO — Activities associated with oil and gas extraction have knocked the agricultural sector from its pedestal topping North Dakota’s economy. That,...
June 14, 2014 - 10:23pm
June 3, 2014
Farm groups warn of EPA overreach in proposed water rule
BISMARCK — North Dakota farm leaders called on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday to withdraw a proposed rule to clarify the Clean Water Act or at least extend the public comment period, warning the rule could have deep impacts on farmers and ranchers. “I am...
June 3, 2014 - 11:34pm
May 30, 2014
‘Drowning in paperwork:' Ranchers complain to Forest Service about regulations, understaffing
U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell apologized on Friday for last year’s Pautre Fire, and pledged to expedite the claims process for ranchers...
May 30, 2014 - 11:33pm
May 9, 2014
Taylor raises $90K for ag commissioner race: Goehring trails cattle rancher in campaign funds
BISMARCK — In the race for North Dakota agriculture commissioner, Democrat Ryan Taylor collected more than $90,000 in campaign contributions after entering the race in March but was still outraised by Republican incumbent Doug Goehring during the first four months of 2014. Candidates...
May 9, 2014 - 6:03pm
May 1, 2014
Candidates for U.S. House, state ag commissioner races debate for first time
BISMARCK — North Dakota candidates for Congress and state agriculture commissioner squared off in the first statewide debates of the election year Thursday night in Bismarck. Ryan Taylor, a cattle rancher and former state senator from Towner whose 2012 gubernatorial bid fell short,...
May 1, 2014 - 11:39pm
April 21, 2014
North Dakota Farm Bureau looks to next step: Missling: Group has lost, gained members after ag commissioner challenge
BISMARCK — North Dakota Farm Bureau leaders are mulling their next move after their divisive decision to back a challenger who ultimately failed to topple Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring for the Republican endorsement. “There’s been a fair amount of discussion one way...
April 21, 2014 - 12:30pm
April 6, 2014
Ag commissioner Goehring survives GOP endorsement challenge
MINOT -– North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring survived a hard-fought challenge from Warwick nurse and rancher Judy Estenson...
April 6, 2014 - 9:45pm
April 5, 2014
GOP looks into Red River flood control
MINOT — In a split vote before adjourning Saturday, delegates to the North Dakota GOP State Convention approved the party resolutions for 2014. They include calls to repeal Obamacare and audit the Federal Reserve and support for a constitutional ballot measure in November that...
April 5, 2014 - 11:49pm
Cramer gets GOP blessing: RNC chairman says North Dakota ‘paving the way’ for US to go from blue to red
MINOT — North Dakota Republicans sent a clear message to U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer on Saturday: No hard feelings. With a resounding “aye,”...
April 5, 2014 - 11:47pm
April 4, 2014
Republicans stream into Minot for GOP state convention
MINOT — Republicans from across the state began rolling into the “Magic City” on Friday for the North Dakota GOP State Convention. As of 6 p.m., 980 delegates and 25 alternates were signed up for the convention, with most expected to register this morning at the State Fair...
April 4, 2014 - 10:44pm