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I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
Pipeline leak spills oil into creek near Belfield
Tickets to go on sale Friday for Journey concert at Fargodome
More than $44,000 in vehicles stole from Bismarck shop
Suspect in Twin Cities woman's death charged after leading Cass deputies to human remains
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
NDSU, SDSU rematch may be a battle of who can make best adjustments
Bob Brookover: Wentz wagon's wheels fall off
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
Five Heisman Trophy finalists named
Dickinson State's Shevlin earns NSAA honor
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Theresa M. Brewer
James "Jim" Wetzel
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
I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
September 4, 2015
Cramer, farm and wildlife groups applaud new NRCS partnership
BISMARCK – A new partnership seeks to address the concerns of farmers that politically active wildlife conservation groups may have too much influence when working with a federal agency on farm bill conservation programs. Farm and wildlife group leaders on Friday applauded the...
September 4, 2015 - 5:24pm
June 18, 2015
Ag groups not satisfied with changes to NRCS contract process
BISMARCK — Farm group leaders opposed to how a federal agency partners with politically active groups such as Ducks Unlimited on conservation programs said a procedural change announced Thursday fails to curb the practice. “It’s open season. Things haven’t changed, and that’s...
June 18, 2015 - 11:19pm
May 23, 2015
Ducks in the Bakken: DU research project aims to shed light on impact of oil and gas development on duck production and density
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A study underway in the Oil Patch of northwest North Dakota and northeast Montana aims to gauge the impact of energy development...
May 23, 2015 - 10:38pm
April 21, 2015
House raises outdoor fund cap to $40M; strips guaranteed seats for Ducks, Pheasants
BISMARCK – House lawmakers voted 81-10 on Tuesday to raise the cap on North Dakota’s Outdoor Heritage Fund by $10 million over the next two...
April 21, 2015 - 11:53am
April 17, 2015
Ducks Unlimited, Pheasants Forever would lose guaranteed seats on advisory board
Rep. Mike Nathe, R-Bismarck, says a proposed change to the Outdoor Heritage Fund board isn’t retaliation for ballot measure.
April 17, 2015 - 7:34pm
April 1, 2015
Dem says GOP breaks promise with Senate vote to keep Outdoor Heritage Fund cap at $30M
BISMARCK – In what one Democrat called “the first of unfortunately a long line of broken promises,” state senators passed a bill Wednesday...
April 1, 2015 - 5:01pm
December 2, 2014
Ag groups act to limit conservation groups: Measure 5 defeat leads to defensive moves
FARGO — North Dakota agricultural groups are putting the pressure on officials to eject conservation advocate organizations as contract helpers in U.S. Department of Agriculture offices that regulate wetland compliance issues. The North Dakota Farmers Union recently passed a resolution...
December 2, 2014 - 11:31pm
October 30, 2014
Letter: Have a good time going out of state to go hunting
The letter to the editor from Mark Voll is 100 percent right. Most farmers and rancher’s land is posted and says “No Trespassing,” which means no hunting or walking or driving on the land without permission. If Measure 5 passes, yes, you’ll have to go hunting out of state....
October 30, 2014 - 5:35pm
October 14, 2014
Direct mail ad for Measure 5 used South Dakota Badlands
Images of the wrong state’s Badlands were used on a direct mail advertisement paid for by the proponents of North Dakota’s Measure 5, the...
October 14, 2014 - 2:04pm
Both sides encouraged by Measure 5 results
BISMARCK – Spokesmen for the campaigns supporting and opposing Measure 5 both said they were encouraged by poll results published Sunday that found the contest over the proposed conservation fund in a statistical dead heat. The poll of 505 randomly selected adults, commissioned...
October 14, 2014 - 12:03am
September 30, 2014
Coalition to draw attention to broad opposition to North Dakota Measure 5
BISMARCK — Opponents of Measure 5 will flex their political muscle in North Dakota’s largest cities Wednesday, highlighting the number of state lawmakers, local elected officials and business leaders fighting the Nov. 4 ballot measure that would establish a conservation fund with...
September 30, 2014 - 9:52pm
September 17, 2014
Panel rejects proposed DU land purchase in Grand Forks County
GRAND FORKS — A panel that regulates the purchase of land by nonprofit groups in North Dakota has rejected a Ducks Unlimited proposal to buy 160 acres of land in Grand Forks County. According to Terry Steinwand, director of the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, the North Dakota...
September 17, 2014 - 11:10pm
September 16, 2014
Clean Water measure backers tout broad coalition of support
FARGO — Backers of the Clean Water, Wildlife & Parks Amendment announced Tuesday that a broad coalition of 225 individuals, businesses and organizations have endorsed Measure 5 on the November ballot. “That’s a broad range of North Dakotans, teachers, agricultural producers,...
September 16, 2014 - 9:45pm
September 9, 2014
Carlson’s bill could give up to $50M to outdoor recreation
BISMARCK — While criticizing a ballot measure that would divert millions of dollars in North Dakota oil tax revenue into a conservation fund, House Majority Leader Al Carlson said he plans to introduce legislation next year that would spend $30 million to $50 million to enhance...
September 9, 2014 - 8:06pm
September 6, 2014
Ducks Unlimited needs state approval for wetland purchase
GRAND FORKS — A conservation organization that has not had the best of luck purchasing land will appear before a state committee Monday to pitch its proposal to buy 160 acres in Grand Forks County. Ducks Unlimited, a nonprofit group that promotes waterfowl and wetland conservation,...
September 6, 2014 - 12:00am