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Trump's speech to Congress is a chance for a reset
Pipeline protester charged with abusing elderly mother at camp, exploiting vulnerable adult
ND counties risk federal funding if landowners encroach on right-of-ways
Trump to order review of WOTUS regulations, official says
'I can't lose my baby boy': Moorhead 8-year-old with new liver, new sister finally back home
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
Vikings will not pick up Adrian Peterson's option for 2017
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
Port: Trying to solve a spending problem with tax hikes is a fool’s errand
Parenting Perspective: Lessons in parenting a toddler come from the bigliest of places
Jacobs: It's not money North Dakota universities are short of
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
Vikings will not pick up Adrian Peterson's option for 2017
June 27, 2014
Other Views: Hess drills; finds gusher of talent
For a government-run institution that critics say is on its last legs, about to implode, failing at its core mission and facing all manner of other ills, the North Dakota University System sure draws a lot of capitalist support. Case in point: Thursday’s announcement of the Hess...
June 27, 2014 - 11:49pm
Other Views: Cellphone searches off limits
A cellphone privacy decision by the U.S. Supreme Court sends a strong message that technology will not undermine protections guaranteed by the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. The court said police must obtain a warrant to search for information on a suspect’s cellphone....
June 27, 2014 - 11:47pm
June 20, 2014
Our View: Build the Roosevelt Library on DSU’s campus
Every school kid in North Dakota is taught how important Theodore Roosevelt was to our state and nation. Roosevelt was a hero of the Spanish-American War after leading his Rough Riders to victory in the Cuba. At just 42 years old, he became the youngest person to be inaugurated as...
June 20, 2014 - 11:58pm
Other Views: IRS’s lost emails make for a troubling tale
Don’t look now, but the simmering scandal about the White House possibly using the Internal Revenue Service to target opposition groups is coming closer to a boil. And this week, more people than the usual partisan suspects are taking note. They sense that the stakes suddenly...
June 20, 2014 - 11:56pm
June 9, 2014
Our View: Don’t forget to go vote today, because it counts
We are all busy these days, especially here in our growing western North Dakota, but we all need to put the coffee cup down and leave for a few minutes early this morning for work so you can vote on your way. Can’t do it this morning? Do it at lunch or on your way home, but find...
June 9, 2014 - 10:20pm
May 31, 2014
Other Views: North Dakota jobs are amazing
North Dakotans have gotten used to monthly employment statistics that rank the state first in job creation in the nation, and for having the lowest unemployment rate among the states. It’s a remarkable achievement, driven not only by obvious job growth in the Oil Patch but also...
May 31, 2014 - 9:49pm
May 28, 2014
Our View: Mr. President, it’s time to come to North Dakota
President Barack Obama has a very important question on his hands: Should I come to North Dakota? According to an anonymous White House administrator and an article published last Friday on the Washington Post’s website, the president plans to do exactly that in June. Though no...
May 28, 2014 - 11:18pm
May 25, 2014
Our View: Today is extra special for Trinity seniors
Today is a special day for seniors across the state. It is the last day they will be in their high schools as students. It is the event they have been anticipating for 13 years and have been counting down toward as they tried to study. It’s graduation day. Though graduation is...
May 25, 2014 - 12:00am
May 3, 2014
Other Views: Good call on special session
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple made the right call when he declined to call a special session of the Legislature to address needs in communities impacted by the Bakken oil boom. Several Democratic legislative leaders had urged the governor to convene the assembly in May. Dalrymple,...
May 3, 2014 - 12:04am
April 19, 2014
Our View: What’s best for our children?
Why plan for now when you can plan for the future? The recommendation made Monday by DLR Group to the Dickinson Public School Board to build a middle school instead of a high school made at least one board member question the proposal. The engineering group, which has worked countless...
April 19, 2014 - 10:58pm
April 12, 2014
Our View: Public information officer will help city’s construction chaos
Contrary to popular belief, there are actually four seasons in North Dakota: fall, spring, winter and construction. Two words you never would have put together five years ago were Dickinson and traffic. Dickinson is growing at an incredible pace and there is no sign that it is going...
April 12, 2014 - 11:35pm
March 3, 2014
Other views: Serious concerns dog higher-ed reform plan
Events last week swung spotlights around to the proposal to revamp North Dakota’s higher-education governance. And the hot lights illuminated key flaws in the proposal. The first event was one that North Dakota voters and leaders alike should take note of. It was the warning that...
March 3, 2014 - 7:36pm
February 10, 2014
Monke: Enough is enough with Keystone XL
I’ve always wondered about the people who protest certain topics. Are they really that upset? Does everything rile them up that much? Does somebody pay these people to protest? Is this their job? Lately, every time there is political movement on the Keystone XL pipeline, there’s...
February 10, 2014 - 11:04am
Bakken: New, desirable norm with tobacco
Usually, cultural change in North Dakota starts in the bigger cities and seeps down to less populated towns. That isn't necessarily the case when it comes to tobacco, however. Earlier this year, Cooperstown, a town of about 1,000 people in Griggs County, passed a tobacco ban in...
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
June 26, 2013
Other views: Try, try again on the farm bill
Democrats in the U.S. House say Republicans' last-minute amendments poisoned the well and led to the farm bill's demise. Republicans say the Democrats knew the amendments were coming but failed to deliver a promised 40 votes. Who's right? There's one way to find out. The amendments...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am