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Brenner selected as next Grand Forks superintendent
Abentroth seeks ND's sole U.S. House seat
Beach auditor seeks community, economy growth
'Celebrate winter': One president spends President's Day out on the lake
Johnson named MDU Resources vice chair
crime and courts
nation and world
5 things in food and agriculture we can agree on
Research shows consumers trust farmers
6 ways FFA prepares students for job interviews, future careers
What FFA meant to him: Young farmer sees big benefits
How healthy are the food options in your rural community?
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
'The Badlands Girl,' a western film produced in North Dakota
She didn't expect her video of a screaming Delta passenger would go viral - now she feels bad
Looking at life through the lens of war: DSU to present "Time Stands Still'
'Tintypes' a musical melting pot
US men's hockey advances to quarterfinals with win over Slovakia
Third quarter smothering lifts Bowman County over Tigers
Cougars' win over Bison comes in final seconds
DHS girls stumble at Jamestown
Nighthawks hold off Bearcats surge
Commentary: Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Commentary: The argument for gun control is myopic and shallow
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Cramer's blind devotion to Trump has clouded his perspective
Ervin H. Godes
Helen E. Marsh
Theodora "Teddy" Sabrosky
James "Jim" Hauck
Donald & Angela
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
Guild Mortgage serves local community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
April 7, 2015
Senate strips language allowing voters to use bills, bank statements to prove residency
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Senate stripped language from legislation Tuesday that would have allowed voters to use a bill, bank statement...
April 7, 2015 - 4:57pm
March 30, 2015
Senate approves voter registration study
BISMARCK – A bill requiring a study of voter registration in North Dakota will soon be on its way to Gov. Jack Dalrymple for his signature....
March 30, 2015 - 9:08pm
February 10, 2015
House overwhelmingly passes voter ID bill
BISMARCK — The North Dakota House voted Tuesday to allow voters to use a bill or bank statement to verify their residency at the polls. House Bill 1333, sponsored by Rep. Randy Boehning, R-Fargo, would allow those without an updated identification to use a bill, bank statement...
February 10, 2015 - 9:58pm
November 8, 2014
Baumgarten: What do Christmas and elections have in common?
Now that elections and campaigning are over, all people want to talk about is how the Republicans took over, how measures that lost were awful, why certain measures or candidates lost or should have won, etc. Some people want to talk about who is going to run for what in 2016. Which...
November 8, 2014 - 12:10am
October 25, 2014
Baumgarten: Mudslinging: An American tradition
As Election Day draws closer, campaigners are pulling out all of the stops to try to convince voters to put a check next to their name or cause. The last month before voters go to the polls is do or die for everyone. Candidates are buying more ad space. The news is overloaded with...
October 25, 2014 - 11:14pm
Candidates named for Three Affiliated Tribes elections
NEW TOWN -- The Three Affiliated Tribes Election Board has certified the candidates eligible to run for the Tribal Business Council. Current Chairman Tex Hall is running for re-election, and faces challengers Damon Williams, Lewis Kenneth Hall, Mark Fox and Randy Phelan. For...
August 25, 2014 - 4:02pm
June 11, 2014
N.D. voter turnout lowest for June election since at least 1980
BISMARCK – Voter turnout barely cracked 17 percent for Tuesday’s election in North Dakota, the lowest turnout for a June election since at least 1980. With all 427 precincts reporting, voters cast 93,377 ballots for a turnout rate of 17.13 percent, based on the estimate of...
June 11, 2014 - 10:46am
June 10, 2014
Secretary of State Jaeger says servers to blame for website glitches on election night
BISMARCK – North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger said server problems were to blame for election results being inaccessible for periods of time Tuesday night on his office’s website. Jaeger, who was in Fargo on Tuesday night, said he also had difficulty accessing results...
June 10, 2014 - 11:33pm
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
Ahlin: Local elections should turn out the voters, but…
Poor turnout at the polls is something we’ve grown to expect. Nationally, about a third of eligible voters don’t bother to vote in presidential elections. Since historically, off-year (non-presidential) November elections have even poorer turnout and June elections are worst of...
June 9, 2014 - 10:18pm
May 21, 2014
North Dakota Elections Blog
Find out everything you need to know about North Dakota's elections by checking out the Forum News Service election blog.
May 21, 2014 - 11:28am
April 8, 2014
Pew study ranks N.D. first again in election performance
BISMARCK – The results are in, and North Dakota has retained the nation’s top spot when it comes to how it runs elections, according to a study released Tuesday by The Pew Charitable Trusts. The Peace Garden State led the country for the second consecutive time in Pew’s...
April 8, 2014 - 2:38pm
February 11, 2014
District 37 GOP endorses 3 candidates
Three individuals have been endorsed by District 37 Republicans to represent the party on the June primary ballot for the state legislature. Sen. Rich Wardner, Rep. Vicky Steiner, and Dickinson Park Board President Mike Lefor have been selected, according to a release sent out last...
February 11, 2014 - 9:14pm
February 6, 2014
Going head to head on taxes: Property tax emerges as key issue as tax commissioner hopefuls kick off campaigns
BISMARCK — Property taxes are handled at the local level, but they quickly emerged Wednesday as a major issue in the statewide race for North...
February 6, 2014 - 1:08am
February 4, 2014
Farm Bureau says it’s ‘lost confidence’ in ag commissioner, backs challenger
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Farm Bureau is supporting a challenger for the Republican endorsement for state agriculture commissioner, saying...
February 4, 2014 - 11:28pm