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As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
Tactics changing with juvenile offenders in ND - less punishment, more counseling
Cramer, Heitkamp point to ND issues in high-profile votes
Solo grad: Graham graduates as lone member of Class of ‘18 at Fordville-Lankin Public School
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
crime and courts
nation and world
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
place a business brief
Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Unseen face of the opioid epidemic: Drug abuse among the elderly grows
Swift's rules of comportment not quite as persnickety as royal family
2-year-old Edie thinks she's 30-something, or 60-something, or something
Practice safe cooking habits to avoid food poisoning
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Grace Zimmerman - HS Athlete of the Week
High school Athlete of the Week - Hunter Crist
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Commentary: Record walleye leads to story of 1952 lunker
Commentary: Road to recovery
We Need to Protect Our Borders
Flaring Vote Shows Senate Candidate Energy Positions
Commentary: Human decency should trump politics
Courage is a choice
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Irene M. Binstock
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New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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
January 31, 2014
Keystone pipeline will not affect Canada oil sands growth, report says
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration's tricky final decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline is several months away, guaranteeing that the project dividing many Democratic voters will be an issue in the midterm elections that could determine control of the U.S.
January 31, 2014 - 2:39pm
November 28, 2013
Will laws-by-petition turn ND into California? Recent run of ballot initiatives concerning to some
FARGO — North Dakota’s bulging budget surplus produced in part by the oil bonanza has sparked interest in ballot drives for spending initiatives or tax cuts. North Dakotans have never been bashful about taking their concerns to voters in the form of ballot measures, whether by...
November 28, 2013 - 8:31pm
May 29, 2013
Rep. Michele Bachmann says she won't run for re-election
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Eight is enough. That is the message tea party darling and Republican U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota delivered Wednesday...
May 29, 2013 - 10:08am
April 20, 2012
What must Medora residents do to vote in city elections?
Attention Medora residents: By the time you read this article, you will have less than 12 hours to be eligible to vote for city elections. Medora is the only city in North Dakota that requires its residents to register. If they don't register, they don't vote - no way around it. Voter...
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
4 seek to fill Dickinson City Commission seats
With today left to turn in petitions to run for office, three incumbents and one former Dickinson City commissioner are eying four commission...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2011
Belfield, Golva, New England school board election results in
Three area school districts announced the winners of the school board elections held Tuesday. Belfield, Golva and New England officials said the elections were well attended and anticipate another great school year. Belfield had two open seats, one at large and one rural. Incumbent...
June 15, 2011 - 12:00am
February 10, 2011
House gives small-town polling places a boost
BISMARCK (AP) -- Rebelling against North Dakota's trend toward voting by mail, the state House voted Wednesday to order counties to open a polling place in each city with more than 200 people for every statewide election. Critics of the proposal said it intruded into the authority...
February 10, 2011 - 12:00am
June 20, 2010
Contributions to city candidates vary
The majority of area political candidates claimed no campaign contributions prior to the June 9 election, with the highest claimed contribution coming in at $3,000. The North Dakota Secretary of State's Office requires any campaign contribution made from Jan.
June 20, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
Dunn County measures pass
Dunn County will now have a larger county commission, its people will continue voting at-large and the commission will soon decide who to appoint for the two additional positions. Andy Schmidt and Ray Kadrmas of Dunn County petitioned to get the question of increasing the commission...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
June 10, 2010
No problems at the polls
Tuesday's election ran smoothly with good voter turnout, area county officials said Wednesday. "Every time I talked to them (at the precincts) they said it was steady," said Alice Schulz, Stark County auditor. "It just took a little longer, because with a primary you have all the...
June 10, 2010 - 12:00am