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Bismarck man leads law officers on three-hour chase
Special counsel sets in motion sentencing process for Papadopoulos
Minot air base official ousted after missing grenade rounds, machine gun
Trump violated the Constitution when he blocked his critics on Twitter, a federal judge rules
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nation and world
Zinke emphasizes partnering with oil industry at ND conference
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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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
People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Commentary: With chance to make a difference, NFL punts on national anthem
Byron Buxton's speed turns routine single into double in a flash
UND land sale could be tied to indoor practice facility addition
Twins fall quietly to Tigers, 4-1
USA Gymnastics CEO Kerry Perry apologizes to victims of Larry Nassar
The harsh taste of gold
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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September 20, 2017
UND sees freshman gain, overall loss in fall enrollment numbers
GRAND FORKS—The University of North Dakota's fall enrollment numbers are in, showing a decline in total undergraduates balanced by a rise...
September 20, 2017 - 7:03pm
June 26, 2017
Third West Fargo high school, middle school effort on back burner for now
WEST FARGO—Efforts to seek voter approval to build a third high school and third middle school in this fast-growing school district are on the back burner for now, school officials said on Monday, June 26.
June 26, 2017 - 8:23pm
September 21, 2016
Enrollment numbers decline slightly at ND colleges, universities
FARGO — Fall enrollment numbers are in at North Dakota colleges and universities. Total numbers are down slightly at the University of North Dakota, North Dakota State University and North Dakota State College of Science. Still, UND is seeing an increase in student diversity...
September 21, 2016 - 11:17pm
August 24, 2016
Early enrollment largely steady at F-M campuses
FARGO—Enrollment appears steady at local college campuses as students return amid signs that a long dip in student numbers could be approaching...
August 24, 2016 - 8:12pm
January 27, 2016
Deadline for Obamacare enrollment looms
FARGO -- Officials on Wednesday urged North Dakotans who haven't yet enrolled for coverage this year under the Affordable Care Act not to wait until the Sunday deadline to sign up. As of the latest tally, through Saturday, more than 20,300 North Dakota residents had enrolled for 2016...
January 27, 2016 - 7:31pm
January 9, 2016
New year new beginning at DSU: DSU President Mitzel talks goals, status for future
College campuses can typically mark a fresh beginning of sorts with each new semester. Dickinson State University, however, has a better claim...
January 9, 2016 - 10:50pm
September 24, 2015
DSU enrollment down 11 percent from last fall
Dickinson State University released a 2015 fall semester enrollment of 1,317 on Thursday -- an 11 percent drop from previous fall. Enrollment was nearly steady compared to the 2015 spring semester, increasing by four students, according to North Dakota University System data....
September 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 19, 2015
DSU hires new VP for student affairs
Dickinson State University announced Tuesday that Melanie Tucker will be its new vice president for student affairs and enrollment management....
May 19, 2015 - 11:26pm
May 18, 2015
Watford City's school enrollment up 19 percent
WATFORD CITY -- School enrollment in North Dakota's fastest-growing small town has grown by 19 percent since May. Enrollment in the McKenzie County School District, based in Watford City, increased by 255 students since the end of the 2013-14 school year, Superintendent Steve Holen...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
March 3, 2015
Higher ed board approves sale of Foundation apartments to DSU
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Board of Higher Education approved Dickinson State University’s proposal to seek revenue bonds to purchase three residential apartments from the Dickinson State University Foundation. Sean Smith, a Bismarck attorney appointed as receiver to control...
March 3, 2015 - 9:24pm
November 13, 2014
Obamacare enrollment begins again
FARGO — Those who want health insurance coverage next year through the new online marketplace should take note: The sign-up period begins Saturday and ends Feb. 15. But those who want to start new coverage or change insurance plans next year must enroll by Dec. 15 to ensure that...
November 13, 2014 - 11:04pm
September 23, 2014
DSU enrollment up 30 students since 2013-14
Dickinson State University’s enrollment is up 30 students since last year, according to a release from the school. The university announced Tuesday that it has 1,479 this year compared to 1,449 last year. Of those students, 80 are full-time international students, coming from...
September 23, 2014 - 10:41pm
August 27, 2014
Watford City's school enrollment up 19 percent
WATFORD CITY -- School enrollment in North Dakota's fastest-growing small town has grown by 19 percent since May. Enrollment in the McKenzie...
August 27, 2014 - 6:44pm
August 26, 2014
Record year: Dickinson Public Schools breaks ’80s boom peak for student enrollment
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August 26, 2014 - 10:11pm
Dickinson Public Schools not the only district to see an increase in student enrollment
Dickinson Public Schools is seeing record enrollment numbers going into the 2014-15 school year, but they’re not the only ones experiencing growth. Enrollment in many schools around southwest North Dakota is up: - Killdeer Public School started this week with 450 students, level...
August 26, 2014 - 10:05pm