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Senate approves funding bill to avert government shutdown
Congress rejects Obama veto, Saudi September 11 bill becomes law
Grand Forks missionary faces sexual conduct charges in Twin Cities
New Rockford man admits guilt in murder at wedding dance
Blotter: Two Dickinson residents arrested for criminal trespassing
crime and courts
nation and world
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
James "Jim" Basic
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
January 25, 2016
Engineering priorities: Dickinson utilities extension to be examined in budget reforecast
A city engineering project planned for one of Dickinson’s earliest oil-boom era annexations may be delayed by municipal budgetary shifts as...
January 25, 2016 - 8:57pm
December 27, 2013
Construction at new Scheels store progressing in GF
GRAND FORKS — On a recent frigid morning, cement trucks shuffled around a section of the Columbia Mall parking lot in Grand Forks. The construction...
December 27, 2013 - 8:04pm
December 25, 2013
ND rare red state with GOP governor moving ahead with Medicaid expansion
BISMARCK — Their weather may not have much in common, but when it comes to politics, Arizona and North Dakota aren’t that far apart. Both states lean heavily Republican, led by Republican governors with state Legislatures controlled by GOP supermajorities in both houses. A solid...
December 25, 2013 - 4:40pm
Dickinson Public Schools planning for more expansion
In preparation for the next new elementary school, the Dickinson Public School District has started to look at land for purchase in northeast Dickinson.. The administration asked the Dickinson Public School Board Budget Committee for permission to move forward with researching parcels...
November 25, 2013 - 7:04pm
November 7, 2013
Supporters, opponents come out to talk Highway 85 expansion from Watford City to Belfield
A battle over adding lanes to U.S. Highway 85 south of Watford City could be gaining traction and the North Dakota Department of Transportation could be caught in the middle. With the DOT’s attention focused squarely on its current project to expand Highway 85 from Watford City...
November 7, 2013 - 6:39pm
November 6, 2013
Medora City Council supports four-lane Highway 85
In a unanimous vote Wednesday at its monthly meeting, the Medora City Council moved to issue a resolution in support of the proposed expansion of U.S. Highway 85 into a four-lane corridor from Belfield to south of Watford City. “I think safety is paramount at this time,” said...
November 6, 2013 - 11:01pm
October 3, 2013
Border States celebrates grand opening
Border States Electric is expanding. The Fargo-based company celebrated the grand opening of its 42,000-square-foot facility on Wednesday in...
October 3, 2013 - 12:00am
September 20, 2013
Famous Dave's eyeing Dickinson
Franchisees Casey and Pat Ryan don't know where or when yet, but they plan to bring barbecue chain restaurant Famous Dave's to booming Dickinson. "We...
September 20, 2013 - 12:00am
June 1, 2013
Transition at the top: Looking at further expansion, Eide Bailly taps new CEO
FARGO -- Dave Stende has some big shoes to fill and a big goal to reach. The 53-year-old assumed the role of managing partner and chief executive...
June 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 25, 2013
Jobs drive Devils Lake campus needs
DEVILS LAKE -- The Lake Region State College campus is spreading around the city of Devils Lake -- but not by design or desire. Several offices and outreach programs are being housed off campus -- at the North Dakota School for the Deaf and the former Twete Implement building just...
April 25, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
Lawmakers send Medicaid expansion to governor
BISMARCK -- An estimated 20,500 North Dakotans will receive health insurance once Gov. Jack Dalrymple signs a bill passed Tuesday. Senate lawmakers voted 33-14 to pass House Bill 1362, which expands Medicaid coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, often called...
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
State Medicaid expansion bill sent to Senate for vote
BISMARCK -- Lawmakers on two Senate committees recommended passing the proposed Medicaid expansion program that would provide insurance coverage to an estimated 20,000 North Dakotans who are currently living without. The final recommendation by the Senate Appropriations Committee...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
West River Community Center's expansion project pre-bid cost: $22.3M
The Dickinson Parks and Recreation Board's West River Community Center and new ice arena project has some competition for Mortenson Construction's time, but officials say it shouldn't get in the way of the building giant's facilitation of the multi-million dollar project. Although...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
February 21, 2013
Lobbying groups come together for North Dakota Medicaid expansion
BISMARCK -- A group of 23 insurance, medical, family and religious organizations have signed onto a pledge supporting the state's expansion of Medicaid, and are calling on the Legislature to enact the federal program. "The bottom line is that if North Dakota does not expand Medicaid...
February 21, 2013 - 12:00am
January 12, 2013
Medicaid expansion bill has first hearing with House subcommittee
BISMARCK -- Gov.
January 12, 2013 - 12:00am