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Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
Any increase to UND student fees for athletics may have to wait another year
Backers hope ND pot measure will bring relief for patients; police chiefs say law isn't tough enough
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over fans
UND football team earns sixth-straight win with 28-21 victory over Idaho State
Rodin, Honkers rout Raiders in 9-man playoffs
Blue Hawks sneak 28 points past Dakota State in third quarter, clinch NSAA
Effertz, Aggies work quickly to dispatch Cowboys
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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
October 24, 2013
US House votes to authorize Fargo-Moorhead flood control project
WASHINGTON -- With full congressional approval in sight, the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion's real battle can soon begin: for federal money. The U.S.
October 24, 2013 - 12:00am
October 20, 2013
Developer of former seminary proposes park land swap
FARGO -- A developer who aims to transform the former Cardinal Muench Seminary into a housing subdivision hopes a land swap with the Fargo Park District can be part of the plan. Demolition of the seminary, which the Fargo Catholic Diocese sold this year, may happen this fall, said...
October 20, 2013 - 12:00am
October 18, 2013
NDSU faculty, staff push for discount for same-sex partners of employees
FARGO -- Faculty and staff groups at North Dakota State University have proposed extending tuition breaks for spouses and children of employees to also include same-sex partners. Pending approval from NDSU President Dean Bresciani, the expanded tuition benefit policy would add to...
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
In fight against discrimination, Fargo city commissioners to consider a building registry
FARGO -- A city commissioner here will soon propose that Fargo consider banning housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Melissa Sobolik said she will test the waters at the Oct.
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
October 15, 2013
Dickinson couple's medical pot case likely headed to ND Supreme Court
FARGO -- A case involving a North Dakota couple who say they should not be prosecuted for medical marijuana is likely headed to the state Supreme Court. Brian Kuruc and his wife, Rebecca Larson, of Dickinson, were apprehended at a Casselton motel in January and charged with possession...
October 15, 2013 - 4:20pm
October 13, 2013
40 Days for Life: Spiritual sentinels outside abortion clinic 'do what we can'
FARGO -- They come by the dozens to stand outside the white brick building in downtown Fargo. They clutch rosary beads and signs, and they sing...
October 13, 2013 - 12:00am
October 12, 2013
Georgia women save the 'best for last'
FARGO -- Susan Harman Alou isn't the first person to make North Dakota the last stop on a quest to visit all 50 states. So many others have...
October 12, 2013 - 12:00am
October 9, 2013
Fugitive found by bounty hunters, arrested in Fargo
FARGO - A woman wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service is in custody after a team of bounty hunters looking for someone else found her in Fargo. Jessica Jones, 28, who was wanted on drug possession and concealed weapons charges, was arrested by the Northern Bounty Fugitive Enforcement...
October 9, 2013 - 11:00pm
October 5, 2013
Fargo works to replace 'chirping' signals for the blind
FARGO -- When Sherry DeFrancesco moved from New York to Fargo in January, she wasn't too concerned about navigating around town. DeFrancesco...
October 5, 2013 - 12:00am
October 4, 2013
Detailed designs for new ND Sanford hospital revealed
FARGO -- Designers of the new Sanford Medical Center have found an antidote for winter in the form of a workaround that will help keep the project...
October 4, 2013 - 12:00am
October 3, 2013
Letter: Fargo is wasting our state's tax dollars
You don't have to watch an old Western movie to see back-stabbing, claim-jumping, land-grabbing, back-shooting, bottom-of-the-deck dealing politicians stealing what they want. Just watch the City of Fargo; they lost their bid to annex land from Horace and then West Fargo, so now...
October 3, 2013 - 12:00am
20 years after man's disappearance, sister still seeking answers
FARGO -- It's been 20 years since Kevin Mahoney disappeared, and Michele Elsenpeter still sees, feels and hears reminders of her missing brother. She...
October 3, 2013 - 12:00am
September 27, 2013
Marcil family gives $1 million to MSUM for new journalism center
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A $1 million gift from Forum Communications Co. chairman William C. Marcil and his wife, Jane B. Marcil, will fund a new journalism education initiative at Minnesota State University Moorhead. School officials announced the gift Friday during a homecoming event...
September 27, 2013 - 1:32pm
Woman alleged to have been driving drunk and texting
FARGO -- A Fargo woman faces felony charges after being accused by police of causing a three-car crash Aug. 3 when she ran a red light while driving drunk and texting at the same time. Megan Marie Spiekermeir, 29, was recently charged in Cass County District Court with one count...
September 27, 2013 - 12:00am
September 25, 2013
Dickinson state representative moves to Fargo
FARGO - Nancy Johnson, who has represented Dickinson at the North Dakota House of Representatives for almost 15 years, has moved out of the district for the last year of her term. Fellow legislators, though, say they aren't concerned about Johnson maintaining a relationship with...
September 25, 2013 - 12:00am