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New promise for Keystone XL: McConnell says first job for the new Senate to approve controversial pipeline
Hearing set on ONEOK natural gas plant
Utah company fined $687,000 for saltwater violations
N.D. regulators approve $240M wind farm
Kemp: Oil prices are now unsustainably low
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Benson: Christmas stories
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Jacobs: North Dakota’s Young kept CIA’s secrets
Zaleski: Badlands glow at Cowboy Christmas
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Twila A. (Renner) Burk
Arlene "Faye" Napton
Twila A. (Renner) Burk
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Not taking a break: No. 9-ranked Titans return to work, prepare for regional opponent Hazen
Bison secondary will be challenged again
Superfans ride North Dakota State roller coaster
Richland nets 3 goals in second, beats DHS
May 23, 2013
Ex-Bison player denies he faked community service
FARGO -- A former football player at North Dakota State University denied Wednesday that he at one point faked the community service he was ordered to serve for pleading guilty to faking signatures on an election petition. "It wasn't true at all, I didn't disrespect nobody at that...
news / north dakota
May 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
NDUS auditor says Shirvani did not commit fraud
BISMARCK -- The internal auditor for the North Dakota University System said Chancellor Hamid Shirvani did not violate any policies or commit fraud in testimony before a House committee, but adds that Shirvani's presentation could have been construed as misleading. A University System...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Lawmaker calls hearing to review Shirvani fraud allegations
BISMARCK -- A state lawmaker called members of the State Board of Higher Education and University System office before a House committee Friday...
news / north dakota
April 6, 2013 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
2 ex-NDSU football players plead guilty in fraud case
FARGO -- Following the 10 current North Dakota State University football players who pleaded guilty to petition fraud Tuesday, two former Bison players entered the same plea Thursday and received identical sentences. A third ex-player who faces the same accusation of forging signatures...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 8, 2012
Prosecutors: Petition fraud came with quotas, bonuses
FARGO -- Fifteen people were charged Friday with violating North Dakota election law, many of them telling investigators they forged names on petitions they circulated in order to meet quotas and to achieve bonus pay. One defendant told an investigator every signature he turned in...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2012
Ex-MSHA chief, W.Va. school accused of fraud
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- One of the world's foremost experts on mine safety -- from gold mines in Chile to the coal mines of southern West Virginia...
April 15, 2012 - 12:00am
October 2, 2011
Welfare fraud an ND problem
FARGO -- Tom Gravel looked at the piece of paper and saw his name, but the signature wasn't his. The principal at West Fargo Community High School had just learned from Cass County Social Services that someone forged his name as part of an application for welfare assistance. "What...
October 2, 2011 - 12:00am
April 16, 2011
FBI probes local $750K, 300 mineral acre fraud case
The Federal Bureau of Investigation special agents are investigating a family accused of illegally obtaining nearly $753,000 and rights to about 300 mineral acres in western North Dakota through information acquired from a Dickinson bank. "Overall, five Bank of the West trust accounts,...
April 16, 2011 - 12:00am
December 11, 2009
Dickinson man asks for probation in tax fraud case
FARGO (AP) -- Lawyers for a former Dickinson executive who pleaded guilty to nine felony counts of tax fraud are asking a judge to consider a sentence of home confinement and probation. Micheal Fisher, a former vice president and director of Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. Inc., is accused...
local / news
December 11, 2009 - 11:13am
January 6, 2009
Wall Street scandals put SEC in hot seat
With the disclosure of the gigantic swindle perpetrated by some dude most Americans never heard of -- Bernard L. Madoff -- one doesn't have to look hard to find at least a partial enabler in this stultifying drama. It is, of course, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the institution...
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
Group questions ballots
Following the passage of Measure No. 1, which allows Dickinson to contribute $6 million dollars to the $16 million Badlands Activities Center, some citizens waited for the other shoe to drop -- a challenge from the Dickinson Watchdogs. Prior to the election, Watchdogs said if they...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am