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Fargo lawmaker back at the Capitol after surgery
Minn. man pleads guilty to killing Fargo woman
Prosecutors describe 'lives snuffed out' at Aaron Hernandez trial
New Trump travel order expected in coming days, Pence says
Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Golf's governing bodies propose 'fundamental' rule changes
DHS girls basketball achieves team goal of making WDA Tournament
Scoreboard of February 28, 2017
In or out? Entering selection day, Blue Hawks in limbo
DSU Football announces new signing, spring schedule
World of Wine: A journey in wine appreciation
Port: Cramer got a little excited when President Trump mentioned the Dakota Access Pipeline
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
Port: Raising taxes is a fool's errand, oil boom lobbying and a futile immunity law
Dr. Fox: Pet dogs in public demonstrations
Maynard V. Wanner
Charles V. "Chuck" Kadrmas
William "Bill" G. Heick
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
December 16, 2015
Lawmakers deny emergency funds for Job Service ND
BISMARCK – State lawmakers Wednesday denied $240,000 in emergency funds designed to keep Job Service North Dakota fully staffed through an expected jump in unemployment insurance claims in January as the agency struggles with federal budget cuts. The Legislature’s Budget Section...
December 16, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 8, 2015
Commission votes to give emergency funds to Job Service ND
BISMARCK – The state Emergency Commission narrowly granted a $240,000 request Tuesday so that Job Service North Dakota can remain fully staffed through an expected spike in unemployment insurance claims in January, but cuts are looming after that, the agency’s director said. Twenty...
December 8, 2015 - 3:49pm
October 6, 2015
Panel approves $160M for N.D. water supply projects
BISMARCK – The State Water Commission approved $160 million in cost-share funds Tuesday for municipal, rural and regional water supply projects throughout the state. State Engineer Todd Sando called the meeting “monumental” in terms of the cost-share funding awarded, led...
October 6, 2015 - 5:23pm
August 27, 2015
Federal funds to help ND in crime fighting
BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakota’s congressional delegation has announced almost $450,000 in federal funds to help the state combat the growing threat of crime and drug trafficking and to support services for victims of violent crimes. The funds, funneled through North Dakota Attorney...
News/crime and courts
August 27, 2015 - 3:38pm
August 25, 2015
Hettinger airport receives more federal funding
WASHINGTON -- The Adams County Airport Authority has received more federal funding to help with their runway reconstruction project, according to a statement from Sen. John Hoeven. The U.S. Department of Transportation awarded $94,927 to the airport to fund its asphalt runway...
August 25, 2015 - 12:07pm
July 4, 2015
North Dakota tree rows get much needed help from state funding
BISMARCK — Seen from the air, much of North Dakota’s forest grows in rows laid out on the land as if by a ruler. That legacy forest of tree rows and shelterbelts is getting old and decrepit, leaving the land more open to erosion and the homes they surround more exposed to heat...
July 4, 2015 - 10:47pm
June 19, 2015
Dickinson airport to get federal funding
Dickinson Thedore Reoosevelt Regional Airport will receive an increase in federal funding, North Dakota’s Congressional delegation announced Friday. The airport will get $3.1 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation as part of a package to support other airports in the...
June 19, 2015 - 11:43pm
June 3, 2015
Dunn County to get more funding than projected
MANNING—Dunn County and its cities are projected to receive a total of almost $120 million in legislative funding over the next two years, an analyst said Wednesday at the Dunn County Commission meeting at Dunn County Courthouse. Brent Bogar of Jadestone Consulting, representing...
June 3, 2015 - 10:48pm
April 27, 2015
ND Senate outlines foundation aid uses
BISMARCK -- North Dakota could make more use out of a ballooning fund that has rarely been used under a bill passed by the state Senate Monday. The Foundation Aid Stabilization fund was created in 1994 to cushion education funding but has only been tapped once. It's funded by oil...
April 27, 2015 - 10:18pm
April 16, 2015
House cuts operating funds for Lawrence Welk homestead
BISMARCK – The North Dakota House and Senate are in disharmony over whether the state should spend additional money to operate the boyhood home of famous bandleader and native son Lawrence Welk as a historical site. House lawmakers on Wednesday stripped the State Historical...
April 16, 2015 - 4:50pm
April 1, 2015
Foundation may fall short of funds for Richardton nursing home
RICHARDTON — If she can’t come up with $600,000, Dori Reich says she will send out a “May Day!” alarm. Reich, president of the Richardton...
April 1, 2015 - 11:30am
March 23, 2015
DSU’s legislative budget proposed to decline
BISMARCK - Dickinson State University is experiencing a decrease in legislative funding due to a decline in student enrollment, said Larry Skogen,...
March 23, 2015 - 10:35pm
February 24, 2015
Gov. says yes to surge: Dalrymple signs off on $1.1B for oil impacts, roads
BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed an unprecedented $1.1 billion early funding bill Tuesday that will give North Dakota counties, cities...
February 24, 2015 - 10:33pm
December 27, 2014
Forward in mental health care: Stakeholders identify next steps for ND
GRAND FORKS — Some of the shadows enveloping mental illness and its public discussion are disappearing, but experts say more needs to be done to erase stigmas surrounding it and improve access to services. In order to move forward, more funding is essential, mental health officials...
December 27, 2014 - 6:50pm
December 5, 2014
Dalrymple proposes big shift with plan to fund county social services
BISMARCK — At Lakes Social Service District in Devils Lake, Rhonda Allery and her staff have seen reports of child abuse or neglect jump from 25 to 40 per month and the average number of foster cases rise from about 40 to 55 in recent years. But when budget time rolls around and...
December 5, 2014 - 9:47pm