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Uneasy about U.S. election, rich investors eye selling stocks for cash
New business for Dickinson's baby boom
Press Pass: Clinton accepts Democratic nomination, Benefit ride planned for Dickinson woman injured in motorcycle accident, Police Blotter
Public Input Meeting to be held Tuesday to discuss proposed improvements to N.D. Highway 8 near Richardton
Construction begins Monday on Highway 22 north of Dickinson
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Twins trade Nunez to Giants
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Wahpeton, Valley City and West Fargo all pick up wins
Volunteers bow out of Class A legion tourney with loss to hard-hitting Devils Lake
Roughriders rebound against Grand Forks, keep season alive in Legion AA tournament
Big 7th pushes Twins past Orioles
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
good bad and ugly
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Johnny D. Witt
James "Jim" Reetz, Sr.
Con (Buz) Short
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
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