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Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
SpaceX to send first paying tourists around moon next year
Tweeting accountant in spotlight over Oscar best picture blunder
Kansas man curt as he faces charges over Indian engineer's murder
No evidence yet of Trump team, Russia collusion, lawmaker says
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
From the archives: 'Something weird happened tonight' when a ND basketball team won with 4 points
Big Wild trade makes it look like team is going for it all
May hoping to earn spot in Twins starting rotation
Kurt Busch finally wins Daytona 500 on 17th try
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
Ankar Valery Hanson
Leo G. Stockert
Maynard V. Wanner
Donna Mae Hewson
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 11, 2009
Letter: 2009 a 'record' year in North Dakota
December is the time of each year that we reflect on the past year. The year 2009 was a very eventful year in North Dakota. We had record snowfall, record floods and a record tornado in Dickinson. We had record crop production, continuous growth in oil production and a record surplus...
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
November 17, 2009
Military ignored glaring threats
Stephen Coughlin is an attorney and intelligence officer who was once the Pentagon's sole specialist on Islamic law. He lectured on jihad doctrine -- what the Koran and key Islamic texts actually say about waging war -- to military leaders who had been (and continue to be) strategizing,...
November 17, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2009
Enjoy the crazy
For right-wing Republicans, the presidency of George W. Bush began as a dream come true. People calling themselves "conservatives" ran everything in Washington. Even before the GOP won both houses in 2002, Congress gave Bush everything he asked for. Republican apparatchiks controlled...
November 13, 2009 - 12:00am
October 31, 2009
Letter: Remember those who fight for freedom
Veterans Day, Nov. 11, will be upon us again in just a few days. For some Americans, it will just be another day in American history. But, for many other Americans, it is a very special day! Many of us will attend the Veterans Day program in our communities on that day. I personally...
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
September 20, 2009
Letter: Support oil, wind, renewable energy
Greetings from your District 36 senator. I would like to give you an update on my interim committees. I have been assigned to three committees: Energy Development and Transmission, Public Safety and Transportation, and the Taxation Committee. My focus in this letter will be on the...
September 20, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
George Washington was first 'Rules Guy'
It turns out George Washington really was the first "Rules Guy." I thought of that as I was visiting friends in Virginia recently and came across his booklet, "Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior In Company and Conversation" on their coffee table.
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
WHAT TO DO WITH STIMULUS FUNDS?
During the last of three "Coffee With Your Legislators" events Saturday, what to do with stimulus package money seemed to take center stage....
March 21, 2009 - 9:41pm
February 20, 2009
University elects man as homecoming queen
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) -- George Mason University students have elected a drag queen as homecoming queen. Student Ryan Allen beat out two women for the title at the 30,000-student school in suburban Washington, D.C., famous for its run to the Final Four a few years back. Allen competed...
February 20, 2009 - 1:54pm
February 7, 2009
Letter: Senator shares insight
Greetings from your District 36 senator. I would like to give you an update on my state Senate activities for the month of January. I have been assigned to two committees. The first committee is the Industry, Business and Labor Committee which meets on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday....
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
George A. Urlacher
George A. Urlacher, 92, Dickinson, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009 at the St. Luke's Home, Dickinson. George's Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, Dickinson, with Fr. Jim Braaten as the celebrant. Interment will follow...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Services for George Underwood, 74, of Beach, formerly of Sentinel Butte, are pending with the Stevenson Funeral Home of Baker, Mont. George passed away on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009 at the Wibaux County Nursing Home in Wibaux, Mont. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am