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Package left at ND courthouse contained explosive materials
Death of 5-month-old child in Grand Forks under investigation
Democrats and Republicans briefed on FBI source who aided Russia probe
Dutch-led investigators say Russian military missile shot down flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014
Handgun lodges into front bumper of motorists vehicle while traveling
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nation and world
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
Why oil company leaders believe the Bakken is stronger now than ever before
Zinke emphasizes partnering with oil industry at ND conference
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
place a business brief
Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Trump asks if NFL players who protest should be in country
MLB report on home runs concludes no changes to ball structure
Kicker Kai Forbath 'shocked' when Vikings drafted his potential replacement, Daniel Carlson
White Sox catcher receives 80-game PED suspension
2 Wolves named to All-NBA Third Team
Commentary: Should the Grand Forks mother who killed herself and her children have been able to buy her gun legally?
The harsh taste of gold
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
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Frank J. Haupt
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Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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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