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Heitkamp, other Democrats facing an election fight in Trump country
BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
Labor complaint claims degrading practices, discrimination by NDUS leader
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Miller, Ward return to form as Bison men defeat Florida A&M
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Masy Kuntz named to Class B volleyball All-Tournament team
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Donald A. Heiser
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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July 27, 2017
Fifty-three apply for ND State Water Commission
BISMARCK — Fifty-three people applied for a spot on the State Water Commission after Gov. Doug Burgum opened up applications for the seven...
July 27, 2017 - 12:33pm
November 9, 2016
National politics stengthens ND GOP majorities in House, Senate
FARGO — Republicans strengthened their two-thirds majorities in the North Dakota House and Senate on Election Day, knocking out both chambers'...
November 9, 2016 - 8:25pm
June 15, 2016
Votes by Democrats helped Burgum but weren’t the difference, observers say
BISMARCK – State Sen. George Sinner didn’t need to see the results of Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary to know that a lot of Democrats voted...
June 15, 2016 - 6:24pm
May 23, 2016
Dorgan, Sinner endorse Hillary Clinton
BISMARCK -- The Hillary Clinton campaign announced the endorsement of former high-ranking public officials from North Dakota on Monday -- just...
May 23, 2016 - 10:48pm
September 9, 2015
With Heitkamp out, who will Dems run for governor?
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s Democratic-NPL Party lost its top contender for the 2016 governor’s race Wednesday with U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp’s announcement that she won’t run, but party leaders have said they’ve been actively recruiting candidates for governor even while...
September 9, 2015 - 12:11pm
February 17, 2015
Enhanced licenses bill passes ND Senate
BISMARCK —The North Dakota Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill Tuesday to provide enhanced driver's licenses, a move that proponents said could make it more convenient for citizens to cross the Canadian border. The bill, Senate Bill 2148, was passed 45-2 Tuesday. Only Sen. Connie...
February 17, 2015 - 10:48pm
February 11, 2015
Sinner accuses chairman of ‘tactic’ to derail sales tax exemption on clothing
BISMARCK — A Fargo Democrat proposing a sales tax exemption on clothing accused a Republican committee chairman Wednesday of pushing an amendment to make the bill less likely to pass the full chamber. Sen.
February 11, 2015 - 10:16pm
January 22, 2015
Sinner proposes N.D. rail safety committee; PSC member says it’s unnecessary
BISMARCK – In the wake of a fatal train-bus crash near Larimore and several other recent rail mishaps in North Dakota, a Democratic lawmaker called Thursday for the creation of a rail safety committee to study and recommend upgrades to railroad crossings. State Sen. George Sinner...
January 22, 2015 - 2:30pm
October 28, 2014
Looking for bigger voice in ND: Libertarian Seaman seeks wins eventually, exposure in short term
FARGO — Robert “Jack” Seaman, the Libertarian candidate for U.S. House in North Dakota, has trailed in every poll this election season, but he remains defiantly optimistic. “I think I could win, I really do,” he said Tuesday, a week before Election Day. In most of the...
October 28, 2014 - 11:16pm
October 27, 2014
Ag chairman defends Cramer on farm bill delays
FARGO – Battling Democratic accusations that he tried to derail the farm bill last year, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., is getting help from his House Agriculture Committee chairman. In a conference call with reporters Monday, Chairman Frank Lucas, R-Okla., contended that what might...
October 27, 2014 - 10:14pm
October 25, 2014
Sinner, Cramer battle for House seat
FARGO — George B. Sinner said he blames the gridlock in Washington on extremists in both the major parties and he wants to replace one of those extremists. The Fargo banker and freshman state senator has repeatedly portrayed his rival for North Dakota’s sole seat in the U.S.
October 25, 2014 - 9:43pm
October 24, 2014
Letter: Sinner’s family background qualifies him for Congress
Candidate George B. Sinner has the qualifications, background, humbleness, dedication, good work ethic and common sense to be our voice for North Dakota in Washington, D.C. For decades, the Sinner family has given dedicated public service in many forms to North Dakota. The candidate’s...
October 24, 2014 - 6:13pm
October 23, 2014
Libertarian Seaman to visit Dickinson
This year’s race for a seat in the House isn’t just Republican vs. Democrat. Also vying to represent North Dakota is Libertarian Jack Seaman, spurred to run for the first time in next month’s election, he said, by “pure frustration.” “I got fed up,” the third-party...
October 23, 2014 - 11:18pm
October 21, 2014
Sinner wants to ban lying in political ads
FARGO — George B. Sinner, North Dakota’s Democratic candidate for U.S. House, hopes to outlaw dishonest political ads. Tuesday, he said if he is elected Nov. 4 to the state’s sole House seat, he would work on legislation to have the Federal Election Commission require candidates...
October 21, 2014 - 8:04pm
Dorgan: Sinner a new leader who will make a difference
For more than a half-century, North Dakotans have had an independent tradition of selecting both Republicans and Democrats to serve as senators and representatives in Washington, D.C. No other state seems to split their votes between the political parties quite as often as North...
October 21, 2014 - 4:45pm