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Witness describes brutal night watching ex-boyfriend kill man, injure another
Former Lake Region State basketball player leads nonprofit
DSU Foundation hearing pushed to late spring or early summer
Police Blotter: Woman reports possible fake soldier scam
Archaeologists find toys, bottles and debris of daily life at former Fargo brothel
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
Yoder, Midgets hope to savor experience at Saturday's state cross country meet
Dakota State matchup a tough test for Blue Hawks
9-man playoffs: Raiders set to face Honkers, record-setting QB Rodin
9-man playoffs: Holsteins 'peaking at the right time'
Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
Allan Milton Wallman
Delia "Dee" Hammel
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
September 30, 2015
Congress averts government shutdown, sends funding measure to Obama
WASHINGTON -- Ending weeks of infighting, the U.S. Congress on Wednesday voted to avert a government shutdown just hours before a midnight deadline, passing a stop-gap measure to extend funding for federal agencies until Dec. 11. The House of Representatives relied heavily...
News/Nation and World
September 30, 2015 - 5:10pm
December 11, 2014
No government shutdown: Extension approved to consider spending
WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives narrowly passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill to avert a government shutdown on Thursday less than three hours before a midnight deadline, overcoming strenuous Democratic objections to controversial financial provisions. Shortly after...
December 11, 2014 - 9:28pm
October 23, 2013
Heitkamp to ranchers affected by snowstorm: 'File your paperwork"
HETTINGER -- Addressing a gathering of ranchers affected by a surprise October snowstorm, Sen.
October 23, 2013 - 12:00am
October 22, 2013
Heitkamp: Moving forward and making bipartisanship work
For 16 days, Native families on North Dakota's Indian reservations weren't able to get help from the Bureau of Indian Affairs -- leaving families...
October 22, 2013 - 2:21pm
October 19, 2013
With shutdown over, farm bill is up next
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- President Barack Obama makes new federal farm policy his third highest congressional priority now that the federal shutdown...
October 19, 2013 - 12:00am
October 18, 2013
Theodore Roosevelt National Park reopens
MEDORA -- Rangers woke a sleeping giant Thursday, taking down barricades and reopening Theodore Roosevelt National Park after the 16-day federal...
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
With US government reopened, conservative groups dig in
WASHINGTON -- The conservative wing of the Republican Party spent no time licking its wounds after failing to roll back Obamacare as part of...
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
October 17, 2013
Heitkamp on Senate debt limit deal: 'The adults are taking charge'
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's U.S. senators both said Wednesday they supported the deal reached between Senate leaders to end the partial government...
October 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 16, 2013
White House: 500-plus drilling permits on hold
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Bureau of Land Management's North Dakota office is sitting on more than 500 oil and gas drilling permit applications, the White House told Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's office this week. The BLM, which processes permits to drill on federal land, has furloughed more...
October 16, 2013 - 12:00am
October 15, 2013
A quick look at federal debt issue
The problem The federal debt has built up over the years because Congress and presidents of both parties tend to spend more money than the government raises in taxes and other revenues. Current situation 2013 federal revenue: $2.9 trillion 2013 federal spending: $3.8 trillion (The...
October 15, 2013 - 12:04pm
October 13, 2013
North Dakota feels shutdown's effect
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota is among states where the economic impact of the federal government shutdown is likely to be hardest, according to a new analysis. WalletHub, a financial information firm, says North Dakota is the 17th most vulnerable state. Part of the reason is the...
October 13, 2013 - 9:46pm
Furloughed workers aren't happy about being 'pawns on a chessboard'
FARGO -- It's not the uncertainty or living in limbo financially and personally that furloughed federal employees say is the hardest part about being a civil servant right now. The tough part is trying not to take it personally. Some say they have been made to feel like the villain...
October 13, 2013 - 12:00am
October 12, 2013
Feds reopen waterfowl production areas
Just in time for Saturday's North Dakota's pheasant opener, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Friday afternoon that it was immediately reopening federal Waterfowl Production Areas across the country. The decision means hunters in North Dakota again have access to more...
October 12, 2013 - 10:30am
Government shutdown turning Medora into ghost town
MEDORA -- Following a surge in recent days, it doesn't appear the partial government shutdown will have any type of lasting effect on Wall Street. Main...
October 12, 2013 - 12:00am
Veterans await shutdown resolution
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Two federal government shutdown episodes stand out for U.S. Rep. Tim Walz. One is families of military personnel killed in duty not receiving federal aid they were due.
October 12, 2013 - 12:00am