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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
Dillon captures wet Coca-Cola 600 for 1st Cup win
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
Port: Numbers support Heitkamp defense against Democratic Party faction
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Abbot Brian Wangler, OSB
Walter Eugene "Walt" Shjeflo
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
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Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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April 23, 2016
Governor candidates spar over fiscal lingo: Ad for Doug Burgum points to 'deficit'
FARGO -- Political campaigns can often be described as a war of words. In the race for the North Dakota governor's office, it seems one word has already received some debate: deficit. An ad for Fargo businessman and Republican candidate Doug Burgum, who is running in the June primary...
April 23, 2016 - 9:20pm
April 22, 2016
Letter: Stenehjem has served North Dakota selflessly
A recent Doug Burgum ad claims that Wayne Stenehjem is “not who we thought he was.” That claim is outrageous, and that ad deliberately misrepresents the truth. The Wayne Stenehjem that I know has dedicated his career to improving the lives of North Dakotans. He has found innovative,...
April 22, 2016 - 10:25pm
April 20, 2016
Former Dickinson mayor endorses Republican governor candidate
Doug Burgum spent the past two days introducing himself to southwest North Dakotans, and left with an endorsement from a longtime area leader....
April 20, 2016 - 11:02pm
Letter: Personal wealth does not equal public office
I’m watching the North Dakota governor political race and I must say that I’m disappointed with the example being set by Doug Burgum and his money. For young people across our state, he is showing that having vast wealth is an important part of running for office. This has the...
April 20, 2016 - 11:01pm
April 14, 2016
Hoeven, Dalrymple endorse Stenehjem for ND governor
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple and U.S. Sen John Hoeven lined up behind Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem this week as the Republicans’ endorsed candidate for governor, dealing a blow to Fargo businessman Doug Burgum, who has contributed to and served as a campaign co-chairman...
April 14, 2016 - 9:35pm
April 12, 2016
Letter: What would Burgum do differently if he were governor?
The radio ads that say, “Watford City! We’re not the same! We’re better!” are inspiring. It is surprising that the mayor of Watford City would throw himself into a campaign with ads negatively criticizing state investments in our people and our communities. It is true that...
April 12, 2016 - 5:41pm
April 7, 2016
After email criticizing Burgum, Watford City mayor Sanford agrees to be his running mate
BISMARCK – State Rep. Roscoe Streyle was surprised when he heard Wednesday that Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Burgum had tapped Watford...
April 7, 2016 - 5:11pm
April 5, 2016
Dalrymple rejects Dems’ request for special session
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Tuesday rejected a request from Democrats to call lawmakers back to Bismarck to undo $50 million in recent budget cuts, saying it’s unnecessary and the budget plan for the coming year is “just fine.” Democrats sent a letter to Dalrymple last...
April 5, 2016 - 5:52pm
Fargo businessman to run for governor as Libertarian
FARGO -- A Fargo businessman announced Tuesday that he is running as the Libertarian Party candidate for governor of North Dakota. Marty Riske, former state chairman of the Libertarian Party in North Dakota, is a first-time candidate. Riske is a native of Grafton and a graduate of...
April 5, 2016 - 3:54pm
April 3, 2016
ND GOP taps Poolman for lieutenant governor
April 3, 2016 - 11:46pm
Port: Burgum and the million-dollar second ballot
FARGO -- According to disclosures filed with the FCC, in the days and weeks before the NDGOP state convention in Fargo, Doug Burgum spent roughly $625,000 on broadcast advertising. He spent hundreds of thousands of dollars more on a prodigious campaign staff, online marketing, and...
April 3, 2016 - 1:15pm
April 2, 2016
After two ballots, Stenehjem wins GOP nomination for ND governor's race
FARGO -- Wayne Stenehjem is the North Dakota Republican Party's nominee for governor. Stenehjem, the state's attorney general, received 50.8...
April 2, 2016 - 4:49pm
Medical emergency interrupts Dalrymple speech at ND GOP convention
The convention came to a standstill Saturday morning when a delegate had a medical emergency on the floor of Scheels Arena. During Gov. Jack...
April 2, 2016 - 2:41pm
March 31, 2016
Sorum to run for N.D. governor again, this time as Republican
BISMARCK – A fourth Republican is jumping into the race for governor of North Dakota, setting up the possibility of a three-way race for the GOP nomination in the June primary. Paul Sorum of Bismarck, who ran for governor as an independent in 2012, said Thursday he will file his...
March 31, 2016 - 2:04pm
March 29, 2016
Port: Dickinson legislator Vicky Steiner a possibility for Doug Burgum’s running mate
Republican sources tell me that state Rep. Vicky Steiner – a Republican from District 37 in Dickinson – is being considered as a running...
March 29, 2016 - 1:22pm