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Foster children to receive bags filled with goods this spring through fundraiser
ND budget cuts could pull all state funding for homeless shelters
Iron Eyes pleads not guilty to inciting a riot at pipeline protest as judge allows case to proceed
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Dickinson SBDC helps entrepreneurs with all aspects of starting a business
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Three Blue Hawks honored after Yellowjacket Open
North Dakota Badlands Bowl roster announced
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Mike Jacobs: Surprise! A sighting of North Dakota's new governor
Paul E. Paulson
Kim Arthur Leach
Bonnie Mae Carroll
Frances Ann Roll
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
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Former DSU coach Mark Graupe announced as new Minot State women's basketball coach
April 20, 2016
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
March 24, 2016
Dalrymple: Progress, not crisis, continues in North Dakota
BISMARCK -- As your governor, I wanted to address some of the recent statements made about the economy of North Dakota and the state’s budget....
March 24, 2016 - 5:51pm
March 22, 2016
Stenehjem’s plan will lead to an increase in taxes
The Republican governor candidates debate was a mixed bag. Voters and party members were afforded the opportunity to listen and discuss the differences among the candidates. Our friends in the Democratic Party are still in the search phase with plenty of stable room. Rick Becker,...
March 22, 2016 - 10:00pm
March 8, 2016
Group pushes back timeline on raising $1 million for governor’s residence
BISMARCK – A group trying to raise $1 million in private donations to help pay for a new North Dakota governor’s residence is pushing back its timeline by a few months, but co-chairman Jim Poolman remains confident the money will materialize despite the state’s economic downturn....
March 8, 2016 - 3:02pm