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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
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
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
April 2, 2016
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
March 1, 2016
Poll finds Burgum trailing Stenehjem by large margin
BISMARCK – A new poll commissioned by North Dakota’s largest union of public teachers and employees finds Fargo entrepreneur Doug Burgum trailing Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem by a large margin in the race for the Republican nomination for governor. The poll by North Dakota...
March 1, 2016 - 5:10pm
February 17, 2016
Stenejhem: North Dakota is alive and well
BISMARCK — In 1990, production agriculture made up the largest share of our state’s $11.5 billion economy. Thankfully, Republican leaders...
February 17, 2016 - 10:41pm
February 2, 2016
Burgum ready to spend to compete with Stenehjem’s nearly $400,000 war chest
BISMARCK – With Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem wielding a nearly $400,000 war chest for his gubernatorial campaign, GOP challenger and former Microsoft executive Doug Burgum is ready to dip into his own substantial finances to compete for the Republican Party’s nomination. Burgum...
February 2, 2016 - 4:25pm
Burgum irked that lawmakers listed as endorsing Stenehjem were asked before he got into race
BISMARCK – Last week’s campaign statement listing the names of 81 Republican state lawmakers as endorsing Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem for governor left out an important detail in the eyes of GOP challenger Doug Burgum: The endorsements were sought before Burgum jumped into...
February 2, 2016 - 4:24pm
January 20, 2016
Jacobs: Burgum ventures into unexplored political space
GRAND FORKS -- Doug Burgum is running for governor. I misread him. I thought that he wouldn’t run, and said so, because I figured that smart...
January 20, 2016 - 9:40pm
January 18, 2016
Letter: Forum editorial defends Burgum’s ‘enlightened’ pro-abortion rights stance
Doug Burgum recently entered the race for the gubernatorial nomination. When I asked him if all North Dakotans had a right to life, he said that he wasn’t going to comment on controversial issues at this point in the campaign, and he was sick of having to answer this question so...
January 18, 2016 - 10:45pm
January 15, 2016
Other Views: Burgum’s path to governor full of potholes
FARGO A few observers of North Dakota politics suggest that Fargo businessman Doug Burgum’s quest for governor might take a page from the winning playbook of Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D. In 2012, Cramer bypassed his party’s convention, which endorsed Public Service Commissioner Brian...
January 15, 2016 - 6:51pm
McFeely: Burgum enigmatic, but will it sell in western North Dakota?
FARGO -- It was likely the first time the phrases “ubiquitous automatic sensors” and “persuasive mobility and digital imagery” were used...
January 15, 2016 - 6:00am
January 12, 2016
Zaleski: The political slow dance is boring
FARGO — I’ve been reporting and commenting on North Dakota politics for more than 40 years. Trends have come and gone, but the most recent...
January 12, 2016 - 12:00am