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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
Greater North Dakota Chamber
October 14, 2016
Eyes on the Midwest: Top business school looks for talent in the region
GRAND FORKS—One of the nation's top business schools is boosting its Midwest recruitment efforts and offering a new fellowship to attract...
News/Nation and World
October 14, 2016 - 4:02pm
January 11, 2016
Godfread to announce GOP run for N.D. insurance commissioner
BISMARCK – A lobbyist for the Greater North Dakota Chamber who led the charge against two statewide ballot measures in recent years is making...
January 11, 2016 - 4:18pm
August 13, 2015
Legacy Fund principal likely safe from spending in 2017, leaders say
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers will likely keep their hands off the state’s $3 billion-plus Legacy Fund when it becomes available for spending in 2017, GOP and Democratic legislative leaders agreed Thursday. But while the fund’s principal is probably safe from spending,...
August 13, 2015 - 5:50pm
January 2, 2015
No Common ground? Tension builds over Common Core educational standards
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Some tension over Common Core educational standards has been growing in North Dakota as supporters and detractors plan how...
January 2, 2015 - 4:23pm
August 13, 2014
Debate over higher ed measure focuses on risk to accreditation
BISMARCK — Evoking memories of the 2012 diploma mill scandal and suicide at Dickinson State University and more recent missteps by higher education officials, House Majority Leader Al Carlson on Wednesday downplayed fears that a November ballot measure would put the accreditation...
August 13, 2014 - 4:58pm
July 18, 2014
Clean Water amendment backers will skip State Fair forum
BISMARCK — Backers of a proposed conservation fund that would draw from North Dakota oil tax revenue are gathering petition signatures at the North Dakota State Fair in Minot, but they’ve declined to publicly debate the measure’s merits with the coalition group opposing it. Sponsors...
July 18, 2014 - 11:50pm
April 26, 2014
Pending bills set to make property tax system more understandable
GRAND FORKS — One legislator admitted it wasn’t very “sexy” work, and that meetings were akin to “watching paint dry.” But North Dakota lawmakers are continuing to work on a handful of property tax reforms aimed at making the system more understandable for taxpayers. During...
April 26, 2014 - 11:01pm
February 20, 2014
Coalition launching campaign against conservation measure
BISMARCK – A coalition is launching a campaign Thursday against a proposed ballot measure that would set aside North Dakota oil extraction tax revenue to create a Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Fund. North Dakotans for Common Sense Conservation, led by the Greater North Dakota...
February 20, 2014 - 9:44am
November 19, 2013
Peterson: Better ways to support conservation than proposed measure
By Andy Peterson Guest Columnist I agree with the statement in the recent editorial by The Forum newspaper, “Proposed Measure Draws Fire,” that next year’s Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Fund ballot measure could be “one of the most contentious, hard fought and expensive”...
November 19, 2013 - 4:33pm