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In Trump freeze, U.S. agencies delay rules affecting farm towns
Trump signs orders for Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines, Standing Rock plans legal action
Illinois man sentenced to nine months in celebrity hacking case
Gov. Dayton reveals he has prostate cancer; diagnosed on Friday
Trump plans to keep Comey as FBI director, source says
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Sources: UND set to leave Big Sky Conference
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
January 23, 2017
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
BISMARCK — A bipartisan group of North Dakota lawmakers is seeking to put an end to the state's ban on Sunday morning retail sales, with...
20 hours 38 min ago
January 10, 2017
Bill would raise minimum wage in North Dakota to $9.25 an hour
BISMARCK — A pair of Democratic lawmakers introduced legislation Monday, Jan. 9 to raise North Dakota's minimum wage in an effort to boost...
January 10, 2017 - 12:39pm
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