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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
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
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
August 2, 2016
Overcrowding, meth, mold affect tribal housing, leaders tell Castro
BISMARCK—Overcrowding, meth and black mold were among the issues pushed forward as U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian...
August 2, 2016 - 4:57pm
August 1, 2016
Heitkamp: Why I’m bringing the postmaster general to ND
WASHINGTON North Dakotans shouldn’t need to create community-wide Facebook groups to sort through stacks of mail that end up at the wrong...
August 1, 2016 - 10:35pm
Heitkamp, Fargo commission discuss efforts to combat opiates
FARGO — "We don't want to jail our way out of this," U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said repeatedly as she praised Fargo city commissioners Monday,...
News/crime and courts
August 1, 2016 - 10:12pm
July 31, 2016
Port: How to not matter
MINOT—The silly spectacle of the Democratic National Convention was all the more sillier for the participation of North Dakota's delegation...
July 31, 2016 - 12:01am
July 23, 2016
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
It's easy to complain about the federal government—especially here in the upper Midwest. We're the forgotten country. The Flyover States....
July 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 22, 2016
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
STANTON -- A North Dakota coal-fired power plant scheduled to close within the next year may not be the last one shuttered here, a congressman and a state regulator said this week. Great River Energy announced last week it would retire the Stanton Station power plant in Mercer County...
July 22, 2016 - 8:21pm
July 14, 2016
Bill could help retain, recruit federal employees to North Dakota, Canadian border
WASHINGTON -- Nearly one in six jobs at North Dakota ports of entry are vacant, and the state’s junior senator hopes a new federal bill helps hire and retain workers along the Canadian border and in the Oil Patch. U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said she introduced the Flexible...
July 14, 2016 - 7:09pm
July 9, 2016
Coming down the track: safer oil trains?
GRAND FORKS—Three years ago Wednesday, an unattended train carrying crude oil from North Dakota rolled down a hill toward the town of Lac-Megantic,...
July 9, 2016 - 6:12pm
July 6, 2016
Heitkamp: ‘Time to move on’ after Clinton email investigation
WASHINGTON -- North Dakota Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Wednesday it’s “time to move on” after the end of an investigation into her party’s presumptive presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, and the former Secretary of State’s handling of classified information. ...
July 6, 2016 - 11:16pm
June 29, 2016
ND receives funds to bolster border security, prepare for possible terrorism
WASHINGTON -- If money helps, North Dakota will be a bit safer in the future. U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp announced Wednesday that North Dakota will receive $7.4 million in Federal Emergency Management funding to bolster security on the northern border with Canada, put...
June 29, 2016 - 11:43pm
June 28, 2016
Ahlin: Collins, Heitkamp win praise in Senate gun control debate
FARGO — No matter your stance on guns, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and North Dakota’s own Heidi Heitkamp deserve credit for putting together...
June 28, 2016 - 10:09pm
June 23, 2016
Bipartisan gun bill co-sponsored by Heitkamp survives test vote but still needs more GOP support
BISMARCK — A bipartisan gun control bill co-sponsored by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., survived its first vote Thursday but still needs...
News/Nation and World
June 23, 2016 - 6:05pm
Grand Forks base among finalists for new refueling tanker mission
GRAND FORKS -- Grand Forks Air Force Base is among five finalists the U.S. Air Force is considering for a new refueling tanker mission. That mission isn’t the only one local and state leaders are pushing for, with U.S. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp and John Hoeven asking the base also be...
June 23, 2016 - 6:01pm
June 21, 2016
Heitkamp to unveil compromise gun control bill with Maine senator
WASHINGTON --Bipartisan legislation is the only way Congress will be able to pass a law that will keep guns and explosives out of the hands of...
June 21, 2016 - 8:26pm
June 20, 2016
How they voted: ND, Minn. senators on gun bills
FARGO -- The handful of bills the U.S. Senate voted down Monday, June 20, would have expanded gun background checks and moved to bar people on terrorism watch lists from being able to buy weapons. Democrats said the measures put forth by Republicans fell short, while Republicans say...
News/Nation and World
June 20, 2016 - 10:26pm