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Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
Man sentenced in crash that killed 83-year-old ND rancher
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
September 23, 2016
Court stops anhydrous ammonia rule
A court’s decision to stop a new federal anhydrous ammonia rule is good for farmers in North Dakota and nationwide, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.,...
September 23, 2016 - 1:39pm
September 16, 2016
Port: Disgruntled Dems upset with Heitkamp
A funny thing happened this week. Not one but two members of the North Dakota Democratic Party reached out to me, completely independently of...
September 16, 2016 - 10:12pm
September 14, 2016
Bill to try to improve Native American children’s lives closer to becoming law
WASHINGTON-- A bill that would create a commission to explore issues facing Native American children is closer to becoming law after unanimously...
News/Nation and World
September 14, 2016 - 9:40pm
September 13, 2016
ND students urged to apply for Senate Youth Program
WASHINGTON – U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp are encouraging North Dakota students to apply for the 2017 United States Senate Youth...
September 13, 2016 - 4:19pm
September 9, 2016
Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders joins pipeline fight with bill amendment
BISMARCK—A former presidential candidate has joined the fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., proposed...
September 9, 2016 - 6:54pm
August 17, 2016
Tribal chairman calls for peaceful pipeline protest
CANNON BALL -— The chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe called for peace Wednesday as protests of the Dakota Access Pipeline continue north of the reservation. Chairman Dave Archambault II said he's spreading the word among tribal members and hundreds who have come from...
August 17, 2016 - 5:32pm
August 15, 2016
Emmons County asks Congressional reps for river meeting
LINTON, N.D. — The Emmons County Commission is urging the North Dakota congressional delegation to come to a meeting to form a consensus on why some "excess" lands taken by the federal government for the Oahe Dam should go back to the state. Donavin L. Grenz, the county state's...
August 15, 2016 - 9:58am
August 12, 2016
Heitkamp to host field hearing on Native American trauma
BISMARCK – U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Friday she will host the Senate Indian Affairs Committee’s first field hearing on the impacts of...
August 12, 2016 - 6:14pm
August 10, 2016
New program will expand medicare access at three ND hospitals
BISMARCK --A new program announced by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., will help expand Medicare access to three western North Dakota hospitals. The Frontier Community Health Integration Project will attempt to boost the quality of care at 10 hospitals in areas of the country where access...
August 10, 2016 - 6:01pm
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