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Burgum vetoes employee bonus bill, which had strong support from lawmakers
Amtrak train derails in Chicago, no injuries reported
Cage-free chicken option presents challenges, opportunities for farmers, manufacturers
London attacker interested in jihad but no evidence of IS link
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
ND native who once made 2,750 consecutive free throws dies
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Wild play better as they pick up point, but Red Wings win in OT
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Pates: Juggernaut McM Inc. farm ends in epic fail
Port: We desperately need more information on refugee resettlement in North Dakota
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Veeder: Motherhood means holding on tight as you're letting go
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
December 21, 2016
ND sues to block new federal coal mining rule
BISMARCK — The state of North Dakota is suing the federal government to halt a stream protection rule that state officials say usurps their...
December 21, 2016 - 6:05pm
Heitkamp announces committee assignments
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) will retain her roles on five Senate committees, her office announced Wednesday, Dec. 21. Heitkamp will continue to serve on the committees on agriculture, nutrition and forestry; banking, housing and urban affairs; homeland security...
December 21, 2016 - 5:27pm
December 10, 2016
News report: Heitkamp is Trump's top choice for Agriculture secretary
FARGO — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is President-elect Donald Trump's No. 1 choice for Agriculture secretary, POLITICO reported Saturday,...
December 10, 2016 - 8:27pm
August 17, 2016
Tribal leaders tell senators of trauma on their lands, in people
BISMARCK—At a hearing on trauma among Native Americans on Wednesday, tribal leaders asked North Dakota's senators to consider the potential...
August 17, 2016 - 9:13pm
May 28, 2016
Opiate crisis 'ravaging our families,' but two bills in Congress could help
FARGO--Congressional leaders from North Dakota and Minnesota are backing bills that would help stem the tide of a nationwide epidemic of opiate and heroin abuse and overdose that has claimed thousands of lives in the U.S. and has reared its head locally. At least 10 people have died...
May 28, 2016 - 11:15pm
December 4, 2015
Heitkamp again defends gun legislation vote
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- North Dakota's U.S. senators voted Thursday against expanded background checks for gun purchases a day after a shooting in California that left 14 dead sparked a debate on gun control. The vote, which was tied to a bill to repeal much of the Affordable Care Act...
December 4, 2015 - 5:24pm
November 25, 2015
Heitkamp: Export-Import Bank crucial for North Dakota businesses
WAHPETON, N.D. -- The head of a Wahpeton-based company that employs about 200 people said the operation could lose as much as 60 percent of its...
November 25, 2015 - 2:39pm
September 29, 2015
Heitkamp urges Castro to help ease trade
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In rare meeting with Cuban President Raul Castro, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and a small group of lawmakers encouraged the president to work on human rights and other efforts that could loosen trade with that country, including North Dakota agricultural exports....
September 29, 2015 - 5:46pm
September 12, 2015
New American's journey from violence-filled Sudan to Heitkamp internship anything but typical
WASHINGTON -- At first glance, Mohy Omer seems like your typical ambitious college graduate with a political science degree: He's got congressional internships under his belt and is looking for a job in the nation's capital. But when you hear Omer's story, you realize that the...
September 12, 2015 - 10:06pm
September 11, 2015
Heitkamp talks to fifth-graders about patriotism, sacrifice, and remembering terrorist attacks
FARGO — Patriotism, service and sacrifice for others are pretty abstract ideas for fifth-graders. But to Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, they're ideas...
September 11, 2015 - 10:33pm
September 5, 2015
Heitkamp says Canadian border understaffed, shortchanged
PEMBINA — The nation’s northern border is being shortchanged when federal border protection resources are allocated, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp contends. In July, Heitkamp, D-N.D., introduced the Northern Border Security Review Act, which would require the Department of Homeland Security...
September 5, 2015 - 10:09pm
September 3, 2015
On Snapchat, opponents of Iran nuclear deal target Heikamp
FARGO — We’re used to seeing attack ads on TV, in newspapers and on websites. But on Snapchat? The popular smartphone app, used mostly to send silly pictures overlaid with bits of text, was recently used by a right-leaning nonprofit to bolster opposition in North Dakota to President...
September 3, 2015 - 5:00am
August 14, 2015
Delegation weighs Iran nuclear deal during recess
GRAND FORKS — A month after it was reached, some members of the North Dakota and Minnesota congressional delegations are still mulling whether to support the deal to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting international sanctions. But some, like Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.,...
August 14, 2015 - 5:28pm
July 23, 2015
Meat labeling compromise proposed
WASHINGTON — New bipartisan legislation introduced Thursday to make country-of-origin labeling (COOL) voluntary “strikes the appropriate balance,” Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said Thursday. COOL requires meat to be labeled with the country the animal was born, raised and harvested....
July 23, 2015 - 8:54pm
January 12, 2015
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp mum on possible run for governor in 2016
FARGO — North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp gave a firm non-answer Monday when asked whether she plans to run for governor in 2016. "What I’m doing right now is trying to figure out how I can get things done for North Dakota in the United States Senate," she said at...
January 12, 2015 - 10:07pm