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Trump suggests supporters should pressure Sessions to investigate Obama's inaction on Russian meddling
Florida lawmakers begin bipartisan talks on gun limits
Florida House refuses to debate guns, but declares porn dangerous
Armstrong files paperwork for House run in North Dakota
Swanson takes the stand in Bowman County homicide trial
crime and courts
nation and world
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
Guild Mortgage serves local community
A Trump dating site used a sex offender as its model, and it has a few other issues, too
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Billy Graham, charismatic evangelist with worldwide following, dies at 99
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Norway glide to team pursuit win as several more gold medals decided
Minnesota's Vonn gone from Olympics? Don't bank on it just yet.
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
U.S. men's hockey team out of medal contention after losing in shootout
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
How wine tastings transport you
Commentary: This is what happens when Democrats spend too much time listening to themselves
Commentary: NDGOP Chair Kelly Armstrong files documents for House campaign with FEC
Marjorie "Margie" Havelka
Jeffrey Gerald Fortner
Ronald "Ron" Heidt
Ervin H. Godes
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
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 14, 2016
Hoeven, Heitkamp call on Trump administration, Congress to support land-based missile modernization
MINOT, N.D.—U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said a white paper on the nuclear triad, authored by his office and released by a coalition Wednesday,...
December 14, 2016 - 6:56pm
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.
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.
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