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ND voter database not breached by hackers, says state's top election official
LGBTQ weeks gets underway at DSU
Region's school districts, high school leagues have guidelines in place for playing of anthem
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
DSU nursing program celebrates 50 years
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
Patriots win West Region golf title, Midgets place 10th
Flynn, Townsend lead DSU cross country
DSU volleyball splits matches on the road
DSU golf competes in conference championship
Dickinson High girls swimming drops dual to Coyotes
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
Port: Did Obamacare's Medicaid expansion contribute to North Dakota's opioid crisis?
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
Port: Your right to protest does not make your protest right
Veeder: How I spent an unexpected dose of free time
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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
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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