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Small fires point to dry conditions in southwest N.D.
Senate committee hears testimony on ND check-off increase
Skogen: Transparency top challenge facing higher ed system
Alleged sex trafficker facing federal charge
IRS phone scam reported in ND
Bakken rig count
Derailed N.D. oil train still burning in Illinois; shipment delays expected
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
Senate fails to override Obama's veto of Keystone pipeline bill
Our View: Trinity turns a corner, while another school sits idle
Baumgarten: Love machine in my pocket
Brock: Kill Senate Bill 2166 now
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
John "Spencer" Reimer II
John Spencer Reimer II
Clementina "Tina" Ficek
Annette Rose Greff
Second half push leads Minot Ryan past Shiloh Christian
Free-throws the surprising key to L-L-M’s victory
Kindred girls pulls off win in overtime over Parshall
DSU baseball looking for hot start
Blue Hawks send 8 to national tourney
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
April 22, 2009
Senate OKs Smith for board despite critics
BISMARCK -- The Senate confirmed Wahpeton attorney Richie Smith for a second term on the state Board of Higher Education on Wednesday despite some senators using the occasion to bash the board and the University System. Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, voted to confirm but "with...
April 22, 2009 - 11:12pm
March 19, 2009
Smoking ban fails
A resolution that would have banned tobacco on all North Dakota state university campuses failed to get a second motion at the State Board of Higher Education meeting held Thursday in Bismarck. The decision as to whether or not all tobacco, including smokeless, would be banned from...
March 19, 2009 - 11:16pm
February 5, 2009
Legislators want control over college tuition setting
BISMARCK -- Higher education has become a "black hole" with an "unquenchable appetite for money," a legislator said Wednesday, arguing that's caused tuition rates to spike in the past 10 years. Lawmakers should take control of setting tuition rates at the state's colleges and universities,...
college / education
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Legislators have greater role in choosing N.D. higher ed board
FARGO -- The process for selecting Board of Higher Education members is more political than it once was, North Dakota's Supreme Court chief justice said Wednesday. Chief Justice Gerald VandeWalle, who serves on the five-member committee that selects nominees, said the addition of...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Paulsen won't have second term on higher ed board
BISMARCK -- The Chancellor Potts controversy came back to bite John Q. Paulsen on Tuesday and, as a result, he won't be getting a second term on the state Board of Higher Education. A state nominating committee declined to nominate Paulsen, of Fargo, and he'll leave the board when...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
Four more apply for higher ed board
BISMARCK--The state's former adjutant general is among four additional applicants for the state Board of Higher Education. Retired Maj. Gen. Michael Haugen of Fargo was among those who met a 4 p.m. Wednesday deadline to apply for the board. The other three new applicants are Gordon...
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
April 4, 2008
Higher ed budget is approved
BOTTINEAU -- North Dakota's Board of Higher Education during a meeting here Thursday voted 6-1 to approve the university system's biennial budget request, but not be-fore significant discussion about how board members would like the budgeting process to look different in the future. Thursday's...
April 4, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Nominations are being taken for higher ed board
BISMARCK -- The nominating committee for the state Board of Higher Education is taking nominations for the board position now held by John Q. Paulsen of Fargo, whose term expires June 30. He is eligible for reappointment to a second four-year term and said he'll seek reappointment. "I...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am