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Local farmers increasingly hiring help from abroad to meet labor shortages
Patch allows for new drug monitoring
Fairgrounds south of Dickinson in motion for completion next year
Police Blotter: Man arrested for interfering with emergency call
crime and courts
nation and world
Dickinson refinery celebrates opening about 2 months after ramp up
Citizens discuss wind ordinances
Hearing scheduled for crude oil pipeline
Pilot program to settle landowner, pipeline reclamation battles is underway
N.D. regulators grant more exceptions to gas flaring policy
Keep skin safe under the sun
Yard mushrooms: Yummy snack or deadly plant?
Patrick Hope: Red, white and Duke
Job Fair 2015
Romantic proposes to girlfriend on billboard
Mike Hansen leads the way: Dickinson racer helps out fellow drivers and wins along the way
Major League Soccer focuses on St. Paul site
Dickinson State coach Jon Stenman resigns, goes to Wisconsin program
If available to all, officials would promote Fargodome drink sales
The power of Human Imagination
Other Views: Supremes could learn from ND’s court
Canada prepares for (possibly) landmark election
A shift in the landscape
Other Views: The Welk home site is secure
Catherine M Vokal
Ernest "Ernie" Hellickson
Robert "Bob" Bostock
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