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North Dakota officials, advocates testify for trafficking legislation
Colorado man charged for alleged possession of explosives in Watford City
Man formerly of N.D. pleads guilty to California charge of smuggling dying immigrants in trunk
Dickinson teen reported missing
Trafficking bills to be heard today
N.D. oil producers aim to cut radioactive waste bills
Oil spill reported in Bottineau County
Tanks overflow, cause oil spill near Williston
Enbridge project director: Pipeline could be in jeopardy
Natural gas generation coming to MDU Lewis and Clark site
Holten: You need to march in the band
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
Letter: Time to raise tobacco taxes
Other Views: Think twice before letting lawmakers set tuition
Benson: Self-government and modernity
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
Mark J. Huschka
Ina Mae Heick
Floyd D. Daley
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
NFL-Patriots' Brady has a cold, expects to be fit for Super Bowl
Former NFL players who started football young at more risk of memory problems -study
Brady might be best quarterback of Super Bowl era
NFL investigators reach out to Columbia physics department
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
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