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Mark Kennedy: 'Connective tissue' key for UND's future
Tough cuts and friendly lawsuits: North Dakota’s 65th Legislature
Trump asked his advisers about his power to pardon himself in connection to Mueller's Russia investigation
14-year-old ND girl on bike struck, killed by SUV
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
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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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Roughriders take one of two from Royals
Lifelong friends Ennis, Spurgeon living the dream with Minnesota Wild
Twins in 'final stages' of acquiring veteran lefty from Braves
Entrance song fits Twins closer Kintzler's journey
Kolpack: Don't be thinking about hotel reservations in Minneapolis anytime soon
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Port: A jaded conservative acknowledges government competence
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Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
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
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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Emails reveal Bresciani’s role as NDSU fundraiser-in-chief
FARGO – As the Bison football team cruised to a second-straight national championship last January, North Dakota State University President...
December 21, 2013 - 11:21pm
December 11, 2013
Bison Sports Arena renovation gets final approval
FARGO -- After several years, countless meetings and fundraising quests, the North Dakota State basketball programs finally got the news it wanted to hear: the Bison Sports Arena renovation is 100 percent approved. The unanimous vote from the budget section of the North Dakota...
December 11, 2013 - 11:32am
December 5, 2013
MSU Moorhead proposes cutting six tenured faculty, five majors
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Under a plan outlined by administrators Thursday, Minnesota State University Moorhead plans to eliminate majors, merge several departments and lay off six faculty members to solve its $4.9 million budget deficit. The cuts unveiled made it a “sad day to be...
December 5, 2013 - 4:01pm
November 22, 2013
Stenehjem: University System broke open records law over deleted emails
FARGO — It may forever be a mystery how 40,000-plus emails were deleted from North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani’s account earlier this year. In an opinion released Friday, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said the North Dakota University System office violated...
November 22, 2013 - 12:56pm
November 20, 2013
Dennis: Students lose if board goes away
Battle lines haven’t yet formed for next year’s vote on whether to replace the North Dakota Board of Higher Education. But once the campaigns get underway, here’s a strategy tip for the pro-board side: Mobilize the students. Because if the eight-member board gets replaced...
November 20, 2013 - 6:22pm
November 5, 2013
UND students seek deal to limit tuition
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota’s student government is offering President Robert Kelley student funds for a construction project if he agreed to limit tuition increases next school year to what’s already authorized by the state. The administration declined the...
November 5, 2013 - 11:19am
October 28, 2013
NDUS names vice chancellor: Bismarck State official to oversee academic, student affairs
GRAND FORKS — Larry Skogen, interim chancellor of the North Dakota University System, announced Monday he’s hired a friend and former colleague as interim vice chancellor.
October 28, 2013 - 6:24pm
October 26, 2013
UND prepares for once-a-decade visit by accrediting agency
By Stephen J. Lee Forum News Service GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota’s leaders have been cramming for three years for a three-day test coming up this week. Five members of the Chicago-based North Central Association’s Higher Learning Commission will spend...
October 26, 2013 - 8:00pm
September 16, 2013
Interim chancellor candidates make their pitches
BISMARCK -- The two remaining candidates vying to become the interim chancellor of the North Dakota University System want to put a larger focus on students, data collection and measuring student outcomes. The candidates, Shane Goettle, a former state commerce commissioner, and...
September 16, 2013 - 5:41pm
August 6, 2013
AG says higher ed board met illegally to discuss Shirvani buyout
BISMARCK - Behind closed doors, State Board of Higher Education member Grant Shaft laid out the game plan for how to handle the vote that would decide embattled Chancellor Hamid Shirvani's fate. The board would publicly weigh two options: one to keep Shirvani at his post, and the...
August 6, 2013 - 2:56pm
July 8, 2013
New student rep says N.D. higher ed board needs to 'make peace'
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. - New student representative Devin Hoffarth said the State Board of Higher Education will need to "make peace" over the next year to move past months of controversy and the contract buyout of former Chancellor Hamid Shirvani. "In order to do that, we need to show...
July 8, 2013 - 12:59am
June 24, 2013
NDSU president denies deleting 45,000 emails subject to open records request; state AG investigating
FARGO -- Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem will determine whether North Dakota State University violated open records laws by reportedly deleting more than 45,000 emails from President Dean Bresciani's inbox that may have been subject to a legislative open records request. If Stenehjem...
June 24, 2013 - 11:28am
May 4, 2013
Higher ed budget comes with message: Keep tuition down
BISMARCK -- Legislators on Friday approved an 11.9 percent increase in state funding for higher education, but sent with it a strong message that campuses keep tuition affordable. Senate Bill 2003 has nearly $679 million in ongoing general fund spending for the North Dakota University...
May 4, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Tougher DUI penalties advance in the Senate
BISMARCK -- Penalties for multiple offenses for driving under the influence would increase and the state's 24/7 sobriety program would be used more often under a bill passed Tuesday. Senate Bill 2240 would make a second or third DUI offense in a seven-year period a class A misdemeanor...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
Strong support during testimony for higher education funding proposal
BISMARCK (FNS) -- The governor, higher education officials and students asked the Senate Appropriations Committee Thursday to support a new funding formula they say is transparent, fair and rewards campuses for improving student completion rates. Gov.
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am