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Kentucky governor: 1 dead in school shooting, 'multiple others' wounded
Hawaii governor didn't correct false missile alert sooner because he didn't know his Twitter password
Sessions interviewed by special counsel investigating Russian interference in 2016
Video shows Border Patrol officers asking Greyhound passengers for IDs, taking woman into custody
crime and courts
nation and world
Facebook admits social media sometimes harms democracy
ADM-Bunge deal would create Cargill-sized agribusiness giant
Agri-Pulse: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Commentary: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Commentary: It's time to stand up for research and extension
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Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
A boy's basketball-size tumor was slowly killing him. He died days after doctors removed it.
'It’s a whole new way of seeing’: N.D. man set to receive bionic eye
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
DSU women’s basketball drops to 0-9 in conference
DSU men’s basketball falls to Comets
Jones leads Blue Hawks at Missouri Valley Invite
Bratten, Ellerkamp keep shining for DHS swimming and diving
Commentary: Is Governor Doug Burgum all vision and no policy?
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
RICHARD M. ROFFLER
Donald & Angela
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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
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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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
January 23, 2013
Funding formula aims to reduce in-fighting among ND campuses
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's Gov. Jack Dalrymple, lawmakers and university students and administrators said Tuesday the university system's funding formula has not been transparent, equitable and has been looked down on over the years. A new funding formula proposed by Dalrymple and...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
January 10, 2013
ND college students lobby to keep fees in check
BISMARCK -- Representatives speaking on behalf of the 48,000 students in the North Dakota University System would like to see limits to increases in mandatory student fees, an area where colleges have been criticized for lack of oversight. "Fees are the one part of what students...
January 10, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
New NDUS chancellor wants unified voice for higher ed
BISMARCK -- The new leader of North Dakota's University System wants to become the voice of higher education in the state. Hamid "Ham" Shirvani,...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2011
UND and the Big Sky: Who said what, when?
GRAND FORKS -- Rep. Al Carlson, R-Fargo, used North Dakota open records law last week to obtain emails between UND President Robert Kelley, the Big Sky Conference and the NCAA since Jan.
June 28, 2011 - 10:48pm
April 29, 2011
Legislature passes higher ed budget
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Legislature gave its final approval to the state's higher education budget on Thursday in one of the last actions of this legislative session. The bill combines funding for equity and tuition affordability, and reduces the total amount by $1.4 million...
April 29, 2011 - 12:00am