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North Dakota tourism officials assessing effects of state budget cuts
ND lawmakers set to select studies for interim
John Boehner unloads on Trump: A 'complete disaster'
Faces of the Boom: Workers adjust to meet changing demands in ND's oil fields
Park Rapids police reveal contents inside suspicious box initially considered to be possible explosives
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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
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
St. Paul Saints to honor pro baseball rarity, a woman pitcher, with bobblehead
Vikings' Zimmer: 'I'll be back shortly with one eye or two'
Vikings sign two 2017 draft picks, but rookie contract disputes rage on
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Port: Thank the government for protecting you from low milk prices
Port: Sen. Heitkamp condemns 'dark money' in politics despite it paying for ads touting her re-election
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Margaret "Marge" Kovacs
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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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Honoring our Firefighters
December 21, 2016
ND sues to block new federal coal mining rule
BISMARCK — The state of North Dakota is suing the federal government to halt a stream protection rule that state officials say usurps their...
December 21, 2016 - 6:05pm
August 14, 2015
Delegation weighs Iran nuclear deal during recess
GRAND FORKS — A month after it was reached, some members of the North Dakota and Minnesota congressional delegations are still mulling whether to support the deal to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting international sanctions. But some, like Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.,...
August 14, 2015 - 5:28pm
October 26, 2013
ND senators optimistic on passage of farm bill
FARGO — North Dakota’s U.S. senators are optimistic Congress will pass a new farm bill because savings it could deliver will help forge a federal budget compromise.
October 26, 2013 - 8:27pm
July 23, 2013
Hoeven gives assist as farm bill goes back to House
WASHINGTON -- With a powerful assist from Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., convinced the Senate last week to send the farm bill back to the House. The act sets the stage for House and Senate leaders to appoint conferees and...
July 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2013
North Dakota feeling a draft
The U.S. Department of the Interior released an updated draft of rules on hydraulic fracturing Thursday, but it appears those on both sides of the fracking issue are unhappy with the proposal.
May 18, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Hoeven co-sponsors bill against metal thefts
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Mike Hanson knows what it's like to be the target of metal thieves. The president of Aevenia Energy and Electrical Construction said there were seven thefts of copper wire at its Moorhead headquarters last year, costing at least $35,000, and forcing the firm to...
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
Fargo VA gets $8.5M to expand mental health services
FARGO -- The Fargo Veterans Affairs Health Care System will get $8.5 million in federal funding in fiscal year 2013 to expand mental health services to Fargo-area veterans. Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., made the announcement Wednesday after touring the Fargo...
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
September 23, 2012
Editorial: Environmental regulations priority in oil country
Sen. John Hoeven introduced legislation last week which says states, not the federal government, are best equipped to be the primary regulators of hydraulic fracturing. Water does not know state boundaries. Legislation of this nature could lead to a number of problems with enfor...
September 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 21, 2012
Minn. senator tours Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- North Dakota isn't the only state benefiting from the oil boom, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Friday. As the Minnesota Democrat...
April 21, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Letter: Many reasons to send Berg to US Senate
Let's see if I got this right. We have a president who has no value for the life of the unborn and plans to use our tax dollars to pay for abortions and even force Catholic hospitals to cooperate. We have a Senate that Obama lobbied last week to make sure that enough democrats voted...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Gov. to ask Obama for housing help
NEW TOWN -- Gov.
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
January 17, 2012
Letter: Verification needed regarding Sen. John Hoeven's push for Keystone XL Pipeline
Sen. John Hoeven is leading the push of approval of the Canadian Keystone XL Pipeline -- the pipeline whose purpose is to take Canadian tar sands crude down to refineries on the Gulf Coast in Texas. The pipeline barely, if at all, knicks North Dakota's southwestern tip. He gives...
January 17, 2012 - 12:00am
January 15, 2012
Sen. Hoeven uses address to promote Keystone XL
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- A proposed pipeline to carry oil from Canada to Texas Gulf Coast refineries is the "largest shovel-ready project in the country" with the potential to create thousands of jobs and reduce American dependence on oil from the Middle East, US Sen. John Hoeven,...
January 15, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2011
$earching for the $olution
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota's congressional delegation agrees the country needs a comprehensive plan to slash deficits and get a grip on the national debt to stave off the looming fiscal crisis. But Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad and Republicans Sen. John Hoeven and Rep. Rick Berg...
July 3, 2011 - 12:00am
June 18, 2011
Hoeven pushes pro-growth strategy
FARGO -- What the United States economy needs to get back on track is a pro-jobs, pro-growth climate like the one in North Dakota. That's the message U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., presented Friday to the Great Plains Young Professionals Summit held in Fargo and sponsored by The...
June 18, 2011 - 12:00am