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NDUS chancellor: Open records laws should be limited in university presidential searches
Early enrollment largely steady at F-M campuses
Amnesty International to observe pipeline protest, some going to court
Moo done it? Udderly disgusting vandalism found on 'world's largest' ND cow sculpture
Local schools have their first day of classes on Wednesday
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
Dickinson State women’s golf picked 5th in NSAA, men tabbed 6th
Midgets volleyball back with experienced group
Missouri Valley Conference official mum on possible UND membership
New $7.2M Fargodome video boards debut at Bison football opener
Arizona State hockey officially applies to NCHC
Other Views: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
good bad and ugly
Terry "Dick" Bullinger
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 23, 2013
Hoeven, Klobuchar ready for farm bill conference
FARGO -- An extra $100 million for rural water management and an expanded program for farmers to design their own Conservation Reserve Program contracts were among items that Sens. John Hoeven and Amy Klobuchar discussed Tuesday in a farm bill roundtable. Hoeven, R-N.D., and Klobuchar,...
October 23, 2013 - 12:00am
October 19, 2013
With shutdown over, farm bill is up next
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- President Barack Obama makes new federal farm policy his third highest congressional priority now that the federal shutdown...
October 19, 2013 - 12:00am
October 17, 2013
Bill to spare US economy from debt crisis also delivers favors
WASHINGTON -- The last-minute bill to avert a potentially catastrophic U.S.
October 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 5, 2013
Next federal money crisis could help farm bill
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The current federal government shutdown overshadowed the end of many federal farm laws Tuesday, but the next federal fiscal crisis could lead to a stalled farm bill's resurrection. At least that is the hope of many from farm country who see $24 billion in savings...
October 5, 2013 - 12:00am
October 3, 2013
Deadlocked: Obama, congressional leaders still at impasse on shutdown
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama met with Republican and Democratic leaders in Congress on Wednesday to try to break a budget deadlock that...
October 3, 2013 - 12:00am
September 26, 2013
Heitkamp: No new farm bill before deadline
WASHINGTON -- Congress won't approve a new farm bill before the old one expires Sept. 30, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said Wednesday. "It seems clear to me that we will not be securing a new farm bill before the deadline," Heitkamp said in a conference call with the news media. The...
September 26, 2013 - 12:00am
September 24, 2013
House votes to cut food stamps
WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives on Sept.
September 24, 2013 - 12:00am
September 19, 2013
House votes to cut $4B a year from food stamps
WASHINGTON -- The Republican-run House of Representatives voted to cut spending on food stamps for the poor by $40 billion over 10 years on Thursday, defying a veto threat from the White House in the name of fiscal reform. Majority Leader Eric Cantor, the driving force behind the...
September 19, 2013 - 10:28pm
September 14, 2013
House where three girls killed will be dismantled
RIVER FALLS, Wis. -- The River Falls house where three sisters were murdered by their father will be carefully "dismantled," with some components salvaged for use by Habitat for Humanity, the organization that helps needy families build affordable houses. Phil Stotz of Illinois,...
September 14, 2013 - 12:00am
September 7, 2013
Cramer to let North Dakotans decide his stance on Syria
Once the August break is over and Congress heads back to Washington, D.C., there is a plethora of major issues it needs to tackle. During his...
September 7, 2013 - 12:00am
August 22, 2013
No bids on Schaffhausen house
RIVER FALLS, Wis. -- The Schaffhausen house in River Falls where three girls were killed more than a year ago by their father could end up helping...
August 22, 2013 - 12:00am
August 13, 2013
Hoeven says SNAP is key to farm bill
BISMARCK -- U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said Tuesday the key to getting a five-year farm bill passed in Congress hinges on working with the House on...
August 13, 2013 - 5:37pm
August 3, 2013
House refuses to appoint conferees on farm bill
WASHINGTON -- Three Upper Midwest senators have been named conferees on the farm bill. But the House Republican leadership's refusal to appoint conferees and a plan for the House to vote on a big cut to the food stamp program means prospects for the bill passing this year have dimmed. Democratic...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Partisan farm bill vote in House leaves future uncertain
WASHINGTON -- The future of federal farm programs is uncertain, at best, after a sharply divided House on Thursday passed a stripped-down farm bill on its second try. The 216-208 vote mostly was along party lines, a rarity for farm bills, with all but 12 Republicans voting for it...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
Farm groups oppose removing food stamps from farm bill
Farm group leaders who have worked for two years on a new farm bill had a mixed reaction on whether legislation approved Thursday by the U.S. House is a step in the right direction. "This legislation isn't perfect by any means. But at least we moved the ball forward," said Ryan McCormick,...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am