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Attorney general candidate clarifies response to speeding ticket
Grand Forks man charged with 16 counts of child porn
Rising Missouri River water levels put Bismarck, Mandan on alert
Leith may dissolve to avoid concerns over white supremacy
73 new US citizens in North Dakota: 'It's just made me feel like I'm actually part of something great'
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nation and world
Projections show South Dakota winter wheat yield up 90 percent from 2017
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
Barley: Crop faring well, but prices, exports are worrisome
When it comes to tipping for service, millennials are cheapest
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
ND's first West Nile case of season found in Ramsey County
Rancher of the Year: Roughrider Commission honors Brad Gjermundson
Free pool event set in Dickinson
COMMENTARY: Vikings' LGBTQ symposium Thursday a victory for former punter Kluwe
Driving force duo: Dickinson’s Pavek and England have been valuable and versatile
Wild to play Colorado in season opener; Las Vegas in home opener
'Embarrassed and disappointed' Mickelson apologizes for U.S. Open penalty
UND, Ralph Engelstad Arena reach new, multiyear usage agreement
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
BERNADEAU: "What brought you to North Dakota?"
Commentary: Trump's child separation policy bleeds into tight ND Senate race
Commentary: Deep pocketed interests routinely buy their way onto North Dakota's ballot
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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May 5, 2014
ND Blue Cross Blue Shield fires leader
Blue Cross Blue Shield North Dakota has fired its top official. The insurance giant fired President and Chief Executive Officer Paul von Ebers, the company announced in a statement Monday afternoon. Von Ebers had held the position since 2009. His dismissal is effective immediately. The...
May 5, 2014 - 1:50pm
April 15, 2014
WSI sues software firm, saying it botched $17M project
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s workers’ compensation agency is suing a software vendor, claiming the firm failed to deliver on a software project that cost about $17 million but produced few tangible results. Workforce Safety and Insurance filed the civil lawsuit against Aon...
April 15, 2014 - 2:44pm
February 20, 2014
Changes possible in Mont. hail insurance program after 2013
The chairman of the Montana state hail insurance program says a summer-long battle with hail could lead to changes, including higher premiums and the use of reinsurance. But Gary Gollehon, a Brady, Mont., farmer, said the program will remain viable and beneficial for producers. “Hail...
February 20, 2014 - 11:51pm
December 5, 2013
Farmers: Don't change crop insurance
While a comprehensive farm bill is being hashed out in U.S. House and Senate conference committee, some in North Dakota are worried that a regulation requirement could diminish a finished product.
December 5, 2013 - 9:17pm
November 21, 2013
ND insurance commissioner asks companies to renew canceled policies
BISMARCK – North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm said Thursday he is asking health insurance companies doing business in the state to renew policies for customers who were notified that their plans have been or will be canceled as a result of the Affordable Care Act.
November 21, 2013 - 12:00pm
November 5, 2013
N.D. pushes to publicize enrollment, cancellation numbers
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s Insurance Department is asking the state’s health insurance companies for more information about the impact of federal health care reforms across the state. The agency has requested a report on the number of policies that will be canceled as of...
November 5, 2013 - 11:10am
September 30, 2013
Enrollment for exchanges to open new health care era
Marketplace application checklist -- Social Security numbers. -- Employer and income information for every family member who needs coverage (pay stubs or W-2 forms). -- Policy numbers for any current health insurance plans covering household members. -- Completed employer coverage...
September 30, 2013 - 12:00am
August 28, 2013
Farmers like crop insurance change: Federal agency clarifies 'normal weather' provision
GRAND FORKS - Life has become a little simpler for farmers and crop insurers in the Upper Midwest. The Risk Management Agency has clarified a controversial "normal weather" provision in the federal crop insurance program. Producers and crop insurers said the provision, as written,...
August 28, 2013 - 12:00am
July 22, 2013
N.D. tightens law on driving without insurance
FARGO -- The long arm of the law will soon hold a shorter leash when it comes to proving you have liability insurance to drive in North Dakota. Starting Aug.
July 22, 2013 - 12:54pm
April 10, 2013
Lawmakers send Medicaid expansion to governor
BISMARCK -- An estimated 20,500 North Dakotans will receive health insurance once Gov. Jack Dalrymple signs a bill passed Tuesday. Senate lawmakers voted 33-14 to pass House Bill 1362, which expands Medicaid coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, often called...
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
October 9, 2012
He is Farmers: Hutchison starts insurance office in Dickinson
"Insurance agent" isn't usually a profession people think of when the descriptor "interesting person" comes to play, but Farmers Insurance Agent...
October 9, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Insurance companies send crews into wildfire areas to protect homes
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- When firefighter Eric Morris shows up at wildfires across the West, locals battling the flames sometimes look at him and wonder who sent him. The answer isn't a public agency. It's an insurance company. Morris is among a group of private firefighters...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 24, 2012
Cash Crop: There's billions on the line in the farm bill, but where does it all go?
JAMESTOWN -- A couple billion dollars for wheat here, another billion for corn there, a few hundred million for soybeans -- maybe more for barley...
June 24, 2012 - 12:00am
April 10, 2012
Supreme Court: Burial insurance v. health insurance
During the recent oral arguments before the Supreme Court concerning the Affordable Care Act, several justices proposed comparisons between health care and other commodities and activities.
April 10, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Stark Co. Commission tables playground funding request
Taylor Public School officials requested money from the Stark County Park Board for a new playground, but commissioners want to see how much...
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am