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Clinton, Trump take off the gloves in first debate
Police Blotter: Dickinson man arrested after pushing, threatening officer
PORT: North Dakota Department of Health tweets anti-Trump messages during presidential debate
Agricultural merger mania fuels fears among small seed sellers
Cedar Rapids flooding at most critical and dangerous phase, officials warn
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Titans volleyball rolling in early part of Region 7 schedule
Pressure has increased on Ryder Cup captains
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Palmer's last course he had under construction in Minnesota
Blue Hawks golf in 6th at NSAA meet
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
good bad and ugly
Roderick "Rick" Wilhelm
Regina M. Bruha
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
June 16, 2016
Ward sheriff suspended over inmate death, but exploring his options
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple has suspended Ward County Sheriff Steven Kukowski until a criminal case against him involving the death of an inmate is resolved, but Kukowski is exploring his options, his attorney said Thursday. Special Prosecutor Seymour Jordan charged Kukowski...
June 16, 2016 - 8:57pm
More budget cuts, special session possible as ND tax revenues fall short again
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s bleak budget outlook suffered another blow Thursday with a report that state tax revenues came up $36.4 million short in May, increasing the chances of additional budget cuts and making it likely the state will drain the remaining $75 million from a rainy...
June 16, 2016 - 1:39pm
June 8, 2016
Candidates weigh in on Trump’s ‘racist’ comments about judge
BISMARCK – Two Republicans fighting for the GOP nomination for governor said Wednesday they don’t agree with Donald Trump’s accusations...
June 8, 2016 - 7:05pm
June 4, 2016
Feds dismiss foreign campaign contribution allegations against ND politicians
GRAND FORKS -- The Federal Election Commission has dismissed allegations against North Dakota Republican leaders and a political action committee over foreign campaign contributions that were refunded after Grand Forks Democrats filed a complaint. The commission reviewed allegations...
June 4, 2016 - 10:03pm
Democrats worried about property tax relief in tough budget times
North Dakota Democratic leaders are raising alarms about whether the state will be able to continue to provide property tax relief during tough fiscal times, but others don't appear worried. The state has eased property taxes, which are levied by local governments, through a 12 percent...
June 4, 2016 - 9:57pm
June 3, 2016
GFH: Schafer’s independence extends to party politics
GRAND FORKS -- The state’s Republican heavyweights are standing with their favorite candidates as the North Dakota gubernatorial primary looms. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem already has garnered support from outgoing Gov. Jack Dalrymple and John Hoeven, the former North Dakota...
June 3, 2016 - 10:59pm
June 2, 2016
Outgoing UND president reflects on successes, plans to champion new budget
GRAND FORKS -- With deep budget cuts, angst among students and administrators and an athletic nickname transition behind him, interim University...
June 2, 2016 - 8:35pm
May 31, 2016
Letter: Stenehjem support of economic development important
Wayne Stenehjem understands the peaks and valleys of North Dakota’s economy. He knows that when the economy hits a valley we tighten our belts. That is what Gov. Jack Dalrymple is asking state agencies to do and Wayne supports that effort. Stenehjem also understands that the Legislature,...
May 31, 2016 - 5:15pm
May 27, 2016
Lake Oahe land transfer under fire
LAKE OAHE -- The former wildlife chief for North Dakota’s Game and Fish Department says a possible transfer of excess land around Lake Oahe to private landowners lacks transparency and would be unfair to the thousands of outdoorsmen and women who use the lakeshore for hunting and...
May 27, 2016 - 6:20pm
May 26, 2016
Unfinished wells remain the wild card for ND
BISMARCK – While greeting oil industry leaders Wednesday, North Dakota’s governor passed along a request from his budget director: “Right...
May 26, 2016 - 5:29pm
May 23, 2016
Lower costs urged as stakeholders chart course for future of ND higher ed
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple and other speakers urged those crafting a long-range plan for higher education in North Dakota to hold down...
May 23, 2016 - 4:36pm
May 4, 2016
Gov. Dalrymple orders 10 percent cuts in state agencies’ budget proposals
BISMARCK – State agencies that were forced to shave 4 percent from their budgets in February must find another 6 percent to cut for next biennium, Gov. Jack Dalrymple ordered Wednesday in budget guidelines that call for reductions for the first time since 2002. Dalrymple cited reduced...
May 4, 2016 - 4:51pm
May 2, 2016
Outgoing N.D. governor to request reduced budgets for first time since 2002
BISMARCK – For the first time since 2002, North Dakota’s governor will ask state agencies to propose smaller budgets for the next biennium...
May 2, 2016 - 3:53pm
April 29, 2016
Governor to deliver budget guidelines without tax increases
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple will deliver guidelines to state agency heads next week for his final budget crafted as governor. The North Dakota Office of Management and Budget said in a memo to state agency heads that Dalrymple’s 2017-19 budget guidelines will be delivered at...
April 29, 2016 - 6:48pm
April 28, 2016
Land Board urges changes in wake of critical Trust Lands audit
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Thursday directed the head of the state’s Department of Trust Lands to make dozens of changes recommended in recent critical audits, whether the agency agrees with them or not. Dalrymple and the other four members of the state Board of University...
April 28, 2016 - 5:35pm