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Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Dickinson airport awarded Essential Air Service contract
Top N.D. court approves new lawyer discipline rules
North Dakota veterans address complaints from Measure 4 opponents
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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 30, 2016
Drayton gets 6-month extension for dike removal deadline
DRAYTON—A federal administrator said Drayton will have more time to remove dikes from land his agency owns in town, and Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., is working on legislation to keep them there permanently.
June 30, 2016 - 4:23pm
June 29, 2016
ND receives funds to bolster border security, prepare for possible terrorism
WASHINGTON -- If money helps, North Dakota will be a bit safer in the future. U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp announced Wednesday that North Dakota will receive $7.4 million in Federal Emergency Management funding to bolster security on the northern border with Canada, put...
June 29, 2016 - 11:43pm
June 22, 2016
Koehler’s Point campground to reopen
ELGIN -- Koehler’s Point campground and boat ramp at Lake Tschida will reopen for public use later this week. The Bureau of Reclamation recently closed the location’s facilities, restricting it to walk-in access only, after failing to secure a road easement. Sen. John Hoeven,...
June 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 20, 2016
How they voted: ND, Minn. senators on gun bills
FARGO -- The handful of bills the U.S. Senate voted down Monday, June 20, would have expanded gun background checks and moved to bar people on terrorism watch lists from being able to buy weapons. Democrats said the measures put forth by Republicans fell short, while Republicans say...
News/Nation and World
June 20, 2016 - 10:26pm
June 12, 2016
The 'nature of county-based programs'
PORTLAND, N.D. -- The head of the federal Farm Service Agency says he sees no fix for a farm program that farmers in some counties in the Dakotas...
June 12, 2016 - 10:31pm
North Dakota, Minnesota senators take different stances on federal gun restrictions
BISMARCK -- After 50 people were killed early Sunday morning in Orlando, Fla., in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, some are calling for stricter gun restrictions, particularly for those suspected of being terrorists. Recent measures in Congress to restrict access to guns,...
News/Nation and World
June 12, 2016 - 9:24pm
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
May 27, 2016
Hoeven, Glassheim spar over 'support' for Donald Trump
GRAND FORKS -- U.S. Sen. John Hoeven caught flak this week for his stance on the presidential election process--specifically, his commitment to "support," but not endorse, the GOP's nominee. State Rep. Eliot Glassheim, a Democrat running to unseat Hoeven this fall, renewed calls...
May 27, 2016 - 9:56pm
May 26, 2016
Bill to help protect Native American children heading to president's desk
BISMARCK -- Legislation requiring all adults living in potential foster homes to undergo background checks before a Native American child can be placed there has passed Congress and is expected to be signed by President Barack Obama. The bill, dubbed the Native American Children's...
May 26, 2016 - 9:07pm
May 25, 2016
UND gets grant to work on reducing carbon emissions from fossil fuels
GRAND FORKS -- The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $9.5 million to the University of North Dakota’s Energy and Environmental Research Center. The award is an expansion of the $2.5 million joint cooperative agreement made in 2015 to develop technologies that would reduce carbon...
May 25, 2016 - 11:01pm
May 21, 2016
Cramer: Students' rights would be violated if they are forced to use restroom with opposite sex
GRAND FORKS -- The Obama administration's recent letter to districts on school bathroom policy earlier this month created another wrinkle in...
News/Nation and World
May 21, 2016 - 6:22pm
May 18, 2016
Heitkamp bill on native children gets House hearing
WASHINGTON -- Almost a year after passing the Senate, a bill creating a commission to study the issues facing Native American children sponsored...
May 18, 2016 - 8:20pm
May 9, 2016
Bison becomes national mammal with President Barack Obama's signature
WASHINGTON -- It's official: the American Bison is the country's national mammal. President Barack Obama signed the National Bison Legacy Act...
News/Nation and World
May 9, 2016 - 3:01pm
May 4, 2016
Federal regulator visits ND coal mine
BEULAH -- After a trip to a North Dakota coal mine Tuesday, a U.S. Department of the Interior official agreed to take more of the state’s concerns into consideration when enacting federal regulation. Along with North Dakota’s congressional delegation, Janice Schneider, Interior...
May 4, 2016 - 12:26am
April 18, 2016
ND senators working to curb sky high air ambulance bills
FARGO -- Sen. John Hoeven is offering a legislative fix that would grant states the ability to exert some regulatory control over air ambulance...
April 18, 2016 - 1:50pm