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Native American tribes in Canada, U.S. to sign treaty to protect Yellowstone grizzlies
Report: 529 college savings account outperforming bank accounts for tuition
Staple crops of the northern Plains have immigrant origins
ND colleges receive grants to educate more Native American teachers
Education's future: Advocates say North Dakota needs more technical workers
crime and courts
nation and world
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
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
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
February 15, 2016
School is in session: Watford City celebrates opening of new high school
WATFORD CITY -- The main hallway of the new Watford City High School was packed to the brim surrounding the podium in the center, where Gov....
February 15, 2016 - 5:54pm
Aviation industry split over air traffic control reform
GRAND FORKS -- In several darkened rooms on the University of North Dakota campus last week, students were monitoring planes taxiing down a virtual runway. They're part of the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences' air traffic control program. A number of them were using projector...
February 15, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 12, 2016
Federal support coming for economic development in ND
WASHINGTON — Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. and John Hoeven, R-N.D. announced Friday a federal grant award for $66,000 allocated to the Roosevelt-Custer Regional Council for Development, which serves the Dickinson area. The grant support the collaboration between public and private...
February 12, 2016 - 8:08pm
February 9, 2016
Red River flood diversion gets federal funding
FARGO — The Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion has received federal funding to start construction, a major milestone for the project, according to North Dakota's U.S. senators. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has set aside $5 million for work in fiscal year 2016 and put the Red River...
February 9, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 8, 2016
Hoeven undecided on Obama's ND judicial nominee
FARGO -- Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said he has an "open mind" but is still reviewing President Obama's nomination of Jennifer Klemetsrud Puhl to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Obama last week nominated Puhl, an assistant U.S. attorney based in Fargo, to the appeals court to...
News/crime and courts
February 8, 2016 - 6:00am
January 19, 2016
Minot wins $74.3 million in federal funding to help recover from 2011 flood
MINOT, N.D. -- Minot, devastated by flooding in 2011, has been awarded $74.3 million in federal funds for cities or states hit by major natural...
January 19, 2016 - 6:20pm
January 18, 2016
ND politicos mum on governor picks
FARGO -- One of the big questions this election season is who will fill Jack Dalrymple's shoes as governor of North Dakota when the Republican's term expires after this year. Right up there is the question of who will get whose endorsement when it comes to Republican candidates. So...
January 18, 2016 - 6:42pm
December 4, 2015
Bison to possibly become country’s first national mammal
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The bald eagle may soon have a companion as the animal epitome of the United States. The U.S. Senate passed a bill Friday...
December 4, 2015 - 11:00pm
November 12, 2015
Hoeven plans to add lifting of oil export ban to highway bill
WILLISTON, N.D. – Oil industry leaders in Williston applauded efforts to repeal a ban on crude oil exports Thursday which they say could reverse the recent slowdown in oil activity. U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., outlined his proposal to lift the 40-year-old ban during the Williston...
November 12, 2015 - 11:23pm
November 6, 2015
Hoeven: Highway bill can help lift crude oil export ban
WASHINGTON -- Lifting the U.S. ban on crude oil exports is a smart move that will benefit not only North Dakota, but also our nation and our...
November 6, 2015 - 8:06pm
Dakotas politicians, landowners react to Keystone XL pipeline rejection
President Barack Obama's decision to reject the Keystone XL pipeline was met with mixed reaction from the Dakotas on Friday, but one South Dakota landowner was celebrating after hearing Friday's news. "It's just like somebody lifted a ton off my chest," said Paul Seamans, who...
November 6, 2015 - 7:15pm
November 3, 2015
Senate rejects attempt to redo WOTUS
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate on Tuesday afternoon rejected an attempt to move forward with the debate on a bill that would block implementation of the controversial Waters of the U.S. rule. A wide range of farm groups oppose WOTUS, under which the Environmental Protection Agency...
November 3, 2015 - 4:37pm
October 31, 2015
Johnson reflects on 15 years as Dickinson mayor
Dennis Johnson, Dickinson’s longest-sitting mayor, officially left office Saturday after a 15-year tenure that included a spree of expansion...
October 31, 2015 - 10:00pm
October 27, 2015
Letter: Republicans like Hoeven should practice what they preach
I’ve noticed something in the last few years since I began paying attention to politics. Some people in power preach one thing, but then turn around and do another. No! Really! Totally surprised, right? Me too. There seems to be a huge number of elected leaders who preach about...
October 27, 2015 - 5:20pm
Heitkamp, Hoeven among sponsors of resolution aimed at EPA rules
BISMARCK – U.S. senators from North Dakota and South Dakota are among those sponsoring bipartisan Senate resolutions that aim to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s new rules restricting greenhouse gas emissions from new and existing power plants. Sen. Shelly Moore...
October 27, 2015 - 12:01pm