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Fargo task force seeks reduction in plastic bag use
Judge prohibits ND from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
John Lohman, believed last surviving member of Forum's 1957 Pulitzer-winning tornado coverage, dies at 82
Trial under way for ND man accused of stabbing ex-girlfriend to death
Oil company comes forward after discovering five unreported ND spills
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nation and world
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Sue Anderson leaves her footprints in the arts
Sue Anderson reflects on her teaching career
Andrew Rohwedder retires as technology educator
LeBron scores 44 as Cavs even series with Celtics
Berrios pitches eight strong innings in win over Tigers
Caps shut out Lightning to force Game 7
Gardenhire's return is good for Tigers and baseball
DHS tennis season ends in Play-In loss to Williston
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
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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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August 24, 2016
Local schools have their first day of classes on Wednesday
It was a windy and chilly morning as a few thousand Dickinson students walked in the doors for their first day of the new school year. Based...
August 24, 2016 - 5:42pm
August 20, 2016
Dickinson Middle School about a year away from completion
Workers are busily piecing together the last remaining pieces of the Dickinson Middle School. The middle school, which has been under construction...
August 20, 2016 - 11:49pm
August 19, 2016
Mott-Regent breaks ground on new school
MOTT—On a cool evening that felt like school could start and summer's over, kids and adults gathered Friday for grilled burgers and speeches to officially break ground on a new school to replace one built generations ago. Mott-Regent has a lot to look forward to this fall—a...
August 19, 2016 - 10:45pm
August 1, 2016
Statoil announces $50,000 charitable fund for STEM education
WILLISTON, N.D. – Statoil announced a $50,000 donation to the Northwest North Dakota Community Foundation, the first oil and gas company to...
August 1, 2016 - 10:14pm
July 12, 2016
Dickinson principal to lead N.D. teacher licensing board
BISMARCK – A Dickinson elementary school principal will take over Wednesday as executive director of North Dakota’s teacher licensing board...
July 12, 2016 - 5:09pm
June 28, 2016
Referendum for new Richardton-Taylor school passes
RICHARDTON—The Richardton-Taylor school district is getting a new high school. Residents of Richardton and Taylor voted on Tuesday night...
June 28, 2016 - 11:37pm
June 22, 2016
Letter: Urging a no vote on Richardton-Taylor school bond
There is no doubt about it, the Richardton-Taylor schools need major work now! What do you have from the 1960s that has not been repaired? The school board is asking to double the debt limit and issue bonds for $12 million for 20 years. The taxable base evaluation has nearly doubled...
June 22, 2016 - 6:21pm
June 20, 2016
Mott-Regent passes $8.7 million school bond issue by thin margin
MOTT—Mott-Regent is getting a new elementary school and making major improvements to its high school. The district's school board made...
June 20, 2016 - 9:59pm
June 15, 2016
Schwartz unseats Fehr on Dickinson school board
The Dickinson Public School District has a new board after three seats were filled in Tuesday's five-candidate election. Newcomer Kimberly Schwartz...
June 15, 2016 - 1:39pm
June 14, 2016
Mott-Regent school bond vote to be finalized on Monday
MOTT—The $8.7 million Mott-Regent Public School bond referendum vote was too close to call, recent school superintendent ElRoy Burkle said in a news release Tuesday. The votes will be finalized at an upcoming canvassing meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in Room 201 of the Mott-Regent...
June 14, 2016 - 11:32pm
June 10, 2016
Letter: Board candidates don’t have confict of interest, DEA endorses Schwartz, Seaks and Wilkie
It was with interest I read the letter from Amelia Dustin in the Thursday newspaper, entitled “Educate yourself about school board candidates.” I do agree, we need to educate ourselves. North Dakota Century Code 15.1-07-17 entitled “School district contracts — Conflict of...
June 10, 2016 - 7:34pm
Letter: Re-elect Kris Fehr to the Dickinson school board
I support Kris Fehr for another term on the Dickinson school board. Kris Fehr’s experience with school board negotiations will be needed as new members join the board this year. She works on the side of the taxpayer. Fehr is reasonable when she’s working with the teachers on...
June 10, 2016 - 7:33pm
May 30, 2016
Jacobs: Higher-ed summit yields K-12 surprises
GRAND FORKS — Monday of last week brought a perfect morning in Bismarck, the kind that makes you want to grab a pot of coffee and a newspaper...
May 30, 2016 - 3:45pm
May 25, 2016
North Dakota education leader gathers input from teachers to prepare for move from Common Core standards
GRAND FORKS -- In an age where students have access to information with the click of a mouse, teachers should use tools to design learning experiences instead of lessons in an effort to ensure students are ready for the next step in their careers, North Dakota's schools superintendent...
May 25, 2016 - 8:41pm
May 23, 2016
Imagination Library program restarts in Stark County
Jessina Kary said she wasn't sure what had happened when her son, Isaac, stopped receiving his monthly book through the mail from the Dolly Parton's...
May 23, 2016 - 3:37pm