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Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
August 29, 2015
Politicians replace unions in battle for benefits
Labor Day isn’t that anymore. Labor Day is a shopping excursion to the mall. Labor Day is an outing in the country. Labor Day is closing the...
August 29, 2015 - 11:11pm
August 5, 2015
Navy band coming to Medora on Labor Day
MEDORA — The United States Navy Band is planning a performance at the Burning Hills Amphitheatre in Medora on Labor Day. The U.S. Navy Band Country Current will perform for free at 2 p.m. Sept. 7 as part of its 13-city, six-state fall tour. The seven-member, country-bluegrass...
August 5, 2015 - 5:14pm
October 17, 2014
Measure 8 advocates: Forum poll makes sense
A recent poll revealing strong support from North Dakota residents to start school after Labor Day makes sense, according to a Mandan man who championed the effort. “It’s such a simple and easy thing to do, and it’s going to make the quality of life in North Dakota better for...
October 17, 2014 - 10:08pm
October 16, 2014
Poll: Most for Measure 8
GRAND FORKS — Even as opposition picks up against a later start date for schools, a new poll suggests Measure 8 will pass without a hitch. The...
October 16, 2014 - 11:35pm
October 7, 2014
Opponents: Later school start could have ripple effect in ND
FARGO — Opposition to Measure 8, an initiative on the November ballot that would require North Dakota’s public K-12 schools to start after Labor Day, is growing. Backers say the measure would give families more time to enjoy summers and keep kids out of hot schools in August. But...
October 7, 2014 - 11:47pm
September 27, 2014
A later start: Measure 8 supporters expect little opposition to initiative pushing back ND school start date past Labor Day
GRAND FORKS — Supporters of a measure to push the first day of school in North Dakota past Labor Day say they don’t anticipate much resistance. “It’s...
September 27, 2014 - 9:31pm
September 26, 2014
Labor Day Salute
A salute to area business on Labor Day weekend.
September 26, 2014 - 5:03pm
August 28, 2014
Extra patrol out for Labor Day weekend
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Highway Patrol will conduct extra patrols and sobriety checkpoints in an effort to boost traffic safety during the Labor Day weekend. Troopers statewide will work overtime to extend their patrol hours. Sobriety checkpoints will be set up in Burke, Cass,...
News/crime and courts
August 28, 2014 - 9:08pm
August 6, 2014
Sponsors turn in 16,500 signatures for ballot measure on later school start
BISMARCK — Supporters of changing North Dakota law to force schools districts to start classes after Labor Day said they delivered about 16,500 signatures to the secretary of state’s office on Wednesday with hopes of putting the question to voters in November. The measure needs...
August 6, 2014 - 10:42pm
August 5, 2014
Late-school backers to file petition
BISMARCK — Sponsors of a proposed ballot measure that if approved would force North Dakota school districts to start school after Labor Day say they have more than enough signatures to get the measure on the Nov. 4 ballot. A post Tuesday on the Facebook page “Start ND School...
August 5, 2014 - 9:55pm
June 20, 2014
Petition for later school start is short on signatures
GRAND FORKS — A group pushing for North Dakota’s public schools to start after Labor Day has so far collected at least 6,000 signatures, less than half of what’s needed for a statewide vote, according to a co-chair of the group. The movement to put the idea on the November...
June 20, 2014 - 11:48pm
Petition pushing for later school start approved
BISMARCK -- The group pushing to change state law to require that public schools start after Labor Day can now begin to collect signatures to send the issue to a statewide vote. Secretary of State Al Jaeger approved the sponsoring committee's petition Friday, kick-starting the committee's...
September 20, 2013 - 12:04pm
September 1, 2013
Brock: Happy Labor Day
Where has the summer gone? Tomorrow is Labor Day, which, according to the Department of Labor, is a creation of the labor movement, and is dedicated...
September 1, 2013 - 12:00am
June 9, 2013
DSU plans double feature for Labor Day weekend
It might not be a double-wide trailer, but the Dickinson State University Foundation has announced plans for a double feature over Labor Day weekend that should have fans of bull riding and country music very excited. Along with a Championship Bull Riding event, DSU will host a...
June 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
The heat is on again: Forecasters expect temps in the 80s for holiday weekend
FARGO -- As Labor Day nears, a little rain may drop in over the weekend, but temps are expected to stay warm enough to enjoy an unofficial end to summer that feels like summer. After today's forecast high of 97 degrees by the National Weather Service in Dickinson, temps are expected...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am