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Trump, in Oval Office, signs first order on Obamacare
Support heard in favor of Perdue
Suspect in deputy shooting death remains unidentified
Former Secretary Schafer mixed on Trump nominees
Senate bill would shift bulk of N.D. wind tax from local governments to state
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Youth carries Midgets wrestling to victory
Slow second half dooms Midgets against Bravettes
Moody scores 40, Dickinson defense shuts down Turtle Mountain
Scoreboard of January 20, 2017
Blue Hawks take another close one over Valley City
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
Thomas F. Murtha
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
July 5, 2016
Bismarck State College losing teachers, staff to early retirement
BISMARCK -- At Bismarck State College, 15 employees are retiring by the end of this year, most of them driven to early retirement by statewide budget cuts. Earlier this year, BSC was required to cut its 2017-19 budget by $1.6 million due to the state's falling revenue as oil and agricultural...
July 5, 2016 - 10:46pm
March 3, 2016
FBI says no charges in Bismarck college shooting tweet
BISMARCK -- It's unlikely federal charges will be filed against the 16-year-old suspect who law enforcement say sent a threatening tweet in January that led to a four-hour lockdown at Bismarck State College in January, according to the FBI. Kyle Loven, spokesperson for the FBI's Minneapolis...
March 3, 2016 - 6:05pm
January 19, 2016
Bismarck college assesses security procedures following lockdown
BISMARCK -- In wake of the shooting threat that sent Bismarck State College into a lockdown last week, school officials are evaluating campus...
January 19, 2016 - 6:12pm
May 1, 2015
DSU searches for ‘visionary leader’
The lengthy process of finding a new president for Dickinson State University began taking shape Friday morning. An 11-member search committee,...
May 1, 2015 - 7:25pm
April 16, 2015
Former NDUS official claims she was fired for saying Bresciani deleted emails on purpose
BISMARCK - A former high-ranking official in the North Dakota University System is alleging she was fired, in part, for being candid with the...
April 16, 2015 - 7:53pm
Senate caps tuition increase at 2.5 percent in higher ed budget
Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated the leadership position of Senate Minority Leader Mac Schneider, D-Grand Forks. BISMARCK – State senators endorsed a North Dakota University System budget on Wednesday that caps tuition at 2.5 percent for the next...
April 16, 2015 - 12:33pm
April 9, 2015
SBHE committee talks about adding cyber security program at UND
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The State Board of Higher Education Academic and Student Affairs Committee discussed adding and changing a handful of academic...
April 9, 2015 - 6:32pm
March 23, 2015
DSU’s legislative budget proposed to decline
BISMARCK - Dickinson State University is experiencing a decrease in legislative funding due to a decline in student enrollment, said Larry Skogen,...
March 23, 2015 - 10:35pm
House crushes bill to close discussions on NDUS chancellor
BISMARCK – House lawmakers soundly rejected a bill Monday that would have allowed the state Board of Higher Education to discuss the hiring...
March 23, 2015 - 3:11pm
March 16, 2015
House debates bill to close discussions on chancellor
BISMARCK – Debate over a bill that would allow the state Board of Higher Education to discuss the hiring and firing of the North Dakota University...
March 16, 2015 - 2:40pm
March 7, 2015
Skogen: Misconceptions top challenge facing higher ed system
BISMARCK — Larry Skogen, chancellor of the North Dakota University System, said Friday that misconceptions, including those about transparency, are the greatest challenge facing the state’s higher education system. The topic came up when Susan Walton, vice president for university...
March 7, 2015 - 2:11pm
February 20, 2015
Brock: Who should be the next president of DSU?
I attended a community forum hosted by North Dakota Board of Higher Education Chancellor Larry Skogen on Wednesday evening. The forum sought input from community members as to what qualities they would want in Dickinson State University’s next president. DSU President D.C. Coston...
February 20, 2015 - 6:32pm
February 19, 2015
The search begins: Meetings kick off to find president for Dickinson State
The search for the new president of Dickinson State University has begun. Larry Skogen, the interim chancellor of the North Dakota University...
February 19, 2015 - 12:11am
February 5, 2015
ND lawmaker proposes foundation to manage Legacy Fund
BISMARCK — A bill debated in a North Dakota Senate committee would set the first biennial priority for a new foundation: developing a comprehensive plan for building a top-notch primary and secondary education system for the state. Senate Government and Veterans Affairs Committee...
February 5, 2015 - 11:58pm
January 23, 2015
SBHE begins search for new chancellor
BISMARCK — Applications are currently being accepted for the North Dakota University System’s next chancellor. The new chancellor will replace Interim Chancellor Larry Skogen, who has served in the position since June 2013 when the State Board of Higher Education controversially...
January 23, 2015 - 12:47am