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New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
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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
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
Live blog: NDSU at Western Illinois, 6 p.m. Saturday
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
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
January 21, 2015
Skogen: Privacy change would improve NDUS evaluations
BISMARCK — A bill proposing a less-open hiring process and performance evaluations for the higher education chancellor and university presidents was debated Wednesday. The Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony on Senate Bill 2134, which relates to the chancellor and presidential...
January 21, 2015 - 6:54pm
December 22, 2014
University presidents won’t get to vote on chancellor
BISMARCK — As the state Board of Higher Education moves forward in its search for a new chancellor, university presidents have a say, but not a vote. That’s a change from previous search committees, and also from the original proposal for this one, which would have included four...
December 22, 2014 - 8:12pm
SBHE files bill to student phone numbers, email addresses private
By Mike Nowatzki Forum News Service BISMARCK — An ad agency’s request for the phone numbers and email addresses of North Dakota college students during the recent campaign season has prompted the State Board of Higher Education to ask lawmakers to exempt students’ contact...
December 22, 2014 - 8:11pm
December 10, 2014
DSU hosts chancellor search talk: Participants want someone to keep NDUS out of scandals
The search for the new North Dakota University System chancellor has started. On Wednesday evening, a group of Dickinson State University students,...
December 10, 2014 - 11:20pm
December 4, 2014
State Board of Higher Education prefiles legislation restricting some open records, meeting access
GRAND FORKS — The State Board of Higher Education has prefiled legislation to restrict some open records and meetings access, which varies from the original proposal discussed at the board’s last meeting in November. The prefiled legislation would protect records used by the...
December 4, 2014 - 10:05pm
December 2, 2014
N.D. University System seeks Legislature’s approval to block open records
The North Dakota University System is moving to exempt internal draft audits and presidential evaluations from the open records and public meetings...
December 2, 2014 - 10:40pm
November 20, 2014
Skogen: DSU’s financial rating dropped because of Foundation affiliation
Editor's Note: This story previously misstated that Dickinson State University's affiliation with the DSU Foundation could cause the Higher Learning Commission to look into reviewing its accreditation. It was updated at 2:25 p.m. Thursday with additional clarifying comments from North...
November 20, 2014 - 9:31pm
November 15, 2014
Reviews: Possible conflicts of interest with DSU Foundation
The most recent review of the Dickinson State University Foundation suggests the organization may have violated ethical standards and used millions of dollars in restricted funds to cover operating expenses, but a former board member says the report does not tell the full story. According...
November 15, 2014 - 10:29pm
November 5, 2014
Search for new University System chancellor begins today
BISMARCK — The State Board of Higher Education will take initial steps today toward selecting a new chancellor. The meeting is the first since North Dakota voters rejected Measure 3 on Tuesday, which would have changed the state’s governance of higher education. Interim Chancellor...
November 5, 2014 - 9:23pm
October 22, 2014
WSC president will remain on leave until Nov. 19
BISMARCK — Williston State College President Raymond Nadolny, who was placed on leave last week for alleged misconduct involving alcohol, has completed a medical evaluation and is taking about a month off for medical leave, North Dakota University System Interim Chancellor Larry...
October 22, 2014 - 9:37pm
October 11, 2014
NDUS says open records requests politically motivated
GRAND FORKS — The North Dakota University System has had to review thousands of documents for what they think are politically motivated open records requests. North Dakota open records law states public entities, such as the University System, must provide copies of any kept records,...
October 11, 2014 - 6:40pm
The debate over higher ed commission continues
GRAND FORKS — People are opposed to changing the structure of higher education governance in the state, but the debate continues as the November vote on the issue draws closer. Measure 3 would amend the state constitution and replace the existing eight-member State Board of Higher...
October 11, 2014 - 12:30am
October 3, 2014
How did North Dakota get to Measure 3? Contentious relationship among SBHE, university presidents and state Legislature
GRAND FORKS — The future of higher education in North Dakota is in the hands of voters this November. Voters will decide whether to replace...
October 3, 2014 - 10:30pm
October 2, 2014
Higher education board approves strategic plan
WAHPETON — The governing body of higher education in the state approved a new five-year strategic plan at a meeting Thursday, but plans to...
October 2, 2014 - 10:29pm
September 17, 2014
Meredith: Lawmakers think consultant was referring to Bresciani
FARGO — The interim chancellor of the North Dakota University System said on Wednesday that some legislators believe a consultant was referring to North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani when the consultant spoke of one or more unnamed college presidents challenging...
September 17, 2014 - 11:26pm