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Cobb says fire at his new home in Nome was arson
National GOP ad campaign to target Heitkamp, other Senate Democrats on Gorsuch vote
Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
Fargo-Moorhead metro population steadily grows to 238,124, even as Oil Patch cities shrunk
Supreme Court justice urges legislators to study ND juvenile court system
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Midgets' honor: Dickinson High’s Moody, Meidinger named to Class A all-state teams
DSU women finish No. 22 in final basketball poll
Blue Hawk baseball swept by Minot
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Port: Governor Burgum is undecided on constitutional carry legislation
Port: #NoDAPL movement’s supposed environmentalists literally trying to cause pipeline leaks
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port's Notebook: Nepotism and an insidious assault on political dissent
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Robert Edward "Bob" Hanson
Edwin "Ed" V Novotny
Herbert H. Gatzke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Many moos ago...: 80-year-old sales ring still spot for top cattle, food, socializing
Mott Mayor uses role on regional boards to aid city
State-of-art new clinic - and vets
Despite struggles, Gary Greff is never giving up on Enchanted Highway project
Anderson farm looks toward the future with over four generations of farming under its belt
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
October 2, 2013
State, local laws dictate bar closing, liquor sale times
Newcomers to North Dakota often ask two things: Why nothing is open until noon on Sunday and why do the bars close so early? State law dictates...
October 2, 2013 - 12:00am
September 28, 2013
NY man on quest to change SD's DUI laws
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Only months after the Legislature and Gov. Dennis Daugaard got "smart" on crime, a New York man wants them to get tough. Gregg Spindler and his wife, Susan, are professional statisticians in Cazenovia, N.Y. Their daughter and her co-worker were killed in July by...
September 28, 2013 - 12:00am
September 26, 2013
State's farmers fear federal food proposal
GRAND FORKS -- Proposed new federal food safety laws will bring Big Brother down on the farm in a new way, causing heartache, harm and big costs to growers, processors and consumers with little gain in food safety, say North Dakota agricultural leaders. The state's top farm regulator...
September 26, 2013 - 12:00am
May 12, 2013
Whether DUI reform in ND went far enough a 'leap of faith'
FARGO -- After losing his son, daughter-in-law and granddaughter in a crash caused by a drunk driver last summer, Tom Deutscher prays that North Dakota's tougher DUI law works. Deutscher, who became an outspoken advocate for strengthening drunken driving laws in the wake of the crash,...
May 12, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Devils Lake leaders to mull new pet laws
GRAND FORKS -- Devils Lake city leaders hope there won't be much growling Monday as they begin a public discussion on new laws that place more restrictions on pet owners. "We really didn't have any teeth in the ordinance. People filed complaints.
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
Crusader against animal cruelty says bill is too weak
BISMARCK -- Kristie Skunberg said Wednesday the amended version of the Legislature's animal cruelty bill is too weak and fails to address creating penalties that fit the crimes against animals. The chairwoman of North Dakotans to Stop Animal Cruelty said in a news release that the...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
Jamestown man: 30-day limit on record review 'absurd'
JAMESTOWN -- A veterinarian here who sought an attorney general's opinion on whether city officials unreasonably delayed his public records request says the "absurd" response he received highlights a flaw in the state's open records laws. Gary Pearson sent a letter to Jamestown Mayor...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
March 30, 2013
Legal fight will be difficult for new abortion limits
FARGO -- North Dakota will be in for what's widely regarded as an uphill fight in its three-pronged legal challenge to the landmark 1973 abortion...
March 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
Crash wreckage adds visuals to DUI dilemma
BISMARCK -- As North Dakota lawmakers walked in and out of the Capitol on Wednesday, they were reminded of what drinking and driving can do. Sitting by the west entrance doors was the 2009 Subaru Forester that Aaron and Allison Deutscher of West Fargo were driving west of Jamestown...
January 17, 2013 - 12:00am
ND bill could counter federal restrictions
BISMARCK -- As the gun control debate heats up nationally, North Dakota legislators look to create their own firearms laws that could let teachers and municipal judges carry concealed weapons and thwart proposed federal restrictions. Rep. Roscoe Streyle, R-Minot, has proposed legislation...
January 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 6, 2012
Planning a push for DUI reform: ND drunk driving laws targeted for stiffening
Editor's Note: This story continues a series on drunken driving in North Dakota that first appeared in Friday's edition. FARGO -- The doctor...
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Don't text and drive in this state: Fargo's first texting sting nets 17 drivers
FARGO -- Officers wrote $100 tickets to 17 people for texting while driving this week during the Fargo Police Department's first such sting operation...
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
May 21, 2011
Cloud over claims: Lax filing and recording laws call for concern
Land and mineral right owners may not know that another party has placed interest on those assets. Officials are concerned that recording laws...
May 21, 2011 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
DSU did not violate open records laws
DICKINSON - The North Dakota Attorney General's Office has issued an opinion stating Dickinson State University did not violate open records laws regarding a complaint from former adjunct professor James A. Woods regarding his personal file. "Dickinson State University did not violate...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am