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Was it necessary? Parties weigh in on the criminal case involving Enbridge pipeline “valve turners”
North Dakota, Minnesota see positive changes in Heartland study
First faceoff: Though not decisive, first Heitkamp-Cramer debate has some potential to impact US Senate race
Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.
Russians follow playbook for sounding American in Facebook propaganda
crime and courts
nation and world
Coaches Choice Celebrates 20 Years; Adds To Ownership Group
Apps will tell you what's really in your makeup
Clay County farmer marks 70 years of harvesting beets in ND
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
Landlords get creative redeveloping large retail amid national sales slump
place a business brief
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
Care home placement agencies can be helpful
Mad Cow disease case confirmed on farm in Scotland
North Dakota child may have rare polio-like illness, health experts say
UND beats MSU-Mankato on third-period goal
Dodgers power past Brewers to return to World Series
Wild winger Marcus Foligno rapidly recovers from illness: 'I guess rest is a weapon'
Mavs hold off Timberwolves in wild home opener
Wild drop Lightning with another OT win
Commentary: Heitkamp has yet to answer serious questions about campaign ad victimizing sexual assault survivors
ND voters should support Cramer for Senate, Armstrong for House
Respect Life Month faces abortion promotion
For giveaway: wedding gown, never worn -- and it's free for the right bride-to-be
Heitkamp Temperament on Full Display
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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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 23, 2018
Reforms expected to help slow prison growth in North Dakota, report says
BISMARCK — North Dakota's prison population is expected to grow at a slower pace under a package of reforms state lawmakers passed last...
August 23, 2018 - 5:20pm
August 16, 2018
North Dakota lawmaker warns Legacy Fund is a 'huge target' for ballot measures
BISMARCK — A North Dakota lawmaker warned the state's $5.5 billion Legacy Fund could be targeted through the initiated measure process...
August 16, 2018 - 2:09pm
August 14, 2018
North Dakota lawmakers propose oil and gas tax tweaks
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers of the interim Energy Development and Transmission Committee heard proposed adjustments Tuesday to the...
August 14, 2018 - 9:06pm
August 7, 2018
North Dakota lawmaker seeks info on Burgum's security costs
BISMARCK — A North Dakota Democratic lawmaker is seeking information about the costs to protect Gov. Doug Burgum through a records request...
August 7, 2018 - 5:48pm
July 30, 2018
North Dakota Supreme Court: 4 of 5 Burgum vetoes ineffective, but legislative committee given too much power
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Supreme Court determined four out of five of Gov. Doug Burgum's vetoes challenged by state lawmakers are ineffective...
July 30, 2018 - 9:18pm
July 28, 2018
Legislators eye shortcomings in 'outdated' filial support law
BISMARCK—Interest among some legislators in revamping the state's filial support law is growing anew and could see some action in 2019. "I thought it seemed kind of odd that we would hold children and parents liable for each other's debts," said Sen. Dick Dever, R-Bismarck,...
July 28, 2018 - 9:53am
July 26, 2018
North Dakota Republican lawmakers unveil $280 million infrastructure plan
BISMARCK — Backed by rosy oil tax figures, North Dakota Republican lawmakers unveiled a $280 million plan to fund infrastructure projects outside...
July 26, 2018 - 6:21pm
July 11, 2018
ND lawmakers choose Bjornson as next Legislative Council director
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers selected longtime Legislative Council staffer John Bjornson as the office’s next director Wednesday, July...
July 11, 2018 - 1:05pm
June 27, 2018
Missouri River study draws objections from royalty owners
BISMARCK—A study that aims to resolve disputes over oil and gas ownership under Lake Sakakawea could lead to even more lawsuits unless...
June 27, 2018 - 10:58am
June 26, 2018
ND state auditor to governor's office: Stop using state planes to commute
BISMARCK — North Dakota's state auditor called on Gov. Doug Burgum's office to stop using state airplanes for "commuting to or from personal...
June 26, 2018 - 7:34pm
May 15, 2018
Commentary: Step right up and place your bets — soon
FARGO—There will be resistance from the usual corners of paragon and virtue, of course, when it comes to legalized sports betting in North...
May 15, 2018 - 6:45pm
April 26, 2018
ND legislators hear cutting court budget 'would absolutely have a hit'
BISMARCK — State legislators of the interim Justice Reinvestment Committee heard Thursday that certain potential budget cuts for next biennium...
April 26, 2018 - 7:19pm
April 25, 2018
Legislators dig for budget figures from addiction recovery office
BISMARCK—Funding of the Office of Recovery Reinvented came under the microscope Wednesday at a meeting of the interim Health Services...
April 25, 2018 - 7:56pm
April 24, 2018
Extensive report points to shortcomings in ND behavioral health system
BISMARCK—North Dakota's behavioral health system is too heavily focused on costly residential and inpatient services, a new report has...
April 24, 2018 - 5:41pm
Director of ND Legislative Council retiring in August
BISMARCK—The head of the North Dakota Legislative Council, a team of attorneys, accountants and researchers that advises state lawmakers,...
April 24, 2018 - 4:31pm