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ND recreational marijuana petition nears 11,000 signatures
25 North Dakota Opportunity Zone offers investment incentives
Appeals court rules Minnesota pipeline protesters can use 'necessity defense'
With new deadline, ND receives 19 applicants for medical marijuana growers
Candidates, businessmen call on Burgum to protect net neutrality in ND
crime and courts
nation and world
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
Building leadership skills; students graduate from program
United has roster depth, and upcoming homestand is time to use it
Vikings defensive needs are down the road
Incredible photos show precise moment when a high school golfer was attacked by an unhinged goose
Wild owner dumps GM Fletcher, vows tweaks over rebuild
North Dakota native Brent Vigen is the 'Quarterback Whisperer'
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Randy L. Fortin
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
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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May 1, 2015
Scneider, Onstad: Republicans no longer deserve majority
As we write this column, legislators are vacating the capitol. The halls are getting quiet. Colleagues are saying their goodbyes after adjournment sine die. But rather than having finished their work, the members of the Republican majority are leaving town with no budget in place...
May 1, 2015 - 10:17pm
April 29, 2015
GOP leaders say goals met despite low oil prices
Dem-NPL leader say lawmakers rushed an oil tax cut, and unfinished business won't be forgotten.
April 29, 2015 - 7:48pm
April 21, 2015
Tribal chairman proposes amendments to oil tax rate change
Democratic lawmakers say a late-session bill that would lower the state's oil extraction tax by 30 percent will cost the state $6 billion in...
April 21, 2015 - 8:07pm
April 6, 2015
Senate passes oil tax formula bill without Dems’ amendment
BISMARCK – A bill designed to return a bigger share of oil tax revenue to counties, cities, schools and townships unanimously passed the Senate...
April 6, 2015 - 8:42pm
March 4, 2015
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
North Dakota’s 64th Legislative Assembly is finishing crossover, a legislative halftime of sorts that marks the midpoint of our state’s 80-day session. Far from a game of Democrats versus Republicans, legislators of both parties are on the same team. Our shared goal should be...
March 4, 2015 - 5:58pm
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
February 3, 2015
Resolution would require lawmakers to live in district
BISMARCK — A proposal from North Dakota legislative leadership would require state lawmakers to live in the district they represent. The proposal, Senate Concurrent Resolution 4010, will go before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday morning.
February 3, 2015 - 10:49pm
More bills for trafficking: Lawmakers discuss ‘John School,’ forced abortion bills
BISMARCK — Legislators continued their look at new bills to combat sex trafficking in North Dakota on Tuesday, taking up proposals to require...
February 3, 2015 - 10:41pm
January 15, 2015
Democrats urge backup budgeting for North Dakota
BISMARCK — Uncertainty over the price of crude oil and “sobering” projections for North Dakota’s oil tax revenues over the next two years spurred Democratic lawmakers Thursday to call for backup budgeting and a study of the state’s volatility in tax collections. Senate...
January 15, 2015 - 11:10pm
December 1, 2014
North Dakota Dems elect leaders in House and Senate
BISMARCK – North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party lawmakers have re-elected their top two leaders in both the state Senate and House of Representatives and will have some new faces in their caucus leadership positions. Sen. Mac Schneider of Grand Forks was re-elected as Senate minority...
December 1, 2014 - 10:53am
September 24, 2014
GOP lawmakers pitch 60/40 split of oil production tax revenue to address local needs
BISMARCK – Western North Dakota counties struggling to keep pace with oil and gas development would more than double their current take of...
September 24, 2014 - 6:38pm
September 16, 2014
Mac Schneider: Sinner a practical choice for Congress
Several years ago, I worked as a staff member in Congress. More recently, I worked with Sen. George Sinner in the North Dakota Legislature. In consideration of these experiences, I know Sinner will be an effective representative for North Dakota and a sorely needed voice of moderation...
September 16, 2014 - 6:40pm
October 30, 2013
ND Dems want required spill reporting
By JAMES MacPHERSON Associated Press BISMARCK — North Dakota Democratic lawmakers said Wednesday that they will seek bipartisan legislation...
October 30, 2013 - 12:33pm