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October 15, 2013
For same-sex couples, a new tax form
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota now has a tax form for married same-sex couples even though it doesn't recognize such marriages. The federal Internal Revenue Service announced in August that it would allow same-sex couples to file as a married couple if they were married in a state that...
news / north dakota
October 15, 2013 - 12:16am
August 25, 2013
Faces of the Boom: A match made in the Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- Amanda Propper was so nervous for her first date in North Dakota, she had her friends wait across the street. "I didn't want to go. I hadn't dated anybody up here," said Propper, who moved from Georgia to Watford City about 1½ years ago. "That wasn't in the plan.
Energy / news
August 25, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
Minnesota House votes to allow gay marriage
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota is a vote and a signature away from becoming the 12th state to allow gay marriage. The House voted 75-59 today to eliminate an existing gay-marriage ban in state law. A Senate vote comes Monday and Gov.
May 9, 2013 - 1:14pm
April 6, 2012
Marriage, to the letter
Bridegroom "U," Andy Arthaud, and bride "Q," Olivia Kessel exchange vows before the priest, Riley Wittenberg, during a mock wedding ceremony Thursday, presented by the Trinity Elementary West kindergarten class. The first-ever ceremony, directed by class teacher, Chelsey Scherr, ...
letters / news
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2011
Gay weddings in NY continue with group ceremony
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Forty-six gay couples have exchanged vows against the backdrop of Niagara Falls a day after New York became the sixth and largest state to recognize same-sex marriage. Couples wore matching tuxedoes and suits for the 30-minute ceremony, which opened with...
July 25, 2011 - 10:17am
July 1, 2010
Norton, Boese plan wedding in Dickinson
Mariah Norton, Beach, and Brady Boese, Bloomfield, Mont., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Norton is the daughter of Robert and Lorri Norton, Beach. She is a graduate of Beach High School and is employed with J.C. Penney, Dickinson. Boese is the son of Cedric...
July 1, 2010 - 7:52pm
November 25, 2009
Sodom in the nation's capital
At a time when our country is sick, it shouldn't surprise that one our sickest places is our nation's capital. The poverty rate of Washington, D.C., almost 20 percent, is one of the highest in the nation. Its child poverty rate is the nation's highest. DC's public school system,...
November 25, 2009 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
Web site the real marriage threat
Traditional-marriage defenders claim that gay marriage jeopardizes husbands and wives. It's as if when two Massachusetts men wed, they exchange 24-karat-gold crowbars, all the better to pry straight couples apart. Former Senator Rick Santorum (R-Penn.) has said that same-sex marriage...
March 7, 2009 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
Marriage bureaus rebuff same-sex couples
NEW YORK (AP) -- Hundreds of same-sex couples seeking to wed were turned away from the city marriage bureau Thursday, part of a nationwide protest aimed at recent decisions restricting the right to marry to a man and a woman. Wearing signs that said "Just Not Married," the activists...
February 12, 2009 - 8:00am
January 29, 2009
Same-sex rights could be expanded in Wash. state
Adrienne Purcella's life has changed a lot in the past year: She got a job as a police officer and officially entered a domestic partnership with Libby Cope. The Seattle couple joined other gay and lesbian couples Wednesday as lawmakers announced a move they hope leads to another...
January 29, 2009 - 4:10am