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Police Blotter: Tools stolen from Newby’s Ace Hardware
Grand Forks County law enforcement say mixing weapons, UAS not in the cards
Baby’s death ruled a homicide, medical examiner has yet to forward final report to police
Much of former UND law student’s case against school dismissed
Cybersecurity threats pose moving target for business, government
crime and courts
nation and world
Presidential hopeful Rubio wants to lift 'outdated' oil export ban
PSC hearing set for proposed McKenzie County oil pipeline project
Dakota Resource Council questions timing on radioactive waste meeting
Big Rail's little cousins find boon in U.S. oil-by-rail bust
Dunn County oil well blowout taints Badlands, but damage limited
Pooch Pool Party
Whats with all the retro '70s stuff this fall?
Outsmarting germs: How to protect kids from health threats
Patrick Hope: Die for me
Peru trip offers chance to serve: Local volunteers build soccer field for shanty town
Robin McChesney scores ace at Pheasant Country Golf Course
Dickinson State's Zach Miller named NSAA golfer of the week
Area high school teams make football poll
Sentinel Butte's Champions Ride to appear on NBC
Letter: Planned Parenthood videos give inside look
Letter: Heitkamp’s mail plan would impact people who mail prisoners
Letter: Attacks on Planned Parenthood from those with an extreme agenda
Other Views: Will Wrigley’s affair hurt his career? Not much
Other Views: Bashing NCAA over UND nickname is dumb
Ryan S. Murphy
Linda M. (Neer) Rude
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...
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