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Press Pass: ND paleontologists have thousands of fossils for research and education, Safety a priority for Highway 85 expansion, Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Dedication of Robin Hall marks continued growth of unmanned aircraft opportunities at UND
Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Horse possibly shot to death near Bismarck
Human remains identified as missing Bismarck resident
crime and courts
nation and world
Whiting Petroleum loss more than doubles
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves Dakota Access river crossing permits
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Johnson, Valley City dominate Velva in Legion A opening round
Ballard’s offensive surge coming at right time for Roughriders
Dickinson Volunteers ready to prove they belong as Legion A state tournament begins
Wentz: ‘Whenever my number is called, I’ll be ready’
Braves scratch out 2-0 win over Twins
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
Letter: Local 563 at work on Dakota Access Pipeline
good bad and ugly
Oakley Robert Lee
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
June 11, 2016
Press Pass; Money to address human trafficking stalled, Fisher Group brings new rum, Company eyes Billings county for wind farm, Plane crash victims identified, Mr Hockey passes
Here’s some of our top stories from Friday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want your...
June 11, 2016 - 6:00am
January 13, 2016
Oh, the things you'd buy: Dreams of big money help drive Powerball sales
GRAND FORKS -- It's almost a certainty that you won't become a billionaire by winning the Powerball. The odds of winning the estimated jackpot of $1.5 billion today is roughly one in 292 million, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association. Those are not good odds. One might...
News/Nation and World
January 13, 2016 - 6:00am
October 28, 2015
Ex-U.S. House Speaker Hastert pleads guilty in hush-money case
CHICAGO — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty on Wednesday to a federal financial crime in a hush-money case stemming from allegations of sexual misconduct, marking the dramatic downfall of a once powerful politician. In exchange for the guilty plea, federal...
News/Nation and World
October 28, 2015 - 4:16pm
August 23, 2015
Dickinson Public Schools break down how much educating each student costs, and where the money goes
Dickinson’s public school system has the lowest cost per student expenses of any of the state’s major cities. The Dickinson Public School...
August 23, 2015 - 12:13am
August 19, 2015
EERC sees some financial improvement, chips away at deficit
By Anna Burleson Forum News Service GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota's Energy and Environmental Research Center brought in more awarded-contract dollars last year and its deficit shrunk. During the fiscal year that ended June 30, the EERC received $28.4 million in...
August 19, 2015 - 9:24pm
April 29, 2015
Holten: It ain't what it used to be
Do you know what an inflation calculator is? Just like it implies, it is something that measures the buying power of the dollar over time. All...
April 29, 2015 - 2:46am
January 14, 2015
Medora Grazing Association receives $800,000 in USDA grants
WASHINGTON - Three organizations in North Dakota have received $13.5 million under a new conservation program managed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Medora Grazing Association, a group whose members graze their cattle on the National Grasslands, was given...
January 14, 2015 - 2:32pm
October 19, 2014
Where should the money go? Poll: North Dakotans say oil-producing counties not getting enough funds
The majority of North Dakotans, regardless of location or political leaning, think oil-producing counties do not receive enough state oil impact...
October 19, 2014 - 12:00am
October 4, 2014
Managing ND’s wealth: As the state’s coffers fill up, who’s helping the state invest that money?
FARGO — Rancher Keith Kempenich laughed out loud when asked if he ever gets advice about money. “Oh yeah, we do,” he said. He runs the Box-K Ranch near Bowman, serves in the state House, and, a few times a year, chairs a board that decides how some of the state’s billions...
October 4, 2014 - 11:21pm
July 15, 2014
Yellen, Fed raise flag over some U.S. equity valuations
The Federal Reserve on Tuesday voiced concern about stretched valuations in certain corners of the U.S. equity markets, including the small cap, biotechnology and social media sectors. The unusual comments from the Fed's monetary policy report - the first time in 14 years that...
July 15, 2014 - 11:26am
March 14, 2014
Playing catch-up: Personal income in Grand Forks catches up to national average
GRAND FORKS — The oil boom and a few good years in the agriculture sector are making North Dakota wealthier. But Grand Forks is only now catching up to the rest of the nation. Grand Forks’ per capita personal income, the largest share of which is typically wages and salaries,...
March 14, 2014 - 10:02pm
February 6, 2014
‘Show us the money’: Oil counties want more state funding
Members of the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties are near a breaking point as financial needs for energy impacts in...
February 6, 2014 - 12:07am
February 1, 2014
Oats may rebound
FARGO — Michael McMullen, veteran oats breeder at North Dakota State University, has this answer when asked about working with a crop that doesn’t get much attention. “I like to work for the underdog,” he said with a smile. He added more seriously, “And I like the nutritional...
February 1, 2014 - 7:12pm
January 25, 2014
Peer pressure: Millennials influenced by friends’ spending habits; parents are part of the problem
FARGO — Alicia Kellebrew isn’t worried about keeping up appearances. The 31-year-old financial professional with The Village Family Service Center in Bismarck tells friends when she can’t afford to dine out or go shopping, and her restraint pays off when her savings account...
January 25, 2014 - 10:12pm
October 24, 2013
Banks and businesses seeing counterfeit bills
As cash continues to flow through southwest North Dakota, retailers and banks need to keep a watchful eye on the currency they take in as more...
October 24, 2013 - 12:00am