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Cannon Ball residents ask pipeline protesters to leave
Widespread flu reported across ND causing at least one death
UPDATE: Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
Trinity thanks community for support last 3 years
Energy Secretary nominee believed to be a good fit for North Dakota
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Adrian Peterson runs down his options: Texans, Giants, Bucs
Weber State-UND game could be the best of the season at The Betty
Grand Forks Central grad Casey Johnson emerging on UND's blue line
Team goals clear for Blue Hawk track and field
Pudge highlights three elected to baseball Hall of Fame
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
May 27, 2016
Lake Oahe land transfer under fire
LAKE OAHE -- The former wildlife chief for North Dakota’s Game and Fish Department says a possible transfer of excess land around Lake Oahe to private landowners lacks transparency and would be unfair to the thousands of outdoorsmen and women who use the lakeshore for hunting and...
May 27, 2016 - 6:20pm
November 5, 2014
2 sheriffs in western ND keep their seats some unseated: Morton, Billings elect new leaders
In a night of ups and downs, two sheriffs in western North Dakota kept their seats, two were overthrown by newcomers and a retired sheriff left on seat up for grabs. Here are the results for western North Dakota county sheriffs. Rummel takes Billings County sheriff seat Billings...
November 5, 2014 - 1:26am
July 4, 2014
Hard Charge goes out of business
FARGO — Hard Charge, the Fargo-based company that sponsored obstacle races across the nation, has ceased all business operations. A message posted to its website said the company was filing its Notice of Intent to Dissolve and that all events are canceled. It goes on to say “Due...
July 4, 2014 - 12:20am
June 18, 2014
Parts of North Dakota under flash flood warning, tornado watch
Most of North Dakota is either in a flash flood warning or tornado watch. The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a tornado watch for southwest and southcentral North Dakota, including Adams, Burleigh, Grant, Hettinger, Morton, Oliver, Sioux and Stark counties. Severe...
June 18, 2014 - 3:23pm
The hills have kaolinite: Geological Survey studys clay in western counties
North Dakota officials are looking at local resources to keep fractures for oil wells open and meet a proppant shortage, officials said. The...
February 18, 2012 - 12:00am
September 22, 2009
Advance notable success
From China to Russia and Afghanistan to Iran, it's a time of woe for U.S. foreign policy.
September 22, 2009 - 12:00am
September 15, 2009
Diabetes worthy of 'war'
It would be entirely fitting for Congress to rekindle the "war on cancer" in response to the death of Sen.
September 15, 2009 - 12:00am
September 1, 2009
Along with a health-care reform bill, it would be a fitting tribute to the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., if Congress could act on his other great unfinished cause: immigration reform. For all his liberal Democratic passion, Kennedy understood -- as few of his colleagues seem...
September 1, 2009 - 12:00am
August 25, 2009
Here is how to do better
I'm taking my annual one-column breather from the nation's political storms to promote not-exactly-earthshaking ideas that have been bugging me and, maybe, you.
August 25, 2009 - 12:00am
August 18, 2009
GOP has health-care ideas, prefers attacks on Obama
There's no question that Republican criticism has helped undermine support for President Barack Obama's health plan. But it hasn't done much to help Republicans. That's because while Republicans actually do have alternative ideas on health care reform, they have spent most of their...
August 18, 2009 - 12:00am
August 11, 2009
Liberal support crucial for health care plans
"Too big to fail" is the tagline that health lobbyist Fred Graefe applies to the health care reform effort, and he's got it dead right. The failure of an overwhelmingly Democratic Congress to pass President Barack Obama's No.
August 11, 2009 - 4:36pm
August 4, 2009
Obama unfairly targets insurance as the enemy
For one supposedly dedicated to bringing parties together for health care reform, President Barack Obama shows unremitting hostility toward one of them: The health-insurance industry. In practically every speech he gives or town hall he hosts, there's a slam at insurance profits...
August 4, 2009 - 12:00am
July 21, 2009
Who will Congress put first?
If any story this year deserved page 1 coverage -- but didn't get it -- it was Education Secretary Arne Duncan's challenging speech July 2 to the nation's largest teachers union. Perhaps the most important initiative on the administration's whole, vast agenda is Duncan and President...
July 21, 2009 - 12:00am
July 7, 2009
'Reconciliation' won't work
Liberal health-reform advocates have talked about ramming a reform plan -- including a Medicare-like public insurance option -- through the Senate with only 51 Democratic votes.
July 7, 2009 - 12:00am
June 30, 2009
Obama rides high at 5 months, but clouds gather
The political verdict on President Barack Obama's first five months in office has to be "so far, so good," but it also must include trepidation about clouds on the horizon. For sure, he's popular. He's laid out a breathtakingly bold agenda that he has good prospects of fulfilling....
June 30, 2009 - 12:00am