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Hearing is this week on making ND all one time zone, no daylight savings time
Tribe grabs break in weather in hopes of clearing out camp by Sunday
Police Blotter: Man removed from Maverick's after threatening staff
Cramer: Boycott of Donald Trump inauguration is 'very troubling,' but he didn't attend Obama's last event
No suspension but fine increases for liquor license violations
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
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'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
Big third quarter lifts Night Hawks past Titans
Saints hold off Midgets girls basketball
DHS boys hockey secures win at Jamestown
DHS boys basketball turns in balanced effort at St. Mary’s
Spurs defeat Wolves for ninth straight time
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Jacobs: NDSU's Bresciani notes 'unusual' ND media environment in application for Ohio job
BENSON: A monarchy in America
OMDAHL: A high tech governor offers great promise
Susie A. Fettig
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
August 23, 2016
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe is being represented by an extremist, anti-oil group called Earthjustice in a lawsuit against the Dakota Access...
August 23, 2016 - 10:27am
August 15, 2016
Port: The pipeline protest which isn't really about a pipeline
MINOT Things are getting heated on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation as activists strut before the news media and bait law enforcement into...
August 15, 2016 - 10:19am
August 12, 2016
Heitkamp to host field hearing on Native American trauma
BISMARCK – U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Friday she will host the Senate Indian Affairs Committee’s first field hearing on the impacts of...
August 12, 2016 - 6:14pm
August 4, 2016
Multiple groups support Dakota Access Pipeline opposition lawsuit
BISMARCK—A broad, multistate coalition of tribes, landowners and environmental groups has joined in support of a legal challenge to the Dakota Access Pipeline's easements to cross the Missouri River in North Dakota. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved the water easements...
August 4, 2016 - 5:58pm
August 2, 2016
Statistics point to tribal housing crisis, summit seeks solutions
BISMARCK — More than 40 percent of Native Americans on North Dakota reservations live in poverty, a rate at least 9 percent higher than...
August 2, 2016 - 12:01am
August 1, 2016
South Dakota man, 21, sent to prison for beating man to death
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A 21-year-old Allen man will spend more than 17 years in prison for second degree murder for using a club-like weapon to kill another man during a fight on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.Nile Paul Waters, also known as Nile Hollow Horn Bear, pleaded guilty to...
News/crime and courts
August 1, 2016 - 10:30pm
Federal judge rules in favor tribal members, blocks N.D. voter ID law
BISMARCK — Recent changes to North Dakota's voter identification laws have placed an "undue burden" on Native Americans and other voters, a federal judge ruled Monday in ordering the state to put its 2012 voter ID laws back into place. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland...
August 1, 2016 - 4:57pm
July 28, 2016
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
“The Loophole Economy Is No Jackpot for Indians” is the headline to a Wall Street Journal article from yesterday written by Naomi Schaefer...
July 28, 2016 - 3:56pm
July 12, 2016
Port: North Dakota removing Native American imagery from highway signs
This morning a SAB reader contacted me about a chance he noticed to some of North Dakota’s highway signs, and included a photo of one of the...
July 12, 2016 - 2:19pm
June 22, 2016
Court sets aside Obama administration fracking rules for public lands
A federal judge in Wyoming has set aside new regulations for hydraulic fracturing on public lands, a victory for oil and gas producers who vehemently...
June 22, 2016 - 3:02pm
Little Bighorn battle marks 140th anniversary
REAL BIRD RANCH, Mont. -- On the 140th anniversary of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, an organizer of the annual reenactment said this year...
News/Nation and World
June 22, 2016 - 9:51am
June 2, 2016
Tribal leaders endorse Clinton
Tribal leaders from North Dakota and South Dakota have endorsed Hillary Clinton for president, citing her focus on the Native American community....
June 2, 2016 - 3:30pm
May 31, 2016
Native Americans move to frontlines in battle over voting rights
BELCOURT -- Elvis Norquay, a member of the Chippewa Indian tribe, has lived most of his 58 years on North Dakota's remote Turtle Mountain reservation...
May 31, 2016 - 3:13pm
May 28, 2016
Tribe asserts oil presence as it declares ‘a new day’
FORT BERTHOLD RESERVATION -- At 4:30 a.m. on June 27, 2015, Missouri River Resources CEO Dave Williams received a call. “It was a Saturday,” he said. “They said, ‘Dave, she’s coming in.” MRR produced its first barrel of oil that day and now, almost a year later, it has...
May 28, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 27, 2016
Trump's pro-oil agenda poses dilemma for North Dakota's Indians
TRENTON -- When Donald Trump laid out his plan this week to roll back U.S. environmental regulations to boost the ailing energy industry, it...
May 27, 2016 - 12:32pm