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U.S., Britain, France, others skip nuclear weapons ban treaty talks
Farmers' new No. 1 worry
Markets hit six-week low on jitters over Trump's healthcare bill defeat
Burgum signs distracted driving law
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Wild play better as they pick up point, but Red Wings win in OT
Kinglets can brighten a March day
Port: We desperately need more information on refugee resettlement in North Dakota
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Veeder: Motherhood means holding on tight as you're letting go
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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
May 26, 2016
Bill to help protect Native American children heading to president's desk
BISMARCK -- Legislation requiring all adults living in potential foster homes to undergo background checks before a Native American child can be placed there has passed Congress and is expected to be signed by President Barack Obama. The bill, dubbed the Native American Children's...
May 26, 2016 - 9:07pm
May 23, 2016
Port: Maybe we spend too much time talking for Native Americans instead of talking to them
Last week a poll released by the Washington Post found that roughly 90 percent of Native Americans are not offended by the “Redskins” nickname....
May 23, 2016 - 6:28pm
May 2, 2016
Standing Rock woman named Miss Indian World
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota woman was crowned Miss Indian World 2016 on Saturday. Danielle Ta'Sheena Finn, 25, of Porcupine, was the first enrolled...
May 2, 2016 - 4:04pm
April 25, 2016
Power of old bones stops $10 million job
STANTON, N.D. — The power of old bones spoke earlier this month, when a $10 million construction project came to a five-day halt so the bones...
April 25, 2016 - 11:26am
April 13, 2016
Recruiting, interest lead to more Native Americans on N.D. Dems’ ticket
BISMARCK – With an unprecedented three Native Americans on the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party’s statewide ticket and at least four running...
April 13, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 7, 2016
FBI investigating fatal shooting in New Town
NEW TOWN -- The FBI is investigating a shooting that killed a woman earlier this week on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven said the fatal shooting occurred Monday in New Town and a man is in tribal custody in connection with the incident. Loven said the...
April 7, 2016 - 1:57pm
March 25, 2016
South Dakota tribe ‘not anywhere close’ to banishment for meth sales
PICKSTOWN, S.D. — Methamphetamine abuse is widespread problem among South Dakota’s American Indian tribes, but a representative of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe is offering one method to combat the drug’s influence on the reservation. Kurt Spilker, an attorney for the Cheyenne...
News/crime and courts
March 25, 2016 - 9:57pm
January 7, 2016
Trenton awarded grant for Native American diabetes program
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Indian Health Services has awarded the Trenton Indian Services Area office in Trenton a $323,285 grant for a special diabetes program for Native Americans.
January 7, 2016 - 3:01pm
December 27, 2015
Judge proposes giving tribal youths access to state juvenile services
BISMARCK – It’s a running joke at the Ramsey County Courthouse in Devils Lake, just a short drive north of the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation. But it’s no laughing matter to Judge Donovan Foughty, who shares the hypothetical scenario to drive home the dearth of services for...
News/crime and courts
December 27, 2015 - 12:15am
December 7, 2015
North Dakota storyteller receives major artistic honor
FLASHER, N.D. -- Mary Louise Defender Wilson has received many honors and awards in her 85 years. But the Dakotah and Hidatsa traditionalist...
December 7, 2015 - 10:15am
October 27, 2015
Holten: What does a Nodak look like?
Do you know why they are changing the University of North Dakota sports moniker from Fighting Sioux to who knows what? No? Join the club. Most...
October 27, 2015 - 5:26pm
October 20, 2015
Spirit Lake officer justified in shooting death
FORT TOTTEN—A Bureau of Indian Affairs officer was "legally justified" in the June shooting death of a 31-year-old man on the Spirit Lake Reservation, the U.S. Attorney for the District of North Dakota said Tuesday. Officer Terry Morgan shot and killed Joseph Charboneau June...
October 20, 2015 - 5:13pm