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Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Mattress murderer pleads guilty to stabbing in ND prison weight room
Canadian man held in Grand Forks charged with human smuggling
At ND's only Youth Court, kids hold other kids accountable
Legislators OK funding for Oil Patch
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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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
Former Eagles QB Jaworski says Wentz 'shouldn't have any input' in Eagles' 2017 draft
Izzo: NDSU's top five NFL-bound opponents from 2016-17 season
'Beast Mode' returns: Lynch set to join Raiders after trade from Seahawks
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Port: That wasn’t slut shaming, and we need to talk about this double standard for female victims
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap
Port: House members laugh as they vote down 'Dollar Doug' amendment
Mary Margaret Wolf
Ervin William Hellman, Sr.
Walter, Elizabeth "Betty Ann"
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
June 22, 2016
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
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