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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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
December 4, 2014
Three Affiliated Tribes welcome new chairman
NEW TOWN — Loud thumping drums, plush red roses and roasted prime rib were the sights and sounds of the people’s party to celebrate the inauguration of Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox. Thursday night’s event at the 4 Bears Casino events center was planned for 700...
December 4, 2014 - 11:06pm
October 28, 2014
Students to get iPads at school visited by Obama
BISMARCK – Students at a North Dakota elementary school visited by President Barack Obama in June will receive iPads as part of a White House technology initiative, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said. Cannon Ball Elementary School was one of 114 schools nationwide chosen to receive...
October 28, 2014 - 11:51am
August 30, 2014
Fort Dilts: Guns, arrows and poison? Historians mark 150th anniversary of ND battle
RHAME — It’s not known whose idea it was to poison a group of Sioux warriors by using strychnine-laced food a wagon train purposely left...
August 30, 2014 - 6:52pm
August 26, 2014
$3M in grants to go to fight violence against women in Bakken
WASHINGTON — Approximately $3 million in grants will go to the Bakken region to fight violence against women, according to a news release. U.S. delegation from North Dakota announced Tuesday the U.S. Justice Department would allocate the funds to help rural and tribal officials...
August 26, 2014 - 10:18pm
July 31, 2014
Capturing the frontier, one shot at a time: Photographer featured in Wisconsin exhibit
SUPERIOR, Wis. — It was an age when the camera was larger than a toaster oven. Images were captured on 8-by-10-inch cut glass, and the chemicals...
July 31, 2014 - 11:28pm
July 22, 2014
N.D. superintendent wants to replicate Montana ‘Indian Education for All’ program
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s top education official wants to copy a Montana program that weaves the history and culture of American Indian tribes into classroom instruction, and the first step was an Indian Education Summit held Tuesday in Bismarck. Superintendent of Public Instruction...
July 22, 2014 - 2:16pm
July 5, 2014
Omdahl: Reservation parochialism is not the answer
President Barack Obama has come and gone. While on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation south of Bismarck, he gave a message of encouragement to all of the residents in Indian Country. He promised a better future for Indian children by breaking down the old cycles that have handicapped...
July 5, 2014 - 11:59pm
July 3, 2014
Bismarck police cancel Amber Alert; girl safely recovered
BISMARCK -- The Bismarck Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert for a 3-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted Wednesday night. Jayvani WhiteEagle, last seen at a Bismarck laundromat on Wednesday night, was safely recovered in Parshall. An Amber Alert was issued...
July 3, 2014 - 2:53pm
June 18, 2014
American Indian public health center established at NDSU: New facility aimed to reduce health disparity
FARGO — American Indians in North Dakota are twice as likely to develop diabetes and six times more likely to die of the preventable illness than the general population. A new center at North Dakota State University aims to reduce health disparities like those through education,...
June 18, 2014 - 10:45pm
U.S. Patent Office cancels trademarks of NFL's Redskins
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has canceled trademarks of the National Football League's Washington Redskins because they disparage Native Americans, the agency said on Wednesday. The 2-1 decision by a Patent Office administrative tribunal followed decades of...
June 18, 2014 - 12:26pm
June 17, 2014
Heitkamp and Murkowski: Standing up for Native American children
The statistics sound like they come from another county. A one-in-five chance of committing suicide, a one-in-10 chance of being abused, twice as likely to be placed in foster care and a one-in-three chance of living in poverty. But these are the odds, right here, in the United States...
June 17, 2014 - 6:18pm
June 8, 2014
Letter: Listen to everyone, not just tribal government, President Obama
Concerning the upcoming event featuring President Barack Obama and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp at the Standing Rock Reservation on Friday: North Dakotans are a gracious and forgiving people and will politely welcome the president to our wonderful state. However, before he gives his speech...
June 8, 2014 - 12:20am
June 5, 2014
Barack Obama bound for Standing Rock: Reservation visit next week will be first by a president since 1999
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are headed to Cannon Ball on June 13 to visit the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, the White House announced Thursday. Obama will be the first sitting president to visit Indian Country since 1999 when Bill Clinton went to the Pine...
June 5, 2014 - 11:29pm
June 3, 2014
US Attorney General to speak in Bismarck
BISMARCK — The nation’s top law enforcement officer will visit Bismarck on Thursday to speak at a conference that brings together tribal and law enforcement leaders to discuss ways to make American Indian communities safer. Attorney General Eric Holder will deliver remarks at...
June 3, 2014 - 11:31pm
May 29, 2014
Tribes want seat on State Water Commission, access to water project grants
BISMARCK – Native American leaders appealed to North Dakota lawmakers Thursday for a seat on the State Water Commission and access to its water project grants to address the lack of quality drinking water on reservations. Mark Fox, director of water development for the Three...
May 29, 2014 - 5:53pm