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ABCs of GMOs: Genetically modified organisms might pose greater threat to environment than people
Arena confiscates "Fire Kelley" banner displayed during hockey game
AgweekTV: Local pilots concerned about increased UAV use
ICYMI: A visit to the White House, a Titan victory, and lots of legislation
Video: Devils Lake missionaries detained in Venezuela on their way back to U.S.
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Obama explains Keystone XL pipeline veto in interview with WDAY’s Kealy
Our View: Innovation of byproducts next step for ND energy
Letter: Dickinson needs to control growth in face of oil slowdown
Letter: Pruett sentencing a glimpse into a larger problem
Letter: Thank Obama for Keystone XL veto
Veeder: ND musicians gather to celebrate what they do
Gwen Sebastian to debut new single
Kat Perkins coming back to Medora
Chamber choir to perform
Take the Yellow Brick Road to Oz this weekend
Hope: Let's just cheat!
John Michael Shjeflo
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Preparing for Region 7 battle
‘The Acacia and Keana Show’: Dickinson’s Fossum, Kudrna take first, runner-up at state gymnastics
Golden Eagles rally for win over Blue Hawks
Gasol helps Grizzlies top Timberwolves
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
north dakota state legislature
April 29, 2011
Legislature passes higher ed budget
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Legislature gave its final approval to the state's higher education budget on Thursday in one of the last actions of this legislative session. The bill combines funding for equity and tuition affordability, and reduces the total amount by $1.4 million...
April 29, 2011 - 12:00am
April 17, 2011
Bill talks stretch into weekend
BISMARCK (AP) -- Some North Dakota lawmakers spent Saturday in the state Capitol to work on the final details of budget bills and other legislation...
April 17, 2011 - 12:00am
April 15, 2011
Changes to ND Teacher of the Year program expected
BISMARCK (AP) -- Lawmakers moved Thursday to minimize the North Dakota Education Association's role in celebrating the state's Teacher of the Year because of its snub of an award winner three years ago. The North Dakota Senate voted 38-9 to approve legislation that directs the governor...
April 15, 2011 - 12:00am
Commerce budget passes House amid controversy
BISMARCK - The battle over Centers of Excellence and child care grants continued Thursday as the state House again passed a budget for the state Commerce Department. Unhappy with changes the Senate made to the original bill, the House killed the budget on Wednesday and decided to...
April 15, 2011 - 12:00am
March 31, 2011
House: Voters decide ed board changes
BISMARCK -- North Dakota voters should be able to decide if major changes are needed to the state's education system, the state House decided Wednesday. On a 52-40 vote, the House approved House Concurrent Resolution 3046. The resolution calls for creating a state Department of...
March 31, 2011 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
House increases road closing fine
BISMARCK -- Drivers knowingly out on closed roads in hazardous conditions need to face bigger fines, state lawmakers ruled Tuesday. The House voted 60-34 to increase the fine from $20 to $250 after much debate. The bill stems from concerns about the number of drivers on closed roads...
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
March 26, 2011
Committee does not support texting ban
BISMARCK -- A statewide texting while driving ban may not be in North Dakota's near future. The Senate Transportation Committee decided Friday that it will tell the full Senate to not support a ban. Sen. Dave Oehlke, R-Devils Lake, said the penalty of the texting while driving...
March 26, 2011 - 12:00am
Senate hears traffic fine bill
BISMARCK -- North Dakotans may soon see bigger fines for speeding and running through stoplights. House Bill 1278 would allow North Dakota cities to double the fines for traffic violations. The House barely passed the proposal, which is now before the Senate Transportation Committee....
March 26, 2011 - 12:00am
March 20, 2011
Driving, education come up at Coffee with the Legislators
Driver-related legislation was the buzz at Dickinson City Hall Saturday morning during Coffee with the Legislators. Gladstone resident Ralph...
March 20, 2011 - 12:00am
January 13, 2011
Bills introduced to ND Legislature
BISMARCK -- Prohibiting drinking at college sporting events, banning tuition increases and including abstinence concepts in school health curriculum are among the issues lawmakers will discuss in the coming weeks. North Dakota lawmakers are piling up their workload this week as...
January 13, 2011 - 12:00am