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On the other side of the pulpit: St. John Pastor to deliver his last sermon on Christmas
ND treasurer launches website with fund data
Chamber committee to host Southwest Night at Legislature
Amtrak’s Empire Builder to be back on track
Person in custody after body found
Nation & World
Oil in 2014: This year could go down as defining one for North Dakota energy industry
Oil prices will affect fringe areas most: Break-even mark lower in heart of Bakken
Hearing dates set for radioactive oilfield waste rules
Falling in love with the pen: California journalist sets out to document life in the Bakken
More competing for jobs in the Oil Patch
Brock: Johnny Astro
Baumgarten: A tour of Christmas lights makes for a good family tradition
Onstad: A western perspective
Ahlin: Creepy 'Elf on the Shelf,' and that Christmas magic
Other Views: New Yorks shows excess of caution on fracking
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Helen (Hauck) Kubisiak
Patricia Ann Caswell
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Vikings’ Smith next in line for extension
McGregor: Long hair is gone, but not forgotten
Finding a venue for NDSU fans
An early present: Killdeer standout signs with DSU football, track and field teams
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
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
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
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
December 18, 2010
Where are the women? Legislature has fewest women in 24 years
BISMARCK -- For Shirley Meyer, one thing stands out when looking around at state lawmakers. Nearly all of them are men. "You look around our chamber and the Senate also -- the first thing you'll notice is the lack of women," Meyer, D-Dickinson said. "The next thing you notice...
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am