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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
North Dakota State University
April 4, 2015
NDSU: Tuition won’t cost as much as it seems
FARGO — North Dakota State University students could be looking at tuition hikes of 6.5 percent or more this fall — twice as high as the 3 or 4 percent increases of recent years. But university officials say it won’t feel like that. Instead of charging fees on top of tuition,...
April 4, 2015 - 9:23pm
Amazing Race contestant with local ties out of competition
FARGO — A North Dakota State University alum’s run on CBS’s “Amazing Race” ended with Friday’s episode. Bergen Olson, a Danvers, Minn., native, competed on the travel-based reality show, which featured another twist. Five of the 11 couples vying for the $1 million, including...
April 4, 2015 - 9:00pm
April 3, 2015
Gardening 'outside the box': NDSU horticulturist teaches edible landscaping
FARGO - When Esther McGinnis lived in the Twin Cities, the configuration of her yard didn't allow her to grow a traditional garden, so she decided...
April 3, 2015 - 7:25pm
March 30, 2015
Ranchers express concern with environmental assessment plan
The U.S. Forest Service chief addressed concerns raised by leaders from grazing associations regarding an update to an environmental assessment...
March 30, 2015 - 8:04pm
March 25, 2015
Lawmaker’s open records request to NDSU yields 100,000 pages of emails, could take two years
BISMARCK – An open records request targeting a North Dakota State University official produced about 100,000 pages of emails that could take more than two years to redact, an attorney said, as state lawmakers consider a bill that would strip them of their anonymity when making such...
March 25, 2015 - 6:28pm
March 24, 2015
Study highlights how oil money trickles out of North Dakota
WILLISTON, N.D. – While a new economic impact study shows that the oil and gas industry contributed $43 billion to North Dakota’s economy...
March 24, 2015 - 2:11pm
March 16, 2015
Bursting at the seams: Williston, Williams County service population grows 20 percent
WILLISTON — The “service population” utilizing Williston city infrastructure and other services has increased at 10 times the normal rate,...
March 16, 2015 - 1:54pm
March 14, 2015
Calls for safety escorts at NDSU jump after December attack
FARGO — When Urelle Stangler was a freshman, her late-night walks from the library to her dormitory at North Dakota State University weren’t without fear. “It’s a little bit creepy at night just walking on your own,” she said. In these sorts of situations, worried students...
March 14, 2015 - 7:37pm
March 13, 2015
Higher ed panel OKs NDUS' 2015 Student Affordability Report
BISMARCK - The cost of attending college in North Dakota increased in the last year, and students are continuing to accumulate more debt. This data comes from the North Dakota University System's 2015 Student Affordability Report, which was approved by the State Board of Higher...
March 13, 2015 - 7:59pm
March 11, 2015
'There's nothing else like this in Fargo or in ND': Controversial sex-ed program in its final year
FARGO, N.D. – A voluntary, federal-grant funded sex education program for teenagers that was once halted, then restarted by North Dakota State...
March 11, 2015 - 10:32pm
March 4, 2015
Survey: Some students turned away from polls in ND election
FARGO — A new survey from North Dakota State University found that about 3 percent of North Dakota college students who tried to vote in November’s election “were unable to participate due to confusion over residency requirements.” The survey, conducted by the Upper Midwest...
March 4, 2015 - 10:17pm
February 28, 2015
ND may prevent matching funds for college athletic scholarships
BISMARCK — If a scholarship is set aside for an offensive lineman, can it really count as exclusively advancing academics? Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley thinks it can, as do other North Dakota officials who oversee a program matching private gifts for scholarships with state money. It’s...
February 28, 2015 - 10:31pm
February 27, 2015
Accused rapist allegedly asked parents to dispose of panties, flash drive, photos hidden in his home
FARGO — Fargo police have searched the home of the parents of a man accused in the home invasion and knifepoint sexual assault of three North Dakota State University international students after he allegedly asked them to retrieve panties, a flash drive, some photos and a DVD hidden...
News/crime and courts
February 27, 2015 - 9:14pm
February 25, 2015
Autopsy finds accidental drug poisoning killed Jangula, former NDSU fullback
FARGO – The death of a former North Dakota State University football player earlier this month was an accident, an opiate drug poisoning...
February 25, 2015 - 10:09pm
February 24, 2015
ND House gives Bison football team kudos
BISMARCK — House lawmakers passed a resolution Tuesday recognizing the North Dakota State University football team and coach Chris Klieman for an “unprecedented level of dominance in NCAA Division I football.” The Bison captured its fourth consecutive Football Championship...
February 24, 2015 - 10:14pm