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Construction starts Wednesday on Museum Drive
N.D. legislative leaders want 'very narrow' focus on budget fix in special session
Game plan, costs for special session outlined
Two missing hikers rescued in South Dakota Badlands
Democratic campaign group for U.S. Congress confirms computer hack
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Twins trade Nunez to Giants
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Wahpeton, Valley City and West Fargo all pick up wins
Volunteers bow out of Class A legion tourney with loss to hard-hitting Devils Lake
Roughriders rebound against Grand Forks, keep season alive in Legion AA tournament
Big 7th pushes Twins past Orioles
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
good bad and ugly
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Johnny D. Witt
James "Jim" Reetz, Sr.
Con (Buz) Short
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 University System
December 5, 2015
Brock: Leave open records just like they are
North Dakota has some of the best open-record laws in the nation. Unlike other states, the North Dakota Constitution basically says all records...
December 5, 2015 - 9:12am
December 3, 2015
Schafer: Open records law restricts pool of applicants for UND president
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers should take another look at shielding the names of applicants for college presidencies and other high-level government jobs from public view, at least until the finalist stage, so that good candidates aren’t discouraged from applying, incoming...
December 3, 2015 - 3:20pm
DSU ready to accept students from energy industry through Bakken U program
A new initiative from the North Dakota University System called Bakken U seeks to bring workers from the energy industry into the fold of higher education at Dickinson State University. DSU is one of five participating institutions along with Bismarck State College, Dakota College...
October 3, 2015 - 11:58pm
September 24, 2015
DSU president finalist withdraws from consideration
One of the final two candidates for the Dickinson State University president position has withdrawn his name from consideration. Daniel Hanson,...
September 24, 2015 - 4:40pm
DSU enrollment down 11 percent from last fall
Dickinson State University released a 2015 fall semester enrollment of 1,317 on Thursday -- an 11 percent drop from previous fall. Enrollment was nearly steady compared to the 2015 spring semester, increasing by four students, according to North Dakota University System data....
September 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
August 21, 2015
NDUS launches oil, energy educational initiative
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota University System is starting a new initiative to raise awareness of existing educational opportunities for oilfield and other energy workers in the western part of the state. "Bakken U: Energizing through education" will be a collaborative effort...
August 21, 2015 - 2:08pm
August 17, 2015
Our View: Dickinson State must identify its ideal president
Forty-seven people want to be the next president of Dickinson State University. Surely one of those applicants is the outstanding and strong-willed leader capable of revitalizing the university, growing enrollment, establishing consistency, clarity and honesty with the community,...
August 17, 2015 - 9:59am
August 13, 2015
Dickinson State campus fees for online classes draws attention of lawmakers
BISMARCK -- The charging of fees to Dickinson State University distance education students for campus services they may never use was scrutinized Thursday as part of an update on a past performance audit. One legislator suggested that the issue could be dealt with by the next...
August 13, 2015 - 5:20pm
August 10, 2015
Higher Education Committee discusses national, state trends of postsecondary degrees
Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education President David Longanecker advised members of the North Dakota Legislature’s Higher Education...
August 10, 2015 - 11:58pm
August 5, 2015
NDUS Chancellor meets to discuss relationship of business, education
Retention of workers, particularly youthful ones, was a theme used often in a meeting between new North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark...
August 5, 2015 - 11:57pm
August 4, 2015
Our View: Ozbun an ideal choice for DSU interim president
Dickinson State University was looking for a volunteer to serve as its interim president. The State Board of Higher Education found perhaps the best one in North Dakota for the job. On Tuesday, the board appointed Jim Ozbun as interim president of DSU a day after D.C. Coston announced...
August 4, 2015 - 9:00pm
Ozbun named Dickinson State interim president
The State Board of Higher Education voted to appoint Jim Ozbun, the former president of North Dakota State University, as interim president of...
August 4, 2015 - 7:16pm
Coston stepping down as DSU president on Aug. 15
D.C. Coston is stepping down as Dickinson State University’s president on Aug. 15. In an email sent to DSU staff Monday evening and obtained...
August 4, 2015 - 9:43am
July 14, 2015
State pushes to improve student success
BISMARCK — North Dakota is launching efforts to move the state from the back of the class when it comes to students participating in advanced placement courses and to reduce the need for remedial coursework in college. The state ranked behind all other 49 states and the District...
July 14, 2015 - 11:06pm
June 13, 2015
North Dakota university president raises to be reviewed Monday
BISMARCK -- A committee will discuss and forward a 2016 State Board of Higher Education board operating budget and proposed salary increases for university and college presidents next week. Three percent salary increases are being recommended for all of the state’s university...
June 13, 2015 - 12:07am