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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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
April 19, 2016
Jacobs: Revamp the university system, not just UND
GRAND FORKS -- There’s pain throughout state government today, as details of cuts to programs become more fully known. The cuts themselves...
April 19, 2016 - 4:22pm
April 11, 2016
Strom closure not over yet
Employees of Dickinson State University’s shuttered Strom Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation appealed their terminations before closing...
April 11, 2016 - 11:09pm
March 16, 2016
Projects could influence region, nation, NDUS chancellor says
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota University System officials are looking to promote more research and collaboration within the system in key technology areas at the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University. NexusND is an initiative that would combine three high-tech...
March 16, 2016 - 6:06pm
February 12, 2016
DSU to make more than $1 million in biennium budget cuts
A belt-tightening across North Dakota’s public institutions has come to Dickinson State University. DSU President Thomas Mitzel assured faculty...
February 12, 2016 - 8:56pm
February 7, 2016
For domestic flights, NDSU always pays for president to fly coach
FARGO — When President Dean Bresciani flies domestically, North Dakota State University always pays for a coach-level seat. But that doesn’t mean he always ends up in coach. Out of 54 university-paid flights he has taken while president, Bresciani flew in the front two rows on...
February 7, 2016 - 6:00am
December 10, 2015
North Dakota University System rekindles its foundation
FARGO--The North Dakota University System has plans to reboot its foundation, which has laid dormant in recent years. At a State Board of Higher Education meeting Thursday, NDUS Chancellor Mark Hagerott said board member Kevin Melicher will spearhead growing the foundation, which...
December 10, 2015 - 5:08pm
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