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Western Canada oil pipeline leaks nearly 53,000 gallons
Deadly storm batters eastern U.S. with wind, heavy rain
Wall Street dips on Trump protectionism, Qualcomm drag
Mexico targets free trade with U.S. and Canada, seeks other pacts
'Our intention is never to lie to you,' Trump's press secretary says
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Patriots thrive in role as nationwide villain
Wild reassign F Gabriel
Make it 6: Vikings’ Barr named to Pro Bowl
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Thomas F. Murtha
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