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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 University System
April 16, 2015
3 advance in chancellor search
BISMARCK — Three candidates for the next chancellor of the North Dakota University System have agreed to move forward and one has withdrawn. Paul Turman, Mark Hagerott, and Robert Donley have all agreed to progress in the search process while Michael Thomas officially withdrew...
April 16, 2015 - 9:20pm
Former NDUS official claims she was fired for saying Bresciani deleted emails on purpose
BISMARCK - A former high-ranking official in the North Dakota University System is alleging she was fired, in part, for being candid with the...
April 16, 2015 - 7:53pm
Senate caps tuition increase at 2.5 percent in higher ed budget
Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated the leadership position of Senate Minority Leader Mac Schneider, D-Grand Forks. BISMARCK – State senators endorsed a North Dakota University System budget on Wednesday that caps tuition at 2.5 percent for the next...
April 16, 2015 - 12:33pm
April 14, 2015
Senate confirms retiring superintendent for State Board of Higher Education
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Senate confirmed retiring Hazen schools superintendent Michael Ness to a four-year term on the State Board of Higher...
April 14, 2015 - 5:58pm
April 9, 2015
DSU presidential search committee assembled
The North Dakota University System announced Thursday the chair and 11 members of a search committee that will assist in identifying candidates...
April 9, 2015 - 6:16pm
April 7, 2015
NDSU, NDSCS create program to support transfer students; chancellor calls it 'Neil Armstrong step' for system
FARGO - North Dakota State University and North Dakota State College of Science announced a new program Tuesday that will make it easier for transfer students to earn associate degrees. Under the reverse transfer agreement signed by NDSU President Dean Bresciani and NDSCS President...
April 7, 2015 - 7:50pm
March 27, 2015
Former chancellor Potts withdraws from NDUS search
BISMARCK — Robert Potts, former chancellor of the North Dakota University System, has withdrawn his application to again lead the state’s...
March 27, 2015 - 8:53pm
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
Higher education board talks funding with senate committee
BISMARCK - Higher education officials pleaded their case to the state Senate Appropriations Committee Monday with the hopes of getting a bigger...
March 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
March 20, 2015
Fargo state senator applies for state higher ed chancellor
BISMARCK — State Sen. Tim Flakoll, R-Fargo, has again thrown his name in for state chancellor of higher education. The North Dakota University System released 20 applications and a 21st name, of an Ohio State professor, on Friday. On Thursday, the system released names of the first...
March 20, 2015 - 9:39pm
March 19, 2015
Other Views: Don’t close chancellor discussion
The cool reception that greeted a bill to close state Board of Higher Education discussions about hiring and firing the North Dakota University System chancellor was justified, even if a few of the chilly legislators were merely indulging their chronic higher ed animosity. That absurd...
March 19, 2015 - 8:06pm
Former chancellor among 19 seeking top higher ed job
The North Dakota University System has received 19 applicants for its top position, including one who’s already held the role and left amid heated controversy with the president of North Dakota State University. The list of applicants and their current positions was released...
March 19, 2015 - 1:03pm
March 7, 2015
Skogen: Misconceptions top challenge facing higher ed system
BISMARCK — Larry Skogen, chancellor of the North Dakota University System, said Friday that misconceptions, including those about transparency, are the greatest challenge facing the state’s higher education system. The topic came up when Susan Walton, vice president for university...
March 7, 2015 - 2:11pm
March 3, 2015
Board takes stance on higher ed funding bill
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s State Board of Higher Education voted in favor of asking the state Legislature to make several changes to a higher education funding bill when they return this month. House Bill 1003 altered the funding system put in place during the last legislative...
March 3, 2015 - 11:30pm
February 27, 2015
University presidents protest possibility of less funding: SBHE says bill creates $6.2M loss for NDUS
BISMARCK — The State Board of Higher Education heard passionate testimony at a meeting Thursday from many college and university presidents in response to a House bill that could reduce the amount of funding institutions were expecting to receive this coming biennium. House Bill...
February 27, 2015 - 12:02am