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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
January 29, 2014
Action delayed on 'extraordinary places' policy: Industrial Commission wants more input on revised draft
Action delayed on ‘extraordinary places’ policy Industrial Commission wants more input on revised draft BISMARCK – Industrial Commission members delayed action Wednesday on a policy that would create a more formal process for public comment on proposed oil and...
January 29, 2014 - 11:14pm
November 20, 2013
Democrats gather input on policy in Tioga oil spill's wake
STANLEY — Steve and Patty Jensen have pipelines criss-crossing their farmland north of Tioga, but it wasn’t until one leaked 20,600 barrels...
November 20, 2013 - 10:02pm
July 29, 2012
No bags inside Dickinson movie theater: Theaters across the nation react to Aurora, Colo., shooting
When going to catch a flick at Odyssey Cine 3 in Dickinson, movie-goers will have to leave their bags at the door, according to a new policy. Posted...
July 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Hoeven tapped to craft GOP platform
FARGO -- North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven will be among the key players helping develop the national Republican Party's platform this summer. Senate...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 10, 2012
ND schools waiting to turn in bully policy
BISMARCK -- Schools across the state are taking an approach often used by students: waiting until the last minute to turn in their homework. The state Department of Public Instruction has received only 74 bullying policies of the 235 required to be turned in by July 1. The Legislature...
June 10, 2012 - 12:00am
May 17, 2012
International student policy to change after DSU trouble
BISMARCK -- The State Board of Higher Education is working to tighten admission policies for international students after fake transcripts and bogus degrees became evident at Dickinson State University. On Wednesday during its meeting at Bismarck State College, the board approved...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
December 9, 2010
Dickinson passes liquor license policy
After months of discussion and drafts, Dickinson adopted a new liquor license ordinance during a City Commission meeting Monday evening at City Hall. The ordinance, which takes effect immediately, adds a license to the city's movable pool and creates a bid process for issuance of...
December 9, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2010
The ins and outs of city snowplowing
With snowplow season underway, Dickinson officials will once again mull over use of a snowplow tool to reduce driveway accumulation at a City Commission meeting beginning at 5:15 p.m.
December 2, 2010 - 12:00am
October 12, 2010
School board to make decision on sex ed plan
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Helena school trustees are expected to make a decision Tuesday night on a controversial sex education policy that divided parents over whether it was appropriate material for young children. School officials have made several changes to the plan, hoping to...
October 12, 2010 - 9:24pm
April 2, 2009
Obama has a hazy pot policy
For all of the keen intellect that President Obama showed in his online town-hall meeting, he didn't seem to know much about reefer economics. When asked whether legalizing marijuana might be a stimulus for the economy and job creation, he played the question for laughs. "I don't...
April 2, 2009 - 12:00am
March 28, 2009
Cell phones In School
With an increasing number of students carrying cell phones at schools, an escalating number of tricky ways to get around the schools' cell phone...
March 28, 2009 - 10:57pm
July 11, 2008
Airport Authority Commission mulls firearm policy
DICKINSON - Discussion at a recent Dickinson Airport Authority Commission meeting turned to whether or not Dickinson airport personnel should have access to a shotgun. A proposed policy states a shotgun purchased by the airport would be used to manage small wildlife found near or...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
May 10, 2008
Surveying the nation's agriculture
Starting May 27, farmers and ranchers in North Dakota will hear from the National Agriculture Statistics Service in regards to their operations in an effort to better form agricultural policy. North Dakota Ag Commissioner Roger Johnson urges producers to provide the NASS surveyors...
May 10, 2008 - 12:00am