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Heated Twitter comments follow ND legislative forum
'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
July 22, 2016
College program targets oil industry need; Corrosion control program is one of three in nation
GLENDIVE, Mont. -- There are three places in the country where you can get a degree in corrosion control technology, and the latest of them is...
July 22, 2016 - 4:05pm
July 7, 2016
Federal drone test site research program in ND could see 3-year extension
GRAND FORKS - A federal research initiative centered on integrating unmanned aircraft systems into national airspace with ties to North Dakota could see an additional three years of operation. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Wednesday the U.S. Senate and House reached an agreement...
July 7, 2016 - 4:18pm
February 20, 2016
Mentor program aims to make high school more inclusive
BISMARCK -- Every morning at Bismarck Century High School, Carly Amundson looks forward to joining her group of friends for lunch in the cafeteria....
February 20, 2016 - 4:52pm
October 9, 2015
Lifesaver program comes to Bismarck
BISMARCK -- When an at-risk person, such as a child with an autism spectrum disorder or an adult with dementia, goes missing, the average time...
October 9, 2015 - 6:38pm
August 24, 2015
NDSU opens MBA program through teleconferencing
FARGO — Starting this fall, students will be able to earn a Master of Business Administration degree at North Dakota State University without setting foot on campus. “We really want to open up access to the program,” said Karen Froelich, MBA program director. “So many times,...
August 24, 2015 - 10:43pm
November 26, 2013
NDSU selected for ‘gateway’ course program
FARGO — As part of a new pilot program, North Dakota State University will analyze and transform as many as five introductory undergraduate “gateway” courses. NDSU was selected along with 11 other schools to participate in the John N. Gardner Institute for Excellence in Undergraduate...
November 26, 2013 - 9:16pm
October 15, 2013
Missed payments: PSA shutdown delays $290M in ND checks
FARGO -- North Dakota impacts from the federal shutdown include nearly $290 million in Conservation Reserve Program and direct-payment checks that would have gone out to farmers and landowners in the first week of October -- but didn't. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said he's very concerned...
October 15, 2013 - 12:00am
Williston church holds 'last supper' as it ends lodging program
WILLISTON -- People seeking shelter at Williston's Concordia Lutheran Church will be greeted with a sign that reads "Overnighters is over." The...
September 15, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Is Dickinson ready for curbside recycling? Officials say yes and no
The city of Bismarck formally entered into a contract for a curbside recycling program recently. Could Dickinson be next in line? Though some city leaders have expressed interest in implementing a similar program in the Queen City, they say it probably won't happen anytime in the...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
USDA working to help Dickinson homebuyers; City's growth may cause loss of program eligibility
In changing from a sleepy agricultural town into a booming Oil Patch hub, Dickinson's population growth could hurt the eligibility of its residents seeking help from U.S.
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
School districts given flexibility to fund preschool programs
BISMARCK -- Lawmakers passed two proposals Wednesday that will allow school districts to use local tax revenues to fund early childhood programs. It's a move many lawmakers say will help increase the number of preschool programs around the state. "It's an incentive to take a hard...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2013
Cellphones an 'inexpensive necessity' for homeless
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Like most people these days, Todd Rau needs his cellphone. "I think a cellphone is a basic necessity for everyone," he said. Does...
January 25, 2013 - 12:00am
December 2, 2012
Childhood Obesity: A family affair
FARGO -- When a child has a weight problem, it can be a sensitive subject for medical professionals to broach with his or her parents. After...
December 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 13, 2012
Heating assistance requests down statewide: Benefit available for low-income family, elderly, disabled
With the first snow of the season having passed through bringing with it the reminder that North Dakota winters are downright chilly, heating bills are sure to be on the way. But even as more people flock to the area and take up residence, fewer are taking advantage of the Low Income...
October 13, 2012 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
N.D House changes voters' tobacco law
BISMARCK -- Backers of last year's successful tobacco control initiated measure say the state House is defying the will of voters by deleting part of the program passed in the November election. House members, insisting they're improving what voters approved, voted 57-34 along party...
April 8, 2009 - 11:18pm