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#JrsRaisingAwareness for autism
New community training facility opens at DSU
N.Korea test-fires ballistic missile, appears to have failed
North Dakota and Minnesota Bankruptcies
U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Bison game day options could grow with new retail, housing project near Scheels Arena, Fargodome
NFL commissioner may consider marijuana for players' health reasons
Bird resigns as Pacers president of basketball operations
An emotional night for NFL's first-round picks
Knight, Jones named to softball all-star game
ERICKSON: Don't just do something
HARROP: Can we think our way past robots?
Port: Things got a little weird at the end of North Dakota’s 2017 session
Port: Former Congressman Rick Berg not ruling out 2018 campaign
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Mary Margaret Wolf
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
Frank H. Schafer, Jr.
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
March 29, 2017
Senate committee agrees to pay Burgum $1
BISMARCK—A North Dakota Senate committee approved a bill Wednesday, March 29, to pay Gov. Doug Burgum a handful of change for his work...
March 29, 2017 - 3:27pm
March 14, 2017
ND legislators approve gloomier revenue forecast
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Legislature's budget committees on Tuesday, March 14 approved a dimmer revenue forecast than what state budget...
March 14, 2017 - 7:20pm
February 15, 2017
Lawmakers eyeing 3 percent tuition caps at North Dakota universities
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers are considering capping tuition rate increases at 3 percent for resident students attending the state's...
February 15, 2017 - 4:09pm
January 18, 2017
Higher education leaders brace for budget cuts in ND
BISMARCK -- In opening his presentation to a legislative committee Wednesday, Jan. 18, North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani...
January 18, 2017 - 5:34pm
January 13, 2017
Bill would prevent North Dakota state agencies from filling vacant spots
BISMARCK — North Dakota state agencies would be prevented from filling open positions for the next few months under a bill introduced by...
January 13, 2017 - 1:42pm
January 4, 2017
Proposed North Dakota budget forecast shows nearly $2 billion drop in general fund revenues
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers are preparing to tighten their belts in the early days of the 2017 legislative session.
January 4, 2017 - 4:59pm
December 31, 2016
North Dakota lawmakers, new governor prepare for session
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers will gather here Tuesday, Jan. 3, to mark the beginning of another legislative session after a year that...
December 31, 2016 - 5:21pm
July 29, 2016
N.D. legislative leaders want 'very narrow' focus on budget fix in special session
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers will descend on the Capitol next week for only the 15th special session in state history, with leaders...
July 29, 2016 - 1:14pm
July 21, 2015
Holmberg joins national unmanned aerial systems committee
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- State Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, has accepted an invitation to serve on a national unmanned aerial systems steering committee. The National Conference of State Legislatures is working with the organization's transportation program on a "public-private...
July 21, 2015 - 8:42pm
May 5, 2015
ND Legislature looks ahead to studies as special session decision looms
BISMARCK – With the possibility of a special session still looming, North Dakota lawmakers will soon turn their gaze toward more than 100 studies...
May 5, 2015 - 7:18pm
April 28, 2015
Holmberg to chair legislative management again
BISMARCK - North Dakota state Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, was re-elected by his colleagues to chair the Legislative Management Committee...
April 28, 2015 - 7:41pm
April 16, 2015
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
January 23, 2015
Another ND voter ID proposal emerges
GRAND FORKS - Another Grand Forks legislator has introduced a bill to tweak North Dakota's voter identification law. State Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, introduced a bill Thursday that would require student photo identification cards provided by North Dakota universities to include...
January 23, 2015 - 5:16pm
July 22, 2014
Legislative committee favors tuition freeze only for two-year colleges
GRAND FORKS — A North Dakota legislative committee on Tuesday recommended that lawmakers fund a tuition freeze at the state’s two-year colleges but left out four-year campuses. The State Board of Higher Education had approved a budget last month calling for a tuition freeze at...
July 22, 2014 - 10:52pm
April 5, 2014
ND Senator wants higher ed funds tied to teaching
GRAND FORKS — A state senator from Grand Forks is crafting a bill that would require North Dakota’s public universities to dedicate a portion of their state funding for instructional purposes only. Sen. Ray Holmberg said Friday that the proposal would force universities to be...
April 5, 2014 - 11:24pm