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Morton County investigates reports of crop sprayer near protesters
Pipeline subject of Public Service Commission debate
West Fargo's Dauwen named ND Teacher of the Year
City to auction off surplus items
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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
April 29, 2015
Session adjourns without finishing bill on public employee health benefits
BISMARCK – State lawmakers adjourned Wednesday without passing their final bill, setting up the possibility of a special session to resolve...
April 29, 2015 - 7:07pm
April 27, 2015
Legislature to work late today with hopes of finishing Tuesday
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers will work late today with hopes of closing out the legislative session on Tuesday, the 77th day of the maximum...
April 27, 2015 - 11:21am
April 24, 2015
Session likely to wrap up Monday or Tuesday after missing 75-day goal
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers recessed for the weekend with hopes of concluding the session on Monday or Tuesday, saving three or four...
April 24, 2015 - 1:44pm
April 23, 2015
‘We’re getting close’: GOP leaders still hope to wrap up session this week, but prepared to come back Monday
Correction: A previous version of this story mistakenly identified Rep. Mark Sanford as a Democrat. He is a Republican. BISMARCK – With...
April 23, 2015 - 7:54pm
April 21, 2015
Wardner and Carlson: It’s time to end the trigger
Benjamin Franklin said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” This couldn’t be further from the truth in North Dakota as it relates to the oil industry. The massive amount of uncertainty that has been caused by our archaic oil tax policies...
April 21, 2015 - 6:40pm
House approves new oil tax formula; debate centered on short-term stability vs. long-term loss
Updated Monday, 8:40 p.m. BISMARCK – House lawmakers voted 57-32 Monday to eliminate price-based oil tax breaks and set a lower tax on...
April 21, 2015 - 8:06am
April 17, 2015
Republicans propose adjusting oil taxes to hedge against lower crude prices
BISMARCK – Republicans introduce a late-session bill Friday that would hedge against low crude prices by eliminating price-based tax breaks...
April 17, 2015 - 5:07pm
April 6, 2015
Senate passes oil tax formula bill without Dems’ amendment
BISMARCK – A bill designed to return a bigger share of oil tax revenue to counties, cities, schools and townships unanimously passed the Senate...
April 6, 2015 - 8:42pm
April 3, 2015
Dems propose ‘contingency’ oil funding amendment
BISMARCK - Democrats will offer an amendment on the oil production tax distribution bill Monday that would increase the share oil-impacted political...
April 3, 2015 - 7:48pm
March 27, 2015
Wardner OK with House’s oil tax formula, but seeks other changes to bill
BISMARCK – A bill that’s anticipated to be one of the most debated of the legislative session is headed for an overhaul next week, but not...
March 27, 2015 - 8:00pm
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 23, 2015
DSU’s legislative budget proposed to decline
BISMARCK - Dickinson State University is experiencing a decrease in legislative funding due to a decline in student enrollment, said Larry Skogen,...
March 23, 2015 - 10:35pm
March 20, 2015
Life of a legislator: From dawn to dusk and beyond, leaders’ hours filled with work for the people
BISMARCK — By 7 a.m. Monday, Sen. Kelly Armstrong was already at the North Dakota Capitol Building, checking countless emails, looking through...
March 20, 2015 - 10:27pm
February 25, 2015
Senate approves state funding for early childhood education
BISMARCK – A bill to provide state funding of early childhood education passed its first big test in the North Dakota Legislature on Wednesday. The Senate voted 33-14 to spend $6 million on grants to public and private providers to help cover the cost of preschool for an estimated...
February 25, 2015 - 3:11pm
February 24, 2015
Gov. says yes to surge: Dalrymple signs off on $1.1B for oil impacts, roads
BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed an unprecedented $1.1 billion early funding bill Tuesday that will give North Dakota counties, cities...
February 24, 2015 - 10:33pm