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North Dakota native Gary Johnson grabbing attention as third-party presidential candidate
Devils Lake, Ultra Green settle $2 million dispute
Volunteers restoring Dakota border's history half-mile at a time
Not less, but 'better' testing in North Dakota schools
Taylor HorseFest an outlet for those with old-time passions
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Veeder: Mist lifts off the doubt first-time mom feels
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Walker, Streb still tied after PGA rainout
Underdogs a year ago, top dogs now: Vikings have flipped script
MURPHY: What about No. 7? No move in sight for devolving Mauer
NDSU to restrict media access to Bison teams, athletes
Streb shares lead at PGA with Walker
McFeely: Dear NDSU athletic department overlords ...
Letter: North Dakota leaders cherish bragging rights over people
Letter: Native Americans will not let water be destroyed by Dakota Access Pipeline
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
good bad and ugly
Monte J. Geerts
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
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 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
February 5, 2015
Amendment cuts mandate for monitoring devices on new N.D. pipelines, puts decision in Industrial Commission’s hands
BISMARCK – A bill that would require monitoring devices on new oil and saltwater pipelines in North Dakota received a proposed amendment Thursday...
February 5, 2015 - 11:42pm
January 31, 2015
Support, apprehension surround civics exam: Putting bill to the test could take work
In two years, North Dakota students will have to take a 100-question civics test in order to graduate from high school. While the legislation...
January 31, 2015 - 11:03pm