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Petition for McKenzie sheriff removal could be filed this week
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
October 9, 2013
Dalrymple: Role of school principal 'has become a bit of a problem'
BISMARCK -- The role of school principal "has become a bit of a problem" that a recent study suggests should be split into two jobs, Gov.
October 9, 2013 - 12:00am
September 21, 2013
Petition pushing for later school start approved
BISMARCK -- The group pushing to change state law to require that public schools start after Labor Day can now begin to collect signatures to send the issue to a statewide vote. Secretary of State Al Jaeger approved the sponsoring committee's petition Friday, kick-starting the committee's...
September 21, 2013 - 12:00am
September 15, 2013
Minot takes advantage, edges DHS
The Dickinson High volleyball team let its guard down for one set. Minot took full advantage and it proved to be a lesson learned for the Midgets. The...
September 15, 2013 - 12:52am
September 8, 2013
Department of Public Instruction goal: 100 percent immunized or exempt students
Nearly 10,000 kindergarten through 12th grade students across the state are not fully immunized, according to the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction. That's about 8 percent of the elementary and secondary academic population.
September 8, 2013 - 12:00am
September 6, 2013
University of Jamestown physical therapy program launches in Fargo
FARGO -- The University of Jamestown welcomed a class of 36 students this fall to its new Fargo-based doctorate of physical therapy program. The...
September 6, 2013 - 12:00am
August 22, 2013
Other Views: Is North Dakota's school calendar outdated?
A serious discussion about changing North Dakota's public school calendar is overdue. An initiative proposed for the November 2014 ballot will jump-start a debate that has been simmering for decades. The call to move the early start of school from August to after Labor Day is not...
August 22, 2013 - 12:00am
First day at Prairie Rose Elementary School
Prairie Rose students play football in the parking lot, which served as a makeshift playground on the school's first day, before beginning classes....
August 22, 2013 - 12:00am
August 21, 2013
Bullying: When to step in
GRAND FORKS - While a new school year presents exciting possibilities and new experiences, it also holds potential for bullies to make life difficult -- or worse -- for kids. What, if anything, should parents do if their child has been harassed by another student? "Parents should...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am
August 20, 2013
Parents start push for later school start
MANDAN -- The 98-degree temperature here Monday, just days before most North Dakota schools are back in session, helped a group of concerned parents illustrate the need to start school after Labor Day. "We can't change the weather, but we might be able to change the school calendar,"...
August 20, 2013 - 12:00am
August 18, 2013
Dickinson schools prepare to welcome students
Backpack ... check. Crayons ... check. New shoes ... check. Dickinson Public School students are enjoying their last Sunday of the summer today.
August 18, 2013 - 12:00am
August 3, 2013
Energizing high school
Like Dickinson, the city of Laredo, Texas, sits on the fringes of a massive shale energy play, reaping both the rewards and the pitfalls that come with being located in an oil and gas hotbed. Though the energy plays are different -- the Bakken in North Dakota and the Eagle Ford in...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am
Prairie Rose Elementary in Dickinson nearly ready for students
Teachers began moving into Prairie Rose Elementary in northwest Dickinson on Friday, with a little more than two weeks to go before the beginning...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am
June 20, 2013
Killdeer to build safer school crosswalk
MANNING -- In a move long awaited by parents and school officials, the Dunn County Commission on Wednesday signed off on a project designed to make a pedestrian crossing of Highway 22 near Killdeer's public school complex safer for students. The final hurdle for the project, commissioners...
June 20, 2013 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
Error led to ACT do-over for Langdon school
GRAND FORKS -- The Langdon school district is paying for junior high school students to retake tests after their ACT scores were recently found to be invalid, according to school officials. In a recent letter sent to parents, school counselor LeeAnn Knudson said she failed to notify...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2013
Final bell for Adams school
ADAMS -- Eli Johnson giggled Friday as Principal Barbara Kendall covered Superintendent Frank Schill's hand with paint. "This is fun," the first-grader...
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am