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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
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
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Kicker lifts Steelers past Chiefs to advance to AFC title game
Rodgers almost speechless after Packers thrilling win to advance to NFC championship
Mavericks halt Timberwolves' three-game win streak
Wentz looks forward to recharging after taxing year
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
AstroBob: Aurora -- the big picture from 518 miles up
Port: Legislative session has been embarrassing in the early going
Swift: Life is not so 'Rosy' with new Roomba
OUR VIEW: DSU nursing program too valuable to be eliminated
Shirley A. Dvorak
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New tellings of old museum stories
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Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
May 22, 2013
Starting teacher salary gets bump: Dickinson salaries up a combined $222,000 for next year
For the first time in 10 years, North Dakota school districts will be obligated to start new teachers at $5,000 more per year than the previous school year, a legislative decision affecting nine counties that goes into effect for the 2013-14 school year. The North Dakota Education...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
Something to think about: Drunk driving
BEACH -- The faint sound of a siren coming from a Golden Valley Sheriff's Department car began to echo in front of Beach High School on Wednesday...
May 9, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
ND House clears bill for more K-12 funding, property tax relief
BISMARCK -- House lawmakers Thursday narrowly passed Gov. Jack Dalrymple's proposal to increase state funding toward K-12 education while creating $714 million in property tax relief. But minutes after House Bill 1319 passed 49-42, a push began to secure enough votes to reconsider...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 27, 2013
UND school's growth spurt fueled by oil
GRAND FORKS -- The rapidly growing demand for the University of North Dakota's petroleum engineering program, which will turn 3 years old this...
April 27, 2013 - 12:00am
April 11, 2013
Schultz calls eighth-graders at Sandbag Central 'slave labor'
FARGO - City and school leaders bristled at comments made Tuesday by syndicated liberal radio host Ed Schultz when he equated eighth-grade volunteers filling sandbags at Sandbag Central to "slave labor" helping only the rich. "Consider the source," Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker said....
April 11, 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
March 29, 2013
Senate splits on 6-bill firearm legislation package
BISMARCK -- Senate lawmakers split their votes Thursday over a six-bill package of firearm legislation. Lawmakers said concealed weapons should not be allowed in schools, but they are welcome in churches with the permission of a church leader. Other bills that passed include one...
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
March 9, 2013
NDSU predicts Oil Patch school enrollment
Predicting the future is no easy task, especially for cities in the booming western North Dakota Oil Patch.
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Enerplus lets school Adopt-A-Well
MANDAREE -- Eighth-graders got to dig their hands into the gel-like fluid used in the hydraulic fracturing process at oil wells all around this...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
March 6, 2013
ND schools fight against slur on intellectually disabled
GRAND FORKS -- Red River High School graduate Erin Baumann, 31, stood before hundreds of Valley Middle School students Tuesday and told them...
March 6, 2013 - 12:00am
March 2, 2013
Hope Christian Academy building new school
Former Hope Christian Academy administrator Rev. Tim Privratsky addresses a gathering Friday steps from where a new HCA school will be constructed....
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
Bill shifts more school funding burden to state
BISMARCK -- North Dakota property owners are closer to seeing tax relief as the state would take on a greater share of the funding for local schools. Legislation passed Thursday morning, before House lawmakers headed home for a five-day recess break, will increase school funding...
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
February 28, 2013
Our View: Parents have the right to discuss guns in school
Guns have always been a huge part of life for those of us who live in the west. We hunt, target shoot and keep guns for self-defense that hopefully will never be needed. There are countless bills in the state Legislature that are designed to protect our Second Amendment rights...
February 28, 2013 - 12:00am
ND Senate backs new med school building
BISMARCK -- The state may see a new medical school building on the University of North Dakota campus after a Wednesday vote. Senate lawmakers voted 34-13 in favor of a $55.7 million appropriation to add to the $68 million to expand the School of Medicine, which was approved by the...
February 28, 2013 - 12:00am
February 3, 2013
On the floor of the US Senate: Trinity High School junior Sarah Strube returns after a semester in Page School
Many high school students have after-school jobs by the time they reach their junior year, but most don't work semester-long stints 1,600 miles...
February 3, 2013 - 12:00am