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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
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
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
September 23, 2016
Diversity lessons have place in region's schools
GRAND FORKS—Each week at elementary schools in Grand Forks, the schools' principals and staff lead the students in weekly all-school assemblies...
September 23, 2016 - 9:34pm
August 24, 2016
Thompson voters reject school project second time in year
THOMPSON, N.D.—Voters in Thompson rejected a $10 million school expansion Tuesday by a vote of 642 to 592. While 52 percent were in favor of the project, 60 percent was required for approval.The school district posted the unofficial results on Twitter at 11:15 p.m. Voters turned...
August 24, 2016 - 5:33pm
August 20, 2016
Dickinson Middle School about a year away from completion
Workers are busily piecing together the last remaining pieces of the Dickinson Middle School. The middle school, which has been under construction...
August 20, 2016 - 11:49pm
June 28, 2016
Referendum for new Richardton-Taylor school passes
RICHARDTON—The Richardton-Taylor school district is getting a new high school. Residents of Richardton and Taylor voted on Tuesday night...
June 28, 2016 - 11:37pm
June 14, 2016
Mott-Regent school bond vote to be finalized on Monday
MOTT—The $8.7 million Mott-Regent Public School bond referendum vote was too close to call, recent school superintendent ElRoy Burkle said in a news release Tuesday. The votes will be finalized at an upcoming canvassing meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in Room 201 of the Mott-Regent...
June 14, 2016 - 11:32pm
May 17, 2016
As oil boom goes bust, Oklahoma protects drillers and squeezes schools
NEWCASTLE, Okla. -- After intense lobbying, Oklahoma’s oilmen scored a victory two years ago. State lawmakers voted to keep in place some of...
May 17, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 10, 2016
School restraint laws varry, bring about concerns from students and parents
FARGO -- A teenager remembers how frightened he was when a classroom meltdown led to a school staff member restraining him. "I felt like the person was going to hurt me," said Colin Vieweg of Fargo, 16, who has Asperger's syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism. Another young...
May 10, 2016 - 10:51pm
May 3, 2016
Dickinson teachers' negotiations reach tentative conclusion
After a meeting that ran nearly an hour over its time limit, the latest round of teacher negotiations reached a tentative conclusion Monday night. Dickinson Education Association President Lyle Smith said the teachers' bargaining group was "pleased with the outcome" and could possibly...
May 3, 2016 - 10:53am
April 27, 2016
North Dakota delves into issues of restraint, seclusion in schools
BISMARCK -- A 6-year-old boy diagnosed with autism and ADHD is found with unexplained bruises after being strapped in a wooden “restraint chair” in a North Dakota public school. An 11-year-old boy with ADHD, anxiety disorder, depression and “autism-like” behaviors is restrained...
April 27, 2016 - 2:24pm
April 2, 2016
Mott-Regent proposes $8.6 million school project
MOTT — The Mott-Regent School District decided last week to propose a $8.6 million bond issue to construct a new elementary school and update its high school. The proposal comes two years after the district had a $14.5 million bond issue for a new school for grades K-12 fail with...
April 2, 2016 - 10:22pm
March 18, 2016
South Heart School District bond referendum election to be held Tuesday
Decision day is coming early for South Heart School District residents. District voters will determine Tuesday whether or not an $11 million...
March 18, 2016 - 10:16pm
February 10, 2016
School report card: State of Education event brings together leaders from Dickinson’s higher education, K-12 institutions
Doug Sullivan, superintendent of the Dickinson Public School district, said he’s been confused for everyone from U.S. Sen. John Hoeven to Dr. Seuss when visiting the district’s various schools. Sullivan took to the podium Tuesday at the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce’s State...
February 10, 2016 - 11:55am
February 8, 2016
No-frills name: New Dickinson Middle School to be officially named just that
Dickinson’s new middle school has a no-frills name. The school, currently under construction on the northwest side of town, has been named...
February 8, 2016 - 9:29pm
January 11, 2016
Unvaccinated DPS students to be kept out of school
An ongoing campaign by Dickinson Public Schools to bring its students in compliance with immunization schedules mandated by the North Dakota Century Code may reach an uneasy close early next month. Students not fully up to date with their immunizations as required by state law will...
January 11, 2016 - 8:37pm
January 7, 2016
A class above: South Heart School could start expansion this summer
The South Heart School, which serves students ranging from preschool through high school, could begin a considerable expansion as early as this...
January 7, 2016 - 8:52pm