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Gov. Dayton reveals he has prostate cancer; diagnosed on Friday
Trump plans to keep Comey as FBI director, source says
'La La Land' leads diverse Oscar nominations lineup
U.S. Senate panel advances Ross, Chao nominations on voice vote
Oscar snubs and surprises: Scorsese out, Mel Gibson in
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
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'
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
Live at 1 p.m.: Funeral for fallen Rolette County Deputy Colt Allery
January 13, 2017
Child struck by car near Fargo school
FARGO—Fargo police are reminding drivers to slow down in school zones after a child was struck by a car near Roosevelt Elementary School, 1026...
January 13, 2017 - 9:31am
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