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34-year-old is first judicial appointment by Burgum
K-9 search reveals more than 30 pounds of marijuana in vehicle over weekend
MN-based company looks west
VIDEO: Police block Planned Parenthood protesters trying to deliver petition to Rep. Cramer's Fargo office
Nome, ND relieved by church fire, but Cobb says he may still try to stay
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Vegas
ND abortion provider: Judge Neil Gorsuch would oppress women's rights
Port: Congressman Cramer says Planned Parenthood video showing protesters turned back by cops was a “stunt”
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Pates: Juggernaut McM Inc. farm ends in epic fail
Port: We desperately need more information on refugee resettlement in North Dakota
Clemence "Clem" Allmaras
M. Leroy Jacobs
Arlene J. Kramer
Kathryn Koyama Wandler
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Secretary of State
Jaeger rejects medical marijuana petition, says paperwork incomplete
BISMARCK – North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger rejected a petition submitted Tuesday by backers of a proposed ballot measure to legalize medical marijuana, saying they have more paperwork to complete before he can review it. “What you’ve given me today, I cannot accept...
October 27, 2015 - 2:39pm
Farmers Union will seek referendum on exemptions to anti-corporate farming law
BISMARCK – Leaders of North Dakota’s largest farm organization decided Friday to pursue a ballot measure asking voters to reject a recently...
March 27, 2015 - 7:36pm
March 23, 2015
Questions around local legislator’s campaign prompt ND Secretary of State to review federal laws
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Questions about a Canadian contribution to a Grand Forks state legislator’s campaign have prompted the North Dakota Secretary...
March 23, 2015 - 10:43pm
November 8, 2014
‘Easy as pie’ hard to chew: College students encounter voter ID problems
GRAND FORKS — Some University of North Dakota students were confused by voter identification requirements during Tuesday’s election, and a Democratic lawmaker blamed a recent change in state law. Many of the issues appear to involve students without their current residential...
November 8, 2014 - 6:27pm
November 5, 2014
Jaeger downs Fairfield, Riemers for Secretary of State
BISMARCK — Incumbent Republican Al Jaeger won another term as North Dakota secretary of state in Tuesday’s general election. Jaeger carried the state with 141,380 votes compared to Democratic challenger April Fairfield’s 73,260. Libertarian candidate Roland Riemers gathered...
November 5, 2014 - 1:45am
November 4, 2014
ND secretary of state fielding comments about voter ID, campaigning
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Secretary of State’s office was fielding some comments and complaints Tuesday about Election Day campaigning and voter identification. At one polling site in Grand Forks, a couple of University of North Dakota students were sent to get a student...
November 4, 2014 - 5:49pm
October 30, 2014
Fairfield blames secretary of state for failure of technology project: Jaeger defends his work for the state
FARGO — April Fairfield, Democratic candidate for secretary of state, once again criticized her opponent for not doing enough to speed up the technological advancement of his office. Fairfield called Secretary of State Al Jaeger “stuck in the past” for what she described as...
October 30, 2014 - 10:45pm
October 28, 2014
Early votes top 40,000 in N.D.
BISMARCK – A week before Election Day, more than 40,000 North Dakotans have already voted through absentee ballots, vote-by-mail ballots and at early voting centers, Secretary of State Al Jaeger said Tuesday. Jaeger said 40,599 ballots had been cast as of Monday night. For...
October 28, 2014 - 11:50am
October 25, 2014
Service at heart for ND secretary of state race: 3 candidates want Jaeger’s seat
BISMARCK — Both major party candidates for secretary of state agree the office is vitally important and currently very busy. “We’re not the only agency feeling (North Dakota growing pains) it,” said Al Jaeger, the Republican incumbent for the position. “When the registration...
October 25, 2014 - 7:25pm
October 20, 2014
Letter: ND deserves a secretary of state who knows it’s the 21st century
North Dakota was named the best state for young Americans by Business Insider Magazine. We have the lowest unemployment rate in the country, and have been named one of the best places to live for people in their 20s. Unfortunately, at a time of amazing growth and opportunity for...
October 20, 2014 - 6:15pm
October 3, 2014
Our View: Republican incumbents earn re-election bids
Stenehjem has earned re-election as state’s attorney general North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem should be re-elected by a wide margin. He’s demonstrated again and again his ability to protect the integrity of his office while rising to an entirely new set of challenges...
October 3, 2014 - 7:40pm
September 26, 2014
Fairfield continues to criticize Jaeger over voter ID law
FARGO — Expired driver’s licenses will be acceptable forms of identification at the polls, Secretary of State Al Jaeger wrote in an email to county auditors this week. Jaeger said he sent the email as a clarification to address confusion among county auditors over the state’s...
September 26, 2014 - 12:15am
September 23, 2014
Incumbent secretary of state, challenger clash over voter ID law
FARGO — Secretary of State Al Jaeger defended himself against criticism from his Democratic challenger over the state’s voter ID law in a debate here on Tuesday. Democratic-NPL candidate April Fairfield criticized as unnecessary and harmful the voter ID law passed by the Legislature...
September 23, 2014 - 10:51pm
September 17, 2014
Funds OK’d for overtime, temporary help in N.D. secretary of state’s office
BISMARCK – Secretary of State Al Jaeger got permission Wednesday to move more money into his budget for overtime and temporary staff as his office continues to experience what he called “unprecedented” demand for services brought on by North Dakota’s thriving economy. Jaeger...
September 17, 2014 - 4:29pm
August 25, 2014
Political opposition of ND voting process inaccurate
It has been suggested by a political party partisan that promoting voter turnout is one of the duties of the secretary of state. However, I believe the responsibility for voter turnout is a function of candidates, political parties, and proponents and opponents of measures. Under...
August 25, 2014 - 6:10pm