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ND lawmakers set to select studies for interim
John Boehner unloads on Trump: A 'complete disaster'
Faces of the Boom: Workers adjust to meet changing demands in ND's oil fields
Park Rapids police reveal contents inside suspicious box initially considered to be possible explosives
U.S. takes 'full responsibility' for Manchester intelligence leaks, Tillerson says
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
Vikings' Zimmer: 'I'll be back shortly with one eye or two'
Vikings sign two 2017 draft picks, but rookie contract disputes rage on
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Killdeer well-represented at state meet
Port: Thank the government for protecting you from low milk prices
Port: Sen. Heitkamp condemns 'dark money' in politics despite it paying for ads touting her re-election
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Margaret "Marge" Kovacs
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
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May 17, 2016
Senate set to approve $1.1 billion in Zika virus funding
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate on Tuesday cleared the way for approval of $1.1 billion in immediate funds to battle the Zika virus that is linked...
News/Nation and World
May 17, 2016 - 5:15pm
April 11, 2016
Letter: Do your job, Sen. Hoeven
Dear Sen. Hoeven, I am a retired officer of the U.S. Navy. I did my duty. I remember the day that I took the oath of office, including the part about supporting and defending the Constitution of the United States. I took that oath seriously and followed it to the best of my ability,...
April 11, 2016 - 5:50pm
Port: Heidi Heitkamp must know Obama’s Supreme Court nominee would be terrible for North Dakota
MINOT -- According to the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, North Dakota is ranked No. 9 on the list of states most vulnerable to federal...
April 11, 2016 - 2:42pm
April 2, 2016
Grand Forks Rep. Glassheim says he’s healthy, will accept Dem-NPL nomination for U.S. Senate
BISMARCK – Longtime state Rep. Eliot Glassheim of Grand Forks said he will accept the Democratic-NPL Party’s nomination for U.S. Senate on...
April 2, 2016 - 3:45pm
November 28, 2015
Heitkamp votes frustrate some Dems, but party still behind her
BISMARCK -- When asked once if she voted with her heart or with her constituents, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said she responded, “I vote with my head.”...
November 28, 2015 - 12:01am
November 23, 2015
Fargo dad, daughter running for state Senate, House
FARGO — Construction has long been the Roers’ family business. If voters in Fargo’s District 46 agree, politics could also become a family affair. Jim Roers, the founder and CEO of Roers Companies, is seeking the Republican endorsement for the state Senate seat, while his...
November 23, 2015 - 9:28pm
November 4, 2015
Senate votes to disapprove Waters of the U.S. rule
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a resolution to do away with the controversial Waters of the U.S. rule. But opponents of the legislation still need to overcome a presidential veto, which they say they're unlikely to do. WOTUS, as it's commonly known, would...
News/Nation and World
November 4, 2015 - 5:51pm
November 3, 2015
Senate rejects attempt to redo WOTUS
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate on Tuesday afternoon rejected an attempt to move forward with the debate on a bill that would block implementation of the controversial Waters of the U.S. rule. A wide range of farm groups oppose WOTUS, under which the Environmental Protection Agency...
November 3, 2015 - 4:37pm
October 1, 2015
Bill to end oil export ban passes Senate committee, but doomed by amendment
BISMARCK – A bill sponsored by U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp to scrap the nation’s ban on exporting crude oil passed a committee Thursday but...
October 1, 2015 - 5:40pm
September 30, 2015
Senators seek more Democrats to repeal U.S. oil export ban
WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers who want to ditch the 40-year-old U.S. ban on exporting oil will likely enjoy a victory on Thursday in the Senate banking committee -- but they are struggling to garner enough Democratic support to pass the bill in the full chamber. The legislation is expected...
September 30, 2015 - 5:08pm
September 9, 2015
Heitkamp says she won't run for governor
BISMARCK – U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, widely considered Democrats’ best hope for reclaiming the governor’s office in North Dakota for the...
September 9, 2015 - 12:12pm
September 2, 2015
Obama secures key vote to protect Iran nuclear deal in U.S. Congress
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Wednesday secured the 34th Senate vote needed to sustain a veto of any congressional resolution disapproving a nuclear deal with Iran, ensuring the accord will not fail in the U.S. Congress. Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski announced her...
News/Nation and World
September 2, 2015 - 2:31pm
August 27, 2015
U.S. oil export advocates use Iran deal to buttress argument
WASHINGTON -- U.S. oil industry lobbyists and Congressional supporters of lifting the U.S. ban on oil exports hope they can gain more support as lawmakers debate whether to approve the Obama administration's nuclear deal with Iran, which would result in more Iranian oil on world markets. Supporters...
August 27, 2015 - 2:09pm
August 9, 2015
Heitkamp said lifting U.S. oil export ban would buffer Iran
FARGO -- Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., is widely viewed as one of about a dozen Democrats in the Senate whose votes could determine the fate of...
August 9, 2015 - 10:21pm
August 4, 2015
U.S. Senate blocks Planned Parenthood defunding measure
WASHINGTON -- Republican legislation to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood failed to gather enough support in the U.S. Senate on Monday, halting at least for now moves to punish the women's health group for its role in gathering fetal tissue from abortions for medical...
News/Nation and World
August 4, 2015 - 11:06am