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EPA expands areas of approved use for Dow’s Enlist Duo herbicide
Bill outlawing ‘revenge porn’ passes ND House
ND House passes bill providing immunity for those who report drug overdoses
Bill doubling beef checkoff passes ND Legislature
Secure Energy Services withdraws Dunn Co. landfill app.
New rail data highlights how much ND crude heads east
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
North Dakota's new oil train safety checks seen missing risks
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Holten: The reason barns are red
Kemp: Million barrels of oil per day riding U.S. rails
Letter: E-cigs need more restrictions
Jacobs: ‘ND exceptionalism’ explains much about state
Other Views: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype
Ukrainians celebrate Easter with tradition of pysanky art
Shuttle bus service returns to Dickinson schools, enrollment period begins May 13
T-shirts evolve to rude sayings and bad ideas
Journeying the Narrow Path
Rolling Stones to play in Minneapolis on June 3
Dorothy P. Ficek
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Dominant one-two punch: Lawrence, Watson led DSU to a doubleheader sweep over Yellow Jackets
UND prepares to play in Frozen Four
Feeney signs to play for Blue Hawks
Vonn an apt role model for young skiers
NDSU receiver depth forces freshman into key roles
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
Stark County issues burn ban
July 28, 2013
Father of DUI victim asks senator to resign
GRAND FORKS -- A man who became an advocate for tougher drunk driving laws in North Dakota after losing family members to a drunk driver is asking...
July 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 2, 2013
Former Sen. Dorgan stays busy, writes thrillers
GRAND FORKS -- In "Gridlock," a political thriller due out in July, one of the novel's main characters -- a genius scientist with the dark good looks of actress Lara Flynn Boyle -- drives out to the western North Dakota ranch of a friend, Ashley Borden, "brash" reporter for the Bismarck...
June 2, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
Sen. Heitkamp visits Head Start
Head Start/Early Head Start director Sharon Hanson, left, discusses some of the issues her program has with the influx of people coming to the...
January 17, 2013 - 12:00am
December 16, 2012
From 'cleanup girl' to senator: Heitkamp talks of working class roots, large family
GRAND FORKS -- There is pride in Heidi Heitkamp's eyes and voice as she talks about working construction as a teenager and tough summer jobs...
December 16, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
ND senator proposes fracking legislation
WILLISTON -- North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven announced Tuesday he will introduce this week new hydraulic fracturing legislation that would give states more power to regulate energy development. Hoeven, who is hosting Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, on a tour of the Bakken this week,...
local / news / oil
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 30, 2011
Dickinson Sen. George Nodland: I'm retiring
District 36 Sen. George Nodland, R-Dickinson, will not seek a second term, he announced Thursday. "I've been in involved in civic groups and affairs and committees and boards for over 40 years, and I think it's time to step aside and let hopefully somebody younger get involved and...
local / news
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am
August 24, 2011
Conrad: 'That's my decision' not to run, Senator 'flattered' by Facebook appeal, but says his Senate service will end next year
FARGO -- Sen. Kent Conrad said Tuesday he's "flattered" by a Facebook appeal urging him to seek another term, but it won't change his plans to retire from the Senate. "I announced in January that I would not be seeking re-election next year, and that's my decision," he said during...
August 24, 2011 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
Senator withdraws commerce secretary nomination
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican Sen. Judd Gregg of New Hampshire abruptly withdrew his nomination as commerce secretary Thursday, citing "irresolvable conflicts" with President Barack Obama's handling of the economic stimulus and 2010 census. "We are functioning from a different set...
February 12, 2009 - 2:50pm
February 7, 2009
Letter: Senator shares insight
Greetings from your District 36 senator. I would like to give you an update on my state Senate activities for the month of January. I have been assigned to two committees. The first committee is the Industry, Business and Labor Committee which meets on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday....
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
February 22, 2008
Dorgan: Bakken study is nearly complete
GRAND FORKS -- The U.S. Geological Survey is nearing completion of a research project that is attempting to quantify how much oil is contained in the Bakken shales formation and how much of it is recoverable. The study is expected to be completed by late April, said Sen. Byron Dorgan,...
Bakken / oil
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Dorgan is hopeful for accord
GRAND FORKS -- Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., said Thursday during an appearance here that he hopes an agreement on the stalled farm bill will be reached soon. "I am cautiously optimistic," Dorgan said during an interview.
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am