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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
December 29, 2015
Sanford offers up to $20K signing bonuses in face of nurse shortage
FARGO -- Sanford Health is offering signing bonuses of up to $20,000 for qualified nurses in Fargo and Bismarck, as the company seeks to meet a dire need brought on by its growth this year, officials said Tuesday. Sanford typically hires nurses in the spring or summer, when most students...
December 29, 2015 - 6:36pm
November 12, 2015
N.D. teacher shortage spreads statewide
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota teacher licensing board learned Thursday that the shortage of teachers in North Dakota extends well beyond the Oil Patch. And while rural school districts have plenty of vacancies, urban ones also had unfilled positions when the school year started,...
November 12, 2015 - 11:25pm
February 11, 2014
BNSF to invest $600M in North Dakota railways
GRAND FORKS — BNSF Railway promised Tuesday to provide more locomotives and workers in the next few weeks to break the logjam of rail shipments that has dismayed North Dakota farmers and forced the detour of passenger trains through the state. In a meeting with North Dakota’s...
February 11, 2014 - 11:25pm
February 9, 2014
Child care at ‘tipping point’: North Dakota rolls out Bright & Early program to boost school readiness, recruit and retain providers and workers
BISMARCK — As a population boom puts pressure on North Dakota’s supply of child care services, the state is rolling out a program that officials hope will boost school readiness for kids and help recruit and retain workers for providers struggling to keep their facilities fully...
February 9, 2014 - 12:23am
August 3, 2012
The lack of a hay supply is leading to big headaches for farmers across southwest North Dakota. After several wet growing seasons, Lane Hall, North Dakota State University's extension county agent for Slope County, said the dryness is taking its toll on hay supplies. Hall said the...
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
5 western ND communities, including Killdeer, awarded day care grants
BISMARCK -- State officials awarded $625,000 in grants Thursday to help five western North Dakota communities address their child care shortage. The Board of University and School Lands approved $125,000 each for Killdeer, Watford City, Williston, Ray and Crosby to increase child...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Williston walk-in clinic closes
WILLISTON -- Mercy Medical Center has closed its walk-in clinic, in part due to a lack of staffing. Trina Bressler, vice president of outpatient and clinic services, said it was becoming difficult to recruit enough staff for the Express Care Clinic, which closed last Saturday. Officials...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
September 24, 2011
Hospital drug shortages deadly
September 24, 2011 - 12:00am
September 19, 2010
Funds low at area fire departments
Some area rural fire departments are struggling to find funding to replace equipment and structures. The Dickinson Rural Fire Department is...
September 19, 2010 - 12:00am
November 8, 2009
What vaccine shortage says about us
I'll remember it well. My husband had just had serious surgery, and I was asked to leave the hospital to write about congressional hearings on the flu vaccine shortage. Grumbling, I was informed by an editor that a national flu vaccine shortage was nothing to sneeze at and getting...
November 8, 2009 - 12:00am