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State Board of Higher Education approves change in tenure policy
North Dakota legislators take mid-session break, assess work of the 'first period'
Burgum signs protest bills after main camp is cleared
Upset at Trump, Mexico voices 'worry and irritation' to U.S. envoys
Two found dead in house fire in northwest Minnesota
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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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Davies girls make hockey history with quarterfinal win
Fourth line sparks Central boys to opening-round win
Midgets open state tournament against undefeated Knights
Blue Hawks find a way past Dakota State in tourney opener
Before prep for Waldorf, Blue Hawks took time to celebrate title
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Matthew D. Butler
Jacob R. "Jake" Renner
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
April 14, 2016
Standing Rock one of two sites to host U.S. Census test
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s Standing Rock Reservation will host one of two U.S. Census Bureau tests aimed at improving how the agency works with tribal communities and measures needs, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Thursday. Heitkamp said the bureau will work with the Standing...
April 14, 2016 - 4:33pm
February 26, 2016
Standing Rock, S.D. tribal members protest Dakota Access Pipeline
BISMARCK -- A grassroots group of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe members protested the Dakota Access Pipeline in front of the tribal administration office Friday. Organizer Dustin Thompson said the group is opposed to the pipeline and feels administration has been close-lipped about the...
February 26, 2016 - 5:52pm
January 11, 2016
Standing Rock mother’s 13th conviction for child abuse or neglect lands her behind bars
ABERDEEN, S.D. -- A Standing Rock Sioux Indian Reservation mother who has had 12 previous convictions for child abuse or neglect will spend more than three years in custody for her most recent case after her seven children, including an injured baby in a car seat, were found in her...
News/crime and courts
January 11, 2016 - 10:17am
June 18, 2014
Benson: The vision of President Obama and Chief Sitting Bull
Next week some 500 visitors will convene at the Real Bird Ranch, adjacent to the Little Bighorn Battle site, near Hardin, Mont., to watch the 21st annual Battle of the Little Bighorn re-enactment. For four days, men will dress in cavalry soldier uniforms and ride their horses in the...
June 18, 2014 - 6:17pm
June 13, 2014
Tribal members watch as Obama touches down in Cannon Ball
CANNON BALL, N.D. – Generations of American Indians gathered to take pictures and video as President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama landed in Marine 1 helicopter at 2:49 p.m. Friday in Cannon Ball. Standing in her uncle’s driveway with about 20 relatives, Alycia...
June 13, 2014 - 4:09pm
June 12, 2014
ND tribes differ in goals for Obama’s visit: All tribal chairmen invited to Cannon Ball
BISMARCK — Richard McCloud admits he had his fingers crossed when he heard President Barack Obama planned to visit an American Indian reservation in North Dakota. The chairman of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa said he would have loved to host the president at the tribe’s...
June 12, 2014 - 10:50pm
Red Cross says up to 10,000 expected for Obama visit to N.D. reservation; agency will provide first aid station
BISMARCK – The American Red Cross plans to provide a first aid and hydration station during Friday’s visit by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama that’s expected to draw as many as 10,000 people to Cannon Ball, N.D., on the Standing Rock Reservation. The...
June 12, 2014 - 10:54am
June 11, 2014
‘The highest status:’ President’s visit to ND coincides with powwow honoring veterans
BISMARCK — Akíčhita. The Lakota word means “warrior,” and President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will discover just how much that means to North Dakota’s Standing Rock Sioux Tribe on Friday. Their presidential visit to the community of Cannon Ball coincides...
June 11, 2014 - 6:11pm
June 5, 2014
Barack Obama bound for Standing Rock: Reservation visit next week will be first by a president since 1999
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are headed to Cannon Ball on June 13 to visit the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, the White House announced Thursday. Obama will be the first sitting president to visit Indian Country since 1999 when Bill Clinton went to the Pine...
June 5, 2014 - 11:29pm
May 19, 2014
Tribal leaders urge UND to take action on racism: 'Expel the students’ who wore offensive T-shirts
BISMARCK — Tribal college leaders asked for swift disciplinary action against the group of University of North Dakota students behind the “Siouxper...
May 19, 2014 - 5:20pm
June 5, 2013
UND law student to join Standing Rock prosecutors in first-ever partnership
GRAND FORKS -- For the first time, one of the University of North Dakota law school students fanning out to summer externships with judges, courts and other parts of the legal system will join a tribal court, at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. Rachel Egstad, who has finished...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Lakota speakers looking to start language-immersion day care
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Standing Rock drug case prosecuted in 2 courts
FARGO (AP) -- Authorities say a drug trafficking case on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota and South Dakota is unique because it will be prosecuted in both federal and tribal courts. Seventeen people were arrested Tuesday in the case known as Operation Prairie...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am