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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
State of the Union
January 12, 2016
Obama knocks Republicans for anti-Muslim rhetoric, seeks to set 2016 tone
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama knocked Republican presidential candidates for anti-Muslim rhetoric and accused critics on Tuesday of playing...
News/Nation and World
January 12, 2016 - 10:51pm
January 11, 2016
Obama taking State of the Union speech to 'cord cutters'
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday will be more available to "cord cutters," a nod to the changing television viewing habits of Americans, the White House said on Sunday.Cable and satellite providers have been grappling with the changing preferences...
News/Nation and World
January 11, 2016 - 2:37pm
Fargo entrepreneur, Medal of Honor winner among State of the Union invitees
FARGO, N.D.-- A laid-off steelworker, a Medal of Honor recipient, a digital-media entrepreneur, a leader in the Twin Cities Muslim community...
January 11, 2016 - 10:19am
January 24, 2015
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Sometimes, you just have to rant. Every once in a while, as Peter Griffin once so eloquently said, there are aspects of life that tend to “grind my gears.” Here are a few of them that popped up last week: - Here a spill, there a spill: How many oil and saltwater spills and pipeline...
January 24, 2015 - 10:04pm
January 21, 2015
Kemp: Oil producers’ underappreciated role in U.S. economy
The eight states at the heart of the American shale oil revolution all grew faster than the U.S. national average over the last decade, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), underscoring the importance of oil production to the U.S. economy. Gross domestic product...
January 21, 2015 - 6:42pm
January 20, 2015
State of the Union: Obama urges skeptical Republicans to back his "middle-class economics"
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama challenged the Republican-led Congress on Tuesday to break out of the "tired old patterns" of confrontational...
January 20, 2015 - 11:14pm
Larimore train-bus accident rescuers are guests at State of the Union Address
LARIMORE -- Richard and Susan Lunski of Larimore were in denial when they were handed a handwritten note from a neighbor down the street, asking...
January 20, 2015 - 11:09pm
January 17, 2015
Obama speech to call for closing tax loopholes
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address will propose closing multibillion-dollar tax loopholes used by the wealthiest Americans, imposing a fee on big financial firms and then using the revenue to benefit the middle class, senior administration officials...
January 17, 2015 - 9:35pm
January 28, 2014
Obama lays out go-it-alone approach
President Barack Obama vowed on Tuesday to bypass a divided Congress and take action on his own to bolster America's middle class in a State...
January 28, 2014 - 10:35pm
January 27, 2014
Keystone XL unlikely a State of the Union topic
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will lay out an agenda on jobs, the economy and the environment during his State of the Union speech Tuesday night. But he is unlikely to mention the Keystone XL oil pipeline, a politically charged project that could shape his legacy in each...
January 27, 2014 - 5:24pm
Retired Guard member to attend State of the Union as Heitkamp’s guest
FARGO – When retired Army National Guard member Eric Marts told North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp at a town hall meeting last fall that he was...
January 27, 2014 - 10:52am
January 21, 2014
Wounded vet to attend State of the Union
FARGO — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced that wounded veteran Eric Marts will be her guest at next week’s State of the Union address. According to a news release, Heitkamp met Marts, who hosts a Fargo radio program for veterans, last summer when she traveled the...
January 21, 2014 - 4:34pm
February 13, 2013
SOTU: Heidi Heitkamp responds to president's address
North Dakota U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a Democrat, responds to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address in a YouTube video at the link in this story.
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
SOTU: Cramer says 'there's some good and some bad'
North Dakota's U.S. House representative found President Barack Obama's tone respectful during his State of the Union address Tuesday night in Washington, but there were some things Kevin Cramer would have liked to have heard. "There's some good and some bad," Cramer told The Dickinson...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
State of the Union: Obama says American dream in peril; fast action needed
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Declaring the American dream under siege, President Barack Obama called Tuesday night for a flurry of help for a hurting middle...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am