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Bill proposes delaying parts of new ND medical marijuana law
Gene Cernan, last person to walk on the moon, dies at 82
IMF boosts U.S. growth forecasts on Trump spending, tax plans
Canada's Trudeau faces ethics probe over Bahamas trip
MLK's daughter says 'God can triumph over Trump'
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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
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'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
Packers-Cowboys, Steelers-Chiefs draw huge audiences
Zimmer: No timetable on Vikings QB Bridgewater's return
Kicker lifts Steelers past Chiefs to advance to AFC title game
Rodgers almost speechless after Packers thrilling win to advance to NFC championship
Mavericks halt Timberwolves' three-game win streak
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
AstroBob: Aurora -- the big picture from 518 miles up
Port: Legislative session has been embarrassing in the early going
Swift: Life is not so 'Rosy' with new Roomba
OUR VIEW: DSU nursing program too valuable to be eliminated
Shirley A. Dvorak
Kim F. Krull
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
March 6, 2016
Despite best efforts, sometimes the teacher-student relationship is abused by those in power
GRAND FORKS — Not here. That would never happen here. Not in Grand Forks. Not in our schools. That’s what people want to believe, even though recent history says there’s no reason why it couldn’t happen anywhere. North Dakota has seen its share of high-profile cases involving...
March 6, 2016 - 6:17am
October 27, 2015
Baesler pleased with ‘honest assessment’ of ND students
BISMARCK – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler said she is pleased with test scores released Tuesday from the new North Dakota State Assessment showing 46 percent of students proficient in English and 40 percent in math, but added there is a “tremendous...
October 27, 2015 - 11:11pm
October 14, 2015
UND to investigate alleged attack near fraternity
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The University of North Dakota plans to conduct its own investigation into claims that a non-student was attacked in late August at a fraternity because of his sexuality. Haakon Gisvold, an 18-year-old who said he is gay, alleged he was stripped of his clothes,...
October 14, 2015 - 4:21pm
September 4, 2015
Much of former UND law student's case against school dismissed
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A judge has dismissed several claims in a lawsuit filed by a former student against the University of North Dakota, its president, Law School deans and professors. Garet Bradford, 46, filed a complaint in May claiming UND had breached a contract, inflicted...
September 4, 2015 - 12:00pm
September 3, 2015
Much of former UND law student’s case against school dismissed
GRAND FORKS — A judge has dismissed several claims in a lawsuit filed by a former student against the University of North Dakota, its president, Law School deans and professors. Garet Bradford, 46, filed a complaint in May claiming UND had breached a contract, inflicted emotional...
September 3, 2015 - 11:15pm
August 19, 2015
Knodel will return to teaching English, placed at Sheyenne High
WEST FARGO — The 2014 North Dakota Teacher of the Year, Aaron Knodel, will return to work today as a teacher for Sheyenne High School, almost a year after he was suspended over criminal charges alleging he had a sexual relationship with a student. "I'm happy for him that he can...
August 19, 2015 - 5:00am
December 4, 2013
3 incidents involving student led to principal’s resignation
OAKES — An internal investigation was started after the longtime high school principal and activities director here threatened a student with violence in front of a classroom and went to the student’s home two times without permission, according to a memo from the district superintendent. Don...
December 4, 2013 - 9:45pm
October 2, 2013
DSU enrollment down again; Student body decreases nearly 42 percent in 3 years
Official Dickinson State University fall semester 2013 enrollment numbers paint the picture of a student body that has declined by nearly 42 percent in just three years. With the fourth week of fall semester classes in the books, DSU is reporting a slight increase in total enrollment...
October 2, 2013 - 12:00am
October 1, 2013
Valley City State University student arrested in murder case
VALLEY CITY - A Valley City State University student wanted on murder and attempted murder charges was arrested Tuesday at the university. Over the weekend, Valley City police were contacted by the Minneapolis Police Department, which requested assistance in the investigation of...
October 1, 2013 - 10:41pm
September 12, 2013
Consultant praises new K-12 funding formula
BISMARCK - A national education consultant gives the North Dakota Legislature an A-plus for its work in providing adequate and equitable funding to K-12 public schools. Allan Odden, a partner with Lawrence O. Picus and Associates, which designs school funding systems, told the Legislature's...
September 12, 2013 - 12:00am
July 31, 2013
Census: Poverty rises in college towns
GRAND FORKS - University students can raise poverty rates significantly in areas where they live, especially in college towns such as Grand Forks and Fargo, according to recent U.S.
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Error led to ACT do-over for Langdon school
GRAND FORKS -- The Langdon school district is paying for junior high school students to retake tests after their ACT scores were recently found to be invalid, according to school officials. In a recent letter sent to parents, school counselor LeeAnn Knudson said she failed to notify...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2013
Higher ed board approves tuition increase maximums
GRAND FORKS -- Students at North Dakota's 11 public colleges and universities could face tuition increases as high as 6.6 percent next fall, even after an "unprecedented" increase in state funding for the University System approved by legislators in the recently completed session. State...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
January 27, 2013
A financial challenge: ND student debt v. jobs market
Students headed for the University of North Dakota's aviation program are told up front the financial situation they'll face after graduation. It's...
January 27, 2013 - 12:00am
August 18, 2012
South Heart student body grows: School district incorporates modular rooms
South Heart School District is gearing up to bring students back to the classroom Wednesday. For some students, that will mean cracking their books in a modular room, as the district adjusts to an expanding student enrollment, said Principal Scott Jung, adding that school registration...
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am