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71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
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The playmaker: If there's a will, there's a way to catch it for Urzendowski
Senior Spotlight: Get to know Bison punter Jackson Koonce
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Wiggins, Towns lead Timberwolves past Jazz
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
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Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
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Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
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April 6, 2017
Former ND teacher charged with smashing $6,695 school printer with hammer
NEW TOWN, N.D. – A former New Town teacher appeared in district court in Stanley Thursday on a charge that he destroyed a printer at the high...
April 6, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
September 12, 2016
Former teacher, coach gets plea deal in sexual misconduct case
WILLISTON, N.D.—A former Williston High School teacher and girls basketball coach accused of sexual misconduct earlier this year has accepted...
September 12, 2016 - 6:48pm
August 30, 2016
Teacher, spouse who died in murder-suicide had been accused in sex case
SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn.—A South St. Paul elementary school teacher and his husband, who were found dead of an apparent murder-suicide last week in Washington state, were under investigation for having sexual contact with a 16-year-old boy and inappropriate conduct with at least...
August 30, 2016 - 9:55pm
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
December 15, 2015
Bottineau teacher charged with sex offense involving a minor
BOTTINEAU, N.D.--A 24-year-old Bottineau Public Schools science teacher has been charged with a sex-related crime involving a minor. Marissa...
December 15, 2015 - 8:31pm
November 2, 2015
Reinstated teacher addresses email about Somali students
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- An East Grand Forks teacher is telling his side in a controversy over the school district's decision to place him on temporary leave after an email he sent about integrating Somali students into the district. High school social studies teacher Bryan...
November 2, 2015 - 11:28am
October 23, 2015
English language program at East Grand Forks High criticized
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- A controversial email has brought the English Learner program at East Grand Forks Senior High School into question, but the school's superintendent said it's too early to re-evaluate the weeks-old program. Social studies teacher Bryan Perkins returned...
October 23, 2015 - 6:00am
September 22, 2015
DPS Early Childhood Center teacher suspended for being drunk in school
An instructor at Dickinson’s Early Childhood Center has been suspended without pay by the Dickinson Public School Board at a special meeting following allegations that she had been inebriated at the school twice over the last four months. District Superintendent Doug Sullivan said...
September 22, 2015 - 10:14pm
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
August 14, 2015
Negotiators set $1.1M budget for Dickinson teacher salary increases
After a five-minute recess negotiators of Dickinson Public School Board reconvened with representatives from the Dickinson Education Association and agreed to allocate $1.1 million of remaining budgetary funds toward teacher salaries. “In an effort to be collaborative and get something...
August 14, 2015 - 9:56am
July 28, 2015
Retired math teacher shares memories of old Dickinson
In the early 1970s, some things weren’t done if you were a woman school teacher in Dickinson — like showing up to school wearing pants. It...
July 28, 2015 - 11:41pm
July 17, 2015
North Dakota teacher accused of having sex with student
OBERON — A principal and his son, a teacher, are no longer employed at a Benson County school after an investigation found the teacher has had a sexual relationship with a student. Corey Ploium, a former fifth- and sixth-grade teacher in Oberon, has been issued a restraining order...
July 17, 2015 - 12:15am
July 16, 2015
North Dakota teacher accused of having sex with student
OBERON, N.D. -- A principal and his son, a teacher, are no longer employed at a Benson County school after an investigation found the teacher has had a sexual relationship with a student. Corey Ploium, a former fifth- and sixth-grade teacher in Oberon, has been issued a restraining...
July 16, 2015 - 12:19pm
July 14, 2015
West Fargo to conduct its own investigation of Knodel
WEST FARGO -- The West Fargo School Board is doing its own investigation into whether Aaron Knodel violated any ethics policies and if he should return to his job as a high school English teacher. The 2014 North Dakota Teacher of the Year was recently acquitted of criminal charges...
July 14, 2015 - 9:51am