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Israel's Shimon Peres, 93, dies in Tel Aviv
Clinton seeks to keep Trump on defensive after debate
Obama power plant rules face key test in U.S. court
Chelsea Clinton coming to Fargo for fundraiser
Bismarck murder trial delayed until January
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
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
July 7, 2016
Federal drone test site research program in ND could see 3-year extension
GRAND FORKS - A federal research initiative centered on integrating unmanned aircraft systems into national airspace with ties to North Dakota could see an additional three years of operation. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Wednesday the U.S. Senate and House reached an agreement...
July 7, 2016 - 4:18pm
September 23, 2015
Stark County sobriety checkpoint set for Friday
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Highway Patrol is conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Friday at a predetermined location in Stark County. Checkpoints are an effort by the highway patrol to deter drunk driving by increasing the awareness of the dangers of impaired driving. Officers...
September 23, 2015 - 11:49pm
November 8, 2013
North Dakota students up in math over 20 years
North Dakota students are excelling at math, but reading scores are stagnant, according to The Nation’s Report Card, the official website of the National Assessment of Educational Progress. Results were released Thursday for the mandatory standardized math and reading tests taken...
November 8, 2013 - 6:36pm
October 24, 2013
Regulator says company should have been warned of pipeline trouble
BISMARCK -- A federal regulator says preliminary test results showing a problem with the oil pipeline that leaked more than 20,000 barrels of Bakken crude should have been available to the company before the leak was discovered. "It is completely unacceptable that a company would...
October 24, 2013 - 12:00am
August 21, 2013
ND ACT scores below average
FARGO -- Students who graduated from high school in North Dakota may not be adequately prepared for college, according to a report released today...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
DSU grad scores in top 1 percent on business test
If anyone wants to know where Jason Kovacevich is, a good bet would be to follow the money. A finance major who completed his bachelor's degree at Dickinson State University in the spring, Kovacevich was an accomplished business student at the college who, for the time being, deals...
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
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
April 19, 2013
American Engineering Testing Inc. employees, from left, Jody Ayer and Brent Thomas do geotechnical drilling tests on State Avenue on Thursday....
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
December 1, 2012
ND ranks high in spending for standardized testing
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota is among the states that spent the most on standardized testing with $69 spent per student last year, according to a national report released Thursday. The Brown Center on Education Policy found North Dakota's spending trailed only Delaware, Alaska, Hawaii...
December 1, 2012 - 12:00am
October 4, 2012
Test: Embed Map
October 4, 2012 - 4:37pm
June 13, 2012
A test to vote
Jordan Reger, 8, watches Dad, John Reger, Dickinson, vote at the Armory Tuesday afternoon. "Dad is taking a test -- one to vote," Jordan sai...
June 13, 2012 - 12:56am
February 28, 2012
Some southwest ND schools, including Halliday, unhappy bar keeps getting raised with test
North Dakota education officials are worried a test mandated through the No Child Left Behind Act is hurting North Dakota schools. In response,...
February 28, 2012 - 12:00am
January 26, 2012
DSU, Chinese students hit language barrier: Five are asked to leave campus
Five Chinese students have been asked to leave Dickinson State University after test results showed their communication skills were inadequate, officials said Wednesday. "This is not the students' fault," DSU President D.C. Coston said.
January 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 11, 2009
Sparkling results on city water tests
Dickinson residents can feel safe drinking tap water after a yearly report came back clean. Throughout the year, Dickinson spends time testing...
June 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 14, 2009
Error on test spotted by student
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- A high school student's keen eye has caught a state test error that managed to slip past teachers, test coordinators and other students for almost a year. Geoffrey Stanford, 17, discovered during a Kansas writing test last week that an essay question concerning...
February 14, 2009 - 6:22pm