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UND moves forward with online education provider Pearson
SD senator keeping an eye on Missouri River levels
Minnesota judge says Wetterling files are public; family of abducted boy will seek to change privacy laws
ND state Capitol getting new energy efficient elevators
Worker lifeflighted to Fargo following industrial accident
crime and courts
nation and world
ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafu
Bank of North Dakota reports 14th consecutive year of record profits
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
U.S. consumers who have store-bought romaine lettuce should 'throw it away immediately,' CDC says
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
She calmly landed the Southwest flight and broke barriers as a fighter pilot
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
Road to MLS Player of the Week Award goes through Minnesota
More artificial turf awaits Twins' Max Kepler as he tests balky knee in center field
NFL suspends Vikings LB Brothers for violating policy
Former NFL player sells extremely rare Mickey Mantle rookie card for record $2.88M
Blue Hawks looking to bounce back in home opener
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Finnly Jay Simonieg
LaVonne M. Dill
Marie L. Kaiser
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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