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North Dakota native Gary Johnson grabbing attention as third-party presidential candidate
Devils Lake, Ultra Green settle $2 million dispute
Volunteers restoring Dakota border's history half-mile at a time
Not less, but 'better' testing in North Dakota schools
Taylor HorseFest an outlet for those with old-time passions
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Veeder: Mist lifts off the doubt first-time mom feels
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Twins battle back but fall in 10 innings to White Sox
Late errors haunt Bismarck in loss to Wahpeton
Valley City earns comeback on Beulah, earns title game berth
Walker, Streb still tied after PGA rainout
Underdogs a year ago, top dogs now: Vikings have flipped script
Port: How to not matter
Omdahl: Was ignorance the problem in primaries?
McFeely: Dear NDSU athletic department overlords ...
Letter: North Dakota leaders cherish bragging rights over people
Letter: Native Americans will not let water be destroyed by Dakota Access Pipeline
good bad and ugly
Monte J. Geerts
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
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