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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
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'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
January 9, 2017
Proposal would eliminate North Dakota Treasurer's Office
BISMARCK—A bipartisan group of North Dakota lawmakers have proposed legislation that, if approved by voters, would phase out the Office...
January 9, 2017 - 5:19pm
January 5, 2017
North Dakota lawmakers approve more conservative revenue forecast
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers approved a budget forecast for the coming two-year budget cycle that's more conservative than the one...
January 5, 2017 - 5:06pm
Proposal would cut State Hospital from North Dakota Constitution
BISMARCK – A North Dakota Senate committee got its first look Thursday, Jan. 5, at a proposal to remove the State Hospital in Jamestown from...
January 5, 2017 - 3:28pm
October 8, 2016
Legislator pushes to remove State Hospital from ND Constitution
FARGO—A state senator wants to see references to the North Dakota State Hospital and its location removed from the North Dakota Constitution....
October 8, 2016 - 10:23am
July 21, 2016
Democrats lay out ‘compassionate and strategic’ plan to erase budget shortfall in front of ND special session
FARGO – Democratic lawmakers laid out a plan Thursday to erase the state’s projected $309.5 million budget shortfall in a way they said would...
July 21, 2016 - 7:37pm
April 12, 2016
Fargo senator wants to close treasurer’s office if he wins election
BISMARCK – A Democratic lawmaker running for state treasurer wants to eliminate the office if he wins, a proposal that North Dakota voters...
April 12, 2016 - 4:48pm
March 1, 2016
Angel fund incentive comes under more scrutiny from lawmakers
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers raised concerns Tuesday that investors are taking advantage of a state tax incentive program and vented frustrations...
March 1, 2016 - 4:37pm
April 13, 2015
Committee rejects Dems’ attempt to add anti-discrimination language to budget bill
BISMARCK – Democrats have failed in their first attempt to salvage language from a defeated bill that aimed to outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation, and they say further attempts are unlikely as the session draws to a close. After House lawmakers killed Senate...
April 13, 2015 - 10:49pm
March 10, 2015
Family fighting rare disease pleads for ‘Right to Try’ law on experimental drug
BISMARCK — Time is running out for brothers Lane, Tanner and Ty Kulsrud. All three boys, who range in age from 13 to 9, have a rare metabolic disorder that is progressively damaging their brains and robbing them of physical abilities. Untreated, their disease is a death sentence....
March 10, 2015 - 9:33pm
November 20, 2014
Mathern: Clean energy has solid footing in North Dakota
North Dakota is becoming a leader in clean energy due to its abundant resources and state policies. As state senator, I’ve seen firsthand our state’s potential in this growing market. New research by The Pew Charitable Trusts highlights the significance of the state’s renewable...
November 20, 2014 - 7:34pm
August 23, 2014
Does ND crude need to be stabilized?
DICKINSON, N.D. -- What can be done to keep trains from becoming "Bakken bombs?" It's a question on the minds of many North Dakota residents...
August 23, 2014 - 6:59pm
July 25, 2014
AG: Some health insurance plans fail to comply with federal law
BISMARCK — North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued an opinion Friday concluding that some plans offered by two major health insurers likely fail to comply with federal law by excluding coverage for residential treatment of adults for substance abuse. The opinion applied...
July 25, 2014 - 11:34pm
June 14, 2014
Gap in addiction treatment from ‘essential benefits’ standard
FARGO — There’s an unintended gap in adult residential treatment for addictions because of North Dakota’s selection of the basic “essential services” coverage under the Affordable Care Act, service providers and mental health advocates say. As a result, some people with...
June 14, 2014 - 10:53pm
May 9, 2014
Mathern: New flaring guidelines needed
The federal Bureau of Land Management was in North Dakota this week holding a listening session with North Dakotans on what can and should be done to curtail natural gas flaring and methane emissions associated with oil and gas production on public lands in the state. North Dakota...
May 9, 2014 - 5:05pm