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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
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Overcoming barriers to employment
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Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
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Swift: Life is not so 'Rosy' with new Roomba
OUR VIEW: DSU nursing program too valuable to be eliminated
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December 8, 2016
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
NEW YORK - Almost 60 percent of transgender Americans have avoided using public restrooms for fear of confrontation, saying they have been harassed and assaulted, according to the largest survey taken of transgender people in the United States. The survey of 27,715 respondents reached...
News/Nation and World
December 8, 2016 - 2:54pm
North Dakota, other states, join fight on federal transgender policy
BISMARCK—North Dakota has filed a lawsuit against the federal government over the Obama administration's guidance on transgender bathroom policy, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, a Republican, said Friday. Nine other states joined North Dakota in filing the complaint in federal...
July 8, 2016 - 3:04pm
June 30, 2016
Estimate of United States transgender adults doubles amid debate on rights
NEW YORK — Twice as many U.S. adults identify as transgender than was previously thought, researchers said on Thursday, in a finding that could put pressure on lawmakers to address discrimination against transgender people. Some 1.4 million of U.S. adults, or 0.6 percent of the...
News/Nation and World
June 30, 2016 - 11:03pm
June 25, 2016
Transgender North Dakotans look to gain understanding, acceptance
GRAND FORKS -- Theresa Marshall’s journey from a young boy in suburban Chicago to transgender woman in Grand Forks started one of its earliest...
June 25, 2016 - 10:12pm
January 21, 2016
Sanford to seek dismissal of discrimination lawsuit filed by transgender former employee
FARGO -- Sanford Health is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court here by a former employee in Fargo who says she was discriminated against during her employment while she was transitioning from male to female. Sanford's answer to the lawsuit filed...
January 21, 2016 - 10:24pm
January 9, 2016
Minnesota school, some parents at odds over boy, 5, who’s transgender
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul charter school is divided over what to do for a 5-year-old boy who wears long blond curls and eschews a shirt and pants for a jumper with tights. Two sets of parents pulled their kindergartners out of Nova Classical Academy this school year after school officials...
News/Nation and World
January 9, 2016 - 10:49pm
December 16, 2015
Activist tackles trans, LGBT issues in the workplace
FARGO -- Among the many interesting things about Fargo resident Faye Seidler is that more Americans report having seen a ghost than having met...
December 16, 2015 - 10:59pm
October 1, 2014
Decision time after transgender athlete forum: Minnesota State High School League set to vote on participation
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. — It’s decision time for the Minnesota State High School League’s board of directors. On the eve of a vote on a...
October 1, 2014 - 10:36pm
Minnesota State High School League takes on gender
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Jae Bates sometimes wonders if he should have waited just a little longer.
October 1, 2014 - 1:06am
September 27, 2014
Devils Lake school survey, event questions anti-bullying policy for gay students
DEVILS LAKE — Jace Riggin hopes his former high school superintendent can reevaluate his position on the harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered students at the school. “The current environment for these students is extremely negative,” Riggin said. “Considering...
September 27, 2014 - 9:55pm
October 18, 2013
In fight against discrimination, Fargo city commissioners to consider a building registry
FARGO -- A city commissioner here will soon propose that Fargo consider banning housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Melissa Sobolik said she will test the waters at the Oct.
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
August 26, 2011
North Dakota has fewest same-sex couples
FARGO -- Same-sex couples in North Dakota are in rare company. Actually, the rarest of any state nationwide, according to an analysis of 2010 Census figures released Thursday by a California-based advocacy research group. Regional advocates say census data is deceptively low and...
August 26, 2011 - 12:00am