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Press Pass, Thursday, August 25
Drone flights showcase next generation of aircraft, uses at Grand Forks summit
Jamestown police officer surprised sex offender allegedly attacked woman
NDUS chancellor: Open records laws should be limited in university presidential searches
Early enrollment largely steady at F-M campuses
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
Titans volleyball players look to prosper in new positions
Building a successful program not easy in college-rich Charleston, S.C.
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Scoreboard of Aug. 25, 2016
Solo hit with six-month ban over ‘cowards’ comments
Other Views: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
good bad and ugly
Donald "Donnie" Melling, Sr.
George F. Anton
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
August 1, 2016
Federal judge rules in favor tribal members, blocks N.D. voter ID law
BISMARCK — Recent changes to North Dakota's voter identification laws have placed an "undue burden" on Native Americans and other voters, a federal judge ruled Monday in ordering the state to put its 2012 voter ID laws back into place. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland...
August 1, 2016 - 4:57pm
May 27, 2016
Trump offends tribes with ‘Pocahontas’ comment
BISMARCK – Some Native Americans in attendance Thursday at Donald Trump’s North Dakota speech say a comment he made about “Pocahontas”...
May 27, 2016 - 2:56pm
Teen suicide on Indian reservation brings tears of sadness, cry for help
AGENCY VILLAGE, S.D. -- Fifteen-year-old Aiyana Englund got up in front of a crowd in the rotunda of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate tribal headquarters this past summer and talked about respect. The Dakota word is “ohoda” and it’s one of the Sioux Indian cultural values. Apparently,...
News/Nation and World
November 27, 2015 - 5:00am
October 9, 2015
Tribe starts growing plants for ‘marijuana resort’ in southeast South Dakota
FLANDREAU, S.D. -- The marijuana plants are already growing in a remodeled building on the Flandreau Santee Sioux reservation as the southeast...
News/Nation and World
October 9, 2015 - 6:32pm
August 19, 2015
Council members call for investigation of former tribal chairman
BISMARCK — A request by the Three Affiliated Tribes council for a federal investigation into former tribal chairman Tex Hall took another step forward Tuesday. Three tribal council members, acting as a judicial committee, approved a resolution proposed by Citizens for Change that...
August 19, 2015 - 9:42pm
August 18, 2015
Federal Reserve launches Center for Indian Country Development
MINNEAPOLIS — Only about 30 percent of 567 tribes in the United States have casinos and only about 20 percent are profitable enough to contribute a lot to their reservation residents, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. And many reservations are still rife with...
News/Nation and World
August 18, 2015 - 4:15pm
June 25, 2015
SD tribe hires company to help build marijuana operation
FLANDREAU, S.D. — While leaders of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe hired a Colorado company with close ties to South Dakota to help with their planned growing and recreational marijuana operation, South Dakota’s attorney general is sending out a strong message. Attorney General...
News/Nation and World
June 25, 2015 - 11:20pm
April 18, 2015
Federal, tribal officers check on sex offenders at Fort Berthold
NEW TOWN -– A joint law enforcement operation to check on sex offenders on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation found nearly 20 percent of offenders may be in violation of registration laws, the U.S. Marshal Service said. Deputy U.S. Marshals teamed up with Three Affiliated...
News/crime and courts
April 18, 2015 - 4:21pm
September 16, 2014
Tribal chairman calls critical report ‘smear campaign’: Allegations of unethical business deals swirl on eve of primary election
Members of the Three Affiliated Tribes staged a protest just a day before Tuesday’s primary election to demand the release of a months-long investigation into the business activities of tribal chairman Tex Hall. Tribal police locked the doors to the administration building; however,...
September 16, 2014 - 6:22pm
May 19, 2014
Tribal leaders urge UND to take action on racism: 'Expel the students’ who wore offensive T-shirts
BISMARCK — Tribal college leaders asked for swift disciplinary action against the group of University of North Dakota students behind the “Siouxper...
May 19, 2014 - 5:20pm
March 13, 2014
Heitkamp asks for road money for reservations
WASHINGTON — More than 60 percent of tribal roads are unpaved and 27 percent of bridges on tribal lands are deficient, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp highlighted Thursday. Heitkamp, D-N.D., pressed federal officials during a committee hearing on federal transportation programs to improve...
March 13, 2014 - 4:12pm
January 8, 2014
Tribal leaders mull smoke-free N.D. casinos, but don’t bet on it
BISMARCK – Tribal leaders are considering a proposal to ban smoking in North Dakota’s Indian casinos, but one tribal chairman said the odds of it happening are slim. Pushing the idea is the Intertribal Tobacco Use Coalition, comprised of tribal tobacco prevention staff from...
January 8, 2014 - 5:00pm
October 26, 2013
MHA Nation passes resolution calling for ‘Redskins’ nickname change
With a national movement aimed at changing a controversial pro football team’s nickname gaining steam, the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation’s tribal chairman has some advice for Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder.
October 26, 2013 - 8:15pm
August 16, 2013
Former Jamestown College prof bases games on N.D. tribes
JAMESTOWN -- AnnMaria De Mars says her math skills have helped her enjoy a great life. So now, the former Jamestown College professor is working on a way to teach math to children while incorporating Native American history, as told by the natives themselves. And she wants it to...
August 16, 2013 - 10:34pm
January 12, 2013
ND tribes to walk in President Obama's inauguration parade
FARGO -- When Prairie Rose Seminole received a call about North Dakota Native American participation in President Barack Obama's inauguration parade on Jan.
January 12, 2013 - 12:00am