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Minnesota firearms permits down
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
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Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
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Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Letter: Remove the ‘gag amendment’ from trafficking bill
Shaw: No longer can Giuliani be admired
Omdahl: Legislative damage is sustainable — so far
Our View: Innovation of byproducts next step for ND energy
Letter: Dickinson needs to control growth in face of oil slowdown
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
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Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
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Teresa Jean Odermann Weinand
Verna Mae Tosner
One step closer: Miller, Leuenberger ready to compete at national meet
DSU sweeps Golden Eagles in series finale
Vikings communicating with Peterson
Preparing for Region 7 battle
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
McKenzie County authorities searching for man following shooting incident
June 22, 2012
UND recruit set to in 1st round of NHL draft
GRAND FORKS -- Jordan Schmaltz didn't follow the different NHL Draft rankings as they came out each month this winter. "I was worrying about my team, striving to win a championship," he said. In the end, Schmaltz was successful in both endeavors. The University of North Dakota...
June 22, 2012 - 12:01am
June 21, 2012
NDSU president Bresciani nicked Summit League commissioner for weighing in on UND nickname matter
FARGO -- It was January 2011 when Summit League Commissioner Tom Douple said it was University of North Dakota officials, not the league, who asked that retirement of the Fighting Sioux moniker be required for league membership. Douple's comment kicked up a dust-storm in an already...
June 21, 2012 - 11:45pm
June 12, 2012
Schlossman: Matt Greene helped turn it around for L.A. Kings
GRAND FORKS -- Four years ago, I got in touch with Los Angeles Kings assistant general manager Ron Hextall to do a story about his son, Brett, coming to the University of North Dakota. In making small talk, I mentioned that his team just acquired a former Sioux in defenseman Matt...
June 12, 2012 - 11:25pm
ND voters: Retire the Fighting Sioux nickname
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakotans signaled Tuesday they're ready to say goodbye to UND's Fighting Sioux nickname, overwhelmingly favoring a ballot measure that would allow the university to drop the name. With 84 percent of precincts reporting, the "Yes" vote on Measure 4 was leading...
news / north dakota / sports
June 12, 2012 - 9:56pm
June 11, 2012
New college hockey conference taps Target Center
MINNEAPOLIS -- The National Collegiate Hockey Conference's postseason tournament is coming to Target Center. The new eight-team league has announced a five-year agreement to hold the semifinals, third-place game and championship at the downtown arena beginning in March 2014. Target...
June 11, 2012 - 4:52pm
June 5, 2012
UND coaches: Nickname effects are serious, real
FARGO -- A group of University of North Dakota athletic coaches say the embattled Fighting Sioux nickname and logo will hurt their ability to recruit, damage relationships with other schools and limit opportunities for student athletes until it is retired. Five coaches, including...
June 5, 2012 - 10:57pm
May 28, 2012
Positive end to a difficult time: UND looks back on building blocks to full Division I status
GRAND FORKS -- If things go according to plan this summer, UND's five-year NCAA Division I transition is over. In the final campaign, the University of North Dakota football team went 8-3 and captured a share of the Great West Conference title. The volleyball team won its third straight...
May 28, 2012 - 10:32pm
Big jump to the Big Sky
GRAND FORKS -- University of North Dakota football coach Chris Mussman was asked if he feels a weight has been lifted off his shoulders now that the difficult transition from NCAA Division II to Division I is in the rear-view mirror. He just laughed. Like all of UND's programs heading...
May 28, 2012 - 10:31pm
April 23, 2012
UND hockey coach Dave Hakstol has salary advantage over NDSU football coach Craig Bohl
FARGO -- In the Battle of the Coaching Pocketbook, University of North Dakota men's hockey coach Dave Hakstol is the state's public university...
April 23, 2012 - 11:20pm
April 15, 2012
UND's defense maintains upper hand at second spring scrimmage
GRAND FORKS -- A few plays into Saturday's scrimmage, University of North Dakota safety Erik Mersereau came up with an interception and sprinted approximately 30 yards before the whistle blew. Instead of stopping, he did a celebratory no-hands forward flip -- an indication of his...
college / sports
April 15, 2012 - 6:39pm
April 11, 2012
Sioux lineman to make impact after breaking leg
GRAND FORKS -- In the University of North Dakota's 2010 homecoming game against Southern Utah, Sioux defensive lineman Seth Stanchik had a shot at taking down the Thunderbirds' quarterback Brad Sorenson. "It was one of the first plays of the second half," Stanchik recalled. "I was...
college / sports
April 11, 2012 - 12:13am
April 7, 2012
Sioux defense shines in first scrimmage of spring
GRAND FORKS -- Many of the University of North Dakota football team's proven commodities took a back seat Saturday in the first live scrimmage of spring football. That gave Sioux coach Chris Mussman a chance to evaluate his depth. Expectedly, results were mixed. "I liked our tempo,"...
college / sports
April 7, 2012 - 10:58pm
March 31, 2012
Sioux still don't feel good about way season ended
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota men's hockey team went 22-6-2 down the stretch with an undermanned squad, won the Broadmoor Trophy as Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoff champions, earned a No.
March 31, 2012 - 11:08pm
March 16, 2012
Sioux throttle Huskies in Final Five
ST. PAUL -- The final moments were tense. But when Thursday night finally ended, the University of North Dakota men's hockey team could let...
March 16, 2012 - 12:45am