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Oilfield spill contaminates creek in southwestern N.D.
Trump plans to clear Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines
'La La Land' leads diverse Oscar nominations lineup
Police say drunk man pushed toddler home from Grand Forks Wal-Mart in shopping cart
Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
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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
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
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
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
May 22, 2013
Parents of slain UND student in Rodriguez murder case: 'Justice will be served'
FARGO -- It's been 10 years ago this month since a Minnesota prison released Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. to his Crookston home, where he lived prior...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 19, 2013
Early signs of trouble at UND's nursing school
GRAND FORKS -- A year before faculty at the University of North Dakota's College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines raised concerns about the "climate of fear" created by Dean Denise Korniewicz, some school employees told university investigators that they feared the dean's administrative...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
EERC cuts 8 jobs due to funding slowdown
GRAND FORKS -- Because of a decline in research projects, the Energy & Environmental Research Center at the University of North Dakota has eliminated eight of its 270 jobs. The reason for the layoffs is a slowdown in funding from both the federal government and energy companies "for...
May 9, 2013 - 12:00am
May 6, 2013
UND provost aims for 'next level'
GRAND FORKS -- Entrepreneurship is one of the broad goals the University of North Dakota's new provost hopes to focus on as he settles into his role as second in command at the university. With the walls in his office still bare, Thomas DiLorenzo touched on several topics last week...
May 6, 2013 - 9:43am
April 28, 2013
Behind the silence: Emails show ND university, college presidents have bristled at Shirvani's leadership
BISMARCK -- Minot State University President David Fuller had some tough talk for presidents of North Dakota's 11 public colleges and universities...
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
April 27, 2013
UND school's growth spurt fueled by oil
GRAND FORKS -- The rapidly growing demand for the University of North Dakota's petroleum engineering program, which will turn 3 years old this...
April 27, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
UND dean faces faculty ire
GRAND FORKS -- A document written by faculty members of the University of North Dakota's nursing school says the dean of the school has created a "climate of fear, intimidation and retaliation." A three-page, nonbinding "Document of Concerns Presented to the Dean and Faculty" states...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 25, 2013
4 UND hockey players disciplined after citations
GRAND FORKS -- University of North Dakota men's hockey coach Dave Hakstol is taking scholarship money away from some players after they received citations following the season. UND 20-year-old freshmen Zane Gothberg, Colten St. Clair and Bryn Chyzyk were cited for underage drinking,...
April 25, 2013 - 12:01pm
New $4M turf in Alerus Center being replaced
GRAND FORKS -- The new $4 million turf in the Alerus Center in Grand Forks is being torn out and replaced only seven months after it was installed. Operations Manager Jeremy Linstad said the problem isn't with the turf itself. He says staff members have encountered problems while...
April 25, 2013 - 11:32am
April 18, 2013
Lawmakers worried funding for university projects inadequate
BISMARCK -- Grand Forks lawmakers are concerned the current budget for the North Dakota University System won't provide enough funding to address renovations to the state's only law school and medical school on the University of North Dakota campus. The House passed the system's...
April 18, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Chancellor Shirvani pushes for UND branch in Oil Patch
GRAND FORKS -- A proposed University of North Dakota campus in the heart of the state's Oil Patch made it as far as committee hearings in Bismarck, but won't get funding this legislative session. Hamid Shirvani, chancellor of the North Dakota University System, pushed the $33 million...
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Report: UND, NDSU salaries lagging
GRAND FORKS -- The salaries that the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks and North Dakota State University in Fargo pay their professors are among the nation's lowest, according to a higher education report released Monday. The American Association of University Professors...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 28, 2013
Shirvani accused of misleading legislators
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota University System staff member says Chancellor Hamid Shirvani presented misleading information to legislators to make...
March 28, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
UND grad returning to space
GRAND FORKS -- A University of North Dakota graduate who became the 50th woman in space said the resilience she's earned by running marathons...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
Confession: Online fad sweeps across ND schools
FARGO -- An online fad is sweeping across area high schools and colleges, allowing students to post anonymous "confessions" about life as a young student. The confessional Twitter accounts have become a platform for cyber-bullying, leading at least two students to file harassment...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am