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Landowner sues over spills: State officials side with oil companies in saltwater lawsuit
Shame still surrounds mental illness, slowly moving out of shadow
Griswolds of Dickinson: Residents show Christmas spirit with exuberant light shows
Interim lights to be installed at Highway 85, 23 intersections
Hub Convenience opening in January
Nation & World
Falling in love with the pen: California journalist sets out to document life in the Bakken
Hearing dates set for radioactive oilfield waste rules
More competing for jobs in the Oil Patch
In ND, countdown looms for $5.3B oil tax break: Low prices could trigger exemptions
Coal industry pleased with coal ash label
Monke: The best cake I’ll ever taste
Veeder: Sights bring back memories of songs
Omdahl: Common Core offers answer for STEM failure
Our View: Warm week of weather good, oil prices panic bad
Baumgarten: What ND should remember for 2015
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Dale J. Kostelecky
Helen Marie Haag
Elsie (Hutzenbiler) Kilzer
Helen Mihills Gabbert
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Titans edge New England: Dickinson Trinity upsets No. 7-ranked Tigers for Roughrider championship
Turner’s NFL debut could come today
Midgets collect a pair of titles
Magicians roll past Midgets
July 22, 2014
Legislative committee favors tuition freeze only for two-year colleges
GRAND FORKS — A North Dakota legislative committee on Tuesday recommended that lawmakers fund a tuition freeze at the state’s two-year colleges but left out four-year campuses. The State Board of Higher Education had approved a budget last month calling for a tuition freeze at...
news / education
July 22, 2014 - 10:52pm
April 5, 2014
ND Senator wants higher ed funds tied to teaching
GRAND FORKS — A state senator from Grand Forks is crafting a bill that would require North Dakota’s public universities to dedicate a portion of their state funding for instructional purposes only. Sen. Ray Holmberg said Friday that the proposal would force universities to be...
news / education
April 5, 2014 - 11:24pm
April 1, 2014
N.D. legislation would boost scholarships for low-income students
FARGO – As tuition at the state’s public colleges is set to rise, Sen. Tim Flakoll, R-Fargo, plans to introduce legislation that would boost scholarships for low-income students by $11 million. The legislation would expand the number of recipients from about 8,000 to 10,000...
news / education
April 1, 2014 - 11:06am
March 25, 2014
Magazine: UND outranks NDSU in the famous alumni department
GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota is more influential than North Dakota State University. Actually, 8.2 times more influential, according to an online tool Time magazine released last week that compares universities based on their most famous living alumni. “We like...
news / north dakota
March 25, 2014 - 12:02am
May 23, 2013
Higher ed board lowers tuition caps
FARGO -- Limits on tuition hikes at public universities and colleges in North Dakota will be even lower next year -- under 4 percent at both of the state's two large universities. In a meeting Thursday, members of the State Board of Higher Education voted to lower the tuition rate...
college / education / news / north dakota
May 23, 2013 - 11:38pm
April 24, 2013
Higher ed board future up to voters
BISMARCK -- Voters will decide in 2014 whether a three-member, full-time commission should replace the current eight-member, part-time State Board of Higher Education. House lawmakers sent House Concurrent Resolution 3047 to the 2014 statewide ballot by a 55-34 vote Tuesday after...
news / north dakota
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 16, 2013
Universities offer easy pitches to Legislature
BISMARCK -- North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani told legislators Tuesday that his presentation of a wish list for the next two years would be a quick one because of the school's "exceptionally strong support" for Gov.
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2011
Lawmakers introduce plan to crack down on fake IDs
BISMARCK -- North Dakota lawmakers want to crack down on the more than 2,300 college students in the state who have used fake IDs. On Monday, legislators discussed Senate Bill 2133 that says businesses can seize an ID if they think it's fake. They then must report it to law enforcement...
college / news
January 18, 2011 - 12:00am
February 22, 2008
N.D. campuses to get new emergency systems
MAYVILLE - North Dakota's colleges and universities will have a new method this fall to notify students and employees in an emergency. The state Board of Higher Education on Thursday approved a new policy authorizing the North Dakota University System to enter in a contract with...
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am