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Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
crime and courts
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Midgets gymnastics welcomes all challengers for state meet
'Cardiac Cats': Glen Ullin-Hebron storms back on Bulldogs, wins first Region 7 championship
In name of fighting cancer, DSU's Seth Moerkerke went bald Thursday
Blue Hawks ice Waldorf, advance to NSAA semifinals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
Roger S. Farrier
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
October 19, 2015
Anonymous apps pose new kind of concern on campus
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A photo of a bag of marijuana with the caption "OG Kush on Fleek" was among various pictures of puppies and selfies Wednesday...
October 19, 2015 - 10:56am
October 10, 2015
Liquor law violations up at Moorhead colleges, down at NDSU
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Student liquor law violations were up in 2014 for colleges in Moorhead, but down at North Dakota State University, according to annual security and fire safety reports. Including arrests and disciplinary referrals, alcohol violations were up 29 percent...
October 10, 2015 - 6:00am
October 2, 2015
Oil bust saps U.S. students' enthusiasm for petroleum degrees
NEW YORK -- Enrollment in U.S. petroleum engineering degree programs fell for the first time in 13 years this fall, as an oil industry slump makes college students wary of entering the boom and bust world of oil and gas. The drop, revealed this week in annual data provided by the...
October 2, 2015 - 10:02am
February 27, 2015
North Dakota college presidents could be forced to undergo 360 reviews
BISMARCK – Public university presidents in North Dakota won’t face comprehensive 360-degree reviews in upcoming performance evaluations, but they might have to under a bill that’s already passed the House. At a meeting of the state Board of Higher Education on Thursday,...
February 27, 2015 - 9:09pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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