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Congress passes funding bill averting government shutdown
TR Symposium highlights Roosevelt’s revolutionary campaigning techniques
Fargo concert promoter pleads guilty to sexual assault
Better with a bypass: Killdeer opens new Highway 22 truck bypass west of city
Fargo man gets 10 years for biting woman’s face during sexual assault
crime and courts
nation and world
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Jung, Yoder pacing DHS boys cross country
Blue Hawks put No. 15 on the backburner
Cal Poly coach calls UND's backfield best combo in the league
Redbirds making the adjustment at quarterback after losing Roberson
Coyle is a right winger, Wild coach Boudreau says
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
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
University of North Dakota
May 25, 2016
UND gets grant to work on reducing carbon emissions from fossil fuels
GRAND FORKS -- The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $9.5 million to the University of North Dakota’s Energy and Environmental Research Center. The award is an expansion of the $2.5 million joint cooperative agreement made in 2015 to develop technologies that would reduce carbon...
May 25, 2016 - 11:01pm
May 24, 2016
Campuses pitch renovation projects for state funding
BISMARCK-- The University of North Dakota will move forward with campus renovation projects regardless of whether the North Dakota Legislature funds them. Interim UND President Ed Schafer requested $20 million for boiler and steam plant upgrades and $17 million for classroom renovations...
May 24, 2016 - 9:09pm
May 21, 2016
More research projects featuring drones get OK from UND committee
GRAND FORKS -- University of North Dakota faculty members are planning to use a rural piece of university property to conduct research utilizing unmanned aircraft to train law enforcement officers and map vegetation. Oakville Prairie, an area with more than 900 acres of land about...
May 21, 2016 - 9:16pm
May 13, 2016
UND to invest in new majors, faculty and renovations after cutting $21.5 million
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota is going to invest in several facilities and programs, interim President Ed Schafer announced Friday. In the lower of level of UND's Steam Plant near boilers that are more than 50 years old, Schafer said $21.5 million in cuts made to the...
May 13, 2016 - 7:08pm
May 4, 2016
UND Fighting Hawks logo development delayed by championship
GRAND FORKS -- The finalization of the University of North Dakota's Fighting Hawks logo is about two weeks behind schedule. Director of Brand Strategy and Development Conor O'Flaherty of SME Inc., the company working with the school to create the logo, said the delay is due to UND's...
May 4, 2016 - 4:56pm
May 1, 2016
UND dollars invested in athletics increases in recent years, budget breaks even
GRAND FORKS -- The amount of money University of North Dakota puts into its athletics department has increased in recent years and reports show it almost always breaks even. Direct institutional support from UND to its athletics department has increased by 74 percent from $4.2 million...
May 1, 2016 - 12:26am
April 27, 2016
UND budget cuts lay off 20 so far; tuition to be kept low
GRAND FORKS -- Twenty people had been laid off as of Wednesday and four academic programs have stopped accepting new students as the University of North Dakota released final budget cut data. Interim President Ed Schafer signed off on changes to the budget for fiscal year 2017 totaling...
April 27, 2016 - 11:00pm
April 26, 2016
UND budget feedback shows concerns over cuts
GRAND FORKS -- As interim University of North Dakota President Ed Schafer prepares to make final decision on how to cut $12.6 million from UND's budget, public feedback for proposed reductions have revealed many questions along with some support. Schafer's office accepted online feedback...
April 26, 2016 - 10:59pm
April 23, 2016
UND eyes buildings to vacate as part of new master plan
GRAND FORKS -- About a dozen buildings on the University of North Dakota's campus will be closed up and left empty in coming years because the...
April 23, 2016 - 9:27pm
April 13, 2016
UND tops NDSU for first time in 29 games
FARGO--The nonconference softball game played between the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State on Wednesday was an eye-opener for...
April 13, 2016 - 10:43pm
April 11, 2016
UND president search cost almost $140,000 -- most expensive in recent years
GRAND FORKS -- The North Dakota University System estimates the search to find the University of North Dakota’s next president was the most expensive in recent years. The search cost was $139,907, which is about $56,000 more than the average cost of other recent university president...
April 11, 2016 - 8:17pm
April 1, 2016
UND to post budget cut proposals, seek feedback later this month
GRAND FORKS -- The target deadlines have been pushed back for budget proposals at the University of North Dakota. A total of $12.6 million must be cut from the 2015-17 budgets at UND, with $3.1 million of that coming separately from the School of Medicine and Health Sciences budget....
April 1, 2016 - 6:10pm
March 31, 2016
UND, researchers assisting NASA with testing unmanned aircraft software
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota researchers will conduct an experiment next month as part of a program helping NASA study space -- airspace, that is. The federal agency is exploring the potential for regulating unmanned aircraft systems traffic as the technology advances and is integrated...
March 31, 2016 - 6:12pm
UND Student Senate wants public apology over professor's ROTC comments
GRAND FORKS -- In light of recent controversy, the University of North Dakota Student Senate passed a resolution Wednesday in support of the ROTC and is asking a professor who was critical of the program to publicly apologize. In a letter published in the Grand Forks newspaper last...
March 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
March 28, 2016
UND to face rival Denver in Frozen Four
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- North Dakota got the series sweep in Grand Forks. Denver got the series sweep in the Mile High City. They tied at a neutral site. The rubber match will be a big one. North Dakota has its NCAA Frozen Four opponent and it’s a familiar one -- fellow National Collegiate...
March 28, 2016 - 9:06am