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ND, SD cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
Commercially-chartered vehicles allows alcohol; Grand Forks looks to regulate party buses for underage drinkers
Teen suicide on Indian reservation brings tears of sadness, cry for help
'You have to choose to forgive': Fargo woman overcomes tragedy of sister's death at hands of brother
crime and courts
nation and world
Eastern Montana businesses settle in to weather latest downturn in oil market
Stark County Planning and Zoning approves erection of more wind towers
Oil gains, bond prices inch up on Turkey-Russia tensions
Plans for Devils Lake refinery stall
Hess finishes work to ease excess flaring
Patrick Hope: 2015 Turkey of the Year: The Swamp of Sorrows
A roadmap at the end of life: Angel Advocates helps simplify settlement of an estate
The dilemma of serving turkey for Thanksgiving Day dinner
Kat Perkins holding Christmas concert in Dickinson: Gourmet meal, concert to be held Nov. 30 at Astoria
Brotherhood of the road: Iron Order Motorcycle Club organizes chapter in Dickinson
Thanksgiving NFL Roundup: Stafford throws 5 TDs to lead Lions to Thanksgiving win; Panthers and Bears also win
Dickinson High football has five players named to Class 3A All-State teams
Feeney a ‘hidden gem’ for Dickinson State women’s basketball team
Harrison Smith is still a ‘Bonecrusher’ on Vikings’ defense
Brock: Thankful for American farmers
Jacobs: Election yawns? Check out legislative races
Heitkamp: Thank you to those who make the difference
Letter: Our government and its imbalance of powers
Holten: Leading the vitamin charge
Fabian G. Zimmerman
David "Hutch" Hutchings
May 22, 2014
Federal ag spending for 2015 passes committee: Funds would give millions to US producers
A U.S. Senate committee has approved millions in funding for initiatives benefiting North Dakota farmers in 2015. The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture negotiated its federal spending plan for the next fiscal year, which passed through the main committee on Wednesday. Sen....
News / agriculture
May 22, 2014 - 11:05pm
May 6, 2014
Senate in stalemate on Keystone XL project
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate agreed on Tuesday to advance a bipartisan energy efficiency bill, but it could die unless lawmakers end a stalemate on how to proceed with the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline project. The Senate voted 79-20 to move toward a debate on the energy...
Energy / Bakken
May 6, 2014 - 11:19pm
November 7, 2012
Heitkamp wins US Senate seat over Berg by slight margin
BISMARCK -- With all but one of North Dakota's precincts reporting, former North Dakota attorney general Heidi Heitkamp held a razor-thin lead...
November 7, 2012 - 1:44am
June 23, 2012
Senate candidate Heitkamp learns of Dickinson's growth concerns
Democratic candidate Heidi Heitkamp on Friday met with Dickinson officials to hear about the hurdles the city faces as it grows and to discuss...
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
US Senate candidate wants nuclear plant in North Dakota
FARGO -- A Bismarck man seeking the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate said North Dakota should build a nuclear power plant. Duane Sand,...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
July 3, 2011
$earching for the $olution
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota's congressional delegation agrees the country needs a comprehensive plan to slash deficits and get a grip on the national debt to stave off the looming fiscal crisis. But Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad and Republicans Sen. John Hoeven and Rep. Rick Berg...
July 3, 2011 - 12:00am
May 12, 2011
U.S. Senate race heats up in ND
BISMARCK -- The race for North Dakota's next U.S. senator is starting to heat up. On Wednesday, North Dakota Democrats publicly encouraged a former state legislator and staffer of Sen. Byron Dorgan to enter the 2012 Senate race. Former Rep. Pam Gulleson, D-Rutland, said it was...
May 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 28, 2011
Sen. Hoeven gets committee jobs
BISMARCK (AP) -- U.S. Sen. John Hoeven has been assigned to the Senate's Appropriations, Energy, Agriculture and Indian Affairs committees. Hoeven said Thursday he's also been put on an advisory panel that serves as a policy sounding board for the Republican Senate leadership. The...
January 28, 2011 - 12:00am
Many contenders for Sen. Conrad's open seat
BISMARCK -- State Sen. Tony Grindberg of Fargo has expressed interest in running for the U.S. Senate, adding his name to what will likely become a long list after Kent Conrad announced he is retiring. Grindberg, a Republican representing District 41, sent an e-mail to district party...
January 28, 2011 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
With Conrad retiring, who's North Dakota's next US Senator?
FARGO -- With Sen. Kent Conrad out of the picture, perhaps the right question isn't who will run for his seat in 2012. "Maybe it'd be easier to figure out who isn't going to run for it," state Republican Party Chairman Stan Stein said, laughing. Indeed, the lists of names being...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
Conrad drops bombshell
GRAND FORKS -- The Three Amigos: gone, gone and now going. Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., shocked the state Tuesday by announcing he will not seek...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
December 5, 2010
Hoeven's exit makes state history
BISMARCK -- John Hoeven will make state history this week as he becomes North Dakota's first governor to voluntarily resign. After 10 years...
December 5, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
BISMARCK, (AP) -- North Dakota voters elected Gov. John Hoeven to the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, making him the state's first Republican senator in a quarter-century. Hoeven coasted past poorly funded Democrat Tracy Potter for the Senate seat now held by retiring Democrat Byron Dorgan....
November 3, 2010 - 12:00am