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West Fargo's Dauwen named ND Teacher of the Year
City to auction off surplus items
Insight - September 29, 2016
North Dakota University System told to brace for more budget cuts
Marsy's Law cost estimated at $2M per year
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
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
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
September 10, 2016
Dickinson mayor and Black Hills VA hospital director speak out on vet suicide prevention, mental health issues
Veterans Appreciation Day in Dickinson went beyond the usual patriotic show of respect Saturday as two of its speakers addressed a difficult...
September 10, 2016 - 5:31pm
July 1, 2016
Cass County to be home for ND's first VA national cemetery
WASHINGTON — Cass County will be home to the first Department of Veterans Affairs national cemetery in North Dakota, members of the state's...
July 1, 2016 - 6:55pm
March 24, 2015
Cramer, VA announce expanded coverage under Veterans Choice Program
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has expanded eligibility for the Veterans Choice Program, North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer...
March 24, 2015 - 4:57pm
January 5, 2015
Letter: Thanks for the help, Leslie
I read with great dismay that Ms. Leslie Ross was recently fired from her position with the Veteran’s Bureau. If I understood the article correctly, Ms. Ross did not follow proper protocol and was therefore forced to resign her position. I have to believe that Ms. Ross stepped...
January 5, 2015 - 6:53pm
December 9, 2014
Homeless veterans get support from HUD and VA
Veterans in Stark County are getting help from the federal government in paying for affordable housing. On Monday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced the spending of $62 million that will be used to help around...
December 9, 2014 - 11:16pm
December 3, 2014
Ross fired as Veterans Service Officer
Stark County commissioners fired Veterans Service Officer Leslie Ross at their meeting Tuesday, effective immediately. Though the vote was unanimous, commissioners expressed sadness about losing Ross over apparently retaliatory actions, because of the otherwise good service she's...
December 3, 2014 - 3:03pm
June 27, 2014
Heitkamp, Hoeven to make separate visits to Dickinson on Monday
Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., will be making separate stops in Dickinson on Monday. Heitkamp will speak at the opening of a new Univar oil and gas distribution center on 545 28th Avenue East at 10:45 a.m. She will later visit preschool and daycare...
June 27, 2014 - 11:39am
May 30, 2014
ND delegation calls for VA secretary’s resignation
FARGO — Members of the North Dakota and Minnesota congressional delegations are among those calling for the embattled Veterans Affairs secretary...
May 30, 2014 - 12:17am
Fargo VA center wait times at or near targets
FARGO — Patients at the Fargo Veterans Affairs Medical Center face an average wait of 16 days to get in for an appointment, and primary care patients get in within the 14 days set as a goal, officials said Thursday. Administrators at the Fargo center briefed Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.,...
May 30, 2014 - 12:14am
May 27, 2014
Letter: Lisbon veteran’s home an example of positivity among VA criticisms
Kudos to the North Dakota Veteran’s Home in Lisbon! The Veteran’s Administration inspection was just completed and zero deficiencies were found. Both the VA survey team and the North Dakota state ombudsman had praise for the Veteran’s Home, saying that it is a “model facility...
May 27, 2014 - 11:40pm
December 26, 2013
Heitkamp sponsors bill to keep disabled vets in their homes
WASHINGTON — In an effort to ensure America’s disabled veterans receive all of the care they need to make sure their lives are of the best quality, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., along with Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., introduced in the Senate the Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform...
December 26, 2013 - 8:48pm
November 7, 2013
Liversage named director of Fargo VA Medical Center
FARGO — Lavonne Liversage has been named the new director of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center here. Liversage, who assumes her new position...
November 7, 2013 - 9:43pm