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Cramer, Heitkamp point to ND issues in high-profile votes
Solo grad: Graham graduates as lone member of Class of ‘18 at Fordville-Lankin Public School
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
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Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
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Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
ND farmer, appointed to NDGGA, optimistic about rain, farm bill and trade
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
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Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
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Your outdated sunscreen exposes you to needless cancer risk
Second-half surge leads Minnesota past Montreal
Davies girls break records, win third-straight state track title
Hillsboro-Central Valley's Wright rebounds with 800-meter title
Under the hot sun, Edgeley-Kulm's Huber wins 800 and 3200 titles
Bruins relay breaks record, wins title at state track meet
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Commentary: Video: Democratic Senate candidate Heidi Heitkamp wants Donald Trump to love her so badly it’s kind of painful to watch
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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Ronny Jackson withdraws as Trump's nominee to lead Veterans Affairs
WASHINGTON - Ronny L. Jackson, President Donald Trump's embattled nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, withdrew from consideration...
April 26, 2018 - 9:33am
January 8, 2018
Homeless 'day center' is on wish list of new Fargo downtown master plan
FARGO—On a wish list full of high hopes for downtown, one item stands out not for its extravagance but a plain, practical goal. The Downtown...
January 8, 2018 - 8:36am
January 4, 2018
Fargo hospitals weathering IV bag shortage
FARGO — The Essentia and Sanford health systems in Fargo have not been affected by a national shortage of IV saline fluid bags that's been ongoing since last fall, spokespeople said Thursday, Jan. 4. North Dakota's emergency medical equipment stockpile in Bismarck has been tapped...
January 4, 2018 - 8:27pm
November 1, 2017
ND veterans commissioner to serve on national board to help in rural areas
BISMARCK—U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin has appointed North Dakota Veteran Affairs Commissioner Lonnie Wangen to the Veterans...
November 1, 2017 - 5:28pm
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.
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.
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.
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.
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