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ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
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
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
November 8, 2014
ND veterans’ writings published
By Pamela Knudson Forum News Service GRAND FORKS — “Warrior Words 2014,” a compilation of personal essays that capture veterans’ memories...
November 8, 2014 - 7:03pm
September 19, 2014
Vets reuniting: Regiment honored for South Pacific heroics gathering for weekend
MANDAN — Nearly a dozen soldiers from a North Dakota National Guard regiment honored for its combat action in the South Pacific during World...
September 19, 2014 - 10:59pm
July 29, 2014
Blind vet paddles kayak through Montana’s whitewater rapids
EMIGRANT, Mont. — Eric Marts had never touched a kayak, let alone fathomed paddling the one-man boat through raging whitewater rapids — until,...
July 29, 2014 - 10:29pm
July 26, 2014
Heitkamp launches website for Native American veterans
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp on Friday unveiled a website designed to connect Native American veterans to benefits and services they may qualify for. The site is hosted on her Senate website and links to Web pages for several government programs. At a Native Americans Veterans Summit...
July 26, 2014 - 12:49am
July 22, 2014
McKenzie County hosting veterans event today
WATFORD CITY -- McKenzie County is hosting a “Veterans StandDown” until 7 p.m. today at the Veteran’s Memorial Building in Watford City. The event is aimed especially at veterans that are new to the area, McKenzie County Veterans Service Coordinator Jerry Samuelson said....
July 22, 2014 - 2:11pm
July 4, 2014
North Dakota tied for 36th in patriotism; Minnesota ranks 49th
FARGO — A new state ranking, whose accuracy we can debate while grilling hot dogs and setting off fireworks, declares that the Land of 10,000 Lakes, Minnesota is 49th out of the 50 states in terms of patriotism. The only state having a harder time getting its red, white and blue...
July 4, 2014 - 11:07pm
June 30, 2014
Hoeven, VA director host roundtable to discuss veteran health-care concerns
A key piece of federal legislation expected to pass in the next several weeks could ease some of the red tape around local Veterans Affairs clinics...
June 30, 2014 - 10:48pm
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
June 19, 2014
ND colleges target help to growing veteran enrollment
GRAND FORKS — Sam Solberg attended the University of North Dakota for about a year and a half right out of high school. He had plans to go to medical school, was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity and liked playing indoor soccer, but in the fall of 2013 he decided college life...
June 19, 2014 - 11:12pm
June 16, 2014
Vets seek care solutions
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., vowed Monday to work toward making the proposed 40-mile rule — legislation intended to ease long waiting lists for veterans seeking medical care in some parts of the country — relevant to North Dakotans. Both houses of Congress...
June 16, 2014 - 10:56pm
June 14, 2014
Federal agency aims to hire more Native veterans
BISMARCK — The Department of the Interior has launched a program to recruit and hire more Native American veterans to work for the agency. The Indian Affairs American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans Initiative who hire veterans ”throughout Indian Country and continue their...
June 14, 2014 - 10:59pm
May 31, 2014
Guardians Foundation to the rescue: Homeless veterans organization looks to expand into Dickinson
An organization serving homeless veterans is eyeing Dickinson for its next facility as it expands its outreach in the Oil Patch. The Coeur D’Alene,...
May 31, 2014 - 8:27pm
May 24, 2014
Review team finds no problems at Fargo VA
FARGO — A review team has found no scheduling problems or irregularities at Fargo’s Veterans Affairs Hospital. President Barack Obama has ordered investigations at all VA hospitals in the wake of allegations that veterans may have died while awaiting care. “The team gave us...
May 24, 2014 - 10:14pm
Hiektamp: Recommitting to our veterans
2014 is a milestone year. America’s longest war is winding down and most American troops in Afghanistan are finally headed home. Since the beginning of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, we have deployed 2.6 million servicemembers from our military to fight in both countries —...
May 24, 2014 - 12:00am
April 6, 2014
'Warrior Words': Writers' Circle to host readings by veterans
Defending Heartbreak Ridge in Korea, patrols into the jungles of Vietnam, and experiencing the loneliness of an Iraqi compound on Christmas Eve...
April 6, 2014 - 9:23am