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N.D. community pulls together in wake of deputy's death
Tensions rise at Dakota Access protest as Trump set to take White House
Hundreds from across ND to join Women's March near state Capitol
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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Lately, late game scenarios a cinch for Blue Hawks
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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 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
March 26, 2014
Veterans: Keystone XL in America’s best interest
Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., continued his efforts Wednesday to push along the Keystone XL pipeline project in hopes that it will finally be approved, this time alongside U.S. military veterans. More than two dozen members of the group Vets4Energy joined Hoeven and other politicians...
March 26, 2014 - 9:42pm