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Jamestown man charged with gross sexual imposition
Minnesota governor miffed by F-M Diversion Authority
41 indicted for multi-state drug trafficking ring
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nation and world
Minnesota tribe plans Sandpiper public hearing
Landowner participation looms over hearing on Dakota Access Pipeline
OPEC sees rivals boosting oil output despite weak prices
CDC: Driven by traffic crashes, US oil and gas deaths jump amid boom
Iowa looks at archaeological testing along pipeline route
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Patrick Hope: U Canton touch this
Jackie Hope: Spring cleaning: One project inevitably leads to another
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Dullum, West Fargo edge Bismarck Century
Midgets pile on runs early for quarterfinals win over Grand Forks Central
Loll, Pirates collect win in pitching duel
Twins slowing building up Santana
UND defenseman Schmaltz turning pro
Holten: A new North Dakota hero
Ness: Lifting ban on oil exports will lift state, nation
Letter: Applauding Heitkamp’s efforts to allow oil exports
Other Views: Bill aims to reduce sex trade
Jacobs: Veto messages show governor wields 2 tools
Andrew "Andy" Kostenko
March 12, 2015
N.D. House decides costly initiatives should land on general election ballot
BISMARCK – Initiated ballot measures that would cost North Dakota’s state treasury $20 million or more in a biennium should be voted on in a general election when turnout is highest, House lawmakers decided Thursday. Representatives voted 71-17 to approve House Concurrent...
news / legislature
March 12, 2015 - 2:46pm
March 4, 2015
Survey: Some students turned away from polls in ND election
FARGO — A new survey from North Dakota State University found that about 3 percent of North Dakota college students who tried to vote in November’s election “were unable to participate due to confusion over residency requirements.” The survey, conducted by the Upper Midwest...
news / north dakota
March 4, 2015 - 10:17pm
May 15, 2014
Obama to supporters: Move to North Dakota
NEW YORK — President Barack Obama has a modest, tongue-in-cheek suggestion for people in New York City who support his agenda: move to North Dakota. The idea drew laughs in what was otherwise a somber speech at a $32,400-per-ticket fundraiser for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign...
news / north dakota
May 15, 2014 - 2:53pm
May 9, 2013
Voters have their say: Spirit Lake council changes
FORT TOTTEN -- Two incumbent members of the Spirit Lake Tribal Council lost their seats in Tuesday's general election. Leander "Russ" McDonald, who was briefly regarded as tribal chairman last month by members seeking to oust Chairman Roger Yankton Sr., won the Fort Totten District...
May 9, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
Higher ed board future up to voters
BISMARCK -- Voters will decide in 2014 whether a three-member, full-time commission should replace the current eight-member, part-time State Board of Higher Education. House lawmakers sent House Concurrent Resolution 3047 to the 2014 statewide ballot by a 55-34 vote Tuesday after...
news / north dakota
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
March 3, 2012
Proposal: Let voters decide higher ed board fate
BISMARCK -- North Dakota legislators will again consider a proposal to allow voters to decide whether to abolish the state Board of Higher Education. The Legislature's interim Higher Education Committee received a summary Friday of a proposed constitutional amendment to create a...
March 3, 2012 - 12:00am
January 26, 2012
Petition approved for ND outdoors measure
BISMARCK(AP) -- Secretary of State Al Jaeger has approved an initiative petition that advocates taking a portion of state oil tax collections for outdoors and conservation projects. Jaeger's approval means supporters of the petition may begin gathering signatures. They need names...
news / north dakota / oil
January 26, 2012 - 12:00am
January 8, 2012
Election Year 2012: Voters charged with hard decisions in wake of oil boom
It's finally here -- election year 2012. While local elected officials think about running for re-election, they say voters have an even more important decision to make. "It is going to be an important election just because of all the oil impact and all the oil development going...
January 8, 2012 - 12:00am
N.D House changes voters' tobacco law
BISMARCK -- Backers of last year's successful tobacco control initiated measure say the state House is defying the will of voters by deleting part of the program passed in the November election. House members, insisting they're improving what voters approved, voted 57-34 along party...
April 8, 2009 - 11:18pm