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New numbers, old story for South Dakota rural towns: Over half estimated to be shrinking
Man, 57, dies in fiery crash between semi, pickup on Interstate 29
She said she was sexually assaulted by a state trooper. His camera footage shows otherwise
NDSU gets nod to raise money for new ag center, indoor athletic practice facility
Noem has edge in fundraising heading into SD governor's June 5 primary
crime and courts
nation and world
Zinke emphasizes partnering with oil industry at ND conference
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
place a business brief
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
People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Celtics clamp down on Cavs, take 3-2 series edge
Summit League to move offices to Sioux Falls
Caps blank Lightning, return to finals after 20 years
Fowles' double-double leads Lynx past Wings
UND land sale could be tied to indoor practice facility addition
The harsh taste of gold
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
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A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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September 25, 2017
ND voter database not breached by hackers, says state's top election official
FARGO—North Dakota's top election official is "puzzled" the state was targeted by hackers who tried to breach voting databases in more...
September 25, 2017 - 9:25pm
June 26, 2017
Third West Fargo high school, middle school effort on back burner for now
WEST FARGO—Efforts to seek voter approval to build a third high school and third middle school in this fast-growing school district are on the back burner for now, school officials said on Monday, June 26.
June 26, 2017 - 8:23pm
May 16, 2016
With higher turnout expected, Jaeger reminds voters of one-party primary ballot
BISMARCK – With thousands of voters already casting ballots and a hotly contested governor’s race expected to produce higher-than-average turnout, Secretary of State Al Jaeger reminded North Dakotans Monday that they can’t vote for more than one political party in the June 14...
May 16, 2016 - 7:16pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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