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NDSU student wins largest Native American pageant
UND Tech Accelerator sees new tenant
Husband and wife plead not guilty to extensive drug charges
China won't reduce turkey ban to certain regions
More than 5 million birds dead from bird flu outbreak
crime and courts
nation and world
Bloomberg: Trader Andy Hall says oil prices reached turning point
Dickinson refinery begins producing diesel
Businesses move past chaos: As oil prices stay low, Dickinson stores begin feeling slowdown’s effect
From boomtown to hometown: Buildings still going up in heart of the Oil Patch
Company touts new way to eliminate H2S
All is ‘write’ with Helma: 99 year old discovers writing, poetry talent and other ways to grow
50 years behind the wheel: Bus driver recalls city route, life with children
A lifetime dedicated to education: Sharon Hansen prepares to retire
FBLA team wins state awards
Dickinson-New England team places 2nd at state speech meet
No. 6 seed DSU edges Valley City State, will meet Mayville State in NSAA title game
Comets beat Valley City State, earn spot in NSAA championship game
Mayville tops Dakota State
DSU knocks out Jimmies: Hignite's eighth inning grand slam lifts Blue Hawks over Jamestown
Presentation rallies, stuns Jamestown
Omdahl: Legislature can’t do that much
Our View: Western North Dakota’s oil story is far from told
Veeder: Wood ticks the price for wild paradise
Our View: Legislature wraps up while crime fighters speak out
Other Views: Governor’s veto protects Legacy Fund
Allan J. Buck "AJ"
Ben J. Wolbaum
Kenneth W. Lundeby
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