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Man sentenced in 1996 murder has hearing rescheduled
Trump to remain executive producer on 'Celebrity Apprentice'
No draft for women in $618.7 billion annual defense bill heading to Obama
Charges: Grandma sics Chihuahua on deputies serving warrant
ND governor says pipeline company 'abdicated' role in defending project
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EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Post play to drive Tigers boys basketball
Crandall's 24 points leads UND to men's basketball win over cold Bison
New England girls look to surprise Region 7
UND's Bubba Schweigert hoping to take football program to next level in 2017
Streaky UND team hopes to build off of NYC victory
PARSONS: Support helps make an institution better
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
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New tellings of old museum stories
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November 24, 2016
Canada moves to expand voting rights to expatriates
OTTAWA — Canada moved on Thursday, Nov. 24, to expand the ability to vote to citizens that have lived out of the country for more than...
News/Nation and World
November 24, 2016 - 3:43pm
November 11, 2016
In rural-urban divide, U.S. voters are worlds apart
JANESVILLE, Wisc.—Semi-retired Wisconsin pig farmer John Lader does not think much of Donald Trump as a messenger, but voted for what he...
News/Nation and World
November 11, 2016 - 2:32pm
November 3, 2016
In blow to Trump, court denies Republican poll monitor request
WASHINGTON—In a blow to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, a U.S. judge on Thursday, Nov. 3, upheld a Pennsylvania state law...
News/Nation and World
November 3, 2016 - 4:30pm
October 4, 2016
Protesters hoping to vote in Morton County
In 36 days, some of the people living in the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camps are hoping to cast their votes in Morton County, weighing in on state and local issues. Any U.S. citizen living in the state for 30 days prior to election day is eligible to vote in the state, but determining...
October 4, 2016 - 7:57pm
October 1, 2016
U.S. says hackers probed voting systems, no sign of damage
Hackers have probed the voting systems of many U.S. states but there is no sign that they have manipulated any voting data, Homeland Security...
October 1, 2016 - 1:07pm
Federal judge rules in favor tribal members, blocks N.D. voter ID law
BISMARCK — Recent changes to North Dakota's voter identification laws have placed an "undue burden" on Native Americans and other voters, a federal judge ruled Monday in ordering the state to put its 2012 voter ID laws back into place. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland...
August 1, 2016 - 4:57pm
July 20, 2016
PORT: Appeals Court strikes down Texas voter ID law that’s similar to North Dakota’s
This is a win for the Obama administration which took Texas to court over a voter ID law which doesn’t allow ballots to be counted until the...
July 20, 2016 - 3:31pm
June 15, 2016
Mail-in voting a success in Hettinger and Billings counties
While some people went out to cast their vote at polling locations across the state on Tuesday, others sent in their vote via the mail. Billings County and Hettinger County residents had the choice for traditional voting at designated polling locations in the county or to mail in...
June 15, 2016 - 7:17pm
June 13, 2016
GOP governor’s race leads election lineup
BISMARCK – The race for North Dakota’s highest elected office could be settled Tuesday as a hard-fought and increasingly bitter race between...
June 13, 2016 - 5:16pm
June 12, 2016
Mayville voters to decide if library gets first mill increase in 28 years
MAYVILLE --The Mayville Public Library hasn't had a mill increase for almost three decades, but amid increasing costs, supporters hope enough voters will say "yes" to a five-mill increase Tuesday. The city measure, which will need 60 percent of the vote to pass, would mean residents...
June 12, 2016 - 9:34pm
May 5, 2016
Hettinger County moves to vote by mail, one location in Mott
NEW ENGLAND -- Voters in Hettinger County will be transitioning into a new voting system for the June 14 election. Mott will have the only poll location available in the county and for residents who are unable to attend, they will have to submit their ballot by mail. “Could this...
May 5, 2016 - 11:32pm
April 8, 2016
Billings County to use mail-in ballots
MEDORA -- A lack of election workers in Billings County has caused a change in voter procedure and the closure of the least-used of the county’s three polling places. Billings County Commision members voted in their regular meeting Tuesday to make the upcoming election the first...
April 8, 2016 - 9:12pm
March 16, 2016
Other Views: North Dakota’s voting system simple as it can get
FARGO — It is easier and more voter-friendly to vote in North Dakota than in nearly every other state. That’s not speculation. It’s the conclusion of organizations and analysts that examine voting systems in the United States. North Dakota, which does not require prior voter...
March 16, 2016 - 9:50pm
January 5, 2016
Voter registration discussion focuses on verifying residency
BISMARCK – Concerns about verifying where voters live dominated the discussion Tuesday as state lawmakers continue to study whether North Dakota...
January 5, 2016 - 4:25pm
December 10, 2015
Stenehjem: Driver’s license ‘current’ for voting even if change of address not reflected on card
BISMARCK – A driver’s license is a valid form of voter identification if the North Dakota Department of Transportation has accepted a change of address, even if it’s not reflected on the license, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem found in an opinion issued Thursday. Burleigh...
December 10, 2015 - 5:06pm