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New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
Governor candidates disclose financial interests
Police Blotter: Craigslist-type scam affects Dickinson area
Dakota Access officials seek assurance on moving pipeline forward
Trump: Happy with bid for White House, whatever the outcome
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
Hunting license change means less local business
Yoder, Midgets hope to savor experience at Saturday's state cross country meet
Dakota State matchup a tough test for Blue Hawks
9-man playoffs: Raiders set to face Honkers, record-setting QB Rodin
9-man playoffs: Holsteins 'peaking at the right time'
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
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
October 29, 2015
Nickname vote a 'feeling-out process,' UND attorney says
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- University of North Dakota representatives maintain vote results for the school's future nickname will be upheld, even though an attorney for the university said it was merely a "feeling-out process" during a court hearing. Representatives from UND's...
October 29, 2015 - 6:00am
October 24, 2015
UND nickname vote comes to a close, results expected early next week
GRAND FORKS -- The Grand Forks community now sits in wait after the vote to decide the University of North Dakota’s athletic nickname came to a close. As many as 82,000 potential voters had the chance to pick from Fighting Hawks, Nodaks, North Stars, Roughriders and Sundogs...
October 24, 2015 - 6:00am
September 13, 2015
Very few rush to meet UND nickname voting requirements
GRAND FORKS — When University of North Dakota President Robert Kelley announced who could vote on the future of the school’s nickname, people who didn’t automatically qualify as a stakeholder had three days to get involved by becoming either a donor or season ticket holder. Not...
September 13, 2015 - 6:00am