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ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
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