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Middle school land purchased: NDSU Extension sells 30 acres northwest of city for $1.35M
$1.1B ‘surge’ funding bill for western N.D. passes Senate
Alexander teens identified as crash victims
Bill introduced to split oil and gas industry from promotional duties
7 apply for higher ed board opening
Where do the rigs go? Oil companies look to store massive equipment
Ness: Eminent domain may be needed to reduce flaring
North Dakota drops more rigs
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
Conoco, Oxy slash 2015 budgets amid crude price collapse
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
Letter: It’s time to update wage discrimination laws
Letter: Ross was the best VSO in decades
Shaw: Raise North Dakota tax on cigarettes
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
Steven Earl Parker
Esther J. Korth
Herbert "Herb" Carlson
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Dickinson tops St. Mary's: Midgets cap 6-game stretch with 5-1 record, West Region win over Saints
Linster nets 26 points as DHS defeats Saints
Bridgewater wants AP back next season
Little love lost for ex-star at Minnesota
Omaha edges UND with overtime goal
March 9, 2009
Ford workers agree to wage freezes, benefit cuts
DETROIT (AP) -- Unionized workers at Ford Motor Co.
March 9, 2009 - 2:30pm
February 25, 2009
Former workers' comp director sentenced
BISMARCK - Former workers' compensation director Charles "Sandy" Blunt was given a deferred sentenced this afternoon for misusing funds at the agency. The judge ordered him to a two-year sentence with deferred imposition, meaning Blunt won't spend time in prison if he meets terms...
February 25, 2009 - 1:03pm
February 11, 2009
Legislature moving ahead with state employee pay package
BISMARCK -- An otherwise unremarkable state agency funding bill passed the Senate Tuesday afternoon that included a section having huge consequences for state government workers. The unanimous passage of Senate Bill 2022, funding the state Seed Department, was hugely symbolic because...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Furlough Fridays begin for Calif. state workers
More than 200,000 state government employees were expected to stay home without pay Friday as California began its first-ever furlough, a move...
February 6, 2009 - 8:17am
January 25, 2009
Census workers hard to find in Western N.D.
Census workers are becoming harder to find, one United States Census Bureau official said. The U.S. Census Bureau requires North Dakota to have approximately 3,600 people in its applicant pool by the first week in April in order to have enough workers to help complete the 2010 census....
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Workers comp managers say privatization is beneficial
BISMARCK -- West Virginia and Nevada officials told North Dakota legislators Thursday how they moved workers' compensation coverage from state-run monopolies to private companies competing in the marketplace. In both states, the transition was prompted by financial crises. And in...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
N.D. Supreme court reinstates WSI chief's criminal charges.
BISMARCK--The state Supreme Court today reinstated felony criminal charges against former workers' compensation chief Charles "Sandy" Blunt. The court reversed a Bismarck district judge who dismissed the case following a preliminary hearing last August. Blunt had been charged with...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
State has trouble competing for workers
BISMARCK -- The state's robust economy and resulting rise in wages is showing in some state agencies inability to find or keep employees, state Budget Director Pam Sharp told legislators Wednesday. Sharp said the state's ability to find employees and continually rising fuel costs...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Five workers are axed at Workforce Safety and Insurance
BISMARCK -- Five workers were axed at North Dakota's workers' compensation agency Wednesday,--three who had sought whistle-blower protection and two others carrying baggage from the height of the Sandy Blunt era.
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am