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Prosecutor declines charges in fight that left NDSU student badly hurt
Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
Charge: 'Super-drunk' boyfriend ran from crash that killed St. Thomas student
Seven months after ND farm giant McM filed for bankruptcy, its president files personal bankruptcy
Highway 22 near New England, Reeder may get an update
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
A family of veterans
Change of venue for campfire
Bounce back? DSU football aims for a win after suffering first loss
Dalvin Cook's no stranger to Tampa Bay Bucs
Denver unaffected by early departures unlike rest of NCHC rivals
NCHC enjoying new digs at Xcel Center
Vikings fullback, Minnesota native Ham says 1-yard run solidifies NFL status
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
McFeely: Tom Campbell spends $100,000 more on TV ads
Port: Podcast: Congressman Kevin Cramer House would probably pass Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
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Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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Oil industry, state at odds over royalty payments
BISMARCK — The oil industry is working to avoid paying higher royalties to North Dakota by backing an amendment in a complex bill being...
April 21, 2017 - 7:57pm
April 6, 2017
North Dakota lawmaker seeks DAPL reimbursement through AG action
BISMARCK — A North Dakota lawmaker has drafted a proposal that seeks to make sure the federal government will pay the state for costs associated...
April 6, 2017 - 5:19pm
February 13, 2017
Driver liability bill defeated in North Dakota House
BISMARCK—The North Dakota House defeated a bill Monday, Feb. 13, that would have allowed drivers who injured or killed somebody who was...
February 13, 2017 - 6:08pm
January 31, 2017
In reversal, ND House votes to repeal blue law for Sunday opening
BISMARCK—The North Dakota House voted by the thinnest of margins Tuesday, Jan. 31, to allow retailers to open on Sunday mornings. The 48-46...
January 31, 2017 - 4:35pm
January 20, 2017
Driver liability bill attracts opposition in North Dakota legislative committee
BISMARCK -- Calling it a knee-jerk reaction to events surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline protests, a line of people testified against proposed...
January 20, 2017 - 12:16pm
April 22, 2015
The west wins more oil tax revenue
BISMARCK – Senate and House lawmakers gave final approval Wednesday to a bill designed to send a greater share of oil tax revenue to areas...
April 22, 2015 - 8:29pm
February 19, 2015
Bill to rein in ND Industrial Commission fails
BISMARCK – House lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected a bill Thursday intended to rein in the North Dakota Industrial Commission when it comes to public policy decisions, with one member warning it could have “dire” consequences for the state-owned Bank of North Dakota. The...
February 19, 2015 - 3:20pm
February 6, 2015
ND House wants a say on Industrial Commission orders
BISMARCK – House lawmakers pushed back Friday against recent actions by the North Dakota Industrial Commission by passing a bill that would require broad orders to be reviewed by legislators. House members voted 61-27 in favor of House Bill 1187 that would void any “rules...
February 6, 2015 - 4:39pm
February 4, 2015
Sheriffs, superintendents don’t like school-closing bill
FARGO — There’s little support among local officials for a bill that seeks to give North Dakota’s sheriffs the power to close schools if they believe the weather is too unsafe for travel. House Bill 1380, heard Tuesday by the House Education Committee, also takes school districts...
February 4, 2015 - 11:11pm
January 21, 2015
Other Views: Regulatory rollback would be a blunder
A group of North Dakota legislators have introduced legislation aimed at gutting two of the state’s most significant regulatory decisions involving oil and gas. A bill could nullify requirements to ratchet down the massive wasteful flaring of natural gas and to impose standards...
January 21, 2015 - 6:43pm
January 17, 2015
Nowatzki: Annual legislative sessions, direct checks to residents floated
Whether the North Dakota Legislature should meet annually instead of every two years has been a frequent subject of debate, but Rep. Keith Kempenich...
January 17, 2015 - 9:39pm
November 5, 2014
Republicans claim big win in District 39
The Republican reign over western North Dakota continues. On Tuesday, voters in District 39 elected a straight Republican ticket, continuing the party’s decades-long dominance. The more established and better funded Republican candidates on the ticket each won more than 4,000...
November 5, 2014 - 1:31am
October 18, 2014
District 39 has full slate for state House, Senate seats
Like nearly everything else in western North Dakota, oil and gas drilling are driving the election in the 39th legislative district. The words infrastructure, housing and extraction taxes are on the lips of every candidate. With less than three weeks until the Nov.
October 18, 2014 - 6:20pm
October 4, 2014
Managing ND’s wealth: As the state’s coffers fill up, who’s helping the state invest that money?
FARGO — Rancher Keith Kempenich laughed out loud when asked if he ever gets advice about money. “Oh yeah, we do,” he said. He runs the Box-K Ranch near Bowman, serves in the state House, and, a few times a year, chairs a board that decides how some of the state’s billions...
October 4, 2014 - 11:21pm
June 16, 2014
Advisory board chairman predicts Legacy Fund won’t be tapped in 2017
BISMARCK — The chairman of the board that recommends how to invest North Dakota’s Legacy Fund predicted Monday that state lawmakers won’t tap the fund — now valued at more than $2 billion — when they first get the opportunity in 2017. “I don’t think there’s going...
June 16, 2014 - 6:09pm