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UND sees enrollment drop of almost 4 percent
Former 'Sesame Street' writer says he thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple
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Grand Forks man, 50, killed in crash with semi
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North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
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Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
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North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
'To everything there is a season,' First Congregational Church closing at New England
Reflections on the Great Plains: Dr. Tom Isern publishes 'Pacing Dakota'
Exploring the night skies: Dakota Nights Astronomy Festival held at Medora
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More than a hog roast: Legion hosts dinner for veterans, chance to meet commander
Heart River and Hettinger-Scranton push towards regional elite status
Midgets qualifying efforts come up short
Titans remain undefeated in Region 7 play
Midgets miss the mark: Patriots triumph over Midgets, remain undefeated in WDA
Minot State sweeps Dickinson State volleyball
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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July 11, 2018
Trump's Fargo rally cost local taxpayers over $104,000
FARGO — More than $104,000 was spent to provide security and control crowds and traffic during President Donald Trump's June 27 campaign...
July 11, 2018 - 8:04pm
June 13, 2018
ND mayor captures every vote from every resident in re-election bid
RUSO, N.D. — He did it again and once again in shutout fashion. The man believed to be the state's oldest mayor, Bruce Lorenz, unanimously...
June 13, 2018 - 4:21pm
January 16, 2018
Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
BISMARCK -- Mandan businessman Terry Barnes said he’s entering the Bismarck mayor’s race at the urging of a number of citizens. “People...
January 16, 2018 - 9:57pm
October 21, 2013
Better know your leaders: Dickinson Mayor Dennis Johnson
Name: Dennis W. Johnson Hometown: Tioga Position with the city: Mayor For how long: 13 years 4 months When did you move to Dickinson? April 1974 What are some of the changes you've witnessed since being elected? The '80s and the '90s were, economically, a difficult time for...
October 21, 2013 - 5:24pm
July 24, 2013
Fargo mayor distances himself from Bloomberg's gun control group
FARGO -- A pro-gun control group of mayors started by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has scheduled an event in Fargo on Monday, but Bloomberg himself is not expected to attend. Neither is Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker, who said he's gotten nothing but flak from the tri-state...
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Myran sworn in as Taylor's mayor
TAYLOR -- Russ Myran was officially sworn-in Tuesday as Taylor's new mayor for a four-year term, after being elected through write-in votes this month. Myran, along with the two newly-elected councilmen, Ronald Luff and Aaron Gjermundson, were all sworn-in at the organizational meeting...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Who will be Taylor's next mayor? Write-in candidate unsure if he will accept position
Russ Myran, a two-term Taylor city councilman, received the most write-in votes in last week's mayoral election, but he doesn't know if he will accept the position. "I'm a little surprised that I haven't gotten a call from someone to see if I would accept," he said. "I didn't file...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Ellison grabs four more years as Medora mayor
The mayor of Medora will keep his position for another four years. Mayor Doug Ellison defeated former Mayor Mark "Olie" Golberg 33-16 votes. One vote was scattered. Ellison grabbed the seat in 2008 as a write-in winner. "I was kind of surprised and appreciative," Ellison said,...
June 13, 2012 - 12:40am
2 candidates seek to become Medora mayor
Medora's former mayor, Olie Golberg, is challenging Mayor Doug Ellison for the seat come Election Day. Golberg, 55, was mayor from 1996 to...
May 13, 2012 - 12:00am
September 11, 2011
Thiel to resign after amendment proposed
Dickinson Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Terri Thiel has announced she is resigning since Dickinson City commissioners are...
September 11, 2011 - 12:00am
July 5, 2011
Many in Mott frustrated by lack of cell service as network switch continues
Mott residents are becoming increasingly frustrated with what they are calling AT&T's empty promises of better cellphone service in the area. Though AT&T bought an estimated $150,000 tower that was built in 2009 by Alltel, it stands unpowered on the edge of town, said Alex Carey...
July 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 16, 2010
Businesses worry city taking on too much with annexation
Dickinson is trying to absorb one of the largest land areas to date, but the move is not sitting well with several business owners. A public...
October 16, 2010 - 12:00am
Former Medora auditor under investigation
A former Medora city auditor allegedly paid herself about $10,000 out of city funds over a few years and officials are waiting to see whether or not the Billings County state's attorney will file charges. "We're just frustrated not knowing what's going on," said Mike Oehler, City...
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
May 6, 2009
Property values on the way up
Property values, and by association, anger over property taxes took center stage during an annual meeting held Tuesday at Dickinson City Hall. Dickinson Board of Equalization members unanimously approved increases in property values ranging from 3 to 22 percent. "Every property...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 12, 2009
Delinquent taxpayer confronts mayor on TV
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The mayor of Philadelphia drew some special attention when he named three lawyers he said owed more than $350,000 combined in back taxes, interest and penalties. Mayor Michael Nutter held a news conference Wednesday on the sidewalk in front of the lawyers' offices,...
March 12, 2009 - 7:33am