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Pope's popularity is plummeting in the U.S. after sexual abuse scandals
Former 'Sesame Street' writer says he thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple
Trump says Kavanaugh 'doesn't deserve' what is happening after sexual assault allegations
Senate passes massive defense, health spending bill, punts border wall fight
County competing for fairground park grant
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
Coca-Cola is eyeing the cannabis market
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID hand-scanning technology
Commentary: We need to welcome farmers and ranchers here
place a business brief
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
My life in emojis
More than a hog roast: Legion hosts dinner for veterans, chance to meet commander
Vikings bring back defensive tackle Tom Johnson, sign kicker Dan Bailey
Wild's Nate Prosser always fighting for, and winning, roster spots
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Trubisky guides Bears past Seahawks
Wild big on rookie Jordan Greenway
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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July 28, 2018
Legislators eye shortcomings in 'outdated' filial support law
BISMARCK—Interest among some legislators in revamping the state's filial support law is growing anew and could see some action in 2019. "I thought it seemed kind of odd that we would hold children and parents liable for each other's debts," said Sen. Dick Dever, R-Bismarck,...
July 28, 2018 - 9:53am
July 6, 2018
Backers of ND citizen voting measure submit signatures
BISMARCK — Backers of a proposed constitutional amendment seeking to ensure only U.S. citizens can vote in North Dakota elections submitted...
July 6, 2018 - 2:43pm
May 23, 2018
ND ballot measure commission wraps work, forwards four proposals
BISMARCK — A panel examining North Dakota's ballot measure system forwarded four proposals Tuesday, May 22, but efforts to amend the policy-by-petition...
May 23, 2018 - 12:09pm
April 10, 2018
ND legislative slate solidifies as Democrats try to climb out of slump
BISMARCK — A North Dakota Democratic-NPL leader was optimistic this week that the party would gain seats in the state Legislature this...
April 10, 2018 - 11:27am
March 9, 2018
ND ballot measure panel to examine proposals to tweak process
BISMARCK — A North Dakota committee plans to examine more than a dozen proposals later this month to alter the state’s ballot measure process....
March 9, 2018 - 11:38am
November 24, 2017
ND education leaders hope student loan forgiveness will attract teachers to rural areas
BISMARCK — The superintendent of Ellendale's public school chuckled when asked about the challenges recruiting and retaining teachers there,...
November 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 26, 2017
ND commission examines out-of-state funding of ballot measures
BISMARCK—It's unclear how policymakers can address out-of-state money flowing into North Dakota ballot measure campaigns, two members of...
September 26, 2017 - 8:57pm
June 21, 2017
Court battle looming over Burgum vetoes after committee vote
BISMARCK—North Dakota legislators set the groundwork Wednesday, June 21, to take Gov. Doug Burgum to court over vetoes they worry may erode...
June 21, 2017 - 5:08pm
June 13, 2017
ND lawmakers hold off on veto decision
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers held off Tuesday, June 13 on deciding whether to address several vetoes issued by Gov. Doug Burgum after...
June 13, 2017 - 2:39pm
May 26, 2017
ND lawmakers set to select studies for interim
BISMARCK—A 17-member committee of North Dakota lawmakers will meet Wednesday, May 31, at the state Capitol to set the course for their...
May 26, 2017 - 1:15pm
March 27, 2017
Despite opposition from landowner group, ND Senate approves bill that reduces oil spill reporting
BISMARCK—Senate lawmakers voted 31-14 Monday, March 27, to raise the threshold for reporting oil spills, a proposal the oil industry supported...
March 27, 2017 - 5:11pm
February 21, 2017
ND Senate committee tweaks wind power moratorium bill
BISMARCK—A North Dakota Senate Committee tweaked legislation Tuesday, Feb. 21, that put a two-year moratorium on new wind energy development,...
February 21, 2017 - 4:38pm
February 20, 2017
With near-record growth, wind industry faces stiff challenge in ND Senate
BISMARCK—The state Senate will consider a bill this week that would put a two-year moratorium on new wind development in North Dakota,...
February 20, 2017 - 5:04pm
February 9, 2016
Paid parental leave would be ‘difficult sell’ in ND, GOP lawmaker says, 2015 Legislature expanded use of sick time for new parents
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers recently expanded options for state employees to use sick leave for the birth or adoption of a child, but one Republican who worked on the legislation said six weeks of paid parental leave as proposed Tuesday by Minnesota’s governor would be “a...
February 9, 2016 - 5:29pm
March 31, 2015
Bill banning e-cig sales to minors passes Senate
BISMARCK – A bill outlawing e-cigarette sales to minors in North Dakota unanimously passed the Senate on Tuesday, though one lawmaker warned...
March 31, 2015 - 7:08pm