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First North Dakota votes cast for midterm election
Trump questions credibility of Kavanaugh accuser, lashes out at Democrats
South Dakota lakes dealing with more than just algae and solutions are complicated
'You pulled a gun in front of my kids over a mattress,' the man said. Then he was shot dead.
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Deaf advocates say jobs, awareness an issue in North Dakota
'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' receives Google's most moving, and soothing, Doodle yet
September rainstorm dampens early harvest plans in South Dakota
Nearly half of cellphone calls will be scams by 2019, report says
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
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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
North Dakota residents gain access to addiction resource
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
ND insurance commissioner cautions about short-term insurance plans
Flu cases already being reported in North Dakota
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
No. 22 North Dakota looks to maintain momentum in Potato Bowl against Idaho State
NDSU's Klieman last faced a Delaware team with Flacco at QB
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Vikings' Griffen, Cook will sit out against Buffalo due to injuries
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
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Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
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Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
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State Board of Higher Education
July 30, 2018
Audit recommends monitoring of workforce training program data at NDSCS
WAHPETON, N.D. — A forensic investigation of the North Dakota State College of Science recommends "close monitoring" of an accounting system...
July 30, 2018 - 6:57pm
July 8, 2018
UND plans to stay 'nimble,' 'transformative' facing cuts
GRAND FORKS—Budget cuts have been an unpleasant and all too familiar reality in higher education in North Dakota over the past few years,...
July 8, 2018 - 7:08am
July 4, 2018
North Dakota University System faces lowest budget in a decade
MANDAN, N.D.—With potential budget cuts looming, the North Dakota University System may be working with funding levels last seen about...
July 4, 2018 - 3:08pm
June 5, 2018
Burgum appoints three to State Board of Higher Education
BISMARCK — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum appointed three people to the State Board of Higher Education on Tuesday, June 5. The Republican...
June 5, 2018 - 1:51pm
May 15, 2018
NDSU plans new indoor sports training, agriculture research and teaching centers
BISMARCK — North Dakota State University is proposing a slate of building projects and renovations, including a $60 million agricultural...
May 15, 2018 - 7:55pm
May 11, 2018
ND higher education board member Melicher passed over for reappointment
BISMARCK — A nominating committee passed over a member of the North Dakota's higher education board for reappointment Thursday, May 10....
May 11, 2018 - 1:19pm
Commentary: SBHE member Kevin Melicher is out as six candidates advance to fill vacancies
Kevin Melicher, who was appointed to the State Board of Higher Education by former Governor Jack Dalrymple, was never perceived as a strong pick....
May 11, 2018 - 9:57am
May 4, 2018
Audit to examine complaints involving finances at North Dakota State College of Science
FARGO—Higher education leaders voted to hire an independent audit firm to review complaints concerning finances, space utilization and...
May 4, 2018 - 7:16pm
April 26, 2018
Campus cuts questioned: Deeper cuts called “incongruent” with the ND goals
GRAND FORKS — Some North Dakota higher education leaders have begun calling for urgency in fighting a potential continuation of budget...
April 26, 2018 - 6:48pm
April 18, 2018
Early budget indicates 'significant impact' for ND higher ed
GRAND FORKS—The governor's early budget guidelines could mean a higher education cut of more than $50 million, deepening reductions handed down last spring to the North Dakota University System. Tammy Dolan, NDUS chief financial officer and a vice chancellor, said the 10 percent...
April 18, 2018 - 8:12pm
April 4, 2018
10 applicants submit names for state board seats
GRAND FORKS—10 people, including a Grand Forks legislator and a former UND professor, have applied to fill two seats on the board that...
April 4, 2018 - 7:54pm
March 28, 2018
ND lawmaker criticizes Bismarck State College deal with Saudi Arabia as discriminatory
MAYVILLE, N.D.—Rep. Marvin Nelson, D-Rolla, said a partnership between Bismarck State College and an institute in Saudi Arabia that exclusively...
March 28, 2018 - 6:46pm
NDSU gets OK to build addition that will expand nursing, health programs
MAYVILLE, N.D.—North Dakota State University has the OK to build an addition to Sudro Hall with a price tag up to $28 million to allow...
March 28, 2018 - 6:45pm
New president named at Mayville State University in ND
MAYVILLE, N.D. — The next president of Mayville State University now serves as associate provost at Murray State University in Kentucky....
March 28, 2018 - 5:15pm
March 8, 2018
Mayville State presidential search narrows to three finalists
The Mayville State University presidential search is down to three finalists. A search committee made up of a cross-section of MSU stakeholders met for the last time Thursday to quickly whittle down a list of four candidates, coming to prompt consensus to end their work for a search...
March 8, 2018 - 8:18pm