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'Very much counter to the plan': Trump defies advisers in embrace of Putin
Bear euthanized after being removed from Grand Forks park
$21M gift a boost for religious college
Research animal deaths at NDSU prompt complaints
Teacher on a plane talked about her low-income students. Passengers overheard and gave her more than $500 in cash.
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nation and world
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
Giant pork surplus awaits Americans as trade wars risk exports
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
Treating addiction in a rural area: Small town health center offers big city services
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Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
Sanford drop-off site a boon for breast milk donors
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
Study finds decrease in early deaths in ND
Badlands bats stagnant at Pierre
Hometown slugger wins All-Star Home Run Derby
Roughriders go winless at Gopher Classic
Twins' Berrios excited to be first-time All-Star
Reeve hopes all five Lynx starters are picked for home All-Star Game
Commentary: Here’s something everyone seems to be overlooking in the (mostly) political hysteria over soybeans
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
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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December 26, 2016
Schools, preschools, daycares handle birth rate increase
Over the last eight years there has been a steady increase in the number of babies born in Dickinson — an increase that can impact the...
December 26, 2016 - 4:53pm
June 25, 2016
Census: North Dakota grows younger
GRAND FORKS -- Grand Forks County didn’t get any younger in 2015, bucking a trend followed by a majority of its counterparts across North Dakota, but it seems to have maintained its youthful vigor. Forty counties in the state saw their median ages decrease between July 1, 2014 and...
June 25, 2016 - 8:32pm
August 20, 2015
Fargo seeing 'accelerated growth': Population to reach 133,350 by 2020
FARGO -- The city of Fargo is projecting the population will grow 12.6 percent and reach 133,350 by 2020, a largely youthful rise but also heavily influenced by aging baby boomers flocking here, according to a new study. Fargo's population is not only projected to grow, but to...
August 20, 2015 - 9:30am
May 12, 2015
N.D. taxable sales and purchases double since 2010 to $28.2 billion
BISMARCK – North Dakota's economy continued on its record-breaking roll in 2014 with taxable sales and purchases doubling since 2010 to more...
May 12, 2015 - 9:21pm
March 26, 2015
Continued growth: U.S. Census: Dickinson, Williston fastest-growing micropolitan areas in the country
FARGO — Once again, Williston and Dickinson are the fastest growing micropolitan areas in the country, and other cities in North Dakota are...
March 26, 2015 - 1:10pm
March 22, 2015
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
TAYLOR — To most, the drive between Bismarck and Dickinson is a streamless blur of wheat-colored prairies touching sky. But wedged between...
March 22, 2015 - 12:51am
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
RICHARDTON — Mayor Frank Kirschenheiter said Richardtonians look at the growth in their town a certain way. “We’d rather move forward...
March 22, 2015 - 12:48am
March 21, 2015
Planning for growth: With more students, South Heart looks for public input
The South Heart School District, in collaboration with JLG Architects, will hold the second of a three informal meetings at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at the school gymnasium. With a recent growth in enrollment, the South Heart School District is looking into potential expansion...
March 21, 2015 - 9:18pm
March 19, 2015
Belfield looks at land for new school
BELFIELD - Belfield Public School Board members scanned pages of a land purchase agreement, discussing its contents at length and highlighting...
March 19, 2015 - 7:02pm
March 18, 2015
Truck hub development approved by Dickinson Planning, Zoning
After nearly two years of discussions, a development company presented a rezoning petition to the Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission on Wednesday morning. Roers Development Vice President Larry Nygard, asked the commission for approval to convert 156 acres of agricultural land...
March 18, 2015 - 10:46pm
February 25, 2015
ND still expects population growth
BISMARCK — In 2012, the North Dakota Census office projected the state to grow to 842,000 residents in 2025. Despite the drop in oil prices, the office maintains high projections. “We’re not going to see a dramatic change in the demand for labor,” Census office manager Kevin...
February 25, 2015 - 10:17pm
February 24, 2015
Growth control: Dickinson officials say fill vacant developments before starting new ones
When Dickinson Planning and Zoning commissioners ended a debate last week in a tie vote over a rezoning petition from the developers of the proposed...
February 24, 2015 - 10:40pm
February 20, 2015
Future proofing: South Heart Public School Board discusses options for growth
By Abby Kessler firstname.lastname@example.org SOUTH HEART — A consistent increase in South Heath Public School’s student body and proposed...
February 20, 2015 - 11:05am
February 17, 2015
Dickinson’s west area plan a step closer to adoption
Dickinson city commissioners approved another reading of the West Dickinson Area Plan, moving the study closer to adoption after months of drafts and input from both the public and city officials. A public hearing held Tuesday before a regular meeting of the city commission didn’t...
February 17, 2015 - 11:11pm
February 1, 2015
A new era for water reclamation: Dickinson facility built to serve the Oil Patch
With more people comes more waste. But the second-fastest growing micropolitan city in the country still has room to grow when it comes to sewage. That...
February 1, 2015 - 1:15am