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Chairman Rick Berg unanimously reelected by North Dakota GOP
GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Man fatally struck by SUV while chasing dog ID'd
Prosecutors release no details in hearing for South Dakota teacher charged with abusing disabled student
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North Dakota to ask federal agency to intervene in oil-by-rail dispute with Washington
Last hepatitis case against Minot hospital appealed to ND Supreme Court
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Protesters say Sanford uncooperative in providing medical marijuana certification to patients
Chinese buffet owners mull closing after flap over caged pigeons found in basement
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Port: North Dakota Democratic party: 'Coal is no longer a viable source of energy'
The U.S. becomes top oil producer globally -- The economic and educational cost of oil in the Bakken
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
Growing Together: Why were so many trees and shrubs injured this winter?
Salonen: Peering into the heart, a breathtaking reality
Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Port: Jon Stewart and his sanctimony are a lot of what’s wrong in American politics today
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Kevin Cramer says political attacks on North Dakota company could scare off bidders for federal contracts
Bender: Everything's just fine with our gun laws, thank you
Commentary: Down on the farm, core values grow
Port: North Dakota is fun, despite what some dumb spam “study” says
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March 30, 2019
15 parents charged in college scandal appear in court
BOSTON - Fifteen parents accused of conspiracy to commit fraud appeared in federal court Friday as legal proceedings accelerated in the college...
March 30, 2019 - 11:45am
March 12, 2019
FBI accuses wealthy parents, including celebrities, in college-entrance bribery scheme
WASHINGTON - The Justice Department on Tuesday charged more than 30 wealthy people - including two television stars - with being part of a long-running...
March 12, 2019 - 6:14pm
January 22, 2019
Private colleges slashing tuition
As soaring tuition costs scare off many families, a growing number of private colleges have embraced a marketing tactic associated more with...
January 22, 2019 - 12:40pm
October 14, 2018
Why college costs soared as more students enrolled
Today's college students and recent alumni often look wistfully to the 1960s.
October 14, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 21, 2018
Facing shrinking budget, NDSU president calls for optimism
FARGO — After weathering "unprecedented" cuts in state funding, being told to expect more cuts and now dealing with a serious enrollment...
September 21, 2018 - 8:02pm
September 1, 2018
College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?
College is increasingly seen by high school students as a means to an end: getting a job. Since the Great Recession, surveys of teenagers - and...
September 1, 2018 - 12:30pm
August 25, 2018
McFeely: Safety Hendricks takings snaps at QB for Bison, which might not be a good sign
FARGO—Safety James Hendricks is getting some practice at quarterback for North Dakota State's football team, which might not be a good sign in the battle to be Easton Stick's backup. One of the burning questions facing NDSU's top-rated and defending national champions is an...
August 25, 2018 - 2:22pm
August 21, 2018
Commentary: Prehistoric college football coaches are killing players. It's past time to stop them.
Heatstroke didn't kill Jordan McNair, the berserk excesses of coach DJ Durkin and his staff did. No amount of "honoring" McNair can pretty up...
August 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
August 5, 2018
Despite strong economy, worrying financial signs for higher education
Earlham College in Indiana might lack a national brand name, but as Rick Seltzer pointed out in the online publication Inside Higher Ed recently,...
August 5, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 2, 2018
McFeely: Persistence key to James Madison scheduling FBS teams; NDSU can only wait
FARGO — If James Madison of the Football Championship Subdivision has a secret sauce for scheduling an FBS opponent, the Dukes aren't sharing....
August 2, 2018 - 7:59pm
Donors give $102,000 to gay valedictorian who couldn't afford college after clashing with his parents
On paper, everything was going well for Seth Owen. A valedictorian of a high school in Jacksonville, Florida, with a 4.16 grade-point average,...
August 2, 2018 - 8:42am
May 30, 2018
Walmart to offer employees a college education for $1 a day
Walmart, the country's largest private employer, announced Wednesday that it will pay for its workers to go back to school - as long as they...
May 30, 2018 - 2:14pm
May 19, 2018
Host Arizona shuts out Bison in NCAA softball regional
TUCSON, Ariz.—North Dakota State right-hander Jacquelyn Sertic fought her way through trouble early Saturday, May 19, before host and No....
May 19, 2018 - 10:53pm
May 7, 2018
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
As another academic year winds down on campuses nationwide, the news about the financial underpinning of colleges and universities keeps getting worse. Two studies out in the past week show that key revenue sources at public and private universities continue to shrink without any...
May 7, 2018 - 11:16am
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