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Judge bars Stone from publicly talking about federal case after photo post
Venezuela braces for clash over US-backed aid
SD House votes to shorten absentee voting window by two weeks
IRS analyst charged with leaking financial documents on Michael Cohen
DAPL developer files new lawsuit against Greenpeace
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Fargo, Grand Forks medical marijuana dispensaries will have same supplier
Minnesota company plans gold exploration in Black Hills
Leak causes brine spill at northwest North Dakota well site
US farmers fuel surge in guest-worker visas as illegal labor dwindles
Nike target of Twitter storm after basketball star's shoe splits
place a business brief
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
Five cases of mumps in North Dakota re-ignite support for vaccinations
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
Measles outbreak prompt state lawmakers to reconsider religion exemptions for vaccines
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Lost Italian: Moroccan Spice Roasted Chickpeas are the savory, nutritious snack you need
Midgets head to state with four consecutive titles in sight
'Tough group of kids': Hettinger-Scranton heads to state, withstanding a tough Dickinson Trinity challenge
Davies boys roll on to state hockey semifinals
Fargo Davies dominates Dickinson in quarterfinal round at state tournament
All-Region 7 girls basketball awards
Port: Offer of free ballet tickets sets off emailed war of words among lawmakers, Measure 1 activist
Plain Talk Podcast: Prisons head decries conditions at New England women's prison, says one inmate pulled her own tooth
Commentary: Investigating gay Catholic priests will reveal much about church
Bender: Time for a current events quiz
Plain Talk Podcast: Closer look at Bakken oil boom crime stats paints a different picture
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September 10, 2018
Issues with REAL ID should be easy fix according to NDDOT, governor's office
BISMARCK—North Dakota residents have been able to obtain a REAL ID since May 1, but how has implementation of the system unfolded? In a...
September 10, 2018 - 7:18pm
August 30, 2018
NDSU student has challenge getting REAL ID, could show signs of future problems
FARGO—While it may seem simple according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation website, the requirements for REAL ID are already...
August 30, 2018 - 1:34pm
February 18, 2018
Murky Marsy's Law: Clarity sought for prosecutors, public access
BISMARCK—Critics of Marsy's Law say its ambiguity for prosecutors is leading to withheld public information, while those attorneys say they want more clarity on the victim rights law. While Marsy's Law enshrines victim's rights in the state constitution, representatives of the...
February 18, 2018 - 6:36am
February 5, 2018
8 ways to prepare for big tax law changes this filing season
The federal tax overhaul put in place by Republicans has produced an unusual show of bipartisanship now that tax season is here: We are a nation...
February 5, 2018 - 11:50am
January 14, 2018
Push to curb vehicle idling gains little steam in frigid ND, Minnesota
In April 2015, members of Girl Scout Troop 34001 went before the Grand Forks City Council to request that council members enact an ordinance...
January 14, 2018 - 2:45pm
December 28, 2017
California towns scramble to prepare for legal marijuana on Jan. 1
NIPTON, Calif. - In the high desert of eastern California, where a two-lane road and the rail tracks cross, sits a cluster of buildings that...
December 28, 2017 - 11:02pm
August 11, 2017
Port: Report shows where you get divorced in North Dakota could have a big impact on child custody outcomes
North Dakota has had a long-running debate over shared parenting. Multiple ballot measures, and multiple legislative efforts, over the years...
August 11, 2017 - 9:16am
October 25, 2016
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
Casinos on Native American land have poured billions into tribal economies since the late 1980s, lifting many people from poverty. Now, some...
October 25, 2016 - 10:54am
December 26, 2015
Law closes loophole for notice of big property tax increases
BISMARCK – One of eight new laws taking effect Friday in North Dakota will close a loophole that kept property owners from receiving notice of significant property tax increases in certain cases. The 2013 law required that property owners be notified if the assessed value of their...
December 26, 2015 - 12:02am
‘John school’ law aimed at sex trafficking takes effect Jan. 1
BISMARCK – People caught paying for sex in North Dakota already face the threat of jail time. Starting next week, they could end up in the classroom, as well. Under a new “john school” law that takes effect Friday, judges can sentence those convicted of hiring someone for sex...
December 26, 2015 - 12:01am
July 31, 2015
Tougher ND human trafficking laws take effect today
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s human trafficking laws — previously rated among the weakest in the nation — are today considered strong by a leading anti-human trafficking advocacy group. New state laws taking effect today include comprehensive changes to North Dakota’s human...
July 31, 2015 - 11:14pm
July 30, 2015
Expanded conceal-carry areas, earlier booze sales on Sunday among 300-plus laws taking effect Saturday
BISMARCK — North Dakotans will be able to buy a beer at a restaurant an hour earlier on Sundays, carry concealed weapons in more places and legally drive a snowmobile at a younger age when more than 300 new and revised laws take effect Saturday. Of the 534 bills passed by lawmakers...
July 30, 2015 - 11:46pm
April 7, 2015
Senate passes bill expanding places where concealed-carry is legal
BISMARCK – State senators voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to expand the places where a concealed weapons license holder can legally carry a firearm...
April 7, 2015 - 10:00pm
April 6, 2015
Senate passes oil tax formula bill without Dems’ amendment
BISMARCK – A bill designed to return a bigger share of oil tax revenue to counties, cities, schools and townships unanimously passed the Senate...
April 6, 2015 - 8:42pm
March 3, 2015
USDA extends farm bill deadline; program sign-ups drawing attention
The U.S. Department of Agriculture extended until March 31 the Feb. 27 deadline to update yields and reallocate base acres. The final day to apply for farm bill safety-net coverage also is March 31, USDA says. The extension was announced Feb. 27.
March 3, 2015 - 2:00am