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Rodeo champion determined to ride again
Minnesota native helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in North Dakota
Federal agency drops proposed two-person train crew rule
Trump administration to pull out of rural Job Corps program, laying off 1,100 federal workers
Analysis: Assange case stirs free-speech concerns
crime and courts
nation and world
Bismarck clinic closes, forced to repay $22K to patients seeking medical marijuana cards
South Dakota cattle scheme
North Dakota PSC to hold public hearings on pipeline conversions
Cirrus jets return to skies, recall raises questions about risk of corrective stall-protection systems
Conservationists: ND officials not doing enough to protect Little Missouri River from oil development
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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
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
Fielding Questions: Identifying flowers, rose pruning and weed control while on vacation
Bursack: Quitting Alzheimer's drugs in late stages can benefit some
Growing Together: How to select the best apple tree
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness sees what others avoid
'Put down that gun and pick up the phone': Group walking across North Dakota to raise awareness of PTSD and honor fallen veteran
Metanire's first MLS goal lifts Minnesota over Houston
Twins are raking, so Nelson Cruz is being patient with left wrist
Twins bury White Sox for ninth win in 10 games
After 50 years, Andrettis look to bookend 500 wins
Kirk Cousins hopes rookie Garrett Bradbury is Vikings’ center for ‘the next decade’
Shaw: The unethical implementation of the North Dakota ethics measure
Port: Petitions filed to refer laws pertaining to state auditor powers, legislative emails and Roosevelt Library funding
Column: Soldier describes close calls with death in the trenches of WWI
McFeely: Game and Fish director says lowering Devils Lake shouldn't affect fishing
Bender: Governing America's genitalia
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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May 20, 2019
Port: The hiring process for Mark Kennedy cost North Dakotans nearly $50,000 for each year he actually worked
In recent years, when it’s come time to hire for a high-profile position in North Dakota’s state government, our public servants have increasingly...
May 20, 2019 - 9:45am
May 19, 2019
State board member, chancellor split on how to move forward with UND president’s search
While the head of the North Dakota University System and the leader of the State Board of Higher Education map out the search process to replace...
May 19, 2019 - 6:00am
Who’s in and who’s out for a run at UND president?
As Mark Kennedy’s final days as UND president inch closer, rumors about who will fill the role of interim president have begun to circulate....
May 19, 2019 - 6:00am
May 11, 2019
Graduates celebrate commencement at UND Saturday
GRAND FORKS -- Hundreds of University of North Dakota students walked across a stage Saturday at the Alerus Center. When they reached the end...
May 11, 2019 - 5:16pm
May 3, 2019
Process to find new UND president begins
GRAND FORKS -- As University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy prepares to become the next president of the University of Colorado system,...
May 3, 2019 - 8:01pm
McFeely: Kennedy's Colorado contract worth $2.55 million, plus perks
You could call it the "shaking hands and kissing babies" clause, one supposes.
May 3, 2019 - 12:37pm
May 2, 2019
UND's Mark Kennedy named next president at University of Colorado
AURORA, Colo. — It’s official. University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy has been named the next president of the University of Colorado...
May 2, 2019 - 4:25pm
UND’s Kennedy to learn today if he has Colorado job
GRAND FORKS — In what likely will be a contentious vote, the University of Colorado Board of Regents will decide Thursday, May 2, whether to...
May 2, 2019 - 6:00am
May 1, 2019
McFeely: In fiery Facebook post, regent shows why Kennedy will likely get Colorado job
Remember those halcyon days when North Dakota Republicans and their media friends pretended to be mortified that dirty, low-down liberals would...
May 1, 2019 - 3:00pm
April 30, 2019
As vote looms, three Colorado regents reveal votes on Kennedy’s pending presidency
Three of nine members of the University of Colorado Board of Regents have publicly stated how they will vote Thursday on the nomination of Mark...
April 30, 2019 - 5:19pm
April 26, 2019
UND’s Kennedy faces taunts, chants on last day of Colorado tour
BOULDER, Colo. — University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy was booed Friday morning, April 26, during his final stop of a four-campus...
April 26, 2019 - 4:48pm
April 25, 2019
McFeely: Heitkamp 'would have to think about' UND job
On the day Heidi Heitkamp launched a new project to get the Democratic Party re-engaged with rural voters, she found herself talking a lot about...
April 25, 2019 - 8:25pm
Heitkamp says she would consider UND president’s job
Although the job isn’t yet open, former U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp told a Fargo radio station she would consider taking on the University of...
April 25, 2019 - 5:33pm
April 24, 2019
Port: Subjecting Mark Kennedy to an ideological litmus test is unfair
MINOT, N.D. — Once upon a time I thought Mark Kennedy was going to be a good leader for the University of North Dakota. I cheered when he made...
April 24, 2019 - 7:30am
April 23, 2019
UND's Kennedy calls himself ‘a champion for diversity’ during second day of Colorado tour
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy was on the road again Tuesday, April 23, making his case to a roomful...
April 23, 2019 - 5:20pm