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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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January 5, 2018
Analysis: Peterson, Heitkamp vote often against party, Hoeven closer to party line
Northwest Minnesota's U.S. representative and North Dakota's Democratic senator are near the top of a list of congressional members who voted...
January 5, 2018 - 8:50pm
January 2, 2018
Michele Bachmann tells televangelist she might run for Al Franken's Senate seat
Former congresswoman Michele Bachmann recently announced on a televangelist's show that she is mulling a run for Al Franken's U.S. Senate seat...
January 2, 2018 - 2:04pm
December 28, 2017
Franken bids farewell to supporters
December 28, 2017 - 9:22pm
December 20, 2017
Can Franken preserve his legacy? He made his first try Wednesday
WASHINGTON—Minnesota gets a new U.S. senator on Jan. 3. A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Al Franken said on Wednesday, Dec. 20, that the senator...
December 20, 2017 - 7:42pm
December 18, 2017
Analysis: Could Al Franken un-resign? Sure.
WASHINGTON - When Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., reluctantly said this month he would resign over multiple groping allegations, he did it in a way...
December 18, 2017 - 1:10pm
December 7, 2017
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
WASHINGTON — Al Franken was one of the most recognized U.S. senators from the day he took office in 2009, thanks to fame he gained on the "Saturday...
December 7, 2017 - 3:45pm
Commentary: What if Al Franken isn't really resigning?
When Senator Al Franken, amid calls for resignation from his fellow Democrats, announced that he’d be making an announcement on the floor of...
December 7, 2017 - 11:54am
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
The announcement will be carried on all Forum Communication websites. U.S. Sen. Al Franken will address the Senate at 10:45 a.m. Central...
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
December 6, 2017
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's political friends want and expect him to resign. The Minnesota Democrat plans a Thursday, Dec. 7, announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
Heitkamp joins senators calling for Franken to step down
WASHINGTON — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., called for the resignation of Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., on Wednesday, Dec. 6, joining the morning...
December 6, 2017 - 12:06pm
Senate Democrats call on Franken to resign
WASHINGTON - A group of six Senate Democratic women called Wednesday, Dec. 6, for Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., to resign amid mounting allegations...
December 6, 2017 - 11:18am
December 1, 2017
Commentary: Al Franken's calculated strategy of non-denial
Sen. Al Franken has a strategy for getting out of his current mess. You can see it in action in an interview he gave this week to Esme Murphy,...
December 1, 2017 - 1:23pm
November 30, 2017
New misconduct allegation leveled against Franken on USO tour
An Army veteran from Ohio says U.S. Sen. Al Franken cupped her breast in 2003. Stephanie Kemplin, 41, told CNN about a USO tour photo opportunity...
November 30, 2017 - 9:35am
November 29, 2017
ND, Minn. leaders respond to Trump's racially charged remarks, retweets
GRAND FORKS—President Donald Trump drew wide criticism this week for racially charged comments and Twitter activity, drawing mixed responses...
November 29, 2017 - 9:38pm
November 28, 2017
After Franken, Democrats struggle for steady harassment message
Democrats in Congress are struggling with how to calibrate their response to sexual harassment claims against two prominent lawmakers while trying...
November 28, 2017 - 12:06pm