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SD House votes to shorten absentee voting window by two weeks
IRS analyst charged with leaking financial documents on Michael Cohen
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US farmers fuel surge in guest-worker visas as illegal labor dwindles
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Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
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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
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Midgets head to state with four consecutive titles in sight
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Davies boys roll on to state hockey semifinals
Fargo Davies dominates Dickinson in quarterfinal round at state tournament
All-Region 7 girls basketball awards
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September 3, 2018
'A holiday for the rest of us': Labor Day a reminder to honor workers, and the fight for workplace rights
FARGO — Enjoying your Labor Day holiday? Good! You worked for it. At the same time, as you're firing up the grill or heading to the lakes...
September 3, 2018 - 5:00am
September 4, 2017
Union membership appears to be stabilizing in North Dakota, Minnesota
GRAND FORKS — Union membership has been on the decline for decades, but union leaders in North Dakota are optimistic about the future of...
September 4, 2017 - 6:26am
August 29, 2015
Politicians replace unions in battle for benefits
Labor Day isn’t that anymore. Labor Day is a shopping excursion to the mall. Labor Day is an outing in the country. Labor Day is closing the...
August 29, 2015 - 11:11pm
August 5, 2015
Navy band coming to Medora on Labor Day
MEDORA — The United States Navy Band is planning a performance at the Burning Hills Amphitheatre in Medora on Labor Day. The U.S. Navy Band Country Current will perform for free at 2 p.m. Sept. 7 as part of its 13-city, six-state fall tour. The seven-member, country-bluegrass...
August 5, 2015 - 5:14pm
October 17, 2014
Measure 8 advocates: Forum poll makes sense
A recent poll revealing strong support from North Dakota residents to start school after Labor Day makes sense, according to a Mandan man who championed the effort. “It’s such a simple and easy thing to do, and it’s going to make the quality of life in North Dakota better for...
October 17, 2014 - 10:08pm
October 16, 2014
Poll: Most for Measure 8
GRAND FORKS — Even as opposition picks up against a later start date for schools, a new poll suggests Measure 8 will pass without a hitch. The...
October 16, 2014 - 11:35pm
October 7, 2014
Opponents: Later school start could have ripple effect in ND
FARGO — Opposition to Measure 8, an initiative on the November ballot that would require North Dakota’s public K-12 schools to start after Labor Day, is growing. Backers say the measure would give families more time to enjoy summers and keep kids out of hot schools in August. But...
October 7, 2014 - 11:47pm
September 27, 2014
A later start: Measure 8 supporters expect little opposition to initiative pushing back ND school start date past Labor Day
GRAND FORKS — Supporters of a measure to push the first day of school in North Dakota past Labor Day say they don’t anticipate much resistance. “It’s...
September 27, 2014 - 9:31pm
September 26, 2014
Labor Day Salute
A salute to area business on Labor Day weekend.
September 26, 2014 - 5:03pm
August 28, 2014
Extra patrol out for Labor Day weekend
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Highway Patrol will conduct extra patrols and sobriety checkpoints in an effort to boost traffic safety during the Labor Day weekend. Troopers statewide will work overtime to extend their patrol hours. Sobriety checkpoints will be set up in Burke, Cass,...
August 28, 2014 - 9:08pm
August 6, 2014
Sponsors turn in 16,500 signatures for ballot measure on later school start
BISMARCK — Supporters of changing North Dakota law to force schools districts to start classes after Labor Day said they delivered about 16,500 signatures to the secretary of state’s office on Wednesday with hopes of putting the question to voters in November. The measure needs...
August 6, 2014 - 10:42pm
August 5, 2014
Late-school backers to file petition
BISMARCK — Sponsors of a proposed ballot measure that if approved would force North Dakota school districts to start school after Labor Day say they have more than enough signatures to get the measure on the Nov.
August 5, 2014 - 9:55pm
June 20, 2014
Petition for later school start is short on signatures
GRAND FORKS — A group pushing for North Dakota’s public schools to start after Labor Day has so far collected at least 6,000 signatures, less than half of what’s needed for a statewide vote, according to a co-chair of the group. The movement to put the idea on the November...
June 20, 2014 - 11:48pm
Petition pushing for later school start approved
BISMARCK -- The group pushing to change state law to require that public schools start after Labor Day can now begin to collect signatures to send the issue to a statewide vote. Secretary of State Al Jaeger approved the sponsoring committee's petition Friday, kick-starting the committee's...
September 20, 2013 - 12:04pm
September 1, 2013
Brock: Happy Labor Day
Where has the summer gone? Tomorrow is Labor Day, which, according to the Department of Labor, is a creation of the labor movement, and is dedicated...
September 1, 2013 - 12:00am