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'May we never forget that immigration is a blessing and a strength,' George W. Bush says
Minot man, 26, found naked and dead on top of RV
ND universities ask Senate for changes to research bill
Whales keep eating plastic, dying. This one's stomach had 88 pounds of calcifying trash
Computer science, cybersecurity teacher bill moves ahead after unanimous approval in ND House and Senate
crime and courts
nation and world
Shopko to close all retail locations in ND
Tank leak causes brine, oil spill in Divide County, ND
Probe of FAA's oversight of Boeing 737 began before second crash
NDSU lobbies for new $78 million ag research center
2018 a record year for canola in North Dakota
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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
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
It's the Year of the Pig. Is it also the year fake pork takes off in China?
6 ways parents and schools can tackle the spike in teen suicide
Does a church matter? For some congregations, nontraditional settings like former motels and auto shops have become religious gathering places
Security sniffer: Detection canines keep schools safe
Mental health problems rise significantly among young Americans
Kindred freshman Duchscherer headlines North Dakota Class B girls all-state first team
Rambousek, Fridley, Deguzman qualify for USA Gymnastics Region 4 Championships
No firms plans, but former Twins manager Molitor not ready to be done
With Kepler leading off, Twins' lineup seems to be taking shape
Jared Spurgeon doesn't brag... so his Wild teammates do it for him
Port: Maybe North Dakotans and Minnesotans turn down heating assistance because they think self-sufficiency is a good thing
Plain Talk Podcast: Is it OK to treat people differently based on their race?
Port: Is North Dakota’s first openly gay lawmaker an anti-gay bigot?
Port: The left’s new anti-fossil fuel McCarthyism
Port: Governor Burgum blasts 'disingenuous' legislators over revenue picture, and he’s right
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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June 14, 2018
Volunteer catalogues ND State Hospital cemeteries for online research
JAMESTOWN, N.D.—A passion for history inspired a Bismarck woman to photograph and research the North Dakota State Hospital cemeteries....
June 14, 2018 - 5:35pm
December 28, 2017
ND owes $1.4 million in Heritage Center construction case, judge says
BISMARCK—A North Dakota judge entered a $1.4 million judgement Wednesday, Dec. 27, in favor of the Wahpeton, N.D., construction firm that...
December 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 23, 2017
State museum exhibits offer glimpse of vast collection
BISMARCK — Beth Campbell likes to think of the North Dakota Heritage Center and State Museum as similar to an ant farm. "We've got all...
December 23, 2017 - 6:58pm
November 25, 2017
A century later, ND historians commemorating World War I
BISMARCK—Historians are paying homage to North Dakotans who fought in World War I a century after the United States joined its allies in...
November 25, 2017 - 8:25am
November 15, 2017
Jury awards construction firm nearly $1.4 million in Heritage Center dispute
BISMARCK — A jury awarded a Wahpeton, N.D., construction firm nearly $1.4 million Wednesday, Nov. 15, after finding that the State Historical...
November 15, 2017 - 6:50pm
October 13, 2017
ND Heritage Center contract dispute with Wahpeton firm headed for trial
BISMARCK—A contract dispute between the state of North Dakota and a Wahpeton construction firm that oversaw a major addition to the Heritage...
October 13, 2017 - 6:06pm
May 2, 2016
Letter: Removal of green energy exhibit shows respect for state’s past
As the second-largest energy-producing state in the nation, the decision to close the Heritage Center’s green energy exhibit serves the best interest of our state. The fossil fuel industry directly employs 54,000 people in North Dakota, along with thousands of businesses that rely...
May 2, 2016 - 10:10pm
April 11, 2016
Emails show museum closed green energy exhibit after complaints from fossil fuel industry
BISMARCK -- It’s hard not to notice the influence of the oil and coal industries at the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck. Inside the...
April 11, 2016 - 4:48pm
April 8, 2016
ND Historical Society hires outside attorneys to fight lawsuit over Heritage Center
BISMARCK – The State Historical Board is hiring outside attorneys to fight a $1.5 million lawsuit filed by a Wahpeton contractor who claims the state improperly withheld payments for work done on the $51.7 million expansion of the North Dakota Heritage Center. Board members voted...
April 8, 2016 - 3:50pm
April 6, 2016
Heritage Center contractor files $1.5M lawsuit against State Historical Society
BISMARCK – The contractor that oversaw a nearly $52 million expansion of the North Dakota Heritage Center is suing the State Historical Society for almost $1.5 million, claiming it improperly withheld payment and continues to do so despite the project being completed more than a...
April 6, 2016 - 5:46pm
November 2, 2014
North Dakota marks 125 years with grand opening of Heritage Center
BISMARCK – North Dakota natives Norman and Joanie Janzen hit the road at 6 a.m. Sunday so they wouldn’t be late for their state’s 125th...
November 2, 2014 - 11:13pm
October 20, 2014
$3 million deal will keep rare, mummified dinosaur on display
BISMARCK — The owner of a mummified dinosaur uncovered in North Dakota has reached a deal with the State Historical Society that will keep...
October 20, 2014 - 6:40pm
N.D. 125th celebration planners look forward to Nov. 2 finale
BISMARCK – After a soggy event Saturday that proved North Dakotans won’t let a little rain ruin a good party, those in charge of the 125th...
August 20, 2014 - 5:18pm
April 14, 2014
What to do with Dakota: State negotiating to keep mummified Marmarth dinosaur in Heritage Center
BISMARCK — The future of a rare mummified dinosaur discovered in North Dakota and now prominently displayed in the state’s newly expanded...
April 14, 2014 - 10:47pm
December 9, 2011
Sakakawea state exhibit reopens today
BISMARCK -- An exhibit honoring one of the most popular figures in North Dakota history officially reopens today. "Creating Sakakawea" explores...
December 9, 2011 - 12:00am