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Senate sets votes to reopen government
North Dakota legislators renew efforts to bring whole state into Central time
Supreme Court lets Trump's restrictions on transgender troops take effect
Hundreds of IRS workers skip work, citing hardship
Trump prepares two versions of State of the Union address as shutdown tensions escalate
crime and courts
nation and world
Farm Service Agency to reopen for more services: All FSA staff recalled to work as shutdown continues
Starbucks isn't as popular as it used to be. So it's trying out delivery.
Lego collecting delivers huge (and uncorrelated) market returns
Gophers coach Whalen signs endorsement deal with Bell Bank
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
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
Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
How MLMs - multilevel marketing schemes - are hurting female friendships
A man's unusual treatment for his chronic back pain: Injecting himself with his own semen every month
Hauser: Ready, set, grow, Part 1
Salonen: I was unplanned, but, thank God, I’m here
Klaman comes through: Junior scores twice as Midgets collect wins on back-to-back nights
Scoreboard for Tuesday, Jan. 22
Patriots power over Midgets
Bismarck Century dominates Dickinson girls
Kubas posts double-double as Titans down Miners
Plain Talk Podcast: Ranching group's members back bill ending posting requirement to keep hunters off private land
Plain Talk Podcast: If the voters cast their ballots for bad policy, does that suddenly make it good policy?
Port: What a miserable week for American journalism
Commentary: Trump is dealmaker who can't seem to make deal
Commentary: Trump says Democrats used to be for new border barriers. He's right.
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September 28, 2018
ND Health Department justifies fiscal impact of possible recreational marijuana
BISMARCK—North Dakota legislators earlier this month debated the true fiscal impact of Measure 3, which would legalize recreational marijuana,...
September 28, 2018 - 7:31pm
September 8, 2018
Medical marijuana law shields manufacturing and dispensary applicants' information
BISMARCK — As a medical marijuana review panel evaluates applications for medical marijuana dispensaries in Bismarck and Fargo, little...
September 8, 2018 - 7:46pm
July 31, 2018
Blue-green algae advisories issued for 10 North Dakota lakes
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Department of Health has expanded its public health advisories for blue-green algae from six to 10 lakes. The advisories...
July 31, 2018 - 4:55pm
June 13, 2018
Davis Refinery permit approved, Meridian faces potential appeals
BISMARCK—An air quality permit has been issued for an oil refinery that has drawn opposition for its proximity to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Wednesday, June 13. But Meridian Energy is facing potential appeals or legal challenges...
June 13, 2018 - 6:47pm
May 2, 2018
Income eligibility raised for ND families with children with special medical needs
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Department of Health has announced new income levels for children who receive special health services. Income levels have increased based on changes in the federal poverty levels, according to a news release. Effective Tuesday, a family of four will be...
May 2, 2018 - 10:44am
March 1, 2018
N.D. kindergarten vaccination rates increase
BISMARCK—North Dakota kindergarten vaccinations rates continue to rise. The North Dakota Department of Health's 2017-18 kindergarten immunization rates have remained at about 94 percent for all required vaccines, the department reported Thursday, March 1, in a news release....
March 1, 2018 - 5:30pm
January 12, 2018
Flu hospitalizations spike across N.D.
BISMARCK—North Dakota hospitals are responding to a spike in flu-related visits in recent weeks, mirroring a current nationwide trend and...
January 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
November 19, 2017
Oilfield waste facility proposed for McKenzie County in western ND
BISMARCK — Officials in McKenzie County say they want to better understand the risks of a proposed oilfield waste facility that would involve...
November 19, 2017 - 5:50pm
September 16, 2017
North Dakota Health Department wrongfully demoted longtime employee, administrative law judge says
BISMARCK - North Dakota Department of Health officials “wrongfully demoted” a longtime microbiologist two years ago, an administrative law...
September 16, 2017 - 8:43am
August 24, 2017
Interest intensifies as administrative rules for ND medical marijuana finalized
BISMARCK — Interest is growing in dispensing medical marijuana as the North Dakota Department of Health, Division of Medical Marijuana...
August 24, 2017 - 8:22pm
August 2, 2017
147 page report outlines violations by Hettinger nursing home
Residents of Western Horizons Care Center, a nursing home in Hettinger, are in "immediate jeopardy," according to a report issued in early June by the North Dakota Department of Health and made public Friday. The 147-page report cited 37 violations of Health Department code that included...
August 2, 2017 - 7:44pm
June 24, 2016
Fired employee who filed sexual harassment claim sues ND Health Department for retaliation
BISMARCK – A North Dakota Department of Health employee who was fired after complaining about sexual harassment in the workplace is suing the agency in federal court for retaliation, and a $40,000 settlement was reached with another employee who claimed age discrimination and retaliation....
June 24, 2016 - 4:54pm
May 4, 2016
GFH: Too little enforcement of Bakken wastewater rules
Sure, compliance is better than enforcement when it comes to environmental law, as the North Dakota Department of Health declares. When oil drillers ship their product without spilling it and safely dispose of fracking wastewater and other byproducts as well, that’s terrific. The...
May 4, 2016 - 12:08am
February 24, 2016
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
WILLISTON, N.D. – An oilfield landfill south of Williston is the first facility in North Dakota to propose accepting radioactive waste under...
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm
Department of Health responds to brine spill in Dunn County
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health is responding to a spill involving 6,258 gallons of brine released from a pipeline in Dunn County. The department was notified Tuesday that 149 barrels of brine -- a byproduct of oil and gas production -- was released from a pipeline...
February 24, 2016 - 9:48am