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North Dakota lawmakers to look at land access issues after failed 'trespass bill'
Mandan bar files lawsuit over city's order to remove mural
ACLU makes final plea to Noem for Rapid City man's life, arguing anti-gay prejudice motivated death sentence
Noem selects interim Secretary of Social Services: Initial pick resigned after three months on the job
Mount Rushmore closes as rain, snow flood Black Hills
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Self-driving trucks will carry mail in US for the first time
Caged pigeons found in basement of Chinese buffet in Fargo; apology issued
In stressful times, farmers need to add mental health to the to-do list
A farmer saved himself by cutting off his leg with a knife. This is what he wants you to know
Ford to cut 7,000 jobs as part of company-wide 'redesign'
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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
In search of a good death: End-of-life specialists ease the way home
'We have the meats': Arby's surprises Fargo seniors who chant the franchise's tagline
A baby was mysteriously abandoned in an airport bathroom in 1986, now he knows some of the truth
Saturday marks 40th anniversary of one of the first times a missing child made national news
Six fantastic sites to see in North Dakota
Rosas: Saunders earned Timberwolves coaching job
Minnesota United loans Romario Ibarra to Mexican club Pachuca
Bills assign O.J. Simpson's No. 32 for first time since 1977
Shipley: For new Timberwolves, like new Twins, this is a partnership. That’s new, too.
NAIA rules in favor of South Dakota heptathlete for national meet
Commentary: Farms are suffering from climate change and Trump's trade war. Here's how to help
Port: Constitutional measure to legalize marijuana has sponsoring committee with a spotty background
Port: The hiring process for Mark Kennedy cost North Dakotans nearly $50,000 for each year he actually worked
Shaw: Our delegation needs to stand up for our democracy
Port: In the fight over oil, it’s progressives against progress
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April 15, 2019
Where the war on marijuana still rages
Marijuana possession led to nearly 6 percent of all arrests in the United States in 2017, FBI data shows, underscoring the level of policing...
April 15, 2019 - 4:30pm
September 19, 2018
Commentary: Ya got trouble, North Dakota
FARGO — Too bad Robert Preston isn't alive still, because he could save North Dakota from the trouble. And that's what we got comin', folks,...
September 19, 2018 - 10:58am
September 1, 2018
Backer of North Dakota recreational pot measure says their polls show tight vote
FARGO — Legalize ND, a group backing Measure 3, which aims to legalize recreational marijuana in North Dakota, issued a statement Friday,...
September 1, 2018 - 3:28pm
February 26, 2018
Commentary: Why North Dakota should legalize pot: Arrests involving marijuana have increased 119 percent since 2009
Over the weekend my colleague April Baumgarten wrote an eye-opening piece about drug arrests in North Dakota. Particularly startlingly was how...
February 26, 2018 - 9:44am
January 19, 2018
Trudeau's strict branding rules will take fun out of legal weed in Canada
Recreational pot should be legal in Canada by summer, but it won't be glamorous. Producers trying to market their product face a battery of proposed...
January 19, 2018 - 12:34pm
January 1, 2018
With Hershey gone, Canadian town embraces mantle as pot capital
All it took was a little marijuana to lift this Canadian town's spirits. Smiths Falls, Ontario -- population 8,885 -- is seeing a revival of...
January 1, 2018 - 8:07pm
December 22, 2017
Elderly couple's festive explanation for having $336,000 worth of marijuana: 'Christmas'
The elderly couple caught driving through rural Nebraska with hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of marijuana in their vehicle? They were...
December 22, 2017 - 1:41pm
March 4, 2015
Troopers find 136 pounds of pot, arrest two
BISMARCK -- Two California men were taken into custody Sunday afternoon after a North Dakota Highway Patrol trooper found 136 pounds of marijuana. The driver, 22-year-old Andrew Xiong, and his passenger, 33-year-old Jerry Yang, both of Sacramento, Calif., were taken into custody...
March 4, 2015 - 11:59am
May 7, 2014
Should this be legal? Dickinson commissioners consider anti-hookah ordinance, but say more information is needed
City Commission members are weighing options for a possible hookah bar in Dickinson, but the idea could be up in smoke before it even starts. City...
May 7, 2014 - 11:21pm
April 3, 2014
Man who pleaded guilty in major Moorhead pot bust is arrested again
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A Dilworth man sentenced to one month and 10 days in jail after pleading guilty in what police said was Moorhead’s biggest one-time pot bust has been arrested again. Moorhead police Lt.
April 3, 2014 - 11:13pm
February 4, 2014
Hemp provision in farm bill clears way for crop
GRAND FORKS — The new five-year, $480 billion farm bill passed by the Senate on Tuesday includes a tiny provision authorizing North Dakota and a few other states to grow research plots of cannabis as a farm crop. No, it’s not pot, but the version of the same cannabis species...
February 4, 2014 - 10:57pm
October 15, 2013
Dickinson couple's medical pot case likely headed to ND Supreme Court
FARGO -- A case involving a North Dakota couple who say they should not be prosecuted for medical marijuana is likely headed to the state Supreme Court. Brian Kuruc and his wife, Rebecca Larson, of Dickinson, were apprehended at a Casselton motel in January and charged with possession...
October 15, 2013 - 4:20pm
August 14, 2013
Prosecutor: Senator's passenger had pot, pipes
GRAND FORKS -- When Sen.
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
December 6, 2012
Smokers celebrate around Space Needle and beyond as Washington legalizes marijuana
SEATTLE (AP) -- The crowds of happy people lighting joints under Seattle's Space Needle early Thursday morning with nary a police officer in...
December 6, 2012 - 9:08am
October 10, 2012
3 arrested in eastern Montana for transporting pot on Amtrak train
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Law enforcement officers in northeastern Montana have arrested three people suspected of transporting several pounds of marijuana on an Amtrak train. Roosevelt County officials received a tip that a passenger had a warrant out for his arrest in North Dakota....
October 10, 2012 - 11:58am