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A parrot tipped off drug dealers to a raid, authorities say. Now it's in custody
Former vice president Joe Biden jumps into White House race
Sanders gets tough reception at minority women's event, signaling challenges ahead
In rare move, judge overturns jury's conviction in South Dakota assault case
Suspect in custody following bomb threat at Bismarck bank
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nation and world
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
Twitter launches reporting tool to curb misinformation during elections
Ranchers deal with record snowfall as calving season hits stride
Burgum signs bill allocating up to $5M per biennium to energy research
Microsoft awards $100K grant to UND for drone industry innovation
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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
Lost Italian: No matter its origin, the Dutch Baby Pancake is delicious
Ambrosi: The many joys of the humble potato
The Monday Mark: Happy Earth Day
How to divide a dogwood, strawberry types, Juneberries and more
Bursack: Mom lives with daughter, but that needs to change
Verlander stellar again as Astros drop Twins
'Our new season': Midgets softball showing signs of improved play
Jung, Perkins, among Lions all-star selections
United shut down Zlatan, Galaxy, to earn scoreless draw
Two more Blue Hawks earn a spot at nationals
Bender: The liberals fight back
Port: The fight over NDSU’s Dunbar Hall reveals an ugly truth about our priorities in higher education
Plain Talk Podcast: State auditor pushes back against NDSCS President’s suggestion of lying
Port: Subjecting Mark Kennedy to an ideological litmus test is unfair
Commentary: Tractor monopoly is bleeding US farmers
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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August 17, 2018
The new election year norm: North Dakota voters to consider several ballot measures
BISMARCK — North Dakota voters will decide whether to amend the state's laws and constitution on four separate measures this fall. The...
August 17, 2018 - 7:54am
August 10, 2018
Citizen voting measure headed for North Dakota ballot
BISMARCK — North Dakota voters will decide whether to amend the state constitution this fall with language aimed at ensuring only U.S....
August 10, 2018 - 12:44pm
July 6, 2018
Backers of ND citizen voting measure submit signatures
BISMARCK — Backers of a proposed constitutional amendment seeking to ensure only U.S. citizens can vote in North Dakota elections submitted...
July 6, 2018 - 2:43pm
June 17, 2018
Change or distraction? Petition seeks to rewrite constitutional language on who can vote
FARGO — Supporters of a proposed ballot measure seeking to clear up ambiguity around voting in North Dakota are making headway in gathering...
June 17, 2018 - 3:08pm
May 14, 2018
Proposed ND constitutional measure seeks to ensure noncitizens don't vote
BISMARCK — A proposed constitutional amendment seeks to clear up any "ambiguity" about noncitizens voting in North Dakota elections. A...
May 14, 2018 - 4:56pm
April 10, 2018
ND legislative slate solidifies as Democrats try to climb out of slump
BISMARCK — A North Dakota Democratic-NPL leader was optimistic this week that the party would gain seats in the state Legislature this...
April 10, 2018 - 11:27am
February 19, 2018
Emineth won't run for US House in North Dakota
BISMARCK—Former North Dakota Republican Party Chairman Gary Emineth said Monday, Feb. 19, he won't run for the U.S. House this year. Emineth...
February 19, 2018 - 3:23pm
February 16, 2018
Cramer's Senate run opens up House race
BISMARCK—Rep. Kevin Cramer's decision to enter North Dakota's U.S. Senate race this year has prompted several Republicans to at least express...
February 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
February 13, 2018
Expecting Cramer to run, ND Republican candidate drops out of US Senate race
BISMARCK—A North Dakota Republican dropped his short-lived bid for U.S. Senate Tuesday, Feb. 13, in anticipation of Rep. Kevin Cramer joining...
February 13, 2018 - 5:10pm
Heitkamp enjoys fundraising edge over Campbell, federal records show
BISMARCK—North Dakota Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp enjoyed a major fundraising advantage over Republican challenger Tom Campbell heading...
February 13, 2018 - 2:51pm
February 12, 2018
Undeterred by legal troubles, Republican Schaffner jumps into US Senate race
BISMARCK — Three months after being found guilty of trying to solicit a prostitute, North Dakota Republican Paul Schaffner launched a bid for...
February 12, 2018 - 2:06pm
February 9, 2018
ND college GOP leader: Senate candidate Emineth's posts 'flat-out racist'
GRAND FORKS—GOP Senate candidate Gary Emineth's social media activity entered a second day of harsh scrutiny Friday, with a senior leader...
February 9, 2018 - 8:40pm
Cramer 'mildly reconsidering' Senate run against Heitkamp
BISMARCK—U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer said Friday, Feb. 9, he is "mildly reconsidering" his decision not to challenge Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp....
February 9, 2018 - 8:21pm
Commentary: Will North Dakotans care about Gary Emineth’s intemperate social media postings?
On Sunday some dummy wrote a print column about how North Dakota’s Democrats should avoid hubris when it comes to the U.S. Senate race this...
February 9, 2018 - 8:08am
February 8, 2018
Emineth, after CNN publishes charged online posts: ‘Bring it on’
Gary Emineth, the former North Dakota GOP chairman now pursuing a U.S. Senate seat, in the past shared a variety of charged comments on social...
February 8, 2018 - 4:39pm