The state Board of Higher Education has revised a tuition rate plan that had been in place only a few weeks.
The threat of a possible dam failure on a river near a northeastern North Dakota city eased on Thursday, and officials said most of the 1,300 evacuated residents would be allowed to return to their homes within 24 hours.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says a new study indicates that high discharge, short duration reservoir releases out of Fort Randall Dam could help flush fine sediment out of the Missouri River.
The mayor of flood-threatened Cavalier says residents are "breathing an enormous sigh of relief."
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