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UPDATE: Fire doesn't appear suspicious as Wahpeton home seriously damaged
Three veterans airlifted after Memorial Day crash in van with 5 other Legion members in far northern Minnesota
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Three vehicles stolen, five damaged at ND auto dealership
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UPDATE: In matchup of first-place teams, Astros rally with huge 8th inning to blast Twins
Adam Thielen looks to show Vikings last season wasn't a fluke
Twins option Kennys Vargas with some regret
Remember the fallen on Memorial Day
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
Port: Numbers support Heitkamp defense against Democratic Party faction
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Trinity Lutheran promotes uses of facility to groups
Blood drive set at Trinity
Friendship Suppers set at SDA
VBS set at Presbyterian church
Community calendar for May 27, 2017
Public meetings scheduled next week
Community calendar of events for May 25, 2017
KC-Steele releases honor roll
May 24, 2017
Trump's budget proposal aims to cut all federal funds to Planned Parenthood
President Donald Trump's 2018 budget proposal would bar Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers from receiving federal funds that help...
May 24, 2017 - 2:39pm
May 23, 2017
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
The White House wants to cut the Interior Department budget by about 12 percent as the Trump administration shifts the agency's focus toward...
May 23, 2017 - 5:50pm
Farm groups express concern about White House budget proposal
WASHINGTON — The White House budget released on Monday, May 22, would mean big cuts for agriculture, including new limits on federal subsidies...
May 23, 2017 - 4:37pm
May 22, 2017
Trump's budget proposal slashes spending by $3.6 trillion over 10 years
President Donald Trump on Tuesday will propose cutting federal spending by $3.6 trillion over 10 years, a historic budget contraction that would...
May 22, 2017 - 8:35pm
May 15, 2017
Higher ed grant program funded after all
A public program to entice private donations to North Dakota higher education will be funded at a reduced level in the upcoming two-year budget...
May 15, 2017 - 6:00am
May 11, 2017
NDSU seeks 4 percent tuition increase for 2017-18
FARGO — North Dakota State University is seeking permission to raise tuition rates 4 percent for the 2017-18 academic year to help maintain...
May 11, 2017 - 9:38am
April 19, 2017
Though just a quarter of funding, state money is essential, NDSU official says
FARGO—Faculty and staff at North Dakota State University are girding for deep cuts in state appropriations—some anticipate a cut...
April 19, 2017 - 8:04pm
March 28, 2017
ND budget cuts could pull all state funding for homeless shelters
FARGO—Homeless advocates in Fargo say the people they help and services they provide are in jeopardy if lawmakers approve proposed cuts...
March 28, 2017 - 10:05pm
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
FARGO — For nearly 40 years, the federal government has subsidized commercial passenger flights to out-of-the-way towns like Devils Lake,...
March 28, 2017 - 8:46pm
March 25, 2017
Lawmakers working to plug budget gap
BISMARCK — Slashing state budgets has been so significant that it has been characterized by Gov. Doug Burgum as a historic move on the part of lawmakers, who will continue to adjust the bottom line during the second half of the legislative session as they face a budget gap of...
March 25, 2017 - 5:58pm
March 23, 2017
GOP would rather downsize government
In a recent letter to the editor, “Use Legacy Fund money before slashing services,” that was published in Saturday’s Sun, Jackie Tarpinian asked why the more than $4.78 billion fund is not being used to help address the state budget problems. The short answer is that it goes...
March 23, 2017 - 6:46am
March 21, 2017
Port: Essential air service subsidies are hugely wasteful and Trump is right to cut them
President Donald Trump’s proposed budget is causing quite a stir in political circles. Locally one cut the President proposes has our state’s...
March 21, 2017 - 11:53am
March 18, 2017
Letter to the editor: Use Legacy Fund money before slashing services
If North Dakota has a shortfall of $46 million, why won’t our governor and leade
March 18, 2017 - 6:58am
March 17, 2017
EAS on chopping block
Part of President Donald Trump's proposed budget for the 2018 fiscal year released Thursday would eliminate the Essential Air Service program, which provides commercial passenger service to airports in Jamestown, Devils Lake and Dickinson. Under Trump's proposed budget, eliminating...
March 17, 2017 - 6:39am
March 16, 2017
Military wins in first Trump budget; environment, foreign aid lose big
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will ask the U.S. Congress for dramatic cuts to many federal programs as he seeks to bulk up defense spending,...
March 16, 2017 - 8:25am