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150-year-old Fort Totten Hospital undergoes extensive renovation
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December 22, 2016
Heitkamp announces committee assignments
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) will retain her roles on five Senate committees, her office announced Wednesday, Dec. 21. Heitkamp will continue to serve on the committees on agriculture, nutrition and forestry; banking, housing and urban affairs; homeland security...
December 22, 2016 - 6:42am
ND sues to block new federal coal mining rule
BISMARCK — The state of North Dakota is suing the federal government to halt a stream protection rule that state officials say usurps their...
December 22, 2016 - 6:38am
December 15, 2016
Hoeven, Heitkamp call on Trump, Congress to support land-based missile modernization
MINOT, N.D.—U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said a white paper on the nuclear triad, authored by his office and released by a coalition Wednesday,...
December 15, 2016 - 7:18am
December 12, 2016
News report: Heitkamp is Trump’s top choice for Agriculture secretary
FARGO — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is President-elect Donald Trump's No. 1 choice for Agriculture secretary, POLITICO reported Saturday, Dec....
December 12, 2016 - 7:31am
November 5, 2016
Heitkamp to visit Kiwanis, Spiritwood Station
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., will tour Great River Energy’s Spiritwood Station Monday, Nov. 7, in Spiritwood to highlight clean-coal technologies that reduce emissions and maintain coal as part of an all-of-the-above energy policy. Additionally, Heitkamp will speak with the...
November 5, 2016 - 6:47am
October 15, 2016
Grants available for fire departments
U.S. Sens. Heitkamp Heitkamp, D-N.D., a member of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, and John Hoeven, R-N.D., are encouraging eligible North Dakota fire departments, first responders and state fire training academies to apply for federal grant funding....
October 15, 2016 - 8:55am
July 30, 2016
JRMC celebrates 5 years
Jamestown Regional Medical Center marked the fifth anniversary of its new facility Thursday by giving the public an opportunity to see how much...
July 30, 2016 - 6:37am
June 25, 2016
Heitkamp seeking nominations for Angels in Adoption
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., is encouraging North Dakotans to nominate individuals, families or organizations who are improving the lives of foster and adopted children as Angels in Adoption.Through Angels in Adoption, members of Congress are able to honor individuals, families or...
June 25, 2016 - 7:32am
June 18, 2016
Puhl, federal appeals court nominee from ND, slated for Senate hearing
FARGO -- Jennifer Klemetsrud Puhl, a federal prosecutor who has been nominated to a seat on the federal appeals court, will appear next week before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Puhl, who was nominated by President Barack Obama in January, is scheduled for a hearing Tuesday, June...
June 18, 2016 - 7:53am
June 17, 2016
Bill moves ahead to allow credit for ag exports to Cuba
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and John Boozman, R-Arkansas, announced Thursday that the Senate Committee on Appropriations voted 22 to 8 to add their bipartisan bill to expand U.S. agricultural exports to Cuba to the financial services spending bill. The...
June 17, 2016 - 7:20am
August 29, 2014
Heitkamp, Cramer criticize Canadian Pacific
GRAND FORKS — Members of North Dakota’s congressional delegation criticized Canadian Pacific Railway on Thursday for its new system of ordering train cars for agricultural shipments. U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., sent a letter to Canadian Pacific CEO E. Hunter Harrison on...
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August 29, 2014 - 4:47am
January 9, 2014
Derailment info sought by Senator
CASSELTON, N.D. — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is asking federal regulators for more information on the history of train derailments near Casselton, where a derailment caused a fiery explosion last week. In a statement, Heitkamp said she asked the Federal Railroad Administration how often...
January 9, 2014 - 8:19am
October 30, 2013
Heitkamp’s first Senate bill proposes Commission on Native Children
WASHINGTON – The first bill introduced by U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since she took office in January proposes creating a commission to conduct an intensive study into issues facing Native American children and recommend ways to ensure they are better cared for and given opportunities...
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October 30, 2013 - 12:33pm
January 3, 2013
Heitkamp sworn in, joins U.S. Senate
Heidi Heitkamp was officially sworn in to the United States Senate this afternoon by Vice President Joe Biden. Heitkamp was sworn in using her mother's bible, while her family and a few close friends looked on from the Senate Gallery. She was accompanied by retiring Sen. Kent Conrad...
January 3, 2013 - 1:39pm
November 12, 2012
Heitkamp aside, N.D. Democrats struggle for answers
FARGO -- He was a political underdog running against a popular office holder for the North Dakota governor's office. His party was weak and had occupied the coveted governor's mansion for just one term in the preceding three decades. But he managed to score a victory, and the...
November 12, 2012 - 5:55am