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Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
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COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter to the editor: Teacher-student relationship is critical to learning
Bravo to the UJ volleyball team
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
Ruth (Van Winkle) Soma
Henry "Hank" Fietzek
Betty Jane Hill
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
First Baptist continues refugee mission
Senior Menu, Activities Nov. 6-10
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Duel in the Dirt
Turkey Trot planned on Thanksgiving
Community calendar of events for Nov. 18, 2017
Jim & Babe Boyd
Century defeats Jamestown for Class A volleyball crown
November 14, 2017
Hoeven speaking here next week
Sen. John Hoeven will be the speaker at a luncheon at noon Tuesday, Nov. 21, at the Gladstone Inn & Suites. This event is open to the public. The cost is $12.50 for the lunch. Hoeven will update those attending on federal legislation. The event is sponsored by Republicans, who...
November 14, 2017 - 7:08am
April 11, 2017
Burgum third most-popular governor, Dayton 25th, poll says
FARGO — North Dakota's Doug Burgum has the highest approval rating of any governor in a red state, according to a poll released Tuesday,...
April 11, 2017 - 4:42pm
October 31, 2016
U.S. stopped Philippines rifle sale that senator opposed - sources
WASHINGTON - The U.S.
October 31, 2016 - 3:58pm
May 26, 2016
Heitkamp announces EAS funding
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced Wednesday nearly $7 million in federal Essential Air Service funding to help continue reliable air service to the Devils Lake and Jamestown areas. The EAS funding — federal support that helps airlines boost services to rural communities —...
May 26, 2016 - 7:47am
April 2, 2014
US Senator accuses GM of 'Culture of Cover-Up' in recalls
WASHINGTON - General Motors Co CEO Mary Barra came under withering attack for her company's decade-long failure to deal with defective parts linked to fatal crashes,
April 2, 2014 - 8:00pm
March 5, 2013
Lawyer: Accusations against US senator are false
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) -- A Dominican woman who once said in a video that she had sex with a New Jersey senator for money is now acknowledging that the allegation was false, according to a sworn statement released by a lawyer enmeshed in the accusations. The attorney,...
March 5, 2013 - 1:00am
February 21, 2013
Domenici acknowledges having son outside marriage
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Former Sen. Pete Domenici has disclosed that he fathered a secret child in the 1970s with the 24-year-old daughter of one of his Senate colleagues -- a startling revelation for a politician with a reputation as an upstanding family man. Domenici and Michelle...
February 21, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 9, 2013
Amid Dominican port concerns, a surge in smuggling
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) -- The relationship between a U.S. Senator from New Jersey and a wealthy political benefactor has highlighted gaps in port security in the Dominican Republic, which has become the top transit point for drugs in the Caribbean. And the situation...
February 9, 2013 - 10:00pm
January 6, 2013
Heitkamp appears on CNN talk show Sunday
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- It didn't take long for North Dakota's freshman senator to make her debut on the Sunday morning talk show circuit. Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp appeared Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" with Candy Crowley, along with North Carolina Republican Rep. Richard...
January 6, 2013 - 2:00pm
Senators visit troops in Kosovo
BISMARCK (AP) -- The North Dakota National Guard says five U.S. senators paid a visit to soldiers in Kosovo on Easter Sunday. The group included North Dakota Democrats Byron Dorgan and Kent Conrad. More than 600 North Dakota soldiers are part of a NATO peacekeeping force in Kosovo....
April 6, 2010 - 8:26am
February 3, 2010
Rising star senator for waterboarding: Do you care?
Riding around Massachusetts in his pickup truck, Scott Brown hit a home run when he insisted: "This is not a Kennedy seat or a Democratic seat. It's the people's seat." For a while, I thought Thomas Jefferson's prophecy might be coming true: "Whenever the people are well-informed,...
February 3, 2010 - 7:36am
January 13, 2010
Other views: Dorgan not running has larger implications
North Dakota's political stare-down ended abruptly Jan. 5 when Byron Dorgan blinked. The state's junior U.S. senator said he would not run for re-election. His announcement likely clears the way for Gov. John Hoeven, who announced his candidacy for the seat Monday, and probably...
January 13, 2010 - 7:27am
January 12, 2010
It's official: Hoeven running
BISMARCK -- After serving as North Dakota governor since 2000, John Hoeven said Monday night he believes he's the right candidate to bring "common...
January 12, 2010 - 6:42am
January 8, 2010
Dorgan doubts Shultz run for Senate seat
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen.
January 8, 2010 - 7:18am
Names emerge as contenders for Senate
The possibility of a political rematch between Gov. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp, former state attorney general, emerged Thursday with word that Heitkamp is considering a run for North Dakota's open U.S. Senate seat. Heitkamp, a Mandan Democrat, issued a statement Thursday saying...
January 8, 2010 - 7:08am