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November 16, 2017
North Dakota Tourism Director Sara Otte Coleman, right, reads a jury verdict against the state while Treasurer Kelly Schmidt, right, and Historical Society Director Claudia Berg, center, wait for a State Historical Board meeting to start Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 in Bismarck. John Hageman / Forum News Service
ND officials mum after consulting with attorneys about losing Heritage Center lawsuit
November 16, 2017 - 7:27pm
Senate majority leader Sen. Rich Wardner (R-Dickinson), left, and House majority leader Rep. Al Carlson (R-Fargo) review amendments for legislation before a meeting at the state capitol. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND lawmakers to examine sexual harassment policy
November 16, 2017 - 1:49pm
November 8, 2017
House majority leader Rep. Al Carlson (R-Fargo) outlines details of an amended lease agreement between North Daktoa State University and Sanford Health on Apr. 12, 2017, in the state capitol in Bismarck. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
House leader Carlson to seek re-election next year
November 8, 2017 - 1:20pm
October 26, 2017
Sen. Ray Holmberg (R-Grand Forks) testified in favor of HB 1427, a bill dealing with the determination of refugee absorptive capacity, in front of the House Government and Veterans Affairs Committee in Bismarck in February. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Legislative budget writers criticize severances for BreatheND employees
October 26, 2017 - 11:26am

Laetitia Mizero Hellerud talks about her family’s experience coming to North Dakota as refugees Wednesday at the North Dakota Legislative Management Human Services Committee meeting in Jamestown. Chris Olson / The Sun
RESETTLEMENT COSTS Officials: Federal government covers most costs
October 26, 2017 - 6:51am
October 18, 2017
Maj. Gen. Richard Kaiser, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers division commander, met in a closed door meeting with Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, some members of the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority and staff at the Fargo Public Library Oct. 11, 2017. Tu-Uyen Tran / Forum News Service
After multiple run-ins with media, ND newspaper reps worry of 'tightening,' lack of transparency with government
October 18, 2017 - 1:58pm
October 10, 2017
North Dakota Chief Deputy Attorney General Troy Seibel discusses the effect of Marsy's Law with an interim legislative committee Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Open questions remain over Marsy's Law, officials say
October 10, 2017 - 5:01pm
September 27, 2017
North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott at the Capitol in Bismarck. (Photo by Will Kincaid for Forum News Service)
ND legislators, higher education board member deny pressuring Hagerott
September 27, 2017 - 8:56pm
September 26, 2017
In this file photo, Shane Goettle, a member of the committee sponsoring Marsy's Law, speaks at a press conference in the state Capitol prior to petitions being delivered to the Secretary of State's office. In back from left are Marsha Lembke, Burleigh County Sheriff Pat Heinert, Kelly Leben of the Burleigh County Sheriff's Department, Lacee Anderson, Kathleen Wrigley and Nicole Peske. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND commission examines out-of-state funding of ballot measures
September 26, 2017 - 8:57pm
September 22, 2017
North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott at the Capitol in Bismarck. (Photo by Will Kincaid for Forum News Service)
Hagerott on defensive after release of critical staff survey, staffing changes
September 22, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 29, 2017
North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger provides testimony to an interim legislative committee Tuesday, Aug. 29. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota lawmakers debate city election date
August 29, 2017 - 7:54pm
August 26, 2017
A North Dakota legislative committee chaired by Republican Sen. Ray Holmberg, left, voted Wednesday, June 21, to proceed with a legal challenge over vetoes issued by Gov. Doug Burgum. Forum News Service photos
ND legislators to meet behind closed doors over Burgum veto lawsuit
August 26, 2017 - 11:24am
August 25, 2017
“The Pioneer Family” stands in front of the North Dakota State Capitol on July 14, 2016, in Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
North Dakota's general fund balance $66 million better than expected
August 25, 2017 - 6:17pm
August 23, 2017
University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy gives a presentation during an interim Higher Education Committee meeting on the Bismarck State College campus Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Higher education leaders want to boost grad rates
August 23, 2017 - 1:51pm
August 15, 2017
Susan Bala, with her attorney Mark Beauchene, comments to the media July 14, 2005, about her sentence of 27 months for her part in the RSI  scandal at the Federal Courthouse in Fargo.  File photo / Forum News Service
Bala objects to settlement amount in bankruptcy case
August 15, 2017 - 12:38pm
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