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November 17, 2017
Abby Honold, 22, poses for a photo with Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn. Courtesy Abby Honold.
Sen. Al Franken championed a Minnesota rape survivor's bill. Now she wants a new sponsor.
November 17, 2017 - 8:13am
November 16, 2017
Wind turbines generating electricity. File photo.
ND regulators advance wind projects
November 16, 2017 - 5:02pm
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, when a radio newscaster accused Franken of kissing and groping her without consent during a 2006 U.S.O. tour of the Middle East before he took public office. Franken almost immediately released an apology to the newscaster, Leeann Tweeden. Al Drago / copyright 2017 The New York Times
Amy Klobuchar calls for ethics investigation of Al Franken: 'This should not have happened to Leann Tweeden'
November 16, 2017 - 3:50pm
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
File photo: Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) speaks to reporters at a news conference on health care at the Capitol in Washington, July 27, 2017. Justin Gilliland/Copyright 2017 The New York Times
GOP tax plan in trouble after Republican senator says he won't back it
November 16, 2017 - 7:09am
Airport Authority approves applying to FAA for passenger fee
November 16, 2017 - 6:56am
November 15, 2017
City selects three finalists for administrator
November 15, 2017 - 4:44pm
'Who are they gonna believe you or me?': Texas prosecutor fired after drunken Uber tirade
November 15, 2017 - 9:38am
Senate GOP to add repeal of Obamacare insurance mandate into tax bill
November 15, 2017 - 8:30am
The Jamestown Police Department recently received new medical kits, enough for each officer to have his or her own kit. Dr. Richard Qual, third from left, and Dr. Steve Looysen, second from right, donated the funds for the purchase. Jamestown Chief of Police Scott Edinger, left, Lt. Justin Blinsky and Office Shane Gallagher, right, accepted the kits on Oct. 24.
Chris Olson / The Sun
Qual, Looysen donate medical kits for Jamestown police
November 15, 2017 - 7:01am
Board of Adjustment meets Thursday
November 15, 2017 - 6:59am
November 14, 2017
Tax code books sit on a table as the House Ways and Means Committee begins markup of the GOP tax bill on Nov. 6, 2017. Andrew Harrer / Bloomberg News
Proposed elimination of tax deduction worries ND county association
November 14, 2017 - 6:44pm
Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., reviews details of an omnibus budget plan passed by Congress during a 2014 meeting. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Hoeven says Moore should drop out of race, but declines to 'speculate' on potential expulsion
November 14, 2017 - 4:29pm
Vehicle warranty company banned in state
November 14, 2017 - 3:25pm
Board of Adjustment meets Thursday
November 14, 2017 - 3:22pm