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Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
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Don’t forget where you come from: JHS theater to perform psychology comedy
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Calendar for Nov. 15, 2018
‘No one should go hungry’
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August 27, 2018
After tense year, Disney agrees to pay park workers $15 an hour
Classes at the University of Central Florida began last week, and Maddy Johnson still hadn't found enough money to buy her textbooks. The safari...
August 27, 2018 - 3:51pm
March 10, 2018
A matter of time? Debate begins over proposed $15 minimum wage in ND
FARGO—The general manager of Homewood Suites here feels fortunate to be spared from the turnover bug that commonly affects the hotel industry....
March 10, 2018 - 1:18pm
April 4, 2017
Report: ND ranks 5th worst for gender pay gap in nation
Fargo - Women in North Dakota make 71 cents to every $1 a man earns, giving the state the fifth worst rate in the nation. That comes from a...
April 4, 2017 - 8:48am
December 23, 2016
There has to be a way for Burgum to decline salary
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum is still serious about refusing his $132,964 salary, and getting the money back into state coffers. While the idea is more symbolism than substance, the symbolism is important to the new governor. He said last week there are legal hurdles to giving his...
December 23, 2016 - 7:24am
July 30, 2011
Negotiators have options to close gap on salaries
As the new school year looms, two sides continue to hash out an agreement on teachers' contracts for Jamestown Public Schools, and at this point negotiations could turn down a few different paths. The Jamestown School Board and the Jamestown Education Association have been at...
July 30, 2011 - 4:52am
January 28, 2011
Educators debate alternative ways to pay teachers
Education officials in Jamestown are debating what could ultimately result in a pay scale that could be anything from slightly altered to totally different. Alternative teacher compensation was the topic when 15 public education officials met and brainstormed Wednesday afternoon. The...
January 28, 2011 - 7:08am
April 6, 2010
AP Analysis: MLB salaries climb slightly
NEW YORK (AP) -- Opening-day baseball salaries grew despite the recession, although at a slower rate than in recent years. The average salary went up 1.8 percent to $3.3 million at the start of season, according to an analysis of rosters by The Associated Press. The increase was...
April 6, 2010 - 7:36am
December 2, 2009
Twins offer arbitration to free agent Pavano
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have offered free agent pitcher Carl Pavano salary arbitration. Twins general manager Bill Smith confirmed the decision Tuesday, baseball's deadline for teams to offer arbitration to their former players who became free agents. Pavano has...
December 2, 2009 - 7:43am
October 28, 2009
Legislator hopes to change pay raises
BISMARCK (AP) -- The chairman of a legislative interim committee wants to change the way North Dakota employees get raises. Grand Forks state Representative Ken Svedjan said he does not like the current system in which the governor proposes an overall raise amount. He said some...
October 28, 2009 - 7:35am
October 13, 2009
NDSU President Chapman's deferred pay eliminated
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota State University Development Foundation says it is changing some funding practices to cut expenses, and that the decision to rein in spending has nothing to do with heat it is taking for cost overruns on the new president's house being built on...
October 13, 2009 - 8:36am
October 12, 2009
Foundation pays campus president's wife
FARGO (AP) -- North Dakota State University President Joseph Chapman's wife, Gale, is being paid a salary of $50,000 a year from the NDSU Development Foundation, a spokeswoman says. NDSU spokeswoman Najla Amundson said the salary has been paid for several years. It was increased...
October 12, 2009 - 7:41am
July 11, 2009
Lesser pay rise for N.D. university execs
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's Board of Higher Education decided Friday to give four top university system executives smaller pay raises next year. The board's president, Richie Smith, and the university system's chancellor, William Goetz, wanted 4 percent pay rises for three vice chancellors...
July 11, 2009 - 7:50am
July 7, 2009
School Board approves 4.5 percent increases
Twenty-four Jamestown Public School administrators will receive an average raise of about $3,800 for the 2009-2010 school year. The Jamestown Public School Board approved a 4.5 percent raise for the district's administration in a 4-1 vote at its regular meeting Monday. School Board...
July 7, 2009 - 6:27am
June 17, 2009
Commission approves salary
The Stutsman County Commission approved a salary above the starting level for a newly hired sheriff's deputy during the regular commission meeting Tuesday. While Dave Orr, Stutsman County sheriff, has the authority to hire within his department the commission had to take action...
June 17, 2009 - 6:38am
June 16, 2009
School Board denies request
The Jamestown Public School Board denied the request of a teacher assistant who had appealed her placement on the support staff salary schedule earlier this month. The board voted 6-2 with Board Members Ann Hoggarth and Scott Walch opposing at its regular meeting Monday. Board member...
June 16, 2009 - 6:52am