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NDSP signs letter of intent: Letter allows JSDC to transfer land to SEPA, authorizes applications for loans
Deadline Friday for first step in those operating ND medical marijuana facilities
Teen given deferred sentence for being lookout in Scheels gun shoplifting case
Supreme Court says Globe U and MN School of Business made illegal loans
ND man who fled to Las Vegas to go on trial for wounding 2 in shooting at bar with AK-47
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Vikings give DE Griffen 4-year contract extension
Lesnar on potential Jones superfight: 'Anytime, anywhere'
Sports Shorts: July 26
Djokovic to miss rest of the season with elbow injury
Purple Pilgrimage at an end: Vikings saying goodbye to longtime training camp home
McFeely: Former ND chancellor Shirvani resigns as president of Iowa College
Great grilling: Soy Basted Pork Chops an easy summer meal
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
Trust us, there is logic behind wine pricing
The 'unhealthy obsession' goes both ways
Odin Tillard Fossen
Michael Arlen Swan
47 people volunteer to donate blood
JRMC sponsoring blood drive Aug. 8
Norman to speak at next Chat
Edgeley Etudes Music Club presents spring recital
Mahoneys have Yard of Week
Northern State University dean’s list
Carpenter named to dean’s list
Students named to Ellendale honor roll
Area students named to UND roll of honor
Community calendar of events for July 26, 2017
June 23, 2017
Legislative vote in ND sets up rare legal battle with governor
BISMARCK — A North Dakota legislative leader hopes to make a final decision "sooner rather than later" on whether to challenge Gov. Doug...
June 23, 2017 - 5:06pm
June 20, 2017
Mike Jacobs: North Dakota's reigning party splits again
When it rains, it pours, they say. But they are often wrong. Sometimes it doesn't rain at all. Such was the case last week. Luckily, history...
June 20, 2017 - 10:08am
June 13, 2017
ND lawmakers hold off on veto decision
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers held off Tuesday, June 13 on deciding whether to address several vetoes issued by Gov. Doug Burgum after...
June 13, 2017 - 2:39pm
May 26, 2017
ND lawmakers set to select studies for interim
BISMARCK—A 17-member committee of North Dakota lawmakers will meet Wednesday, May 31, at the state Capitol to set the course for their...
May 26, 2017 - 1:15pm
May 17, 2017
ND legislative leaders ask for AG opinion on Burgum vetoes
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislative leaders have requested an attorney general's opinion on whether Gov. Doug Burgum overstepped his constitutional...
May 17, 2017 - 7:36pm
May 9, 2017
Mike Jacobs: In Bismarck, the 'missing man' makes an impact
You can learn a lot about a governor by parsing his veto messages. The first thing to learn about North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum is that he won't...
May 9, 2017 - 7:38am
May 8, 2017
ND legislators still mulling whether to address Burgum vetoes
BISMARCK—North Dakota legislative leaders are still weighing whether to come back into session to address several vetoes handed down by...
May 8, 2017 - 4:03pm
May 4, 2017
Condemn Carlson’s efforts to force land deal
"Boringly honest." That's how the State Historical Society's editor described North Dakota politics in 2008. The words echoed Lloyd Omdahl's conclusion from "Governing North Dakota," the classic guide to state government that he edited through the early 2000s:
May 4, 2017 - 7:10am
May 2, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Dealmaking among leaders marked session's close
In the end, the North Dakota legislative session came down to what the leaders wanted. Wrangling between them prolonged the session beyond what...
May 2, 2017 - 7:15am
May 1, 2017
Legislators balance the books, but some worry ND budget is 'unsustainable'
BISMARCK — Four months of budget-wrangling and policy debates concluded Thursday evening, April 27, as North Dakota lawmakers departed...
May 1, 2017 - 8:22am
April 29, 2017
Port: Hey Republicans, put Carlson and Wardner on the bench next session
As I write this lawmakers in Bismarck are putting the final touches on their 2017 session. Maybe. They started this session with a goal of completing...
April 29, 2017 - 2:01pm
April 27, 2017
ND legislators set final budget at $13.6 billion, end session
BISMARCK—With a final slam of the gavel, North Dakota lawmakers finished the session Thursday, April 27, after approving a final set of...
April 27, 2017 - 9:15pm
April 25, 2017
ND legislative session could end by Wednesday evening as lawmakers reach compromises
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislative leaders appeared ready to compromise on two major sticking points in the waning days of the legislative...
April 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
April 24, 2017
Budget bill hits snag over Dickinson State funding
BISMARCK — A budget bill hit a snag late in the session at the North Dakota Legislature Monday, April 24, although a legislative leader said...
April 24, 2017 - 7:29pm
April 21, 2017
Dickinson State funding proposal a likely flashpoint late in the session
BISMARCK — A bill approved by a legislative committee Friday, April 21, would shift money to Dickinson State University and could provide...
April 21, 2017 - 7:39pm