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Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
He was a rookie cop in a small Pennsylvania town. Now there's a massive manhunt for his killer.
'I'm nobody': 28 years ago, Charles Manson gave one of the most eerie on-camera responses of all time
Ambulance trips can leave you with surprising - and very expensive - bills
Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
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Some refuges open to late-season upland game
Darkhouse spearfishing opens Dec. 1
Loboes sweep Tommies for state B three-peat
Just Out Of Reach: Century defeats Jays in Class A title match
Jimmie Roundup: Young improves on national finish
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Open road welcome; traffic concerns remain
Letter to the editor: House tax bill hurts North Dakotans
Ruth (Van Winkle) Soma
Henry "Hank" Fietzek
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
Morrison graduates from university
Retzlaff among scholarship recipients
Students sought for national science camp
FCCU raises money, collects items for food pantries
Community calendar of events for Nov. 20, 2017
Jim & Babe Boyd
November 16, 2017
ND lawmakers to examine sexual harassment policy
BISMARCK -- North Dakota lawmakers will review their policy prohibiting sexual harassment next month amid a flurry of such accusations in media,...
November 16, 2017 - 1:49pm
November 8, 2017
House leader Carlson to seek re-election next year
BISMARCK — The top Republican in the North Dakota House will run for re-election next year, four years after he was bested a Democratic...
November 8, 2017 - 1:20pm
September 28, 2017
Pipeline developer donates $15 million to ND for protest costs
BISMARCK—The developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline donated $15 million to the state of North Dakota to help pay for the response...
September 28, 2017 - 6:32pm
August 26, 2017
ND legislators to meet behind closed doors over Burgum veto lawsuit
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers will meet behind closed doors next month to discuss whether to proceed with a lawsuit over vetoes issued...
August 26, 2017 - 11:24am
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