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Port: Most North Dakotans would flunk the U.S. citizenship test
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
Port: Rise in praise for Socialism (including from ND Democrats) should alarm us all
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Evan F. Heustis
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
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Community calendar of events for Jan. 18, 2019
100 years of helping: Doing the work that's not always 'popular,' Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota marks 100 years
Community calendar of events for Feb. 16, 2019
Keith and Lynne Struble
Creed Jackston Schlenker
Births for Feb. 7, 2019
Births for Jan. 31, 2019
Alice Cumber 90th Birthday
February 14, 2019
Letter to the editor: Legislators should not weaken approved Measure 1
The people of North Dakota have voted. We voted for Measure 1 which is now Article 14 of our North Dakota Constitution. We voted for this ethics measure because we believe in fairness and honesty, and because in previous legislative sessions our legislators refused to act.
February 14, 2019 - 7:00am
Letter to the editor: Beware of HB 1388
Proponents of weakening our state’s current anti-corporate farming law are now using “second cousins” as a foil to do so in HB 1388. Our law, which 75 percent of North Dakotans supported at the ballot box in 2016, needs no tweaking or amending.
February 14, 2019 - 6:58am
February 8, 2019
Resolution urging UND, NDSU to create new rivalry trophy passes Senate
BISMARCK — A Senate Concurrent Resolution urging students at the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University to develop a...
February 8, 2019 - 3:29pm
February 7, 2019
Legislature considers funding hyperbaric testing
A bill to fund a pilot project to fund hyperbaric treatment for patients with traumatic brain injury would not likely include the hyperbaric...
February 7, 2019 - 7:20am
February 1, 2019
Resolution urges UND, NDSU students to create new rivalry trophy
Lawmakers in Bismarck are urging students at UND and North Dakota State University to create a new version of the Nickel Trophy as the in-state...
February 1, 2019 - 4:12pm
January 17, 2019
Sealing the record
Drunk driving offenders with a single offense may have their records sealed if they don't have any convictions for criminal offenses in seven...
January 17, 2019 - 7:11am
December 14, 2018
Nursing home funding
There is a 2 percent difference between the increase in funding proposed by Gov. Doug Burgum for long-term care and what the industry is seeking, according to Tim Burchill, CEO of Ave Maria Village in Jamestown. Burgum included a 1 percent increase in the inflationary portion of the...
December 14, 2018 - 7:14am
December 10, 2018
State budget priorities
Members of the North Dakota Senate from Jamestown are looking at Gov. Doug Burgum's budget announced last week as a starting point for the upcoming...
December 10, 2018 - 6:51am
December 3, 2018
Gov.-elect Noem looks to appoint legislator after senator decides not to serve in House
PIERRE, S.D. -- Republican Gov.-elect Kristi Noem will appoint another legislator to a vacant state House seat after a Sioux Falls-area legislator...
December 3, 2018 - 5:24pm
December 1, 2018
Mental health, schools and roads
The members of the North Dakota Legislature from District 12 see opportunity and challenges in the upcoming session which gets underway with...
December 1, 2018 - 7:00am
November 27, 2018
Noem to appoint representative for vacant Lawrence County seat by December
PIERRE, S.D. -- Gov.-elect Kristi Noem will be appointing a new state representative for Lawrence County by Dec. 3. In a Tuesday news release,...
November 27, 2018 - 10:29am
November 14, 2018
A new era in legislative leadership: Pollert settles into role as ND House majority leader
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers started wrapping up their interim committee work Wednesday, Nov. 14, but many eyes were on the House majority...
November 14, 2018 - 6:19pm
November 13, 2018
Pollert selected new House majority leader
BISMARCK — North Dakota House Republicans selected Chet Pollert of Carrington as their next majority leader Tuesday, Nov. 13. Pollert will...
November 13, 2018 - 9:13pm
November 12, 2018
Boschee to run for ND House minority leader as Republicans prepare to pick Carlson's successor
BISMARCK - As North Dakota House Republicans prepare to pick Al Carlson’s successor, Democrats may have their own leadership race brewing....
November 12, 2018 - 3:23pm
Bismarck lawmakers propose state employee pay increases
BISMARCK - A trio of North Dakota lawmakers unveiled a bill draft to give state employee salary increases Monday, Nov. 12, a couple of months...
November 12, 2018 - 11:17am