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Number of measures introduced in North Dakota Legislature reaches recent high
Rank-and-file Democrats reject Trump's invitation to shutdown talks
SNAP benefits to be issued early in ND
House votes overwhelmingly to condemn white nationalism amid furor over Rep. King's remarks
A life-saving tool or 'gun-grabbing' maneuver? North Dakota lawmakers unveil firearm seizure bill
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Lake Sakakawea declared frozen
GPAC basketball scoreboard: Jan. 14
High school scores: Jan. 14
Indians defeat Rockets in top 10 showdown
N.D. high school hockey standings: Jan. 14
Port: Legislation would let the government seize guns from people deemed as possibly dangerous
Port: If the longest ever government shutdown teaches us one thing it’s that the federal government is too large
McFeely: Fact is, ND legislators are smarter than you
Commentary: This is why the federal government will have a hard time regulating prescription opioids
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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
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
American Legion Post to meet Jan. 22
Lions learn about Dollars for Scholars
Elkettes set ‘Souper Saturday’ event
American Legion Auxiliary to meet
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January 12, 2019
Longest shutdown in US history puts pressure on North Dakota, Minnesota lawmakers
GRAND FORKS — As the shutdown officially becomes the longest in history, the region’s lawmakers mirror the stalemate happening in Washington....
January 12, 2019 - 2:36pm
August 25, 2018
John McCain's death greeted with sadness by former colleagues in ND, Minn.
FARGO — News of Sen. John McCain's death was met with sadness by his colleagues from North Dakota and Minnesota Saturday, Aug. 25. "My...
August 25, 2018 - 10:11pm
July 16, 2018
North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of Putin
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump earned wide condemnation from members of Congress on Monday, July 16, after he publicly doubted U.S....
July 16, 2018 - 9:34pm
July 10, 2018
U.S. senators take sides on Trump's Supreme Court pick
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. senators are already picking sides after President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee Monday night, July 9. Trump will nominate Judge Brett Kavanaugh, who serves on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy. Republicans...
July 10, 2018 - 4:59pm
July 9, 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., says the kind of bipartisan, across-the-board support the U.S. Senate's version of the farm bill received doesn't happen often. "That doesn't happen for anything but basketball resolutions," she says. "The vote ... shows the...
July 9, 2018 - 8:37am
July 6, 2018
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
GRAND FORKS — After President Donald Trump accepted Scott Pruitt's resignation as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency...
July 6, 2018 - 7:18pm
Dayton: 'It's a catastrophe' in southwest Minnesota as homes, roads, tractors lost
SLAYTON , Minn.— Throughout Murray County, flooding caused by multiple rainstorms is worse than anyone ever imagined as homes, roads and...
July 6, 2018 - 4:51pm
June 28, 2018
Ag lawmakers ready for farm bill negotiations
WASHINGTON—Federal farm-state lawmakers say they are happy that final negotiations can begin on a farm bill that funds agriculture programs...
June 28, 2018 - 7:14pm
June 18, 2018
ND, Minn. officials speak out on family separations for border-crossers
As officials from both sides of the aisle spoke up on the policy of separating children from parents attempting to illegally cross the U.S. border,...
June 18, 2018 - 8:45pm
June 4, 2018
Elected officials skeptical about Trump's power to pardon himself
President Donald Trump's Monday claim that he can pardon himself garnered little support from North Dakota and Minnesota's leaders, with some even seeming to warn him — or reassure others — about the limits of the presidency's power. "The president may have that authority,"...
June 4, 2018 - 8:43pm
May 27, 2018
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
WASHINGTON—An attempt to pass a 2018 Farm Bill collapsed in the House of Representatives earlier this month, leaving farmers and ranchers tapping their feet, waiting for Congress to act on the vital package of crop insurance, food assistance and other programs that expires in...
May 27, 2018 - 6:37am
May 25, 2018
ND banks welcome law 'right-sizing' regulation
BISMARCK — North Dakota banks welcomed a new law aimed at "right-sizing" regulations passed after the 2008 financial crisis, even as some...
May 25, 2018 - 4:20pm
April 17, 2018
Sun Country strands 250 travelers in Mexico, agrees to cover additional costs
EAGAN, Minn. --Sun Country Airlines says it will cover some additional costs for travelers stranded in Mexico after the airline canceled flights...
April 17, 2018 - 5:42pm
April 16, 2018
Heitkamp: Comey interview underscores need to protect Mueller
Former FBI Director James Comey's first major interview since his firing by President Donald Trump aired on Sunday night. The interview, in which...
April 16, 2018 - 9:07pm
April 14, 2018
Trump's Syria strike wins N.D., Minn. leaders' backing, but will the next one?
Many North Dakota and Minnesota leaders have endorsed President Donald Trump's early Saturday airstrikes against Syria — a move they said...
April 14, 2018 - 1:49pm