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AgweekTV: Ashby, Minn., elevator fraud update
October 20, 2018 - 8:30am
Co-op members hope to recover assets after former manager made nearly $5 million in unauthorized transactions. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV...
ND medical marijuana program to accept applications for patients, caregivers later this month
October 17, 2018 - 5:44pm
BISMARCK—Starting Oct. 29, North Dakota medical marijuana qualifying patients and their designated caregivers can apply to obtain registry...
Heitkamp fires campaign staffer amid ad fallout; some women considering legal action
October 17, 2018 - 10:15am
FARGO — A person responsible for the name-gathering process of a newspaper campaign ad that misused women’s names as victims of sexual assault...
From nervous beginnings, the National Collegiate Hockey Conference rises in prominence
October 16, 2018 - 9:30pm
(Editor's note: This is Part 3 of a three-part series on how the NCHC was formed and how it got to where it is today as college hockey's dominant...
Heitkamp apologizes after open letter misuses women’s names as Cramer slams ‘reckless’ move
October 16, 2018 - 2:41pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp apologized Tuesday, Oct. 16, for misusing women’s names in a campaign ad that identified...
Prairie Public adjusts to budget cuts, changing media landscape
October 15, 2018 - 10:05pm
FARGO—Prairie Public Broadcasting has been buffeted by budget cuts, declining membership, and consumers' shifting habits in a media marketplace...
Fargo seeks to land USDA research offices with hundreds of jobs
October 15, 2018 - 8:58pm
The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to move some of its researchers from Washington, D.C., to new locations around the country. Fargo will...
Cramer raises almost $1.7 million in third quarter, Heitkamp holds cash advantage
October 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
BISMARCK — Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer raised almost $1.7 million in the third quarter for his Senate bid, according to filings his campaign...
Babe Ruth World Series to return to Williston in 2022
October 15, 2018 - 3:21pm
WILLISTON, N.D. — The 2022 Babe Ruth World Series for 14-year-olds will return to Williston in northwest North Dakota in 2022, it was announced...
ND tribal leaders hope to overcome voter ID 'barriers' after Supreme Court decision
October 15, 2018 - 2:58pm
BISMARCK — On the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation, where the tribal chairman estimated the unemployment rate sits at 60 percent, $15...
Mandan police officer invokes Marsy's Law in shooting incident
October 15, 2018 - 2:56pm
MANDAN, N.D.—Mandan police are not releasing the name of a man injured in an officer-involved shooting because they are unsure if he will...
ND utility regulators dismiss complaint against proposed oil refinery near national park
October 11, 2018 - 9:02am
BISMARCK — North Dakota utility regulators agreed Wednesday, Oct. 10, that plans for an oil refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park...
ND legislative panel, tribes talk taxes
October 10, 2018 - 9:44pm
BISMARCK—North Dakota's Tribal Taxation Committee concluded its work on Wednesday, advancing proposals for developing tribal tax agreements...
High school graduation rate for ND Native Americans ticks up, but gap still persists
October 10, 2018 - 7:08pm
BISMARCK—The high school graduation rate for Native American students in North Dakota continues to rise in 2017, and yet a significant...
Large wind farm planned south of Bismarck
October 10, 2018 - 5:03pm
BISMARCK — A large wind farm is planned for south central North Dakota, according to documents filed with the state's Public Service Commission....