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AgweekTV: Fargo contractor converting abandoned grain elevator to home
November 3, 2018 - 8:30am
A Fargo architect and contractor has turned an abandoned grain elevator into a home. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the...
AgweekTV: 70th Harvest
October 29, 2018 - 11:19am
An 88-year-old Georgetown, Minn., sugarbeet grower celebrates a milestone. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Kavanaugh confirmation continues to reverberate in ND
October 9, 2018 - 8:20pm
BISMARCK — The confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh this weekend continued to reverberate in North Dakota's U.S. Senate race between...
Energy conference turns into Heitkamp, Cramer debate
October 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
BISMARCK—The first debate between Heidi Heitkamp and Kevin Cramer was canceled last week, but attendees at an energy conference on Monday,...
Nation's pocketbook opens for ND Senate race
September 25, 2018 - 9:30am
BISMARCK — As the nation turns its gaze toward North Dakota and its pivotal U.S. Senate race, the candidates' campaigns have been inundated...
Appeals court ruling a setback for Native Americans challenging North Dakota's voter ID law
September 24, 2018 - 4:57pm
BISMARCK — A federal appeals court halted part of a lower court's ruling in the long-running battle over North Dakota's voter identification...
AgweekTV: Elevator Embezzlement in Minnesota
September 22, 2018 - 8:30am
Manager alleged to have stolen $2 million from co-op grain elevator in Ashby, Minn. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the...
North Dakota Senate debates edge closer: Politicians weigh in on impact of Heitkamp-Cramer appearances
September 18, 2018 - 4:36pm
BISMARCK — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer may only meet a few times in debates during the home stretch of North Dakota's U.S....
With two months to go, North Dakota's Senate race comes into focus
September 4, 2018 - 6:28am
BISMARCK — On a recent morning in the basement of Bismarck’s public library, Heidi Heitkamp wiped away tears as she listened to heart-wrenching...
ND coal group welcomes new power plant emissions rule while environmentalist derides industry's 'gift'
August 21, 2018 - 5:20pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota politicians and the head of its coal industry group welcomed a proposed Trump administration rule on power plant...
Cramer explains backing Democrats' plan to save pensions
August 7, 2018 - 7:56pm
FARGO — Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., told an audience of mostly retired truckers Tuesday, Aug. 7, that it wasn't very hard for him to sign...