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Governor's race: Trump endorses Johnson; Walz strong in Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
August 15, 2018 - 4:53pm
ST. PAUL -- President Donald Trump wants to influence Minnesota's governor race. The winner of the Tuesday, Aug. 14, Republican primary received...
Hoeven meets with Trump to discuss trade, senator says president is working on NAFTA agreement
July 26, 2018 - 9:39am
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., met with President Donald Trump Wednesday, July 25, to discuss agriculture and tariffs following...
North Dakota leaders offer mixed reactions on Trump 'handout' to farmers hit by trade disputes
July 24, 2018 - 4:57pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota agriculture and political leaders offered mixed reactions Tuesday, July 24, to the Trump administration's plans for...
Stenehjem files $38 million claim over DAPL response
July 20, 2018 - 5:31pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem filed a $38 million claim against the federal government Friday, July 20, marking...
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's vote for Trump's SCOTUS nominee could be 'crucial'
July 10, 2018 - 7:01pm
BISMARCK—Less than a day after President Donald Trump announced his nominee to fill retiring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's...
Commentary: Trump's child separation policy bleeds into tight ND Senate race
June 19, 2018 - 6:56pm
It seems obvious the moral thing to do would be to reunite the migrant children with their parents at this country's southern border. Stop the...
Commentary: Trump didn’t invent the Internet, but he's bringing it to rural America
June 13, 2018 - 4:22pm
Rural Americans have been left in the dust of the modern technology age as the rest of the country speeds through the 21st Century. Today’s...
Trump's metal tariffs trigger retaliation from Mexico, EU in escalating trade war
May 31, 2018 - 3:02pm
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump Thursday imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum from the European Union, Canada and Mexico, triggering...
ND senators split on net neutrality vote
May 16, 2018 - 5:48pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota's U.S. senators split on a vote to reverse the repeal of net neutrality rules Wednesday, May 16, as a few Republicans...
Cramer: Trade moves should avoid creating 'short-term victims'
May 16, 2018 - 1:36pm
BISMARCK — Rep. Kevin Cramer highlighted farmers' anxiety over the Trump administration's trade moves Wednesday, May 16, but the North...
After White House meeting on trade, Burgum says 'playing field has not been level'
April 12, 2018 - 5:21pm
BISMARCK—North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum called his White House meeting with President Donald Trump "super productive" as he and other leaders...
Trump tariffs prompt trade worries for N.D. soybean growers
April 2, 2018 - 6:49pm
GRAND FORKS—A new set of Chinese tariffs won't hamstring North Dakota's economy, but they've left some experts wondering what happens next....
Unnamed GOP convention keynote prompts guesses
March 29, 2018 - 6:57pm
GRAND FORKS—It's little more than a week until the North Dakota GOP holds its convention in Grand Forks, bringing a who's who of state...
In one-on-one interview, Pence defends Trump's trade policies, stresses importance of ag
March 28, 2018 - 9:00am
FARGO, N.D. — After talking taxes with supporters, Vice President Mike Pence talked one-on-one with WDAY 6 Reporter Kevin Wallevand. Pence...
Senators divided on Trump's fired secretary of state
March 13, 2018 - 9:48pm
GRAND FORKS—Senators from Minnesota and North Dakota are split on the road ahead after President Donald Trump's Monday announcement that he is firing Rex Tillerson, his administration's secretary of state.