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Top North Dakota officials unfazed by state money awarded to ethics commissioner's tribal college
August 13, 2019 - 2:50pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s governor and Senate leaders were unfazed Tuesday, Aug. 13, that one of their picks for the state’s new ethics...
Panel advances two dozen candidates for North Dakota's first ethics commission
June 21, 2019 - 11:33am
BISMARCK — A panel charged with selecting members of North Dakota's new state government ethics commission identified two dozen candidates...
Wheels already in motion on Theodore Roosevelt presidential library
May 28, 2019 - 3:21pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota state officials already took steps to establish the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum before a citizen...
North Dakota lawmakers approve resolutions raising the bar on constitutional amendments
March 6, 2019 - 2:21pm
BISMARCK — The North Dakota House and Senate passed separate resolutions Wednesday, March 6, aimed at making it harder for voters to amend...
'How many more youth have to die?' Teen asks North Dakota lawmakers to support suicide prevention bill
February 27, 2019 - 6:22pm
BISMARCK — Bullying led her to consider killing herself, the 18-year-old Pekin native told the House Education Committee on Wednesday, Feb....
North Dakota Legislature wraps work before mid-session break
February 20, 2019 - 12:52pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota senators wrapped a bow on the first half of the 2019 legislative session Wednesday, Feb. 20, as their colleagues across...
ND bill would address behavioral health in schools
February 18, 2019 - 8:22pm
BISMARCK -- A bill for mandatory behavioral health training in the schools that passed the North Dakota Senate may not be perfect, but it sets...
North Dakota legislative leaders pitch interest-free loans for federal workers affected by shutdown
January 22, 2019 - 10:41am
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislative leaders have introduced a bill that would require the state-owned bank to provide interest-free loans to...
Amid backlash, Gov. Burgum reimburses Xcel Energy $37,000 for Super Bowl tickets
February 7, 2018 - 5:29pm
BISMARCK—North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum reimbursed Xcel Energy $37,000 for Super Bowl tickets in an effort to "eliminate even the perception...
North Dakota Medicaid expands coverage for autism services
July 26, 2017 - 8:51pm
BISMARCK — A therapy used widely to treat symptoms of autism will now be accessible through North Dakota Medicaid after an unsuccessful...