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McFeely: Heitkamp was 'realistic' about re-election chances, but 'surprised by margin'
January 24, 2019 - 6:42pm
Heidi Heitkamp is not exactly retreating from public life since losing her re-election bid to the U.S. Senate in November. The North Dakota Democrat...
Heidi Heitkamp to join CNBC as contributor
January 15, 2019 - 9:24am
Former U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Tuesday on Twitter she is starting a new job as a CNBC contributor.Heitkamp, a Democrat from North...
Ag committee leaders reach agreement on farm bill
November 29, 2018 - 11:31am
WASHINGTON — House and Senate ag committee leaders on Thursday say they have “reached an agreement in principle” on a farm bill.
Heitkamp to give final address Tuesday
November 28, 2018 - 5:23pm
BISMARCK - Outgoing North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp will give a final speech on the U.S. Senate floor Tuesday, Dec. 4. The speech will air...
McFeely: How do N.D. Republicans stave off boredom?
November 23, 2018 - 8:15am
FARGO -- Now that Heidi Heitkamp is vanquished, her secret plan in conjunction with Nancy Pelosi to have MS-13 gang members invade the state...
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...