A local watershed board's vote to contest the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources permitting of the Red River diversion could delay the project for a year or more, project supporters say, and possibly threaten funding from the North Dakota Legislature. But the vote itself could be contested through a lawsuit because, apparently, diversion backers don't believe the board followed its own bylaws.
FARGO - Before we get to the details, national television viewership numbers for Bison football games need to be kept in perspective. Since North Dakota State began its dynasty in 2011, more people around the United States have watched Bison football games than ever before.
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Chris Klieman will be paid nearly $16.9 million over six years to coach Kansas State's football team, including $88,400 for the remainder of 2018. Those details, plus the perks and bonuses Klieman will receive for jumping from Division I FCS North Dakota State to Football Bowl Subdivision Kansas State, were revealed Wednesday, Dec. 12, when the coach's contract was made public by the Wildcat athletic department.
There was no doubt the U.S. Senate race between Democrat incumbent Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer was going to get nasty. With Republicans holding a narrow 51-49 majority and Heitkamp the only Democrat holding a statewide office in deep-red North Dakota, the national GOP has targeted her as particularly vulnerable. But getting nasty six months before Election Day? Before all the snow has melted in North Dakota?
University of North Dakota athletic director Brian Faison was a guest on the “Mike McFeely Show” on 970 WDAY. He addressed the university’s decision to cut women’s hockey and answered why a recruit came to Grand Forks only to be told the school was dropping the sport. Click here to listen to the full interview.