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Prosecutors charge 21 more in alleged Thai sex trafficking operation
Hooligans expect Reaper drones to arrive soon in Fargo
Judge sets deadline for trial in UMD suit
State to offer opportunity to preserve governor's residence
Memorial Day weekend: Bring sandals, keep the swimsuit at home
crime and courts
Live music for all tastes coming up this weekend
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
What happens when you're laid off while pregnant?
Marilyn Hagerty: Mexican Village stays popular over the years
How Carter Rowney became a key player in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the Pittsburgh Penguins
UND's Detloff becomes program's first to advance to nationals
Texas man lands record-setting largemouth bass using rather unconventional piece of bait
Grand Forks native climbs Mount Everest, completes Seven Summits
Wednesday's local scoreboard
Dr. John Henry Beaumier, MD
Larry F. Schrank
Jennifer K. (Freese) Blake
Thomas J. Robinson
Robert E. Nordine
Fishing report: Cool, windy weather makes for tougher fishing in many areas
Boathouse on the Red opens for the season Saturday
Watch: Narcisse snake dens make for a slithery spectacle
Dick Hatt walleye
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS: DOUG LEIER/ North Dakota's prairie wetlands also benefit shorebird species
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
McFeely: The Hamid Shirvani disaster tour continues
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum and the Land Board need to get in control of their bureaucrats
Four Generations of the
May 7, 2014
U.S. House votes ex-IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress
The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a resolution finding former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner in contempt...
News/crime and courts
May 7, 2014 - 7:20pm
April 18, 2014
After Nevada ranch stand-off, emboldened militias ask: where next?
Flat on his belly in a sniper position, wearing a baseball cap and a flak jacket, a protester aimed his semi-automatic rifle from the edge of...
April 18, 2014 - 5:30pm
April 17, 2014
GEORGE WILL: Our ‘fundamental division’: Liberty v. democracy
In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is “basically about” one word — “democracy” — that...
April 17, 2014 - 9:57am
April 12, 2014
With new leader for Obamacare, White House shifts to election mode
Kathleen Sebelius' departure as President Barack Obama's health secretary signals a new chapter in the White House's efforts to defend Obama's signature healthcare law and help Senate Democrats who face tough battles for re-election in conservative states this fall.
April 12, 2014 - 5:15pm
April 10, 2014
GEORGE WILL: ‘Call the convention’ to let states reform D.C.
PHOENIX — From the Goldwater Institute, the fertile frontal lobe of the conservative movement’s brain, comes an innovative idea...
April 10, 2014 - 4:00am
April 8, 2014
ND ranks first in positive views of state government
North Dakotans trust their state government to handle the state’s issues more than people in any other state. A Gallup poll released last...
April 8, 2014 - 8:30am
April 3, 2014
According to survey N.D. agencies short on space
BISMARCK – State agencies could use up to 55,500 square feet of additional space in the Bismarck area, with the judicial branch accounting for nearly half of that, according to a survey presented to a legislative committee Wednesday. “We do need some more space,” Supreme...
April 3, 2014 - 5:00am
March 17, 2014
LLOYD OMDAHL: Homeland Committee tackles Christmas issue
“OK! What is this business of another emergency meeting in the middle of winter?” pouted Holger Danske as he slammed the storm door on the community hall where the town’s 14 electors were congregating for a crisis session of the Homeland Security Committee....
March 17, 2014 - 4:45am
February 26, 2014
Obama finds supportive crowd during St. Paul visit
ST. PAUL -- President Barack Obama found a largely supportive audience during his visit to the renovated Union Depot in downtown...
February 26, 2014 - 9:40pm
February 21, 2014
US Fed releases transcripts of crisis-era 2008 policy meetings
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. central bankers thought they should get more regulatory powers in return for providing cheap cash to Wall Street banks during the 2008 credit crisis, according to Federal Reserve transcripts released on Friday. Powerful investment banks such as Goldman...
February 21, 2014 - 5:10pm
February 20, 2014
International Crop Expo: WIC and Mexican trade restrictions still on front-burner
Passage of the Farm Bill allows the U.S. potato industry to cross off one big item from its to-do list. But several other challenges remain,...
February 20, 2014 - 6:30am
February 15, 2014
N.D. state government lacks policy for exit interviews
BISMARCK – For state government agencies in North Dakota, following the rules for employee exit interviews is easy – because there are no rules. State government has no standard policy for conducting exit interviews, said Ken Purdy, a manager in Human Resource Management...
February 15, 2014 - 10:15pm
February 6, 2014
Oil Patch leaders to Legislature: Show us the money
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Members of the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties are near a breaking point as financial needs related to energy development in the organization’s region continue to pile up. That was the message Wednesday during...
February 6, 2014 - 10:30am
February 1, 2014
Dayton taps Becker County attorney to fill judgeship
ST. PAUL -- Becker County Attorney Mike Fritz has been appointed by Gov. Mark Dayton to fill one of two judgeships in Minnesota’s 7th Judicial...
February 1, 2014 - 9:16pm