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North Dakota Capitol Notebook: Is PERS battle looming?
Devils Lake man found guilty of Hardee's burglary but not arson
Faith news: Lenten services planned at area churches
Nurses needed: NDSU plans new $28 million addition for nursing, MSUM considers restarting program
Burgums signs letter urging Obamacare repeal as congressional efforts falter
crime and courts
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
The List: UND Writers Conference wraps up Friday
Out & About: Fire Hall farce, Frank and family fare
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Marilyn Hagerty: Buffet keeps Happy Joe's hopping
24th Annual ArtWise Art Show promotes creativity, education
Grand Forks native Jozy Hansen may appear on NBC show tonight
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Health Matters: Open-heart surgery and the cure for cancer
Emergence of Plank gives Bison football more options at linebacker
Tom Miller: UND hockey trying to match last year's fun
Why can North Dakota win? Been there, done that
Why can Boston University win? High-flying talent
Why can Minnesota Duluth win? The complete package
Lou Ann Richot
Pamella Kay West
Mildred E. Carriere
IN THE FIELD
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
Brad Dokken column: A blast from the past
Lake Winnipeg: An academic view
Port: 'A sane person to an insane society must appear insane'
Letter: Beware a runaway constitutional convention
Former symphony director: Grand Forks and America need National Endowment for the Arts
Nonprofit executive: Keep horse-racing casinos away from North Dakota's starting gate
Editorial: A path to bipartisan health care reform
June 30, 2015
Method of invalidating Minnesota driver’s licenses to change
ST. PAUL — The way driver’s licenses and identification cards are invalidated is changing in Minnesota on Monday. Instead of clipping the bottom right corner, driver’s licenses will now be perforated with the word “VOID” on the left side of the card by the photo....
June 30, 2015 - 9:20pm
June 22, 2015
North Dakota law challenged by airlift bill ‘gouging’
FARGO--Ivan Mitchell was jolted when he received a $54,000 bill for an air ambulance flight last year that transported his wife from Grand Forks to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. The air ambulance service, Valley Med Flight, billed $67,325 for the flight. But because...
News/crime and courts
June 22, 2015 - 6:30am
June 17, 2015
Speed limits go up in Wisconsin, eastern Minnesota
The speed limit on many Wisconsin interstate highways and on Interstate 94 from the I-494/694 split in Woodbury to the Wisconsin border went up to 70 mph from 65 mph Wednesday.
June 17, 2015 - 7:40pm
June 8, 2015
Special Minnesota session more likely as Dayton gives up auditor fight
Minnesota's House speaker today used his strongest language yet that the governor will not get his way on a controversial state auditor provision...
June 8, 2015 - 8:15pm
June 5, 2015
Air ambulance service based in Grand Forks sues to block new ND law
BISMARCK--Valley Med Flight, an air ambulance service with its main base in Grand Forks, is seeking to block a new North Dakota law that it argues illegally regulates prices and will hurt air ambulance operations. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court here,...
June 5, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 1, 2015
Minnesota legislator says ‘revenge porn’ law needs to catch up to technology
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- When it comes to “revenge porn,” the law needs to catch up to technology, a state legislator says. A recent Minnesota...
June 1, 2015 - 5:00am
May 26, 2015
North Dakota Attorney General: Premature to opine on election law
The North Dakota Attorney General says it’s premature to issue an opinion on whether federal campaign contribution laws apply to state candidates.
May 26, 2015 - 10:00pm
May 22, 2015
Man who put semen in woman’s coffee at work sentenced
When John Lind put his semen into a female co-worker’s coffee, it was akin to Vincent van Gogh presenting his severed ear to a woman — a...
News/crime and courts
May 22, 2015 - 9:30pm
May 20, 2015
Anti-tobacco groups eye raising purchasing age to 21 in Minnesota
MOORHEAD, Minn. --Minnesota tobacco control advocates may propose raising the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21 years old. Hawaii,...
May 20, 2015 - 6:30am
April 29, 2015
Governor Dalrymple signs sweeping oil tax changes into law
North Dakota, the second-largest U.S. oil producer, has approved a sweeping reorganization of its oil tax code by cutting the overall rate while...
April 29, 2015 - 5:25pm
April 16, 2015
Almost all fatal crash victims in S.D. so far this year weren’t wearing seat belts
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Department of Public Safety officials are urging drivers to buckle up because so far in 2015 there has been a dramatic increase in the number of motor vehicle fatality victims who were not wearing seat belts. Of the 18 fatalities reported in...
April 16, 2015 - 10:45pm
Dalrymple signs bills expanding conceal-carry areas
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple has signed legislation expanding the areas where someone with a concealed weapons license can legally carry a gun in North Dakota. House Bill 1241 makes it legal for license holders to carry a concealed weapon into political rallies or functions,...
April 16, 2015 - 10:00pm
New human trafficking law heads to governor's desk
BISMARCK--This session's major anti-human trafficking bill is on its way to Gov. Jack Dalrymple's desk. Senate Bill 2107, North Dakota's uniform act on trafficking, clearly defines the crime and puts a focus on helping victims of trafficking rather than prosecuting...
April 16, 2015 - 8:45pm
April 7, 2015
YouTube Kids App Blasted as 'Deceptive' by Consumer Groups
Google's YouTube Kids app, which offers a walled garden of content aimed at the 5-and-under set, is the target of a coalition of consumer groups urging the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the service as a potential violation of rules about advertising to children.
April 7, 2015 - 5:30pm
April 2, 2015
New North Dakota hemp law could help farmers start growing by 2016
RAY, N.D. -- Wayne Hauge says he's "mostly your typical northwest North Dakota farmer." But the Ray producer also is a staunch...
April 2, 2015 - 8:45pm