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Grand Forks man, 86, to change plea in child porn case
Labor Department issues new rules on state retirement savings programs
'Doctor Who' actor David Tennant to star in drama 'Bad Samaritan'
ND crime rate up 10 percent in 2015, biggest spike of oil boom era
U.S. Navy ship fires warning shots toward Iranian vessel
crime and courts
UND ATHLETICS: President Mark Kennedy selects budget committee members
Former Gophers star faces felony theft charges in home sale
U.S. goalie Hope Solo suspended for 6 months for 'cowards' comment
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Troubled Gophers wrestling coach is unlikely to keep his job
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
MARILYN HAGERTY: Burgers are a favorite of regular Boardwalk customers
CHEF JESS: Be a pickle pro
Health Matters: Try to avoid high usage of supplements such as omega-3
BOOKNOTES: 'The Value of the Moon,' 'Slick Water,' 'Maple Syrup'
life & style
Lucille N. Young
Robert J. "Bob" Johnson
Virginia E. Barta
What would you do to land a big fish? Watch this fly fisherman dive into the water
Shadae Quient catfish
Ethan Loeks walleye
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Is it legal to use drones as a tool for hunting in North Dakota or Minnesota?
Trail pays tribute to a friend
LETTER: Pipeline protest, road-sign change part of same struggle
LETTER: Pipeline funnels huge volume of dollars to North Dakota
DAVID WILLIAMS: New federal smog rule clouds Grand Forks-area growth
OUR OPINION: UND's 'ombuds' already has taken sides
OUR OPINION: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
May 30, 2014
NDUS still unclear who hacked servers
Four months after a North Dakota University System server breach exposed the personal information of more than 290,000 people, it is still unclear...
News/crime and courts
May 30, 2014 - 5:12pm
State Board says approval of measure to overhaul higher ed governance could hurt accreditation
The State Board of Higher Education is looking at whether University System accreditation would be threatened if voters approve a November ballot...
May 30, 2014 - 8:30am
Study: Lifting crude oil export ban would benefit all states economically
A study commissioned by a national energy lobbying group found every state -- not just oil-producing ones like North Dakota -- would benefit economically if the United States lifted its crude oil export ban, officials said.
May 30, 2014 - 4:30am
May 29, 2014
Community’s generosity eases burden for Watford City tornado victims
Residents of the 15 campers destroyed by Monday night’s tornado south of Watford City had many stories Thursday about the generosity of local...
May 29, 2014 - 10:35pm
Health department responds to several spills this week in western N.D.
A vehicle accident, a cow rubbing against a valve and leaking pipe connections contributed to several unrelated oil and gas spills this week in western North Dakota, the Department of Health said Thursday.
May 29, 2014 - 10:04pm
In North American rail towns, some try to stop oil trains
Since trains play a growing role in getting oil from landlocked North Dakota and central Canada to mostly coastal refineries, efforts to stop...
May 29, 2014 - 9:07pm
State Board of Higher Education leaders reappointed
The State Board of Higher Education reappointed Chairwoman Kirsten Diederich and Vice Chairman Terry Hjelmstad to their respective positions at its Thursday meeting in Tioga, N.D. Diederich has served on the board since 2010 and was recently reappointed by Gov. Jack Dalrymple....
May 29, 2014 - 8:23pm
Effect of mental disability ruling on Rodriguez death penalty case is uncertain
FARGO – Alfonso Rodriguez once boasted of reading hundreds of books, but dropped out of school at the age of 18 without graduating. The...
News/crime and courts
May 29, 2014 - 10:27am
OUR OPINION: Twister should prompt re-evaluation of tornado plans
Sooner or later, every household, business and community in North Dakota and Minnesota should talk about tornadoes and what can be done to lower...
May 29, 2014 - 8:15am
Thief swipes officer’s coat, medals from 94-year-old WWII veteran
Maybe the thief wanted something to wear on Memorial Day. Maybe, as Odin Stutrud suspects, the thief stole his World War II officer’s jacket...
News/crime and courts
May 29, 2014 - 6:00am
May 28, 2014
N.D. secretary of state challenger urges ‘no’ vote on June ballot measure
The Democratic candidate for secretary of state joined a conservative activist Wednesday in urging North Dakota voters to reject a proposal that both said could have a chilling effect on voter-driven ballot measures.
May 28, 2014 - 8:35pm
Nonprofit group helps Larimore, N.D., farmer diagnosed with leukemia
Robert Stover, 61, has farmed all his life in the Larimore, N.D., area but this year has proven to be one of the most difficult. A soggy spring...
May 28, 2014 - 8:00am
Tornado near Watford City raises concerns over camper preparedness
The danger of being in an RV during a storm was on the minds of many Tuesday in the Oil Patch, where thousands live in campers, trailers and...
May 28, 2014 - 6:00am
May 27, 2014
Twister blows away homes for people drawn to Oil Patch for work
People who moved from across the country to northwest North Dakota for work were picking up the pieces Tuesday after a tornado leveled at least...
May 27, 2014 - 11:37pm
A dozen trailers destroyed by tornado south of Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A tornado touched down about 5 miles south of Watford City on Monday night, damaging a dozen trailers at an RV camp and...
May 27, 2014 - 9:51am