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'Prairie Home Companion' has a new name: 'Live from Here'
Puerto Ricans adapt to new home in Bismarck-Mandan
MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
Former Fargo priest facing sexual abuse charges extradited to US
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
crime and courts
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Grand Forks Chorales present 'Messiah' sing-along event
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Win streak continues for ND ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' opens at Red River High School
Don't try to replace parent's deceased spouse
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Everything you need to know about smart speakers
Open house set for restored Farwell church
Hawks push it to the limit before falling in overtime against No. 12 Gonzaga
Hawks hope to build on rugged schedule
Suns have plenty in reserve to defeat Timberwolves
James Madison causes 10 turnovers and runs past South Dakota State in FCS semifinals
Vikings fans' Super Bowl dreams hinge on offensive line
Marilynn Joanne Welter
Irene Opal (Brown) Olson
Lennart G. Almen
Alonzo Mason II
Gary L. Dahlgren
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Rule change coming for northern pike, but no dramatic changes in fishing expected
OUTDOORS REPORT: Good ice and fishing reports coming from Lake of the Woods and Upper Red Lake
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
Mark Kennedy: From Jedi to Leaders in Action
Our view: Dayton didn't hold punches in border dispute
Five myths about bitcoin
Commentary: Heitkamp sends email to constituents retracting misleading tax reform talking point
Letter: A big lump of coal for ND homeowners
60th Wedding Anniversary
December 4, 2017
ND officials want to spur participation in $131 million college savings program
FARGO — The Bank of North Dakota has accumulated a $131 million pool of money earmarked for a college saving program, but so far only a...
December 4, 2017 - 7:16pm
August 21, 2017
To refinance or not? Grads explore paths to debt-free living
FARGO — After college, graduates look forward to their next rite of passage — not their first promotion or buying their first home...
August 21, 2017 - 6:14am
August 11, 2017
5 states, including Minn. and ND, settle with company over student loan issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota and four other states reached a $500,000 settlement with a company they say was "making abusive and harassing phone...
August 11, 2017 - 11:24am
July 6, 2017
Trump administration sued by Minnesota AG over student loan relief
WASHINGTON - More than one-third of U.S. states on Thursday sued the U.S. Education Department and Secretary Betsy DeVos over the recent suspension...
July 6, 2017 - 1:38pm
February 3, 2017
CAPITOL CHATTER: A sea of color greets Minnesota agri-business
ST. PAUL — Pat Lunemann said he looks over his dairy farm employees and sees "a sea a multiple colors." Many workers come from close to...
February 3, 2017 - 2:48pm
January 18, 2017
U.S. sues student loan giant Navient, says it 'failed' borrowers
WASHINGTON — The largest U.S. student loan servicer, Navient Corp., cheated borrowers out of billions of dollars, often by deceiving them...
January 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 31, 2016
Wells Fargo, Amazon end deal to offer discounted student loans
Wells Fargo & Co and Amazon.com Inc said they had ended a partnership to offer discounted student loans to the online retailer's "Prime Student"...
August 31, 2016 - 4:58pm
August 22, 2016
Wells Fargo to pay $4.1 million to settle charges of illegal student loan practices
A Wells Fargo & Co. unit will pay $4.1 million to settle allegations that it engaged in illegal private student loan servicing practices that...
August 22, 2016 - 3:31pm
April 13, 2016
Student loan change only affects those in default
Student loan repayment management has changed slightly in the state because Student Loans of North Dakota transferred its portfolio to the Great...
April 13, 2016 - 4:26pm
November 22, 2015
UND student loan default rate stays lower than national average
The percentage of UND students who don't pay back their student loans continues to be substantially lower than the national average. UND's...
November 22, 2015 - 6:30am
November 12, 2015
Teacher shortage being felt across North Dakota
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota teacher licensing board learned Thursday that the shortage of teachers in North Dakota extends well...
November 12, 2015 - 10:15pm
Students across U.S. to march over debt, free public college
Students held rallies on college campuses across the United States on Thursday to protest ballooning student loan debt for higher education and...
November 12, 2015 - 6:15pm
July 1, 2015
Minnesota attorney general accuses Florida debt-forgiveness firm of bait and switch
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s attorney general is accusing a Florida company of preying on student borrowers with promises of loan forgiveness, according to a consumer protection lawsuit filed Wednesday in Hennepin County.
July 1, 2015 - 10:45pm
June 17, 2015
State Colleges and Universities board approves tuition increase for MSUM
ST. PAUL--University students in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system will see their first tuition increase in three years this fall, but that will be followed by a yearlong tuition freeze, the system's board of trustees decided Wednesday afternoon. The...
June 17, 2015 - 8:15pm
June 9, 2015
Federal bill would help young farmers with student loans
Ross Lockhart's long and winding road back to agriculture included earning a master's degree in the United Kingdom -- and racking up $25,000...
June 9, 2015 - 10:00am