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June 23, 2017
A North Dakota legislative committee chaired by Republican Sen. Ray Holmberg, left, voted Wednesday, June 21, to proceed with a legal challenge over vetoes issued by Gov. Doug Burgum. Left photo: John Hageman / Forum News Service. Right photo: Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Legislative vote in ND sets up rare legal battle with governor
11 hours 1 min ago
June 22, 2017
After budget veto, Minnesota Senate plans to shut down in July; House in September
June 22, 2017 - 8:25pm
June 21, 2017
“The Pioneer Family” stands in front of the North Dakota State Capitol on July 14, 2016, in Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Court battle looming over Burgum vetoes after committee vote
June 21, 2017 - 5:08pm
North Dakota Capitol in Bismarck.
158 ND state employees accepted for buyout program
June 21, 2017 - 3:47pm
June 13, 2017
“The Pioneer Family” stands in front of the North Dakota State Capitol on July 14, 2016, in Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
ND lawmakers hold off on veto decision
June 13, 2017 - 2:39pm
June 5, 2017
Our Opinion: City legislators fare well in Chamber report
June 5, 2017 - 7:11am
June 3, 2017
Our Opinion: Bad idea to cut tourism marketing
June 3, 2017 - 7:48am
June 2, 2017
Legislation calling on the state to purchase the Prairie Correctional Facility did not survive the session, but a bill was approved calling on the state to hire an independent contractor to assess the facility for possible use by the state.  Forum News Service file photo
State to hire contractor to assess potential use of western Minnesota private prison
June 2, 2017 - 9:50pm
May 31, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton listens to a reporter's question about budget negotiations at the Legislature on Thursday, May 11, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislature lays groundwork to sue Minnesota governor
May 31, 2017 - 5:20pm
Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, and House Majority Leader Al Carlson, R-Fargo, listen during a Legislative Management meeting Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the state Capitol in Bismarck. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota legislators set study priorities for interim
May 31, 2017 - 5:03pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton looks at state Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa Friday, May 5, 2017, after they and other legislative leaders met to discuss the state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Q and A: What happened to Minnesota legislative budget?
May 31, 2017 - 4:47pm
May 30, 2017
Leann Bertsch, director of North Dakota's Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, right, and Patrick Bohn, DOCR's director of transitional planning, on Tuesday, May 30, make a presentation at Fargo's Rasmussen College to a group of mostly Fargo and Cass County officials on criminal justice reforms written into law that are meant to stem rising incarceration rates. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
In ND's Cass County, officials concerned about local cost of slowing inmate boom
May 30, 2017 - 9:13pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka tell reporters Tuesday night, May 31, 2017, that they think the governor's veto of legislative funding is unconstitutional. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton signs Minnesota budget, but not bill funding Legislature
May 30, 2017 - 8:14pm
May 29, 2017
In this file photo, the New Life Center in Fargo had 70 emergency beds in September 2012. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Homeless advocates relieved, still worried about ND funding for homeless shelters
May 29, 2017 - 6:30am
May 28, 2017
Editorial: Governor should take an annual salary
May 28, 2017 - 7:00am