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Proposed ordinance would point to last place of drink in cases of DUI, assault
Fatal police shooting reopened in Ramsey County
Kavanaugh accuser won't testify Monday but open to doing so later next week
Marijuana use is now as common among baby boomers as it is among teens, federal data show
Trump demands a border wall but many congressional Republicans just not into it
crime and courts
Grand Forks symphony celebrates 110th anniversary
Cirque du Soleil in REA will combine acrobatics and skating
3 more longtime staffers fired from 'Prairie Home' successor show
Tapping Duluth's brewing history
'PAW Patrol Live' coming to Alerus Center
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
Marilyn Hagerty: This year's parade will be special
Looking to catch Minnesota's fall colors? Here's your interactive guide
ND insurance commissioner cautions about short-term insurance plans
Flu cases already being reported in North Dakota
Fleck sees signs that Gophers have traded 'want to win' for 'refuse to lose'
Commentary: Don't expect any more Division I FCS help from Division II
Former Bison linebacker Board takes 'completely different' road than expected to the NFL
Tiger Woods eagles 18 at Tour Championship to tie Fowler for lead
Vikings QB Cousins shows his toughness by remaining in pocket
Beulah G. A. Koering
Kermit G. Engen
Cynthia "Cindy" Hanson
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
OUTDOORS REPORT: Fall fishing patterns are beginning to emerge; autumn colors are becoming more apparent
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Benny Huebner youth deer season buck
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Fall hunting preview highlights habitat partnerships
Mayor Mike Brown: A great week in ND's 'best college town'
Our view: Put on a green shirt and enjoy a unique week
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Letter: Sacrifice means putting lives on the line
Letter: Sacrifice comes in all shapes, sizes
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Wally & Dorothy Radi
Joe & Fran Adams
Kenneth & Mavis Ness
Robert "Bob" Hewitt
Minnesota judge says Wetterling files are public; family of abducted boy will seek to change privacy laws
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A Minnesota judge ruled Thursday that all the documents in the investigative file in the Jacob Wetterling case must be...
April 20, 2018 - 4:45pm
January 31, 2018
Alexandria judge faces Wetterling privacy decision Friday in open records case
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — The disappearance of Jacob Wetterling has been one of the most talked about cases in Minnesota history. Now it is up...
January 31, 2018 - 6:15am
March 6, 2017
Newspaper leader calls confidential records bill in Legislature like a 'root canal'
BISMARCK—North Dakota legislators are considering the reason they are not seeing higher-quality job candidates in higher education may...
March 6, 2017 - 11:22pm
February 26, 2017
ND bill pushes secrecy in public job searches
FARGO—Applications for all public jobs in North Dakota could be closed—apparently for the first time in history—until the hiring...
February 26, 2017 - 8:59am
November 3, 2016
Secretary of state: Nothing 'open' about ballots under North Dakota law
In his recent letter, Mitch Sanderson alleges that I have broken the law by not allowing him to view ballots after they are cast and the canvass is completed ("Open completed ballots to public inspection," Page A4, Nov. 1). But state law is very clear about the handling of ballots....
November 3, 2016 - 6:09am
January 25, 2016
NDSU Foundation broke law by refusing to release names of CEO applicants
BISMARCK—North Dakota State University's fundraising agency violated state open records law last year by refusing to release names of all applicants...
January 25, 2016 - 12:29pm
December 6, 2015
On the record: Is high-level hiring hurt by applications being public?
When Thomas Mitzel initially applied for the position of president at Dickinson State University, he had no idea his application would be public. Now...
December 6, 2015 - 6:00am
December 3, 2015
Schafer: N.D. should look at keeping UND president applicants names' from public view until finalist stage
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers should take another look at shielding the names of applicants for college presidencies and other high-level...
December 3, 2015 - 5:26pm
October 2, 2015
Groups ask for attorney general’s opinion regarding open meeting law violation
Two groups concerned with the process in which the North Dakota Health Council used during an open meeting law on Aug. 11 in Bismarck, have requested an opinion from Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem on Friday afternoon regarding the matter.
October 2, 2015 - 9:45pm
September 17, 2015
UND nickname emails show backlash, support from Kelley's decision
A week after finding out keeping UND or North Dakota as a nickname wasn't on the table any more, Bruce Hoiberg of Sioux Falls, S.D., sent an...
September 17, 2015 - 6:00am
September 15, 2015
Wisconsin city encrypts all police scanner traffic, worrying residents
For months, Superior’s scanner traffic has been a Sunday morning drive instead of a rush-hour commute. When the Superior Police Department made the switch to Wisconsin Interoperable System for Communications in March, it opted to encrypt all communications. For...
September 15, 2015 - 6:00pm
September 13, 2015
BAUMS AWAY: Private meetings protect the elite, not the public
There are a lot of reasons why the colonies went to war for independence from England, but the most prominent was they had no voice in issues...
September 13, 2015 - 8:45am
June 6, 2015
Steve Wagner: State laws encourage, protect transparency in government
Over the years, we've watched numerous agencies—state boards and agencies, local departments and councils, universities and volunteer nonprofits...
June 6, 2015 - 4:45am
June 4, 2015
NDSU foundation head sought $600,000 in severance
FARGO--The North Dakota State University Development Foundation and Alumni Association has released an audio recording from a Dec....
June 4, 2015 - 6:45am
April 26, 2015
Kelley: No-confidence vote 'politically driven'
UND President Robert Kelley said the Student Senate meeting last week left him feeling "discouraged" in multiple emails obtained via open records...
April 26, 2015 - 6:30am