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North Dakota coal plant to upgrade transmission system that carries power to 500,000 people
UPDATE: Pilot killed in plane crash into Missouri River
Grand Forks Library Action Committee shares short-term, long-term solutions
'It could have saved lives': Family friend blames 3 deaths on lack of highway barrier
Trump says he accepts US intelligence on Russian interference in election but denies collusion
crime and courts
Minnesota's Alamo Drafthouse Cinema embraces luxury
After the Trump-Putin news conference, here's why people are talking about the Dixie Chicks
Anthony Bourdain unloaded on Bill Clinton and Trump in interview
He quit a State Department job to play video games. Now he's a star in NBA's 2K League.
The 'Downton Abbey' movie is happening: Here's what we know so far
As a pregnant teen, I felt like a failure. But then I realized failure wasn't an option.
:), it's World Emoji Day
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
Ann Bailey: Hard work a way of life for hay-baler
Marilyn Hagerty: Milestones of summer mark time's passage
Home run record set as AL tops NL in All-Star Game
Twins' Jose Berrios at the All-Star Game: 'I'm here, I'm so happy'
Minnesota native gymnast who was first to speak up about Nasser sex abuse to be honored
Three Lynx named to WNBA All-Star team
Roseau’s Kacie Borowicz commits to UND women’s basketball
Mary M. Nelles
Faithlyn Abigayle VanBruggen
Doloria L. Dusek
Sandra J. "Sandy" Kasprick
Good news falcon followers, Brad the Grand Forks peregrine chick is flying
Black bear sightings seem to be increasing in ND, so are they breeding here?
Doug Leier: As goes habitat, so goes wildlife populations in North Dakota
Cats Incredible organizers seek more teams for annual East Grand Forks event
A beary long day: Bear lowered from tree but it is unclear if animal will survive
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
Commentary: The reported local cost of President Donald Trump’s visit to Fargo was inflated, actually 'closer to $10,000'
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north dakota board of higher education
March 2, 2018
Applications open for two positions on ND Board of Higher Education
BISMARCK -- State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler is encouraging North Dakotans to apply for two openings on the State Board of Higher Education. The positions carry four-year terms that start July 1, which is when the terms of incumbent board members Kevin Melicher and Mike Ness...
March 2, 2018 - 8:40pm
December 6, 2017
ND higher ed board warns of 'collateral damage'
GRAND FORKS — Leaders of the North Dakota Board of Higher Education opened a Wednesday, Dec. 6, press release with quotes about truth to...
December 6, 2017 - 7:10pm
Higher ed board decries "collateral damage" in Hagerott accusations
Leaders of the North Dakota Board of Higher Education opened a Wednesday press release with quotes about truth to reinforce their stance on accusations...
December 6, 2017 - 6:52pm
February 12, 2017
Letter: Tenure proposal threatens higher ed's future in North Dakota
FARGO—I graduated from North Dakota universities, as did four of my five siblings, a niece, my son, my maternal grandmother and my mother....
February 12, 2017 - 12:01pm
September 4, 2016
OUR OPINION: Board's open-meetings compliance is welcome
Crime in New York City was a national issue throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Then it wasn't: The crime rate plummeted in the 1990s, reaching levels that New Yorkers hadn't seen since Dwight Eisenhower was president. New York remains one of the safest cities in America today. In North...
September 4, 2016 - 10:57am
July 15, 2016
LETTER: Students support Bresciani, and board members should, too
As former student leaders at North Dakota State University, we have consistently played a role in the direction and the vision of our beloved...
July 15, 2016 - 10:15pm
July 4, 2016
MIKE JACOBS: Higher ed board shows backbone - finally
The end of June brought big news in higher education in North Dakota: UND has a new president. And bigger news: North Dakota State University's...
July 4, 2016 - 10:16pm
May 26, 2016
Donald Poochigian: Must higher ed serve only corporations' bottom lines?
GRAND FORKS—Only last Friday did I as a UND faculty member become aware of the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education's sponsorship of "Envision 2030," the educational summit that was held Monday. I learned this upon reading an email from the board, which said the summit...
May 26, 2016 - 9:57pm
April 29, 2016
LETTER: UND budget cutting: Transparent from above, opaque from below
As a two-time alum of UND, I have been watching the handling of the state-mandated budget cuts by Interim President Ed Schafer with great interest...
April 29, 2016 - 4:15am
December 9, 2015
UND presidential search committee solidify even-handed review process
The UND Presidential Search Committee will use a non-traditional voting method to move candidates forward without giving them a sense one is...
December 9, 2015 - 3:52pm
August 4, 2015
Former NDSU president named as interim leader for Dickinson State University
The North Dakota Board of Higher Education voted to appoint Jim Ozbun, former president of North Dakota State University, as the interim president of Dickinson State University during a teleconference meeting Tuesday morning. Ozbun has been living in Dickinson for the past five...
August 4, 2015 - 12:25pm
July 25, 2015
Under title change, attorney stays at NDSU after Legislature removes lawyers from universities
BISMARCK – A state lawmaker who pushed for shifting the North Dakota University System’s legal counsel to the attorney general’s office...
July 25, 2015 - 12:28pm
May 5, 2015
MIKE JACOBS: Oil anxiety becomes theme of N.D. session
The legislative session that ended last week made history. Every legislative session does. Journalists like to claim that our work is the first rough draft of history, so here goes: Probably the overarching theme of this session was "oil anxiety." Worry was widespread about...
May 5, 2015 - 4:40am
April 14, 2015
MIKE JACOBS: Lawmakers, higher ed officials differ on process
A winter of watching has taught me something about the Legislature and higher education. For legislators, governing is all about decision-making. Governance...
April 14, 2015 - 4:45am
April 11, 2015
Terry Hjelmstad: Higher ed board chair sets record straight about open meetings
MINOT—The column by Rep.
April 11, 2015 - 4:45am