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January 11, 2019
Traffic moves along University Avenue between the English Coulee and Columbia Road on Thursday. Construction may be happening later this summer from the coulee to Columbia Road.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Fast track for campus construction
January 11, 2019 - 6:00am
January 7, 2019
The Bank of North Dakota – the country's only state-owned bank – is the institution that sets North Dakota banking apart, North Dakota Bankers Association President and CEO Rick Clayburgh says. The bank moved into its current headquarters (pictured here) in 2008. IMAGE: BND
Bill would give universities access to Bank of North Dakota funds
January 7, 2019 - 5:01pm
December 9, 2018
Minnesota Capitol
2019 tax season likely won’t be too messy after all. But Minnesota’s code may still need a rewrite
December 9, 2018 - 6:05pm
November 12, 2018
The private entrance of the new North Dakota governor's residence is protected by a security fence and faces west on Fourth Street on the grounds of the state Capitol in Bismarck. The residence and the four-stall garage totals 13,700 square feet. Mike Mcleary / Bismarck Tribune
Landscaping needs touted for new Governor’s Residence
November 12, 2018 - 6:00am
November 11, 2018
Jim Shaw
Commentary: An Election Day post-mortem
November 11, 2018 - 8:00am
November 7, 2018
Border wall prototypes along the southern U.S. Border as pictured in November of 2017. (Photo courtesy of Mani Albrecht, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Public Affairs - Visual Communications Division)
Davis: Is it time for Minnesota to build a wall on North Dakota border?
November 7, 2018 - 11:52am
October 30, 2018
Candidates in Districts 17, 43 focus on jobs, education
October 30, 2018 - 6:07am
October 29, 2018
North Dakota Capitol in Bismarck. Forum News Service file photo
Will North Dakota's Measure 1 stifle or enhance political discourse? Opponents, supporters disagree
October 29, 2018 - 6:00am
October 17, 2018
Chemicals being applied to a field near Moorhead, Minn., in 2008. Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
October 17, 2018 - 4:01pm
October 14, 2018
A timeline of BWCAW history
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
September 7, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Rural guy in big cities for a reason
September 7, 2018 - 7:00am
September 5, 2018
Minnesota prison tense amid workplace walkout, doubling of assaults against guards
September 5, 2018 - 7:49pm
August 31, 2018
Minnesota governor candidates Democrat Tim Walz, left, and Republican Jeff Johnson debate Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, at the Minnesota State Fair. The event was organized by Minnesota Public Radio. Dave Orrick / St. Paul Pioneer Press
It's fair time, so Minnesota governor's race hits high gear
August 31, 2018 - 3:39pm
August 24, 2018
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar  speaks at a Farmfest candidate forum in early August. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Klobuchar, Newberger broadcast wide differences at Minnesota State Fair debate
August 24, 2018 - 4:11pm
August 19, 2018
Primary turnout high in most of Minnesota: Some rural areas saw decline in voting
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am