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Highlights from the North Dakota Dem-NPL policy platform
Highlights from the North Dakota Dem-NPL policy platform
Democrats charmed by 'down to earth' Biden at state convention
Car crashes into Grand Forks business
Democrats endorse Schneider for US House race
crime and courts
Little Big Town brings big sound to the Ralph
ArtWise show opens next week at Alerus
CBS tentatively sets March 25 for airing '60 Minutes' interview with Stormy Daniels
Publicist for Matt Damon squashes rumor saying he was moving to Australia because of Trump
'American Idol' contestant was 'uncomfortable,' but says Katy Perry's kiss wasn't harassment
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Marilyn Hagerty: Do you fancy yourself a pencil?
Down to the wire again; Hillsboro-CV wins another state B title
Saturday's local scoreboard
UMD survives: Bulldogs lose to North Dakota, barely advance to NCAAs
Miguel Ibarra's start bodes well for next opportunity with Minnesota United
Wild get past cellar-dwelling Coyotes
Ronald D. Hegg
Frederick George Giese
Gerald A. "Turk" Devine
Jean L. Skaro
Marjorie McLean Kruger
OUTDOOR REPORT: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Doug Leier: Questions—and answers—on Game and Fish Department's move to online-only licensing
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
VIDEO: A kids' fishing story — as told by a kid
Jarod Lund northern pike
McFeely: N.D. Dems seeing new faces, new energy
Commentary: Democrat insider: State party engaged in “backstabbing and double dealing” with some candidates
Letter: People still have right to propose laws
Letter: Board failed in its planning process
Letter: Thoughts on what I read in the Herald
March 8, 2018
UMN wants another $10M to freeze in-state tuition
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota will ask the Legislature for an extra $10 million to finance a tuition freeze next year for Minnesota residents at all of its campuses. The two-year budget lawmakers adopted last year awarded the university $658.7 million in base funding...
March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
January 23, 2018
Schumer has rescinded offer to Trump on border wall funding
WASHINGTON - The Senate's top Democrat has withdrawn an offer that would allow President Donald Trump to fulfill a signature campaign pledge:...
January 23, 2018 - 1:33pm
July 31, 2017
Fosston airport to receive $258,000
Minnesota's congressional delegation announced Monday a federal grant of $258,000 for the Fosston Municipal Airport. The grant was provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation for infrastructure improvements such as rehabilitation of the apron and taxiway.
July 31, 2017 - 2:22pm
July 24, 2017
Cavalier Municipal Airport receives federal grant
The North Dakota congressional delegation on Monday announced a $882,500 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration to the Cavalier Municipal Airport Authority, according to a press release. The grant will be used to widen the hangar taxiway...
July 24, 2017 - 3:40pm
May 1, 2017
New ND tax earmarked for communications update
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — A 50-cent-per-month increase in the tax on landline telephone and cellphone connections approved by the North Dakota Legislature will generate about $10 million over two years, according to Duane Schell, director of the Network Services Division of the North...
May 1, 2017 - 7:50pm
April 30, 2017
Congressional talks yield deal to fund government through September
WASHINGTON — Congressional negotiators have hammered out a bipartisan agreement on a spending package to keep the federal government funded through the end of the current fiscal year on Sept. 30, a senior congressional aide said on Sunda, April 30. The House of Representatives...
April 30, 2017 - 9:17pm
April 19, 2017
Though just a quarter of funding, state money is essential, NDSU official says
FARGO—Faculty and staff at North Dakota State University are girding for deep cuts in state appropriations—some anticipate a cut...
April 19, 2017 - 8:04pm
'Everything is learning': Minnesota districts with free pre-K say its boon for kids, parents
ADA, Minn. — Fresh off a post-lunch nap, the 4- and 5-year-olds in Dawn Tinjum's pre-kindergarten class at Ada-Borup Elementary School...
April 19, 2017 - 7:42pm
February 28, 2017
Vet lab funding battle continues in South Dakota
BROOKINGS, S.D. — The debate continues in the South Dakota Legislature over the funding source for the new Animal Disease Research and...
February 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 27, 2016
Agencies see new normal coming for state funding
BISMARCK—State agency heads see North Dakota returning to a new pre-boom normal following two rounds of budget cuts and further reductions...
August 27, 2016 - 2:52pm
June 10, 2016
Bureaucratic red tape halts money to address ND human trafficking
BISMARCK – Bureaucratic red tape has held up $1.25 million in state grant funding to help victims of human trafficking. State legislators...
June 10, 2016 - 7:30pm
June 9, 2016
Stenehjem transfers $145,000 to gubernatorial campaign from his attorney general campaign
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has transferred $145,000 from his attorney general’s campaign fund to his gubernatorial war...
June 9, 2016 - 9:15pm
June 2, 2016
Digital diagnosis: Minnesota hospital seeks funding for telemedicine
STAPLES, Minn. --Lakewood Health System hospital in Staples received a visit from U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson Thursday, who said better health...
June 2, 2016 - 10:15pm
May 27, 2016
NCTC sees budget shortfall with no bonding bill money for repairs
Almost all of the money Northland Community and Technical College was slated to receive has been withheld by the Minnesota Legislature, but President...
May 27, 2016 - 7:01pm
Light rail project a heavyweight Minnesota issue
ST. PAUL -- The proposed $1.8 billion light rail project would be just 14.5 miles long, but a controversy surrounding it derailed what some...
May 27, 2016 - 5:00pm