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Trump's Duluth visit sparks mixed reactions
Advantages, issues at play in ND's cottage foods law
Baesler chosen for national women's leadership program
Lisbon teen badly hurt in dirt bike crash with pickup
ND legislative candidate charged with publication of false information
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
Dakota Specialty Milling completes $15 million expansion with new Fargo facility
Barley: Crop faring well, but prices, exports are worrisome
Judge in farm bankruptcy orders unusual auction of Crystal Sugar payment
Fertilizer plant overcomes early challenges, expands partnerships
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McFeely: Trump's child separation policy bleeds into ND Senate race
Commentary: Deep pocketed interests routinely buy their way onto North Dakota's ballot
Commentary: The goal of gender parity in elected office is as dumb as it is insulting
Commentary: ND non-citizen voting measure receives $100,000 from an out-of-state mystery group
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
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‘I am the first’: Full gender reassignment surgery believed to be the first in North Dakota
Miss America Cara Mund speaks to ND Girl Scouts about her time in the group
Remembering Jacob Quam: The story behind Coffee 33
Crowned Miss North Dakota, NDSU student can't wait to visit schools
Watch: Marilyn Hagerty remembers Anthony Bourdain
Renaissance racer: 15-year-old race car driver wows crowd by playing anthem on viola
What is VAR and other questions answered about the World Cup
Forum prep podcast talks posteason for spring sports
Swanson reinstated after classroom incident
Packers boys golf takes third at state as Teske, Sheyenne's Ackerland tie for second
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
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red river valley fair
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
SD river study puts monetary reward tags on catfish
Bison charges, gores 59-year-old woman at Yellowstone National Park
Lake Sakakawea's rise exceeding expectations
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April 26, 2018
ND legislators hear cutting court budget 'would absolutely have a hit'
BISMARCK — State legislators of the interim Justice Reinvestment Committee heard Thursday that certain potential budget cuts for next biennium...
April 26, 2018 - 7:19pm
April 20, 2018
Democrats urge Burgum to form bipartisan commission to look at state budget
BISMARCK—As Gov. Doug Burgum outlines plans to reinvent North Dakota's budgeting process, Democrats are calling for a bipartisan commission to be involved. Burgum announced this week he's asking most state agencies to identify spending cuts of 5 to 10 percent for the next two-year...
April 20, 2018 - 9:13pm
April 19, 2018
With potential budget cuts looming, Gov. Burgum suggests cutting operational costs in higher ed
GRAND FORKS—A day after his budget guidelines hinted at future cuts to higher education, Gov. Doug Burgum described part of his vision...
April 19, 2018 - 8:08pm
April 18, 2018
Early budget indicates 'significant impact' for ND higher ed
GRAND FORKS—The governor's early budget guidelines could mean a higher education cut of more than $50 million, deepening reductions handed down last spring to the North Dakota University System. Tammy Dolan, NDUS chief financial officer and a vice chancellor, said the 10 percent...
April 18, 2018 - 8:12pm
With reduced reserves, Burgum calls for cuts in state agency budgets
BISMARCK — Warning previous financial woes cut deeply into the state’s reserves, North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum asked agencies to craft smaller...
April 18, 2018 - 4:22pm
April 3, 2018
UND's Kennedy, 'duly corrected and chastised,' apologizes for criticizing Legislature's funding
GRAND FORKS—An email exchange late last week between UND President Mark Kennedy and a state legislative leader reveals lingering frustration...
April 3, 2018 - 8:12pm
March 29, 2018
Minn. House Republicans want $50M for school security, mental health
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House Republicans want to spend $50 million to help make schools safer from violence. The plan, announced Thursday,...
March 29, 2018 - 6:53pm
January 18, 2018
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
MANDAN, N.D. — The North Dakota State Board of Agricultural Research and Education has dropped a proposal that would have made counties...
January 18, 2018 - 12:18pm
September 26, 2017
Fargo School Board OK's fiscal 2018 budget with deficit of nearly $336,000
FARGO - The Fargo School Board voted 8-1 Tuesday, Sept. 26, to approve a final budget for the 2018 fiscal year that includes a nearly $336,000...
September 26, 2017 - 9:49pm
September 18, 2017
Homeowner complains about higher taxes at West Fargo budget hearing
WEST FARGO—No one commented on the city's proposed budget at a budget hearing Monday, Sept. 18, but one homeowner did complain about projected...
September 18, 2017 - 8:56pm
September 11, 2017
Moorhead approves preliminary budget for 2018 with 5.5 percent tax levy increase
MOORHEAD — The City Council here approved a preliminary budget proposal for 2018 on Monday, Sept. 11, that reflects an increase of more...
September 11, 2017 - 9:45pm
June 27, 2017
Fargo School Board votes for state fact-finding in teacher contract talks
FARGO — The Fargo School Board voted 8-0 Tuesday, June 27, to take contract talks with the district's teachers' union — now at impasse — to the state Education Fact-finding Commission for resolution.
June 27, 2017 - 9:12pm
June 11, 2017
UND extends buyout deadline
GRAND FORKS — The finalization of a series of University of North Dakota employee buyouts and phase-downs initially scheduled for an early May completion has been pushed back into next month.
June 11, 2017 - 6:15am
May 31, 2017
Q and A: What happened to Minnesota legislative budget?
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed a $46 billion, two-year state budget into law, except for one item: funding for the state Legislature....
May 31, 2017 - 4:47pm
May 30, 2017
Dayton signs Minnesota budget, but not bill funding Legislature
ST. PAUL—Minnesota state government has a budget, other than for the Legislature. Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the Legislature's budget Tuesday,...
May 30, 2017 - 8:14pm