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At least 1 person sickened by carbon monoxide at Fargo hotel
Does flood insurance hurt home prices? NDSU economist says less and more than you think
Shovel, brick collected after assault of 2 teens
Film about UND's retired Fighting Sioux nickname nears completion
Dangerous invader: Weed known as Palmer amaranth reaches Upper Midwest
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Worker shortage forces owner to close Fargo restaurant after three months
New Fargo marketing firm offers clients space to better connect with consumers
Open house for Schacher slated
New candy shop adds something sweet to downtown Fargo boutique
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
Port: Numbers support Heitkamp defense against Democratic Party faction
Port: Thank the government for protecting you from low milk prices
Port: Sen. Heitkamp condemns 'dark money' in politics despite it paying for ads touting her re-election
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Community High School names Pedersen as Student of the Month
Nursery News (5-24-17)
Week in History: May 24, 2017
Island Lake gives up 30-inch walleye on opening weekend
Lynx remain perfect with win over Stars
Always in Season: The sora surprises again and again
Researchers wire up Grand Forks catfish
Ramirez goal lifts Minnesota United FC over Orlando City SC
Dullum's one-hitter leads West Fargo to region softball championship
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
William (Bill) Kelly
April 13, 2017
Burgum plans to sign ‘landmark’ medical marijuana bill after it clears Senate
BISMARCK — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum plans to sign a rewrite of the state’s medical marijuana law after senators passed what one lawmaker...
April 13, 2017 - 4:24pm
April 7, 2017
North Dakota Capitol notebook: Lawmakers in the home stretch
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Legislature is in the final stretch of the 2017 legislative session as lawmakers arrange conference committees...
April 7, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 3, 2017
North Dakota House committee approves medical marijuana bill
BISMARCK—Restrictions on smoking marijuana for medical purposes would be loosened under legislation approved by a North Dakota House committee....
April 3, 2017 - 3:34pm
March 30, 2017
North Dakota Senate passes refugee resettlement study bill
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Senate passed a bill seeking a legislative study on refugee resettlement in the state Thursday, March 30. The...
March 30, 2017 - 5:20pm
March 21, 2017
Medical marijuana supporter cites possibility of lawsuit as legislators change law approved by voters
BISMARCK—A Fargo man who led efforts to place the medical marijuana measure on the ballot floated the possibility of a lawsuit or another...
March 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
March 1, 2017
Legislature is taking steps to regulate the new marijuana laws
Medical marijuana was approved by voters in November 2016, and the North Dakota Senate has passed SB 2344, a bill which will establish the program...
March 1, 2017 - 5:29am
February 16, 2017
ND legislative committee passes medical marijuana bill with changes
BISMARCK — The Senate Human Services Committee gave its blessing to an amended version of the contentious medical marijuana implementation...
February 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
January 13, 2017
North Dakota Capitol notebook: Medical marijuana hearing set for Monday
BISMARCK — The two Human Services committees of the North Dakota Legislature will convene in a joint meeting to discuss a bill that would...
January 13, 2017 - 4:50pm
September 28, 2016
Watch out for scams making the rounds
Watch out! They're everywhere! Scams are around, even more than before, and whether they are old schemes making another try at victims or new ones, there are some things to consider, when one is contacted, either in person, on the phone, or in the mail.
September 28, 2016 - 6:21am
February 10, 2016
Sen. Lee: State coping with revenue shortfall
Revenue shortfalls have been in the headlines recently, and it is important to review a few facts that indicate what the situation is and what the results will be. Because of the drop in oil and crop prices, there has been a significant reduction in revenue to the state. The oil being...
February 10, 2016 - 12:35am
July 1, 2015
Lee: Equipment, recruitment challenge law enforcement
Sheriff Paul Laney in a recent speech mentioned the challenges law enforcement officers are facing in the current national atmosphere of criticism. Federal rule changes have significantly reduced funding for inmate services raised by the jail's phone system, curtailing inmate programs....
July 1, 2015 - 12:03am
April 22, 2015
Lee: Legislative session wrapping up
The final days of the legislative session include long days of working on reconciling different versions of important bills, big budgets, and finding the funding for them. Pre-K education will establish grants for low-income children enrolled in qualified pre-K education. There...
April 22, 2015 - 9:10am
March 18, 2015
Lee: Bills get moving as financial projections arrive this week
Although all committees are very busy, there has been a “hold” factor while waiting for the economic projections that will be provided by Moody’s Analytics today. That report will give the best estimates of revenues for the state in the months ahead, a critical component of...
March 18, 2015 - 2:13am
February 24, 2015
Lee: Health and wellness bills progressing
The Senate and House will have voted on all bills that originated in the individual houses by the end of February. The ones that were voted “do not pass” will not be heard in the other house. Those that passed will begin the process again in the other house. Hearings will begin...
February 24, 2015 - 3:59pm
February 3, 2015
Lee: Session addresses oil-related challenges
The energy industry, both oil and gas, has brought a variety of opportunities and challenges to the state, including areas which are being addressed in several different ways. The drop in the price of oil is having a dramatic impact on the oil tax income which flows into the state...
February 3, 2015 - 3:07pm