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Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Minnesota teachers union protections
Pilot arrested on suspicion of operating aircraft under influence at SD airport
UPDATE: Showdown at hand between law enforcement, pipeline protesters
Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake
ND corn farmers seeing best corn crop ever
UPDATE: Man looks to open 'Fighting Soo' restaurant in St. Paul
Shopping safe haven: Curvy Divas opens in WF
Willow Tree Counseling providing mental health care
New tea store opens in West Fargo
Glacial Peak offering freezing-temperature therapy
Cartoon by Steve Stark
Peterson not asking for free publicity
West Fargo native Tufte best for the job
Lee's attack on Peterson unnecessary
I support Marsy's Law
Nursery News (10-26-16)
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Community events coming up
Nursery News (10-12-16)
Nursery News (10-5-16)
Cubs even up World Series at a game apiece
UND hockey using heart-rate monitors to aid management of players
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Which of the NFL's young guns will have fantasy relevance?
Community support helping NDSU's Morlock deal with the death of his father
Late summer early fall notes
'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Ranges not static, never have been
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Flight Lines: Beautiful volume worth a spot on shelf
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Ruth E. Anderson
Jerald "JD" Thone
Gail R. Washburn
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
January 20, 2015
Lee: ND legislators looking at ‘surge funding’ bills
The legislative session is going strong with committee hearings on bills every day, along with afternoon sessions in the Senate and House, when bills are up for votes. There are many interesting issues being discussed, and one of the biggest hearings this past week was on the “surge...
January 20, 2015 - 4:21pm
December 24, 2014
Committee assignments made for ND Legislature
Committee assignments were made during an organizational session for the North Dakota Legislature. Sen. Judy Lee, R-District 13, will chair the Senate Human Services Committee and will serve on the Senate Political Subdivisions Committee. Rep. Kim Koppelman, R-District 13, will...
December 24, 2014 - 10:17am
September 12, 2012
Judy Lee West Fest Parade Grand Marshal
Always one of the high points of West Fest is the Grand Parade, which will get underway at 1 p.m., with longtime West Fargo resident, business...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Lee, Koppelman, Wieland endorsed by District 13 Republicans
Sen. Judy Lee, Rep. Kim Koppelman, and Rep. Alon Wieland were endorsed Tuesday evening, March 23, by District 13 Republicans in West Fargo. More than 75 attended the endorsing convention, where the three incumbents received unanimous support for re-election to the North Dakota...
March 31, 2010 - 12:00am
March 3, 2010
District 13: Lee announces bid for 4th senate term
Senator Judy Lee announced that she is seeking a fourth term in the North Dakota Senate, representing District 13 in West Fargo. She has been a member of the Human Services committee since first elected, and chair for the past nine years. Lee has also served on the Political Subdivisions...
March 3, 2010 - 12:00am