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Trump says he’ll keep tweeting as president
Dakota Access Pipeline company files motion to halt environmental study
Ex-president George H.W. Bush recovering in hospital after breathing problems
Hearing is this week on making ND all one time zone, no daylight savings time
Dickinson State cuts would include nursing program, and it's not going over well
Downtown Fargo restaurant Kitchen Gremlin goes out of business
City of Fargo issues permit for rebuild of Bison Turf, owner hopes to open by March
Third clothing store to close soon at West Acres
Business closings are sign Fargo-Moorhead economy is returning to normal
Solberg earns skydive award
Legislature work is underway
As I consider cabinet picks, I want to hear from you
Set the smoke-free example
Silly season, sad season
Repealing Obamacare will hurt more than help
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (1-18-17)
Nursery News (1-11-17)
Senior luncheon, baked potato feed coming up
Nursery News (1-4-17)
Nursery News (date)
Wolves fall to Spurs for ninth straight time
Devils slam in 3 goals in third period to rally past Wild
Kolpack: NDSU offering Bo Pelini’s son spices up recruiting season
Taylor gives up to $12M more for major Target Center renovation
Moorhead's Cullen to miss 3-4 weeks with Penguins
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Hanson: 15-month milestone marked by testing Dad with 'The Look'
Gold Discovered in West Fargo
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
MN announces plans to close hatchery used to raise trout, salmon
Nocturnal bird a rich source of lore
Bruce W. Brownlee
Cleona May (Opgrand) Harman
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
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