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What Duluth can learn from Indiana town regarding presidential visit
Trump to host mining, trade policy roundtable in Duluth
Stanley Cup champion, former UND hockey star Shane Gersich gets bailed out by campus police
Red River to top flood stage in Fargo, NWS says
Cause of Hunter bar fire ruled undetermined
Meridian CEO speaks about permit issued for Davis Refinery
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
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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
Commentary: Email Says Trump set to visit Fargo in June
Commentary: Television station says Heitkamp allies misrepresented Cramer’s comments on their broadcast
Commentary: Will Gardner submits letter to the Secretary of State declining primary nomination
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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
East Grand Forks woman braves recent eruption, reunites with birth mother in Guatemala
Work begins on YWCA's housing complex for families escaping violence, homelessness
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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January 8, 2018
Rep. Kim Koppelman of West Fargo announces re-election
WEST FARGO — Rep. Kim Koppelman announced Monday, Jan. 8, that he will seek re-election to the North Dakota House of Representatives. Koppelman,...
January 8, 2018 - 5:55pm
August 23, 2017
A great leader was lost, will be missed
I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former Rep. William (Bill) Kretschmar this week. He will be greatly missed. Rep. Kretschmar or "Kretsch" as he was known to many of his friends and colleagues was long referred to as the "Dean of the House" of Representatives in North...
August 23, 2017 - 5:23am
April 21, 2017
ND bill prompted by Shanley prayer controversy passes Legislature
BISMARCK — A bill prompted by controversy over prayers during high school football playoffs is on its way to Gov. Doug Burgum. The final...
April 21, 2017 - 1:30pm
March 31, 2017
Foreign law bill defeated by North Dakota Senate
BISMARCK — North Dakota senators defeated a bill seeking to protect the state from the application of foreign laws Friday, March 31, with...
March 31, 2017 - 5:34pm
March 28, 2017
North Dakota House passes education innovation bill
BISMARCK — The North Dakota House passed legislation Tuesday, March 28 allowing schools to participate in an "innovative education program,"...
March 28, 2017 - 6:21pm
March 15, 2017
ND House committee: Do not pass casino resolution
BISMARCK—Amendments to controversial casino legislation would allow privately owned casinos in North Dakota's largest cities.
March 15, 2017 - 6:15pm
March 6, 2017
'Glitch' delays ND casino bill, but hearing planned next week
BISMARCK—A resolution that could open the door to state-owned casinos in North Dakota will get a committee hearing early next week. House...
March 6, 2017 - 2:17pm
February 22, 2017
Legislative assembly reaches 'Crossover'
This week, the 65th North Dakota Legislative Assembly reaches its "Crossover" break. Crossover is the point during each Legislative session by...
February 22, 2017 - 5:07am
February 9, 2017
ACLU official: ND bill based on unfounded fear of 'Sharia law'
BISMARCK—An official representing the American Civil Liberties Union of North Dakota said a bill under consideration at the state Legislature...
February 9, 2017 - 4:08pm
January 25, 2017
This session will be unique for us lawmakers
The 65th North Dakota Legislative Assembly is off and running at an even faster pace than usual. Committees began their work two days earlier than normal, after an earlier start than normal on Jan. 3. This session, I am again serving as chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and...
January 25, 2017 - 10:36am
January 20, 2017
Ban on people with drug felonies receiving government benefits may be lifted in North Dakota
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Legislature will consider lifting the state's ban on providing government assistance to people who have been...
January 20, 2017 - 4:54pm
August 3, 2016
Koppelman: Special Session to address budget issues
This week, the North Dakota Legislature will hold a special session, called by the Governor, to make adjustments to the state budget. Special Legislative Sessions in our state are rare events, but when circumstances dictate, it is good to have the option. While most often, as in this...
August 3, 2016 - 6:53am
June 15, 2016
Justice reinvestment study is promising
You may have heard that our prisons and jails are full. That's largely true. The questions are "Why?" and "What (if anything) can we do about it?" The answers are complex and require a great deal of information, analysis and, ultimately, important public policy decisions. Two of...
June 15, 2016 - 7:53am
May 11, 2016
Koppelman appointed to chair of legislation committee
Republican state Rep. Kim Koppelman of West Fargo was appointed as chairman of the Suggested State Legislation Committee of the Council of State Governments, according to a news release issued by Koppelman's office. Koppelman was appointed by Sen. Beau McCoy of Nebraska. The committee...
May 11, 2016 - 3:23pm
February 16, 2016
Koppelman named to advisory board
State Rep. Kim Koppelman, R-West Fargo, has been named to the advisory board of the National Center for Interstate Compacts. The group, with headquarters in Lexington, Ky., works with states and helps them collaborate on important issues. Koppelman is chairman of the North Dakota...
February 16, 2016 - 5:04pm