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Former St. Paul teacher of the year loses licensing-board slot after insulting Trump
'We feel heard': Parents cheer halt to special ed plans at Agassiz; Fargo board plans further study
League hosts West Fargo School Board candidate forum
Spunky Minnesota goat could be the world's smallest
Minot school stays in lockdown after threat investigation
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
Schadler Joins Western State Bank
Hance Promoted at Western State Bank
Town & Country Credit Union Opens Eagle Run Location
Moore Engineering wins Engineering Excellence Award
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Forum editorial: How to ruin a perfectly good park
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
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'American Pickers' coming to North Dakota
Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
'I knew I wanted to give back': Local Make-a-Wish beneficiary to host car show fundraiser in Fargo
Stroke awareness luncheon set for Wednesday
Engelstad family gifts focus on education, charities
Wrong turn? No problem for unintenional Fargo Marathon runner
Results for May 23, 2018
Twins manager tries to reassure Buxton
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Tesfaye becomes first runner in Fargo Marathon to win three in a row
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
home & garden
red river valley fair
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
North Dakota deer season set, with slight increase in available tags
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
Bonnie R. Dyrdahl
Frances V. (Detmers) Kay
Gale B. Bartholomay
David J. Billington
May 9, 2018
SD school is getting rid of traditional classrooms; ND leaders are impressed
HARRISBURG, S.D.—Personalized or customized learning remains in its infancy levels in the Dakotas, but a school district in southeast South...
May 9, 2018 - 10:53pm
May 3, 2018
ND winner of national Doodle 4 Google contest named
MEDORA, N.D. -- A third-grader has been named North Dakota’s winner in this year’s national Doodle 4 Google design competition. Google doodles appear on the popular search engine’s home page and change frequently. Google’s annual contest provides a prompt for students in grades...
May 3, 2018 - 6:04pm
April 23, 2018
Education dashboard launched to shed light on ND school performance
BISMARCK — In an effort to shed light on school performance, the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction has launched an online education...
April 23, 2018 - 11:21am
March 22, 2018
North Dakota to upgrade all schools to high-speed internet
BISMARCK - By next summer, all schools in North Dakota will have access to high-speed internet. Gov. Doug Burgum and State Superintendent Kirsten...
March 22, 2018 - 5:33pm
March 14, 2018
New program offers AP courses to rural ND students
FARGO — In the past two years, more than 3,800 North Dakota students have earned more than 10,500 hours of college credit, which represents...
March 14, 2018 - 6:38pm
March 7, 2018
Fargo, WF get OK to use ACT to test for math, English proficiency
BISMARCK -- Fargo, West Fargo, Grand Forks and Wahpeton are among 17 North Dakota school districts that have been given the go-ahead to use the...
March 7, 2018 - 7:13pm
17 N.D. school districts get OK to use ACT to test for math, English proficiency
BISMARCK—17 school districts have been given the go-ahead to use the ACT exam in place of a required state math and English achievement...
March 7, 2018 - 5:53pm
March 1, 2018
ND troopers could offer sense of security at schools under state proposal
FARGO — North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers could soon have space at public schools in the state that lack a law enforcement presence...
March 1, 2018 - 6:50pm
February 2, 2018
With 3,025 home-schooled kids last year, trend in ND doubles in past decade
BISMARCK—The number of North Dakota kids receiving an education at home has more than doubled in less than a decade, following efforts...
February 2, 2018 - 11:45am
December 24, 2017
N.D. school performance 'dashboard' getting update
BISMARCK, N.D. — An update in the works for North Dakota's online "school dashboard" will offer parents and taxpayers an easier way to look up information on how their area's schools and school districts are performing. State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said the dashboard...
December 24, 2017 - 3:52pm
November 27, 2017
Educators sought to help develop ND academic standards in four disciplines
BISMARCK — North Dakota School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler is looking for North Dakota educators to join a committee to help review the state's academic standards for the content areas of science, health, the arts, and early learning. Later, the Department of Public will...
November 27, 2017 - 4:22pm
November 24, 2017
ND education leaders hope student loan forgiveness will attract teachers to rural areas
BISMARCK — The superintendent of Ellendale's public school chuckled when asked about the challenges recruiting and retaining teachers there,...
November 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 18, 2017
3 Cass County teachers up for North Dakota Teacher of the Year award
FARGO — Three of the five finalists for the 2018 North Dakota Teacher of the Year are from Cass County. The names of the local finalists...
September 18, 2017 - 5:58pm
June 9, 2017
Port: Superintendent Baesler says Burgum skipping his own education summit was 'less than ideal'
Yesterday I wrote a post about some grumbling resulting from Governor Doug Burgum skipping a summit of education leaders he had convened in order...
June 9, 2017 - 9:42am
May 24, 2017
College-credit testing jumps more than 30 percent in one year for ND students
BISMARCK — The number of North Dakota high school students taking Advanced Placement exams to earn college credit is up more than 30 percent...
May 24, 2017 - 4:30pm