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Heitkamp: House member playing 'petty' politics blocks Savanna's Act
Weather Talk: The air above the ground is important to forecasters
Couple loses home in Barnesville fire
Cass County raises $12,000 by auctioning off seized guns, other property
West Fargo man claims $25,000-a-year lottery prize
Medical marijuana bill would protect doctors by allowing them to state condition, lawmaker says
Christmas on the Ranch: With a Purpose
Judge hears arguments in appeal of Davis Refinery permit
Ribbon-Cutting at Chrysalis
Angela Nordstrom Joins Anne Carlsen Center As Director of Behavioral Health Services
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Veeder: Maybe mothers aren't all that different from spider that gives everything to its kids
Phillips: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Rob Port: Governor Burgum, Senator-elect Cramer tell NDGOP in letter not to give up open primary
Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
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Firefighters finish mowing lawn after Fargo man suffers heart attack
One of a Kind: Graver Barbers continues to thrive on local growth and regular clients
'No days off': Kindred man running 5K a day, for a year
Above and Beyond: 16-year-old senior helps bring change with Fargo Youth Initiative
Moorhead water tower up for tank of the year
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
NEWS REVIEW: The headlines that tell the story of coach Klieman's move to Kansas State
VIDEO: Klieman introduced as Kansas State's football coach
WATCH: Coach Chris Klieman hosts his introductory press conference at Kansas State
Packer dance team wins invite
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
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
home & garden
red river valley fair
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands ROAM border crossing app
Largest jack pine in U.S. confirmed in Voyageurs Park
Voyageurs Park wolves eating beaver and blueberries, but not moose
North Dakota outdoors shows provide indoor family fun
Larry G. Aberle
Violet F. Abrahamson
Betty M. Bartholomay
Philip "Phil" Braun
November 19, 2018
Port: Group of Republicans considered attempt to replace Democrats as minority party in the legislature
Over the years I have often heard North Dakota politicos of the Republican persuasion joke that if the Democrats in our state aren’t going...
November 19, 2018 - 1:15pm
January 3, 2018
Rick Becker, Bismarck state legislator, rules out run for Congress
BISMARCK -- Republican state Rep. Rick Becker ruled out a run for Congress Tuesday night, Jan. 2, writing on Facebook that “there’s so much...
January 3, 2018 - 4:13pm
December 1, 2017
List of potential ND GOP Senate candidates narrows as CEO declines to run
BISMARCK—The list of potential Republican challengers to U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp narrowed Friday, Dec. 1, when Border States Electric...
December 1, 2017 - 5:39pm
August 3, 2017
Port: Becker says decision on Senate run may have to wait, but won’t hinge on Cramer
We know that state Senator Tom Campbell of Grafton is considering a run for the NDGOP nomination to challenge Democratic U.S. Senate incumbent...
August 3, 2017 - 9:02am
June 27, 2017
Legislator: ND could do with fewer colleges, administrators
BISMARCK—State Rep. Rick Becker, R-Bismarck, told the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education Tuesday that the state could probably do with fewer campuses. Becker questioned the need for the current roster of 11 North Dakota University System schools in an opening address...
June 27, 2017 - 8:22pm
May 1, 2017
Port: Rep. Rick Becker, interested in 2018 Senate race, skipped last day of Legislative session for meetings in Washington D.C.
North Dakota lawmakers wrapped up the last day of their 2017 session on Thursday last week. Missing from their ranks? State Rep. Rick Becker,...
May 1, 2017 - 9:40am
April 24, 2017
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
The big question heading into this week of the legislative session is this: “When are they going to finish?” Today is legislative day 74....
April 24, 2017 - 8:54am
April 16, 2017
Projected ND senate matchup drawing money, attention as Heitkamp, Cramer mull campaigns
GRAND FORKS — Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., hasn't announced if he'll run for the U.S. Senate in 2018, but Democrats don't seem to be waiting...
April 16, 2017 - 9:05am
April 4, 2017
Campus police, freedom of speech bills go different directions in ND Legislature
BISMARCK — A pair of North Dakota bills connected to higher education are winding to a close in the ongoing legislative session. The two...
April 4, 2017 - 4:43pm
March 24, 2017
Senate tax committee chairman: 'We want to leave Renaissance Zones alone'
BISMARCK — A bill that puts a sunset on Renaissance Zone income tax breaks was amended by a North Dakota Senate committee Friday, March...
March 24, 2017 - 2:10pm
March 14, 2017
Pro-gun bills trigger opposition in North Dakota Senate committee
BISMARCK—North Dakota lawmakers heard testimony on legislation aimed at expanding gun rights in the state, prompting safety fears on behalf...
March 14, 2017 - 5:59pm
March 3, 2017
With new administration, ND leaders address school choice debate
BISMARCK — The country's education system could be in for changes under new leadership in Washington, but how that may affect North Dakota...
March 3, 2017 - 7:04pm
February 21, 2017
ND House passes bill allowing concealed weapons without permit, other gun measures
BISMARCK—The North Dakota House considered a handful of gun bills Tuesday, Feb. 21, to relax state laws related to firearms. With little...
February 21, 2017 - 4:39pm
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Rep. Rick Becker (R-Bismarck) has introduced bills to regulate law enforcement’s use of drones in our state for each of the last three legislative...
February 21, 2017 - 12:59pm
February 19, 2017
LGBT North Dakotans look ahead after discrimination law fails
GRAND FORKS — Reachel Benson sits in a chair in the living room, wearing a bright pink T-shirt and long hair draped across her shoulders....
February 19, 2017 - 11:11am