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Research facility loan to stay in place

Legislators unhappy with UND's handling of building purchase GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- North Dakota legislators learned Wednesday there is probably not much they can do about their concerns about the University of North Dakota's controversial purchase of a struggling research facility. Read the article... …
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    FARGO, N.D. – For years, nurse practitioners and physician assistants have helped medical doctors provide health care. A similar and controversial concept involving dental care will be discussed Thursday at a meeting of the North Dakota Interim Legislative Health Services Committee in the Fargo City Commission chambers. Read the article…

  • Former University of Jamestown student found guilty of terrorizing

    JAMESTOWN, N.D. — A former University of Jamestown student was found guilty of terrorizing Tuesday in an incident that led to a lockdown of the campus last November. The jury of five men and seven women deliberated for about four hours before reaching the verdict against Robert Flores, 19, in Southeast District Court. Read the […]

  • PSC OKs line through Killdeer battlefield

    The approval came with stipulations in regard to sensitive areas along the route and final federal approval. Read the article…

  • Deadline approaching to file for rent refund in North Dakota

    North Dakota’s tax commissioner says the deadline is approaching for qualifying low-income senior citizens and disabled persons to file for a partial rent refund. Read the article…

  • North Dakota To Implement New Regulations Combating the Disposal of Radioactive Waste

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  • Body of Valley City, N.D., college student pulled from river

    Victim from Blaine, Minn., played baseball for Valley City State VALLEY CITY, N.D. – Search crews looking for a missing Valley City State University student found his body in the Sheyenne River on Tuesday morning, city Police Chief Fred Thompson said. Authorities believe Dan Buehner, 23, drowned after a rubber raft carrying him and two […]

  • North Dakota panel takes input on measures to reduce natural gas flaring

    BISMARCK, N.D. – As a doctor who majored in chemistry, Lyle Best said he can’t help but wonder about the potential health effects of the plumes of flame and large clouds of black smoke that frequently belch from two oil well flares about 200 yards upwind of his house near Watford City. He said he […]

  • Former oil trucker leading Bakken tour

    WILLISTON, N.D. – Eastern North Dakota residents who want to see firsthand what’s happening in the Bakken can now take a tour guided by a former oil truck driver. World Class Tours of Wahpeton is offering its first North Dakota oilfield educational tour this June. The business typically does vacation tours, but received a significant […]

  • Townships awarded $5 million in energy impact grants

    BISMARCK, N.D. – Nearly 50 townships in North Dakota will receive a total of $ 5 million in grants to fix damaged roads and address other impacts of oil and gas activity. The state Land Board voted unanimously Wednesday to award a total of $ 6.1 million from the state’s Oil and Gas Impact Grant […]

  • Aeronautics commission hires new director

    The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission hired interim director Kyle Wanner as its new director. Read the article…

  • Alaska Airlines flight makes unexpected stop in North Dakota

    An Alaska Airlines flight en route from Boston to Seattle made an unexpected stop in North Dakota when a passenger had a medical problem. Read the article…

  • Los Angeles gas prices soar above $4, only Hawaii pays more

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  • Rail safety effort marred by squabbling

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  • Regulators OKs power line crossing battlefield area

    Project still needs federal approval BISMARCK, N.D. – State regulators granted a permit Wednesday for a high-voltage power line that will cross the area of an 1864 battle between American Indians and Army soldiers in western North Dakota. The Basin Electric Power Cooperative project still needs federal approval. Read the article…

  • New Town man pleads guilty to attack on girlfriend

    A North Dakota man accused of punching and strangling his girlfriend has pleaded guilty in federal court. Read the article…

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