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January 15, 2018
Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party governor candidate and State Auditor Rebecca Otto stands to answer a question on health care in a forum Monday evening in the Beaux Arts Ballroom at Bemidji State University. Candidates from left are: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman; District 64A Rep. Erin Murphy, St. Paul; Otto, May Township; District 61B Rep. Paul Thissen, Minneapolis; and U.S. Congressman Tim Walz, MN-01.
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Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
15 hours 4 min ago
The new John Deere 9620 RX drew plenty of interest Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, during the Big Iron Farm Expo at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds in West Fargo. File photo by David Samson / Forum News Service
ND to appeal ruling on farm equipment dealer law
23 hours 7 min ago
January 14, 2018
Duluth city councilors aim to restrict flavored tobacco sales, prevent new generation of smokers
January 14, 2018 - 7:48am
January 12, 2018
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Line 3 Pipeline timeline pushed ahead
January 12, 2018 - 11:26pm
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NFL players weigh in on UMC's union battle
January 12, 2018 - 8:21pm
Gov. Doug Burgum listens during the first meeting of the Task Force for Higher Education Governance Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at Bismarck State College. North Dakota Senate Minority Leader Joan Heckaman, left, and Chief Justice Gerald VandeWalle smile in the background. John Hageman / Forum News Service
ND task force on higher education governance meets for first time
January 12, 2018 - 6:30pm
Fedorchak doesn't rule out challenging Heitkamp for U.S. Senate seat
January 12, 2018 - 2:44pm
January 11, 2018
Former U.S. Rep. Rick Berg, R-N.D., talks about his life after leaving office during an interview Friday, May 10, 2013, in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Berg won’t seek Senate race rematch with Heitkamp
January 11, 2018 - 3:35pm
Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., was called to the podium in Bismarck in May 2016 by presidential candidate Donald Trump, who cited Cramer's energy expertise and early backing in his quest for the Republican Party nomination for president. File photo by Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
In surprise decision, ND's Kevin Cramer opts for re-election bid rather than seeking Senate seat
January 11, 2018 - 2:31pm
The North Dakota Department of Health unveiled eight regions for medical marijuana dispensaries Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. Map provided by North Dakota Department of Health.
8 regions unveiled for ND medical marijuana dispensaries
January 11, 2018 - 10:45am
January 9, 2018
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Crookston senior photo draws debate
January 9, 2018 - 11:00pm
The North Dakota State Capitol had a display of Bison pride on Tuesday evening for all to see in the Bismarck Mandan area with windows lighted to reveal a giant number 6. The windows hinted at North Dakota State University winning a sixth FCS Division 1 national football championship on Saturday. The Bison defeated James Madison University 17-13 to win the game. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Capitol congrats
January 9, 2018 - 7:00pm
North Dakota Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak, explains a point at a commission meeting Monday, Aug. 14, 2017. Bismarck Tribune / Forum News Service
North Dakota regulators may investigate effect of tax law on utilities, customer refunds
January 9, 2018 - 4:54pm
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem.  Forum News Service file photo
Illegal robocalls top list of ND consumer complaints last year
January 9, 2018 - 3:23pm
Study: ND fourth best state to raise a family
January 9, 2018 - 3:18pm