UND NEWS UND online communication degree ranked in Top 10
The University of North Dakota has been ranked one of the top online bachelors degree programs for communication on Super Scholars 2016 Smart Choice Best Online Bachelors Communication Degrees. UND is... Posted on 10/9/15 at 3:06 PM
STAFF BLOG OIL PATCH DISPATCH Residents of N.D. oil town split on proposed wind farm
TIOGA, N.D. The first wind farm proposed for oil-rich northwest North Dakota has area residents divided, with some advocating for renewable energy and others arguing the region is already inundated w... Posted on 10/9/15 at 6:39 AM
BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF NORTH DAKOTA A look at the history that drives Midwest Motor Express
If you were a store keeper in Bismarck nearly a century ago, chances are you would have received freight deliveries from Snyder's Dray and Transfer hauling. The mode of transportation was horses and... Posted on 10/1/15 at 9:57 AM
STAFF BLOG AG RIGHT WITH AGWEEK REPORTER JONATHON KNUTSON Things that give life meaning
HILLSBORO, N.D -- I'm in Hillsboro, N.D., today for a community forum hosted by the North Dakota State University Extension Service. Folks from northeast North Dakota are providing their thoughts and ... Posted on 9/25/15 at 12:16 PM
Gallup: ND among top 10 states for reduction in uninsured rate
FARGO -- Not long ago, Mike Barry was going to a homeless health clinic to take care of his chronic health conditions, which include diabetes, high blood pressure and pulmonary disease.
Photographer captures Theodore Roosevelt park’s majestic bands of free-roaming animals
THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK, N.D. -- It was a wild horse showing of love and then of a fight to remember. The stallion didn’t want “his mare” to leave. When she did start to prance away, to retrieve their foal napping on the other side of the hill, he tried to stop her. But Molly stood up to her mate Red Face -- so named because he has a red face in sharp contrast to his blue-roan body. She took off anyway, returning shortly with their baby.
WILLISTON, N.D. – The company that proposes a major crude oil pipeline for the Bakken says it will minimize impacts to agriculture and use state-of-the-art safety features, but nearly half of the landowners along the North Dakota route have yet to sign on to the project.
BOWMAN, N.D. -- Last month, the state Legislature defeated an anti-discrimination bill for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents and couples. Still, new residents are joining the gay community in North Dakota looking for new beginnings.
DICKINSON, N.D.. -- An oilfield veteran and a retired schoolteacher believe they have found a method of removing deadly hydrogen sulfide gas from crude oil at well sites without using chemicals in the process.
Request for executive order comes after bill fails
BISMARCK – Democratic lawmakers asked Republican Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Monday to use his executive power to protect state employees from discrimination based on their sexual orientation, putting pressure on the governor to back up critical comments he made Thursday after the House GOP majority killed an anti-discrimination bill.
BELFIELD, N.D. -- Troy Ohlhausen never lets the needle on his pickup's speedometer go beyond 10 mph when he's on an oilfield site -- even if the site where he's driving is nothing more than a simulation.
Exact numbers of opiate overdoses unknown, however, ND is lowest for those deaths among U.S. states
FARGO – Melissa Patterson knows her daughter, a 22-year-old heroin addict, could die any day from an overdose.
The following North Dakota news briefs were compiled by the Forum News Service:
Colorado man charged for alleged possession of explosives in Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Law officers in McKenzie County have arrested a Colorado man on five felony charges after finding explosives, ammunition and weapons in his vehicle and home Monday.
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