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Vikings take center Garrett Bradbury with No. 18 pick in NFL draft

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 22:12

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Minnesota Vikings need help on the offensive line, and they got it Thursday night, April 25.

With the No. 18 pick in the NFL draft, the...

Cardinals draft Murray with No. 1 overall pick

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 20:39

NASHVILLE -- The Arizona Cardinals made Heisman Trophy-winning Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft on Thursday night, April 25, in Nashville.


Pedestrian fatally struck by train near downtown Fargo

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 20:32

FARGO — A person is dead after being hit by a train near downtown Fargo along the flooded Red River, Thursday evening, April 25.

Emergency crews responded to the scene...

McFeely: Heitkamp 'would have to think about' UND job

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 20:25

On the day Heidi Heitkamp launched a new project to get the Democratic Party re-engaged with rural voters, she found herself talking a lot about a hypothetical job opportunity at...

Bismarck man escaped custody before attempting to rob bank, prosecutor says

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 20:08

BISMARCK — A man escaped from a residential reentry program in Mandan prior to attempting to rob a bank Wednesday in Bismarck, according to a prosecutor....

'Fort Snelling at Bdote'? After Historical Society adds Dakota name to Fort Snelling sign, Senate votes to cut funding

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 19:58

Minnesota senators on Thursday, April 25, passed a GOP-sponsored measure that would cut the Minnesota Historical Society’s budget for using a Dakota people’s name to identify the site of Historic...

One year later, concerns linger over Superior, Wis., refinery safety

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 19:45

SUPERIOR, Wis. -- In the early morning hours of April 26, 2018, workers at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior were preparing for a planned shutdown to allow for routine...

Authorities kill black bear that 'posed an immediate safety threat' in St. Paul

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 19:38

A state conservation officer shot and killed a young black bear in North St. Paul on Thursday, April 25, with the agency stating the bear “posed an immediate safety threat.”...

North Dakota workers dying at nearly the highest rate in the country, report says

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 19:31

FARGO — North Dakota workers are dying at one of the highest rates in the country, according to a labor union federation report released the same day...

Gophers softball: Big Ten race going down to the wire

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 19:09

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Gophers softball team enters the final two weeks of the regular season in a familiar position, firmly in contention for a Big Ten title.

Minnesota is in...

Urban maple tappers have new view of the world

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 18:59

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. – If you want to change the way you look at the world around you, take up maple syrup making in an urban setting.

As Susan Bergquist...

$100,000 settlement ends Dakota County Technical College whistleblower lawsuit

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 18:43

ST. PAUL -- Dakota County Technical College in Rosemount, Minn., and Minnesota State have agreed to pay $100,000 to resolve a lawsuit alleging whistleblower retaliation.

Cameron Stoltz, DCTC’s former mens...

Burgum signs water bill despite falling short of F-M diversion funding request

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 18:33

BISMARCK — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum signed legislation funding water infrastructure projects across the state Thursday, April 25, though it fell short of his requests for the massive Fargo-Moorhead...

Kolpack: Hoping to get a handle on Bison QB position at ‘Spring Game?’ Guess again

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:22

FARGO - North Dakota State head football coach Matt Entz is 14 practices into his first season as the leader of the program, which is 14 organized workouts closer to...

It will be a weekend of business and pleasure for Bison football

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:19

FARGO — The weekend for North Dakota State's football team will begin with a national championship ring ceremony and football scrimmage beginning at 6 p.m. Friday night, April 26.

Signing of Moorhead's Harden-Hayes gives NDSU basketball another area recruit

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:14

FARGO — Say this about the North Dakota State men’s basketball recruiting budget these days: It’s gotten less expensive.

The Bison made it official on Thursday, April 25 with Moorhead...

Burgum intervenes in Belcourt case, suspends board members

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:04
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Gov. Doug Burgum used executive action Thursday to suspend two members of the Belcourt School Board.

Jeremy Laducer and Doug DeLorme were suspended from the seven-member board. The announcement came...

North Dakota woman killed in I-94 rollover crash identified

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:02

TAPPEN, N.D. — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the 38-year-old woman killed in a rollover crash on Interstate 94 north of Tappen about 7:40 a.m. Wednesday, April 24....

Burgum suspends two school board members in Belcourt

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 16:56

BISMARCK — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum suspended two members of a school board on the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation "after credible reports of threats and demands made" amid a...

North Dakota Senate passes conference committee's 'trespass bill'

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 16:46

BISMARCK — North Dakota's Senate on Thursday, April 25, approved a new version of the so-called "trespass bill," which addresses hunting access on private land.

Senators passed the bill 29-17....


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