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Stories with organization: North Dakota state government
  • Excerpts from recent North Dakota editorials 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 12:49 pm
  • Minot Daily News, Minot, April 16, 2014

  • US judge overturns 6-week abortion ban 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 5:12 pm
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - A federal judge on Wednesday overturned a North Dakota law that bans abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which can be as early as six weeks into pregnancy and before many women know they're pregnant.

  • Dickinson man killed in tractor rollover 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 9:59 am
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - Authorities say Dickinson man was killed and another could face charges of drunken driving after a tractor crash near New England, in southwest North Dakota.

  • North Dakota Highway Patrol says 'move over' 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 11:47 am
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - The North Dakota Highway Patrol is urging motorists to obey the state's "move over" law after four injury crashes in five months involving patrol vehicles struck by other vehicles.

  • AG, Olympian team up for alcohol awareness 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 6:10 am
  • Bismarck, North Dakota - The state attorney general is teaming up with an Olympic medalist to raise awareness about the dangers of underage drinking.

  • Ground broken on 2 truck bypasses in ND oil region 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 6:04 pm
  • WILLISTON, North Dakota - Officials broke ground on two truck bypasses in North Dakota's oil-rich northwest on Tuesday, which they hope will relieve traffic congestion and make city roads safer.

  • North Dakota GOP endorses incumbent for ag post 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 5:22 pm
  • MINOT, North Dakota - Foreseeing a tough fight in the fall to retain the agriculture commissioner seat, North Dakota Republicans endorsed incumbent Doug Goehring for re-election to the post over a political newcomer from a small town in the northeastern part of the state.

  • ND AG Stenehjem unchallenged for GOP endorsement 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 5:14 pm
  • MINOT, North Dakota - North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has the approval of Republican convention delegates to run for another term.

  • Justices throw out evidence from nighttime search 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 5:34 am
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - The North Dakota Supreme Court has thrown out evidence obtained in a nighttime search and returned the case to district court.

  • North Dakota GOP chair: avoid complacency 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 10:47 am
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Republicans should not be content with wielding supermajority control in the Legislature and the more than two decade-long stranglehold on top elected offices, the state GOP chairman says.

  • Firm fined for North Dakota political robo-calls 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 4:22 pm
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - An Atlanta-based company hired by the North Dakota Farm Bureau was fined $500 Wednesday for making illegal automated calls to residents asking their opinions of politicians vying to become state Agriculture Commissioner, the attorney general's office said

  • $150K study could help Minn. benefit from ND oil 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 1:20 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A proposed $150,000 study would examine how Minnesota could leverage the North Dakota oil boom for its own benefit.

  • Democrats: ND population gains favor their party 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 1:05 am
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Democrats believe that the state's oil-driven growth in population may one day loosen the Republican hold on the state, leading to more evenly redrawn state legislative districts.