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Stories with person: Wayne Stenehjem
  • Bank of North Dakota reports record $130.7 million profit 
    Updated: Apr-21-16 10:51 am

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - The Bank of North Dakota, the nation's only state-owned bank, set an earnings record for the 12th straight year in 2015, the bank's president said Thursday.

  • Darlymple, Hoeven back Stenehjem for North Dakota governor 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 12:55 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Gov. Jack Darlymple and U.S. Sen. John Hoeven are supporting Republican-endorsed candidates in statewide races, including Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem for governor.

  • North Dakota to pay abortion clinic $245K 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 5:34 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota has agreed to pay $245,000 to lawyers representing the state's lone abortion clinic over an ill-fated law that attempted to ban abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected.

  • Democrats make last-minute filings to fill gaps for primary 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 1:44 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - A longtime state lawmaker and a pair of tribal members from North Dakota American Indian reservations made eleventh-hour filings to fill gaps in Democrats' slate of statewide candidates for the June primary.

  • Critics urge more inclusive testimony on oil, gas permitting 
    Updated: Apr-11-16 2:02 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Citizens, lawmakers, environmentalists and labor groups on Monday blasted a proposal by North Dakota regulators that attempts to narrow the definition of an "interested party" who can testify on oil and gas proposals.

  • Burgum tabs Watford City mayor as gubernatorial running mate 
    Updated: Apr-07-16 5:17 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Burgum chose Watford City Mayor Brent Sanford as his lieutenant governor running mate on Thursday, less than two weeks after Sanford proclaimed he was "all in" for Burgum's GOP foe.

  • Cruz has head start with North Dakota's national delegates story has photos
    Updated: Apr-04-16 4:11 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Ten of North Dakota's 28 delegates to the Republican National Convention this summer have pledged their support to presidential hopeful Ted Cruz, according to a survey by The Associated Press in which at least four other delegates said they are leaning toward the U.S. senator from Texas.

  • The Latest: North Dakota GOP selects national delegates story has photos
    Updated: Apr-03-16 6:58 pm

    FARGO, North Dakota - The Latest on happenings at the North Dakota Republican convention in Fargo (all times local):

  • GOP activists expect expensive primary race for governor story has photos
    Updated: Apr-03-16 5:18 pm

    FARGO, North Dakota - North Dakota Republican activists believe this year's race for governor will be the most expensive single campaign in state history, due to an intraparty primary contest that will pit the GOP nominee against a wealthy Fargo businessman who has promised to keep fighting - and spending money.

  • Burgum to forgo salary if elected North Dakota governor 
    Updated: Mar-30-16 5:46 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Fargo philanthropist and businessman Doug Burgum has promised to refuse a salary and a state pension if he's elected North Dakota's governor, even though state law does not allow that move and similar ones in the past have drawn criticism.