Bitter cold, heavy snow blast western half of USA
Fierce cold in the central and western USA has led to dangerously low wind chills in the Rockies and is threatening crops as far west as California.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
International Business Times
North Dakota Tops List of States That Ordered Large-Sized Condoms
A man sells condoms on Feb. 18 in Yangon, Myanmar. Even as a national debate rages over contraception insurance, tens of thousands of low-income women and teenagers across the United States have lost access to subsidized birth control as states slash and restructure family-planning funds.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The booziest places in America
North Dakota often tops the lists when it comes to binge drinking, so it may not be too much of a surprise when told the state also has the most bars per capita in the United States.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Mail backed up in North Dakota oil boom town
Mail delivery to some customers in the northwestern North Dakota oil boom town of Williston has been disrupted after four carriers quit at the beginning of the Christmas rush, the U.S. Postal Service says.
Minot Daily News
Attorney Breezy Schmidt has a passion for helping people that makes her job with Legal Services of North Dakota a perfect fit.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
ND's US senators split on Senate rules change
North Dakota's U.S. senators are split on a move by Senate Democrats to change filibuster rules that will now allow for the swift confirmation of some controversial presidential appointments.
The Miami Herald
Hamm urges renewal of canceled health plans
North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm on Thursday asked health insurance companies doing business in the state to renew policies that are being canceled under the federal health care law.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Plans of the Future
On Nov. 14, NDSU student government held their annual Higher Education Day in the Hidatsa Room in the Memorial Union to discuss future plans for the university.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Valley News Live
CEO Mike Marcil and North Dakota governor Jack Dalrymple joining host Chris Berg to discuss the possibility of making North Dakota the first zero-tax state in the nation.
Heitkamp Bill Hits Close to Home
North Dakota Senator Heidi Heitkamp recently introduced her first bill as a member of congress, and it looks to have some heartfelt impact very close to home.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
A bipartisan tribute to the Gettysburg Address
Amid the political divisiveness in Washington, two U.S. senators from North Dakota recited the Gettysburg Address together in a show of bipartisanship to honor the famed speech in light of its 150th anniversary on Tuesday.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
The Miami Herald
For ND, keeping what's in place key for farm bill
For North Dakota, ongoing farm bill negotiations are about protecting what has been in place for years, not adding something new.
Is It Something in the Water?
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Fri Nov 15, 2013
Jerry Brown and California’s “Attractive” Poverty
Jerry Brown is supposed to be a different kind of politician: well informed, smart, slick, and skilled.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Valley News Live
Healthcare in America - The impact on North Dakotans
On 6:30 Point of View this Thursday , host Chris Berg continued a multi-week segment that aims to show you how the Affordable Care Act - also known as Obamacare - will impact you and your family, including in-depth discussions with the experts.
The Macon Telegraph
ND needs time to study health care law revision
President Barack Obama announced Thursday that health insurance companies can continue to sell policies canceled under the Affordable Care Act for at least one more year to existing customers.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
KELO-TV Sioux Falls
Feds: 58 South Dakotans Selected Health Plans
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reports that 58 South Dakota residents have successfully signed up for a health insurance plan through a federally run online marketplace during its first month in operation.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Obama should approve Keystone and encourage more pipelines
After the Nov. 8 oil tank train derailment in Alabama, it is time to reconsider the approval of new pipeline construction in North America.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
The Weekly Standard
In North Dakota, 30 People Sign Up for Obamacare and 35,000 Lose Health Insurance
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Fri Nov 08, 2013
Valley News Live
35,000 North Dakotans Face Health Insurance Switch
North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm on Friday released information on the number of North Dakotans who have enrolled in a health insurance plan via North Dakota's federally-facilitated Marketplace.