1 hr ago
Members Of Congress Caution Education Department On Aid Disbursement Rulemaking
Over the past week, members of Congress from both parties have sent several letters to the Department of Education regarding its ongoing rulemaking related to the ways higher education institutions request, maintain, disburse, and otherwise manage federal student aid disbursements.
5 hrs ago
Minot Daily News
Another gas plant to be built
BISMARCK Gov. Jack Dalrymple and executives from ONEOK Partners announced Wednesday the energy company's plans to build a natural gas plant capable of processing 200 million cubic feet of natural gas per day.
9 hrs ago
Bob Corker's High-Wire Act
The Tennessee Republican, who called himself "just an old policy guy" Wednesday morning, has taken positions that run counter to conventional wisdom on two of the big issues of the August recess getaway week.
13 hrs ago
Minot Daily News
Generosity of N.D.
A donation of more than $450,000 from Kum & Go and its customers is providing a boost to the latest home build of the Northern Lights Chapter of Habitat for Humanity in Minot.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Valley News Live
BNSF Holds Off On Plan To Increase Train Speed Limits
North Dakota Senator John Hoeven spoke with BNSF Railway Executive Chairman Matt Rose this afternoon to express the community's concerns about the plan.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Minot Daily News
Police can't confirm shot fired at girl
Williston police say they can't confirm that a gunshot was fired at a girl on a bicycle last week but the investigation is continuing.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Put the brakes on distracted drivers
If you're regularly on our streets and highways, you've likely been an eyewitness.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
St. Cloud Times
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DOT offers new oil train rules The federal government on Wednesday proposed stricter rules for trains hauling crude oil Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/money/2014/07/23/dot-offers-new-oil-train-rules/13077883/ Under new rules proposed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, oil trains like the one pictured would ... (more)
Hoeven offers natural gas 'compromise'
Sen. John Hoeven said Wednesday that he introduced a bill that could be a compromise on the issue of exporting liquid natural gas .
ND lawmakers react to oil train proposals
Members of North Dakota's congressional delegation say they're encouraged by proposed rules for rail tank cars that carry crude oil.
DOT proposes stricter oil train safety rules
The Obama administration on Wednesday announced its long-awaited proposal to improve the safety of oil trains, a step meant to address a series of fiery derailments that have raised fears about the dark side of the North American energy boom.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Minnesota's Klobuchar ratchets up attention on perils of distracted driving
Consider, for example, that one in four crashes in Minnesota can be linked to driver inattention, according to the state Department of Public Safety, which put the death toll from distracted driving at 63 in 2013.
County 10 News
It's Official: July 26th declared National Day of the American Cowboy
For the tenth year in a row, the U.S. Senate has declared a National Day of the American Cowboy.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Valley News Live
Why Is Microsoft Not As Popular As It Once Was?
Microsoft announced on Thursday they will be cutting 18,000 jobs within the next year.
Hoeven: No layoffs expected at Microsoft in Fargo
North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven says layoffs are not expected at the Fargo campus of Microsoft, which plans to cut 18,000 jobs elsewhere.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
7/15/2014 - Formal Ceremony Marks Production of 1 Million Bobcat Loaders
Bobcat Company marked this tremendous milestone with a formal ceremony on July 12, sharing the occasion with its valued employees and the community of Gwinner, North Dakota, home to Bobcat's primary production facility.
The Las Vegas Sun
Republican Dean Heller wants to extend unemployment benefits. Mark Amodei doesn't. Here's why.
Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., and other Senate Republicans discuss their concerns about the political fight over legislation to restore benefits to long-term jobless workers, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Concern on Right Grows Over Details of Border Boondoggle Bill
House GOP leadership is discussing including border security language in an emergency spending bill that has drawn fire from top immigration hawks, including the Heritage Foundation and Sen. Chuck Grassley , as being insufficient.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Myrtle Beach Online
Bobcat celebrates production of 1 millionth loader
The West Fargo-based company celebrated the event Saturday in Gwinner with a 5K run, factory tours and a party at the city park.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Debate Over School Lunch Nutrition Standards Delays Agriculture Spending Bill
Nutrition standards for school lunches have turned into one of the most contentious issues in this year's appropriations debate.