Sun, 26 Mar 2017 02:12:43 GMT
North Dakotans will no longer need a permit to carry a concealed weapon after Republican Governor Doug Burgum signed legislation lifting restrictions, a victory for gun rights advocates that came a week after South DakotaA s governor vetoed a similar bill. The law, which takes effect on Aug. 1, mandates that gun owners only need a North Dakota driverA s license or state identification card for at least a year before they can carry a concealed firearm in public.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:58:01 GMT
This Dec. 10, 2016, file photo, provided by the North Dakota Department of Health shows an oil spill from the Belle Fourche Pipeline that was discovered Dec. 5, 2016 in Ash Coulee Creek, a tributary of the Little Missouri River, near Belfield, N.D. Authorities say the pipeline spill is now believed to be three times larger than first estimated, and one of the biggest in state history.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:33:16 GMT
North Dakota's Republican House majority leader's own party has dealt him a blow by failing to endorse his effort to establish more casinos in the state. The House voted on Thursday 63-28 to kill Fargo Rep. Al Carlson's proposal to allow up to six state-regulated casinos in North Dakota.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:51:22 GMT
A white supremacist who unsuccessfully tried to turn the small North Dakota town of Leith into an all-white enclave says he thinks the burning of a building he recently bought in the town of Nome was arson. Craig Cobb says there was nothing flammable in the 108-year-old church building, and that it had no electricity.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:34:36 GMT
"John, this is Bill Hay with the Sons of the American Revolution," the caller said over my office phone.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:51:03 GMT
The 19th annual Chefs' Gala and Auction will bring together the Fargo-Moorhead area's top chefs to celebrate food and raise money for the Great Plains Food Bank. Arby's really does have all the meats! They already feature a secret menu item called the meat mountain sandwich, and now they're offering a double-secret menu item by adding fish to the product.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 06:12:56 GMT
One farmer fought battle after battle to ban the machines. Now, 70 years later, two of his ancestors stand on opposite sides of the great parking debate.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:56:06 GMT
UPDATE: The Fargo Police Department have sold all of their Officer Jason Moszer coins. The department tells Valley News Live 2,000 coins were sold.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:42:53 GMT
In this Feb. 13, 2017, aerial file photo shows the site where the final phase of the Dakota Access Pipeline will take place with boring equipment routing the pipeline underground and across Lake Oahe to connect with the existing pipeline in Emmons County near Cannon Ball, N.D. An Associated Press analysis shows North Dakota stands to gain more than $110 million annually in tax revenue after oil begins coursing through the pipeline.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:19:16 GMT
North Dakota's Republican House majority leader is not giving up on his effort to establish more casinos in the state, even after members of his own party folded on the idea. Fargo Rep. Al Carlson says his proposal to allow up to six state-owned casinos will be reconsidered by the House Judiciary Committee this week.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 07:41:35 GMT
U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp, a Democrat from North Dakota, opposes the Trump Administration's proposal to close the Essential Air Service. She does not want airports in her state to lose subsidized air service.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 03:40:00 GMT
One of the ways North Dakotans celebrate their rich Midwestern heritage is through events like the Rodeo, and Rodeo Pageantry. Seventeen young ladies and their families are learning what it takes to be rodeo royalty.The instructor's for the class are all veterans of rodeo pageantry, Including four former Miss Rodeo North Dakotas.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 23:26:25 GMT
Dr. Silviana Marineci, a Romanian completing a fellowship at the University of Minnesota, is hoping to head to a remote area of Montana this summer to help a community in need. In Coudersport, Pa., a town in a mountainous region an hour's drive from the nearest Wal-Mart, Cole Memorial Hospital counts on two Jordanian physicians to keep its obstetrics unit open and is actively recruiting foreign specialists.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 17:13:45 GMT
Yankton doesn't have enough workers, Yankton Area Progressive Growth officials say, and the problem will worsen in the next few months. The workforce problem isn't new, organization President John Kramer said during a meeting earlier this month, and the city needs more than 250 additional workers over the next two to three years, the Yankton Press & Dakotan reported.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 20:13:16 GMT
The caller on my office phone asked, "John, this is Bill Hay with the Sons of the American Revolution a Would you be interested in coming to our meeting to have a discussion on the Electoral College?" For the Sons of the American Revolution in Coweta Falls, the answer is "Of course." After all, they do a great job in the community.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:50:00 GMT
North Dakota's U.S. senators are asking President Donald Trump to keep the state's top federal prosecutor in place. U.S. Attorney Christopher Myers was appointed to the job by U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson after Timothy Purdon resigned in February 2015.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:29:55 GMT
Justina Huddleston is an editor and the head writer for TD monthly Magazine . She has been a freelance writer for several years, though her real passion is cooking.