North Dakota Governor-Elect Doug Burgum Inaugural Schedule

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Governor-elect Doug Burgum is sending out invitations to his inaugural, and everyone’s welcome. The inaugural is billed as “a fun-filled evening of celebration with great music and dancing.” It’s scheduled at the Bismarck Event Center for January 4, a day after the Republican takes a ceremonial oath of office and...
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VCSU’s Jamie Wirth Named To Prairie Business ’40 Under 40′ List

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( Jamie Wirth, Ph.D., director of the Great Plains STEM Education Center at Valley City State University, has been named to Prairie Business magazine’s 2016 “40 Under 40” list, which recognizes 40 of the top business professionals under the age of 40 in the Dakotas and western Minnesota. Also an assistant...
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Senators Heitkamp & Hoeven Statements On Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

WASHINGTON, D.C. ( – U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp issued the following statement on U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch’s discussion with Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier regarding the Dakota Access pipeline. Heitkamp said, “for months I’ve been working with the delegation and the governor to press the Administration to engage proactively with North Dakota law...
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Semi Rollover West of Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – A truck driver was injured after the semi he was driving rolled west of Valley City around 11:40 AM on Friday. The Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the crash. The driver suffered injuries that are considered to be non-life threatening. The crash happened shortly after the driver...
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