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June 25, 2017
The McClusky Canal flows in the foreground with the wider expanse of Lake Audubon in the distance. The canal is gravity fed through headworks at the eastern end of the Lake Audubon and supplies an increasing number of irrigators, who are drawn to the project by the surety of long-term water supply contracts. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Interest grows in ND canal water for irrigation
17 hours 38 min ago
June 23, 2017
Petitions submitted for recall of LaMoure County state's attorney
June 23, 2017 - 5:33pm
A North Dakota legislative committee chaired by Republican Sen. Ray Holmberg, left, voted Wednesday, June 21, to proceed with a legal challenge over vetoes issued by Gov. Doug Burgum. Left photo: John Hageman / Forum News Service. Right photo: Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Legislative vote in ND sets up rare legal battle with governor
June 23, 2017 - 5:06pm
Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev.
Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill
June 23, 2017 - 3:13pm
Crosby Mayor Jim Hunter is pictured at an April meeting of the Crosby City Council. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Facing multiple felony charges, an embattled Minn. mayor was barred from a city council meeting
June 23, 2017 - 9:00am
Cattle graze in Morton County, N.D., on June 20, 2017. Pastures in western North Dakota are showing the effects of a spreading and worsening drought. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Burgum declares drought emergency
June 23, 2017 - 9:00am
Minnesota counties could owe Enbridge millions
June 23, 2017 - 7:54am
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with journalists following a live nationwide broadcast call-in in Moscow, Russia June 15, 2017. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin
Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault
June 23, 2017 - 7:23am
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) at a news conference regarding the Senate Republicans’ health care bill, on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 22, 2017. Senate Republicans took a major step Thursday toward repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act, unveiling a bill that would make deep cuts to Medicaid and end the mandate that most Americans have health insurance. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid
June 23, 2017 - 6:55am
June 22, 2017
Protesters rally outside the federal court just before a hearing to consider a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of Iraqi nationals facing deportation, in Detroit, Michigan on June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis
June 22, 2017 - 9:42pm
Doug Burgum, winner of the Republican gubernatorial primary, holds a press conference with running mate Brent Sanford on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Burgum opens applications for State Water Commission
June 22, 2017 - 8:40pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith speaks during an interview at a  Havana, Cuba, hotel, Thursday, June 22, 2017.  Alexandre Meneghini / Reuters
Minnesotans in Cuba: Obstacles preventing trade
June 22, 2017 - 5:11pm
Jon Godfread
ND insurance commissioner asks for end to California coal divestment initiative
June 22, 2017 - 1:42pm
Screen capture via Washington Post
Back in campaign mode, Trump hits on immigration and a border wall
June 22, 2017 - 7:55am
June 21, 2017
Great Plains Food Bank CEO Steve Sellent, farmer William Hejl, North Dakota Farmers Union Community Organizer Brandon Delvo and Ryan Taylor at a news conference regarding the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) on June 21, 2017. Chris Aarhus / NDFU
ND groups unite to support food stamp program in future farm bills
June 21, 2017 - 10:00pm
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