- July 1 brings more dollars for oil-impacted ND communities Updated: Jun-30-15 5:14 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - July will bring more tax revenue from oil and gas production to some North Dakota communities to help them deal with the impacts of energy development.
- ND unlikely to extend anti-discrimination protection to gays Updated: Jun-29-15 4:37 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - David Hamilton and his husband, Bernie Erickson, say they're "thrilled" the U.S. Supreme Court has allowed gay marriage nationally, but the Fargo couple believes anti-discrimination protections for gays and lesbians are still lacking in North Dakota.
- North Dakota lawmakers assigned to interim committees Updated: Jun-17-15 11:26 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The North Dakota Legislature's 141 members have been assigned committees to study topics that could inspire bills for the next legislative session.
- North Dakota farm group turns in signatures for referendum Updated: Jun-16-15 3:57 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's biggest farm group says it has gathered enough signatures to force a referendum on the Legislature's decision to loosen the state's Depression-era ban against corporate farming.
- ND Legislature returns for 1 day to pass budget measure Updated: Jun-16-15 3:43 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The North Dakota Legislature finally passed a budget Tuesday after lawmakers called themselves back from adjournment for an unprecedented one-day session.
- ND Legislature to reconvene to consider unresolved measure Updated: Jun-10-15 11:35 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A legislative panel on Wednesday decided to reconvene the entire North Dakota Legislature next week to consider a budget bill left unresolved by lawmakers earlier this year.
- ND lawmakers reach deal that lets benefits bill move forward Updated: Jun-08-15 5:28 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A panel of legislative leaders resolved a dispute Monday that was holding up a more than $14 million appropriations bill for the state's public employee retirement system, agreeing to add one lawmaker from each party to board that oversees the benefits.
- Locations named for 4 new North Dakota judgeships Updated: Jun-04-15 3:27 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Four new judgeships approved by the North Dakota Legislature will be headquartered in Williston, Watford City, Mandan and Dickinson - districts that have been undermanned in recent years because of increased population and caseloads brought on by rapid oil development.