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Stories with person: Wayne Stenehjem
  • North Dakotans laud Supreme Court move to halt CO2 rules story has photos
    Updated: Feb-10-16 12:28 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - A U.S. Supreme Court move to suspend federal rules aimed at reducing carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fueled power plants is good news for North Dakota, state officials said.

  • North Dakota Democrats working to rebuild downtrodden party story has photos
    Updated: Feb-07-16 11:57 am

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Jed Hanson grew up in a conservative household in a conservative town in a conservative state, but didn't feel much of a connection to the Republican Party that has dominated North Dakota's political scene for decades.

  • Secretary of state files motion to dismiss voter ID lawsuit 
    Updated: Feb-03-16 6:06 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Secretary of State Al Jaeger has asked a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges the state's voter identification requirements are unconstitutional.

  • Stenehjem leads gubernatorial fundraising with $240,000 
    Updated: Feb-01-16 6:27 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has nearly $240,000 on hand in his bid to be the state's next governor, far outpacing at least one of his competitors, according to campaign finance reports.

  • Justices won't let North Dakota enforce tough abortion law 
    Updated: Jan-25-16 3:35 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - The U.S. Supreme Court refused on Monday to review lower court rulings overturning North Dakota's ban on abortion at six weeks of pregnancy - before many women know they're pregnant.

  • Fargo philanthropist Burgum seeking GOP nod for governor 
    Updated: Jan-14-16 4:37 pm

    FARGO, North Dakota - Fargo philanthropist and one-time Microsoft executive Doug Burgum said Thursday he wants the Republican bid for North Dakota governor, even if it means entering the primary without the party's blessing.