Last year, the City of Minot was able to hand out more than 3 million dollars to community facility groups through the city's sales tax proceeds.Tuesday afternoon, a citizens committee created by Mayor Curt Zimbelman is working to better define exactly what a community facility is. There's been issues in the past dealing with whether or not a specific group or organization is even eligible for a chunk of the sales tax proceeds. “We all know that there are a lot of quality of life needs in our... More>>
Members of the North Dakota Legislative Council were in the Magic City today discussing the future of higher education in the state.The Higher Ed Funding Committee met on the Minot State Campus and covered a handful of topics like open education, intellectual property policies, post-secondary education standards and updates of the activities at Minot State. “North Dakota doesn't want to be behind. North Dakota wants to be a leader and we've been known as being a leader in higher education in ... More>>
A Wyoming man drowned on Saturday after his canoe tipped over in Patterson Lake southwest of Dickinson. More>>
If you want to skip the line at the Post Office counter, these types of machines can help, the United States Postal Service is sending six new mobile, point-of-sale devices to North Dakota.The new devices are aimed at improving customer service by letting people make small mail-related purchases away from the counter. The devices are headed to Minot, Bismarck, Dickinson, Fargo, Watford City, and Williston. More>>
A recent study suggests that there are thousands of bacteria all over your cash. More>>
As people are becoming more mobile, bed bugs are becoming a growing problem across the country, even in North Dakota.
North Dakota can help create energy independence for the U.S. and reduce European reliance on Russian natural gas. More>>
Vernon Wright, of Georgia, is charged with three counts of negligent homicide. More>>