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Gov. Burgum unveils record $18.4B proposed state budget

Dec. 07, 2022 13:33 PM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum on Wednesday unveiled a proposed $18.4 billion budget that increases state spending by more than 3% and includes $3 billion in infrastructure funding, and increases workforce development funding and public employee salaries. The...

Idaho wins 76-66 over North Dakota

Dec. 07, 2022 00:03 AM EST

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Isaac Jones' 19 points helped Idaho defeat North Dakota 76-66 on Tuesday night. Jones also had nine rebounds and six blocks for the Vandals (4-5). Divant'e Moffitt added 14 points while going 4 of 12 and 6 of 9 from the free-throw line, and they also had six...

$400M soybean crushing plant planned near Grand Forks

Dec. 06, 2022 16:23 PM EST

GRAND FORKS. N.D. (AP) — A Minnesota company has announced plans to build a $400 million soybean crushing plant north of Grand Forks. Red Wing-based Epitome Energy LLC said the plant could process up to 42 million bushels of soybeans annually. The company said the...

North Dakota State wins 67-62 over Portland

Dec. 06, 2022 00:41 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Boden Skunberg scored 20 points as North Dakota State beat Portland 67-62 on Monday. Skunberg also contributed 10 rebounds for the Bison (2-8). Tajavis Miller shot 7 for 13, including 3 for 7 from beyond the arc to add 17 points. Damari Wheeler-Thomas went 5...

Panel keeps electronic pull tab moratorium in place

Dec. 05, 2022 15:39 PM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota legislative panel refused on Monday to change a rule that creates a moratorium on electronic pull tab machines at gas stations and liquor, grocery and convenience stores. Lobbyists and some lawmakers have promised that the issue will come up...

Sjolund scores 18, Portland beats N. Dakota 90-69

Dec. 03, 2022 22:42 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Kristian Sjolund’s 18 points helped Portland defeat North Dakota 90-69 on Saturday night. Sjolund also had seven rebounds for the Pilots (7-4). Tyler Robertson scored 18 points while shooting 5 for 9 (1 for 3 from 3-point range) and 7 of 7 from the free...

Johnson, Bison roll over Montana 49-26 in FCS playoffs

Dec. 03, 2022 20:01 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Kobe Johnson ran for 206 yards and two touchdowns, quarterback Cam Miller also ran for two scores and third-seeded North Dakota State pounded Montana 49-26 in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday. The defending and nine-time champion Bison (10-2)...

Venters' 33 lead Eastern Washington over North Dakota State

Dec. 03, 2022 19:52 PM EST

CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Steele Venters' 33 points led Eastern Washington over North Dakota State 78-70 on Saturday night. Venters added three steals for the Eagles (3-5). Cedric Coward scored 12 points and added seven rebounds. Ethan Price had nine points. The Bison...

Suspect in Minnesota woman's death arrested in North Dakota

Dec. 03, 2022 10:50 AM EST

MOORHEAD, MINN. (AP) — A 25-year-old Moorhead, Minnesota man has been arrested in southeast North Dakota after a woman was found dead in her house in Moorhead. The man, who was arrested Friday in Wahpeton, was being held in jail in Richland County, North Dakota, the Star Tribune...

Gov. Burgum, North Dakota tribes sign gambling compacts

Dec. 02, 2022 16:51 PM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. Doug Burgum announced Friday that he has signed agreements with North Dakota’s American Indian tribes that lowers the legal gambling age from 21 to 19 at tribal-owned casinos and allows gamblers on reservations to use credit or debit cards to place bets. ...