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Jack Dalrymple

Weather Shift Near Train Derailment Worries Officials

AP | DAVE KOLPACK | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

CASSELTON, N.D. (AP) — A shift in the weather could increase the risk of potential health hazards after a mile-long train carrying crude oil deraile...

12 Train Cars Derailed In Fiery ND Accident, Residents Urged To Evacuate

AP | DAVE KOLPACK | Posted 03.01.2014 | Crime

CASSELTON, N.D. (AP) — Officials say emergency crews are responding to a fiery train derailment near the eastern North Dakota town of Casselton. Ca...

State Court Hears Arguments On Controversial Abortion Law

AP | JAMES MacPHERSON | Posted 12.11.2013 | Politics

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on whether the state's sole abortion clinic can use drugs to terminate ...

Judge Allows New Complaint Over 'Wrongheaded' Abortion Law

AP | JAMES MacPHERSON | Posted 06.19.2013 | Politics

BISMARCK, N.D. -- A North Dakota judge on Wednesday agreed to combine a lawsuit that challenges a new requirement for doctors who perform abortions wi...

Harsh Abortion Laws Under Fire

AP | DAVE KOLPACK | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

FARGO, N.D. — Abortion rights activists on Wednesday filed the first of what they expect will be several legal challenges to laws recently appro...

GOP Gov Signs Strict Abortion Measure

AP | JAMES MacPHERSON | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

BISMARCK, N.D. -- Republican Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed into law a measure that outlaws abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy based on the disputed pr...

Strict Abortion Measure Sent To GOP Governor

AP | JAMES MacPHERSON | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

BISMARCK, N.D. — A measure that would outlaw abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy based on the disputed premise that a fetus can by then feel p...

Is North Dakota Abortion Ban Helping Clinic?

AP | Posted 03.26.2013 | Politics

BISMARCK, N.D. -- The director of North Dakota's sole abortion provider says people stopped by the downtown Fargo facility to donate cash shortly afte...

Gov Admits Newly Signed Abortion Ban Likely To Draw Challenge

Posted 05.26.2013 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BISMARCK, N.D. -- North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple acknowledges a court battle is likely after he signed legislation bannin...

GOP Governor Signs Fetal Heartbeat Abortion Ban

AP | JAMES MacPHERSON | Posted 05.26.2013 | Politics

BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota's governor positioned the oil-rich state Tuesday as a primary battleground in the decades-old fight over abortion ...

Laura Bassett

State Passes Two Unprecedented Abortion Bans

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics

The North Dakota State Senate passed two anti-abortion bills on Friday that would be the first laws of their kind in the United States and would ban m...

GOP Gov. Jack Dalrymple Backs North Dakota Medicaid Expansion

Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.17.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple makes four Republican governors who've decided to back an expansion of Medicaid to their poor residents under Preside...

John Celock

After Economic Boom, What Will Be North Dakota's Next Move?

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

The federal government's rural development agency released a report Wednesday outlining a series of recommendations for North Dakota in the wake of th...

Turkey And Taxes Take Over Governor's Race

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 06.19.2012 | Politics

As the candidates in North Dakota's gubernatorial race barnstorm the state during the few warm months of the year, property taxes and the state surplu...

John Celock

Dueling Ads Unveiled In North Dakota Governor Race

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics

It is dueling campaign styles as the first ads hit the North Dakota governor's race, with the Republican incumbent touting his record and the Democrat...

Government Officials Protest Plan To Reduce Coal-Fired Power Plants

AP | DALE WETZEL | Posted 05.09.2012 | Green

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Top North Dakota officials renewed their protests against a plan to discourage Minnesota utilities from meeting new energy dem...

North Dakota Governor: Oil City Detours Could Make 'Huge Difference' In Perception Of Oil Industry

AP | JAMES MacPHERSON | Posted 04.22.2012 | Green

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Plans are under way to detour heavy truck traffic around several cities in western North Dakota's oil patch, Gov. Jack Dalrymp...

Governor: Let North Dakota Dump Fighting Sioux Nickname

AP | DALE WETZEL | Posted 01.07.2012 | College

BISMARCK, N.D. — Gov. Jack Dalrymple asked North Dakota lawmakers Monday to reverse a decision they made eight months earlier and allow the Univ...

John Celock

Political Races Take Shape In Economic Boom State

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple (R) announced Tuesday that he would seek a full term in the governor's office in the 2012 election. Dalrymple succ...