Politics & Elections

ND Lawmaker Changes Proposal for State-Owned Casinos

  BISMARCK, N.D. -- Rep. Al Carlson has changed his proposal for up to six state-owned casinos, if voters approve. The Republican House majority leader's original proposal would forbid state casinos from being built within 20 miles of a reservation.…

Army Corps Finishes Clean-Up of DAPL Protest Camps

  MORTON COUNTY, N.D. -- The Army Corps of Engineers has finished cleaning up three Dakota Access pipeline protest camps. The Corps hired a contractor after the main camp and two others were cleared out and shut down late last…

Battle Brewing Over State-Owned Casinos in North Dakota

  BISMARCK, N.D. -- The chairman of the Three Affiliated Tribes is against a proposal to allow state-owned casinos. Mark Fox told the House Judiciary Committee that casinos provide jobs and revenue for the state's five Indian reservations and nearby…

ND Lawmakers Looking to Make Drastic Budget Cuts

  BISMARCK, N.D. -- North Dakota legislators have some tough cuts ahead. Newly updated forecasts show a $46.3 million drop in previously expected tax collections. The current two-year budget period ends on June 30. The state treasury is also forecast…

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