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A later start: Measure 8 supporters expect little opposition to initiative pushing back ND school start date past Labor Day

September 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Supporters of a measure to push the first day of school in North Dakota past Labor Day say they don’t anticipate much resistance.
“It’s amazing the support and amount of people you talk to who wanted this for years,” said Kel…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND’s enrollment drops for second year in a row

September 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Enrollment at the University of North Dakota has decreased this semester for the second consecutive autumn in a row, according to university reports.
The university said the 6 percent decrease in student enrollment last year is becau…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Grand Forks AFB reprimands airmen for cheating on test

September 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE — A total 48 Grand Forks Air Force Base airmen were penalized after base officials investigated allegations of one airmen sharing test materials, the air base said in a news release Thursday.
Air traffic control airmen o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Panel rejects proposed DU land purchase in Grand Forks County

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A panel that regulates the purchase of land by nonprofit groups in North Dakota has rejected a Ducks Unlimited proposal to buy 160 acres of land in Grand Forks County.
According to Terry Steinwand, director of the North Dakota Game a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Report: Measure 3 threat to University System accreditation: Commission says ballot measure creates autonomy, implementation questions

September 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — North Dakota University System schools could risk losing accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission if ballot Measure 3 passes in November, a report from the commission indicates.
The proposed constitutional amendment, Measure…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Report: Measure 3 threat to University System accreditation: Commission says ballot measure creates autonomy, implementation questions

September 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — North Dakota University System schools could risk losing accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission if ballot Measure 3 passes in November, a report from the commission indicates.
The proposed constitutional amendment, Measure…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pedestrian struck, injured on Grand Forks street

August 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A pedestrian was injured Tuesday afternoon when he was struck by a vehicle on a street in Grand Forks.
Police said Nathan R. Raser, 20, was reacting to a bee flying into his ear when he ran onto South 20th Street at about 12:30 p.m. …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pedestrian struck, injured on Grand Forks street

August 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A pedestrian was injured Tuesday afternoon when he was struck by a vehicle on a street in Grand Forks.
Police said Nathan R. Raser, 20, was reacting to a bee flying into his ear when he ran onto South 20th Street at about 12:30 p.m. …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

3 University System employees on leave after data breach

August 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Three North Dakota University System employees who dealt in IT security have been put on administrative leave following a massive security breach last winter.
The personal information of more than 290,000 current and past students wa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

3 University System employees on leave after data breach

August 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Three North Dakota University System employees who dealt in IT security have been put on administrative leave following a massive security breach last winter.
The personal information of more than 290,000 current and past students wa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com