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Bison players among 11 facing voter fraud charges

September 4, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Eight current North Dakota State University football players and one former player are among 11 people expected to be charged with voter fraud tied to two attempts to place measures on this fall’s general election ballot. Continue Reading

Conservation leaders seek stable funding from offshore oil revenues

May 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Known as LWCF, for short, the Land and Water Conservation Fund results from legislation passed in the late 1960s mandating that a portion of the revenues from offshore oil-drilling operations go into government coffers for protecting land and water resources across the country. Problem is, Congress historically has diverted the funds. Continue Reading