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MANDAN, N.D. (KFYR) - A new lineworker training facility is coming to Mandan.
The federal government awarded a $4 million grant to the North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives.
Forty-six states got a letter from the United States Postal Service — North Dakota among them — warning that the agency cannot guarantee the delivery of all ballots on time for the November general election.
The warning was based on the election laws and timelines for the states — but the situation is not a new concern, Rep. Kelly Armstrong said.
It currently seems like there’s more interest in messaging than legislating, U.S. Rep. Kelly Armstrong, R-N.D., said.
Geofence warrants are facing legal challenges across the US, and on Wednesday, a member of Congress questioned Google about the increasingly-popular police surveillance method.
North Dakota’s congressional delegates in Washington say a federal judge’s order to shut down the Dakota Access pipeline by August 5th is “terrible,” “a win for radical environmentalists,” and one that will “severely impact our state’s economy.”
In statements released Monday morning, the three Republicans signaled their disappointment with Judge James Boasberg’s order.