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Sen. Heidi Heitkamp
January 11, 2018
ND forum focuses on questions about this year's federal farm bill
DICKINSON, N.D. — As this year's farm bill continues to take shape, the question of what impact it will have on area farmers looms large....
January 11, 2018 - 10:06pm
October 31, 2017
Obamacare enrollment period opens Wednesday with fewer health insurance options
DICKINSON, N.D. — The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has dominated discussions everywhere from the White House to kitchen...
October 31, 2017 - 11:13pm
October 1, 2017
ND's US senators propose legislation to address 'epidemic' of missing and murdered Native women
FARGO—Confronted with demands by American Indian tribes across North Dakota to do more to address what has been called an "epidemic" of...
October 1, 2017 - 2:20pm
April 5, 2017
Port: Sen. Heitkamp, amid re-election campaign, jumps into fight over UND women's hockey program
In a decision she probably wouldn’t have made were she not up for re-election this cycle, Senator Heidi Heitkamp has jumped into in fight over...
April 5, 2017 - 4:49pm
April 3, 2017
Proposed task force to identify needs for ND trauma services
BISMARCK, N.D.—When Jessica Kluck signed the adoption papers in 2015, she was on her own. Kluck, a single woman living in Bismarck, adopted...
April 3, 2017 - 8:08am
March 9, 2017
Heitkamp joins Montana senator on bill for campaign finance transparency
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., has signed onto a bill introduced by Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., which promotes transparency...
March 9, 2017 - 10:28pm
December 18, 2014
Easing of Cuba restrictions creates opportunity for ag
FARGO, N.D. -- Officials say an agreement to normalize diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba could lead to improved trade possibilities and important opportunities for agriculture in the Upper Midwest. U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said the reopening of an...
December 18, 2014 - 8:15am
August 6, 2014
Heitkamp talks unmanned aircraft in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - When it comes to North Dakota's unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) use and research, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp says the state is at...
August 6, 2014 - 8:58am
August 1, 2014
US energy secretary to tour ND sites
WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz will tour Dakota Gasification in Beulah and oil and gas sites in Tioga while visiting North Dakota next week, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Thursday. Moniz and U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx will participate in a U.S....
August 1, 2014 - 8:04am
June 6, 2014
Williston airport receives federal grant
WILLISTON, N.D. - The Sloulin Field International Airport in Williston will receive nearly $1.8 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Members of North Dakota's congressional delegation announced the funding Thursday. The dollars will be used to rehabilitate...
June 6, 2014 - 7:42am
May 29, 2014
Senators seek more time to comment on coal plant emission standards
BISMARCK - A bipartisan group of U.S. senators wants the Environmental Protection Agency to allow extra time for public comment on proposed rules expected to be released next week for greenhouse gas emissions from existing coal-fired power plants. Sens.
May 29, 2014 - 7:50am
May 22, 2014
ND airports awarded $400K in grants
WASHINGTON -- After a visit from the Federal Aviation Administration's top official, North Dakota airports are getting more attention and money,...
May 22, 2014 - 10:28am
May 16, 2014
ND airports to get grants for infrastructure, safety
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Five airports across the state will receive more than $17 million in federal grants, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced...
May 16, 2014 - 8:45am
May 14, 2014
Senators want feds to support biofuels
FARGO, N.D. -- U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., flanked by five other Democratic senators, and producer/processors from their states, launched an effort Wednesday to re-up federal support for biofuels. Heitkamp emceed a conference call and phone press conference in Washington, involving...
May 14, 2014 - 2:02pm
Flood diversion project inches toward congressional approval
WASHINGTON -- Almost a year to the day since the project was initially approved by the U.S. Senate, the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion is finally inching toward final congressional authorization. The Water Resources Development Act, a package of water infrastructure projects including...
May 14, 2014 - 8:17am