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...highest-grossing silent film ever for Universal Pictures . Chaney's deft use of make-up and prosthetics was ground-breaking, a nd his daring stunts caused a sensation. T ickets are on sale online at goldtownnick.comOpera and Musical Film Festival, Gold Town...
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...state is satisfied with the effectiveness of federal background and security checks.NORTH DAKOTA (0)The office of Gov. Jack Dalrymple says North Dakota has not received any Syrian refugees and doesn't expect any will be sent to the state...
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Alaska's high health care costs drive patients out of state

...Commission highlighted the differences between Alaska and five Western states (Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming and North Dakota). Alaska consistently came out at the top of the pack, with costs averaging 59 percent higher than the rest, the study...
Without Keystone, industry must find new paths for oil

...barrels a day of crude from Canada and North Dakota down to Nebraska, where existing pipelines...through Keystone XL would have come from North Dakota, where a boom in unconventional drilling...Kari Cutting, vice president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council, which represents...
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Polarized politics dictated Keystone call

...pipeline route and standing to benefit from construction jobs. Several of them, including Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, will face voters in 2018, when she will have to explain away her support for a president who rejected the project - or...
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Today is Sports History for Nov. 8

...the best-of-five series.2014 - Northern Iowa beats three-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State 23-3. The result ends North Dakota State's 33-game winning streak, the longest in Football Championship Subdivision history...
Joseph Murphy

...Jablonski of Juneau, brothers-in-laws Dan Jablonski (Gordon) of Juneau and Ronald Jablonski Jr. (Paula) of Bismarck, ND and nephews Ronald Jablonski III (Chasity) of Grand Rapids, MI and Lou Jablonski (Patti) of Oceanside, CA and their daughter...
More than half of U.S. states report job losses in September in the past year, the most of any state. It also has the nation's highest unemployment rate, at 7.3 percent. North Dakota has shed 7,300 in the past year, yet it still boasts the lowest unemployment rate, at 2.8 percent. Alaska and Wyoming...
Support SB23 to save heroin users from overdose

...already passed the same laws. Those states include Arkansas, California, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, and Wisconsin, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Naloxone is a medication...
Trans-Canada asks US to suspend pipeline application review

...also say pipelines are a safer method of transporting oil than trains, pointing to recent cases of oil train derailments.North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven, a Republican, said it was "unfortunate" that TransCanada "has been forced to delay the project further...
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