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West Fargo family put together synchronized light show
More cases of flu expected this year
Record number expected to travel this holiday season
Fundraiser in Grand Forks to benefit Special Olympics
Last minute Christmas shoppers take advantage of downtown Art Market
Cal Poly hands NDSU women fifth straight loss
No. 3 Minnetonka hands No. 5 Moorhead first home loss in nearly two years
Pistorius picks up 1,000th career point in Packers win
Cobbers big man Wolfe has career game in home loss against Bethel
Girls Hockey: EGF rolls over Park Rapids, Grand Forks edges Jamestown
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Proposed refinery near western North Dakota national park spurs debate over economic, conservation concerns
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
North Dakota seeks hemp advisers
Voters approve higher taxes
What's going around: Trichomoniasis and Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
California wildfires visible from outer space
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Back to School: Is preschool worth the cost?
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arts & entertainment
970 WDAY On Demand- Heroes of the Heartland from Saturday, December 16th, 2017. Guests: Professor Elizabeth Cobbs
970 WDAY On Demand- Kolpack & Izzo from Satuday, December 16th, 2017. Guests Include: Chris Kleiman ( NDSU football head coach), Robert Verich (Manager of Tight Ends Bar & Grill), Mike Kern (Assistant Commissioner of MVC), Ryan Parker (JMU Professor)
970 On Demand: The Mike McFeely Show - Carson Wentz, Roger Maris, Net Neutrality, Dom Izzo, Jeff Kolpack, Bison Football, Tony Mariotti, Ice Fishing
970 WDAY On Demand: The Jay Thomas Show - Joel Vettel, Fargo Park District Update, Blood Sausage, Blood Klub, Barns, Elf on the Shelf, Meat Jesus, Meats by John & Wayne
970 WDAY on Demand - The Rob (re)Port (Featuring Guest Mike Fedorchak)
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December 6, 2017
970 WDAY On Demand: The Jay Thomas Show - Erick Johnson, Al Franken Announcement Tomorrow, Bullying in Schools, Kirsten Baesler, Fairway Independent Mortgage
The Jay Thomas Show from Wednesday, December 6, 2017. The show includes WDAY's Erick Johnson with an update on Sen. Al Franken's announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:07pm
November 27, 2017
Educators sought to help develop ND academic standards in four disciplines
BISMARCK — North Dakota School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler is looking for North Dakota educators to join a committee to help review the state's academic standards for the content areas of science, health, the arts, and early learning. Later, the Department of Public will...
November 27, 2017 - 4:22pm
November 24, 2017
ND education leaders hope student loan forgiveness will attract teachers to rural areas
BISMARCK — The superintendent of Ellendale's public school chuckled when asked about the challenges recruiting and retaining teachers there,...
November 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 28, 2017
Fargo South's Juelke named North Dakota Teacher of the Year
FARGO — Leah Juelke, a Fargo South High School language arts instructor who helped her students tell their immigrant stories to the world,...
September 28, 2017 - 9:26pm
June 9, 2017
Port: Superintendent Baesler says Burgum skipping his own education summit was 'less than ideal'
Yesterday I wrote a post about some grumbling resulting from Governor Doug Burgum skipping a summit of education leaders he had convened in order...
June 9, 2017 - 9:42am
May 11, 2017
Family shares son's story to raise awareness about suicide
Reynolds, ND (WDAZ-TV) It's known as the silent killer. And many feel suicide is an issue that is too often kept silent. A family who lost a...
May 11, 2017 - 10:55pm
April 7, 2017
New ND math, English standards approved
BISMARCK — New math and English classroom standards have been approved by state Superintendent Kirsten Baesler, the Department of Public...
April 7, 2017 - 12:57pm
March 28, 2017
North Dakota House passes education innovation bill
BISMARCK — The North Dakota House passed legislation Tuesday, March 28 allowing schools to participate in an "innovative education program,"...
March 28, 2017 - 6:21pm
March 15, 2017
Port's Notebook: Depressingly necessarily legislation and failing the forecasters
It's time for March Madness, and this annual tradition of sports fanaticism is the perfect context for something which happened in the Legislature...
March 15, 2017 - 7:11am
March 12, 2017
Educators react to ND education innovation bill
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — For North Dakota educators, 2015 marked the end of the No Child Left Behind Act and replaced it with the Every Student...
March 12, 2017 - 3:21pm
March 3, 2017
With new administration, ND leaders address school choice debate
BISMARCK — The country's education system could be in for changes under new leadership in Washington, but how that may affect North Dakota...
March 3, 2017 - 7:04pm
February 28, 2017
Baesler praises Fargo's Advanced Placement test success
FARGO — The Fargo School District was praised this week for successfully broadening the reach of its Advanced Placement classes. Superintendent...
February 28, 2017 - 5:55pm
970 WDAY On Demand: The Mike McFeely Show - Rep. Ben Lien, MN Legislative Update, Kirsten Baesler, Charter Schools, Graduation Rates, Loan Forgiveness, President Anne Blackhurst, MN Higher Education, Robin Huebner, Liver Transplant Story
The February 28, 2017 edition of The Mike McFeely Show. The show includes Minnesota Rep. Ben Lien with a legislative update from the state, North...
February 28, 2017 - 11:23am
February 11, 2017
Two Grand Forks residents chosen as finalists in SBHE nomination
The State Board of Higher Education has rounded out its list of three nominees to fill a soon-to-be vacant board seat. State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler announced Friday that a nominating committee had selected Bismarck City Commission member Shawn Oban to join Grand Forks residents...
February 11, 2017 - 2:35pm
January 12, 2016
Kirsten Baesler seeking re-election as ND school superintendent
Bismarck, ND (WDAY TV) - Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said Tuesday she will seek a second four-year term as North Dakota’s superintendent...
January 12, 2016 - 1:08pm