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Topic - Heidi Heitkamp
The chairman of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs joined Sen. Heidi Heitkamp on a helicopter tour of the border between North Dakota and Canada Friday and met law enforcement agents to discuss security issues surrounding the oft-overlooked northern U.S. border.
The U.S. Department of Transportation is granting more than $800,000 to the Jamestown Airport Authority.
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is calling on the U.S. Forest Service to better protect ranchers' grazing rights and to offer compensation to ranching families impacted by a 2013 wildfire.
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is discussing emergency response plans with local officials in North Dakota's oil patch in the wake of a Memorial Day tornado that struck Watford City.
North Dakota corn farmers are having a tough time getting their crop in the ground because of a wet spring, and U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is asking the federal government to help them out.
President Barack Obama's energy policies lack "consistency." His rhetoric may be all-of-the-above but that is "not what we see."
The fire chief of an eastern North Dakota town said Tuesday that "about everything went right" with his force's response to a fiery train derailment because they had properly planned for disasters.
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp says a recently introduced bill to help preserve Native American languages would benefit at least three tribes in North Dakota.
Farm commodity rail shipments are running nearly three weeks behind in North Dakota, but BNSF Railway Co. has promised to get caught up before summer, the state's U.S. senators said Wednesday.
The Army Corps of Engineers announced plans Tuesday to fund the final $6.3 million needed to complete the planning, engineering and design phase for the Red River diversion project.
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp met Saturday with leaders of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa to identify strategies to improve the housing conditions in the reservation and address law enforcement concerns.
The Environmental Protection Agency's administrator will visit North Dakota to get a firsthand look at the state's booming energy industry and environmental issues.
Federal railroad inspectors found more than 13,000 track defects on BNSF Railway Co. lines in North Dakota since 2006, and have written 721 violations against the company since 2006, a federal rail safety agency said in a letter released Wednesday.
An engineer in training with BNSF Railway has been praised on the U.S. Senate floor for his actions following the derailment of an oil train on the outskirts of Casselton.
North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Monday that last week's passage of the farm bill means she can turn her focus to expanding American agriculture trade, which she began with a weekend trip to Cuba.
"We do have very serious issues with our southern border, but I'm constantly reminding folks that we must also focus on the very real challenges we have in North Dakota and all across our northern border," Ms. Heitkamp said.
Heitkamp says fair grazing access is critical to the health of the grasslands and the livelihoods of ranchers.