BC-ND--North Dakota News Digest 1:30 pm, ND
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BISMARCK, N.D. _ North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum unveiled a $14.3 billion budget on Wednesday that hikes state spending 5 percent, while offering pay raises for state employees, and spending increases on education, human services and infrastructure projects. By James MacPherson. SENT: 570 words. AP Photos planned.
NORTH DAKOTA-BUDGET-THE LATEST
AROUND THE STATE:
DEER DISEASE-NORTH DAKOTA
STANLEY, N.D. _ North Dakota wildlife officials expect some areas along the state’s northern border with Canada will be added to a ban on baiting deer to help reduce the potential spread of chronic wasting disease. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words.
RENVILLE COUNTY FATAL, DOWNTOWN DRINKING-FARGO
NORTH DAKOTA-TEXAS RIO GRANDE VALLEY
EDINBURG, Texas _ North Dakota plays Texas Rio Grande Valley at UTRGV Fieldhouse. Game starts at 7 p.m. CT.
MINNEAPOLIS _ The Minnesota Timberwolves, who are 8-3 since trading All-Star Jimmy Butler, host the Charlotte Hornets. By Tyler Mason. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. CT.
MINNEAPOLIS _ No. 24 Nebraska plays at Minnesota at Williams Arena, the first Big Ten home game for the Gophers. The Huskers won both matchups last season. By Patrick Donnelly. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 8 p.m. CT.
AP ALL-BIG TEN
Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. is the offensive player of the year and Michigan linebacker Devin Bush is defensive player of the year on The Associated Press All-Big Team. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. 700 words, photos.
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