AP-ND--North Dakota News Digest 1:30 pm, ND
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VOTER ID-NORTH DAKOTA
BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota elections officials are appealing to leaders of the state’s American Indian tribes to help ensure tribal members have new proof-of-identity requirements needed to cast a ballot on Election Day. Secretary of State Al Jaeger’s office notified the state’s five tribes by email outlining North Dakota voting ID requirements, including a contentious condition that voters must show proof of a current residential street address. By James MacPherson. UPCOMING: 450 words.
AROUND THE STATE:
OMAHA, Neb. — A new survey suggests the economy remains strong in nine Midwest and Plains states, but business leaders are concerned about the ongoing trade disputes. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says he expects business will slow down but continue growing in the next few months because of the trade concerns and rising interest rates. SENT: 285 words.
CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER
BISMARCK, N.D. — The chief people officer for North Dakota state government is heading back to the private sector, and the state is looking for her successor. Brought on a year ago as part of Gov. Doug Burgum’s theme of “reinventing” government, Cheri Schoenfish says the No. 1 question people ask her is what her job entails. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words. With AP Photo.
PHILIPPINES-US-ARRESTED PRIEST, CLOVERDALE FINED; HOSPITAL DEATH, HURRICANE HELP, MOOSE KILLED, MCLEAN COUNTY FATAL, TASK FORCE THREAT
EAGAN, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings are allowing the sixth-highest passer rating in the NFL one-quarter of the way through this season. One problem has been a pass rush negated by rollouts and misdirections cleverly used by opponents. By Pro Football Writer Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 500 words, by 4 p.m. CDT.
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins took a step back this season and enter next year with many more question marks. With so many expiring contracts, though, they’ll have plenty of flexibility for improvements. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 700 words, by 4 p.m. CDT.
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