AP-ND--North Dakota News Digest, ND
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in North Dakota. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or email@example.com. Jim Nord is on the desk.
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GUARD TUITION FLAP
FARGO, N.D. — Some National Guard students attending North Dakota colleges on ROTC scholarships are scrambling to find ways to stay in school after the state Guard announced it could no longer fund its share of the program. By Dave Kolpack. SENT: 840 words, photo.
AROUND THE STATE:
BISMARCK, N.D. — A Bismarck addiction treatment center is using telemedicine to extend its reach to western North Dakota, a rural region where such services are limited. The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced that Heartview Foundation in Bismarck received a nearly $155,000 grant to purchase telemedicine equipment. SENT: 300 words.
MINOT, N.D. — Working behind the scenes, Souris Basin Planning Council often isn’t the first agency to come to mind when contemplating economic development. But millions of dollars have come to the region for infrastructure projects that have spurred development because of the involvement of the planning council. The planning council aims to change that anonymity a bit as it seeks to engage the public in an update of its five-year comprehensive economic development strategy. By Jill Schramm, The Minot Daily News. SENT IN ADVANCE: 1108 words.
ST. LOUIS — The Wild return to St. Louis for the second time during the Blues’ five-game homestand. By Steve Overbey. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts 2 p.m. CT.
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