Minot leaders cut the red ribbon, officially opening the new Broadway bridge downtown.
Some teachers in Bismarck were learning self defense for in and out of the classroom.
Every year, North Dakota sees about a 6-percent increase in the number of children in foster care, according to the Department of Human Services.
Officials say the fire is not expected to be fully contained until the end of November.
U.S. intelligence agencies have said that WikiLeaks disclosed emails stolen in a covert Russian intelligence operation to help Trump and hurt Clinton.
Louis Klemp, who once ran for governor, has come under criticism in the past for making controversial comments.
The previous record for a work by a living artist was held by Jeff Koons' sculpture "Balloon Dog," which sold for $58.4 million in 2013.
Forecasters said the snow should turn to mostly sleet and rain before changing to rain overnight.