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Heated Twitter comments follow ND legislative forum
'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Minnesota Legislature: Tax cuts almost a cinch, but who gets them?
Man kills his mother, then himself after shooting at officers during high-speed chase in Minnesota
FM News reopens in south Fargo with new owners
Fargo's Grazies Italian restaurant to reopen with new owner
Passenger boardings continue to fall at most ND airports
New store coming to former Moorhead Kmart building
West Fargo Applebee's goes out of business
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (2-15-17)
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Nursery News (1-18-17)
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Senior luncheon, baked potato feed coming up
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Gophers win fifth straight, beat Michigan for first time since 2011
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Wild's farm club turns it around
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
MN announces plans to close hatchery used to raise trout, salmon
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
Frank L. Nickel
February 15, 2017
Lost Italian: Herb-encrusted pork tenderloin roast an easy weeknight dinner
Pork tenderloin is typically my go-to protein whenever I need a quick and easy dinner. This extra-lean cut of meat is full of flavor, super versatile...
February 15, 2017 - 4:31pm
Port: Gov. Burgum runs afoul of state Senate's prohibition on wearing jeans
Of course, right after I write a post about how well Governor Doug Burgum and lawmakers are working together, the former runs afoul of the latter’s...
February 15, 2017 - 3:37pm
World of Wine: Malbecs offer plump fruit flavor at good price
In a recent survey of the wines in my cellar, I found a preponderance of malbec. Why? The reason for me is something I call 'wine security'....
February 15, 2017 - 3:27pm
Column: Non-humans and the environment in our democracy
Dear Readers: No country can yet claim to be a fully democratic society, because democracy calls for inclusivity and equal consideration of the...
February 15, 2017 - 2:24pm
Port: Senator Heitkamp’s fence sitting on federal flaring rules is perplexing
There is a push in Congress right now to disapprove an Obama administration regulation aimed at the oil industry. The so-called “venting and...
February 15, 2017 - 10:52am
Scott Hennen: GoFundMe's NoDAPL dollars put police in danger
Throughout the protests surrounding the Dakota Access pipeline in Morton County, N.D., many people have asked how these protesters are being...
February 15, 2017 - 10:29am
Letter: What if the state legislators could save some money?
What if, in their alleged drive to cut costs and save money, the North Dakota Legislature could easily save almost a million dollars? What if...
February 15, 2017 - 6:06am
Steve Stark Cartoon
Cartoon by Steve Stark
February 15, 2017 - 6:05am
Letter: Police chief situation handled poorly
Something stinks in West Fargo and it is not the lagoon. When I heard on the news that Mike Reitan had been suspended as Chief of Police, I went...
February 15, 2017 - 6:05am
Many issues on the plate of the state's Legislature
North Dakotans have heard many comments about some of the light-weight issues being considered in the legislature, and I would agree that some...
February 15, 2017 - 6:04am
Reitan: An open letter to the community of West Fargo
On Jan. 13, following an executive session of the West Fargo City Commission, Mayor Mattern stepped before the media and announced I had been...
February 15, 2017 - 6:03am
February 14, 2017
McFeely: UND president goes high-falutin'... and there is silence
The pitchforks are being sharpened and the torches soaked in kerosene, we presume. What else should we expect from the great state of North Dakota...
February 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
Port's Notebook: Discrimination legislation, Doug Burgum, and the sun sets on #NoDAPL
The sun seems to be setting on the #NoDAPL protest movement. The activists who set out to fight the Dakota Access Pipeline seem to have lost...
February 14, 2017 - 10:46am
Port: Please stop wasting time wrangling over your salary, Gov. Burgum
Dear Governor Burgum, During your campaign against Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem in the Republican primary you promised to decline your salary...
February 14, 2017 - 10:26am
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
This will be our second Valentine's Day as parents. I have no idea what we did last year to "celebrate," but I don't really remember what I was...
February 14, 2017 - 8:52am