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Hoeven doesn't support health care bill in current form
Cass County workforce career academy gets OK to seek financial support
Overnight closures on I-29 in Fargo scheduled this week
Shots fired in small western ND town results in at least one serious injury
Jet skier, pontoon operator still missing in ND waters
New Perspective opens with focus on successful aging
How to hang on to millennial workers, according to millennials
Bobcat unveils building renovated for 'innovative and collaborative culture'
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Worker shortage forces owner to close Fargo restaurant after three months
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Port: Lawmakers right to sue Burgum
Port: Heidi Heitkamp is the most disingenuous politician in North Dakota
Nursery News (6-14-17)
Nursery News (6-7-17)
Nursery News (6-21-17)
Izzo: A day that will be remembered in NDSU football recruiting history
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Family's long travels to Maris tourney in Fargo is a 'ritual'
Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
William "Bill" Fisk
Pauline C. Geck
June 8, 2017
Port: Cramer says legislating can be easier with media focused on Trump, Comey
“There’s some parts of it I’ve found easier,” Congressman Kevin Cramer told me yesterday during our radio interview. I had asked him...
June 8, 2017 - 8:45am
June 7, 2017
Port: Don’t erase ugly history, teach it
There is a controversy in Fargo over the name of Woodrow Wilson High School.
June 7, 2017 - 9:25am
Commencement is really about Being Ready for Lifelong Learning
I recently had the honor of watching over 500 West Fargo Public Schools students graduate in our various ceremonies, and I had the privilege...
June 7, 2017 - 5:35am
June 6, 2017
Port: Understand what the term 'shouting fire in a theater' means before you use it
“Comedian Kathy Griffin has proverbially shouted ‘fire’ in a movie theater and now is distraught over the consequences,” the Grand Forks...
June 6, 2017 - 10:54am
June 5, 2017
Port: Where Burgum should focus if he wants his 'Main Street Initiative' to succeed
Governor Doug Burgum has a column today in the Fargo Forum touting his vision for North Dakota’s downtown areas. I think he needs to realize...
June 5, 2017 - 1:20pm
Port: Chancellor Hagerott says ND university system has 'dilemma' handling 'speed of change'
“We have a dilemma here,” North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott told me during an interview on my radio show on Friday....
June 5, 2017 - 9:15am
June 4, 2017
AstroBob: Giant star becomes a black hole right before our eyes
Who would ever have thought we'd see a massive star become a black hole just like that? And yet that's the best explanation for the sudden disappearance...
June 4, 2017 - 7:14pm
June 3, 2017
Port: When anti-Trump hysteria kills
Mavis Otuteye, a native of Ghana in west Africa, was found dead this week near a tiny Minnesota border city north of Grand Forks, N.D. Otuteye...
June 3, 2017 - 3:52pm
Pinke Post: Make a town your community
Ten years ago, at age 31, my husband returned to live and work in his hometown. He transitioned from being an "achiever" (one who left) to a...
June 3, 2017 - 1:14pm
June 2, 2017
Port: Gov. Burgum says we’re 'moving towards an era of zero tolerance” for oil spills
Recently North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum held a closed door meeting with representatives of the oil and gas industry to talk about pipeline...
June 2, 2017 - 9:26am
June 1, 2017
Judge Frank Racek: Offender rehabilitation needs to be more focused and more flexible
Recently, the North Dakota legislature passed bills referred to as “Justice Reinvestment.” These measures were designed to decrease the number...
June 1, 2017 - 10:47am
May 31, 2017
Port: State Senator Tom Campbell apparently polling ahead of potential 2018 run
State Senator Tom Campbell, a Republican from Grafton, has long made it clear that he’d like to move up the political ladder.
May 31, 2017 - 12:53pm
Port: Law enforcement coordinated response to #NoDAPL protests with pipeline security contractor, and so what?
A left wing website called The Intercept obtained and published a bunch of documents illustrating coordination between law enforcement personnel...
May 31, 2017 - 8:58am
May 30, 2017
Port: Opponents of Meridian’s Davis Refinery are misleading the public
An opposition group has formed aimed at blocking the construction of the Davis Refinery in western North Dakota. The refinery would be near the...
May 30, 2017 - 9:36am
Mike Jacobs: Of railroads, newspapers and education
The circumstances facing higher education these days remind me strongly of the situation facing newspapers a couple of decades ago. Industry...
May 30, 2017 - 8:09am