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Minnesota-based beef-supplying giant Cargill to exit U.S. cattle-feeding business
North Dakota's 'water protectors' bring their pipeline story to film
U.S. East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative
Cooking with items straight from Mother Nature can be a holistic dining experience
Suspect charged in holdup of south Moorhead convenience store
Despite some progress, F-M's worker shortage to remain a challenge
HBC announces Lego homebuilding winners
Insomnia Cookies apologizes after Fargo employee calls police officer 'pig'
Rapid innovation in China makes country 'fascinating case study' for college students
This year, dozens of Red River Valley farmers look to grow hemp
Port: That wasn’t slut shaming, and we need to talk about this double standard for female victims
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
McFeely: When 'he's just doing his job' isn't a good enough excuse
Port: House members laugh as they vote down 'Dollar Doug' amendment
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap, miffing Carlson and developer
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (4-26-17)
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake, but could flood thousands of acres
Nursery News (4-19-17)
Nursery News (4-5-17)
Nursery News (April 12)
Izzo: NDSU's top five NFL-bound opponents from 2016-17 season
Mustangs first West Fargo team to win home invite
DuBois makes Lions all-star game before Bemidji State career
Athlete Spotlight: Brooke Boyer and Emmy Burtsfield
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
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
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
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Elmer E. Kosse
Susan Marie Hagen Wedberg
April 12, 2017
Port: Kevin Cramer says Spicer Holocaust comment was 'dumb,' but 'technically right'
Congressman Kevin Cramer was on my radio show today for his weekly open phones segment. I asked him about the controversy over White House spokesman...
April 12, 2017 - 2:58pm
HOOPS ON HOPS: Spring beers to try
I like change-of-season beers to innovate and create approachable beers. Many breweries embrace the transitions of the season to showcase their...
April 12, 2017 - 9:54am
Port: Congressman Kevin Cramer says his ISP won’t turn over his internet history
Earlier this week I posted audio of Congressman Kevin Cramer, in responding to a caller on the Jay Thomas Show on 970 WDAY in Fargo, saying that...
April 12, 2017 - 9:22am
Flowers: A big thank you to business partners
Our business community members are tremendous supporters and partners for educators. On Jan. 18, members of the West Fargo School Board invited...
April 12, 2017 - 5:16am
April 11, 2017
Column: Alternatives to filling Easter baskets with candy
With Easter around the corner, baskets are filling up with candy. Sugar-packed treats are also part of the celebration for many adults. Pop...
April 11, 2017 - 10:43am
Port: Maybe wanting to understand the social impacts of refugee resettlement isn’t bigotry
My colleague Mike McFeely is urging his fellow liberals to call off an effort to recall right-of-center Fargo city commissioner David Piepkorn...
April 11, 2017 - 9:57am
Mike Jacobs: Face-off approaches in North Dakota Legislature
Little is certain in any representative assembly, except that there will be differences of opinion, and that these can escalate to disagreement,...
April 11, 2017 - 8:36am
April 10, 2017
Port: Where’s the evidence that successful sports teams increase enrollment at North Dakota universities?
I am absolutely delighted at the debate we are having in North Dakota right now over the cost of collegiate sports. Things might not change much,...
April 10, 2017 - 10:38am
April 8, 2017
Port: UND, NDSU sports cost college students, taxpayers
I wouldn't say I'm happy about the demise of the women's hockey program at the University of North Dakota — I feel for the students and...
April 8, 2017 - 2:25pm
Column: Rural communities need to welcome new people, new ideas
The "rural inquisition" is that friendly — and sometimes not-so-friendly — interrogation that occurs when someone new comes to town....
April 8, 2017 - 10:10am
April 7, 2017
Port: ND Democrats are right to worry about property tax hike
Back during his gubernatorial campaign last year Rep. Marvin Nelson (D-Rolla) warned that the state’s budget problems could result in property...
April 7, 2017 - 9:26am
April 6, 2017
Port: Sanford got caught with its hand in the cookie jar
Yesterday we had a bit of a political conflagration caused by NDSU President Dean Bresciani who claimed state lawmakers were trying to close...
April 6, 2017 - 9:51am
April 5, 2017
Port: Rep. Kevin Cramer on media bias questions: 'I just want to know whether they even care'
Since before election day North Dakota Congressman Kevin Cramer has been saying he wants to do something about left wing media bias in broadcast...
April 5, 2017 - 7:00pm
Port: Sen. Heitkamp, amid re-election campaign, jumps into fight over UND women's hockey program
In a decision she probably wouldn’t have made were she not up for re-election this cycle, Senator Heidi Heitkamp has jumped into in fight over...
April 5, 2017 - 4:49pm
McFeely: Sheriff's department says Casselton drug raid a response to citizens, information
A drug raid in Casselton, N.D., this week resulted in four people being charged with mostly minor offenses involving small amounts of marijuana....
April 5, 2017 - 1:36pm