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Hagerott requests investigation of alleged political pressure, "defamatory" campaign
ND voter database not breached by hackers, says state's top election official
Former Moorhead restaurant worker pleads guilty to recording women while they use bathroom
St. Louis man convicted in F-M sex sting gets 90 days
With higher deer population, Minn. wolf numbers jump 25 percent
40 years later, downtown Fargo's pioneer of nightlife gets his day
Content with its content: Minnesota Public Radio celebrates 50th anniversary with events in Moorhead
Women's clothing boutique Laurie's moves west to new Fargo storefront
Top 10 attractions college students should check out in Fargo-Moorhead
Fargo native opens children's clothing boutique in south Fargo
Port: Did Obamacare's Medicaid expansion contribute to North Dakota's opioid crisis?
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
Port: Your right to protest does not make your protest right
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
Brad Dokken: New border crossing system goes online in Northwest Angle
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hummingbirds appear in the garden
UND football team hopes player-only meeting is step in the right direction
Sam Cook: Damp weather, lots of foliage slow grouse opener
Ground game is suddenly UND's enemy
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Montana State hands UND its second straight blowout loss; Hawks drop to 1-3
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
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
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
Bernice B. Schmidt
Vicki L. Scott
Marlene M. Weippert
September 6, 2017
Ed Schafer: Trump should emulate North Dakota on tax reform
It’s a great day in North Dakota and I welcome President Trump to the Bismarck and Mandan communities. My hope is he learns about the ND experience...
September 6, 2017 - 7:46am
September 5, 2017
Port: An open letter to President Trump on his visit to North Dakota
Dear President Trump, I want to welcome you to North Dakota. The best state in the union, from my perspective, but I may be a bit biased. We...
September 5, 2017 - 6:09pm
Port: Heitkamp criticized by former Democratic Party Chairman for welcoming Trump to North Dakota
President Donald Trump coming to North Dakota has present Senator Heidi Heitkamp with a political conundrum. On one hand is Senator Heitkamp’s...
September 5, 2017 - 3:07pm
Port: Why do we have a double standard for diversity in education?
Over the weekend my colleague Helmut Schmidt published an article about the lack of gender diversity in leadership positions in our schools in...
September 5, 2017 - 9:55am
September 4, 2017
McFeely: Native American leader right to use Savanna's death to highlight the big picture
Dave Archambault, a Native American leader, is taking a risk by speaking up about the killing of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind, a Native American...
September 4, 2017 - 6:00am
September 2, 2017
Port: Meanwhile, in the real world, things aren't so cynical
"Fifteen years ago, the internet was an escape from the real world," Bloomberg View columnist Noah Smith posted on Twitter recently. "Now, the...
September 2, 2017 - 11:28am
September 1, 2017
Port: At-risk Sen. Heidi Heitkamp welcomes Trump to ND with open arms
Earlier today I wrote that President Donald Trump would probably turn up the heat on Senator Heidi Heitkamp during his upcoming visit to North...
September 1, 2017 - 1:08pm
Port: Expect Trump to turn up the heat on Heitkamp during ND visit
News broke yesterday that President Donald Trump will be visiting the Bismarck/Mandan area next week. It will be Trump’s second visit to North...
September 1, 2017 - 9:43am
August 31, 2017
Schools of Thought: expanding my world of sports
School is back this month and so is fall. Time flies is commonly used when describing lives of people, growth of children, seasonal changes and so forth. This column is already my number 28 for The Pioneer and those 28 months flew by. During this time,the content of the column has...
August 31, 2017 - 12:31pm
Port: 'When two enemies are talking, they’re not fighting'
Not so long ago I had as a guest on my radio show Fargo-area citizen Peter Tefft. You can listen to the interview here.
August 31, 2017 - 10:28am
August 30, 2017
McFeely: When Grand Forks flooded, the President's words offered aid and comfort
President Donald Trump tried to make a save Wednesday, prefacing remarks in Missouri about tax cuts with words of supposed support for those...
August 30, 2017 - 5:48pm
Port: Protest groups must be held civilly liable for harm done to lawful, permitted industry
I’m sure the folks at Enbridge, who are in the process of building the Line 3 Replacement pipeline which crosses down from Canada through the...
August 30, 2017 - 2:43pm
Port: Double taxing the oil industry is a good way for the Three Affiliated Tribes to lose a lot of money
Back during their 2015 session North Dakota lawmakers removed from the oil industry a massive tax exemption triggered by low oil prices. They...
August 30, 2017 - 10:56am
August 29, 2017
Port: Is a move to the left what North Dakota Democrats need?
Yesterday on my radio show (podcast here, audio below) I interviewed Mark Haugen. Haugen is the interim chairman of the new Nonpartisan League...
August 29, 2017 - 9:18am
Will Kulm, N.D., school host a cult?
The recent news of Sam and Laura (Winrod) Leppert buying a vacated school building in Kulm, N.D., brought back memories for me. Laura is a daughter...
August 29, 2017 - 8:02am