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North Dakota Senate fails to override Burgum's veto on bonus bill
Moorhead runaway teen found in Kidder County
Minnesota- based Land O'Lakes, Inc. acquires Vermont Creamery
Sadeks 'appalled' by ND Senate push to gut bill protecting police informants
ND traffic stop leads to drug bust of more than 16 pounds of marijuana
New first-of-its-kind store for ND to open this weekend in West Fargo
South Fargo Mexican restaurant goes out of business after closing for second time
These 16 restaurants aren't in North Dakota, but they should be
With third new north Fargo development, residents, builders look at impact on neighborhood
Prairie Brothers Brewing to open taproom soon
McFeely: 'It's a sad day for everybody': UND athletic director Brian Faison says during WDAY radio interview
Port: The UND’s women’s hockey program lost $1.9 million in 2016
Port: 'This will ultimately enhance your privacy' Congressman Cramer says of controversial internet bill
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (3-22-17)
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Nursery News (3-15-17)
Nursery News (3-8-17)
Nursery News (3-1-17)
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
UND commit flies into Grand Forks from Boston, finds out women's hockey is getting cut
MSUM Coaches Show
Injuries end playing career of UND football captain
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
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
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
Helen B. Klein
Mary C. McPherson
Ronald P. Kanarr
March 15, 2017
Cartoon by Steve Stark
Cartoon by Steve Stark
March 15, 2017 - 5:51am
Mattern: Thank you to the Pioneer for 50 years of serving our community
To the West Fargo Pioneer staff. Congratulations on the 50th anniversary of the West Fargo Pioneer. West Fargo has grown by leaps and bounds,...
March 15, 2017 - 5:50am
Hope Kris Cramer's angry letter makes her feel better
To Kris Cramer of Bismarck, do you need a hug to make you feel better? It felt like there was smoke coming out of your ears and lightning bolts coming out of your eyes as you wrote your angry letter about the Congressional women who wore white to the joint session of Congress. As...
March 15, 2017 - 5:25am
Ex-Tobacco users want BreatheND to stay
I started smoking when I was 13, and was a two-pack-a-day smoker for many years. I watched both my grandfathers die from smoking, and several aunts and uncles. Last year I had part of my left lung removed after recurring lung disease. Quitting smoking was one of the most difficult...
March 15, 2017 - 5:09am
March brings madness
What is your school of thought for March Madness? Is it that time of year when the NCAA basketball tournaments get rolling? Is it the 64 plus team tournament and all the crazy results which happen? Is it the high school state tournaments and all the crazy things that happen during...
March 15, 2017 - 5:00am
March 14, 2017
Port: Senate votes down blue laws repeal amid bizarre rant about atheists
After the House passed a repeal of North Dakota’s blue laws – the prohibition on some types of retail sales on Sunday mornings – I expected...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
Lower-profile ND gambling bill could unleash $200 million per year in 'instant' racing bets
FARGO -- North Dakota’s Legislature is doing its best to expand gambling and, possibly, punch the state’s charitable gaming in the gut. We...
March 14, 2017 - 5:51pm
Port: Defeat of the #NoDAPL movement is a win for the rule of law
According to a report from my colleague Amy Dalrymple, the much-protested Dakota Access Pipeline should be completed next week.
March 14, 2017 - 11:04am
Parenting Perspectives: When family's away, Dad will... clean, apparently
Before the snow started flying on Sunday, I found myself home alone for the first time in about a year. Totally alone. My wife, Emily, was in...
March 14, 2017 - 10:52am
Mike Jacobs: Suspicion complicates North Dakota's feelings about higher ed
Two weeks ago, I wrote about the support North Dakotans have displayed for their colleges and universities. It's been strong and consistent,...
March 14, 2017 - 7:51am
March 13, 2017
Port: UND economics professor says he'd flunk North Dakota's revenue forecasters
Revenue forecasts in North Dakota are extremely important. That’s because our Legislature doesn’t meet very often (nor do most citizens want...
March 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
5 questions with ... Dawn Nagel, FSA executive director and cattle rancher from Gettysburg, S.D.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today? I am the executive director of the Sully County Farm Service Agency in South Dakota. I work with producers...
March 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
Pinke: Unexpected visit brings joy
The doorbell rang on a regular Wednesday afternoon. You have to make an effort to drive out to our house, so it's rare for the doorbell to ring...
March 13, 2017 - 2:30pm
Port: North Dakota should just legalize gambling
Today a legislative committee is hearing testimony on HCR3033, a proposed constitutional amendment allowing for the creation of a limited number...
March 13, 2017 - 10:59am
Positively Beautiful: What is 'cupping' and is it safe?
If you followed the news coverage of the Olympic Games in Rio last summer, you might have noticed something slightly ... odd. Specifically: odd-looking...
March 13, 2017 - 9:09am