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Rise Above Seizures Walk Aug. 3 at Scheels Arena
German Folk Festival set for July 29 at Rheault Farm
Body of MSUM swimming instructor heading home to Ethiopia
It's today: New Sanford Medical Center opens
Moorhead approves tax break for former power plant site
Mapping memories: Fargo woman's new products offer artistic views of favorite Minnesota lakes
Fargo artist opening store to sell her work
New car wash coming soon to south Fargo development
Bell Bank to relocate its Fargo Southpointe branch to new building
Food for beer: Budweiser's Moorhead Malt Plant celebrates farmers with Grower Days festivities
Jacobs: N.D. Democrats stuck in the doldrums
Port: Over 94 percent of Heidi Heitkamp’s second quarter fundraising came from outside ND
Column: Drought, an old foe, returns in strength
Pinke Post: The best yes volunteer and county fair experience
Port: A jaded conservative acknowledges government competence
Nursery News (7-12-17)
Young -- and seasoned: 27-year-old charter captain has been fishing Lake Superior for most of his life
Nursery News (7-5-17)
Nursery News (6-28-17)
Nursery News (6-21-17)
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
West Fargo teen making most of life after terminal brain cancer diagnosis
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
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
Martha I. Ostern
Ron G. Westrick
Lynette J. Berg
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
May 28, 2017
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
DULUTH — Astronauts conducted an emergency spacewalk earlier this week to replace a failed computer that controlled the solar power system,...
May 28, 2017 - 6:06pm
Column: Lessons from a great leader
I love observing, asking questions of, and reading about great leaders. John Maxwell talks about leaders who are travel agents and leaders who...
May 28, 2017 - 11:39am
May 27, 2017
Port: Numbers support Heitkamp defense against Democratic Party faction
We have reached a strange crossroads when I, perhaps one her sharpest critics, feel inspired to come to the defense of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp....
May 27, 2017 - 3:43pm
May 26, 2017
Port: Thank the government for protecting you from low milk prices
A reader recently sent me a picture of this sign posted on the glass door of a refrigerated display at a convenience store in Bismarck. It warns...
May 26, 2017 - 1:32pm