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West Nile Virus cases found in 28 ND counties
Did suspect help kill Savanna or just cover it up? Jurors hear two tales of events
Human remains found in North Dakota Badlands identified
West Fargo high-rise property demolition on track; new public housing complex planned
Clay County judge in the running for seat on Minnesota appeals court
Sen. Judy Lee honored as Chamber's Legacy Award winner at its annual meeting
Dr. AJ Majidian joins Dr. Kent Shirley in dental practice
Nelson Joins Western State Bank
Torbenson Joins Western State Bank
Erik Fjelde Joins Town & Country Credit Union
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Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Commentary: What if Democratic electioneering is hurting our ability to get better trade deals?
Schools of Thought: The Flag
September 25 WFPS Bond Referendum Package
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
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Duane & Rose Hovland
Ribbon-cutting ceremony opens Fargo's new City Hall to public
Sanford physicians hit the floor for 'Dancing With the Doctors'
Parents of family killed in drunken driving crash awarded for awareness work
More than 20 events planned for Welcoming Week
Duluth police yield to NAACP on 'use of force' event
Forum prep sports podcast discusses another week of football, volleyball, cross country, golf
Calendar for Sept. 19, 2018
Results for Sept. 19, 2018
Packers offense comes alive in win over Legacy
Packers dismiss girls swim coach
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
home & garden
red river valley fair
North Dakota pheasant numbers similar to last year; Huns up slightly and sharptails decline
Commentary: Wishing for rain as fall approaches
Column: Walleye bust rumor turns out to be overstated
One-tenth of pronghorn applications approved for North Dakota hunting licenses
After 50 years of teaching firearm safety, Minnesota instructor has no plans on retiring
William "Bill" Johnson
Bonnie Lee Kepler
Gregory August Stanke
Lora M. Stark
Keith Lyle Hartwig
August 30, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp’s opposition to Trump’s farmer aid package must not have been polling well
Senator Heidi Heitkamp has been an outspoken critic of the Trump administration’s aid to farmers impacted by tariffs resulting from his on-going...
August 30, 2018 - 12:53pm
August 29, 2018
Commentary: The absurdity of identity politics when identity is self-identified
MINOT, N.D.—There's some weird stuff going on in the national Democratic Party, otherwise known as the organization North Dakota Democrats...
August 29, 2018 - 6:40am
August 26, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp's unseemly relationship with tobacco litigators should be a cautionary tale for opioid lawsuits
MINOT, N.D.—The state of North Dakota has, thanks to Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, joined a lawsuit against the opioid industry that's...
August 26, 2018 - 7:02am
August 23, 2018
Commentary: Enrollment numbers are the wrong metric by which to measure higher education success
News from North Dakota’s two largest universities – UND in Grand Forks and NDSU in Fargo – is that fall enrollment is down this year. Based...
August 23, 2018 - 12:08pm
August 22, 2018
Commentary: Measure 1 is an affront to the First Amendment
MINOT, N.D.—A group calling themselves the North Dakotans for Public Integrity is backing Measure 1, a constitutional ballot measure sold...
August 22, 2018 - 6:45am
August 20, 2018
Commentary: Attorney says plain reading of recreational marijuana measure it legalizes driving while stoned
Mark Friese is a defense attorney with the Vogel Law Firm in Fargo. He supports decriminalizing marijuana for recreational use. He also says...
August 20, 2018 - 4:02pm
August 18, 2018
Commentary: Hate ugly politics and hypocritical politicians? Blame the voters
We are now in the heart of the election season. Early voting has made the campaigning during this part of the cycle even more intense. While...
August 18, 2018 - 4:53pm
August 17, 2018
Commentary: Free speech group says ethics ballot measure may violate the 1st Amendment
“North Dakota’s current campaign finance and lobbying laws are already unclear. The initiative could raise serious First Amendment concerns...
August 17, 2018 - 11:53am
August 15, 2018
Commentary: The public's loss of faith in mass media began long before Donald Trump
MINOT, N.D. — It's become fashionable for journalists to blame Donald Trump and his attacks on "fake news" for undermining the public's...
August 15, 2018 - 8:28am
August 13, 2018
Commentary: Trump to sign funding ban for universities hosting Chinese Institute once touted at North Dakota universities
Back in 2010 the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education approved requests from Dickinson State University and North Dakota State to create...
August 13, 2018 - 10:57am
August 12, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp's control over her carefully cultivated "North Dakota nice" persona is slipping
How does a Democrat like Heidi Heitkamp get elected in a state like North Dakota where no other Democrat has won on the statewide ballot in...
August 12, 2018 - 8:02am
August 10, 2018
Commentary: It kinda seems like the Heitkamp campaign is panicking
A couple of things have happened which make me think that Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign is in full-on panic mode. For one thing the Democratic...
August 10, 2018 - 9:59am
August 9, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp’s polling numbers improve slightly, plurality still say it’s time to elect someone else
Since about February the polling has not been good for incumbent Senator Heidi Heitkamp. Not only have independent media polls consistently shown...
August 9, 2018 - 10:06am
August 8, 2018
Commentary: Podcast: 'It’s not my job to make her accessible' Cramer says scheduling debates with Heitkamp
Congressman Kevin Cramer joined my radio show today for his weekly open phones segment, and I asked him about his opponent Senator Heidi Heitkamp...
August 8, 2018 - 3:35pm
Commentary: The public deserves details about the cost of Governor Burgum’s security
For a while now there has been a lot of hot gossip in North Dakota’s capitol building about Governor Doug Burgum’s travel expenses and his...
August 8, 2018 - 10:48am