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Heitkamp, national experts talk human trafficking at UND
Minneapolis cop charged with vowing to shoot sister-in-law
Student in sexual harassment trial gets $1; lawyers awarded $305K in fees
Scout builds bat houses to ease sting of park visits
Kevin Cramer quiet on Senate intentions, lags Heitkamp in fundraising
Come for the booze, stay for the food at these 5 local pubs
Beyond Running opens, to hold grand opening event later this month
Fargo's Downtown Community Partnership hires new president and CEO
Maximum Performance & Fitness expected to open WF location in December
Lululemon store is coming to West Acres
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Commentary: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp raised more money from Goldman Sachs employees than North Dakotans
Commentary: Video: Anti-oil zealots shut down public hearing on Line Three Pipeline
Commentary: Poll: 42 percent of North Dakotans say they’re less likely to vote for Heitkamp if she opposes Trump tax plan
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
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
UND alumnus to make 360-degree interactive photo of Fighting Hawks-Gophers hockey game
A rundown of the seven UND-Minnesota games since their last meeting in Grand forks
No. 1-ranked Packers cruise to victory to cap perfect regular season
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
Outgoing UND athletic director to be paid through January 2019
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
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
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
To feed or not to feed
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
Robert "Bob" Zimny
Ione A. Johnson
Alvin H. Zaeske
September 9, 2017
Port: Heitkamp cozies up to the man her Democratic base views as the American Hitler
To hear many Democrats tell it, including some high-profile progressive activists and left wing commentators right here in North Dakota, President...
September 9, 2017 - 2:05pm
MINDING OUR ELDERS: Maintaining dignity of aging parent takes special patience
Dear Carol: I've decided that my mother must have dementia. Today I discovered that her tax return was rejected because she had marked several...
September 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
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
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
August 30, 2017
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 28, 2017
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: The family who schools together stays together
FARGO — We've started a new way of life this year in many aspects, and school is no exception. Surprising even myself, we've taken the...
August 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 27, 2017
PORT: Some good news and bad news for the NDGOP heading into 2018
MINOT, N.D. — I have some good news and bad news for North Dakota Republicans who are anxious to maintain and expand their grip on elected...
August 27, 2017 - 5:00am
August 26, 2017
Be careful - yellow jacket season has arrived
It was a beautiful late-summer evening, and we were grilling up some venison brats and sitting down to enjoy a cookout on the deck washed down with a couple of cold Samuel Adams Octoberfests. The arrival of Sam's Octoberfest is an anticipated event on the calendar because it's yet...
August 26, 2017 - 8:02pm
Waxwing salvages eclipse experience
The cedar waxwing is always a welcome bird, and never more so than at noon Monday of last week. That was Solar Eclipse Day, and Suezette and...
August 26, 2017 - 8:01pm
August 23, 2017
Port: ND politicos are treating Trump like an election year asset
Will President Donald Trump be an albatross around the neck of Republican candidates in North Dakota during the 2018 election cycle? Former...
August 23, 2017 - 7:43am
LOST ITALIAN: Garden-fresh veggies inspire salad
FARGO — This week's recipe is inspired by what we are currently harvesting in our vegetable garden, or more appropriately, Gio's vegetable...
August 23, 2017 - 4:00am
August 20, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: To ID hawks, eliminate the red-tail
The red-tailed hawk is easily the most common raptor in this part of the world, and it is most conspicuous in late August, as young-of-the year...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
PORT: Deploying violence against speech, even hateful speech, is no act of heroism
MINOT, N.D. — Will North Dakota get its own version of Charlottesville? A Fargo man named Peter Tefft, a self-described "white nationalist"...
August 20, 2017 - 4:00am
August 19, 2017
A great perennial with a bad name
Q: I purchased this Joe-Pye Weed from Cashman Nursery in Bismarck in the fall of 2014 and I love it. It grows nearly six feet high each year...
August 19, 2017 - 5:52am