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Feds won’t grant permission to finish controversial pipeline, wants other routes explored
VIDEO: Law enforcers back away from skirmish line to de-escalate tensions at Standing Rock protest site
Sense of duty draws U.S. veterans to Dakota pipeline protest
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Feds won’t grant permission to finish controversial pipeline, want other routes explored
letter to the editor
October 31, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Lund right voice to represent District 16
There is an opportunity for positive change in District 16 on November 2, and that opportunity is to vote John Lund for the House of Representatives. I have known John for 29 years and for fourteen of those years he has been my business partner. John understands investing for the...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
Letter to the Editor: Decision time in North Dakota
It's decision time in North Dakota. Soon, voters will decide not only who will represent us in the United States Senate, but perhaps who will control the United States Senate. With that in mind, there are a few simple things we should all consider before going to the polls. This...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Gulleson strong farm advocate
I'm tired of Kevin Cramer's negative campaign messages. By attacking Pam Gulleson and her family for struggling to make ends meet, Kevin Cramer just hit a new low. I grew up on a North Dakota farm and I know very well about the challenges we faced. It is true that Pam Gulleson's family...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Baesler right choice for public instruction leader
North Dakota is at an historic point in education. Decisions made in the next four years will determine what happens with K-12 education for the next 4-5 decades. It is critically important to choose the best person to lead our public schools into the future, and Kirsten Baesler is...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Letter to the Editor: Measure 3 will not protect farmers
I agree with Link Reinhiller who recently wrote, "Measure 3 on the November ballot will not actually protect farmers and ranchers. Instead, it will open up a flood of problems." The amendment would appear to threaten not only the common good, but also more individual rights than...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Representatives ignoring solutions
Currently within this State of North Dakota, the State Representatives are all seeking some type endorsement towards a Balanced Budget which could honestly be asserted and possibly aquired through some type or form of innovation for the State.
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Community High involvement a welcome addition
Several members of the West Fargo Education Association, a group of 563 West Fargo Professional Staff and Education Support Professionals, recently participated in the West Fest parade. Joining them were several students from Community High School: Megan Rolie, Emalee Lewis, Jamz...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Camp Invention hosts
I would like to thank West Fargo Public Schools and Westside Elementary School for hosting the Camp Invention program this summer. Camp Invention director Kaye Fischer and talented local teaching camp staff helped to prepare local youth for future success through practical application...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Thank you for dedication to West Fest
This past weekend, our community celebrated another West Fest - our twenty-first. The weather was perfect and, as usual, we had a tremendous turnout and support for this great community event. A great deal of work goes into the planning and execution of the plan for this celebration....
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Pyle has leadership skills necessary
To the Residents of Cass County: I would like to encourage you to vote for Brandy Pyle for Cass County Commissioner. In my years on the Casselton City Council I have had the pleasure of working with several city auditors, but none have shown the commitment and enthusiasm that Brady...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Letter to the Editor
To the Editor: As North Dakota students head back to school, I would like to encourage parents to visit their local library to make sure their children and teens sign-up for the most important school supply of all - a library card. September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Gulleson is strong on Social Security
I was impressed when I saw Pam Gulleson talking about Social Security last week - she clearly knows her stuff and she is willing to talk with people about common sense solutions. Instead of looking down on senior citizens from a distance, she came out and met with them at meetings...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Letter to the editor: Consider using
North Dakota is rich in natural gas but low gas prices are causing oil companies that are pumping in North Dakota to burn it instead of collect and sell it because it is simply more cost efficient. Extraction is currently at a net loss for them. When a rig goes in the ground, natural...
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Taylor on top of state issues
Every time a major issue takes over the headlines in North Dakota, it seems like Ryan Taylor is right there with ideas on how to address it. Whether the issue is common sense property tax relief, oil development in western North Dakota, flood recovery needs in Minot, or helping...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Post prom, grad group grateful for support
On behalf of our West Fargo Post Prom Post Grad Committee I would like to express our gratitude to the many local merchants, civic groups and parents who generously donated money, items and time to another year of safe celebration for our area youth. Your contributions made it possible...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am