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Breaking bread: Blessed Sacrament serves up annual Thanksgiving meal
This week in history (Nov. 25, 2015)
A 'Starbucks' classroom for kids: Legacy Elementary uses flexible seating
Volunteering with VFW program rewarding for students
Mitten tree returns to library
West Fargo Microtel Inn & Suites TAG Approved
Moore Engineering opens Bismarck office
Business Briefs: Nov. 25, 2015
Western State Bank, Engstrom receive awards
Business briefs: Nov. 18, 2015
Chief's Corner: Dial 211 for Essential Community Services
Letter: West Fargo School Board thanks voters
Letter: Thank you from the VOICE
Steve Stark cartoon (Nov. 25, 2015)
Trygve Olson cartoon (Nov. 18, 2015)
The Packer Weekly: Senior Toay juggles three leadership positions
Nursery News (11-25-15)
Senior menu (Nov. 25, 2015)
Storybook breakfast coming up Dec. 12
Nursery News (11-18-15)
Holiday Craft/Vendor Fair set for West Fargo church
Eight local students part of annual Concordia concert
Library News: Nov. 25, 2015
Holy Cross schedules Christmas Cantata
Library news (Nov. 18, 2015)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Small visitors not Canadas; or something that declares a similar theme
Flight Lines: Animals, birds also store food
April 1, 2014
Omdahl: The billboard mogul with a warm message
Harold Newman was a homemade entrepreneur who pulled himself up by his own bootstraps. He passed away recently at his home in Jamestown. Starting with a modest sign painting venture, Harold progressed from his small shop to become the billboard mogul of North Dakota and the Upper...
April 1, 2014 - 1:56pm
March 18, 2014
Omdahl: Education reform opposition involves strange bedfellows
The Russians invaded Ukraine and the New York Stock Market dropped 200 points. The situation stabilized and the stock market recovered. That underscores the fact that we are in a world economy and occurrences on the other side of the globe have a dramatic impact on the American economic...
March 18, 2014 - 3:58pm
February 11, 2014
Omdahl: Churches not ready for loving one another
In case you haven’t noticed, the Founding Fathers created a governmental system that is not supposed to work until we can mobilize massive agreement. With separation of powers, we have had modest gridlock for two centuries so it was inevitable that we would end up some day with...
February 11, 2014 - 2:56pm
December 24, 2013
Omdahl: Yes, Virginia, there still is a Santa Claus
In 1897 – 116 years ago – eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon asked her father if there was a Santa Claus. He passed the buck to the editors of the New York Sun where veteran newsman Francis Church responded with an editorial called ‘Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus.” Church...
December 24, 2013 - 10:09am
April 22, 2013
Omdahl: Christians shouldn't depend on the government
After a couple centuries of government support, the Protestant mores that have dominated the American culture are disappearing from the public square. A majority of Americans support same-sex marriage, legalizing marijuana, and abortion, not to mention other activities and values...
opinion / Lloyd Ohmdahl
April 22, 2013 - 10:22am
July 21, 2010
LWV takes on legislative apportionment, uphill fight but worth the discussion
Republicans and Democrats may not agree on much these days, but they will be in the same corner when it comes to controlling of the reallocation of legislative seats after completion of the federal census. Redistribution of seats on all governing bodies, except those elected at large,...
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
June proclaimed turn signal month
Just last week, a young man from a Christian family in the Minneapolis area was jailed for an outburst of road rage in which he, after a series of other maneuvers, rear-ended the object of his anger. In the news account, his father asked for prayer. The concerned...
June 9, 2010 - 11:49am
October 15, 2009
Committee gets simple solution for terrorism
"Shut the door!" barked Old Sievert as the cold northwest wind whipped past Holger Danske who was entering the community hall for an emergency meeting of the Homeland Security Committee. (A frost had just destroyed most of the pumpkins, making the townspeople very cranky.) Offended,...
October 15, 2009 - 12:00am