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How much is a brand new sheriff worth? Cass County Commission decides Jesse Jahner's salary
Minot man arrested after standoff where he attacked police robot
Devils Lake officer will not face charges in shooting death of 26-year-old
Kennedy Elementary locked down twice in one day; employees hurt
Study: Numbers of missing, murdered indigenous women underreported
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
New Pizza Corner changes meet online outcry
ND Medicaid changes should improve access to addiction, mental health services
Rowland Joins Western State Bank
Western State Bank Donates to West Fargo Packer Backers
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Port: Group of Republicans considered attempt to replace Democrats as minority party in the legislature
Port: These are the changes lawmakers will have to make to comply with Measure 1
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Slette: The work begins now that the bond has passed
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
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Nursery News Nov. 14, 2018
Nursery News (Nov. 7, 2018)
Les & Judy Brandt
Harvey and Rosemary Heise
Firefighters finish mowing lawn after Fargo man suffers heart attack
One of a Kind: Graver Barbers continues to thrive on local growth and regular clients
'No days off': Kindred man running 5K a day, for a year
Above and Beyond: 16-year-old senior helps bring change with Fargo Youth Initiative
Moorhead water tower up for tank of the year
UPDATE: Packers take 4th, Mustangs 5th at state volleyball
State volleyball: Mustangs top Bismarck, claim first state match win
Clock strikes midnight on Cinderella Packers in state volleyball loss
Packers, Schatz survive Jamestown in state opener
WATCH: Ware, Patriots too much for Mustangs in state volleyball opener
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
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red river valley fair
ROBIN HUEBNER REPORTS: North Dakota couple brings baby along for the hunt
Deer hunting tradition resumes Friday, but many don't get tags
Flight Lines: The shrew, small but feisty
Tougher pheasant hunting the new normal in North Dakota
As hunters track down pheasants, ND game officials ask them to look for Palmer amaranth too
Shirley R. Anderson
Evelyn I. Schmidt
Virginia Mae Westman
June 21, 2018
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
One element of the political posturing around the issue of President Donald Trump’s new zero tolerance policy at the southern border, which...
June 21, 2018 - 10:06am
June 20, 2018
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
Earlier this year Duane Sand, who ran for both the U.S. House and Senate on behalf of the NDGOP in previous cycles, challenged two incumbent...
June 20, 2018 - 10:09am
June 11, 2018
Commentary: It sure seems like President Trump just snubbed senate candidate Kevin Cramer
Weeks ago North Dakota Democrats, and Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign, began pushing a narrative about a potential rift between...
June 11, 2018 - 2:42pm
Commentary: The Democratic brand is so toxic in North Dakota, Democrats lie and call themselves 'Independents'
Over the weekend the Grand Forks Herald published an interview with Democratic U.S. House candidate Mac Schneider. In the interview, Schneider...
June 11, 2018 - 10:29am
June 6, 2018
Commentary: Poll: Heitkamp approval goes underwater among North Dakotans, 50 percent say elect someone else
Morning Consult has released their monthly tracking polling of key states in the midterm elections, and much like last month it’s ugly news...
June 6, 2018 - 8:31am
June 1, 2018
Commentary: Koch Brothers praise Heidi Heitkamp, confuse the hell out of everyone
The Koch Brothers and the various groups they fund are a bête noire for our friends on the left. Senator Heidi Heitkamp, currently in the throes...
June 1, 2018 - 11:07am
May 30, 2018
Commentary: North Dakota’s Democrats, desperate to re-elect Heidi Heitkamp, suddenly love Donald Trump
Back in 2016 the North Dakota Democratic Party, as you might expect, were not fans of President Donald Trump.
May 30, 2018 - 11:50am
May 29, 2018
Commentary: As Native American voters abandon her, Democrat Heitkamp touts comparison to a caustic chemical
“I take ‘battery acid’ as a compliment,” Senator Heidi Heitkamp says in her latest campaign ad. It’s supposed to be a positive ad –...
May 29, 2018 - 9:25am
May 20, 2018
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
UPDATE: Gardner has withdrawn from the race, though as I note below I don’t believe he can get his name off of the primary ballot at this time....
May 20, 2018 - 12:01pm
May 14, 2018
Commentary: Sen. Heitkamp’s latest ad says she’ll 'work with anyone,' but her enemies list says otherwise
Publicly Senator Heidi Heitkamp likes to cultivate for herself a reputation as a pragmatic centrist. In fact, that’s the theme of her most...
May 14, 2018 - 1:27pm
May 11, 2018
Commentary: SBHE member Kevin Melicher is out as six candidates advance to fill vacancies
Kevin Melicher, who was appointed to the State Board of Higher Education by former Governor Jack Dalrymple, was never perceived as a strong pick....
May 11, 2018 - 9:57am
May 7, 2018
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign not saying if staff benefited from the Trump tax cuts she voted against
In my Sunday print column I mentioned something I want to expand on a bit here on the blog. “Even Heitkamp’s own campaign staff appears to...
May 7, 2018 - 10:28am
April 30, 2018
Commentary: Hiring comedians to insult Republicans is not how journalists will regain the trust of Americans
In January of this year Gallup released a poll showing 84 percent of Americans thinking the press is very important to the health of our democracy,...
April 30, 2018 - 12:29pm
April 27, 2018
Commentary: Why can’t the North Dakota University System be satisfied with a 31 percent increase in funding for a 7 percent increase in students?
At a State Board of Higher Education meeting yesterday there was a lot of griping among some board members about Governor Doug Burgum’s suggested...
April 27, 2018 - 10:02am
April 23, 2018
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
Last week Governor Doug Burgum released budget guidelines which called for state agencies to prepare for more budget cuts in the coming legislative...
April 23, 2018 - 9:56am