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December 4, 2018
Before joining the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce as its president and CEO in 2010, Craig Whitney spent several years working for former President George H. W. Bush. Whitney will attend a memorial service for Bush Thursday, Dec. 6, in Houston. Forum file photoplay button
Local Chamber CEO shares memories of working for President Bush, plans to attend Houston memorial service
December 4, 2018 - 6:04pm
Port: Measure 1 backers send deeply ironic letter to lawmakers insisting they begin work on an ethics committee
December 4, 2018 - 11:28am
November 28, 2018
Newly elected Rep. Ilhan Omar, the first Somali-American woman elected to Congress, is a 2011 graduate of North Dakota State University. Special to The Forum
McFeely: NDSU grad will make history in Congress
November 28, 2018 - 3:29pm
November 5, 2018
A screenshot from a video ad created by Democrat Kylie Oversen's campaign. It purports to show a van driven erratically by incumbent Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger who was admitted to struggles with alcohol addiction in the past and was arrested for DUI last year YouTube
Rob Port: Kylie Oversen rips opponent for DUI then sends out mailer promoting fellow Democrat with multiple alcohol convictions
November 5, 2018 - 10:15am
October 31, 2018
Michael Coachman political flyer
Rob Port: ND Democrats send out mailer supporting third party candidate as "the real conservative" in Sec. of State race
October 31, 2018 - 11:08am
October 24, 2018
Voters will decide reps for West Fargo districts 13 and 45 on Nov. 6
October 24, 2018 - 6:19am
October 22, 2018
Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.), who is opposing incumbent U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a Democrat, poses with Jocelyn Birklid, Miss Junior Teen North Dakota International, at the Uffda Day celebration in Rutland, N.D., Oct. 7, 2018.  (Annie Flanagan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times).
Commentary: Poll: Cramer leads Heitkamp by 16 points
October 22, 2018 - 2:16pm
October 19, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp makes a point in the U.S. Senate Candidate Debate with Rep. Kevin Cramer on Thursday night in Bismarck. The debate was sponsored by the North Dakota Newspaper Association. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Commentary: Heitkamp’s defense of her attack on Cramer’s salary was so dumb it was kind of funny
October 19, 2018 - 9:38am
October 18, 2018
Jim Dotzenrod, candidate for North Dakota agriculture commissioner. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Dotzenrod, Goehring face off for ND agriculture commissioner
October 18, 2018 - 6:12pm
October 17, 2018
In this 2014 file photo, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp provides Chamber members a Congressional update as she wraps up her first year representing North Dakota in the United States Senate at the North Dakota State College of Science Skills and Technology Center in Fargo. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Heitkamp fires campaign staffer amid ad fallout; some women considering legal action
October 17, 2018 - 10:15am
October 11, 2018
Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) at the Uffda Day celebration in Rutland, N.D., Oct. 7, 2018. (Annie Flanagan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Commentary: Kevin Cramer should agree to more debates with Heidi Heitkamp
October 11, 2018 - 12:16pm
District 45 candidates attended a League of Women Voters Red River Valley forum on Oct. 3. Wendy Reuer/The Pioneer
District 45, 13 candidates get voice at voter forum
October 11, 2018 - 10:19am
October 8, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) speaks to reporters before a procedural vote to move forward Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 5, 2018. Heitkamp, who is facing a difficult re-election bid this year, voted no, but the Republican majority held, 51-49; the Senate's final vote could come as early as Saturday. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp is trying to be the Dixie Chicks of believing uncorroborated sexual assault accusations
October 8, 2018 - 8:57am
October 5, 2018
Mike McFeely, Oct. 17, 2015Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editorplay button
McFeely: In little ol' Moorhead, polling and money in mayor race
October 5, 2018 - 7:00am
October 3, 2018
FILE -- Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) and his bichon frise, Dakota, head to the Senate floor in Washington, Dec. 13, 2010. Over 80 current members, including Conrad, are preparing to depart Capitol Hill at the end of the 112th Congress, half of them leaving involuntarily. (Stephen Crowley/The New York Times)
Commentary: Heitkamp deploys man who married his campaign manager to attack Cramer for hiring his wife as campaign manager
October 3, 2018 - 10:23am
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