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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 13, 2018
Mother's Day art straight from the heart
I often wonder what it was like for Rembrandt's son. What could he give his dad for Father's Day? Surely he couldn't present him with his macaroni...
May 13, 2018 - 8:45am
Commentary: My mother went to work when dad died
My mother was a widow at age 40. She became the sole provider for my sister and me when my father died of alcoholism and smoking-aggravated heart...
May 13, 2018 - 8:21am
Commentary: Critics cry shut up, but my criticism on senator is sound
MINOT, N.D.—Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and her network of operatives and supporters are out to make me Public Enemy No. 1. The problem is that...
May 13, 2018 - 8:01am
Commentary: Cherish the time you have with your mother
It's Mother's Day weekend. Every year at this time I look at Facebook, and see hundreds of posts of people writing of the great times they had...
May 13, 2018 - 6:58am
May 12, 2018
Spiritual retreat urges reaching out in love, even after hate
FARGO — Immaculee Ilibagiza's personal spin on the "Eat, Pray, Love," theme would likely be, "Pray, Dance and Bring Flowers." Concluding...
May 12, 2018 - 10:35am
Love a little more and meet a mother right where she is
Instead of a sentimental Mother's Day column, I've decided to go the realistic route and broach a topic that is an everyday struggle for many...
May 12, 2018 - 6:54am
May 11, 2018
Commentary: Just 9 percent of Heitkamp’s itemized individual contributions have come from North Dakotans, Cramer at 45 percent
It’s a safe bet that North Dakota’s Senate race will be the most expensive in state history. Both candidates are expecting to spend in excess...
May 11, 2018 - 3:02pm
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 10, 2018
Commentary: Cramer's admission is Hamm-handed
You would hope a reluctant candidate for the U.S. Senate would be swayed to run for such an important office, first of all, by the unrelenting...
May 10, 2018 - 5:22pm
REARDON: My first summer love: college baseball
The first time I saw a "real" baseball game, I was in awe. I believe I was 8 and I remember my dad leading my younger brother and me into the large grandstand along the first base line as the teams warmed up on the field. I looked over in time to watch the ball sail from right field...
May 10, 2018 - 9:12am
May 9, 2018
Commentary: I went back to the man who hit me. Why?
It's been a quarter-century, and I can still hear clearly the sound of my voice that night. It wavered with a plaintive, childish note as I spoke...
May 9, 2018 - 11:23pm
Commentary: Notice the criticism is not based on what I’m writing about Heidi Heitkamp, but that I’m writing it at all
The interesting thing about this column from my colleague Mike McFeely, which criticizes me for writing consistently about North Dakota’s Senate...
May 9, 2018 - 4:52pm
Commentary: We've heard your concerns about Port's obsession with Sen. Heitkamp
FARGO — Yes, valuable readers of Forum Communications Co. properties, we hear you. Rob Port, the company's conservative blogger/columnist,...
May 9, 2018 - 3:45pm
Commentary: Democrats have a point about Kevin Cramer and Harold Hamm
North Dakota Democrats are slamming Congressman Kevin Cramer today after he said in an interview with WDAY Television that what tipped the scales...
May 9, 2018 - 12:08pm