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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
September 24, 2016
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
MINOT—One of the most contentious areas of our criminal justice system is the balance between protecting the alleged victims of crimes...
September 24, 2016 - 7:00pm
September 22, 2016
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
GRAND FORKS—Some Dakota Access Pipeline protesters say they're motivated by "sacred sites" and other Standing Rock Reservation concerns. But a great many really are against fossil fuels in general, and are protesting pipelines in order to keep oil in the ground. Conservatives...
September 22, 2016 - 5:43pm
Murdock: 'Clueless' Clinton spent 6 years on Senate Armed Service Committee
NEW YORK — Hillary Clinton spent six years on the Senate Armed Services Committee—from 2003 to 2009. Given this experience, it defies...
September 22, 2016 - 5:36pm
September 21, 2016
Benson: Some conclusions about old adages
SIDNEY, Neb.—In James Michener's book, "The Source," he created a fictional character who made a pest of himself among both friends and...
September 21, 2016 - 11:36am
September 20, 2016
Jacobs: North Dakota celebrates the Pulitzer Prizes
GRAND FORKS—The Year of the Pulitzers: That is how I hope to remember 2016. This is the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prizes. North...
September 20, 2016 - 3:53pm
Port: Poll: Trump Leads Clinton in North Dakota, but Neither Are Above 50 Percent
My good friend Dean Mitchell at DFM Research sent me some polling data for the presidential race in North Dakota today. I’ve commissioned a...
September 20, 2016 - 2:44pm
September 17, 2016
Omdahl: The uprising is about more than a pipeline
GRAND FORKS—Even though failures happen, pipelines are still the safest method for transporting large volumes of oil across the country....
September 17, 2016 - 9:46pm
Port: This is what political vandalism looks like
MINOT—The often unlawful and sometimes violent protesters fighting to block the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota have committed real...
September 17, 2016 - 9:46pm
Port: Why do women get lighter sentences than men in sex crimes?
In 2014 Susan Duursma, a former middle school teacher in Bismarck, was found guilty of having sex with one of her 15 year-old students. Her sentence?...
September 17, 2016 - 10:45am
September 16, 2016
Port: Disgruntled Dems upset with Heitkamp
A funny thing happened this week. Not one but two members of the North Dakota Democratic Party reached out to me, completely independently of...
September 16, 2016 - 10:12pm
Brock: The Dickinson Press 1956
Last week, I picked up the bound edition of The Dickinson Press for September 1956. I wanted to look at the copy of the paper on the day I was...
September 16, 2016 - 10:10pm
September 15, 2016
Rosmussen: Freedom, not Democracy, gives power to the people
NEW YORK—A recent headline at Vox.com claimed a new study proved federalism is a total joke. The study, by Professor Steven Rogers of Saint...
September 15, 2016 - 10:30pm
September 14, 2016
Port: Pipeline protests have cost state/local authorities over $2.2 million so far
“In all, the state has accumulated about $1.8 million in costs, including overtime for Department of Emergency Services personnel and payments...
September 14, 2016 - 4:36pm
Saunders: 2016's unhealthy political climate
SAN FRANCISCO—Is a presidential candidate with Hillary Clinton's health problems — pneumonia now, but also for some time deep vein...
September 14, 2016 - 11:11am
Holten: The Standing Rock stampede
CANNON BALL—Does it really matter who the protesters are at the Cannon Ball encampment? Fact is, we are about to put a pipeline transporting...
September 14, 2016 - 11:09am