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More than 120 Dakota Access protesters arrested, sent to jails across North Dakota
Community comes together to stock Amen Food Pantry’s shelves before the holidays
Cramer happy in Congress: Cramer wouldn’t rule out role in Trump cabinet
Charges filed after film crew held at protest camp
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
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
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
UND women's basketball team plans to push pace
DSU men's basketball downed by Minot State in home opener
Arrieta, Cubs even World Series with Game 2 win
Grizzlies slip by Timberwolves in season opener
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
James "Jim" Danks
Bernice M. Kuhn
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
March 30, 2016
Other Views: Man camps, if needed, should be welcomed, not fought
As Williston preps for its expected move next month to ban man camps, Grand Forks should pay attention. That’s because man camps likely loom in Grand Forks’ future, too. If construction of a fertilizer plant gets the go-ahead and construction workers by the hundreds start to pour...
March 30, 2016 - 10:58pm
March 29, 2016
Other Views: Marriage ban still in North Dakota law
FARGO -- A rare bipartisan voice of reason was heard this week in the halls of the North Dakota Capitol. Two legislators, often on opposite sides of issues and policy, agreed the Legislature must bring the language of state law regarding the definitions of marriage into compliance...
March 29, 2016 - 10:28pm
March 25, 2016
Other Views: The ‘free market’ not so free?
FARGO — The developers of hotels, motels and apartments in North Dakota’s once-booming oil country find themselves in a free-market vice...
March 25, 2016 - 10:09pm
March 24, 2016
Editorial: ‘Dakota’ belongs in North Dakota
In the snirt blizzard of political news, North Dakotans might want to take a short break to focus on the past — the prehistoric past. It looks like groundwork has been laid to purchase one of the world’s rarest dinosaur fossils, which was unearthed in southwestern North Dakota...
March 24, 2016 - 3:27pm
March 21, 2016
Other Views: For Hillary, there’s no escaping Bill’s legacy
GRAND FORKS — The answers to some questions are difficult. This answer’s easy: It doesn’t matter whether voters “should” remember Bill when considering Hillary, as the InsideSources.com debate. For the fact is, voters will remember Bill. They are remembering him at this...
March 21, 2016 - 5:54pm
March 16, 2016
Our View: Medora won’t be the same without its ‘First Lady’
Medora won’t be the same without Sheila Schafer. It won’t be the same without her sitting on the porch of her log cabin home, greeting tourists...
March 16, 2016 - 9:58pm
Other Views: North Dakota’s voting system simple as it can get
FARGO — It is easier and more voter-friendly to vote in North Dakota than in nearly every other state. That’s not speculation. It’s the conclusion of organizations and analysts that examine voting systems in the United States. North Dakota, which does not require prior voter...
March 16, 2016 - 9:50pm
March 11, 2016
Our View: Good week to be a Dickinson basketball fan
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Titans and Midgets go to state: What a great few weeks to be a boys basketball athlete and fan in Dickinson! Not only did Dickinson High reach...
March 11, 2016 - 10:37pm
Other Views: AP test program a winner
FARGO -- Opportunities for higher education in North Dakota took a major step forward last week when the Department of Public Instruction announced a program to help high school students pay for advanced placement tests. The program will help defray the costs of testing for all students,...
March 11, 2016 - 10:31pm
March 5, 2016
Our View: Consider a new vision for downtown
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Vision for downtown: On Thursday, multiple people with an interest in downtown Dickinson heard plans and information about a possible...
March 5, 2016 - 6:01am
March 1, 2016
Other Views: Grand Forks mustn’t give up on state tournaments
GRAND FORKS — Team Grand Forks may not quite be at the point where it has to pull its goalie and go for broke. But that moment sure feels like it’s only a few minutes of game-time away. City and University of North Dakota leaders should recognize the urgency, and start treating...
March 1, 2016 - 5:12pm
February 28, 2016
Our View: Successful week for area prep athletes
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Midgets, Fossum win again: Congratulations to coach Kent Van Ells and the Dickinson gymnastics team for capturing their fifth North Dakota...
February 28, 2016 - 5:00am
February 20, 2016
From the Publisher: Live political theatre
One of my passions is live theatre. This week, there was plenty going on in Washington, Mexico and South Carolina. U.S. Supreme Court Justice...
February 20, 2016 - 12:17am
February 17, 2016
Other Views: Get moving on Supreme Court nomination
FARGO -- The death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia created a vacancy on the court and, as the U.S. Constitution mandates, the president must nominate a replacement. Despite the political firestorm Scalia’s death has ignited because the nation is in the midst of a nasty...
February 17, 2016 - 10:42pm
February 15, 2016
Other Views: Keep ‘deep borehole’ project in context
GRAND FORKS — Disposal. Radioactive waste. North Dakota. Maybe it’s not surprising that the first time those five words were said in a sentence, they were the only words that North Dakotans heard. Even though the rest of the sentence went like this: “It is a scientific research...
February 15, 2016 - 4:38pm