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Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Girls on flight to Minneapolis barred for wearing leggings without dresses
Major bills in ND Legislature likely headed for compromise
After healthcare flop, White House seeks help from Congress on tax
SD forum planned this week on protecting Arab, Muslim, Sikh, and South Asian communities
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Wild play better as they pick up point, but Red Wings win in OT
Kinglets can brighten a March day
Veeder: Motherhood means holding on tight as you're letting go
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
March 24, 2017
Port: 'A sane person to an insane society must appear insane'
With President Barack Obama we had a relentlessly ideological national leader. His every move was calculated to advance the progressive agenda....
March 24, 2017 - 11:32am
March 23, 2017
Port: The solution for hatred is not more hatred
One phenomena I’ve been thinking and writing about consistently over the last year or so is our society’s increasing acceptance of ill treatment...
March 23, 2017 - 1:28pm
March 22, 2017
Port: Governor Burgum is undecided on constitutional carry legislation
Yesterday the state Senate passed a House bill allowing North Dakotans who are not otherwise prohibited by law to carry concealed weapons without...
March 22, 2017 - 1:30pm
Port: #NoDAPL movement’s supposed environmentalists literally trying to cause pipeline leaks
You really have to admire the scope of hypocrisy on display in the anti-oil/anti-pipeline movement. These people call themselves environmentalists,...
March 22, 2017 - 11:48am
Port's Notebook: Nepotism and an insidious assault on political dissent
The late, great Robin Williams once said: "Some men are born great, some achieve greatness, and some get it as a graduation gift." Others get...
March 22, 2017 - 7:22am
March 21, 2017
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Yesterday I wrote a post about the Minnesota Sheriff’s Association ripping Governor Mark Dayton in a letter over his handling of EMAC requests...
March 21, 2017 - 7:17pm
Port: Essential air service subsidies are hugely wasteful and Trump is right to cut them
President Donald Trump’s proposed budget is causing quite a stir in political circles. Locally one cut the President proposes has our state’s...
March 21, 2017 - 11:53am
March 20, 2017
Port: MN sheriffs rip Gov. Dayton for playing politics over #NoDAPL protests
During the heights of the #NoDAPL protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline here in North Dakota our law enforcement officials were faced with...
March 20, 2017 - 2:49pm
March 17, 2017
Port: We shouldn’t use the Legacy Fund to prop up boom-time spending
A letter write to the Fargo Forum today asks a question that’s probably going through the minds of a lot of North Dakotans. As lawmakers engage...
March 17, 2017 - 11:17am
March 15, 2017
Miss ND thanks lawmakers for opposing abortion, says state isn't 'against women'
From time to time during their session lawmakers have people stop by to address the House or Senate floor. Today Macy Christianson, who is Miss...
March 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Port: Fargo businessman says he'll put ND Blue Laws repeal on statewide ballot
Yesterday the state Senate, amid a lot of talk about religion, shot down a bill repealing the state’s blue laws. Today the Senate could have...
March 15, 2017 - 2:58pm
Port: Why is Sen. Heitkamp protecting Obama’s last-minute methane emission rule?
On his way out the door earlier this year former President Barack Obama committed an act of regulatory vandalism. He instituted a last minute...
March 15, 2017 - 10:12am
Port's Notebook: Depressingly necessarily legislation and failing the forecasters
It's time for March Madness, and this annual tradition of sports fanaticism is the perfect context for something which happened in the Legislature...
March 15, 2017 - 7:11am
March 14, 2017
Port: Senate votes down blue laws repeal amid bizarre rant about atheists
After the House passed a repeal of North Dakota’s blue laws – the prohibition on some types of retail sales on Sunday mornings – I expected...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
Port: Defeat of the #NoDAPL movement is a win for the rule of law
According to a report from my colleague Amy Dalrymple, the much-protested Dakota Access Pipeline should be completed next week.
March 14, 2017 - 11:04am