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26-year-old motorcyclist identified in fatal crash near Williston
With jump in soybean output, ND finds itself in the eye of a trade storm
Montana bar and grill won't host Donald Trump Jr. at campaign event: 'That's just not who we are'
'All they're doing is trying to find dry ground': ND man rescues animals from Hurricane Florence
Sen. Jeff Flake lashes out at Trump Jr. for his post mocking Kavanaugh accuser
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Nearly half of cellphone calls will be scams by 2019, report says
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
Coca-Cola is eyeing the cannabis market
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID hand-scanning technology
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North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
ND insurance commissioner cautions about short-term insurance plans
Flu cases already being reported in North Dakota
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
'To everything there is a season,' First Congregational Church closing at New England
Reflections on the Great Plains: Dr. Tom Isern publishes 'Pacing Dakota'
NAIA strips wins from University of Jamestown football team
Area football roundup: Raiders and Holsteins set for showdown atop Region 5
'Carrying the name': Farstveet legacy deepens as a father earns NAIA Hall of Fame honors and his son becomes a Blue Hawk
Tom Johnson re-signs with Vikings, chooses to wear Brian Robison's old No. 96
Cousins, new receiver Robinson go 'way back'
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Commentary: What if Democratic electioneering is hurting our ability to get better trade deals?
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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August 30, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp’s opposition to Trump’s farmer aid package must not have been polling well
Senator Heidi Heitkamp has been an outspoken critic of the Trump administration’s aid to farmers impacted by tariffs resulting from his on-going...
August 30, 2018 - 12:53pm
August 29, 2018
Commentary: The absurdity of identity politics when identity is self-identified
MINOT, N.D.—There's some weird stuff going on in the national Democratic Party, otherwise known as the organization North Dakota Democrats...
August 29, 2018 - 6:40am
August 26, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp's unseemly relationship with tobacco litigators should be a cautionary tale for opioid lawsuits
MINOT, N.D.—The state of North Dakota has, thanks to Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, joined a lawsuit against the opioid industry that's...
August 26, 2018 - 7:02am
August 23, 2018
Commentary: Enrollment numbers are the wrong metric by which to measure higher education success
News from North Dakota’s two largest universities – UND in Grand Forks and NDSU in Fargo – is that fall enrollment is down this year. Based...
August 23, 2018 - 12:08pm
August 22, 2018
Weather Service tweets Mitt Romney is a 'fraud,' apologizes
GRAND FORKS—The National Weather Service office in Grand Forks apologized Wednesday for an "atypical" tweet attacking former Republican...
August 22, 2018 - 4:13pm
Commentary: Official National Weather Service Twitter account for eastern North Dakota calls Mitt Romney a “fraud”
Something odd happened on the official, verified National Weather Service account for eastern North Dakota today. It posted a message, responding...
August 22, 2018 - 1:38pm
Commentary: Measure 1 is an affront to the First Amendment
MINOT, N.D.—A group calling themselves the North Dakotans for Public Integrity is backing Measure 1, a constitutional ballot measure sold...
August 22, 2018 - 6:45am
August 20, 2018
Commentary: Attorney says plain reading of recreational marijuana measure it legalizes driving while stoned
Mark Friese is a defense attorney with the Vogel Law Firm in Fargo. He supports decriminalizing marijuana for recreational use. He also says...
August 20, 2018 - 4:02pm
August 18, 2018
Commentary: Hate ugly politics and hypocritical politicians? Blame the voters
We are now in the heart of the election season. Early voting has made the campaigning during this part of the cycle even more intense. While...
August 18, 2018 - 4:53pm
August 17, 2018
Commentary: Free speech group says ethics ballot measure may violate the 1st Amendment
“North Dakota’s current campaign finance and lobbying laws are already unclear. The initiative could raise serious First Amendment concerns...
August 17, 2018 - 11:53am
August 15, 2018
Commentary: The public's loss of faith in mass media began long before Donald Trump
MINOT, N.D. — It's become fashionable for journalists to blame Donald Trump and his attacks on "fake news" for undermining the public's...
August 15, 2018 - 8:28am
August 13, 2018
Commentary: Trump to sign funding ban for universities hosting Chinese Institute once touted at North Dakota universities
Back in 2010 the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education approved requests from Dickinson State University and North Dakota State to create...
August 13, 2018 - 10:57am
August 12, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp's control over her carefully cultivated "North Dakota nice" persona is slipping
How does a Democrat like Heidi Heitkamp get elected in a state like North Dakota where no other Democrat has won on the statewide ballot in...
August 12, 2018 - 8:02am
August 10, 2018
Commentary: It kinda seems like the Heitkamp campaign is panicking
A couple of things have happened which make me think that Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign is in full-on panic mode. For one thing the Democratic...
August 10, 2018 - 9:59am
August 9, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp’s polling numbers improve slightly, plurality still say it’s time to elect someone else
Since about February the polling has not been good for incumbent Senator Heidi Heitkamp. Not only have independent media polls consistently shown...
August 9, 2018 - 10:06am