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Fergus Falls seeks $8.9 million for demolition at former mental hospital campus
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
Democrat takes surprise win in Wis. state senate race along Minn. border that drew national attention
Planning approves downtown microbrewing
ND tourism officials unveil plans for 2018
crime and courts
nation and world
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
place a business brief
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
Mathern, Farstveet, Kludt ink with DSU football
Class A girls basketball poll
Class A boys basketball poll
Vikings fans raise over $105,000 and counting for Saints punter Morstead's charity
Vikings corner Mackensie Alexander not worried about being picked on by Eagles
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
Commentary: 'Post' comes at good time for industry
Marlyn "Marli" Wicka
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
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November 30, 2017
Science says dogs are smarter than cats. Take that, cat people.
If you’re looking for an illustration of the internet’s tendency to wind itself around a whipping pole of pointless debate, consider the...
November 30, 2017 - 8:51am
October 19, 2017
Dickinson, Bismarck animal shelters and rescues are full of cats
Animal shelters and animal rescues in Dickinson and Bismarck are nearly completely filled up with cats. Michele Thompson, supervisor of the Dickinson...
October 19, 2017 - 9:34pm
June 2, 2017
This vet wants to put your dog's health record online. And get paid millions for it.
I was reading the Forbes list of the wealthiest, self-made women in the United States recently. One of them is Judy Faulkner, founder of a privately...
June 2, 2017 - 2:34pm
April 28, 2017
'Shaving cats?!' Virginia police probe seven pet abductions
Police and townsfolk in Waynesboro, Virginia, are trying to figure out why someone is abducting pet cats and returning them with hairless underbellies....
April 28, 2017 - 2:16pm
March 6, 2017
Minnesota man finds beloved cat after it rides 400 miles under his truck
ST. PAUL—Pro tip for motorists with feline copilots: If kitty gets away while you're on the road and you can't find the pet, try checking...
March 6, 2017 - 8:45pm
March 5, 2017
Minnesota man charged with killing cats has massive social media following
MOORHEAD—A 23-year-old Moorhead man charged with killing at least three cats is an aspiring artist who has modeled for local businesses and...
March 5, 2017 - 2:07pm
January 15, 2017
Helping animals of all sizes
Whether you have two legs or four, everyone needs to take a trip to the doctor now and then. The veterinarian team at West Dakota Veterinary...
January 15, 2017 - 12:16am
January 14, 2017
Hundreds of cats quarantined in New York City bird flu outbreak
NEW YORK - Hundreds of domestic cats have been quarantined in New York City after contracting a strain of highly contagious avian flu at shelters operated by a major animal rescue organization, and the virus also infected at least one veterinarian, officials said.
January 14, 2017 - 9:08am
November 18, 2016
City pound closed because of cat virus
The city's pound is currently shut down to citizens as they combat feline distemper, which has killed a few of the cats. The pound has been closed...
November 18, 2016 - 8:39pm
July 1, 2016
Keeping pets safe during the Fourth of July
Fireworks will illuminate the sky on Monday night. People will stand outside and watch excitedly to see the bursts of color ignite the sky. For...
July 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
March 12, 2016
Old or new, cat photography lives on in greeting cards in downtown Fargo shops
FARGO -- Most customers don't think much about the unique line of black-and-white greeting cards. But every now and then, someone can't get enough...
March 12, 2016 - 10:00am
December 16, 2015
Owner who abandoned 29 cats in apartment sentenced for animal cruelty
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Grand Forks man was sentenced this week to 15 days in jail for animal cruelty after leaving 29 cats in a Grand Forks apartment. Billy Ray Hackler, 57, pleaded guilty Monday in Grand Forks Municipal Court to a Class B misdemeanor charge of cruelty to animals...
December 16, 2015 - 10:46pm
October 1, 2013
Karen Foster: The cat's meow
I know that a graduate student at Cornell has studied the meows of cats, both domesticated and captive. In that study, the researcher determined it's solely the sound of the meow and not its content that is appealing to humans, that humans' reactions artificially select cat's behavior....
October 1, 2013 - 12:00am
June 16, 2013
'Crazy cat ladies': Dickinson family cares for feral cats; vets advocate spay/neuter program
Nikki Simonson and her daughters, Destiny Simonson, 13, and Daisy Dockter, 7, have been taking care of neighborhood stray cats at their north...
June 16, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Woman advocates for more time between rabies shots
HAWLEY, Minn. -- Jane Anderson believes too many veterinarians are not following the recommendations for rabies vaccinations, which costs pet owners money and risks the health of cats and dogs. Anderson said she first became aware of the issue when she moved here about six years...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am