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Marcils recognized for $1 million donation to Medora Foundation
UND committee starts cutting names: Flickertails, Badlanders and Aviators among nicknames moving forward in search for mascot
Milwaukee woman charged with human trafficking
Rural US senators meet with Postmaster General, discuss mail service issues
Photo gallery: Train derails, tanker cars burn near ND town
crime and courts
nation and world
Drill tests pipeline company spill skills
Fire chiefs: Crews better-trained, but oil train fires overwhelm
Minn. mining company files for bankruptcy
EOG Resources to resume fracking if oil hits $65 a barrel
Refinery ramps up: Dakota Prairie Refining begins producing fuel from Bakken crude oil
Brain health: What can you do to keep your thinker healthy?
Tickets still available for Luke Bryan concert
Cuba performances to air live on MPR
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: The biggest sleep
Paving the way for the future: Heart River experiences unique success during school’s inaugural softball season
On brink of elimination, Wild use midseason rally
Deer season set, licenses drop again
Leier: Stopping spread of aquatic nuisance species
Dakota Recreation Report
Other Views: Frackers, Force, Flickertails, Frost Giants and Flood
Letter: Thanks to the community for supporting daughter’s benefit
Benson: What lyrics say about one’s future
Jacobs: Oil anxiety became theme of legislative session
Other Views: Bipartisan bill blocks EPA’s ‘waters’ overreach
Marvin T. Binek
Donald J. "Don" Kostelecky
Ben J Wolbaum
Train carrying oil derails, burns near small Wells County town
November 15, 2014
Omdahl: Constitution requires lower expectations
Despite the convincing Republican victories in the 2014 off-presidential election year, they will do little to change the Washington gridlock detested by the electorate. At least, that’s what the U.S. Constitution says. Haunted by the abuses of King George III, the Constitution...
November 15, 2014 - 5:47pm
November 6, 2013
Coalition organizes to oppose proposed N.D. conservation ballot measure
FARGO – A coalition headed by an influential business group is preparing to mount a campaign opposing the proposed Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Fund aimed for the November 2014 ballot. Andy Peterson, president of the Greater North Dakota Chamber, said Wednesday that the business...
news / north dakota
November 6, 2013 - 10:19pm
February 14, 2013
Resolution reprises 1998 higher ed measure to change state constitution
BISMARCK -- Lawmakers are discussing a resolution that would let voters decide to change and delete language in the state constitution about the North Dakota's public universities. House Concurrent Resolution 3008, heard Wednesday in front of the House Judiciary Committee, proposes...
news / north dakota
February 14, 2013 - 12:00am
July 15, 2012
Women's group has strong roots in North Dakota
FARGO -- North Dakota may be a considered conservative in the ballot boxes, but when it comes to leading the way for equality, the state has consistently moved forward. The League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley remains both a strong advocate and educator on issues of voting...
July 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Voters favor Measure 1 despite 2008 failure
GRAND FORKS -- Measure 1, which would amend the state Constitution to allow legislators to be appointed to statewide office, appeared headed for victory Tuesday night. As of 10:38 p.m., the measure had 82,250 "yes" votes and 55,817 "no" votes with 395 precincts reporting. The...
June 13, 2012 - 12:52am
April 25, 2010
Good old days better left behind
Better late than never, today let me put in a good word for the 18th century. They were the glory years capped by the American Revolution. If you go down to Colonial Williamsburg, and I would strongly recommend it, you get a strong sense of what life was like at that time. The scene...
April 25, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Constitutional experts seem all the rage
One of my colleagues -- herself both an editor and a member of the bar (the legal bar and not the type of bar other journalists have been known to prop up) -- remarked the other day that suddenly every Joe in the country has become an authority on the Constitution. It is true.
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am
October 18, 2009
Polarized rhetoric nothing new
Admittedly, it is distressing to witness a discussion of public issues in an environment of fear, hate, deceit, misrepresentation and malice, just to name a few acrimonious characteristics of today's policy arguments. Observers lament this polarization as though it was something new,...
columns / opinion
October 18, 2009 - 12:00am