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Banks give richly to three Senate Democrats who backed deregulation
Trump takes to Twitter to support Fox News pundit who had a drink thrown at her
'SPYGATE': Trump steps up attacks on FBI's probes during campaign
Zuckerberg irks EU lawmakers for dodging Facebook questions
"Astounding ignorance of the law": Civil rights groups slam DeVos for saying schools can report undocumented students
crime and courts
nation and world
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
place a business brief
Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Sue Anderson leaves her footprints in the arts
Minneapolis has nation's best parks, but when you've got to go, St. Paul wins
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Rockets rally past Warriors in final quarter to even series
Back-to-back state cats: Cougars head to Class B state tournament after win over Stanley
Twins win third straight behind Dozier, Lynn
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
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A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
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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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
March 25, 2018
Counting the cost of kids: Child goes from zero to 18 only $233,610 at a time
GRAND FORKS — Psssst, new parents. You may have finally just gotten the baby down, but the U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to let...
March 25, 2018 - 6:05am
March 20, 2018
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
FARGO — Over on my blog, MrFullTimeDad.com (which you should go bookmark if you haven't already), I recently posted a guest blog written...
March 20, 2018 - 7:00am
March 19, 2018
Girls step into Cub Scout packs
BISMARCK—Two Cub Scout packs here are among the first in the state to welcome girls, allowing all youth — regardless of gender — access to the character development and values-based leadership the scouting program prides itself on. Mandan's Pack 153 and Bismarck's...
March 19, 2018 - 6:51am
March 18, 2018
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
There are moments in this life that remind you what living is. I can say from experience that it's only a little bit the parts that you plan...
March 18, 2018 - 7:17am
March 13, 2018
It turns out I am 'that' mom
I am "that" mom who homeschools. We started last fall and love it. The flexibility, the fun the kids have while learning, time together, playtime...
March 13, 2018 - 8:50am
March 9, 2018
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
Since March is National Women's History Month, I've been reflecting on a few stories I've been told about a woman in our family lineage whose...
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
March 6, 2018
Commentary: It's bad to be addicted to your smartphone, but worse in front of your kids
A couple weeks ago, as part of my job as human push notification and professional copy-and-paster for our media company's websites, I noticed...
March 6, 2018 - 8:35am
March 4, 2018
ND family learning to live despite daughter's rare chromosomal disorder
GRAND FORKS — As soon as those two lines appear on a pregnancy test, thoughts start pouring in: what will my child's life be like? Will...
March 4, 2018 - 9:54am
February 27, 2018
Lessons from watching classic musicals with children
FARGO — In an effort to make sure my children are exposed to what I consider some of the "classics" in art and culture (and so I can listen...
February 27, 2018 - 9:00am
February 13, 2018
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
FARGO — Nearly five years ago I found out I was expecting my son, and I was a little nervous. After growing up with two sisters, I assumed...
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
February 11, 2018
The acceleration of #vanlife
Years before #vanlife took on a life of its own across social media in the United States, Bill Staggs was onto something. He had fond memories,...
February 11, 2018 - 10:33am
February 8, 2018
Blind hockey offers fellowship, thrills
The skate-safe rubber-matted hallway at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia, fills quickly on a Sunday morning in January. People...
February 8, 2018 - 2:29pm
February 6, 2018
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
FARGO — I hear a lot about "mom guilt." It's the feeling that we're somehow not good enough for our kids or not doing enough for them....
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
February 5, 2018
The world's richest countries guarantee mothers more than a year of paid maternity leave. The US guarantees them nothing.
Twenty-five years ago President Bill Clinton signed the Family and Medical Leave Act, which included a provision giving eligible workers 12 weeks...
February 5, 2018 - 3:01pm
February 4, 2018
Camping in below zero temps
FARGO — Ask most people when camping season is, and they'll probably tell you May through early October. But to a growing community, these...
February 4, 2018 - 11:42am