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11 dead after duck boat sinks during storm near Branson, Missouri - at least 5 still missing
300 of more than 2,500 migrant children reunited as scramble underway to meet judge's deadline
Suspect in Minnesota prison guard's death witnessed his own mother's murder
Texas restaurant bans customer who left racist note to waiter
Coworkers vow to fight for more staff at Minnesota prison where guard was killed
crime and courts
nation and world
Wheat yield predictions show huge contrast to 2017 drought crop
Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
North Dakota health department outlines plan for VW settlement money
place a business brief
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
When it comes to politics, people are mad online like never before
A Virgin Mary statue has been 'weeping' olive oil. Church leaders can't explain it.
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
Francis sends 'em home: Walk-off homer caps ninth-inning comeback against Western Nebraska
NFL halts national anthem policy after talks with players union
Committee reverses course, will allow 3x3 OTs in college hockey
Upgrades in basketball never stop as Dexter Werner signs another international pro contract
UND men's basketball continues European trend with two international additions
Kindness can save lives
Commentary: Prairie Public’s antenna problem seems like Prairie Public’s problem
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp’s political allies hire actors to play stereotypical 'cranky' and 'trusting' North Dakotans with accents
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
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Terrence Brennan Quintus
Frances Florence Elkins Goetz
Wilfred "Willie" Anton
Melvin and Myong Bullinger
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
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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July 4, 2018
The land of milk and money: Dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Phillip Rotz fears for his family's future in dairy farming. His small 55-cow farm, Twin Oaks Dairy south of Detroit...
July 4, 2018 - 3:10pm
July 1, 2018
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
DULUTH — Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge, when seen from directly above, is an intimidating structure. The usual ground-view doesn't adequately...
July 1, 2018 - 11:00am
June 24, 2018
Instagrammers love this self-taught florist. Now the industry is finally catching on.
Holly Heider Chapple is really so sorry that her minivan smells like Cheez-Its and dirty water. She doesn't need to explain, but she does anyway:...
June 24, 2018 - 10:47am
June 18, 2018
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
People who know Sef Scott know he doesn't normally speak. The 17-year-old from Plano, Texas, has autism, and other than quoting lines from favorite...
June 18, 2018 - 9:22am
June 5, 2018
Miss America eliminates swimsuit competition and won't judge contestants on physical appearance
After months of controversy within the Miss America organization, executives announced Tuesday, June 5, that the nearly century-old pageant will...
June 5, 2018 - 9:35am
May 30, 2018
Bingeing on food can turn into a serious disorder. Here are ways to head off an episode
Everyone overeats sometimes. Maybe it was an amazing buffet where you had to try more than you needed, or Thanksgiving dinner. Binge-eating is different. It involves eating a large amount of food in a short period of time. As a registered dietitian, I have clients who binge-eat to...
May 30, 2018 - 8:02pm
May 25, 2018
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
MEDORA, N.D. — We're trying to give the two bison a wide berth, but it isn't easy. We're hemmed in in a tiny meadow bordered by a wall...
May 25, 2018 - 9:41am
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
TORONTO - Few leaders have embraced the power of an apology for historical wrongs quite as enthusiastically as Pope Francis and Canadian Prime...
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm
February 12, 2018
7 real-life skills your teen needs before going away to college
In my job teaching college English and creative writing, I hold individual conferences with my freshmen every semester, and this year's were a doozy: One young woman wanted me to help her with a criminal complaint; one young man sought advice on finding a neurologist; and another...
February 12, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 1, 2018
Wisconsin lake resort includes tiny house getaway
If you can't quite imagine yourself living in a tiny home year-round, a tiny resort home in northwest Wisconsin may be the perfect antidote to...
February 1, 2018 - 1:49pm
How to halftime: An open letter to Justin Timberlake
Dear JT. It famously rained in Miami during Super Bowl XLI. Splattered lenses captured the crowd chant-singing, clapping, "We Will Rock You"...
February 1, 2018 - 12:47pm
January 25, 2018
This company wants you to spend less time in TSA security lines
One question looms over most business travelers: How soon should I leave for the airport? The road warrior may wield a decent sense of traffic...
January 25, 2018 - 3:08pm
December 31, 2017
Does your New Year's resolution involve prayer? Ways to kick-start your prayer life.
Talking to God seems like it should be as easy as falling off a log. But often it can feel more like climbing a cliff. Even the most spiritually...
December 31, 2017 - 12:33pm
December 19, 2017
Oxford Dictionaries word of the year is a word nobody actually uses
LONDON - The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2017 has been revealed and the winner is . . . "Youthquake." Confused? You may not be the only...
December 19, 2017 - 11:15am
December 13, 2017
5 gifts a professional organizer says you should never give
Finding the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday list can be difficult. We've all had the experience of not knowing what to buy someone...
December 13, 2017 - 10:46am