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Gardner Denver relocates and adds services
Woman who conspired with former ND sheriff to sell meth admits guilt
Corroded handgun found near Jefferson Elementary not fireable, police say
ND Democrats open state convention with endorsements, Sinner tribute
Guns, marijuana, abortion: Debate begins on the Dem-NPL platform
crime and courts
nation and world
A problem the rest of the country shares with Toys R Us: Not enough babies
Fargo, all Toys ‘R’ Us stores to close nationwide
2 Cass County contractors banned from doing business in North Dakota
First Duluth Trading Co. in North Dakota sets opening date
Monsanto's cancer fight judge pictures weed killer showers
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Hospital to host Stop the Bleed course
FDA takes 'historic' step to lower nicotine in cigarettes
It starts with a cotton swab
The United States falls in World Happiness rankings - again
MILLER: UND men's hockey just a little bit short
UND's NCAA hopes alive but fading after NCHC Frozen Faceoff loss
Friday night NCAA roundup: Marshall thunders past Wichita State, gets first tournament win in program history
Miners handle Stanley in consolation semifinal
Heart River basketball coach uses coaching check to start foundation
LETTER: Dog park should be a safe place for humans and dogs
LETTER: Keep supporting the fine arts
LETTER: Hoeven and Heitkamp should support the Cole-Bishop Act
Listen to your gut for kindness
An economics class taught me about gender and income inequality
Ernest "Ernie" Heidecker
Mary Eve Thomas
Jerome M. Tveter
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Denise Brew helps Dunn County as the emergency manager
Meeting Watford City's vehicle needs
'She makes sure it gets made'
Historic hotel continues expanding, improving services
Killdeer Convenience Store soon to expand
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
September 6, 2017
Transgender people in the military: Are you a man or a woman?
Most people never consider that question. As a transgender woman I've been asked that question and I have answered it many times realizing that...
September 6, 2017 - 8:07am
May 7, 2017
Jon Hauser: What every leader must do
I try to limit the items I obsess over. I think that is wise and increases the potential for a more rewarding, higher impact life. It is rarely...
May 7, 2017 - 5:52am
October 22, 2016
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Are you voting to build new schools this fall? Are you voting to give your tax money to private schools? People seem not to realize it but that is on the ballot under the governor's race.
October 22, 2016 - 9:39pm
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
There are many things about Measure 4 that concern me. One of them is that the spending programs, which are very vaguely described, are locked in for seven years. So what happens if there are problems? What if there is actual fraud or abuse or waste?
October 22, 2016 - 9:39pm
October 20, 2016
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
Have you noticed in the paper the District 36 Democrats have gone negative? At least I think they are Democrats. Their ads don't say they are Democrats, but rather something called "Vote Right District 36." Normally we have right-wing Republicans and left-wing Democrats, so why aren't...
October 20, 2016 - 10:02pm
October 19, 2016
Letter: An inconvenient truth for ND Democrats
Democratic leaders and candidates across the state maintain that during the last legislative session North Dakota Republicans gave "big oil" a tax break that is costing the state millions of dollars each month in revenue. Here's an inconvenient truth! For seventy legislative days...
October 19, 2016 - 11:20pm
Letter: Fridrich has skills needed for City Commission
I met candidate for Dickinson city commissioner Jason Fridrich when he was a student in my business courses at Dickinson State University. Even as a young student, it was evident that Jason would made a positive impact on DSU. He was a mentor to other students as well as a serious...
October 19, 2016 - 5:32pm
October 17, 2016
Letter: Government needs to get out of 'sin tax' business
It is my intention in writing this editorial so that all citizens can read this in all North Dakota newspapers. Citizens, please vote "no" on Measure 4 in the upcoming state measure voting. Slam the door shut to government control! It is nothing but a scam. But more importantly, a...
October 17, 2016 - 4:42pm
October 11, 2016
Letter: Election is important to America's future
How did we, the United States of America, the greatest nation on Earth, end up with a president that trashes the Constitution in every way that he pledged to uphold and defend, and is not held accountable and people voting twice for him? Plus, the prospect of electing the first female...
October 11, 2016 - 4:13pm
Letter: Nelson only governor candidate who'll regulate oil in ND
The well-publicized clash between the opponents and proponents of Dakota Access Pipeline continued recently when some opponents made their presence known to the three gubernatorial candidates during a debate in Bismarck. As an interested voter living in western North Dakota, I have...
October 11, 2016 - 9:24am
October 8, 2016
Letter: Choosing 'non-politically correct' Republican over deplorable Democrat
I look at the picture under a title that caught my eye in The Dickinson Press Opinion page and see a young face — that of Matthew Becker. So young, yet already an elitist establishment political snob. Trump was not my pick of the large pool of very capable Republican candidates....
October 8, 2016 - 11:08pm
October 7, 2016
Letter: Elkin has been great for Stark County
I enthusiastically encourage everyone to vote for Jay Elkin for Stark County commissioner in this November's election. Jay has performed in his present position as a county commission in a commendable manner. He represents District 5 on the Commission, serves on the Finance Board,...
October 7, 2016 - 5:18pm
October 5, 2016
Morton County Commission Chair: Thoughts from inside DAPL protest issues
MANDAN—The Dakota Access Pipeline protests have dominated the news and coffee shop talk the past few months in North Dakota. The protests...
October 5, 2016 - 2:34pm
September 22, 2016
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
Every day, our resources are burnt, released, or lost right in front of our eyes. Our money is literally going up in smoke. Waste of tribal resources deprives communities of royalty revenue that is vital to funding health care, education and roads. We are losing more revenue and getting...
September 22, 2016 - 5:43pm
September 15, 2016
Letter: Time to stop protester's unlawful criminal activities
As protesters against the Dakota Access Pipeline continue to unlawfully vandalize private company machinery and occupy land that they have been ordered to remain away from, my social media accounts continue to spotlight these acts of masked men and women. Not only are these people...
September 15, 2016 - 10:24pm