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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
February 23, 2014
Treasury of theological knowledge: Assumption Abbey library’s collection at more than 80,000, including rare books
RICHARDTON — Assumption Abbey librarian Brother Michael Taffe reaches for a random book among the rare books stored in the Abbey’s library...
February 23, 2014 - 12:00am
February 19, 2014
North Dakota woman’s ‘American Idol’ run ends
A North Dakota woman’s shot at “American Idol” glory came to an end Tuesday night during a new “Rush Week” round of eliminations for the popular singing competition’s 13th season. Andrina Brogden, 19, of West Fargo, auditioned last summer in Omaha, Neb. She was among...
February 19, 2014 - 9:40am
February 3, 2014
Veeder: Stretch of road brings back memories
We’re traveling this week, my husband and I, across the big state of Montana, then down through Idaho before heading into the cowboy town of Elko, Nev. I’m writing from inside the walls of our vehicle as the sagebrush-covered cliffs of Montana whiz by my windows revealing mile...
February 3, 2014 - 6:40pm
Jackie Hope: Murder! Mystery! Mayhem! B-I-N-G-O!
Word on the street: the bingo games at St. Augustine of Hippo are rigged! Sources — who asked to remain anonymous — tell us the bingo hall managers have unsavory pasts and their bouncer has an unsavory present, offering hot bingo cards under the table … for a price. The bingo...
February 3, 2014 - 11:56am
January 29, 2014
Woster: A mother always knows
I like to say mothers have much better instincts about problems with their children than fathers do, but maybe it’s just Nancy and me with our kids. I start thinking along those lines every year toward late January. That’s when our youngest child was born in 1978, and he had...
January 29, 2014 - 9:21pm
January 21, 2014
Older adults find it difficult to meet nutritional needs
FARGO -- Georgia Grinaker used to live on a farm and would often prepare meals for a number of people. But now that it’s just her and her husband, Grinaker says cooking is more of a challenge. “It’s harder to cook for two than it is for 10,” she said. Providing balanced...
January 21, 2014 - 10:57pm
Katy Perry tickets go on sale Monday
FARGO — Tickets for the Aug. 23 Katy Perry concert at the Fargodome go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday. Tickets will be $29.50, $47.50, $82 and $102. Presale tickets are offered through Citi credit cards, which sponsors the tour. Citi card holders can buy tickets starting at 10 a.m....
January 21, 2014 - 4:35pm
January 20, 2014
MS. Simplicity: I’ve moved from helicopter parent to drone pilot
I don’t know when it happened. There is no magic date I circled on the calendar that I planned and practiced for. There is no book called “What To Expect When Your Child Becomes An Adult.” One day I was busy going to kids’ activities, making sure my kids ate a balanced diet...
January 20, 2014 - 4:10pm
Feeling blue today? Formula suggests you’re not the only one
FARGO – If you think this is absolutely the worst day you’ll have this year, you could be right. Today is, by the reckoning of modern-day pseudoscience, The Most Depressing Day of The Year. Christmas bills are arriving. Holiday fun is in the rear-view mirror. New...
January 20, 2014 - 10:30am
January 15, 2014
Katy Perry sets Aug. 23 concert in Fargodome
FARGO - Singer Katy Perry has set an Aug. 23 concert date for the Fargodome. Her tour, called the Prismatic World Tour, begins its North American leg on June 22. "The Prismatic World Tour is coming to light up some of my favorite North American cities this summer, as well...
January 15, 2014 - 1:27pm
January 9, 2014
Auditions set for 2014 Medora Musical
Four auditions have been scheduled to find the performers for the 50th year of the Medora Musical. The auditions will be held in Memphis on Feb. 7-11; in Minneapolis on Feb. 11; in Bismarck on Feb. 15; and in Fargo on Feb. 16. The Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation is seeking...
January 9, 2014 - 2:04pm
January 4, 2014
Veeder: Life about laughter, not resolutions
By Jessie Veeder / Forum News Service Columnist Last year I vowed 2013 would be the year I would plant a garden. I promised that once the winter snow melted, I would till up that flat spot below the house and I would put in carrots and tomatoes, peas and beans, corn and lettuce,...
January 4, 2014 - 6:28pm
December 16, 2013
Sanford Health Q&A: Asthma in children
Dr. Gary Peterson Is asthma common in children? Pediatric asthma is the most common childhood chronic illness, affecting about 9 million children in the United States. How would I know if my child has asthma? The most common symptoms are wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness...
December 16, 2013 - 7:30pm
December 5, 2013
North Dakota girl sings anthem at Lakers game
ELLENDALE - Alyssa Nishek, 13, of Ellendale, has sung the national anthem at hockey games, rodeos and other events before, but on Sunday, she sang before the Lakers’ NBA game at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. “I was very nervous ahead of time. Every day it was pretty much...
December 5, 2013 - 10:47am
December 2, 2013
Dr. Nordeng: What to do about children’s ear infections
Dr. Rena Nordeng, Our Town Contributor Are children more likely than adults to have ear infections? Yes, children are more susceptible to ear infections, and often get them following another illness, such as a cold, flu or allergy that has caused the child’s nasal passages,...
December 2, 2013 - 7:02pm