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ND drought conditions lessen dramatically with rains
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Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
UND rookie Gabe Bast to miss start of hockey season
Lawyer: Ex-NFL star had 'severe' case of CTE brain disease
UMD alum Carson Soucy battling for role on Wild blue line
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Ravens add former Bison Crockett to practice squad
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Port: Podcast: Hoeven accuses Heitkamp of “scare tactics” on Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill
Port: 2016 report alleges inappropriate language, gender bias from NDUS chancellor
McFeely: Tom Campbell spends $100,000 more on TV ads
Port: Podcast: Congressman Kevin Cramer House would probably pass Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill
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July 30, 2016
Omdahl: Was ignorance the problem in primaries?
GRAND FORKS Well, the presidential nominating conventions have been held. Nothing miraculous happened at either one, so millions of people will...
July 30, 2016 - 11:59pm
July 9, 2016
Omdahl: Looking at immigration from a victim’s perspective
Woodie Guthrie wrote an inspiring song to assure us that this land was our land. The melody was great but his premise was wrong. With immigration becoming a major national issue, last week’s column speculated on a conversation that might occur at a meeting of North Dakota’s tribal...
July 9, 2016 - 11:02pm
July 2, 2016
Omdahl: Native Americans join crusade against immigration
“This is the time to go on a warpath against immigration,” Chief Stormy Red Cloud announced as he called delegations from the five North Dakota Native American reservations to order in the largest On-A- Slant lodge south of Mandan. (They refused to pay the $6 Fort Lincoln admission...
July 2, 2016 - 9:20pm
June 26, 2016
Omdahl: Sleuthing the mystery of the Burgum-Stenehjem race
GRAND FORKS The Republican gubernatorial race has North Dakota's political pundits scratching their heads, searching for an explanation for the...
June 26, 2016 - 12:09pm
June 19, 2016
Omdahl: Hoops, red tape bog down sex trafficking fight
GRAND FORKS -- Frustration is rampant among applicants for $1.25 million appropriated in the last legislative session for training programs to...
June 19, 2016 - 12:00am
June 13, 2016
Omdahl: Homeland Committee gets serious about politics
GRAND FORKS -- “Our Homeland Security Committee was ordered to draft a mission statement by May 20, which we don’t have because I put this meeting off until after everybody had planted their carrots and stuff,” Chairperson Ork Dorken announced to the town’s 13 electors assembled...
June 13, 2016 - 11:25pm
June 4, 2016
Omdahl: More Christian officeholders won't change culture
GRAND FORKS -- “If we can get Christians to run for mayor, if we can get Christians to run for city councils, if we can get Christians to run...
June 4, 2016 - 11:41pm
May 28, 2016
Omdah: Expect red herring on victim rights measures
GRAND FORKS -- With the gubernatorial race settled in June and the North Dakota presidential vote a foregone conclusion, excitement in the fall...
May 28, 2016 - 11:00pm
May 21, 2016
Omdahl: Remembering Korea, Vietnam vets this Memorial Day
GRAND FORKS -- For many Americans, the wars in Korea and Vietnam were a great loss of life with questionable results. Seeking comfort in their grief, the families of the 50,000 troops lost in each of these conflicts have searched for some good purpose for their loss. Throughout American...
May 21, 2016 - 9:28pm
May 16, 2016
Omdahl: Where does need for college remedial work begin?
GRAND FORKS -- Around one-fourth of the students appearing on campuses aren’t ready for college-level work and must enroll in no-credit remedial...
May 16, 2016 - 5:19pm
May 2, 2016
Omdahl: Fighting tuition increases and student debt
GRAND FORKS — University of North Dakota interim President Ed Schafer has been making a valiant effort to curb the relentless increase of student...
May 2, 2016 - 10:09pm
April 25, 2016
Omdahl: ND Democrat party slides into disarray
GRAND FORKS -- The Democratic-NPL Party in North Dakota is in such bad shape that even Republicans are shedding tears. However, they’re only...
April 25, 2016 - 6:18pm
April 17, 2016
Omdahl: Measure No. 1 would shift North Dakota farm policy
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota has had a romance with family farming since the Homestead Act of 1862, when the federal government gave 160-acre...
April 17, 2016 - 12:00am
April 9, 2016
Omdahl: Politicians excel in overpromise and under delivery
GRAND FORKS -- In a recent editorial statement, Rae Ann Kelsch of Mandan reminded political candidates and voters that campaign promises by candidates...
April 9, 2016 - 11:16pm
March 26, 2016
Omdahl: ND gives up on getting smarter voters
GRAND FORKS -- Appearing on “Fox & Friends,” conservative commentator Ann Coulter proposed that literacy tests become a prerequisite...
March 26, 2016 - 6:02pm