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Russia to expel 23 British diplomats and close consulate in row over poisoned ex-spy
United flight had to be diverted because it accidentally had a dog onboard
Democrats endorse Josh Boschee for secretary of state
FBI's McCabe is fired a little more than 24 hours before he could retire
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
crime and courts
nation and world
Paws with purpose: Pets playing larger role in the workplace
Experts share advice for first-time homebuyers
Airbnb announces tax agreement with state of North Dakota
Chasing the American dream: Homebuyers face hurdles
Drink milk -- and save a farm
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
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Hospital to host Stop the Bleed course
Hillsboro-Central Valley holds off late Carrington rally to make Class B boys state title game
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 16 seed UMBC ousts No. 1 Virginia in historic upset
Hedberg's 3-point shooting vaults Minot Ryan past St. John in Class B boys semifinals
MILLER: UND men's hockey just a little bit short
UND's NCAA hopes alive but fading after NCHC Frozen Faceoff loss
Commentary: Democrat insider: State party engaged in “backstabbing and double dealing” with some candidates
What to look for on plant descriptions
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
LETTER: Dog park should be a safe place for humans and dogs
LETTER: Keep supporting the fine arts
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
Former ND lawmaker and newspaper giant John Andrist, called one of the finest men, dies at 86
BISMARCK—John Andrist, a giant in North Dakota's newspaper industry and a former state lawmaker, died early Wednesday, Jan. 17, in a Fargo...
January 17, 2018 - 3:38pm
What bird is the Christmas partridge?
The ruffed grouse is an aspirational bird for me; that is, a bird I haven't seen lately but hope to see soon. The grouse is on my mind for several...
December 17, 2017 - 9:30am
December 11, 2017
Activist had big impact on ND
The obituary said, "Richard was involved in conservation issues throughout his life," and it listed examples of his activities: biologist at...
December 11, 2017 - 11:37am
December 9, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! I know this makes two woodpeckers in a row. And yeah, I remember the fuss some of you made about a series of owls as bird of...
December 9, 2017 - 4:42pm
December 5, 2017
ND leaders resisted NAFTA before it was approved
Let's go time traveling today. We won't go far into the past, just a little less than a quarter century. Our sojourn will be brief, only long...
December 5, 2017 - 5:26am
December 3, 2017
Commentary: A downy and dependable winter bird
The downy woodpecker is among the steadiest of winter birds. She's at the suet feeder every morning. I know the bird is a female because there's...
December 3, 2017 - 6:13pm
November 28, 2017
COMMENTARY: Build a better board of higher ed
GRAND FORKS — A task force will study governance of higher education in North Dakota, the governor says. Applications for membership are due...
November 28, 2017 - 10:30am
November 26, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Turkey – or dinosaur – for dinner?
This is Thanksgiving season and so the turkey must be bird of the week. No other bird is so closely associated with any day as the turkey. Nor...
November 26, 2017 - 6:03am
November 21, 2017
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
The ghost of Wild Bill Langer has stirred for a second time in a fortnight, once in connection with the Board of Higher Education and the second...
November 21, 2017 - 8:06am
November 19, 2017
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
The evening grosbeak is often a spoiler and always a thrill — a spoiler because it is always keenly anticipated but seldom shows up, and...
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
November 14, 2017
Commentary: Burgum task force breaks precedent with interest in higher ed
Gov. Doug Burgum announced that he'll name a task force to study higher education. That's the most important thing that happened in North Dakota...
November 14, 2017 - 7:52am
November 5, 2017
Rusty blackbirds seem to be regulars
Ten rusty blackbirds dropped into our backyard last week. This was not a surprise, exactly, but it wasn't anticipated. Seeing a rusty blackbird...
November 5, 2017 - 8:58pm
October 30, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Birthday wishes for North Dakotans
Thursday, Nov. 2, is Statehood Day in North Dakota. President Benjamin Harrison signed the enabling act 128 years ago on Nov. 2. What resolutions...
October 30, 2017 - 11:28pm
October 29, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Harbingers of winter show up here
The American tree sparrow is misnamed and misplaced. It is an American bird, sure enough, and it is a sparrow. But the American tree sparrow...
October 29, 2017 - 6:19am
October 22, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: MIKE JACOBS/ Fall often brings wanderers to our area
A varied thrush spent time in Memorial Park Cemetery last week. This appearance wasn't unexpected, but it was unpredictable. Memorial Park has...
October 22, 2017 - 6:37am