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Boy, 12, points toy gun at woman at school
Dickinson educators view documentary about reforming traditional learning
Trump to meet Mexican president Wednesday
Teacher, spouse who died in murder-suicide had been accused in sex case
USFS extends Dakota Prairie Grasslands Demonstration Project for 10 years
crime and courts
nation and world
Port: Dakota Access Protester Chains Himself to Machinery at Pipeline Construction Site
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
How to stop credit card fraud while traveling
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Midgets volleyball drops West Region opener to Demons
Lots of intriguing QBs out there on the market for Vikings
UND prepares for opener at Stony Brook
Prized Twins reliever might go to fall league
Indians hand Twins 12th straight loss
Holten: Behind the scenes with a pickup man
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
Richard "Dick" Hegge
Andrew J. Volesky
Anton "Tony" Leo Funk
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
August 16, 2016
Jacobs: North Dakota produces few presidential candidates
The list of presidential candidates with North Dakota ties is not a long one. Four come to mind, and it's audacious to claim three of them. Of...
August 16, 2016 - 11:54am
July 27, 2016
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
GRAND FORKS The highest ranking North Dakotan in the Obama administration is ensnared in the Senate's confirmation process. She is Mary Wakefield....
July 27, 2016 - 12:00pm
July 5, 2016
JACOBS: Higher ed board finally shows backbone
The end of June brought big news in higher education in North Dakota: UND has a new president. And bigger news: North Dakota State University’s president is on a kind of probation. And the biggest news of all: The Board of Higher Education is functioning effectively for the first...
July 5, 2016 - 10:40pm
July 1, 2016
Jacobs: Comparing elections makes good sport
Comparing elections is a game that draws on the academic disciplines of history, political science, psychology and sociology. Some guesswork is thrown in and perhaps a little bias — to the player’s own taste, of course. Presto! There’s insight into voter behavior. It’s good...
July 1, 2016 - 12:11am
June 21, 2016
Jacobs: Burgum campaign makes sense in hindsight
GRAND FORKS -- Doug Burgum’s primary election campaign makes a lot more sense in hindsight than it did while it was going on. Just about everybody...
June 21, 2016 - 10:52pm
Jacobs: Burgum campaign makes sense in hindsight
GRAND FORKS — Doug Burgum’s primary election campaign makes a lot more sense in hindsight than it did while it was going on. Just about everybody...
June 21, 2016 - 11:32am
June 16, 2016
Jacobs: Stunning election shows need for some soul searching
GRAND FORKS -- It could be that there’s been a bigger upset in North Dakota’s political history, but the occasion doesn’t leap immediately...
June 16, 2016 - 6:03pm
May 30, 2016
Jacobs: Higher-ed summit yields K-12 surprises
GRAND FORKS — Monday of last week brought a perfect morning in Bismarck, the kind that makes you want to grab a pot of coffee and a newspaper...
May 30, 2016 - 3:45pm
May 27, 2016
Jacobs: Corporate farming still haunts North Dakota
GRAND FORKS Terry Wanzek chose the right word to describe corporate farming. Wanzek, R-Jamestown, is the state senator who sponsored legislation...
May 27, 2016 - 6:55pm
May 17, 2016
Jacobs: Presidential candidates suddenly love North Dakota
GRAND FORKS -- Hodgepodge. Miscellany. Roundup. Call it what you like. It’s what I’m dishing up this morning. Presidential politics: Wonder...
May 17, 2016 - 3:58pm
April 19, 2016
Jacobs: Revamp the university system, not just UND
GRAND FORKS -- There’s pain throughout state government today, as details of cuts to programs become more fully known. The cuts themselves...
April 19, 2016 - 4:22pm
April 13, 2016
Jacobs: Burgum, Stenehjem drive their campaign themes
GRAND FORKS -- Doug Burgum drove the twin themes of his gubernatorial campaign last week, when he picked Brett Sanford, the mayor of Watford...
April 13, 2016 - 9:39pm
March 30, 2016
Jacobs: From 1935 comes a literary warning
Given the goings-on in this political campaign, it seemed appropriate to dust off Sinclair Lewis’ novel “It Can’t Happen Here,” and to...
March 30, 2016 - 10:54pm
March 11, 2016
Jacobs: Poll doesn’t mean governor’s race is won
GRAND FORKS -- Last week’s poll of gubernatorial candidates showed 59 percent of respondents for Wayne Stenehjem and 10 percent for Doug Burgum....
March 11, 2016 - 10:35pm
February 24, 2016
Jacobs: Images of GOP candidates sharpen at conventions
GRAND FORKS — Labels are irresistible, and in politics they can also be useful. They communicate quickly and clearly the characteristics of...
February 24, 2016 - 10:10pm