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Nome, ND relieved by church fire, but Cobb says he may still try to stay
Blotter: Two pit bikes allegedly stolen
North Dakota Senate votes to keep $90 oil 'trigger'
House votes down caregiver bill, but AARP hopeful with other legislation
K-9 search reveals more than 30 pounds of drugs in vehicle over weekend
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Vegas
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Las Vegas
Shattered glass leaves its mark on two UND hockey fans
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
ND abortion provider: Judge Neil Gorsuch would oppress women's rights
Port: Congressman Cramer says Planned Parenthood video showing protesters turned back by cops was a “stunt”
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Pates: Juggernaut McM Inc. farm ends in epic fail
Port: We desperately need more information on refugee resettlement in North Dakota
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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 - 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
February 17, 2016
Jacobs: What happened to North Dakota Democrats?
GRAND FORKS -- On this day in 1992, Democrats controlled the governorship and nine of the 12 elected statewide offices. They were a solid presence...
February 17, 2016 - 10:39pm
February 11, 2016
Jacobs: The four political ‘parties’ of North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota is a Republican state. There’s no arguing that point. But that doesn’t tell us much about the Republican Party...
February 11, 2016 - 6:22pm
January 20, 2016
Jacobs: Burgum ventures into unexplored political space
GRAND FORKS -- Doug Burgum is running for governor. I misread him. I thought that he wouldn’t run, and said so, because I figured that smart...
January 20, 2016 - 9:40pm
December 23, 2015
Jacobs: Unlikely pair helped build North Dakota’s heritage
GRAND FORKS — Ordinarily, you wouldn’t think simultaneously of S.F. Hoffner and Enoch Thorsgard. They were on opposite sides of the ethnic,...
December 23, 2015 - 6:24pm
December 16, 2015
Jacobs: Secret hiring a no-go
GRAND FORKS — Thee prospect of presidential searches at the state’s largest universities — one certain, one possible — has generated...
December 16, 2015 - 5:08pm