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After deadliest fire in California history, search for human remains begins
Three-month weather outlook sticks with warmer than normal winter forecast
FDA unveils sweeping anti-tobacco effort to reduce underage vaping and smoking
South Dakota native hopes to be Democratic presidential nominee in 2020
Judge dismisses suit against social workers from mom who tested positive for drugs
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Strong beliefs blow in with proposed wind farm in south-central ND
Facebook says it removed a flood of hate speech, terrorist propaganda and fake accounts
New Pizza Corner changes meet online outcry
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
COMMENTARY: Why Trump’s trade war alarms me
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North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Medical marijuana dispensaries selected for Grand Forks, Williston
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
Jazz Ensemble plans concert
Heart River Writer's Circle to welcome Bismarck poet
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Wild offense explosive in win over Vancouver
Hettinger-Scranton heads back to the mat
How UND is managing seven defensemen on the bench
Wild’s Matt Hendricks watches another contemporary call it quits
If active, Vikings’ new back Ameer Abdullah will return kickoffs against Bears
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Port: My daily radio show ends this week
Port: North Dakota voters are very forgiving of politicians who struggle with alcohol
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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October 24, 2018
Commentary: Why didn’t North Dakota’s tribes testify against voter ID legislation they now say is voter suppression?
“Why would we ever disenfranchise a Native American veteran who only has a P.O. box that everybody knows when they walk into the polling booth,...
October 24, 2018 - 1:47pm
October 11, 2018
Commentary: Kevin Cramer should agree to more debates with Heidi Heitkamp
For weeks now Democrats have been critical of Congressman Kevin Cramer for not agreeing to more debates with Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp....
October 11, 2018 - 12:16pm
October 3, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp deploys man who married his campaign manager to attack Cramer for hiring his wife as campaign manager
Throughout this election North Dakota Democrats, and Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign specifically, have attacked Congressman Kevin Cramer...
October 3, 2018 - 10:23am
September 25, 2018
Commentary: Reporter says Senator Heitkamp 'bolted' away from questions about Kavanaugh
Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign and political allies are aggressive in mining her opponent Kevin Cramer’s many, many interviews with the...
September 25, 2018 - 10:03am
September 7, 2018
Commentary: Poll: 68 percent of North Dakotans support Measure 2 banning non-citizen voting
Gary Emineth, a Republican state Senate candidate from the Bismarck area, is also the organizer behind what will be Measure 2 on our general...
September 7, 2018 - 3:26pm
September 4, 2018
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp’s feelings about her party’s presidential candidates change so often it can make you dizzy
Over the holiday weekend Senator Heidi Heitkamp was asked about whether or not she’d like President Barack Obama to campaign for her here in...
September 4, 2018 - 10:00am
August 23, 2018
Commentary: Enrollment numbers are the wrong metric by which to measure higher education success
News from North Dakota’s two largest universities – UND in Grand Forks and NDSU in Fargo – is that fall enrollment is down this year. Based...
August 23, 2018 - 12:08pm
August 7, 2018
Commentary: The summer of Meghan Markle and all the tired ways we talk about royal women
The first summer of Meghan Markle's royalty is coming to an end and, as a diligent student of her tabloid coverage, here is what I have learned:...
August 7, 2018 - 9:48am
August 6, 2018
SHIPLEY: For NFL, controlling the message no longer possible
The NFL's new "helmet rule" made an uneasy debut during the Hall of Fame Game between the Chicago Bears and Baltimore Ravens on Saturday, Aug....
August 6, 2018 - 6:44pm
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp’s allies say Kevin Cramer 'sold out North Dakota' by supporting policy reforms Heitkamp also voted for
Over the weekend my colleague John Hageman wrote an article about the third party attack ads which are flooding North Dakota’s Senate race...
August 6, 2018 - 10:20am
August 1, 2018
Commentary: Poll: Majority of Americans, including 81 percent of Trump voters, back President Trump’s 'farmer bailout'
When President Donald Trump decided to do something about something Republicans and Democrats alike acknowledge is a problem – China’s unfair...
August 1, 2018 - 1:56pm
July 30, 2018
Commentary: The Heitkamp political machine will attack anyone questioning the narrative
It’s ironic that when Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s talk radio host brother really wants to reach an audience he turns to my employers at the...
July 30, 2018 - 11:00am
July 25, 2018
Commentary: Can you sickos stop acting like a female teacher molesting a male student is some fantasy come true?
Recently news broke about a West Fargo teacher who was arrested for allegedly sending sexually explicit messages to two teenage boys, one 16...
July 25, 2018 - 10:01am
July 23, 2018
Commentary: Group that called President Trump a traitor trying to help self-styled Trump ally Heidi Heitkamp
The decision by Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s re-election campaign to brag about her close relationship with President Donald Trump – she votes...
July 23, 2018 - 9:11am
July 3, 2018
Commentary: We should stop lowering the flags for mass shootings
Last night the Washington Post reported that President Donald Trump was refusing to order the nation’s flags lowered as a gesture to the awful...
July 3, 2018 - 9:54am