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Fargo’s new city hall incurs more costs
North Dakota, Minnesota delegations denounce Trump's defense of Putin
Police able to get bear out of tree in Grand Forks, but animal's survival is iffy
Former North Dakota national leaders in effort to keep Obamacare protections
Two northwest ND counties carry most West Nile mosquitoes
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
Giant pork surplus awaits Americans as trade wars risk exports
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
Treating addiction in a rural area: Small town health center offers big city services
place a business brief
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
Sanford drop-off site a boon for breast milk donors
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
Study finds decrease in early deaths in ND
Badlands bats stagnant at Pierre
Hometown slugger wins All-Star Home Run Derby
Roughriders go winless at Gopher Classic
Twins' Berrios excited to be first-time All-Star
Reeve hopes all five Lynx starters are picked for home All-Star Game
Commentary: Here’s something everyone seems to be overlooking in the (mostly) political hysteria over soybeans
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
Even in dark times, hang on to hope
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Melvin and Myong Bullinger
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
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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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
July 15, 2018
Unhealthy burden: Steep medical bills can add stress to periods of bad health
GRAND FORKS—Across the region and the country, significant numbers of patients find themselves in situations where they can't—or...
July 15, 2018 - 6:17am
July 8, 2018
You don't need to break the bank to host a dream wedding. I did it for $780.
I proposed to my boyfriend over email. Actually, he was just cc'd on the email, which was directed to his parents and mine. "Theoretically, would...
July 8, 2018 - 10:00am
June 13, 2018
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump took fresh aim at the OPEC oil cartel on Wednesday, June 13. "Oil prices are too high, OPEC is at it again....
June 13, 2018 - 10:41am
June 7, 2018
Getting a Chick-Fil-A franchise is harder than getting into Harvard
Three months into his new role as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt wanted to help his wife find a job, too. At Chick-Fil-A....
June 7, 2018 - 8:04am
June 1, 2018
A 64-year-old put his life savings in his carry-on. U.S. Customs took it without charging him with a crime.
A 64-year-old Cleveland, Ohio, man is suing U.S. Customs and Border Protection after agents strip-searched him at an airport in October and took...
June 1, 2018 - 4:12pm
New polls find most Americans say teachers are underpaid - and many would pay higher taxes to fix it
Teachers seeking higher pay and more school funding walked out of classrooms in half a dozen states this year. Now, three national polls report...
June 1, 2018 - 12:44pm
The latest blow to struggling family farms: rising interest rates
Shane Merrill lives in a small town in South Dakota that's 1,400 miles from Wall Street, but he watches the numbers as avidly as the traders....
June 1, 2018 - 12:36pm
May 29, 2018
America has a massive truck driver shortage. Here's why few want an $80,000 job.
America has a massive shortage of truck drivers. Joyce Brenny, head of Brenny Transportation in Minnesota, increased driver pay 15 percent this...
May 29, 2018 - 10:43am
May 15, 2018
Teachers shelling out nearly $500 a year on school supplies, report finds
Pencils, pens, crayons, construction paper, T-shirts, snacks and, sometimes, a pair of shoes: The costs add up for public school teachers who...
May 15, 2018 - 6:32am
May 7, 2018
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
As another academic year winds down on campuses nationwide, the news about the financial underpinning of colleges and universities keeps getting worse. Two studies out in the past week show that key revenue sources at public and private universities continue to shrink without any...
May 7, 2018 - 11:16am
May 4, 2018
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is sending every family an election-year check. Democrats call it bribery.
Starting May 15, parents in Wisconsin can log on to a state-run website, answer a few questions, and sign up to get checks worth $100 per child....
May 4, 2018 - 7:44am
April 22, 2018
Americans waste about a quarter of the food they buy, and the environmental consequences are staggering
The mass quantities of food Americans waste every year has staggering environmental consequences, according to a study published Wednesday, April...
April 22, 2018 - 10:52am
April 20, 2018
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
April 20, 2018 - 4:16pm
April 13, 2018
Senators have more money now. Will they finally pay their interns?
The $1.3 trillion spending bill that President Donald Trump signed last month contained a subtle yet dramatic shift for U.S. senators. The budget for "Senate operations," the pocket of money members use for staffing, grew from roughly $871 million last year to $920 million for 2018...
April 13, 2018 - 9:59am
March 19, 2018
'Netflix for oil' setting stage for $1 trillion data battle
A battle for big data is brewing in the oil patch. The service companies that map underground pockets of oil, drill the wells and lift crude...
March 19, 2018 - 1:38pm