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The Midwest eases its Trump swoon and flirts again with Democratic candidates
A 71-year-old Florida man tied a gun to a weather balloon to fake his own murder, police say
Jaguar escapes zoo and moves from one enclosure to next, killing trapped animals
'Drowning is a cultural problem': Recent drowning illustrates alarming trend
Deadly tornado prompts call for improving RV park safety standards
crime and courts
nation and world
Unhealthy burden: Steep medical bills can add stress to periods of bad health
It's not your imagination: airline restrooms are getting smaller
After Deepwater Horizon, a new BP emerges
Northrop Grumman CEO will step down
SD wheat being harvested even as crops still being planted
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
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
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
She cut her weekly trash down so much it fits into an unbelievably small jar
Fernando Rodney works early, then flies to Miami to become U.S. citizen
Twins top Rays thanks to Dozier's walk-off grand slam
France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final
Kim pours it on, wins John Deere Classic by eight shots
VAR plays key role in World Cup final, but was it the way FIFA intended?
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
Commentary: New Cramer ad features President Trump riding herd on Senator Heidi Heitkamp
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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 9, 2018
Cyclists stop to rest in Dickinson on cross-country ride
Folk tend to pass through Dickinson on all manner of adventure, and Leo Hauser is no exception—he and 25 others took a day to rest and...
July 9, 2018 - 12:42pm
July 2, 2018
Grandfather and grandson bike across the U.S. to raise money for Shriners Hospital
FARGO — Not many grandfathers and grandsons know each other well enough to finish each other's sentences. Then again, not many have spent...
July 2, 2018 - 3:01pm
May 5, 2018
What you need to know to ride and maintain your bike
FARGO — When you were a kid, all it took was begging your mom for permission to jump on your bike to claim the open road forever with your...
May 5, 2018 - 11:01am
August 8, 2017
'Good for your soul': Local cycling group gets people active in Dickinson
The thought of pedaling up the side of a butte can be a little scary for some people, but Bev Brierley wants people to know there's much more...
August 8, 2017 - 9:24pm
April 14, 2017
Mother says West Fargo 26-year-old killed in motorcycle crash lacked riding experience
FARGO—Danika Murphy grew up in a family of motorcycle enthusiasts, but was new to the thrills of riding herself. Just last summer, she...
April 14, 2017 - 10:43pm
August 6, 2016
9-year-old completes Maah Daah Hey 13 with help from her mom
MEDORA—Treacherous buttes, narrow trails and an early morning. It's enough to make most people want to pack it up and go back to bed. But...
August 6, 2016 - 7:27pm
July 18, 2016
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
BRAINERD, Minn. -- In this week’s episode of Northland Outdoors TV, we travel to the western Minnesota “lake that speaks” to learn about...
July 18, 2016 - 1:04pm
May 24, 2014
Bikers for Honduras: SDSU fraternity brothers make once-in-a-lifetime journey
After graduating from college, some immediately go on to take entry-level jobs. Others settle into post-graduate malaise, weary and anxious about...
May 24, 2014 - 10:38pm
October 31, 2013
Biking to birds: Mountain biker Hansi Johnson uses his ‘fat bike’ to reach more remote grouse trails
By Sam Cook DULUTH, Minn. — On an overcast October morning, Hansi Johnson walks down an old logging trail flanked by young aspen. He carries...
October 31, 2013 - 1:36am
June 16, 2013
In North Dakota, bicyclists beware of boozing it up
FARGO -- Booze and bikes just don't mix on North Dakota streets. Bicyclists in the region are rarely cited for riding drunk -- local police departments say they recall just two incidents in the past 15 years -- but law enforcement can ticket bikers for driving under the influence,...
June 16, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
Beach gears up for golf course improvements, including walking, biking path
Though southwest North Dakota is still blanketed by snow, the city of Beach is gearing up for summer by planning improvements to its golf course, which include a walking and biking path that would swing through town and along the golf course. "I think Beach is one of the few communities...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
Southwest ND's top destination spot to visit is TRNP
When I started the top 10 places to visit in southwest North Dakota two weeks ago, there was no snow on the ground and spring temperatures were...
April 18, 2013 - 12:05am
September 27, 2012
The Maah Daah Hey Trail has more and more visitors from all over the country step foot each year on the 140-mile journey. Jessica DeMartin,...
September 27, 2012 - 12:05am
July 29, 2012
A peaceful refuge from the city life: Bemidji trails offer outdoor wonderland
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- With the sun shining vibrantly and a peaceful breeze rustling leaves on a weekday afternoon, the city of Bemidji can be found...
July 29, 2012 - 12:00am
July 28, 2012
Countdown on to Cycle Around North Dakota in Sakakawea County
The countdown is on as Mott and Hebron residents await the arrival of 260 cyclists to ride into town in August with the 20th annual Cycle Around North Dakota in Sakakawea County. Representing 24 U.S. states and three Canadian provinces, riders will arrive in Mott on Aug. 8 and head...
July 28, 2012 - 12:00am