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Pope Francis wants psychological testing to prevent problem priests. But can it really do that?
With more focus on the southern border, U.S. officials see a rise in migrants at sea
Amy Klobuchar cites bad data to claim credit for reducing black incarceration
Trump attacks McCain again, saying he didn't get 'thank-you' for role in funeral
NDSU names Kalk new executive director for Research and Technology Park
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota on track to receive grant for abandoned coal mine cleanup
Bayer's blind spot on Monsanto's Roundup may cost billions
Legislature weighs replacing NDSU facility labeled as an ‘embarrassment’
Facebook makes big changes to ad system
Despite uncertainty with international markets, ND exports up in 2018
place a business brief
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
American farmers confront a mental health crisis
Four things that changed my laundry game after doing laundry at my friends' home
It's the Year of the Pig. Is it also the year fake pork takes off in China?
6 ways parents and schools can tackle the spike in teen suicide
Does a church matter? For some congregations, nontraditional settings like former motels and auto shops have become religious gathering places
Bison hang on to beat North Carolina Central, face top-ranked Duke next
Schnepf: With Duke next, NDSU will receive the most exposure the school has ever seen
Blue Hawk track teams open spring season at Spearfish on Saturday
McFeely: Tullibee, or not tullibee — Unique fish provides a fun day on the ice
Twins release veteran first baseman Lucas Duda, reassign four more
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Cramer says he’s 'sure' Trump supports electoral college because it won him election in 2016
Port: You can’t just do art without the government’s permission
Bender: When will they do the right thing?
Plain Talk Podcast: Is the Legacy Fund at risk from initiated measures? And some thoughts on the demise of the Sunday Close Law
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Duane "Smiley" Lauf
Rita Ann Hanson
Melvin and Myong Bullinger
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
March 14, 2019
Security sniffer: Detection canines keep schools safe
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — A sharp, wet nose swiftly sniffs its way along rows of gym lockers, punctuated by the echoing of an energetic tail thumping...
March 14, 2019 - 3:38pm
March 8, 2019
A good (and old) boy: ND dog is still hoppin' at 21 years old
ARTHUR, N.D. — Bringing a new furry friend into the family means a lot of changes. Going through potty training, learning the little guy or...
March 8, 2019 - 1:28pm
February 21, 2019
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Midnight, the black lab who rescued an elderly neighbor who had fallen in the snow in Alexandria, is getting some love....
February 21, 2019 - 3:34pm
December 31, 2018
Minnesota native trying to locate childhood horse
BRAINERD, Minn. -- After three years of searching for an old friend, Minnesota native Ashley Antar keeps hitting a dead end. Numerous phone calls,...
December 31, 2018 - 2:49pm
December 17, 2018
Easing holiday stress for pets
DULUTH -- Holidays can bring an array of goodies — and temptation — for our four-legged friends. Although the holiday season falls behind...
December 17, 2018 - 8:26pm
November 27, 2018
Woman’s best friend: Women’s gun club trains family pets to be hunting dogs
BRAINERD, Minn. — Diamonds and Dogs has nothing to do with being glamorous and everything to do with a special bond developed between a dog...
November 27, 2018 - 2:50pm
November 14, 2018
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
GRAND FORKS — Kenzie Holm's car purred, but not for the reason it is supposed to. A kitten that took an 80-mile ride in the engine compartment...
November 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 31, 2018
Minnesota couple finds success with goat yoga
FORADA, Minn.—When instructor Heather Godfrey of Alexandria asked her yoga class how many had participated in goat yoga before, not one...
August 31, 2018 - 12:20pm
August 27, 2018
A goldendoodle went missing for weeks following a fatal accident. A kind, dog-loving stranger made it his mission to find him.
CHAFFEE COUNTY, Colo. — More than two weeks into his search for a dog that he'd never met, Joe Stratmann thought about giving up. "After...
August 27, 2018 - 2:27pm
August 25, 2018
Kuntz family launches online fundraiser to try to preserve Nokota horse herd
FARGO — The family of Leo Kuntz has launched an online fundraiser with the goal of collecting $50,000 to maintain the herd of almost 200...
August 25, 2018 - 5:18pm
August 19, 2018
Step by step, couple learns to train, care for oxen team
DULUTH — The Wixos had a log problem. After two major storms, more than 350 trees had fallen on their 16 acres outside Duluth. That's when...
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 9, 2018
90-year-old retired vet gives ailing animals a spring in their step
OXFORD, Md. - In a small white warehouse in a tiny Chesapeake Bay town, 90-year-old Lincoln Parkes spends his days making wheelchairs for dogs....
August 9, 2018 - 1:38pm
July 29, 2018
I bake for dogs, and they eat it up
Puppy season kicked off last month, with posts on social media and a flood of photographs and videos filling up my feed. My friends and their...
July 29, 2018 - 10:45am
July 7, 2018
Bitten in the Badlands: A dog's brush with a rattler
MEDORA, N.D.—It was a gorgeous day for a hike in the Badlands. Not too hot, with some moody clouds that made the sky interesting and the...
July 7, 2018 - 8:19am
June 21, 2018
Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
Koko, a beloved gorilla that learned to communicate with humans and then stole their hearts, has died. The Gorilla Foundation said the 46-year-old celebrity ape - a western lowland gorilla - died in her sleep this week at the organization's preserve in Northern California. The Gorilla...
June 21, 2018 - 12:43pm