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Two arrested north of Eldridge, ND
North Dakota nursing homes seek more state funding
North Dakota federal judge to go into semi-retirement next year
Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
North Dakota man faces negligent homicide charges following crash
crime and courts
nation and world
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
ND county files felony criminal case against troubled grain dealer
Growing On 2018 helps farmers market crops in difficult times
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
Tribal energy bill approved by House, awaits president's signature
place a business brief
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
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
102-year-old woman skydives to raise awareness for the disease that killed her daughter
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
Fears of metal-tainted meat prompt recall of Jimmy Dean sausage in 21 states, including ND
Cookies are not the enemy: Smarter ways of thinking about food during the holidays
Favre: 'Never say never' to coaching Packers
Klieman contract worth $16.9 million plus perks, bonuses
WATCH: Coach Chris Klieman hosts his introductory press conference at Kansas State
Eagles QB Wentz likely to miss Rams game, possibly more
Wildfire a 'work in progress'
Rob Port: North Dakota has seen a significant drop in student loan debt loads
Port: Legislative pettiness leads to marginalization of Burgum’s conservative budget
Rob Port: Governor Burgum, Senator-elect Cramer tell NDGOP in letter not to give up open primary
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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
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October 27, 2018
Our choices for North Dakota attorney general, secretary of state, ag post, PSC, Supreme Court
North Dakota state government is well managed and its statewide officeholders reflect the views of residents, who prefer a government that is...
October 27, 2018 - 6:00am
October 20, 2018
ND voters should support Cramer for Senate, Armstrong for House
Kevin Cramer should follow the advice of wise carpenters, who say you should measure twice and cut once. In the case of a politician, the corollary...
October 20, 2018 - 10:00pm
October 14, 2018
Forum Communications editorial: Vote no on ND Measure 1, 2, 3; yes on Measure 4
North Dakota voters face a slate of wrongheaded ballot measures in the Nov. 6 election. Voters should reject measures 1, 2 and 3, but Measure...
October 14, 2018 - 6:50am
October 9, 2018
Editorial: 'Necessity defense' could unleash chaos
GRAND FORKS — Is it OK to break the law if it's in the name of perceived public good? Specifically, can people who trespassed and tampered with a multimillion-dollar pipeline avoid jail time if they can prove it was for the sake of slowing climate change? This is the issue...
October 9, 2018 - 5:24pm
October 3, 2018
Commentary: Cramer leads Heitkamp by 12, poll says
Earlier this week we got polling, commissioned by local NBC affiliates, which indicated that Republican Kevin Cramer was leading Democrat Heidi...
October 3, 2018 - 8:17pm
October 2, 2018
McFeely: Pollster who correctly called Heitkamp’s 2012 race pushes back (sort of) on latest ND survey
There is history with a Republican U.S. Senate candidate in North Dakota being given a 10-point polling margin over Heidi Heitkamp. It involves...
October 2, 2018 - 4:55pm
October 1, 2018
Commentary: Cramer leads Heitkamp 51 – 41, poll says. Respondents name Kavanaugh as their top issue.
New polling commissioned by NBC North Dakota News shows Congressman Kevin Cramer leading Senator Heidi Heitkmap by 10 percentage points. According...
October 1, 2018 - 6:54pm
Commentary: Supposed “anti-corruption” amendment supporters don’t get to ignore the text of their own measure
North Dakota’s Measure 1, a constitutional amendment put on the ballot by professional signature collectors paid by Hollywood celebrity activists,...
October 1, 2018 - 3:18pm
September 5, 2018
Zuckerberg: Protecting democracy is an arms race
When you build services that connect billions of people across countries and cultures, you're going to see all of the good that humanity can...
September 5, 2018 - 7:30am
June 11, 2018
A wake-up call for new approaches to suicide prevention
This editorial appeared in Monday's, June 11, Washington Post. Days after the suicide of renowned fashion designer Kate Spade, chef and world-traveling TV storyteller Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room in France, another apparent suicide. Spade was 55, Bourdain was 61,...
June 11, 2018 - 7:49am
June 6, 2018
Cannibals of free speech
The media holds incredible power—the power to illuminate, the power to educate, the power to liberate. The power to destroy. So we have entered into an age where the news is global, digital and ever-present. It comes straight to you, it happens instantaneously, and it has the...
June 6, 2018 - 6:12pm
April 14, 2018
The sutra of snowfall
The only thing I believe in is myself, and even that I know is a lie. This is a truly tragic circumstance and I come upon this realization as I nurse my petrified pride rooting in the tangles of my stomach, staring at a flurry of April snowflakes that seem to be making mockery of...
April 14, 2018 - 8:40am
April 11, 2018
For the sake of GOP, Campbell should withdraw
It's official: There will be a Republican primary for North Dakota's seat in the House of Representatives. That's what Tom Campbell decided after Saturday's state Republican Convention, and he filed nominating petitions Monday. At the convention, fellow Republican Kelly Armstrong...
April 11, 2018 - 6:07am
April 6, 2018
A silent crisis screaming in your ear
I've been reflecting for some time on a conversation I recently had—one you might recall—with Sen. Rich Wardner. We were discussing the problem of school security and he said that we must look further into mental health, that our students are dealing with troubles and...
April 6, 2018 - 10:17am
March 29, 2018
For freedom's sake, Prometheus paid the price
Prometheus gave fire to mankind, so that we would be as gods. Fearful of the dangers that the resulting civilization possessed, of mankind unfettered, Zeus, king of the heavens, punished Prometheus, subjecting him to a torment of endless slaughter, to be killed again and again and...
March 29, 2018 - 7:22am