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Bipartisan Senate negotiators strike deal on $4.5 billion emergency border bill
Trump launches reelection bid amid turbulent time for the White House
Attorneys seek relief under ND ruling for people convicted of refusing DUI blood test
Munich, N.D., man accused of rape
Trump to officially announce his reelection bid Tuesday night in Orlando
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nation and world
Weather woes cause American corn farmers to throw in the towel
As insulin costs soar, American diabetics drive to Canada
Bureaucracy vs. the sale barn: Bismarck Livestock Auction plans to move forward, fill a need
Trump's $16 billion farm bailout criticized at the WTO
New central South Dakota ethanol plant reaches full speed
place a business brief
The world will get half its power from wind, solar by 2050
Port: North Dakota Democratic party: 'Coal is no longer a viable source of energy'
The U.S. becomes top oil producer globally -- The economic and educational cost of oil in the Bakken
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
Bismarck Sanford opens human milk donation center
Methodists' stance on homosexuality divides the church
A camp of faith and friendships; Camp ReCreation underway at Richardton
It's time for the Medora Car Show
A column: The stars aligned that day
Lean, mean, winning machine: Badlands earns seventh straight win with late rally
Boyd tallies twice as U.S. rolls in Gold Cup opener
Toye Story: Loons striker's late goal helps United rally past Houston in U.S. Open Cup
Former XFL player known as 'He Hate Me' found safe after being reported missing
Twins place Buxton on injured list, recall Cave
Plain Talk Podcast: Lawmaker says criticism of legislature’s ethics moves are inaccurate
Port: Heitkamp preaches moderation to national Dems even as state party moves further left
Port: Jon Stewart and his sanctimony are a lot of what’s wrong in American politics today
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Kevin Cramer says political attacks on North Dakota company could scare off bidders for federal contracts
Bender: Everything's just fine with our gun laws, thank you
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Dickinson offers parks, lakes, even a dike, for summer fun
New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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June 16, 2019
Swift: Here's to the dads, whether they're Mr. Moms or Ward Cleavers
FARGO — Remember "Mr. Mom"? The title pretty much summed up the entire plot of the popular 1983 comedy: Auto engineer is laid off so his wife...
June 16, 2019 - 7:00am
Veeder: All the things to love
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Last night, as we were driving back to the ranch late from a performance in a bigger town, my dad said he wishes he could...
June 16, 2019 - 6:00am
June 15, 2019
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
Dear Carol: My mother, 93, is mentally sharp and lives in her own retirement apartment. As would be expected, she has some physical problems,...
June 15, 2019 - 8:30am
Growing Together: Why were so many trees and shrubs injured this winter?
FARGO — I promise I’ll return to more uplifting garden columns very soon, but the mailbox has been filled with photos of dead trees and dying...
June 15, 2019 - 7:00am
June 14, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Jessy's Toy Box brings kindness to sick kids
Have you ever heard of a little boy named Jessy Haberman? Barb Haberman, a summer resident of Detroit Lakes, Minn., introduced me to the little...
June 14, 2019 - 6:45am
June 9, 2019
Swift: The best parenting advice you can get until something better comes along...
FARGO — I’ve been asked to speak to various groups and organizations before, varying from retired teachers to service clubs and church groups....
June 9, 2019 - 7:30am
Veeder: Kid vacation offers a break from the beautiful, sticky mess of parenthood
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Over Memorial Day weekend, my in-laws took our two young daughters on a five-day camping trip and left my husband and...
June 9, 2019 - 6:30am
June 8, 2019
Fielding Questions: Bumps on leaves, falling ash leaves and Roundup under evergreens
Q: What are the bumps on my tree leaves, and how do I get rid of them? — Scott Langemo. A: The round, protruding bump-like growths on tree...
June 8, 2019 - 10:30am
Bursack: How do siblings resolve dispute about if Dad should move to assisted living?
Dear Carol: My widowed dad is 83 and doing well enough, but he’s lonely. He lives in the same house that he and Mom owned for decades. Dad...
June 8, 2019 - 8:30am
Growing Together: A silent killer is shortening the lives of our trees
FARGO — Gardening is uplifting, whether we’re working on our lawn and landscape or planting vegetables, flowers and fruits. Some of the things...
June 8, 2019 - 7:00am
June 7, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Birthday kindness proves giving is better than receiving
I celebrated my birthday at the beginning of May by asking people for ideas of little acts of kindness I could do on my big day. It was fun hearing about all the ways people had celebrated their own birthdays in the past. My favorite ideas came from Pixie Neece, of Fargo, who gathered...
June 7, 2019 - 6:00am
June 2, 2019
Swift: From alpha to zzz's, dogs make strange bedfellows
FARGO — "My little dog: A heartbeat at my feet." — Edith Wharton. When it comes to pet ownership, there are two distinct schools of thought...
June 2, 2019 - 8:00am
Veeder: Get the gate
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Get the gate. There are other words that conjure up anxiety for me, but none in the same way as this phrase declared from...
June 2, 2019 - 6:30am
June 1, 2019
Fielding Questions: Will this ash tree recover, and 2 questions about rhubarb
Q: We have our fingers crossed that the green ash tree pictured along a boulevard in south Fargo will survive. It has been girdled completely...
June 1, 2019 - 11:00am
Bursack: Up-to-date legal form can help emergency personnel honor mom's health decisions
Dear Carol: My mom has lived for years with multiple health issues, including two rounds of cancer treatment. She's now 79 and suffers from severe...
June 1, 2019 - 9:00am