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Youth in Crisis: Dickinson grapples with lack of behavioral health services
UND says pay raise, title change for chief of staff was in line with duties
Trump declares border emergency
Supreme Court takes up Trump administration's plan to ask about citizenship in census
SD Capitol notebook: Pace quickens as lawmakers talk absentee voting, hemp and campus carry
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nation and world
Boundaries are important when responding to work communication after hours
North Dakota oil production hits new record
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
South Dakota foreclosure case could involve more than 31,000 head of cattle
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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
Her cancer went undetected, now this grandmother wants to help others get the right diagnosis
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Minnesota man survives North Dakota blizzard in his vehicle, but then he's hit with tragic news
Kindness is Contagious: Kind plumbers are priceless on holidays
Midgets gymnastics repeat as WDA champion
Scoreboard for Friday, Feb.15
Buccadawgs send one to finals while taking fifth in duals
'Sink the Bismarck' Dickinson wins Class A Dual Championship over Demons
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Big wins for Minnesota Duluth, Denver
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
Plain Talk Podcast: Congressman Armstrong takes listener questions, state House passes bill to eliminate income taxes
Port: UND employee allowed to work from Texas, got a promotion and $30,000 raise in November
Port: Video: Lawmakers rip Department of Transportation for 'ridiculous' $50 million fiscal note on speed limit bill
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Cramer says of border deal, 'I like it ok. I certainly don’t love it.'
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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
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
February 1, 2019
Swift: The fax of life: '90s technology doesn't hold up in high-speed world
FARGO -- I don’t remember how I spent most of the '90s. I think much of that decade was spent trying to get Drew Barrymore’s haircut, pretending...
February 1, 2019 - 10:15am
January 31, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Carry encouraging words everywhere you go
Have you felt it? That overwhelming need to dispose of all clutter now that the holidays are over? I’ve cleaned out one closet and have about...
January 31, 2019 - 5:22pm
January 26, 2019
Swift: Thursdays with Tony: How one extraordinary human taught me a crash course in humanity
Imagine walking through a mall with a small child. He has a big, wide grin and hasn’t yet learned of the potential threats of life. Everyone...
January 26, 2019 - 3:37pm
Veeder: When I was 15
“Oh, you’re going to feel so old,” my husband told me as I explained my plan for the week to drive across the state to conduct a few writing...
January 26, 2019 - 3:23pm
January 24, 2019
Growing Together: Do you speak gardening? If not, this could help.
FARGO -- Please don’t laugh, but I’ve never golfed. In fact, I don’t think I could even define the terms "birdie," "bogey" or "par," although...
January 24, 2019 - 1:53pm
Fielding Questions: Rooting a snake plant, how to control squirrels and houseplant drainage
Q: I have a variegated snake plant that has grown well, and I’d like to start more. When checking to see if they can be rooted from cuttings,...
January 24, 2019 - 12:23pm
Knutson: 'Arrogant journalists' exist, but not in Upper Midwest agriculture
The caller told me in clear and certain terms that he didn’t like what I’d written in an Agweek news article: that many U.S. farm organizations and commodity groups are deeply concerned about disruptions in American ag exports. “Fake news,” the caller said. “Well,” I said,...
January 24, 2019 - 6:00am
January 23, 2019
Bursack: Daughter's 24/7 elder care needs adjustment, not guilt
Dear Carol: My dad, 84, can shower, dress and eat. He’s continent and takes no medications, he can read, his hearing is OK and he’s non-combative....
January 23, 2019 - 11:16am
Runck: More than a birth story
Last month, I had a baby. I wrote that sentence in three seconds, but it took years to make it true. Our son, Arlo Byron, arrived early after...
January 23, 2019 - 10:49am
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness is a healing balm
My friend lost her dad just days after Christmas. I’ve never been in a situation where I needed to console a friend after a parent’s death,...
January 23, 2019 - 10:40am
January 19, 2019
Hauser: Ready, set, grow, Part 1
Towards the end of the New Testament of the Bible there is a fascinating book full of practical wisdom: the book of James. I highly recommend...
January 19, 2019 - 3:44pm
January 18, 2019
Veeder: The way my grandpa sees the world
There’s a print of a painting hanging in a frame beside my bed that reminds me of my Grandpa Bill. It’s a framed card actually, a watercolor...
January 18, 2019 - 3:11pm
Bursack: Suffering parents' deaths can bring both sorrow and relief
Dear Carol: Both of my parents were ill for years. Mom, who died two years ago, fought several types of cancer and then developed dementia. Dad,...
January 18, 2019 - 10:42am
Fielding Questions: Arborvitae shedding, water on violet leaves and forsythia for our region
Q: Beginning late last fall, my arborvitae on the north side began to shed brown branches. It's always done that a little, but this year the...
January 18, 2019 - 10:36am
Growing Together: Here's a great way to start more houseplants in 2019
FARGO -- Please read at your own risk, because propagating houseplants from your own cuttings is habit-forming and I can’t be held responsible...
January 18, 2019 - 10:29am