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Was it necessary? Parties weigh in on the criminal case involving Enbridge pipeline “valve turners”
North Dakota, Minnesota see positive changes in Heartland study
First faceoff: Though not decisive, first Heitkamp-Cramer debate has some potential to impact US Senate race
Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.
Russians follow playbook for sounding American in Facebook propaganda
crime and courts
nation and world
Coaches Choice Celebrates 20 Years; Adds To Ownership Group
Apps will tell you what's really in your makeup
Clay County farmer marks 70 years of harvesting beets in ND
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
Landlords get creative redeveloping large retail amid national sales slump
place a business brief
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
Care home placement agencies can be helpful
Mad Cow disease case confirmed on farm in Scotland
North Dakota child may have rare polio-like illness, health experts say
UND beats MSU-Mankato on third-period goal
Dodgers power past Brewers to return to World Series
Wild winger Marcus Foligno rapidly recovers from illness: 'I guess rest is a weapon'
Mavs hold off Timberwolves in wild home opener
Wild drop Lightning with another OT win
Commentary: Heitkamp has yet to answer serious questions about campaign ad victimizing sexual assault survivors
ND voters should support Cramer for Senate, Armstrong for House
Respect Life Month faces abortion promotion
For giveaway: wedding gown, never worn -- and it's free for the right bride-to-be
Heitkamp Temperament on Full Display
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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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October 10, 2018
Woman brings 'emotional support' squirrel on plane. That doesn't fly with Frontier
Just nutty: Frontier Airlines Flight 1612 was emptied of its human passengers so authorities could remove a woman who refused to fly without...
October 10, 2018 - 12:59pm
October 8, 2018
Christopher Columbus and the potato that changed the world
It was a small round object sent around the planet, and it changed the course of human history. Call it "Spudnik." It was a potato. On Columbus...
October 8, 2018 - 11:26am
October 4, 2018
Beyond 'no means no': Talking to teenage boys about sexual consent
WASHINGTON - A mile east from the U.S. Capitol, on the eve of the hearing that would transfix a nation, 17-year-old Hollis Howe sliced his steak...
October 4, 2018 - 5:09pm
September 24, 2018
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
DULUTH, Minn—Since he turned 50, Scott Thompson has tried to stay on top of his water intake. He drinks two to three glasses before his...
September 24, 2018 - 8:25pm
September 2, 2018
Native American jingle dresses connect dance, art, history
TOWER, Minn. — The dress talked as Abbi Zapata bumped her feet across the floor. It was a gentle sound, as rhythmic as ice shards moving...
September 2, 2018 - 5:58am
August 26, 2018
Duluth gamers take first place at board game competition
DULUTH — They just wanted to win one game, but two Duluthians got more than they bargained for. Early August. Indianapolis. Gen Con, the longest-running gaming convention in North America. Keith Miller and Craig Olsen took first place competing in popular board game Axis & Allies....
August 26, 2018 - 6:00am
July 4, 2018
The land of milk and money: Dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Phillip Rotz fears for his family's future in dairy farming. His small 55-cow farm, Twin Oaks Dairy south of Detroit...
July 4, 2018 - 3:10pm
July 1, 2018
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
DULUTH — Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge, when seen from directly above, is an intimidating structure. The usual ground-view doesn't adequately...
July 1, 2018 - 11:00am
June 24, 2018
Instagrammers love this self-taught florist. Now the industry is finally catching on.
Holly Heider Chapple is really so sorry that her minivan smells like Cheez-Its and dirty water. She doesn't need to explain, but she does anyway:...
June 24, 2018 - 10:47am
June 18, 2018
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
People who know Sef Scott know he doesn't normally speak. The 17-year-old from Plano, Texas, has autism, and other than quoting lines from favorite...
June 18, 2018 - 9:22am
June 5, 2018
Miss America eliminates swimsuit competition and won't judge contestants on physical appearance
After months of controversy within the Miss America organization, executives announced Tuesday, June 5, that the nearly century-old pageant will...
June 5, 2018 - 9:35am
May 30, 2018
Bingeing on food can turn into a serious disorder. Here are ways to head off an episode
Everyone overeats sometimes. Maybe it was an amazing buffet where you had to try more than you needed, or Thanksgiving dinner. Binge-eating is different. It involves eating a large amount of food in a short period of time. As a registered dietitian, I have clients who binge-eat to...
May 30, 2018 - 8:02pm
May 25, 2018
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
MEDORA, N.D. — We're trying to give the two bison a wide berth, but it isn't easy. We're hemmed in in a tiny meadow bordered by a wall...
May 25, 2018 - 9:41am
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
TORONTO - Few leaders have embraced the power of an apology for historical wrongs quite as enthusiastically as Pope Francis and Canadian Prime...
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm
February 12, 2018
7 real-life skills your teen needs before going away to college
In my job teaching college English and creative writing, I hold individual conferences with my freshmen every semester, and this year's were a doozy: One young woman wanted me to help her with a criminal complaint; one young man sought advice on finding a neurologist; and another...
February 12, 2018 - 12:13pm