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ND House passes forfeiture reform amid U.S. Supreme Court opinion
'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett is suspected of filing a false police report
Bismarck man who stole forklift in attempt to overturn Trump's limo granted supervised release
ND House sends strong message by voting down expanded gun-carrying proposal
Supreme Court limits power of states and localities to impose fines, seize property
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Montana-Dakota Utilities to retire coal-fired units
Altru Hospital to get own air ambulance in Grand Forks
SD native sees success in house flipping
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
Payless to close all U.S. stores
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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
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Lost Italian: Moroccan Spice Roasted Chickpeas are the savory, nutritious snack you need
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
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
UND football lands 2023 game against Washington
Agent: Vikings WR Thielen won't hold out for contract
Stricker says communication key to his strategy as U.S. Ryder Cup captain
Coming down to defense: Titans win out over Bulldogs in low-scoring semifinal
Scoreboard for Tuesday, Feb. 19
Plain Talk Podcast: Closer look at Bakken oil boom crime stats paints a different picture
McFeely: North Dakota military projects could be cut to fund border wall
Port: Nobody, not even the voters, should be able to make laws unilaterally
Port: Sen. Hogue gives passionate speech on checks and balances
Plain Talk Podcast: Sen. Cramer 'doubts' Trump's emergency will stand up in court, says treason accusation not an exaggeration
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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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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December 3, 2018
Port: North Dakota, with some of the highest oil tax rates in the nation, is hardly a "cheap date"
Our left wing friends like to live in a fairy tale land where North Dakota is some noxious petrostate in the thrall of corrupt politicians who...
December 3, 2018 - 9:30am
November 26, 2018
Port: Isn't this a $20 million to $50 million tax hike?
“North Dakota collected $750,000 more in new online sales taxes since late June, when the Supreme Court ruled states could require online retailers...
November 26, 2018 - 12:52pm
October 24, 2018
Commentary: Why didn’t North Dakota’s tribes testify against voter ID legislation they now say is voter suppression?
“Why would we ever disenfranchise a Native American veteran who only has a P.O. box that everybody knows when they walk into the polling booth,...
October 24, 2018 - 1:47pm
October 11, 2018
Commentary: Kevin Cramer should agree to more debates with Heidi Heitkamp
For weeks now Democrats have been critical of Congressman Kevin Cramer for not agreeing to more debates with Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp....
October 11, 2018 - 12:16pm
October 3, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp deploys man who married his campaign manager to attack Cramer for hiring his wife as campaign manager
Throughout this election North Dakota Democrats, and Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign specifically, have attacked Congressman Kevin Cramer...
October 3, 2018 - 10:23am
September 25, 2018
Commentary: Reporter says Senator Heitkamp 'bolted' away from questions about Kavanaugh
Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign and political allies are aggressive in mining her opponent Kevin Cramer’s many, many interviews with the...
September 25, 2018 - 10:03am
September 7, 2018
Commentary: Poll: 68 percent of North Dakotans support Measure 2 banning non-citizen voting
Gary Emineth, a Republican state Senate candidate from the Bismarck area, is also the organizer behind what will be Measure 2 on our general...
September 7, 2018 - 3:26pm
September 4, 2018
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp’s feelings about her party’s presidential candidates change so often it can make you dizzy
Over the holiday weekend Senator Heidi Heitkamp was asked about whether or not she’d like President Barack Obama to campaign for her here in...
September 4, 2018 - 10:00am
August 23, 2018
Commentary: Enrollment numbers are the wrong metric by which to measure higher education success
News from North Dakota’s two largest universities – UND in Grand Forks and NDSU in Fargo – is that fall enrollment is down this year. Based...
August 23, 2018 - 12:08pm
August 7, 2018
Commentary: The summer of Meghan Markle and all the tired ways we talk about royal women
The first summer of Meghan Markle's royalty is coming to an end and, as a diligent student of her tabloid coverage, here is what I have learned:...
August 7, 2018 - 9:48am
August 6, 2018
SHIPLEY: For NFL, controlling the message no longer possible
The NFL's new "helmet rule" made an uneasy debut during the Hall of Fame Game between the Chicago Bears and Baltimore Ravens on Saturday, Aug....
August 6, 2018 - 6:44pm
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp’s allies say Kevin Cramer 'sold out North Dakota' by supporting policy reforms Heitkamp also voted for
Over the weekend my colleague John Hageman wrote an article about the third party attack ads which are flooding North Dakota’s Senate race...
August 6, 2018 - 10:20am
August 1, 2018
Commentary: Poll: Majority of Americans, including 81 percent of Trump voters, back President Trump’s 'farmer bailout'
When President Donald Trump decided to do something about something Republicans and Democrats alike acknowledge is a problem – China’s unfair...
August 1, 2018 - 1:56pm
July 30, 2018
Commentary: The Heitkamp political machine will attack anyone questioning the narrative
It’s ironic that when Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s talk radio host brother really wants to reach an audience he turns to my employers at the...
July 30, 2018 - 11:00am
July 25, 2018
Commentary: Can you sickos stop acting like a female teacher molesting a male student is some fantasy come true?
Recently news broke about a West Fargo teacher who was arrested for allegedly sending sexually explicit messages to two teenage boys, one 16...
July 25, 2018 - 10:01am