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What's the political calculation behind Trump's visit to blue-and-red Fargo?
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
Five injured in two-vehicle crash near Bemidji
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
Grand Forks considers insurance switch to cut costs
crime and courts
Gilby, N.D., native Molly Dickson pursues dream as celebrity stylist
ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
Law enforcement agencies use new tool to prevent officer suicide
A pie maker creates art for the upper crust
Metro Sports Foundation received $8.5 million from Engelstad foundation
Family adopts sons they once dreamed of on a date
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Breezy Point artist creates Mariucci sculpture to be as sturdy as 'Godfather of Minnesota Hockey'
Dave Hakstol's Philadelphia Flyers draft UND incoming freshman Gavin Hain
San Jose Sharks trade up to draft UND commit Jasper Weatherby
Ottawa Senators use first- and second-round picks on future UND defensemen
Arnold "Bud" Bueng
Lillian Katherine Becker
Craig Alvin Mueller
Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
Fishing report: Trolling spinners becomes a favored walleye presentation, Catfish are wrapping up spawn on Red River
Big bear adds excitement to morning commute for DNR fisheries manager
Urban habitat initiative to benefit Grand Forks
Bismarck angler catches 7-pound rare European zander on Spiritwood Lake
Letter: School shortfall: Look at numbers
Letter: An act of kindness that deserves mention
Letter: Old idea to consider: County superintendents
Our view: A victory for the little guys
Commentary: Bye-bye landline and premium cable TV
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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 17, 2018
Grandpa discovers love of woodworking, toymaking
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- John Hughes always thought he’d be a carpenter. Wood had always attracted him, and as a kid he’d watch carpenters working...
June 17, 2018 - 7:36am
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
"This place, there's just something about it that makes people feel like it's their own. It's special that way I think," my husband said as he...
June 17, 2018 - 6:53am
Commentary: One good 'act of Momness' remembered 40 years later
We can hang onto grudges, slights, insults and snubs for years. But who knew that a single act of kindness could last longer than all of them?...
June 17, 2018 - 6:52am
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
ST. PAUL—Texas transplants Ashlea and Nick Garrison attended a Twin Cities homebuying class on a Saturday in early May. The couple met...
June 17, 2018 - 6:45am
Reach out to those who may be suicidal, ND official says
MINOT, N.D.—There is hope for people who are considering suicide, but it's important for people to reach out to help those who might be...
June 17, 2018 - 6:37am
Commentary: Are you connecting with your children?
When I think of what it takes to be a great dad, one of the key characteristics is a consistent commitment to connect with your children; to...
June 17, 2018 - 6:31am
Fathers group teaches dads to give gift of time
Jonathan Sundby takes his role as a father seriously. So seriously, he joined a local group, All Pro Dad, that meets regularly to teach and...
June 17, 2018 - 6:00am
June 16, 2018
How old is old enough to stay home alone? The answer might not be obvious
FARGO — As the final bell rings for the 2017-18 school year, parents and children are looking for more freedom. Parental concerns about...
June 16, 2018 - 8:58am
Unusual, slimy growths on cedar identified
Q: I've attached a picture of a probable fungus growing on our cedar trees. It's like Jell-O, slimy, smells like fish when touched, is bright...
June 16, 2018 - 8:14am
As emerald ash borer beetle approaches, an update on invasive insects
When it was first reported that the ravenous Japanese beetle had entered North Dakota and Minnesota, and the tree-killing machine called emerald...
June 16, 2018 - 8:13am
Commentary: Celebrate Father's Day with Dad, even if he may not recognize family
Dear Carol: My father-in-law has late-stage Alzheimer's and he no longer knows the family. My husband's heart breaks when he sees his dad, and...
June 16, 2018 - 7:26am
Commentary: 'Last girl to go' brings mix of emotions
During a summer vacation in Duluth several years ago, I whispered to my husband, "Wouldn't it be neat if one of the kids went to college here...
June 16, 2018 - 7:12am
Pastor John Fick retires after 37 years with Sharon Lutheran Church in Grand Forks
For his last sermon at Sharon Lutheran Church, Pastor John Fick plans to talk about mustard seeds. “I’ll be preaching on the gospel that...
June 16, 2018 - 6:35am
June 15, 2018
Life stays busy with family and farm
It has been a few years since I’ve regularly written a column for the newspaper, so I thought I would introduce myself to new readers and update...
June 15, 2018 - 6:15pm