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Pipeline security guard injured in confrontation with protesters, sheriff says
MARILYN HAGERTY: Arizona has attractions, but there is fun in the Forks
Wash. mall shooter charged with killing 95-year-old woman, 4 others
Frost Advisory: Areas Of Frost May Develop Overnight
Wall Street drops as investors brace for presidential debate
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GGF NOTEBOOK: No go-to player for GF soccer teams
UND FOOTBALL: Fighting Hawks rank No. 2 nationally in interceptions
Twins hire new general manager from Cleveland
Upstart Team Europe to face Canada in ice hockey World Cup final
UND MEN'S HOCKEY: 2016-17 schedule, results, TV listings and ticket info
How to pick that perfect running shoe
Doulas provide support to mothers before, during and just after birth
Eaglesmith to perform at Empire Arts Center
THE LIST: Comedian Bill Engvall, 'I Hate Hamlet,' Model Railroad and Hobby Show
Celtic Thunder storms the Fritz
life & style
Scott G. Swygman
Sara Elise (Strauss) Lewis
Ignatz "Ned" Brossart
Iona J. Peterson
Wesley Todd Sr.
Trophy Room: Bob Olsen's first drake mallard
Trophy Room: Patrick Novak's moose
Trophy Room: Ashley Guzal's buck
Time to carry a compass
McFeely: Legend of Wentz grows — now he has photographic memory
Core truth: Geologist lit fuse of North Dakota's oil boom
LLOYD OMDAHL: Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Q&A: Measure 4 boosters explain 'Raise It for Health'
ROB PORT: Marsy's Law campaign has been insulting and inaccurate
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Joseph Kyle Nice
September 5, 2016
OUR OPINION: Child labor, rural America and Labor Day
You don't have to be the descendant of a Pullman striker or a "breaker boy"—a child who worked in the Pennsylvania coal mines—to appreciate the power of Labor Day. The Upper Midwest had its own share of workplace horrors that labor laws helped put right. Here's one example....
September 5, 2016 - 3:38am
September 4, 2016
OUR OPINION: Board's open-meetings compliance is welcome
Crime in New York City was a national issue throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Then it wasn't: The crime rate plummeted in the 1990s, reaching levels that New Yorkers hadn't seen since Dwight Eisenhower was president. New York remains one of the safest cities in America today. In North...
September 4, 2016 - 10:57am
September 1, 2016
Our Opinion: Reform speech codes at UND
Budget cuts, athletic shortfalls, an upcoming legislative session: UND President Mark Kennedy has a lot on his plate. So we'll understand if...
September 1, 2016 - 8:49pm
August 31, 2016
OUR OPINION: How Grand Forks can help boost housing starts
Kudos to Grand Forks for advancing the local housing discussion to the point where a) the scope of the problem has been identified, and b) serious...
August 31, 2016 - 11:08pm
OUR OPINION: Time to give school vote a rest
Frustration in the town of Thompson seems to be at high levels these days. Evidently, many residents and school officials are frustrated they...
August 31, 2016 - 2:12am
August 29, 2016
OUR OPINION: Approach Legacy Fund with restraint
North Dakota's in good company. Even Norway is feeling the pinch of low oil prices and is making withdrawals from its sovereign wealth fund....
August 29, 2016 - 10:26pm
August 28, 2016
OUR OPINION: Unlawful protests anger public
A protest can be a volatile scene, a place where hot words can act like sparks on tinder and bring about a conflagration. That's why Standing...
August 28, 2016 - 12:02am
August 26, 2016
OUR OPINION: Find out what happened at Human Services
What on Earth went wrong at the North Dakota Department of Human Services? The audit findings of shockingly lax procedures in the child-care...
August 26, 2016 - 8:59am
August 25, 2016
OUR OPINION: UND's 'ombuds' already has taken sides
The problem with UND's ombuds position starts with its name. The word "ombuds" is such a sop to political correctness that it taints the whole...
August 25, 2016 - 6:30am
August 24, 2016
OUR OPINION: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
In the eyes of the public, protesters who take the law into their own hands have two strikes against them. Violence results in the third strike....
August 24, 2016 - 3:00pm
August 23, 2016
OUR OPINION: UAS conference, like UAS industry, soars
One of these years—OK, one of these decades—the printed copy of this newspaper will be deposited on readers' doorsteps by drone....
August 23, 2016 - 9:00am
August 21, 2016
OUR OPINION: Twin Cities project's failure bodes ill for Greater Minnesota
Star Tribune editorials likely don't get much notice from rural Minnesota legislators. Especially Republican rural Minnesota legislators. While...
August 21, 2016 - 9:15pm
OUR OPINION: The myth of Grand Forks low-income students
As mentioned before in this space, one of Grand Forks' greatest strengths is the fact that class divisions are so much more muted than in other...
August 21, 2016 - 1:11pm
August 19, 2016
OUR OPINION: Thompson, N.D., school bond deserves support
If the citywide school-bond vote in Thompson, N.D., fails on Tuesday, Walter Meyer will have identified why. In his letter on this page, Meyer...
August 19, 2016 - 6:00am
August 17, 2016
OUR OPINION: Lesson 1 for college presidents: Anticipate
In chess, the masters and the grandmasters are the ones who think several moves ahead. So, too, with college presidents: Conjure up a list of the most successful, and always it'll include leaders who anticipated—and allowed for—public reaction. That's why, in the best...
August 17, 2016 - 9:41pm