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Howling mad: Wolf damage claims remain unpaid for some livestock producers
Proposed fertilizer plant plumes examined
ABCs of GMOs
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before 3 million gallon leak near Williston
FACES OF THE BOOM: Navy veterans move to Bakken for new role with energy company
crime and courts
BOYS SWIMMING: Saturday's results
GYMNASTICS: Saturday's results
GIRLS HOCKEY: Saturday’s results
PREP WRESTLING: Saturday's results
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Saturday's results
Local real estate agent offers tips to make a house buyer-friendly
The great dress debate
Who's the boss?
THE LIST: Family Day at the Museum ... 'Nordic Romance' ... 'Warrior Words II'
A sexy spoof: ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ parody comes to Chester Fritz
life & style
Clifford A. Myhre
Richard S. Kurowski
Roy Allen Feist
Julie Ann Larson
Evelyn Marie Taylor
A musher's life takes commitment, determination
Like local food? DNR wants you to hunt your own
Fish house removal deadlines near
Jared Lothspeich whitetail
GEORGE WILL: Two reading lessons from the Supreme Court
Brian Holmer: Current system works well for Thief River Falls, other cities
Andrew Schmitt: Don't let liquor cartel trump consumer choice
OUR OPINION: Let liquor stores unlock doors on Sundays
LETTER: Christians differ on questions of divinity
January 20, 2015
Larimore residents who responded to accident are guests at State of the Union Address
The Lunskis were in denial when they were handed a handwritten note from a neighbor down the street, asking them to call U.S. Sen.
news / local
January 20, 2015 - 8:54pm
January 15, 2015
GEORGE WILL: Keystone 'policy' makes Obama look ridiculous
WASHINGTON - Not since the multiplication of the loaves and fishes near the Sea of Galilee has there been creativity as miraculous as that of the Keystone XL pipeline. It has not yet been built but already is perhaps the most constructive infrastructure project since the Interstate...
opinion / featured columnists
January 15, 2015 - 3:00am
July 31, 2014
Boehner warns on unilateral immigration action by Obama
WASHINGTON - House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner said on Thursday that any unilateral steps by President Barack Obama on immigration would make matters worse and add to a "legacy of lawlessness." "No more unilateral action by the president," Boehner said at a news conference. "If...
news / politics
July 31, 2014 - 8:20pm
June 13, 2014
President Obama's remarks at Standing Rock
The White House released this transcript of President Barack Obama's remarks in Cannon Ball, N.D., on the Stand Rock Indian Reservation. THE PRESIDENT: Hello Dakota Nation! (Applause.) Hello Lakota Nation! Chairman Archambault, tribal leaders, people of Standing...
news / region
June 13, 2014 - 6:18pm
N.D. tribes differ in goals for Obama’s visit
BISMARCK – Richard McCloud admits he had his fingers crossed when he heard President Barack Obama planned to visit an American Indian reservation in North Dakota. The chairman of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa said he would have loved to host the president at the tribe’s...
news / region
June 13, 2014 - 7:00am
June 12, 2014
Obama warns of U.S. action as jihadists push on Baghdad
BAGHDAD/ARBIL (Reuters) - President Barack Obama threatened U.S. military strikes in Iraq on Thursday against Sunni Islamist militants who have surged out of the north to menace Baghdad and want to establish their own state in Iraq and Syria. Iraqi Kurdish forces took advantage...
news / politics
June 12, 2014 - 4:45pm
November 15, 2013
Obama to ask insurance companies to accept Obamacare 'fix'
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will urge insurance companies at a meeting on Friday to offer quickly to renew healthcare policies that were canceled because they did not meet standards in the new Obamacare program, the White House said. Obama will also discuss with...
news / politics
November 15, 2013 - 12:59pm
May 28, 2013
Jim Espeseth, Bagley, Minn., letter: Who's Steering the Ship?
Over the past few weeks, the Obama Administration has repeatedly professed to have no prior knowledge of the current slate of scandals plaguing the White House: aka Benghazi, IRS, and AP phone record seizures. This makes me wonder ... just what does this Administration talk about...
letters / opinion
May 28, 2013 - 10:21pm
May 16, 2013
OUR OPINION: The scandals' key casualty is trust
"The scandals are falling apart," writes liberal blogger Ezra Klein at The Washington Post. "(A)bsent more revelations, the scandals that could...
opinion / our opinion
May 16, 2013 - 10:26pm
DAVID BROOKS: Obama's early-childhood proposals show promise
WASHINGTON -- Today millions of American children grow up in homes where they don't learn the skills they need to succeed in life. Their vocabularies are tiny. They can't regulate their emotions. When they get to kindergarten, they've never been read a book, so they don't know the...
education / opinion / politics
February 16, 2013 - 10:45pm
February 13, 2013
North Dakota Medal of Honor recipient declines State of Union invite
The Minot man presented Monday with the Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama made the unusual decision to decline the invitation of the first lady to sit beside her during the president's State of the Union address Tuesday night in Washington. According to Capt. Dan Murphy of...
February 13, 2013 - 8:22pm
January 30, 2013
TOM FRIEDMAN: It's P.Q. and C.Q. as Much as I.Q.
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's first term was absorbed by dealing with the Great Recession.
opinion / politics
January 30, 2013 - 9:57pm
Legislative notebook: Obama, Legislature plan Minnesota gun discussions
ST. PAUL -- Next week is turning into gun week in Minnesota. President Barack Obama kicks the week off with a Monday Minneapolis visit to discuss gun violence and state legislators plan to consider a variety of gun-related legislation later in the week. White House spokeswoman Joanna...
news / politics
January 30, 2013 - 8:39pm
January 19, 2013
Away from inaugural, Minn. heeds call to service
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Thousands of miles from Washington, Minnesota volunteers are hoping to get into the inaugural spirit with a series of community action events. The committee organizing President Barack Obama's second-term inauguration has set Saturday as a National Day of Service....
January 19, 2013 - 10:55am