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Forum sparks spirited exchange on future of school facilities
ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of spring
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
National Guard called out as more than foot of snow buries southern Minn., strands motorists
Monday's local scoreboard
Ex-UMD hockey team captain dies after fall at Chicago airport
Elissa Mae Schue
James F. Fischer, Sr.
Patricia "Patt" Rall
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
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January 6, 2018
Five years of 'Living Faith' rouses reflection
In January 2013, after an announcement here sharing of a new religion column, I sat down to pen my first "Living Faith" essay. That inaugural...
January 6, 2018 - 8:16am
12 yard and garden resolutions you should make in 2018
FARGO — This is the year. Rains will come at just the right times, evenly spaced. The weather will be neither too hot nor too cold. Weeds...
January 6, 2018 - 6:12am
January 5, 2018
Gratitude paves the way for healing
It's humbling to realize that while I was sitting on the living room floor watching my kids tear into the colorful assortment of presents under...
January 5, 2018 - 8:55am
Some thoughts on the trail must be put on hold
This will sound crazy, I know. But maybe I am not alone. Sometimes, when I'm out with one of my friends — biking or hunting or paddling or...
January 5, 2018 - 7:13am
January 3, 2018
Doug Leier: Decline in pollinator species stands to impact human food supplies
As a student of biology in high school and through college, and into my professional career as a biologist, I've always appreciated the complexities...
January 3, 2018 - 11:49am
Start year off right with light, lemony salad
FARGO — I don't know about you, but this recent cold snap has left me feeling somewhat sluggish, especially on top of the holiday (over)indulgence....
January 3, 2018 - 8:20am
January 2, 2018
Parenting Perspectives: Here comes Baby No. 2
Welp, here we go again. The seemingly sleepless nights. The dirty diapers. The spit-up and the "what-the-heck-is-wrong?" screams. Yes, it's back...
January 2, 2018 - 8:35am
January 1, 2018
Commentary: Rep. Kevin Cramer expected to meet with President Donald Trump Tuesday ahead of likely Senate run
It’s safe to move North Dakota Congressman Kevin Cramer from the “undecided” to “likely to run” column for the 2018 U.S. Senate race....
January 1, 2018 - 8:44am
December 31, 2017
Parenting: the joke is on us
You guys, this parenting thing is no joke. I say this as I'm celebrating my first month spent working to keep two kids happy, healthy and out...
December 31, 2017 - 9:35am
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Looking back on 2017--and ahead to 2018
We hadn't had our lines in the water more than 10 minutes when I felt a fish hanging on to my jig; the bite wasn't as much a "thunk" as a presence....
December 31, 2017 - 6:00am
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Chickadees manage the cold weather
The weather outside is frightful — but the chickadees are still delightful. How do these tiny birds endure the cold? This is a source of...
December 31, 2017 - 6:00am
Looking back on the year in the outdoors -- and ahead to 2018
GRAND FORKS — We hadn't had our lines in the water more than 10 minutes when I felt a fish hanging on to my jig; the bite wasn't as much...
December 31, 2017 - 6:00am
December 30, 2017
Looking ahead: Trends predicted for world of gardening
Get ready to adjust your yard and garden habits. The Garden Media Group issued their annual Garden Trends Report, predicting the hot topics,...
December 30, 2017 - 9:01am
Hibiscus can grow well indoors
Q: The attached photo shows a $3 hibiscus rescued from Walmart several years ago. I'm growing it indoors in front of our deck doors, which face...
December 30, 2017 - 8:30am
December 29, 2017
The conclusion of a Christmas kindness story
Last week, I shared part one of the story of a single mom struggling to make ends meet with her teenage son. It's the backdrop of pain in our...
December 29, 2017 - 10:15am