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Wall Street drops as investors brace for presidential debate
Train collision near Wahpeton leaves 1 injured
Minnesota smashes one-day record for voter registration
Agricultural merger mania fuels fears among small seed sellers
ND archaeologist refutes Standing Rock Tribe's claim concerning ancient burial grounds
crime and courts
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
Wentz taking NFL by storm and veterans are taking notice
Carson Wentz has entire NFL swooning again
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
65th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
Joseph Kyle Nice
August 2, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Liberate the Lawn
If we all just took a pill about our lawns, the world would be better off. A lawn need not consist of all grass just because that's how it...
August 2, 2013 - 9:00pm
July 26, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Making hay
If I ever tried to farm, I would want to raise hay. Hay appeals to multiple senses. Sight: hay fields are beautiful green, sometime crowned...
July 26, 2013 - 8:05pm
July 19, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Fair food
The local county fair closed last night. Although my plan was to hide under bed for the duration, I did just the opposite. The big draw is...
July 19, 2013 - 11:30pm
July 12, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: County fair
The county fair comes to town this week. With it, hundreds of suburban expatriates return to their small-town stomping grounds for a big dollop...
July 12, 2013 - 9:14pm
July 5, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Scalpers
Major league ticket scalping is a man's world, a world of foul-mouthed, whiny, cigar-chomping, unsavory men convinced it is their god-given right...
July 5, 2013 - 10:30pm
June 28, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: General Grant's throat
In 1885, Gen. U. S. Grant was dying of throat cancer. The former president was broke. Absent Social Security, which didn't yet exist, he knew...
June 28, 2013 - 11:00pm
June 14, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Pianos and Heroes
In a resigned response to last week's continued wet weather, I sat at the old upright piano at our place of business and played some somber hymns....
June 14, 2013 - 4:47pm
June 8, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Swamp things
This cruel, late spring moved swiftly from drab grays and browns of late winter to bright greens of aspen leaves and fresh grass, as well as...
June 8, 2013 - 6:00am
June 1, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Just the facts, m'am
During the aftermath of the recent tornado in Oklahoma, at least two reporters made fools of themselves as they worked to turn tragedy into entertainment...
June 1, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: First thunder
After the desolate roar of those last spring blizzards, what fun it was last week to curl up in bed and hear the comforting crackle of the first...
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Time warp
The latest crop of fresh-faced graduates is about to march up for their diplomas. I include college graduates in that crowd because I no longer...
education/featured columnists/life & style
May 18, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Don't mess with settings
A message from the old fogies to the younger generation: Don't mess with our settings! Just when you get on friendly terms with your computer,...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
May 4, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Salad for supper?
Last week, I spoke to a women's gathering at an area Lutheran church. I arrived good and hungry because those Lutherans can really put on a spread....
May 4, 2013 - 12:00am
April 27, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Keep calm, carry on
You can take all the security precautions you want, but when a couple of self-destructive lunatics decide to create random, senseless mayhem,...
life & style
April 27, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Build your own job
Last month, I met for the first time a 23-year-old shirt-tail relative in Los Angeles named Sarah. Fully-employed in a well-paying job she loves,...
April 19, 2013 - 10:42pm