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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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August 17, 2017
Glassheim: Amendments to make America great again
In my column two weeks ago, I made the case that our nation was in trouble because Congress was not working properly. Though the Constitution...
August 17, 2017 - 7:17am
August 15, 2017
Jacobs: EPA director's visit embarrasses N.D. officials
The North Dakota stop on Scott Pruitt's "listening tour" produced a kind of culture clash. Pruitt is the famously secretive administrator of...
August 15, 2017 - 8:46am
August 8, 2017
Mike Jacobs: ND 18: The governors' highway
State Highway 18 could be called The Governor's Highway. More than a third of the state's governors are closely associated with towns along...
August 8, 2017 - 7:45am
August 7, 2017
Omdahl: Licensing boards facing challenges
According to the Office of the Governor, North Dakota has 45 boards, commissions and entities charged with licensing various professions to protect...
August 7, 2017 - 8:29am
August 5, 2017
George Will: Birthplace of American distrust
One day (Marine Theodore Wallace) saw an officer casually aim his rifle and try to shoot a Vietnamese boy in the distance. "Sir, what are you doing?" he'd asked. "He's probably supplying the (North Vietnamese Army)," the officer said. "What's he doing out here anyway?" "It's his country!"...
August 5, 2017 - 9:44am
August 4, 2017
'Dunkirk' a morality story for today
The movie "Dunkirk" recounts an astounding story of courage and self-sacrifice, without which Hitler might have won World War II. One can draw a straight line from Britain's heroic solidarity in the war to the welfare state that emerged in peacetime.
August 4, 2017 - 6:06am
August 3, 2017
Glassheim: Amendments for a better U.S.
Several weeks ago I was on Mike McNamara's radio show (mactalklive.com, 1-3 p.m. on the internet). We got to chatting about how things don't seem to be working very well in America. We speculated that money was distorting politics, that party loyalty was trumping loyalty to country....
August 3, 2017 - 8:25am
August 2, 2017
Wenzel: Stars, horses and Sam Shepard
Eventually, all reporters cover a famous actor, politician or athlete. It's a simple likelihood based mostly on longevity, position and beat,...
August 2, 2017 - 6:51am
August 1, 2017
Jacobs: More work, new life in Garrison project
The work load at the Garrison Diversion Conservancy District headquarters in Carrington, N.D., is increasing, but the district's general manager...
August 1, 2017 - 8:10am
July 31, 2017
Omdahl: Crackers in the Capitol basement
At one time in my checkered careers, I was a contract writer for the North Dakota Civil Defense Survival Project, a federally-funded undertaking in 1958-59 to save the country in case of nuclear attack by the Russians. This was launched only four years after Congress added "one nation...
July 31, 2017 - 8:53am
July 25, 2017
Jacobs: N.D. Democrats stuck in the doldrums
Too bad for North Dakota Democrats. No organization. No money. No candidates. All this when the political tide has turned in their direction....
July 25, 2017 - 8:18am
July 24, 2017
Lloyd Omdahl: Plumbing 221,000 N.D. nonvoters
According to Secretary of State Al Jaeger, 590,955 North Dakotans were eligible to vote in the 2016 election but only 349,945 (61.29 percent)...
July 24, 2017 - 8:15am
July 23, 2017
Froma Harrop: The suicide epidemic: Social, economic or both?
NEW YORK — Ours is a nation in despair. U.S. suicide rates have surged to a 30-year high, and it's not just among struggling middle-aged...
July 23, 2017 - 7:00am
July 22, 2017
George Will: A new state of trench warfare
MONTGOMERY, Ala.—It is said that America's armed forces have been stressed by 16 years of constant warfare, the longest such in the nation's...
July 22, 2017 - 6:15am
July 20, 2017
Glassheim: A path forward for health care
The Republican health care bill being considered by the Senate is so devastating to millions of people that some Republican senators are reluctant...
July 20, 2017 - 8:28am