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President Trump expresses support for senators' gun bill
$1.3 million NDSU building dispute with contractor has landed in court
Grand Forks Police Department's 5 most wanted for the week of Feb. 19
Teachers say Florida shooter's problems started in middle school, and the system tried to help him
Trump lashes out over Russia probe in weekend tweetstorm
crime and courts
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
Headliners announced for 2018 ND State Fair
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
'Black Panther' will break box-office records. But could it change the movie business?
NFL Draft to air on FOX, reports say
She didn't expect her video of a screaming Delta passenger would go viral - now she feels bad
Eatbeat: Shrimp 'a winter treat' at Red Lobster
One-day cruise available on USNS City of Bismarck
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Norway soars to victory in team ski jumping event
Canada crush OAR to set up U.S. showdown
A fist-bump instead of a handshake? Norovirus precautions overtake Olympic tradition
North Dakota State Hockey Tournament preview
Mark Rerick: Youth sports, anxiety and depression
Abe A. Fehr
Elwood John Gubrud
SD governor hopefuls battle for birds: Noem, Jackley share five-point plans to boost SD’s pheasant population
Taking the classroom to the lake
Outdoors legislative preview: Mille Lacs stands to be a focus this session, lawmaker says
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: North Dakota Game and Fish plans elk survey in 2019, Upper Red walleye harvest near record etc.
Commentary: Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Waiting list grows for foster homes
Commentary: The argument for gun control is myopic and shallow
Letter: Lawmakers complicit if they don't act now
Gladyce V. Olson
Severe Weather Announcements (11)
November 30, 2017
George Will: Season begins under odiferous cloud
WASHINGTON—Although it is plausible to suspect this, it is not true that the Credit Mobilier scandal of the late 1860-early 1870s (financial shenanigans by politicians and others surrounding construction of the Union Pacific Railroad) and the 1920s Teapot Dome scandal (shady...
November 30, 2017 - 6:33am
September 21, 2017
Vietnam series: 'powerful booster shot'
WASHINGTON—Many Americans' moral vanity is expressed nowadays in their rage to disparage. They are incapable of measured judgments about past politics—about flawed historical figures who were forced by cascading circumstances to make difficult decisions on the basis of...
September 21, 2017 - 6:25am
September 8, 2017
George Will: Is football on a fade pattern?
WASHINGTON—Autumn, which is bearing down upon us like a menacing linebacker, is, as John Keats said, a season of mists and mellow fruitfulness and chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Actually, Keats, a romantic, did not mention that last part. He died before the birth of...
September 8, 2017 - 7:40am
August 11, 2017
George Will: A Southern Gothic page-turner
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Southern Gothic is a literary genre and, occasionally, a political style that, like the genre, blends strangeness and irony. Consider the current primary campaign to pick the Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Jeff Sessions. It illuminates,...
August 11, 2017 - 11:33am
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
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 19, 2017
George Will: Tomorrow: It's only a day away
WASHINGTON—Predictably and sensibly, a three-judge panel of the nation's second-most important court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...
July 19, 2017 - 8:48am
July 15, 2017
George Will: Fixing the 'rotting carcass' tax code
WASHINGTON—Cynics are said to be people who are prematurely disappointed about the future. Such dyspepsia is encouraged by watching Republicans...
July 15, 2017 - 6:49am
June 28, 2017
George Will: Bigger, stronger and much slower
OMAHA, Neb.—From Little League on up, players emulate major leaguers, so Major League Baseball's pace-of-play problem is trickling down....
June 28, 2017 - 7:41am
June 24, 2017
George Will: Let us plunge into the future
WASHINGTON—In 1859, when Manhattan still had many farms, near the Battery on the island's southern tip The Great American Tea Company was launched. It grew, and outgrew its name, becoming in 1870 The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, which in 1912 begat the first A&P Economy...
June 24, 2017 - 8:33am
June 10, 2017
Should PBS exist in cordless world?
WASHINGTON—As changing technologies and preferences make government-funded broadcasting increasingly preposterous, such broadcasting actually becomes useful by illustrating two dismal facts. One is the immortality of entitlements that especially benefit those among society's...
June 10, 2017 - 8:09am
June 3, 2017
George Will: U.S. needs reminder of conservatism
June 3, 2017 - 8:03am
May 4, 2017
George Will: A president who doesn't know what it is to know
WASHINGTON—It is urgent for Americans to think and speak clearly about Donald Trump's inability to do either. This seems to be not a mere...
May 4, 2017 - 6:05am
April 30, 2017
George Will: Mortgage interest deduction can't be pried away
WASHINGTON—Attempting comprehensive tax reform is like trying to tug many bones from the clamped jaws of many mastiffs. Every provision...
April 30, 2017 - 10:30am
March 24, 2017
Former symphony director: Grand Forks and America need National Endowment for the Arts
SHANGHAI, China—I'm so sorry that the Herald editorial board chose to devote nearly half a page to columnist George Will's misleading and...
March 24, 2017 - 6:20am