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National Weather Service still assessing damage after Saturday storms
Woman in Langdon, ND, fatal crash named
In State Fair crop art, none top Prince
In less than two years, Fargo man wins two lottery jackpots totaling over $250,000
S.D. senators concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
crime and courts
UND FOOTBALL: Running back Brady Oliveira shaped by family background
Berger gets his turn at center
SANSEVERE: Chargers like stadium better than new turf
POWERS: What did Vikings get for $1.1B? 'Nice' and 'loud'
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
life & style
Eugene Dean Mecham
Loma L. Rudnik
John Martin Bratrud
Dolores A. "Dee" Desautel
Houseboat on the horizon
Late August is hummingbird season
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
LLOYD OMDAHL: National interests taking over state initiatives
MINNESOTA REPRESENTATIVES: Governor, Senate's zeal for rail throws outstate under bus
NORTH DAKOTA LT. GOV. DREW WRIGLEY Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
LETTER: PC exerts uncanny power over common sense
OUR OPINION: Unlawful protests anger public
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 11, 2016
George Will: Illinois exemplifies our fiscal foolishness
CHICAGO -- Seated in his office here, wearing neither a necktie nor a frown, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner is remarkably relaxed for someone at...
August 11, 2016 - 12:13pm
August 4, 2016
George Will: Donald Trump's statements show shallowness runs deep
WASHINGTON — In the 1870s, when Boss Tweed’s Tammany Hall controlled New York City, and in the 1950s and 1960s, when Chicago’s Democratic...
August 4, 2016 - 12:57pm
July 25, 2016
GEORGE WILL: Will pliable Pence amend his convictions?
WASHINGTON—Crucial political decisions often concern which bridges to cross and which to burn. Donald Trump's dilemma is that he burns...
July 25, 2016 - 4:00am
July 20, 2016
GEORGE WILL: Demographics loosens GOP's hold on red states
WASHINGTON—Political conventions are echo chambers designed to generate feelings of invincibility, sending forth the party faithful with...
July 20, 2016 - 9:14pm
July 18, 2016
GEORGE WILL: GOP minds are at sea - but not the right one
WASHINGTON—Neither the unanimous decision by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, nor China's rejection of it, was surprising....
July 18, 2016 - 1:00am
July 13, 2016
GEORGE WILL: California dreamin': Upending teacher tenure
LOS ANGELES—The mills of justice grind slowly, but life plunges on, leaving lives blighted when justice, by being delayed, is irremediably...
July 13, 2016 - 10:14pm
July 7, 2016
GEORGE WILL: The sobering evidence of social science
WASHINGTON—The report was so "seismic"—Daniel Patrick Moynihan's word—that Lyndon Johnson's administration released it on the...
July 7, 2016 - 2:00am
July 3, 2016
GEORGE WILL: The corrupting crusade against 'corruption'
WASHINGTON—The progressive drive to broadly define and thoroughly eradicate political "corruption" has corrupted politics. But discord...
July 3, 2016 - 8:35pm
June 29, 2016
GEORGE WILL: 100 years ago, Great War swung on hinge
"See that little stream? We could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk to it—a whole empire walking very slowly,...
June 29, 2016 - 10:44pm
June 22, 2016
GEORGE WILL: Republicans: Save your party, don't give to Trump
"There's an old adage about a vat of wine standing next to a vat of sewage. Add a cup of wine to the sewage, and it is still sewage. But add...
June 22, 2016 - 10:58pm
June 6, 2016
GEORGE WILL: The high price Paul Ryan has paid
WASHINGTON—The Caligulan malice with which Donald Trump administered Paul Ryan's degradation is an object lesson in the price of abject...
June 6, 2016 - 10:12pm
March 17, 2016
GEORGE WILL: Time for United States to rethink crime and punishment
WASHINGTON—Sen. John Cornyn recalls visiting a Texas prison where some inmates taking shop classes could not read tape measures. Cornyn,...
March 17, 2016 - 5:00am
March 14, 2016
GEORGE WILL: Donald Trump’s ‘peak’ might be coming
WASHINGTON — Frequently predicted but never reached, “peak oil” — maximum possible production — has been postponed yet again, this...
March 14, 2016 - 10:23am
February 22, 2016
GEORGE WILL: Donald Trump relishes wrecking Republicans
WASHINGTON—Lyndon Johnson simply was exasperated. Barack Obama's mischief was methodical. Four days before the 1966 congressional elections,...
February 22, 2016 - 5:30am
February 15, 2016
GEORGE WILL: Remembering a jurist of colossal consequence
WASHINGTON—Antonin Scalia, who combined a zest for intellectual combat with a vast talent for friendship, was a Roman candle of sparkling...
February 15, 2016 - 5:45am