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Christian woman told to remove headscarf for driver's license photo
Trump to meet Mexican president Wednesday
Wife recounts 73-year-old husband's Devils Lake survival story
Totem pole, Washington state tribes join pipeline protest
Grand Forks teacher wins $100,000 Powerball lottery drawing
crime and courts
What other QBs are out there for Vikings to snare?
BOYS SOCCER: Scoreless at Cushman
PREP VOLLEYBALL: Firebirds sweep Knights
From candied bacon to mini donut beer, treats can be fun at Minnesota State Fair
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
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
life & style
William Hartley Eckes
Betty Jean (Engen) Cariveau
Norman Morris Hanson
Tony Dorn Jr. elk
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
Port: Law enforcement at pipeline protests take precautions after social media threats
Port: ND mom fights to make college campuses safe for young men
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
LETTER: UND Sioux nickname fans don't support what real Sioux are fighting for
LETTER: Pipeline news coverage should better reflect protesters' views
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 28, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: National interests taking over state initiatives
When the initiated proposal for Marsy's Law—backed by California billionaire Henry T. Nicholas III—appeared in North Dakota, local...
August 28, 2016 - 11:07pm
August 26, 2016
LETTER: North Dakota should reverse calls for constitutional convention
I read with interest the letter by Judy Stahl of Valley City, N.D., urging North Dakota legislators to reverse calls for an Article V national...
August 26, 2016 - 5:28pm
August 21, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Cigarette tax initiated to bypass stubborn Legislature
North Dakota voters will be casting ballots in November on an initiated measure that would add $1.73 to the present cigarette tax of 44 cents....
August 21, 2016 - 9:16pm
August 15, 2016
Lloyd Omdahl: 40 years of stonewalling ends in crisis
At the close of the special session of the Legislature, the leadership announced that it would be making reforms in the January session to prevent...
August 15, 2016 - 1:30pm
August 1, 2016
Lloyd Omdahl: Was ignorance the problem in the primaries?
Well, the presidential nominating conventions have been held. Nothing miraculous happened at either one, so millions of people will be voting...
August 1, 2016 - 5:00am
July 28, 2016
LETTER: Tribal governance is not for outsiders to determine
In his July 25 column, Herald columnist Lloyd Omdahl gratuitously suggests that American Indian governments be reformed substantially in the model of U.S. federal and state governments ("Reservation 'Marshall Plan' requires tribal reforms," Page A4). But Omdahl overlooks that American...
July 28, 2016 - 10:57pm
July 25, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Reservation 'Marshall Plan' requires tribal reforms
Except for the oil-rich Three Affiliated Tribes, a "Marshall Plan" for American Indian reservations will require new forms of cooperatives, corporations...
July 25, 2016 - 3:00am
July 18, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Time for a 'Marshall Plan' for North Dakota reservations
Speaking some time ago to a four-state meeting of tribal leaders in Billings, Mont., Alvin Windy Boy—a Montana Chippewa—suggested...
July 18, 2016 - 3:00am
July 11, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Looking at immigration from a victim's perspective
Woody Guthrie wrote an inspiring song to assure us that this land was our land. The melody was great, but his premise was wrong. For four years,...
July 11, 2016 - 4:00am
June 26, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Sleuthing the mystery of the Burgum-Stenehjem race
The Republican gubernatorial race has North Dakota's political pundits scratching their heads, searching for an explanation for the upset of...
June 26, 2016 - 11:01pm
June 21, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Hoops, red tape bog down sex trafficking effort
Frustration is rampant among applicants for $1.25 million appropriated by the last legislative session for training programs to help victims...
June 21, 2016 - 4:00am
June 12, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Homeland Committee gets serious about politics
"Our Homeland Security Committee was ordered to draft a mission statement by May 20, which we don't have because I put this meeting off until...
June 12, 2016 - 9:19pm
June 5, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: More Christian officeholders won't change culture
"If we can get Christians to run for mayor, if we can get Christians to run for city councils, if we can get Christians to run for school boards,...
June 5, 2016 - 10:28pm
May 28, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Expect red herring on victims' rights measure
With the gubernatorial race getting settled in June and the North Dakota presidential vote a foregone conclusion, excitement in the fall election...
May 28, 2016 - 8:20pm
May 23, 2016
LLOYD OMDAHL: Remembering Korea, Vietnam vets this Memorial Day
For many Americans, the wars in Korea and Vietnam were a great loss of life with questionable results. Seeking comfort in their grief, the families...
May 23, 2016 - 5:00am