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Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
Bags of love: Jamestown boy in third year of his own food drive
First graduates emerge from Minnesota's 'hybrid' law school
Still a big deal: Black Friday still has large impact on brick and mortar stores, local economy, sources say
Boyfriend’s grandma accused of harboring runaway after missing 13-year-old girl found in West Fargo
crime and courts
Holiday-themed entertainment bountiful this weekend
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
UPDATE: Vikings seize control of NFC North with 30-23 victory over Lions
Jeffrey Clayton Carlson
Avis V. Osland
Gerald "Jerry" Christensen
Anna Mae Hansel
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Landscape will dictate future of North Dakota deer numbers
Minnesota hunters register 161,057 deer through third weekend of season
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: Busy season for conservation officers, North Dakota hunter shoots massive nontypical whitetail etc.
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Letter: For many reasons, thank God for ND
Letter: For one hour, all seemed right in world
Letter: UND recognizes veterans, military at Betty
Garrison Keillor: Be happy, it's Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving: One of the most sacred institutions
Five Generations of Dziengels
November 22, 2017
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday I, like most of you, have spent some time reflecting on what I'm thankful for. It's the usual things,...
November 22, 2017 - 8:15am
November 20, 2017
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Over the weekend the New York Post ran an unfortunate profile of #NoDAPL activist Sophia Wilanksy. You’ll remember her as the woman who got...
November 20, 2017 - 12:27pm
November 19, 2017
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
MINOT, N.D. — For years now I've often earned no small amount of criticism and derision for suggesting that victims of sexual harassment and...
November 19, 2017 - 7:00am
November 16, 2017
Commentary: #NoDAPL activist on trial claims there should be no consequences for protecting water
If you needed more evidence for the idea that some factions of the environmental movement are convinced that tactics like violence and vandalism...
November 16, 2017 - 8:29am
November 15, 2017
Commentary: Tweet leads to confusion about whether blogger swiped Governor Doug Burgum’s Main Street initiative domain
UPDATE: Just got this from Burgum spokesman Mike Nowatzki: I saw your post on the Main Street Initiative website. The problem isn’t that the...
November 15, 2017 - 2:47pm
Commentary: ND Highway Patrol says black patrol cars are safer, but that doesn’t make sense
The North Dakota Highway Patrol announced this week that the’d be transitioning their fleet of patrol vehicles from being predominantly white...
November 15, 2017 - 10:29am
Commentary: 'Buy local' is baloney
"Buy local" is a term you probably hear a lot in these days of digital commerce and a global economy. Business groups such as the Chamber of...
November 15, 2017 - 9:40am
November 14, 2017
Commentary: Draft legislation would prohibit AG’s office from providing legal counsel for boards the AG sits on
The State of North Dakota asks a lot from its statewide elected officials. In addition to the duties of their specific elected office, these...
November 14, 2017 - 11:08am
November 10, 2017
Commentary: Republicans must turn their backs on Roy Moore
Late last month I published a print column headlined, “The GOP tent shouldn’t be big enough for a cretin like Roy Moore.” The basis for...
November 10, 2017 - 8:43am
November 8, 2017
Commentary: New task force could consider removing universities from state constitution, Burgum says
I had Governor Doug Burgum on my radio show today to talk about his new task force aimed at possibly reforming the governance structure of the...
November 8, 2017 - 3:43pm
Commentary: ND should reform initiated measures to make them simpler
Legislating at the ballot box is a foolish way to make public policy. That said, there is a widespread fetish in American society for direct...
November 8, 2017 - 7:14am
November 7, 2017
Commentary: ND medical marijuana program director says expected length of implementation is about average
The North Dakota Department of Health is estimating that medical marijuana won’t be available in North Dakota for another 11-13 months. Voters...
November 7, 2017 - 3:39pm
Commentary: The Bismarck Tribune was right to publish the name of officer who invoked Marsy’s Law
Last week I posted about an incident from Bismarck where an officer involved in shooting a member of the public who was allegedly attacking him...
November 7, 2017 - 9:31am
November 6, 2017
Commentary: Remember when North Dakota lawmakers were mocked for allowing concealed carry in churches?
A shooter in Sutherland Springs, Texas, opened fire in a Baptist church over the weekend. As I write this, the count is 26 dead and 20 wounded....
November 6, 2017 - 11:30am
Commentary: HBO’s John Oliver mocks Fargo’s decision to give economic incentives to FedEx
The City of Fargo made a big mistake when they agreed to FedEx $660,000 in tax incentives to move a facility to their community from Grand Forks....
November 6, 2017 - 9:20am