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J. Shane Mercer

J. Shane Mercer

Audience Engagement Manager

Shane Mercer is the Audience Engagement Manager for Forum Communications Company. You can contact Shane at

We've got all the Dakota Bowl games on our new sports livestreaming service, WDAY Sports Plus!
Watch the entire "Dakota Spotlight: The House on Sweet and Seventh" documentary at the end of this story.
Crowds converged on the airport seeking to escape, including some clinging to a U.S. military transport plane as it taxied on the runway, according to footage posted by private Afghan broadcaster Tolo news.
Descriptions of individuals in Season 5 of the "Dakota Spotlight" podcast "A Better Search for Barbara Cotton."
This marks was the first time either chamber of Congress has voted to end the federal ban on marijuana since the drug was listed as a "controlled substance" in 1970.
According to TSN, the league and NHL Players' Association have shared multiple draft schedules, including a 56-game and 52-game regular-season scenario instead of the usual 82 games.
DFL incumbent Dean Phillips is running against Republican challenger Kendall Qualls for Minnesota's District 3 U.S. House seat. Here's where the two candidates stand on the issues.
Editor's note: This documentary contains graphic material. Viewer discretion is advised.
WASHINGTON — Late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will lie in repose at the Supreme Court on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 23-24. The casket is set to arrive just before 8:30 a.m. CDT Wednesday and will be followed by a private ceremony in the Great Hall.