THE GAY AGENDA Minnesota Marriage
I've always been proud to be from Minnesota, even though I've called Fargo home for the past 15 years or so. Today, however I'm even more proud.
Unlike the sideshow put on by our ... Posted on 5/9/13 at 4:41 PM
NORTH DAKOTA DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS Capitol Letters - Week 16
Governor Bill Guy: 1919 - 2013
As we were putting the final touches on this weeks Capitol Letters, we received the sad news of Governor Bill Guys passing. Much will rightly be said about this giant of... Posted on 4/26/13 at 2:04 PM
REAL OILFIELD WIVES Snail Mail: Send A Little Love
The summer before my sophomore year of high school, my family and I moved from northern New Jersey, to Indiana. Even though I grew up moving a lot, this was the first move that was really hard on me.... Posted on 4/17/13 at 7:09 AM
MIDDLE AGED PLAGUE What Does It Take to Be an Expert?
I have no letters after my name.
Okay, officially I have a B.A., which in today's climate stands less for Bachelor of Arts as it does for Buy Additional -- credits, tuition, college time -- leading t... Posted on 4/5/12 at 12:19 PM
We celebrated Thanksgiving. I am grateful for the bounty of our land, and the Thanksgiving feasts are affirmation. This fall, I am especially grateful because on Nov. 25 a federal court in Minnesota recognized that Anishinaabe people have a right to continue the covenant with the creator to live that Anishinaabe life.
We climbed into the patrol car on a dark Sunday morning at 6 with a light rain freezing on the windshield. I was getting a firsthand look at what it is like to be a sheriff’s deputy in North Dakota’s Bakken Oil Patch by riding shotgun out of Killdeer on the first day of December.
There are in the United States 120,949 people awaiting a lifesaving organ transplant. In 2012, there were just over 28,000 of these transplants done in the nation. That means each day there are 75 solid organ transplants done.
Abby Johnson, Detroit Lakes, Minn.
, December 07, 2013
A huge thank-you to the hundreds of individuals and churches, civic organizations and Girl Scout groups, and preschools and day care facilities that took part in this year’s Operation Christmas Child shoebox project.
As a small-business operator and concerned observer of events, I am concerned about some traditional American values that are undermined with implementation of Obamacare: The program gives higher priorities to noncitizens over American citizens, and gives higher priorities and funding to able-bodied people than to disabled people in need.
I was disappointed to learn that the downtown YMCA will no longer offer youth martial arts courses as of Jan. 1. In place since the 1980s, some will argue that there are now many martial arts schools around town, ignorantly failing to realize that not all martial arts are the same.
North Dakota hasn’t always been a land of opportunity. Anyone who graduated from high school more than 10 years ago will remember debates about outmigration, jobs for young adults, and efforts to raise everyone’s average pay.
Chris Haroldson, Manhattan, Kan.
, December 06, 2013
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