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West Fargo standoff suspect appeals conviction that led to 23-year sentence
Trump revokes security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan
Minnesota care attendant charged with sexually assaulting 70-year-old paraplegic woman
How Johnson and Walz won the ticket in the governor's race
Olivia Lone Bear's family awaits autopsy results after funeral
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RedHawks sweep doubleheader against Kansas City
Chmielewski joins Bison softball coaching staff
Vikings bummed about not facing Jaguars star Jalen Ramsey this week
At the urging of former Bison assistant Polasek, Morgan found his way to NDSU
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Lindgren: Church financial fraud is growing
Letter: Why give Lindgren a platform to spew his hate?
Letter: Kudos to those behind the annual Pine to Palms Golf Tournament
Letter: Nelson misrepresents views of the Founding Fathers
Letter: We can all learn from recently dismissed drug cases
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North Dakota zoo orangutan plays with New York wind ensemble
Theatre NDSU announces its 2018-19 lineup
NDSCS to host movie night at Fargo Theatre
YouTube criticized for showing terrifying horror movie ad that viewers couldn't click away from
Schmalenberger to hold author talk at Fargo Public Library
Railway seeks historic designation
New program helps North Dakota pharmacists prevent opioid abuse
Scholarship available for young North Dakota writers aspiring to be journalists
Grazie's Italian Restaurant and Grill in Fargo has closed
New food delivery service to launch in Fargo; offers 'free delivery for a year'
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What to do in Fargo, N.D., according to The Washington Post
I knew how to be my disabled son's nurse, but I had to learn how to be his mom
Interactive story: Why do Americans go to church?
Review: Wild Terra offers unique ciders, meat-free menu in downtown Fargo
300 and still going strong: Lost Italian celebrates with new feature highlighting local chefs
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Clay County marriage licenses (08-11-18)
Mildred (Millie) Hansen
James (Jim) Smith
Ronald L. Hanson
Royal G. Howard
Wayne H. Bauer
Kathryn "Kathy" Crandall
August 12, 2018
Editorial: We need borders with smart openings
In a heartland state like North Dakota it's easy to forget how interconnected we are to the rest of the world. Farmers are acutely aware of this...
August 12, 2018 - 10:00am
August 5, 2018
Editorial: A ND law allowing cops to seize property without a conviction is in need of reform
Consider this scenario: A man who sympathizes with a protest movement is inspired to drive thousands of miles from his home to deliver supplies...
August 5, 2018 - 11:00am
Take our poll: Should North Dakota reform its civil forfeiture law?
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August 5, 2018 - 8:52am
July 29, 2018
Forum Editorial: Is one high school really the best option for Moorhead?
Moorhead school officials have convinced themselves that they should build a mega school to accommodate their growing high school enrollment....
July 29, 2018 - 8:00am
July 22, 2018
Editorial: Kilbourne Group shouldn’t have to pay for Prairie Public signal solution
What we know today as Prairie Public Broadcasting has had to overcome a series of challenges since it began in 1959 as an educational television...
July 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 15, 2018
Editorial: Yes, Fargo, there is a Santa Claus and his name was Palmer Forness
We talk a lot about the spirit of Christmas. Throughout his long and devoted life, Palmer Forness actually embodied the spirit of Christmas....
July 15, 2018 - 7:00am
July 8, 2018
Editorial: Let's do more so every child learns how to swim
The metro area mourns two children who recently drowned, and a troublesome question lingers after the funerals: What more can be done to prevent these tragedies? The circumstances of each fatality show how difficult it can be to save a person from drowning, once in the water. Grace...
July 8, 2018 - 10:00am
July 3, 2018
Editorial: Trump puts on a good show, but how will it end?
We'll acknowledge this: President Donald Trump, a former reality television performer, certainly knows how to rile up his supporters. His rally speech at Scheels Arena on Wednesday, June 27, was enthusiastically received by the audience, whose members had waited outside for hours...
July 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
June 24, 2018
Editorial: Let’s make affordable housing a ND legacy
Fargo and surrounding communities have an impressive track record in fighting floods. Severe floods are dramatic. They threaten catastrophe and arouse a united fight to hold back the river. But many of the stubborn issues this community faces are more like a drought: slow in materializing,...
June 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 17, 2018
Editorial: Dardis understands growing West Fargo’s business base is critical
Bernie Dardis has been called Mr. West Fargo. Soon he will be called West Fargo’s Mr. Mayor. In a changing of the guard at City Hall, Dardis...
June 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 11, 2018
A wake-up call for new approaches to suicide prevention
This editorial appeared in Monday's, June 11, Washington Post. Days after the suicide of renowned fashion designer Kate Spade, chef and world-traveling TV storyteller Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room in France, another apparent suicide. Spade was 55, Bourdain was 61,...
June 11, 2018 - 7:49am
June 10, 2018
Editorial: Let's brand Fargo-Moorhead as a family friendly workforce haven
Fargo-Moorhead is engaged in a constant competition with other cities to attract a skilled and talented workforce. The metro cities for years have consciously worked to provide amenities to improve quality of life to make the area more welcoming for young people. But other challenges...
June 10, 2018 - 10:30am
June 4, 2018
Editorial: Jahner is the right choice for Cass County sheriff
Jesse Jahner, a long-time deputy who has performed a variety of duties and held several management positions during his law-enforcement career,...
June 4, 2018 - 7:00am
June 3, 2018
Editorial: Forum endorsements for Fargo city races
We endorse two candidates who stand out in the hotly contested Fargo City Commission race: Linda Boyd and Tim Flakoll. Both have demonstrated...
June 3, 2018 - 7:00am
June 2, 2018
Editorial: Forum endorsements for West Fargo city races
Bernie Dardis has long been involved in business and civic groups in West Fargo. He's best known for his many years at the helm of Indigo Signworks....
June 2, 2018 - 7:00am