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Grand Forks woman made 'normal' gun purchase before killing family
Minn. U., Concordia-Moorhead offer scholarships to international undergrads
ND sheriff, cleared of meth conspiracy and bribery, gets 25 days of home confinement
Mount Rushmore to undergo facelift, but not the faces themselves
ND man found guilty of murdering ex-girlfriend
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Dragons senior Huber caps track career with national championship
Davies girls track and field could be a dynasty in the making
Frustration subsides as Abu Danladi returns to Minnesota United
Newman Nights: A fan's guide to summer with the RedHawks
Early returns positive for 2019 Gopher football recruiting class
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Lindgren: Are dreams and visions historical events?
Ahmad: 'Pray unto me, I will answer your prayer'
Commentary: Should the Grand Forks mother who killed herself and her children have been able to buy her gun legally?
Letter: NFL players are acting like spoiled children
Letter: Peace should be achieved before a Nobel Peace Prize is awarded
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Eight women accuse Morgan Freeman of sexual misconduct, reports say
Post-Traumatic Funk's flashback: Group looks to 'Soul Train' for next Fargo show
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
FMCT expands to second space on Broadway
'American Pickers' coming to North Dakota
Rain hasn't moved drought needle: Williston snagged a little rain overnight, but too little to change drought status
Bakken executives project 'disciplined approach' as ND oil activity ramps up
Downtown boutique Lot 2029 to merge with sister store Mint & Basil
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site: Company provides update in advance of submitting project to regulators
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
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People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests
Fire up the grill for some Southwest Turkey Burgers this Memorial Day
Reading this with bifocals? Thank Benjamin Franklin.
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
Am I the only one plagued by comedic bad luck? Maybe.
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May 20, 2018
Forum editorial: How to ruin a perfectly good park
It's appalling to learn that the Fargo Park District is even considering the possibility of expanding the campground at Lindenwood Park, which...
May 20, 2018 - 2:47pm
May 13, 2018
Time to invest in Minnesota State campus support and capital projects
The importance of Minnesota State colleges and universities is being driven home this graduation season, when 40,000 students will receive degrees from the system's campuses in 47 communities throughout the state. We're well aware of the system's importance here at home, with the...
May 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 6, 2018
Editorial: Thinking inside the big box
Those who've visited Austin, Minn., might know the SPAM Museum, an homage to the famous canned cooked pork that people seem to love or hate, which once occupied a former Kmart. As it happens, offices for the maker of SPAM, Hormel Food Corp., grew so much that they took over the entire...
May 6, 2018 - 10:30am
April 22, 2018
Editorial: Criticism of Burgum's travel spending misses the mark
It seems that nothing stokes populist anger more quickly than perceptions that public officials are traveling irresponsibly on the public dime. That's especially true in North Dakota, where prairie frugality is engrained in the culture. But sometimes perceptions can gallop well ahead...
April 22, 2018 - 10:00am
April 15, 2018
Editorial: Dismiss charges against journalists covering the Standing Rock protests
Sara Lafleur-Vetter was filming the arrest of protesters demonstrating against the Dakota Access Pipeline when police tackled her to the ground, with one officer placing his knee on her back. On a video of the arrest, demonstrators can be heard telling police that LaFleur-Vetter is...
April 15, 2018 - 10:30am
April 11, 2018
For the sake of GOP, Campbell should withdraw
It's official: There will be a Republican primary for North Dakota's seat in the House of Representatives. That's what Tom Campbell decided after Saturday's state Republican Convention, and he filed nominating petitions Monday. At the convention, fellow Republican Kelly Armstrong...
April 11, 2018 - 6:07am
April 1, 2018
Editorial: ND lawmakers should reject bill to weaken public notice requirements
Democracy is not a spectator sport. Maintaining a healthy democracy requires the active engagement of citizens—well informed citizens. A hallmark of our governmental system is the value we place on keeping citizens apprised of what their governments are doing in their name....
April 1, 2018 - 10:00am
March 25, 2018
Editorial: ND minimum wage proposal is a bad idea
Those who are advocating that North Dakota adopt a mandatory minimum wage of $15 per hour should pay attention to Flippy, the burger-flipping robot that made its debut recently at a California fast-food restaurant. Flippy is a six-axis robotic arm designed to take orders via a digital...
March 25, 2018 - 10:30am
March 18, 2018
Editorial: Students will transform the gun debate
The nationwide student protests to demand action to curb gun violence proved one thing: We've entered a new era in the gun debate. At schools all around the country, tens of thousands of students walked out of schools in an impressive demonstration of the determination of young people...
March 18, 2018 - 9:33am
March 15, 2018
Editorial: George Sinner's optimism and faith distinguished his life of public service
George A. Sinner's two terms as North Dakota's governor spanned years that were the most difficult for the state since the Great Depression of...
March 15, 2018 - 6:00am
March 14, 2018
COMMENTARY: With convention looming, North Dakota Democrats are still short candidates
MINOT, N.D. — North Dakota's Democrats have an unusually strong slate of candidates for federal office this cycle. Senator Heidi Heitkamp,...
March 14, 2018 - 7:15am
March 11, 2018
Legacy Fund loan idea is promisin--but should go further
The North Dakota Legacy Fund is fed by a portion of the state's share of petroleum revenues. The fund, which started collecting deposits in 2011, now has a balance of more than $4.2 billion and the cash is pouring in lately at the rate of between $42 million and $45 million a month....
March 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 4, 2018
Editorial: Fargo performance center should receive rigorous financial vetting
Fargo civic leaders and arts patrons have long dreamed of having a premier performing arts center to enrich the city's cultural life. Each of the three college or university campuses has its own performance venue, but each is old and has its limitations. The Fargo Civic Center, also...
March 4, 2018 - 10:31am
February 25, 2018
Editorial: Hector International Airport skywalk would be a big waste of money
We have to acknowledge that the drawings for the proposed skywalk at Hector International Airport look nice. The idea of the elevated walkway...
February 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 18, 2018
Editorial: We need to restore sanity to our gun laws
Once again America is mourning the victims of mass slaughter. Once again the scene of the carnage is a school. Once again the instrument of mass death is a gun. And once again that gun is a variant of the AR-15, an assault-style gun. The AR-15, the civilian version of the military's...
February 18, 2018 - 10:00am