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Steve Stark cartoon: You're fired!
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Actor Toblowsky discusses his work at The Stage at Island Park
Diversity reigns as 'Big Little Lies,' 'Handmaid's Tale,' 'SNL' dominate Emmy awards
Renewed Reformation: Concordia symposium looks at how to make change today
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
N.D. native Josh Duhamel splitting with wife Fergie
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The importance of maintaining friendships formed long ago
Pillowcases to pretty dresses: MN woman spreads joy through sewing project
Ovarian cancer awareness month: 5 ways to lower your risk
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'An honorable man': Chamber gives its most prestigious award to Bernie Dardis
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Fargo native opens children's clothing boutique in south Fargo
2018 Toyota Camry is anything but boring
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June 4, 2017
Editorial: Fargo convention center belongs downtown
Fargo leaders will make a pivotal decision for the future of the city when they decide where to locate a convention center. A consultant's latest review gave the edge to a site adjacent to the Fargodome, but conceded there was ample room for debate. In truth, the evidence points persuasively...
June 4, 2017 - 11:06am
May 31, 2017
Editorial: Confederate 'hero' statues shouldn't be allowed to stay
A disclaimer: When we first heard about efforts in the South to tear down statues of Confederate war heroes, the process seemed excessive. After...
May 31, 2017 - 11:24am
May 28, 2017
Editorial: Fargo, Moorhead downtowns at a crossroads
The downtowns of Fargo and Moorhead are vigorously engaged in transformations.
May 28, 2017 - 9:22am
May 21, 2017
Editorial: Minnesota dysfunction has become the norm
Minnesota is once again mired in partisan dysfunction in St. Paul. Gov. Mark Dayton, a Democrat, and Republican leaders who control both chambers of the legislature are far apart in their budget proposals, a troublesome stalemate as the session nears completion. The governor and legislators...
May 21, 2017 - 11:00am
May 20, 2017
Editorial: How youth sports can help fight drug abuse
To help prevent opioid addiction, take an "ecosystem" approach. That means employ a web of strategies, a network that involves police, hospitals,...
May 20, 2017 - 11:20am
May 14, 2017
Editorial: Trump lacks self control, poses a danger
President Trump's erratic governing style and his inability to achieve any semblance of stability have to concern even his most stalwart supporters....
May 14, 2017 - 5:00am
May 7, 2017
Editorial: A new governor's mission to do more with less
North Dakota has just emerged from the most fiscally challenging legislative session since the austerity forced by the Great Depression. It was a painful reckoning, a necessary course correction to bring state spending in line with revenues that have fallen sharply because of the...
May 7, 2017 - 11:51am
April 23, 2017
Editorial: Refugee debate cries out for study
In all of the noise emanating from the strident arguments for and against refugee resettlement in North Dakota, it's easy to forget that the state has been quietly accepting refugees since 1948, welcoming a displaced Latvian as its first. Other early refugees included people fleeing...
April 23, 2017 - 10:22am
April 14, 2017
Editorial: Amid fallout from teacher's tweets, we wonder what happened to forgiveness
The resignation earlier this week of Sheridan Tihista, who was a special education teacher at West Fargo's Liberty Middle School, is the result...
April 14, 2017 - 8:15am
April 5, 2017
Editorial: Dayton campaign to kill diversion confirms he's not a good neighbor
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's behavior toward his neighbor to the west has been bizarre and petty. He seems to have gone out of his way to undermine...
April 5, 2017 - 7:00am
March 26, 2017
FORUM EDITORIAL: Diversion's fate at risk in Trump budget proposal
It's estimated the federal government's share of the $2.2 billion Fargo-Moorhead diversion would be $450 million. That's a big sum, but viewed in the context of the $3.8 trillion annual federal budget, it's a speck. And the government estimates the diversion could prevent $10 billion...
March 26, 2017 - 11:44am
March 24, 2017
Editorial: Dayton wrong to deny police help at height of N.D. pipeline protest
When South Central North Dakota was beset by protesters angry over the Dakota Access Pipeline, North Dakota law enforcement officials turned...
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am
March 11, 2017
Forum editorial: State casino proposal should be discarded
One of the most troubling ideas floating around the North Dakota Legislature this session is a proposal to allow up to six state-owned casinos. Proponents, led by Rep. Al Carlson, R-Fargo, tout the idea as a way to create tourist destinations in rural areas. But opening gambling to...
March 11, 2017 - 3:13pm
March 4, 2017
Forum editorial: Vote yes on Fargo school mill levy March 7
Voters should approve the Fargo Public Schools' request to maintain property tax support for the district's 11,000 students at the current 127 mills. That's right: In the election Tuesday, March 7, voters are being asked to support the current mill levy amount. Failure to do so would...
March 4, 2017 - 2:58pm
February 28, 2017
Forum editorial: Give Cramer credit for his town hall meetings
In a time when some members of Congress are timidly canceling town hall meetings with their constituents, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., stands out...
February 28, 2017 - 3:40pm