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Paul Gazelka: The Brainerd man for the statewide Republican moment
ND to investigate redundancies in education
ND rural schools expand class offerings through online courses
As Nolan votes, challengers hit back on taxes
Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
Century wins third straight Class A volleyball title
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Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Fargo Force overwhelm Sioux Falls in USHL
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Salonen: In Fargo, Matt Walsh warns of cliff ahead
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Gratitude can replace resentment with time, patience
Shaw: We must ban adults from smoking in cars with children present
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
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Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Ozzy Osbourne came to Fargo a decade ago and all hell broke loose
Josh Ritter, tribute acts added to Fargo Theatre's 2018 concert lineup
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2017 Land Rover Discovery ushers in new era of luxury SUV ease
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North Dakota airports, businesses install breastfeeding pods for moms on-the-go
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August 20, 2017
Editorial: Burgum's outreach to ND tribes is important, must be sustained
Relations between the state and North Dakota's American Indian tribes were badly frayed when Doug Burgum became governor in December. Massive protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline, which crosses the Missouri River just upstream of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, caused...
August 20, 2017 - 12:05pm
August 13, 2017
Editorial: Moorhead needs a strong Human Rights Commission
The Moorhead Human Rights Commission sputtered and ground to a quiet halt two years ago. Several problems contributed to the unfortunate decline. It became very difficult to recruit volunteers to serve on the commission, especially given a requirement to meet quotas for members representing...
August 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 6, 2017
Editorial: Voters should decide Sunday closing law's fate
One of the perverse joys of living in North Dakota is trying to figure out what is and isn't legal on Sunday. It's legal to have your car fixed on Sunday, but not to buy a car. It's legal to buy soup on Sunday, but not to buy a can opener before 12 noon. It's legal to buy clothing...
August 6, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 30, 2017
Editorial: Hybrid vigor is healthy for communities too
In the constant rush of events that swirl around us, it's easy to forget that Fargo-Moorhead has always dealt with immigrants settling the area in search of better lives. Norwegians were prominent in the early settlement era. Other northern and western Europeans, including Germans,...
July 30, 2017 - 9:46am
July 27, 2017
Editorial: The 'unhealthy obsession' goes both ways
A survey released last month shows more than half of Americans feel the media is biased. The media received a better grade than it has in recent years, according to the 20th annual State of the First Amendment survey, which comes from the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The survey showed...
July 27, 2017 - 10:30am
July 18, 2017
Editorial: Zuckerberg's visit good for North Dakota
Mark Zuckerberg has the look of a presidential candidate. The founder of Facebook is touring the country, learning all he can about things that...
July 18, 2017 - 3:30pm
July 9, 2017
Editorial: Unacceptable risk to Fargo's backup water supply
Now that Fargo finds itself on the cusp of drought it's worth recalling that, for most of the city's history, leaders have fretted more about the lack of water than flooding. For decades the city has been interested in bringing water from the Missouri River to augment local water...
July 9, 2017 - 11:00am
July 2, 2017
Editorial: Career workforce academy idea offers real promise
The area's chronic shortage of workers is an impediment to economic growth of the region. Although the area's low unemployment rate is fortunate in many respects, it imposes an invisible drag on the economy. Businesses have been limited by the scarcity of workers. The problem is so...
July 2, 2017 - 11:08am
June 25, 2017
Editorial: Crucial help for single mothers and their children
One of society's biggest challenges is helping single mothers escape poverty. Single mothers are much more likely to live in poverty than single fathers. About 60 percent of the children of single mothers are poor. Even worse: Too often, the cycle is perpetuated. Children of single-parent...
June 25, 2017 - 9:35am
June 22, 2017
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
Those who believe newspapers are becoming a relic of the past should update their thinking. Survey after survey shows that today's local newspapers...
June 22, 2017 - 8:21am
June 11, 2017
Forum editorial: Bank of North Dakota entrepreneur program falls short
The Bank of North Dakota recently announced a new lending initiative for entrepreneurs at a 1 Million Cups gathering of business people at the Stage at Island Park. Eric Hardmeyer, president of the state-owned Bank of North Dakota, said the bank will devote $1.5 million toward seed...
June 11, 2017 - 10:30am
June 7, 2017
Editorial: City of West Fargo should redo process to select police chief
The city of West Fargo should stop and start over its process to select a new police chief. We say this not because the finalists for the job...
June 7, 2017 - 3:00pm
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