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'General tightening' of government worries ND newspaper reps
Governors’ diversion task force includes staunch supporters, outspoken opponents of project
Commentary: Who has the world's No. 1 economy? Not the U.S.
Fargo police: Two high-risk sex offenders have new addresses
Attacker of Mapleton convenience store clerk asks judge for mercy at sentencing
Trump slams NFL for not making players stand for anthem
Guess who is an NFC player of the week? Former Viking Peterson
Commentary: I'm not buying Faison's retirement announcement for a second
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
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Fleck: NDSU should denounce racist speaker
Fredricks: Let's not allow a refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Commentary: Poll: 42 percent of North Dakotans say they’re less likely to vote for Heitkamp if she opposes Trump tax plan
Trygve Olson cartoon: Long arm of the law
Column: Public servants hostile to openness aren't worthy of public service
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He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
Author Jamie Ford to give presentation for One Book, One Community project
IT'S LIVE! 'Frankenstein' finds new life with live score
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
New Fargo store focuses on second-hand art
Restaurant review: Twist combines excellent food with sophisticated atmosphere
How to celebrate upcoming International Champagne Day
Why whistling can confuse a cat, but not a dog
Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Home and Garden
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Supreme Court to consider major digital privacy case on Microsoft email storage
Seeking to survive a disaster? Costco sells $1K food kit that lasts 25 years
2018 Honda Accord zooms to front of midsize pack with turbos, new features
"what is that"
John R McDonough
Rollande "Bea" Thomas
Edward J. Suckut
October 15, 2017
Ahlin: Eighty years: Too long, too little progress
Having been away from news for a week, I was blissfully unaware of the Harvey Weinstein revelations concerning his decades of sexually bullying...
October 15, 2017 - 5:00am
October 1, 2017
Mary Contrary on illusions, delusions and health care
The mass of balloons near the automatic door to the grocery store should have been my first clue, but I thought they were part of a store promotion....
October 1, 2017 - 5:00am
September 24, 2017
Ahlin: Time to wake up that Rip Van Winkle Congress
Blame Congress for not ending the "temporary emergency powers" declared by President George W. Bush after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks....
September 24, 2017 - 5:00am
September 17, 2017
Ahlin: To demolish or not to demolish
While driving a friend home through rural North Dakota, we passed one of many farmsteads along the county highway. The house looked nice, well...
September 17, 2017 - 5:00am
September 10, 2017
Ahlin: Professor Harold Hill, Trump and the evangelicals
Last weekend my husband and I watched the 1960s movie musical "The Music Man" with our grandchildren (who pretty much know the dialogue and song...
September 10, 2017 - 5:00am
August 27, 2017
Ahlin: Pause August, please.
Would August be the same if we knew it as "Sextilis"? On ancient Babylonian and Roman calendars preceding the Gregorian calendar, Sextilis—a...
August 27, 2017 - 5:00am
August 20, 2017
Ahlin: When dog whistles become megaphones
In the aftermath of White Supremacists taking to the streets of Charlottesville, Va., we should step back. How did we get to this place where...
August 20, 2017 - 5:00am
August 13, 2017
Ahlin: About that 'strong brown god'
I do not know much about gods; but I think that the river
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 7, 2017
Chief David Todd: I take officer safety seriously
In response Jane Ahlin’s column in the Aug. 7 Forum: First, thank you for the compliment regarding my responsibility as the police chief for...
August 7, 2017 - 11:25am
August 6, 2017
Ahlin: Militarizing police
My reaction to the picture on Wednesday's Forum front page was a moment of confusion: What military deployment was it? The picture featured about...
August 6, 2017 - 5:00am
July 30, 2017
Ahlin: North Dakota nice wins
My favorite scene in the 1991 movie "Fried Green Tomatoes" occurs when unhappy, middle-aged housewife Evelyn Couch (Kathy Bates) is waiting for...
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
July 21, 2017
Ahlin: Disrupted sense of place
When our canopied boulevard trees succumbed to Dutch elm disease many years ago, we grieved the loss. How odd it was to view our summer yard...
July 21, 2017 - 5:46pm
July 16, 2017
Ahlin: Hobby Lobby changes the Ten Commandments
Headed into the grocery store, I was stopped by a big sign reading, "Thou shalt not insure contraceptives." No surprise, standing there in an...
July 16, 2017 - 5:00am
July 9, 2017
Ahlin: Summer of kaboom and possibility
A loud "kaboom" and I'm back in the summer between fifth and sixth grades, when a neighbor girl a few years older seemed to have lost her mind....
July 9, 2017 - 5:00am
July 2, 2017
Ahlin: AMA says, Fix Obamacare
When it comes to medicine, the American Medical Association is as mainstream as any organization gets. Rather than political objectives, its...
July 2, 2017 - 6:00am