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Communities big and small need a plan to combat addiction, Heitkamp says
California rape suspect knew police were coming. He ran - and brought along cyanide.
Minnesota House sex harassment training criticized
Where is the middle of nowhere? Glasgow, Montana, data says.
Valley City family injured in Mexico ferry explosion
crime and courts
The greatest goal in US women's hockey history won Team USA the gold
U.S., mostly with Minnesotans, beats Canada to reach gold medal game in men's curling
The Golden Girls: Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
U.S.-Canada play for gold
N.D. high school hockey tournaments heading out of Grand Forks
high school sports
Haglund: Don't believe in the Republican Santa Claus
Troy Becker cartoon: Winter distraction
Cramer: I'm all in
Steve Stark cartoon: Mrs. Johnson packing
Letter: McFeely's hyperbole is insulting
matthew von pinnon
Jimmy Kimmel rips Parkland conspiracy theorists and Trump Jr.
Annual Unglued: Craft Fest features macrame, letterpress, leatherworks and more
Dancing, comic books and more this weekend (Feb. 22, 2018)
Imagine Dragons to perform at Sioux Falls events center
Jonny Lang and Three Dog Night announce Fargo Theatre dates
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
Owner of Beans Coffee Bars to open downtown location in Radisson hotel
Costco or Amazon Prime? More shoppers are choosing both
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
"what is that"
Place a Business Announcement
Heart-N-Soul Community Cafe event scheduled for Sunday
Community mourns the loss of Pastor Dale Vitalis
How big was Billy Graham? In 1987, 70,000 people showed up over three days to see him in Fargo
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
home and garden
Clay County marriage licenses (2-18-18)
Kara Rebecca Blevins
Susan M. Valdivia
Judith "Judi" Mary Schriver
Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Northerners. We like to boast that we're hardy and resilient and can stand up against the biting, sub-zero, blizzardy cold without much consequence...
January 22, 2017 - 11:00am
January 8, 2017
Veeder: A resolution for more sweet things
I'm finding it hard to concentrate this morning. After another two days of more snow, the sun is finally shining bright through my window and...
January 8, 2017 - 7:15am
January 2, 2017
Setting a big goal? You might want to keep your lips zipped
'Tis the season for resolutions, intentions and goals for the coming year. Many of us have an ambivalent relationship with goal-setting, maybe...
January 2, 2017 - 8:00am
January 1, 2017
Diary of a Christmas blizzard: A comparison
My gramma Edie used to keep a diary of her life here at the Veeder Ranch. They weren't particularly thorough, and most were written in tiny scrawl...
January 1, 2017 - 9:30am
December 25, 2016
Christmas reminds us of the magic of time
I was too old to believe in Santa Clause when reality finally started tugging at my sleeves. I tried to shoo the truth away as long as I could,...
December 25, 2016 - 10:00am
December 12, 2016
10 ways to fall asleep fast
It's 2:48am. You're completely awake, tossing and turning, wishing you could slip into slumber because your alarm clock is scheduled to go off...
December 12, 2016 - 6:45am
December 11, 2016
Winter has arrived at the ranch
So ... winter has arrived. Look out your window. I know you see it in the giant drift you had to dig through to get out your front door making...
December 11, 2016 - 7:49am
December 4, 2016
A reminder to slow down, be thankful
I was downstairs trying my best to finish up a deadline I'd been working on submitting all day. It was the Monday after a long Thanksgiving break...
December 4, 2016 - 6:00am
November 28, 2016
Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Outside, up out of our driveway next to the gravel county road, a couple pyramids of hay bales are stacked up nice and neat, waiting to be unrolled...
November 28, 2016 - 12:47pm
What is "clean eating" and should you bother trying it?
During the holiday season, food is a major part of the celebration. Sometimes it becomes a guilty pleasure, and we might wonder how to counter...
November 28, 2016 - 7:00am
November 27, 2016
Baby's first birthday brings joy, reflection
Dear Baby Girl, Last night I rocked you to sleep in your room, the lights were low and I hummed the tune it seems I've been instinctively humming...
November 27, 2016 - 7:00am
October 30, 2016
Princess of the frozen tundra passes the Halloween torch
I was a princess once. It was a long time ago in a faraway, mysterious frozen tundra called North Dakota. I was beautiful. My crown was made...
October 30, 2016 - 6:00am
October 23, 2016
Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
It was late August, and it had been hot for weeks, the kind of heat you remember as a kid, where popsicles melt on sticks in the heavy air that sends the flies gathering at horses' bellies and driving them to bob their heads and swish their tails in the trees. We were sweating it...
October 23, 2016 - 6:25am
October 16, 2016
Photo at pumpkin patch is a moment mom waited for
There are things I always envisioned doing once I had a child of my own in tow. One of them was sitting my baby on a hay bale at a pumpkin patch...
October 16, 2016 - 5:59am
October 10, 2016
Dancing for the health of it
A few years ago I had the pleasure of hearing my friend Cris Linnares speak about her journey back to health through movement, especially dancing....
October 10, 2016 - 5:40am