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UPDATE: Runaway from western ND found safe
Keith Ellison's ex-girlfriend shares medical record alleging abuse
Fatal police shooting reopened in Ramsey County
Kavanaugh accuser won't testify Monday but open to doing so later next week
Many questions remain unanswered four years after Tom Bearson's killing
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Parise nets lone goal as Wild fall to Stars
Life Lessons: NDSU's Bacon perseveres after family tragedy
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
Cobbers volleyball sweeps Macalester, picks up first conference win
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Letter: Join us to learn about memory loss and mental health
Trygve Olson: Principles of diversity
Bender: Opposition to the reefer madness
Letter: Is there a point to the 'do not call' list anymore?
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The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
Gasper's School of Dance to open second location
LISTEN: First podcast episode of ‘Who Killed Tommy?’ available now
Raising voices: NDSU's Miller teaches generations to sing
3 more longtime staffers fired from 'Prairie Home' successor show
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
September rainstorm dampens early harvest plans in South Dakota
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
A ride into the past: Luxury train cars on display in St. Paul
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
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A bum or an artist? Fargo man tells how he became ‘The Framer’
Fargo 8-year-old relearning to walk and talk after battling West Nile
Flu cases already being reported in North Dakota
One of a kind: Local foosball player applies skills to become pro
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August 31, 2018
Commentary: North Dakota Democrats softening their criticism of Trump on trade?
I think maybe the North Dakota Democrats got some polling feedback or something which indicated that their messaging about Trump and trade –...
August 31, 2018 - 11:34am
August 30, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp’s opposition to Trump’s farmer aid package must not have been polling well
Senator Heidi Heitkamp has been an outspoken critic of the Trump administration’s aid to farmers impacted by tariffs resulting from his on-going...
August 30, 2018 - 12:53pm
August 29, 2018
Commentary: The absurdity of identity politics when identity is self-identified
MINOT, N.D.—There's some weird stuff going on in the national Democratic Party, otherwise known as the organization North Dakota Democrats...
August 29, 2018 - 6:40am
August 26, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp's unseemly relationship with tobacco litigators should be a cautionary tale for opioid lawsuits
MINOT, N.D.—The state of North Dakota has, thanks to Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, joined a lawsuit against the opioid industry that's...
August 26, 2018 - 7:02am
August 23, 2018
Commentary: Enrollment numbers are the wrong metric by which to measure higher education success
News from North Dakota’s two largest universities – UND in Grand Forks and NDSU in Fargo – is that fall enrollment is down this year. Based...
August 23, 2018 - 12:08pm
August 22, 2018
Weather Service tweets Mitt Romney is a 'fraud,' apologizes
GRAND FORKS—The National Weather Service office in Grand Forks apologized Wednesday for an "atypical" tweet attacking former Republican...
August 22, 2018 - 4:13pm
Commentary: Official National Weather Service Twitter account for eastern North Dakota calls Mitt Romney a “fraud”
Something odd happened on the official, verified National Weather Service account for eastern North Dakota today. It posted a message, responding...
August 22, 2018 - 1:38pm
Commentary: Measure 1 is an affront to the First Amendment
MINOT, N.D.—A group calling themselves the North Dakotans for Public Integrity is backing Measure 1, a constitutional ballot measure sold...
August 22, 2018 - 6:45am
August 20, 2018
Commentary: Attorney says plain reading of recreational marijuana measure it legalizes driving while stoned
Mark Friese is a defense attorney with the Vogel Law Firm in Fargo. He supports decriminalizing marijuana for recreational use. He also says...
August 20, 2018 - 4:02pm
August 18, 2018
Commentary: Hate ugly politics and hypocritical politicians? Blame the voters
We are now in the heart of the election season. Early voting has made the campaigning during this part of the cycle even more intense. While...
August 18, 2018 - 4:53pm
August 17, 2018
Commentary: Free speech group says ethics ballot measure may violate the 1st Amendment
“North Dakota’s current campaign finance and lobbying laws are already unclear. The initiative could raise serious First Amendment concerns...
August 17, 2018 - 11:53am
August 15, 2018
Eric Trump to appear on Rob Port's radio show
FARGO - President Trump's son, Eric Trump, will appear on The Rob (re)Port show on 970 WDAY AM / 93.1 FM Wednesday, August 15th at 1:30 p.m....
August 15, 2018 - 9:28am
Commentary: The public's loss of faith in mass media began long before Donald Trump
MINOT, N.D. — It's become fashionable for journalists to blame Donald Trump and his attacks on "fake news" for undermining the public's...
August 15, 2018 - 8:28am
August 13, 2018
Commentary: Trump to sign funding ban for universities hosting Chinese Institute once touted at North Dakota universities
Back in 2010 the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education approved requests from Dickinson State University and North Dakota State to create...
August 13, 2018 - 10:57am
August 12, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp's control over her carefully cultivated "North Dakota nice" persona is slipping
How does a Democrat like Heidi Heitkamp get elected in a state like North Dakota where no other Democrat has won on the statewide ballot in...
August 12, 2018 - 8:02am