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So they meet again: US, Canada again face off for women's hockey gold
Louisville basketball will vacate 2013 men's title as NCAA upholds ruling
How a not-very-good skier ended up skiing at the Olympics
US men's hockey advances to quarterfinals with win over Slovakia
NO TOMORROW: M-P-B back into Region 3 semifinals
Commentary: Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Commentary: The argument for gun control is myopic and shallow
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Cramer's blind devotion to Trump has clouded his perspective
Elsie Julia Goldsmith
Daris D. Bittner
John F. Lonsky
Tucker J. Gumke
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
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Keep the plant that makes a difference
James River Aerie to host party
Nauta speaks at Lions meeting
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February 9, 2018
Commentary: Will North Dakotans care about Gary Emineth’s intemperate social media postings?
On Sunday some dummy wrote a print column about how North Dakota’s Democrats should avoid hubris when it comes to the U.S. Senate race this...
February 9, 2018 - 8:08am
Dads at school is a good idea
Anew program that elevates the presence of fathers in one Jamestown school is a promising idea that can have benefits beyond a dad and his child. Jamestown Public School Board members, staff and volunteers of Louis L’Amour Elementary School are adapting the WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads...
February 9, 2018 - 6:50am
Letter to the editor: Burgum should listen more closely to women
For some time, Gov. Doug Burgum has showed himself to be on the right side of history when it comes to the public health issue of addiction. This was especially clear in his State of the State address in Minot. His compassion for North Dakotans who are struggling with the illness...
February 9, 2018 - 6:49am
Letter to the editor: The cost of tyranny haunts us today
“If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessary.” The wisdom of James Madison some 230 years ago. “In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first...
February 9, 2018 - 6:48am
Why we need to 'hold on to kindness'
In the beginning of January, Rebecca Somers boarded a plane in State College, Pa., heading for Detroit, Mich. She had no idea that what she was...
February 9, 2018 - 6:26am
February 8, 2018
Letter to the editor: Traditional Americans, enjoy the Trump years
February 8, 2018 - 1:30pm
Commentary: Public meetings held out of state should be illegal
Back in 2012 I requested from Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem’s office an opinion on open meetings law as it applied to a supposedly public...
February 8, 2018 - 11:05am
February 7, 2018
McFeely: PolitiFact calls B.S. on 'Heitkamp high-fived' story perpetuated by ND right-wing media
PolitiFact is a project run by the Tampa Bay Times in which journalists from that newspaper and affiliated media fact-check claims and statements...
February 7, 2018 - 5:05pm
Commentary: Rep. Cramer says Heitkamp's vote against abortion was 'more like North Korea than North Dakota'
The full audio of today’s radio show is below. You can tune in weekdays from 12-2pm on WDAY 970 AM and 93.1 FM in the Fargo area or subscribe...
February 7, 2018 - 3:28pm
Commentary: Governor Burgum’s Super Bowl trip didn’t violate ethics policies mostly because the governor’s office doesn’t have any
When Governor Doug Burgum went to the Super Bowl over the weekend his tickets were paid for by Xcel Energy. A utility company heavily regulated...
February 7, 2018 - 10:10am
February 6, 2018
Commentary: Jaeger helped by a strong Democratic challenger, mystery candidate joins House race
Some interesting notes from the world of North Dakota politics as the 2018 political cycle begins in earnest. Many political observers have...
February 6, 2018 - 4:23pm
Commentary: Mystery Republican candidate files for North Dakota House race
According to a Statement of Candidacy filed with the FEC (see below), a woman named Tiffany Abentroth is running for the U.S. House in North...
February 6, 2018 - 11:42am
Analysis: Treason is serious business, despite how its used in our discourse
What is treason, exactly? In U.S. law, it's a very narrow set of crimes - so narrow that only a couple dozen people have been charged with treason...
February 6, 2018 - 7:11am
Thinking About Health Explaining the “Explanation of Benefits”
February 6, 2018 - 6:55am
Commentary: The Nunes memo revealed a damning omission in FISA warrant process
Having reviewed hundreds and hundreds of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrant applications as the final stop between the FBI and the desks of Attorneys General William French Smith and Edwin Meese III, I read the Nunes memo as revealing one major fact that stands out above...
February 6, 2018 - 6:54am