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April 15, 2017
Letter from the publisher
A phrase often quoted in the newspaper world is the newspaper is a reflection of its community. These past couple of weeks our newspaper has been both a reflection of the community, and a reflection of a balancing act of local news and advertising.
April 15, 2017 - 6:45am
April 12, 2017
World of Wine: Thomas Jefferson's favorite wines
Thomas Jefferson's 274th birthday is tomorrow — April 13. Our country's third president was also the first unofficial sommelier for our...
April 12, 2017 - 1:28pm
Lost Italian: Water, the recipe for life
The girl in the photo on the pillow is Ruth, and she lives in Mwamba, Zambia. Ruth was 11 years old when this photo was taken last June, and...
April 12, 2017 - 12:26pm
April 11, 2017
Column: Alternatives to filling Easter baskets with candy
With Easter around the corner, baskets are filling up with candy. Sugar-packed treats are also part of the celebration for many adults. Pop...
April 11, 2017 - 10:43am
Mike Jacobs: Face-off approaches in North Dakota Legislature
Little is certain in any representative assembly, except that there will be differences of opinion, and that these can escalate to disagreement,...
April 11, 2017 - 8:36am
Parenting Perspectives: 4 years later, daughter's death has transformed me
She would have been 4 years old yesterday. "Would haves" are the markers we have to measure the time since our second daughter, Harlynn, died....
April 11, 2017 - 7:44am
April 8, 2017
Port: UND, NDSU sports cost college students, taxpayers
I wouldn't say I'm happy about the demise of the women's hockey program at the University of North Dakota — I feel for the students and...
April 8, 2017 - 2:25pm
Column: Rural communities need to welcome new people, new ideas
The "rural inquisition" is that friendly — and sometimes not-so-friendly — interrogation that occurs when someone new comes to town....
April 8, 2017 - 10:10am
April 6, 2017
Cocktail cake: Gin and tonic makes dessert refreshing, slightly boozy
Sometimes people ask me how I get my ideas for "The Great Indoors." Most of the time, it's pretty easy, especially as we approach notable foodie...
April 6, 2017 - 9:12am
April 5, 2017
World of wine: How important is wine closing?
Uncorking a bottle of wine. Unscrewing a bottle of wine. Opening a box of wine. Which one is your preference? Is it based on tradition, convenience,...
April 5, 2017 - 11:04am
The Lost Italian: Celebrate spring with a lavash favorite
The Hotel Donaldson in downtown Fargo debuted their new spring menu last week, just as Tony marked his first anniversary as The Hotel's general...
April 5, 2017 - 10:16am
Port: Accidental truth, DAPL's positive impacts, and cuts which aren't really cuts
I have a politician who accidentally told the truth, the positive and immediate impacts of the Dakota Access Pipeline, and cuts that aren't...
April 5, 2017 - 7:22am
April 4, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Exposed! My toddler is living a secret double life
I recently discovered that my son leads a double life. It might sound like the premise for a spy thriller, but it turns out it's a common phenomenon...
April 4, 2017 - 8:50am
Mike Jacobs: Campus life provides experience, not just knowledge
One strand in the ongoing conversation about higher education is that campuses have become obsolete. Technology makes all knowledge available...
April 4, 2017 - 8:25am
April 3, 2017
Column: Freedom from scars
Famous psychologist and cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Maxwell Maltz, wrote several books telling stories of people whose lives were transformed when...
April 3, 2017 - 10:56am