Skip to main content
Gas leak prompts restaurant evacuation
'Shut up and step up.' This senator's message to men in the wake of the Kavanaugh accusation
Commentary: Ya got trouble, North Dakota
Iowa State golf star stabbed to death by homeless man who had an 'urge to rape and kill a woman,' police say
Driver dies in motorcycle crash near Williston
nation and world
City Bowling: Sept. 18
H.S. Football SCOREBOARD
GPAC Football SCOREBOARD
Blue Jay Roundup: Volleyball wins second set, falls to Braves
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Letter to the editor: JPS District proposal is the most fiscally responsible
Commentary: What if Democratic electioneering is hurting our ability to get better trade deals?
Cramer needs to get his priorities straight
North Dakotans Support Kavanaugh
Submit a Political Letter
Margaret "Peggy" Irmen
Russell A. Weber
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
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Eventide unit receives donation through bank
German paper cutting topic of library program
American Legion Auxiliary fall meeting set
Forget-me-not flowers to be distributed
Community calendar of events for Sept. 20, 2018
Jerry and Pat Sova
Marriage licenses for Sept. 15, 2018
Births for Sept. 8, 2018
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
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
August 10, 2018
Commentary: It kinda seems like the Heitkamp campaign is panicking
A couple of things have happened which make me think that Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s campaign is in full-on panic mode. For one thing the Democratic...
August 10, 2018 - 9:59am
August 9, 2018
Commentary: Heitkamp’s polling numbers improve slightly, plurality still say it’s time to elect someone else
Since about February the polling has not been good for incumbent Senator Heidi Heitkamp. Not only have independent media polls consistently shown...
August 9, 2018 - 10:06am