Skip to main content
How prepared is the world for next epidemic? Tool shows most countries are not.
He stole the identity of a dead 8-year-old. Ohio police now want to know what he was hiding from.
The crying Honduran girl on the cover of Time was not separated from her mother, father says
Trump says Republicans are 'wasting their time' trying to pass immigration bills before November elections
$34.1M in projects: Committee agrees on priorities for school referendum
nation and world
Blue Jay middle school football camp
Kuehl named Jimmies’ head coach
Seeking new heights, Suns draft Ayton No. 1 overall
Timberwolves pick Georgia Tech guard
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
Letter to the editor: What would Jesus do at the borders?
Letter to the editor: Health care coverage at risk for people with pre-existing conditions
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Submit a Political Letter
Shirley G. Botzet
Cinchona 'Connie' Schulz
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
Amateur radio event here this weekend
Calendar for June 22, 2018
JHS Summer Choir performs Wednesday
Public meetings scheduled next week for June 25-29, 2018
Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and intellectual provocateur, dies at 68
Births for June 21, 2018
May 9, 2018
Commentary: I went back to the man who hit me. Why?
It's been a quarter-century, and I can still hear clearly the sound of my voice that night. It wavered with a plaintive, childish note as I spoke...
May 9, 2018 - 11:23pm
May 4, 2018
Commentary: 'Avengers: Infinity War' is a profoundly sad portrait of an abusive family
I've seen "Avengers: Infinity War" twice now, and though much of the film's cacophony has faded rather quickly, there's one scene in particular...
May 4, 2018 - 10:58am
April 30, 2018
Commentary: Hiring comedians to insult Republicans is not how journalists will regain the trust of Americans
In January of this year Gallup released a poll showing 84 percent of Americans thinking the press is very important to the health of our democracy,...
April 30, 2018 - 12:29pm
March 28, 2018
Commentary: Would Senator Heitkamp support the use of secret lists to deny women abortions?
It’s an election year, and Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp is facing re-election in an increasingly red state as one of the most endangered...
March 28, 2018 - 10:09am
March 22, 2018
Commentary: North Dakotans could enjoy an additional $33.8 million in savings thanks to the Trump tax cuts
I had to laugh a bit when I saw this headline over my colleague John Hageman’s piece about the impact of federal tax reform on state-level...
March 22, 2018 - 12:12pm
March 21, 2018
Commentary: No, billionaires won't save us - that's a myth that links Zuckerberg and Trump
Column by Margaret Sullivan. Sullivan is The Washington Post’s media columnist. Previously, she was the New York Times public editor, and the chief editor of the Buffalo News, her hometown paper. Consider the plain gray T-shirt. Or the pious talk about connecting the world,...
March 21, 2018 - 4:31pm
March 12, 2018
Commentary: FDR's gun-control strategy: Tax 'em
Another school shooting, another debate over gun control. An overwhelming majority of Americans want stricter gun laws, but Congress is unlikely...
March 12, 2018 - 12:50pm
February 21, 2018
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
By now, you've likely heard that breast-feeding is good. Women hear the mantra "breast is best" practically from the moment they conceive - both...
February 21, 2018 - 1:38pm
January 5, 2018
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
FARGO — We often consider it a "strength." We boast about it on our resumes and refer to it when asking for a raise or proving our worth...
January 5, 2018 - 7:40am
December 20, 2017
Commentary: Let women have our Hallmark Christmas movies. We deserve them.
Recently I was in an improv workshop, and we played a game in which one person stood in the middle of the circle and stated a fact about herself....
December 20, 2017 - 1:38pm
December 17, 2017
Commentary: It is risky to sell your soul to the devil
Republicans who believe they have souls need to do some serious soul-searching after the political earthquake that jolted ruby-red Alabama last...
December 17, 2017 - 8:36am
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
The word has gone forth that a "reckoning" is due. Democrats are preparing to come to terms with Bill Clinton's sexual transgressions. Sort of....
November 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
As a feminist and the author of a book on rape culture, I could reasonably be expected to lead the calls for Al Franken to step down, following allegations that he forced his tongue down a woman's throat, accompanied by a photo of him grinning as he moves in to grope her breasts while...
November 17, 2017 - 11:59am
November 3, 2017
Commentary: Governor Doug Burgum is Netflix and NDSU President Dean Bresciani is the cable company
My colleague Patrick Springer wrote a very astute article recently about two different visions for higher education presented by Governor Doug...
November 3, 2017 - 12:31pm
Ditch toxic people and find those who fuel your best self
FARGO — Toxic people come in many forms: our crotchety co-worker, corrosive cousin or constantly-complaining acquaintance. Sometimes they...
November 3, 2017 - 8:05am