Skip to main content
The elementary question
Suge Knight helped create gangster rap. Now he's facing up to 28 years for a 2015 fatal hit-and-run.
Proposed Fargo ordinance would point to last place of drink in cases of DUI, assault
Kavanaugh accuser won't testify Monday but open to doing so later next week
Marijuana use is now as common among baby boomers as it is among teens, federal data show
nation and world
Parise nets lone goal as Wild fall to Stars
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
H.S. SCOREBOARD: Sept. 20
Sports Shorts: M-P-B sweeps Wilton-Wing
STAMPEDE: Jamestown's crown jewel racing event begins Friday
Letter to the editor: JPS administration gets ‘F’ from business owner
Letter to the editor: Vote no on the JPS bond issue
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?
Submit a Political Letter
Emil R. Rodacker
Donna M. Labrensz
Emil R. Rodacker
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
Community calendar of events for Sept. 21, 2018
At 37, a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan is finally attending his first game. He never envisioned it would be because of this.
Cirque du Soleil will combine acrobatics and skating in Grand Forks show
Picklepalooza set in Kulm
Jerry and Pat Sova
Marriage licenses for Sept. 15, 2018
Births for Sept. 8, 2018
July 2, 2017
Couple enjoys their backyard oasis featuring creek, kitchen
FARGO — On this beautiful summer afternoon as the scent of a Japanese lilac tree wafts through the air, thoughts about her backyard are...
July 2, 2017 - 9:02am
June 16, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: Organizing with purpose
My favorite moment when I work with a client is when I walk in their house for the first time. I have them give me a tour and show me their trouble...
June 16, 2017 - 10:14am
June 2, 2017
Summer parenting goals versus reality: Try being present, not perfect
Welcome to summer! This is a note to all of you moms and dads who are spending your summers home with your kids. When my three boys were little,...
June 2, 2017 - 8:44am
May 28, 2017
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
They're prominent on Pinterest, the star of HGTV and the epitome of Joanna Gaines' style. Pergolas dominate the outdoor landscaping scene, adding...
May 28, 2017 - 8:53am
Declutter: Tips to tidy up your home, inbox
As winter gear moves into storage, it's a perfect time to evaluate other household items and "weed out what we don't use," said Kim Schlichting,...
May 28, 2017 - 8:40am
May 26, 2017
How 'The Cat in the Hat' almost ruined my life
Did you ever read a children's book and have it still impact you as an adult? For me, that dang Dr. Seuss book "The Cat in the Hat" seriously...
May 26, 2017 - 7:42am
May 19, 2017
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Two weeks to go before the high school graduation for my youngest and I keep wondering if he knows some basic life skills. Yes, I am happy for...
May 19, 2017 - 9:52am
May 12, 2017
Are your skinny jeans making you fat?
The more I work with my clients, the more I realize that our homes are metaphors for our inner selves. While my business focus has been on the...
May 12, 2017 - 8:09am
May 5, 2017
When 'good enough' is simply good enough
My mantra of late has been "good enough." I am struggling with facing my empty nest. I wish I would have done so much more with my kids. Did...
May 5, 2017 - 6:39am
April 30, 2017
Spotless for spring: 8 areas to deep clean for a sparkling home
FARGO — Now that the snow has melted (again) and spring has begun to show its true colors, many homeowners in the area will begin to get...
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
April 27, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: Organizing the most important papers in life
FARGO — Paper. Paper. Paper. The universal item that most people struggle to organize. There are papers that come home with kids from school....
April 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 21, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: How to plan an organized graduation party
Sadly, this is the last year I am writing about having an organized graduation party. My baby is graduating this spring, and I am unofficially...
April 21, 2017 - 9:06am
April 7, 2017
Why you should think before you buy
Before I make a purchase I always have one thing go through my head: how will I dispose of this when I am done with it? Sure, I make those impulse...
April 7, 2017 - 10:04am
April 2, 2017
From deadpan ancestors to smiling selfies: The right way to decorate your home
Many people have hundreds of pictures cluttering their cellphones. According to the photo website 1000memories, "Every two minutes today, we...
April 2, 2017 - 11:00am
March 31, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: Notes from an older and wiser me
FARGO — As I near the 50 year mark in my life, I have learned a few things I wish I could tell my 30-year-old self. Here they are: Create...
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am