Skip to main content
Oilfield waste facility proposed for McKenzie County in western ND
Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Retired DNR conservation officer makes case for copper bullets during deer hunting trip with his daughter
nation and world
Ariya rallies to win CME Group Tour Championship
Murray helps Vikings knock off Rams
Denver uses power-play goals to get split
Century wins third straight Class A volleyball title
Century defeats Jamestown for Class A volleyball crown
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter to the editor: Teacher-student relationship is critical to learning
Bravo to the UJ volleyball team
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
Betty Jane Hill
Ruth (VanWinkle) Soma
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
First Baptist continues refugee mission
Senior Menu, Activities Nov. 6-10
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Duel in the Dirt
Turkey Trot planned on Thanksgiving
Community calendar of events for Nov. 18, 2017
Jim & Babe Boyd
Century defeats Jamestown for Class A volleyball crown
February 26, 2014
Obama makes it official: U.S. planning for full Afghan withdrawal
After giving him the silent treatment for eight months, President Barack Obama on Tuesday called Afghan President Hamid Karzai. The message? A blunt warning that all U.S. troops will leave his war-torn country by 2015 unless Karzai or his successor sign a bilateral security agreement...
February 26, 2014 - 7:03pm
February 1, 2014
NATO chief doesn’t see Karzai signing security pact
MUNICH —President Hamid Karzai is unlikely to sign a pact for U.S. and NATO forces to stay in Afghanistan after 2014 and will probably leave the choice for his successor, NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Saturday. Kabul and Washington spent months negotiating a legal...
February 1, 2014 - 7:35pm
July 4, 2012
NATO troop supplies set to resume via Pakistan
MATIULLAH ACHACKZAI Associated Press CHAMAN, Pakistan (AP) -- Security officials say trucks carrying NATO supplies will resume their routes through Pakistan to Afghanistan on Thursday, following Islamabad's agreement to end its seven-month blockade. The Pakistani officials say...
July 4, 2012 - 5:00pm
May 20, 2012
Thousands begin NATO protest march through Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Thousands of demonstrators upset with the war in Afghanistan, climate change and the erosion of union rights marched through downtown Chicago on Sunday, taking their discontent on a wide range of world issues to leaders assembled for a NATO summit. The protest, one...
May 20, 2012 - 7:44pm
February 2, 2012
NATO ministers consider speeded-up Afghan drawdown
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Thursday that NATO allies have agreed broadly to step back from the lead combat role in Afghanistan and let local forces take their place as early as next year, a shortened timetable that startled officials and members of Congr...
February 2, 2012 - 11:00pm
June 21, 2011
Libya says NATO airstrike kills 15 west of capital
SURMAN, Libya (AP) -- Libya's government said a NATO airstrike west of Tripoli early Monday destroyed a large family compound belonging to a close associate of Moammar Gadhafi, killing at least 15 people, including three children. It was the second claim of civilian deaths at a home...
June 21, 2011 - 2:00am
June 7, 2011
Rare daytime NATO airstrikes hit Libyan capital
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- Low-flying NATO military craft unleashed a ferocious series of nearly 30 daytime airstrikes on Tripoli, rattling the Libyan capital Tuesday and sending plumes of smoke billowing above leader Moammar Gadhafi's compound. Reporters counted at least 27 strikes...
June 7, 2011 - 10:29am
November 20, 2010
With Afghan control by 2014, Obama sees combat end
LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- President Barack Obama on Saturday said for the first time he wants U.S. troops out of major combat in Afghanistan by the end of 2014, the date he and other NATO leaders set for moving Afghans into the lead role in fighting the Taliban. Allies had different...
November 20, 2010 - 9:00pm
October 12, 2010
U.S. rescuers may have killed Afghanistan aid worker
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- At first, NATO blamed a Taliban bomb for the death of a captive British aid worker during an American rescue attempt in eastern Afghanistan. Two days later, the coalition changed its account, saying Monday that U.S. forces may have detonated a grenade...
October 12, 2010 - 2:00am
October 9, 2010
Pakistan to reopen border crossing used by NATO
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Pakistan said Saturday it will reopen a key border crossing and allow convoys to resume delivering supplies to NATO troops in Afghanistan, ending a 10-day blockade during which trucks were stranded on their way to the border and almost 150 were destroyed by attackers. Pakistan...
October 9, 2010 - 4:00pm
October 4, 2010
Pakistan, U.S. tensions spike after border closure
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Hundreds of U.S. and NATO trucks carrying fuel and other supplies for troops in Afghanistan lie idle. Dramatic images of Taliban attacks on these convoys are splashed across front pages in this anti-American country with a U.S.-allied government. Pakistan's shutting...
October 4, 2010 - 8:48pm
September 30, 2010
Pakistan cuts NATO supply line after border firing
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Pakistan closed the Khyber Pass supply route for U.S. and NATO troops in Afghanistan after a coalition helicopter attack mistakenly killed three Pakistani soldiers at a border post Thursday, raising tensions in a vital relationship for both Islamabad and Washington....
September 30, 2010 - 11:00pm