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One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Former ND sheriff charged in meth, bribery case makes plea deal to drop most charges
With legalization growing elsewhere, marijuana makes up half of N.D. drug arrests
Congressman Cramer’s son is in intensive care unit
Six bodies found dismembered in landscape planters in Canada
nation and world
Duluth-based team wins first curling gold medal for America
OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: Finn Niskanen's 'sisu' delivers gold in cross-country
Canadian men beat Czechs to claim hockey bronze
BLUE JAY BRONZE: JHS third in state team competition
D5 TOURNEY: L-L-M tops Oakes in quarterfinals
Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Bravo to outgoing UJ president
Letter to the editor: Overpass would help traffic flow in the city
Letter to the editor: Exciting to see hockey win and pride in flag
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 Feb. 24, 2018
Safety Council honors Lein, Eversvik
Supporting the team
Community calendar of events for Feb. 23, 2018
10-year-old Jamestown girl sings national anthem at UJ game
Duluth-based team wins first curling gold medal for America
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February 23, 2018
Letter to the editor: Recruiting shouldn’t happen in ND schools
What is happening to basketball in North Dakota? A few years ago there was chatter about parochial schools recruiting athletes and giving them free tuition. If you saw the latest Class B poll, several parochial schools are ranked again. I am not against parochial schools as I...
February 23, 2018 - 7:06am
Teachers in West Virginia strike in push for better wages, closing all public schools
Teachers across West Virginia walked off the job Thursday amid a dispute over pay and benefits, causing more than 277,000 public school students to miss classes as educators swarmed the state Capitol in Charleston to protest. All 55 counties in the state closed schools during Thursday's...
February 23, 2018 - 6:28am
February 22, 2018
Second threat of violence prompts ND school to send students home
BELCOURT, N.D. -- A school on the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation in north-central North Dakota sent its students home Thursday morning, Feb....
February 22, 2018 - 5:02pm
Task force mulls how to candidly assess ND higher ed leadership at open meetings
FARGO — The task force studying ways to improve governance of the North Dakota University System is wrestling with the balance between...
February 22, 2018 - 2:26pm
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
Two millennia ago, a small Greco-Roman temple in present-day Turkey awed and enthralled its residents. Just beyond its stone gate, in a grotto...
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
February 20, 2018
A Texas council member who advocated for banning Islam in schools refuses to resign
A council member in northern Texas is rejecting calls for his resignation over a series of anti-Muslim and anti-black Facebook posts, including one saying that President Donald Trump should ban Islam in U.S. schools. Tom Harrison, a city council member in Plano, Texas, is accused...
February 20, 2018 - 11:02am
February 16, 2018
Debt-free alternative to student loans promising
With Americans owing more than $1.3 trillion in federal student-loan debt, some places are offering students an alternative: Pay us nothing up front, but give us a percentage of your future income. The government should encourage the spread of this innovation -- with regulations that...
February 16, 2018 - 7:31am
February 15, 2018
UND President Kennedy will interview for a job at a university in Florida
UND President Mark Kennedy will be interviewing for a new job, according to a Thursday statement. Kennedy announced in an email that he has been...
February 15, 2018 - 12:33pm
February 12, 2018
NDSU faculty reject resolution urging swift removal of vice president for research
FARGO—Faculty senators at North Dakota State University rejected a resolution that would have urged the president and provost to remove...
February 12, 2018 - 8:17pm
7 real-life skills your teen needs before going away to college
In my job teaching college English and creative writing, I hold individual conferences with my freshmen every semester, and this year's were a doozy: One young woman wanted me to help her with a criminal complaint; one young man sought advice on finding a neurologist; and another...
February 12, 2018 - 12:13pm
Parents fight for reinstatement of Fla. Catholic school teacher fired after her same-sex wedding
Jocelyn Morffi and Natasha Hass had booked the Key Largo Lighthouse estate for three days starting Feb. 2, turning their wedding day into a wedding weekend. They had a welcome bash at the Florida wedding venue on Friday, a goodbye barbecue on Sunday and their seaside nuptials in between....
February 12, 2018 - 8:31am
February 9, 2018
Dads at school is a good idea
Anew program that elevates the presence of fathers in one Jamestown school is a promising idea that can have benefits beyond a dad and his child. Jamestown Public School Board members, staff and volunteers of Louis L’Amour Elementary School are adapting the WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads...
February 9, 2018 - 6:50am
February 7, 2018
ND mother sues to regain access to school after gun flap
WISHEK, N.D. — A mother of two elementary students here has filed a lawsuit alleging school officials are infringing upon her right to...
February 7, 2018 - 7:52pm
February 5, 2018
Retracing their steps: Concordia professor recreates Norwegian ancestors' 66-mile trek to homestead for photo project
MOORHEAD, Minn.—Chris Mortenson's great-great-grandparents came to South Dakota from Norway in 1882 in search of better economic opportunity....
February 5, 2018 - 9:58pm
February 2, 2018
With 3,025 home-schooled kids last year, trend in ND doubles in past decade
BISMARCK—The number of North Dakota kids receiving an education at home has more than doubled in less than a decade, following efforts...
February 2, 2018 - 11:45am