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They usually avoid controversy, but every living first lady has condemned border separations
Alfred Dickey project to have additional foundation work
School Board to appoint Trevithick seat
Kapp announces sheriff’s bid
Hydropower project along Missouri River for region takes first step
nation and world
New Twin Cities PGA Tour event going after golf's biggest names
For Twins' Rosario 2018 shaping up to be his year
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: England avoids draw as Kane delivers stunner in stoppage time
Sport Shorts: Post 14 drops two in Omaha
Barry Trotz steps down as head coach of Washington Capitals despite Stanley Cup win
Commentary: ND non-citizen voting measure receives $100,000 from an out-of-state mystery group
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
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James "Jim" Somsen
Craig Michael Farmer
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
JBOR donates to Mary’s Place
Calendar for June 19, 2018
Parks and Rec hosting special events
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
June 17, 2018
Commentary: Are you connecting with your children?
When I think of what it takes to be a great dad, one of the key characteristics is a consistent commitment to connect with your children; to...
June 17, 2018 - 6:31am
June 16, 2018
Commentary: 'Last girl to go' brings mix of emotions
During a summer vacation in Duluth several years ago, I whispered to my husband, "Wouldn't it be neat if one of the kids went to college here...
June 16, 2018 - 7:12am
June 9, 2018
Fargo Muslims persist through 18-hour fasts during Ramadan this summer
FARGO — Just after 9 p.m. on Wednesday, June 6, the Islamic Center of Fargo was bustling. People parked their cars at the first open spot...
June 9, 2018 - 2:31pm
June 5, 2018
Sharing health costs with faith
DULUTH—Joe and Dorothy Sayers disagree, slightly, on what their monthly health insurance premium had risen to six or seven years back....
June 5, 2018 - 9:47am
June 3, 2018
Commentary: Lead yourself well
FARGO — In the early 1990s I was working as an electrical engineer at Burns and McDonnell and attending seminary, studying to be a pastor....
June 3, 2018 - 6:20am
May 27, 2018
Commentary: Road to recovery
FARGO—Pain. Isolation. Internal struggles. Wounds. Unresolved hurt. Secret sins. Abuse. Where do you go to get help? In April, one of the...
May 27, 2018 - 8:00am
May 20, 2018
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
FARGO — A year ago Sean McVay was hired as the head football coach for the Los Angeles Rams. Previously, he was successful as the offensive...
May 20, 2018 - 7:10am
May 19, 2018
Commentary: Soul of house that once was ND's first abortion facility has stories that are hard to face
I've said before; houses have souls. Not in the strictest sense of the word, but if a house represents the people who've dwelled in it, its soul...
May 19, 2018 - 8:39am
May 13, 2018
Commentary: Improving your fuel
Just like an engine will never run well with the wrong fuel, neither will we. Emotionally, as humans, our fuel will determine how efficiently...
May 13, 2018 - 6:35am
May 6, 2018
COMMENTARY: Your fuel must be checked
FARGO — In 1794, Thomas Mead patented the first gas engine and Robert Street patented an internal combustion engine, which was the first...
May 6, 2018 - 2:07pm
Fargo pastor unveils dark, family history in new book
FARGO — As a Lutheran pastor, Matt Valan is used to contemplating big, important questions. For most of the last decade he's been obsessed...
May 6, 2018 - 9:39am
April 28, 2018
Faith Conversations: Christian film surge shows gap being filled
FARGO — Rick Solarski was only 16 when he started selling movie tickets and sweeping up buttered popcorn for cinema lovers here. Through...
April 28, 2018 - 2:00pm
April 21, 2018
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
FARGO — A new Gallup poll shows a continued decline in church attendance. "Fully 20 percent of all Americans now have no religious identity,"...
April 21, 2018 - 3:15pm
April 15, 2018
Hope for our hurts
FARGO — Last week I read this quote from Jon Gordon, "We don't get burned out because of what we do. We get burned out because we forget...
April 15, 2018 - 2:10pm
April 7, 2018
Judas or John: Which will it be for you, me?
During this past Holy Week, those days just before Easter, I found Scripture particularly rich and moving. Certain passages gripped me anew....
April 7, 2018 - 7:27am