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Sport Shorts: March 21
Commentary: In veto fight, Burgum is about to learn that government really isn't a business
Commentary: 'Only thing Grindr is good for is making sausages and hamburgers,' ND House candidate says
March is colorectal cancer awareness month
Commentary: Campbell campaign won’t say if they’re paying for delegates to attend state convention
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Carol (Burkett) Grommesh
Steven "Herman" Feske
Wilbur D. Holmgren
John Martin Hagen
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 March 21, 2018
Foundation donates to Widmer family
Modern Woodmen donates funds to Prairie Paws Rescue
JAGST offering grief support group
Benefit for Marsolek set March 28
Iris Grace Larson
March 15, 2018
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
We rarely portray Neanderthals, our close relatives, as telegenic. Museum exhibits give them wild tangles of hair, and Hollywood reduces them...
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
March 9, 2018
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
Since March is National Women's History Month, I've been reflecting on a few stories I've been told about a woman in our family lineage whose...
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
February 25, 2018
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
It had been a long week after an exhausting summer. On Sept. 14, 1787, delegates at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia put down their...
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
February 22, 2018
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 19, 2018
Rare copy of Declaration of Independence survived Civil War hidden behind wallpaper
During the Civil War, the precious document was hidden behind wallpaper in a home in Virginia to keep Union soldiers from finding it. Later,...
February 19, 2018 - 1:57pm
February 12, 2018
Old news rich in history
FARGO—Lined with dusty filing cabinets full of yellowed newspaper clippings and old books, the little room on the west side of the Forum...
February 12, 2018 - 8:00am
January 29, 2018
Commentary: Want a free press? Then protect - and celebrate - whistleblowers.
Steven Spielberg's acclaimed film "The Post" heroizes the role of The Washington Post in publishing the Pentagon Papers - the top-secret history of decision-making in the Vietnam War. It is an alluring tale that celebrates the press as an essential check on an unfettered presidency,...
January 29, 2018 - 2:03pm
January 26, 2018
In handwritten letter, former ND man allegedly claims 3 Alcatraz prisoners 'barely' survived 1962 escape - and that he's one of them
The questions have stymied law enforcement agencies, haunted family members and intrigued the public for more than half a century. Did the three...
January 26, 2018 - 1:56pm
January 4, 2018
With a blizzard raging, these rescuers set out on a doomed mission for an icebound island
Heavy snow blew horizontally across the frozen Chesapeake Bay into the faces of the 16 men in Crisfield, Maryland, who were loading sleds with...
January 4, 2018 - 2:29pm
Do you fall down a Wikipedia rabbit hole after each episode of 'The Crown'? You're not alone.
You know the drill: In the middle of binge-watching a TV series, you grab your phone or laptop and go straight to the show's Wikipedia page....
January 4, 2018 - 12:32pm
January 2, 2018
The time a ND governor was convicted of a felony, refused to leave office and declared martial law
Imagine for a moment that you’re Earle Sarles, adjutant general of the North Dakota National Guard, on July 17, 1934. The governor, William...
January 2, 2018 - 11:07am
December 30, 2017
North Dakota's largest museum collects both ordinary, extraordinary
BISMARCK—A gun vault in the lower level of the North Dakota Heritage Center contains a Vietnamese machine gun brought home by a soldier...
December 30, 2017 - 10:47pm
December 23, 2017
State museum exhibits offer glimpse of vast collection
BISMARCK — Beth Campbell likes to think of the North Dakota Heritage Center and State Museum as similar to an ant farm. "We've got all...
December 23, 2017 - 6:58pm
December 8, 2017
Letter to the editor: People used to dress up for Saturday night
Reviving downtown is a good idea which time has come. It will not probably be as nice as it was. That is, people no longer want to dress better for an evening in downtown. Saturday evening was considered a special event, even to dress up for.
December 8, 2017 - 6:51am
November 20, 2017
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
MOORHEAD, Minn. — While the retail world appears to already be counting down the days to Christmas, the liturgical season of preparing...
November 20, 2017 - 9:47am