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UND moves forward with online education provider Pearson
Gov. Burgum's vision for revamping ND government: Better technology, fewer employees
Anamoose food hub opens doors for local food growers
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Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Timberwolves' Wiggins drawing few foul calls in playoffs
Kyle Busch makes it three in a row at Richmond
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
What We Think: Bravo to Blessing Bag donors
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
Melford 'Gene' Andersen
Douglas Mitchell & Adeline Mitchell
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
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Public meetings scheduled next week
Community calendar of events for April 20, 2018
Steve and Karen Samek
Rep. Josh Boschee
March 28, 2018
Commentary: Would Senator Heitkamp support the use of secret lists to deny women abortions?
It’s an election year, and Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp is facing re-election in an increasingly red state as one of the most endangered...
March 28, 2018 - 10:09am
March 22, 2018
Commentary: North Dakotans could enjoy an additional $33.8 million in savings thanks to the Trump tax cuts
I had to laugh a bit when I saw this headline over my colleague John Hageman’s piece about the impact of federal tax reform on state-level...
March 22, 2018 - 12:12pm
March 21, 2018
Commentary: No, billionaires won't save us - that's a myth that links Zuckerberg and Trump
Column by Margaret Sullivan. Sullivan is The Washington Post’s media columnist. Previously, she was the New York Times public editor, and the chief editor of the Buffalo News, her hometown paper. Consider the plain gray T-shirt. Or the pious talk about connecting the world,...
March 21, 2018 - 4:31pm
March 12, 2018
Commentary: FDR's gun-control strategy: Tax 'em
Another school shooting, another debate over gun control. An overwhelming majority of Americans want stricter gun laws, but Congress is unlikely...
March 12, 2018 - 12:50pm
February 21, 2018
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
By now, you've likely heard that breast-feeding is good. Women hear the mantra "breast is best" practically from the moment they conceive - both...
February 21, 2018 - 1:38pm
January 5, 2018
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
FARGO — We often consider it a "strength." We boast about it on our resumes and refer to it when asking for a raise or proving our worth...
January 5, 2018 - 7:40am
December 20, 2017
Commentary: Let women have our Hallmark Christmas movies. We deserve them.
Recently I was in an improv workshop, and we played a game in which one person stood in the middle of the circle and stated a fact about herself....
December 20, 2017 - 1:38pm
December 17, 2017
Commentary: It is risky to sell your soul to the devil
Republicans who believe they have souls need to do some serious soul-searching after the political earthquake that jolted ruby-red Alabama last...
December 17, 2017 - 8:36am
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
The word has gone forth that a "reckoning" is due. Democrats are preparing to come to terms with Bill Clinton's sexual transgressions. Sort of....
November 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
As a feminist and the author of a book on rape culture, I could reasonably be expected to lead the calls for Al Franken to step down, following allegations that he forced his tongue down a woman's throat, accompanied by a photo of him grinning as he moves in to grope her breasts while...
November 17, 2017 - 11:59am
November 3, 2017
Commentary: Governor Doug Burgum is Netflix and NDSU President Dean Bresciani is the cable company
My colleague Patrick Springer wrote a very astute article recently about two different visions for higher education presented by Governor Doug...
November 3, 2017 - 12:31pm
Ditch toxic people and find those who fuel your best self
FARGO — Toxic people come in many forms: our crotchety co-worker, corrosive cousin or constantly-complaining acquaintance. Sometimes they...
November 3, 2017 - 8:05am
October 26, 2017
Commentary: Shocker: After lawmakers shut them down, BreatheND gave employees a massive golden parachute
The Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control – you know them from their preachy, ubiquitous advertising as “BreatheND” – was an anti-tobacco...
October 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 25, 2017
Commentary: The hidden discrimination facing Hispanic students
Hispanics make up about a quarter of the U.S. student population, nearly half of whom reside in our two most-populous states - California and Texas. But while 1 in 5 U.S. students call these states home, California and Texas have access to only 4 percent of the national spots at the...
October 25, 2017 - 12:28pm
October 16, 2017
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
Last week, President Donald Trump once again took to Twitter to complain about news coverage of his administration. This time, his sight was...
October 16, 2017 - 10:37am