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Grand Forks man, 50, killed in crash with semi
NDSU expects $5 million revenue loss from lower enrollment
Man dies in crash near Devils Lake
Authorities still seek man who ran after a fatal crash on Sept. 4 in far northeast SD
28 North Dakota medical personnel to aid Hurricane Florence relief
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Thielen learned trick from Randy Moss
First ever PGA tour tourney in Dakotas starts Friday
North Dakota's longtime Mr. Basketball dies at 76
UND, Idaho State games have come down to the wire
Vikings bring back defensive tackle Tom Johnson, sign kicker Dan Bailey
Letter to the editor: JPS referendum: When taxes go up, other funding needs get short changed
Letter to the editor: Different proposal for schools needed
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
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Margaret "Peggy" Irmen
Russell A. Weber
Norma M. (Armentrout) Skramstad
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 Sept. 18, 2018
JRMC Auxiliary hears reports at meeting
Elkettes elect new president at meeting
Kroshus to speak at GOP luncheon
Kiwanis learns about Cops and Kids
Jerry and Pat Sova
Marriage licenses for Sept. 15, 2018
Births for Sept. 8, 2018
September 16, 2018
Exceptional clam chowder found inland
LYME, N.H. — My quest for the best New England clam chowder started when I was young. Trips to the Connecticut coast or to dining rooms...
September 16, 2018 - 7:36am
September 9, 2018
Commentary: It's not your grandfather's seventh grade
POST MILLS, VT. — My triplet granddaughters started seventh grade a few days ago at Thetford Academy in Thetford, Vt., about 10 minutes...
September 9, 2018 - 8:06am
September 2, 2018
COMMENTARY: Scythe sang with a swing and a swish
POST MILLS, VT. — When I insisted the old scythe go in the moving truck to Vermont, my family scoffed. "Gonna cut hay?" one mockingly asked. I ignored her. The weathered, rusted implement made the trip east with more modern things. We'd sold our Sheyenne River house with...
September 2, 2018 - 6:09am
August 19, 2018
Zaleski: Do 'welfare queens' wear seed caps?
POST MILLS, Vt. — I am among the many who will not shed a tear when Trump-loving farmers and business people take it in the shorts because...
August 19, 2018 - 6:05am
August 12, 2018
Commentary: Old tractor was more than a 'thing'
POST MILLS, Vt. — We are advised to avoid getting attached to things. It's good advice, but some things become more than objects. Think...
August 12, 2018 - 8:54am
August 5, 2018
Commentary: 'Tis season of the good, bad and ugly
About the political ad blitz on television. Some good, some not. Airtime is being sucked up by the U.S. Senate race between Sen. Heidi Heitkamp,...
August 5, 2018 - 6:45am
July 9, 2018
Commentary: Donald likes Heidi more than Kevin
FARGO — What are we to make of "The Hug," or more apt, the non-hug? By now, anyone who pays attention to Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., knows...
July 9, 2018 - 7:32am
July 1, 2018
Commentary: Here's a start on reading for summer
FARGO — Suggestions for summer reading: "Brave New World" by Aldous (1932, Easton Press collection,1978) is a timeless novel that is as...
July 1, 2018 - 6:33am
June 17, 2018
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
WEST FAIRLEE, Vt.—Father's Day conjures up memories of a father I never got to know. He died when I was young: 16. He was young: 41. He never got to know me. He never saw me succeed as a journalist, spouse and father. He never met my wife or his grandchildren. They know of him...
June 17, 2018 - 6:20am
June 10, 2018
Commentary: Not so easy getting into friendly skies
WEST FAIRLEE, Vt. — We got here, but not until experiencing air travel frustration in what United Airlines used to tout as "the friendly...
June 10, 2018 - 8:30am
June 3, 2018
Commentary: My chemistry 'coach' was great teacher
FARGO — As high school graduation season winds down, I am thinking back (way back) to my graduation in June of 1964, and the teachers who...
June 3, 2018 - 6:05am
May 20, 2018
Commentary: The flotsam of bad ideas drifts ashore
FARGO — Let us plumb Stygian political waters for bad ideas.
May 20, 2018 - 7:05am
May 13, 2018
Commentary: My mother went to work when dad died
My mother was a widow at age 40. She became the sole provider for my sister and me when my father died of alcoholism and smoking-aggravated heart...
May 13, 2018 - 8:21am
May 6, 2018
COMMENTARY: '63 nostalgia revved up the car love
FARGO — Don't ever doubt Americans' love for the automobile. My April 22 column about my mother's 1963 Chevrolet Impala brought a profusion...
May 6, 2018 - 11:02am
April 26, 2018
Combating fake news: Panel of Fargo media experts discuss the landscape of today's media
FARGO—An esteemed panel of four local media experts gathered together Thursday afternoon, April 26, to have a healthy discussion on the...
April 26, 2018 - 9:46pm