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January 31, 2019
A proposed ferry crossing of Lake Sakakawea would connect the middle portion of the lake for the first time since the Garrison Dam on the Missouri River was completed in 1953. Special to The Forum
McFeely: Legislator wants to go back to future with Lake Sakakawea ferry crossing
January 31, 2019 - 7:58pm
Dust drifts over a cornfield in Alden, Iowa, on Aug. 28, 2017. Corn dominates the landscape and is primarily used for producing ethanol and feeding hogs. Iowa is the leading U.S. producer of corn and pork. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
In Iowa, Trump's 'long rope' with farmers is starting to run out
January 31, 2019 - 10:20am
January 28, 2019
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp concedes the North Dakota senate race, at an election night event in Fargo, N.D., Nov. 6, 2018. (Hilary Swift/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
McFeely: Heitkamp says there is 'great irony' the way some in ND voted
January 28, 2019 - 7:00am
January 18, 2019
Tony Crotty carries back a couple of Canada geese during an early season hunt in North Dakota. (Bret Amundson/Forum News Service)
Port: Legislation introduced to end the presumption of access to unposted private land
January 18, 2019 - 9:29am
January 17, 2019
Port: Do North Dakota gay rights activists really want to achieve their objectives?
January 17, 2019 - 11:58am
January 15, 2019
Carlos Vera, who has worked on Capitol Hill, won a victory in getting Capitol Hill interns paid.  Washington Post photo by Marvin Joseph
Quest to get interns paid is paying off
January 15, 2019 - 12:06pm
January 10, 2019
President Donald Trump speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019.  Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Amid shutdown, Trump visits Texas in effort to boost argument for border wall
January 10, 2019 - 9:55am
January 9, 2019
John Boyd, president of the Black Farmer's Association, checks the condition of a soybean field for harvesting in Baskerville, Va.  Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Already reeling from tariff war, some farmers aren't receiving support checks amid shutdown
January 9, 2019 - 12:58pm
Letter to the editor: Lawmakers shouldn’t tamper with initiated measure process
January 9, 2019 - 6:49am
January 7, 2019
File photo of Hubert Humphrey in Buffalo N.D., on Sept 19 ,1964. 

With farmyard bell in background, Sen. Hubert Humphrey, Democratic vice presidential candidate, is greeted by 3-year-old Amy Olson of Seattle, Wash., niece of the Elmer Fraases, on Fraases' farm near Buffalo, 32 miles west of Fargo, N.D.
Commentary: Before looking ahead to 2020, Democrats should look back to Hubert Humphrey
January 7, 2019 - 1:49pm
January 4, 2019
Corn grows in a field in Booneville, Iowa. Scott Morgan/Copyright 2019 The New York Times
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
January 4, 2019 - 9:45am
January 2, 2019
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) speaks to reporters outside her home in Cambridge, Mass., on Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. Warren, a sharp critic of big banks and unregulated capitalism, entered the 2020 race for president, becoming the first major candidate in what is likely to be a long and crowded primary marked by ideological and generational divisions in a Democratic Party desperate to beat President Donald Trump. (Elizabeth Frantz/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Analysis: Elizabeth Warren says 'government has been bought and paid for' by big business. Political scientists say she's got a point.
January 2, 2019 - 8:21am
January 1, 2019
Heavy traffic near Skull Rock in Joshua Tree National Park on Saturday, Dec. 29. The federal government shutdown meant that essential services in the park like restrooms and campgrounds were not maintained, and wilderness rangers were not present to help inform visitors of park features and advise them of the rules. As a result volunteers helped clean up bathrooms, but visitors also drove offload and illegally parked.  Photo for The Washington Post by Stuart W. Palley
In shutdown, national parks transformed into Wild West - heavily populated and barely supervised
January 1, 2019 - 3:07pm
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, shown here in a September broadcast in South Korea, addressed the nation during a New Year's Day address Tuesday. He said he is ready to meet with President Donald Trump again, but that the United States should not "misjudge" his patience. Bloomberg photo by SeongJoon Cho.
Kim Jong Un says he is ready to meet with Trump, U.S. should not misjudge 'patience'
January 1, 2019 - 10:05am
December 28, 2018
Laura Calderwood puts things back on the bed in Mollie’s bedroom, where everything has been kept as it was. She still sits there, looking at the walls covered with photos. After Mollie died, Laura faced a decision of whether to take in an immigrant teenager whose parents fled the dairy farm where her alleged killer worked. Laura asked herself what Mollie would do.  Photo by Rachel Mummey for The Washington Post
Politicians used Mollie Tibbetts' death to rail against illegal immigration. Mollie's mom chose a different path.
December 28, 2018 - 10:15am