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Minn. Legislature to shift to remote working, will address new coronavirus response Monday
University of North Dakota directing nonessential employees to work from home; NDSU to discuss options Monday
North Dakota to close K-12 schools for 5 days starting Monday
Minnesota district courts suspend certain proceedings
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March 14, 2020
Shaw: Abuse victims should be able to take civil action
FARGO -- It is time for the North Dakota Legislature to open a new window, so victims of sexual abuse can seek civil action against their abusers....
March 14, 2020 - 10:00am
March 12, 2020
Bender: A weekend at Bernie's
I'm old school. I believe in facts. Sadly, facts are wildly out of fashion in this era. Rudy Giuliani has proclaimed that “truth isn't truth,”...
March 12, 2020 - 6:00am
March 10, 2020
The Sorting Pen: Balancing spring fever with spring apprehensions
When the snow melts and the old, dead grass starts to show through the patches of white, I start to get a little stir crazy. When I was a kid,...
March 10, 2020 - 6:00am
March 8, 2020
Zaleski: Once again, we boomers own the stage
FARGO -- Numbers to ponder: 77, 78, 70, 78, 73. Those are ages of the most recent Democratic candidates for president, plus the age of the interloper...
March 8, 2020 - 10:00am
Grande: Moderate? I don't think so
North Dakota’s presidential caucuses are on Tuesday, March 10. It will be interesting to see who our state’s Democrats support. Will the...
March 8, 2020 - 6:00am
March 6, 2020
McFeely: Heitkamp endorses Biden, saying North Dakota matters in choosing Democratic nominee
FARGO — Former U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden as the Democratic presidential nominee Friday, March 6, using her Twitter account and the hashtag #JoeMentum. The reasons for Heitkamp backing Biden over socialist Bernie Sanders are...
March 6, 2020 - 3:49pm
Doug Lewandowski: Difficult trek to feed the birds
DULUTH -- The icy mountains by the side of the road pushed up by city plows aren’t a dazzling silver color anymore. Instead, they look like frozen, discarded layer cakes with black, white and gray seams. The hardened peaks most likely will be there for some time, as winter isn’t...
March 6, 2020 - 8:00am
March 5, 2020
McFeely: How does Vice President Klobuchar sound?
If there is a President Biden, there should be a Vice President Klobuchar. At the least, an Attorney General Klobuchar. Minnesota's favorite...
March 5, 2020 - 1:11pm
Bender: We will serve no common sense before its time
I really didn't want to get into this. After all, Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler's DUI arrest on Feb. 26 may just be a...
March 5, 2020 - 6:00am
March 2, 2020
Salonen: The ‘wisdom’ of the world crucified Christ
FARGO — “The worst thing man can do is to kill God.” The written words by Archbishop Fulton Sheen struck and grieved me. Killing God. We...
March 2, 2020 - 7:00am
The Pinke Post: When histories collide with the future
Do you have a connection to a farmstead or piece of land? Is it a place that evokes memories and inspires you to create new memories? In 2020,...
March 2, 2020 - 6:00am
Hauser: Got hope?
FARGO -- Last week, my wife and I found great hope, encouragement and strength from Psalm Chapter 16. I encourage you to pull out a Bible or...
March 2, 2020 - 5:00am
February 29, 2020
Shaw: Lessons for those in broadcast news
FARGO — As a former television news reporter, television news director and broadcast journalism professor, it’s time for some friendly advice...
February 29, 2020 - 10:00am
Letter: Insuring individual vs. historic homes
In response to the Herald’s Feb. 16 article "Historic Grand Forks Home in Insurance Limbo," I write to clarify the insurability distinction...
February 29, 2020 - 7:00am
February 28, 2020
McFeely: N.D. again trying its hardest to give oil companies your money
FARGO -- North Dakotans, you're about to give away millions of dollars to out-of-state oil companies. Again. If you care. History shows you don't.The...
February 28, 2020 - 3:40pm