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Petition seeks firing of Forestview teacher accused of racist social media comments
Incumbents Rounds, Johnson win South Dakota Republican primaries
Trump looks beyond North Carolina for convention as relations deteriorate with state leaders
Minnesota Senate computers hacked, passwords file accessed
Judge grants temporary injunction against Minnesota bar chain that vowed to reopen
UND coaches, players speak about racial injustice in wake of George Floyd's death
Morken: Outdoor thoughts on public-comment periods, spring turkeys
McFeely: Bison QB Lance shows a different kind of leadership
What would a 50-game season mean for the Twins?
Once a conservation failure, fishing success now found at Minnesota's largest inland lake
March 19, 2020
COLUMN: Newspapers are indeed ‘essential services’
San Francisco and six Bay Area counties, with a combined population of nearly 7 million, are under “shelter-in-place” orders directing everyone...
March 19, 2020 - 6:00am
March 15, 2020
Editorial: States, not parties, should run presidential nominating counts
FARGO -- North Dakota’s Democratic “firehouse” nominating caucus in the contested presidential race wasn’t really a caucus. It was more...
March 15, 2020 - 11:30am
August 21, 2019
Our view: Give approval to Grand Forks syringe clinic
From 2017 to 2018, local Hepatitis C cases increased 78% in Grand Forks County. According to the Grand Forks Public Health Department, most are...
August 21, 2019 - 6:31am
July 22, 2019
Commentary: Proposed USDA relocation generates controversy
Some things in agriculture are obvious: the importance of timely rains and the value of neighbors who keep their fences in good working order,...
July 22, 2019 - 6:00am
November 9, 2018
Herald editorial: Add a shot of excitement to prep football
From 2000 to 2016, North Dakota’s high school football participation numbers fell 19 percent, from 5,024 to 4,062. In South Dakota, a Forum...
November 9, 2018 - 12:59pm
November 6, 2018
Editorial: A letter to inappropriate teachers
A letter to any educator who has inappropriately interacted with a student, or to anyone headed down that path: Think about what you’re doing. Think about the lives you’re ruining – your own as well as that of the victim. And we say “victim” because that’s what the young...
November 6, 2018 - 1:48pm
October 20, 2018
ND voters should support Cramer for Senate, Armstrong for House
Kevin Cramer should follow the advice of wise carpenters, who say you should measure twice and cut once. In the case of a politician, the corollary...
October 20, 2018 - 10:00pm
October 14, 2018
Forum Communications editorial: Vote no on ND Measure 1, 2, 3; yes on Measure 4
North Dakota voters face a slate of wrongheaded ballot measures in the Nov. 6 election. Voters should reject measures 1, 2 and 3, but Measure...
October 14, 2018 - 6:50am
October 9, 2018
Editorial: 'Necessity defense' could unleash chaos
GRAND FORKS — Is it OK to break the law if it's in the name of perceived public good? Specifically, can people who trespassed and tampered with a multimillion-dollar pipeline avoid jail time if they can prove it was for the sake of slowing climate change? This is the issue...
October 9, 2018 - 5:24pm
October 7, 2018
Editorial: Jeff Johnson the right choice for Minnesota governor
Jeff Johnson is the clear choice to be Minnesota's next governor. Johnson, a Republican, is well-prepared professionally and through his public...
October 7, 2018 - 7:00am
October 3, 2018
Commentary: Cramer leads Heitkamp by 12, poll says
Earlier this week we got polling, commissioned by local NBC affiliates, which indicated that Republican Kevin Cramer was leading Democrat Heidi...
October 3, 2018 - 8:17pm
October 2, 2018
McFeely: Pollster who correctly called Heitkamp’s 2012 race pushes back (sort of) on latest ND survey
There is history with a Republican U.S. Senate candidate in North Dakota being given a 10-point polling margin over Heidi Heitkamp. It involves...
October 2, 2018 - 4:55pm
October 1, 2018
Commentary: Cramer leads Heitkamp 51 – 41, poll says. Respondents name Kavanaugh as their top issue.
New polling commissioned by NBC North Dakota News shows Congressman Kevin Cramer leading Senator Heidi Heitkmap by 10 percentage points. According...
October 1, 2018 - 6:54pm
Commentary: Supposed “anti-corruption” amendment supporters don’t get to ignore the text of their own measure
North Dakota’s Measure 1, a constitutional amendment put on the ballot by professional signature collectors paid by Hollywood celebrity activists,...
October 1, 2018 - 3:18pm
September 30, 2018
Editorial: Klobuchar, Housley are the right choices for Minnesota in the Senate
Minnesota voters finds themselves in the extraordinary position of selecting two U.S. senators in the Nov. 6 election. We heartily endorse two candidates, one very familiar to Minnesota voters and another who is a fresh face to statewide politics: Amy Klobuchar, the DFL candidate...
September 30, 2018 - 7:02am