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August 5, 2020
Mike Jacobs: A growing split in the state's dominant party
Wouldn’t it be nice if we could accept the outcry of contrition coming from elected Republicans in North Dakota after their party adopted a...
August 5, 2020 - 8:00am
Bender: The zombies would starve
What I wouldn't give for a good old-fashioned zombie apocalypse about now. But that's not possible because they eat brains and, in America, they'd...
August 5, 2020 - 7:00am
Port: We can help renters without resorting to socialism
MINOT, N.D. — We know that many Americans, and many North Dakotans, have been hit hard, economically, by the coronavirus pandemic. Some have...
August 5, 2020 - 6:00am
August 4, 2020
Port: Keeping schools closed may be more dangerous than the virus
MINOT, N.D. — The argument against holding in-person classes this fall in our K-12 schools is obvious. COVID-19 is still very much with us....
August 4, 2020 - 4:32pm
August 1, 2020
Shaw: Burgum shows us what true leadership looks like
With the coronavirus pandemic surging towards 5 million cases and 155,000 deaths in the U.S., it’s time to compare North Dakota Republican...
August 1, 2020 - 11:00am
Fargo man who tried to be conscientious objector to Vietnam War died 50 years ago trying to save a wounded soldier
FARGO — There are countless numbers of people who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. They were brave and valiant, and answered...
August 1, 2020 - 11:00am
July 31, 2020
McFeely: Pandemic makes DFL primary for Moorhead's House seat 'very odd'
MOORHEAD, Minn. — There is a primary election Aug. 11 that will likely decide who represents Moorhead in the Minnesota House of Representatives...
July 31, 2020 - 2:11pm
July 29, 2020
Mike Jacobs: Annual sessions make sense for North Dakota
Let us just concede that it has been a strange season in North Dakota politics, with an artesian well of suggestions, objections, innovations...
July 29, 2020 - 8:00am
Bender: The morality police are busy again
When Rob Port declared last week that it's a legitimate business decision for establishments to enforce mask mandates, I agreed. But then he...
July 29, 2020 - 7:00am
July 28, 2020
McFeely: If Minnesota infrastructure bill doesn't pass, it's all on Republicans
Minnesota House minority leader Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, is playing an interesting game of chicken. And by interesting, we mean not very bright and...
July 28, 2020 - 6:00pm
July 25, 2020
Shaw: Mask mandates are about public safety
Good to see Minnesota has mandated that its citizens must wear masks in public places. It should also happen now in North Dakota. There are 29...
July 25, 2020 - 10:00am
Zaleski: Trumpanista clown car sputters on
I hold these truths to be self-evident:
July 25, 2020 - 9:13am
July 24, 2020
McFeely: N.D. Republicans too cowardly to own their platform
North Dakota Republicans want you to know they aren't ignorant hate-filled bigots, even though their official party platform characterizes homosexual...
July 24, 2020 - 5:01pm
July 22, 2020
Mike Jacobs: Name change movement reaches Fargo schools
Last week the Fargo Human Rights Commission voted to recommend changing the name of Woodrow Wilson High School. The school was built, named and...
July 22, 2020 - 9:00am
Bender: The official presidential cognition test
With the election about 100 days away, it’s time for the Official Presidential Cognition Test. Eyes straight ahead. No looking at the teleprompter!...
July 22, 2020 - 7:12am