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North Dakota nursing homes seek more state funding
Two arrested north of Eldridge, ND
North Dakota federal judge to go into semi-retirement next year
Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
North Dakota man faces negligent homicide charges following crash
Favre: 'Never say never' to coaching Packers
WATCH: Coach Chris Klieman hosts his introductory press conference at Kansas State
Report: Eagles QB Wentz could be out remainder of season
Several Gophers football players to be suspended for bowl game
Twins having important conversations about future during winter meetings
December 12, 2018
Rob Port: North Dakota has seen a significant drop in student loan debt loads
Are North Dakota students getting smarter about how they finance higher education? It sure seems that way. The cost of attending institutions...
December 12, 2018 - 9:42am
December 11, 2018
Rob Port: Governor Burgum, Senator-elect Cramer tell NDGOP in letter not to give up open primary
Last week I wrote about proposed legislation, being considered for endorsement by the North Dakota Republican Party, which if passed would end...
December 11, 2018 - 7:53pm
Port: Legislative pettiness leads to marginalization of Burgum’s conservative budget
MINOT, N.D. -- Traditionally in North Dakota the governor's executive budget, delivered to lawmakers as an address in December, is introduced...
December 11, 2018 - 2:24pm
December 10, 2018
Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Senator Heidi Heitkamp has a lot of money left over from her unsuccessful 2018 campaign.
December 10, 2018 - 11:00am
December 7, 2018
Swift: Saving 'Niece-mas' by getting with the program
Well, at least I got to save Christmas. Let me explain. Many years ago, one of the assorted sons-in-law in our family nobly carried a bowl of...
December 7, 2018 - 12:04pm
Zaleski: The anti-ethics establishment gets all huffy
FARGO -- It didn’t take long for the entrenched political establishment to begin a crusade to undermine the wishes of North Dakota voters who...
December 7, 2018 - 11:13am
Shaw: A few more suggestions for the N.D. Legislature
FARGO -- As I was saying last week before I ran out of space, there’s lots more the North Dakota Legislature needs to do in its upcoming session....
December 7, 2018 - 10:47am
Faith Conversations: Catholic dioceses gather to enliven leaders, discuss challenges
FARGO — Challenge and hope commingled at a recent gathering of about 750 Catholic leaders and parishioners from the Fargo and Crookston, Minn.,...
December 7, 2018 - 10:20am
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
The Public Service Commission, in a split decision, recently gave the go-ahead to Xcel Energy to inflate power bills here in North Dakota to...
December 7, 2018 - 9:32am
December 6, 2018
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
It’s no secret there are things in this life that are ruined by adulthood. I remember thinking this as a kid when I was jumping into the cold...
December 6, 2018 - 4:28pm
Port: Burgum’s proposed pension bailout must be tied to real reforms
MINOT, N.D. -- It’s not the sexiest political topic, so you might be forgiven if you’re unaware of North Dakota’s chronic problems with...
December 6, 2018 - 1:09pm
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
For the record, you should never do anything in front of children that you might find embarrassing when talked about in front of adults. When...
December 6, 2018 - 9:40am
December 5, 2018
Port: Governor Burgum’s first real budget might be the most fiscally conservative spending plan North Dakota has seen in two decades
Although he was elected to office in the 2016 election cycle, and headed up the executive branch during the 2017 legislative session, the budget...
December 5, 2018 - 5:43pm
Port: Any reform to North Dakota speeding fines should avoid move toward policing for profit
If there were no risk of death, injury, or property damage on our roads we’d have no need for speeding fines. Unfortunately, that risk exists,...
December 5, 2018 - 10:33am
December 4, 2018
Lost Italian: DIY and impress with Aunt Margie's Murderously Good Hot Fudge Sauce
FARGO -- If you’re still in need of some last-minute holiday gift ideas, especially for host or hostess and teacher gifts, then this week’s...
December 4, 2018 - 12:23pm