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They call Tina Smith the 'velvet hammer.' Here's why.
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
Faculty union sues Minnesota State over unpaid wages
Phone threat from cellphone in Moorhead area forces Benson tournament to end
Man found dead in Maplewood park identified
McFeely: Bison going back home to Frisco for sixth time in last seven years
MEN'S HOCKEY: Hats off for Dickman
UND to face another big, physical national basketball power
Minnesotan's move from wide receiver to cornerback pays off for NDSU
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
EDITORIAL: Dayton didn't hold punches in border dispute
GRAND FORKS — The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol has decided to move forward with plans to reduce hours at two regional ports of entry...
1 hour 38 min ago
December 15, 2017
Five myths about bitcoin
This month, bitcoin, the digital currency launched by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009, hit a record price of $17,428.42 per coin. It got its own futures...
19 hours 36 min ago
Commentary: Heitkamp sends email to constituents retracting misleading tax reform talking point
The saga of the bogus talking point deployed by Senator Heidi Heitkamp’s office as political cover for her vote against tax reform continues...
December 15, 2017 - 8:26am
December 14, 2017
No need to plan kindness this season
Are you done? Have you finished all the hustle and bustle that comes with creating the magic of the season? If so, good for you! (Now can you...
December 14, 2017 - 3:23pm
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - I always assumed it's obvious why farmers, especially in the Upper Midwest, have barns for their livestock. Sometimes it's...
December 14, 2017 - 3:22pm
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp continues to use bogus, retracted talking point about tax reform
In a sign of just how desperate Senator Heidi Heitkamp and her allies are to muddy the waters around her vote against tax reform, she is continuing...
December 14, 2017 - 11:07am
December 13, 2017
Children remind us to breathe despite worry
Rosalee Gene came into this world quickly on Friday, Dec. 1, at 9:14 am. Before she was born we hadn't decided on a name, so we agreed we would...
December 13, 2017 - 1:53pm
Wine options for your holiday meal
There are no rules for food and wine enjoyment at Christmas. As families evolve, so do their traditions: turkey or ham as the centerpiece, with...
December 13, 2017 - 9:22am
Commentary: Heitkamp should apologize for tax reform tweet
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp has been spreading false information about Republican-backed efforts to reform the tax bill — information that was...
December 13, 2017 - 7:45am
December 12, 2017
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
Roy Moore rode to the polls on the American myth. Specifically, he was astride a brown and white horse. The Republican candidate for U.S. Senate...
December 12, 2017 - 5:38pm
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
“Among the nearly 22 million public comments about net neutrality filed with the Federal Communications Commission in recent months, only 6%...
December 12, 2017 - 11:50am
Commentary: Netflix's 'creepy' tweet reminds us all how closely it's watching us
Netflix sent out a tweet Sunday that roasted a subset of its most devoted users over an open fire: those who are obsessively watching its heavily...
December 12, 2017 - 9:19am
December 11, 2017
Weary of the internet, I went back to mail. 108 letters later, here's what I learned.
Cleaning out my cluttered house as my 70th birthday approached, I came across hundreds of old letters that my family accumulated over decades....
December 11, 2017 - 2:46pm
Activist had big impact on ND
The obituary said, "Richard was involved in conservation issues throughout his life," and it listed examples of his activities: biologist at...
December 11, 2017 - 11:37am
How to save a life - it's easier than you realize
As a doctor, I've had the honor of helping to save a few lives. Some have been trauma cases in the ER, a few have been long-term saves in the...
December 11, 2017 - 7:59am