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Bags of love: Jamestown boy in third year of his own food drive
Boyfriend’s grandma accused of harboring runaway after missing 13-year-old girl found in West Fargo
Legionnaire of the Year: Art Wanner has a heart for veterans
Heitkamp prioritizes soil health, research
Costs of opioid abuse much higher than previously believed
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Class A football All-State roster
Union prepares for new experience playing Fighting Hawks in Grand Forks
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Donald A. Heiser
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
Christmas Storybook Contest
The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
November 22, 2017
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday I, like most of you, have spent some time reflecting on what I'm thankful for. It's the usual things,...
November 22, 2017 - 8:15am
November 20, 2017
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Over the weekend the New York Post ran an unfortunate profile of #NoDAPL activist Sophia Wilanksy. You’ll remember her as the woman who got...
November 20, 2017 - 12:27pm
November 19, 2017
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
MINOT, N.D. — For years now I've often earned no small amount of criticism and derision for suggesting that victims of sexual harassment and...
November 19, 2017 - 7:00am
November 16, 2017
Commentary: #NoDAPL activist on trial claims there should be no consequences for protecting water
If you needed more evidence for the idea that some factions of the environmental movement are convinced that tactics like violence and vandalism...
November 16, 2017 - 8:29am
November 15, 2017
Commentary: Tweet leads to confusion about whether blogger swiped Governor Doug Burgum’s Main Street initiative domain
UPDATE: Just got this from Burgum spokesman Mike Nowatzki: I saw your post on the Main Street Initiative website. The problem isn’t that the...
November 15, 2017 - 2:47pm
Commentary: ND Highway Patrol says black patrol cars are safer, but that doesn’t make sense
The North Dakota Highway Patrol announced this week that the’d be transitioning their fleet of patrol vehicles from being predominantly white...
November 15, 2017 - 10:29am
Commentary: 'Buy local' is baloney
"Buy local" is a term you probably hear a lot in these days of digital commerce and a global economy. Business groups such as the Chamber of...
November 15, 2017 - 9:40am
November 14, 2017
Commentary: Draft legislation would prohibit AG’s office from providing legal counsel for boards the AG sits on
The State of North Dakota asks a lot from its statewide elected officials. In addition to the duties of their specific elected office, these...
November 14, 2017 - 11:08am
November 10, 2017
Commentary: Republicans must turn their backs on Roy Moore
Late last month I published a print column headlined, “The GOP tent shouldn’t be big enough for a cretin like Roy Moore.” The basis for...
November 10, 2017 - 8:43am
November 8, 2017
Commentary: New task force could consider removing universities from state constitution, Burgum says
I had Governor Doug Burgum on my radio show today to talk about his new task force aimed at possibly reforming the governance structure of the...
November 8, 2017 - 3:43pm
Commentary: ND should reform initiated measures to make them simpler
Legislating at the ballot box is a foolish way to make public policy. That said, there is a widespread fetish in American society for direct...
November 8, 2017 - 7:14am
November 7, 2017
Commentary: ND medical marijuana program director says expected length of implementation is about average
The North Dakota Department of Health is estimating that medical marijuana won’t be available in North Dakota for another 11-13 months. Voters...
November 7, 2017 - 3:39pm
Commentary: The Bismarck Tribune was right to publish the name of officer who invoked Marsy’s Law
Last week I posted about an incident from Bismarck where an officer involved in shooting a member of the public who was allegedly attacking him...
November 7, 2017 - 9:31am
November 6, 2017
Commentary: Remember when North Dakota lawmakers were mocked for allowing concealed carry in churches?
A shooter in Sutherland Springs, Texas, opened fire in a Baptist church over the weekend. As I write this, the count is 26 dead and 20 wounded....
November 6, 2017 - 11:30am
November 4, 2017
Commentary: We were better off before Obamacare
I had a remarkable interview with North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread this past week. During a segment on my radio show, I asked...
November 4, 2017 - 3:43pm