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February 13, 2018
Commentary: Emineth says Cramer is in Senate race as he withdraws his candidacy
February 13, 2018 - 11:53am
February 12, 2018
(Special to The Forum)
Commentary: Does North Dakota need a minimum wage hike to $15 per hour?
February 12, 2018 - 11:00am
February 9, 2018
U.S. Senate candidate Gary Emineth speaks at the NDGOPs District 35 convention in Bismarck on January 31, 2018. Photo via Emineth campaign
Commentary: Will North Dakotans care about Gary Emineth’s intemperate social media postings?
February 9, 2018 - 8:08am
February 7, 2018
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp talks about the prospect of temporarily housing refugee children at the Grand Forks Air Force Base during a recent visit to the Grand Forks Herald Editorial Board. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Commentary: Rep. Cramer says Heitkamp's vote against abortion was 'more like North Korea than North Dakota'
February 7, 2018 - 3:28pm
January 17, 2018
Voters at Holy Family Catholic Church in Grand Forks fill out their ballots early Tuesday, June 14, 2016, for the North Dakota primary election. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
January 17, 2018 - 2:28pm
January 15, 2018
Buck Hill is the highest observation point in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Consultants for Meridian Energy Group estimate that a water vapor plume from the Davis Refinery may be visible from this point for about 15 daylight hours per year. Jack Dura / Bismarck Tribune
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
January 15, 2018 - 11:17am
January 12, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, speaks at a convention in San Francisco, April 30. Copyright 2018 New York Times
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
January 10, 2018
Forum News Service file photo of kilowatt-hour usage determines the monthly billing statements to customers of Otter Tail Power Company. Tom Hintgen/For the FOCUS
Commentary: Tax reform bill will probably mean lower utility bills for many North Dakotans
January 10, 2018 - 10:31am
December 8, 2017
Legislators have only a few bills remaining as the 65th North Dakota Legislative Assembly winds down with adjournment expected to be on Thursday, April 27, 2017. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Commentary: Audio: Lawmaker says as many as 50 percent of women who work at Legislature have experienced sexual harassment
December 8, 2017 - 3:15pm
Ben Shapiro, an influential and young conservative pundit, in Salt Lake City, Utah., Sept. 28, 2017.  (Kim Raff/The New York Times)
Commentary: There is no other word for this than censorship
December 8, 2017 - 8:57am
December 5, 2017
Commentary: North Dakota’s Legislature may not be as conservative as you think
December 5, 2017 - 9:17am
November 29, 2017
Geraldine Christensen, left, and BJ Gorder, right, sign petitions to keep the Sioux nickname for the University of North Dakota athletics with Eunice Davidson, of Devils Lake, N.D., and a volunteer from Spirit Lake Tribe on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012, in West Acres Mall in Fargo, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Commentary: Proposals for Legislature’s initiated measure committee include banning out of state money, giving Lawmakers/Governor veto power
November 29, 2017 - 4:01pm
Commentary: Ballot measure aiming to legalize recreational marijuana has some deep flaws
November 29, 2017 - 10:03am
November 7, 2017
Hemp growing in a greenhouse in Wray, Colo., July 31, 2014. Companies selling a number of marijuana-derived dietary supplements were warned by the Food and Drug Administration to stop pitching their products as cures for cancer, a common but unproven claim in the industry, on Oct. 31, 2017. (Matthew Staver/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Commentary: ND medical marijuana program director says expected length of implementation is about average
November 7, 2017 - 3:39pm
October 26, 2017
Commentary: Shocker: After lawmakers shut them down, BreatheND gave employees a massive golden parachute
October 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
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