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Matching ND Challenge grant to colleges, universities called a ‘resounding success’
Peoples Park skating rink is open
Officers involved in fatal shooting identified
Crime & Accident Report
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Laker gymnasts consistent in victory over Perham
Jackson wins 152-pound championship at Big Bear
Four-goal second period leads Stars over Lakers
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
Grant money available for ag teachers
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 13, 2014
Supreme Court will not hear Arizona abortion law appeal
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Arizona's appeal of a lower-court ruling that declared unconstitutional a state law banning abortions beginning at 20 weeks of fetal gestation, meaning the restrictive measure is struck down. The Arizona law, signed by Republican...
news / government
January 13, 2014 - 1:25pm
July 22, 2013
Judge stops N.D. abortion law from taking effect
BISMARCK -- A federal judge has stopped a strict new North Dakota anti-abortion law from taking effect Aug. 1. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland today ruled the law prohibiting abortions once a heartbeat is detected, which some say is about six weeks, “is clearly an invalid...
news / legislative
July 22, 2013 - 12:29pm
January 31, 2012
Catholics protest mandate to cover birth control
Local Catholic leaders joined a nationwide pushback against a new federal health care mandate this weekend, claiming that forcing insurance plans to cover birth control violates their religious freedom. The requirement, part of the national health care law and issued last week by...
January 31, 2012 - 8:43am
November 17, 2010
Fargo women's clinic abortion doctor won't be charged
The Cass County state's attorney has declined to bring criminal charges against a doctor at the Red River Women's Clinic who performed abortions with a temporarily expired state medical license. Birch Burdick, in a memo sent Tuesday to Fargo police investigators, concluded that ...
November 17, 2010 - 12:59am
October 31, 2010
40 Days for Life ends with prayers
The prayer and fasting vigil in front of Fargo's Red River Women's Clinic, 40 Days for Life, closed Sunday night with a prayer service. More than 100 people showed up for the 7 p.m. prayer service that lasted about 80 minutes. The event started Sept. 22 with anti-abortion protesters...
October 31, 2010 - 10:29pm
February 17, 2009
Majority of Fargo-area representatives support abortion language bill as North Dakota House OKs challenge to Roe v. Wade
BISMARCK - The North Dakota House has voted to declare that human life begins at fertilization, setting up a challenge to Roe v. Wade, the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in the U.S. The vote was 51-41 on House Bill 1572 and now goes to the Senate. The bill...
February 17, 2009 - 6:09pm
North Dakota Catholics mail 30,000 post cards in opposition of Freedom of Choice Act
Catholics in eastern North Dakota mailed more than 30,000 postcards to U.S.
news / religion
February 17, 2009 - 6:07pm
January 26, 2009
Protesting on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Detroit Lakes / news
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
May 7, 2008
Letter: Happy Mother's Day
To me the moment I discovered that I was carrying a developing child, I was filled with awe. Though joyful, I was also concerned because we had lost our first child through miscarriage two years previous to this, so I didn't tell people until I was "showing" at around four months...
May 7, 2008 - 12:00am