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Be careful about raising cigarette tax

March 21, 2016 Almost nobody wants to raise taxes. more »»

EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK: Fun with headlines

March 20, 2016 Just a few weeks ago, I received a voice message from a reader who was irate about the headline assigned to a story in the newspaper. more »»

Plenty of blame to go around

March 20, 2016 Start building a new home on a tract of marshy land, and the U.S. more »»

Demand more of VA scandal

March 19, 2016 It has been two years since a whistleblower revealed military veterans were being forced by the Phoenix veterans hospital to wait months for health care they needed. Some died while they waited. more »»

Why did it occur in the first place?

March 18, 2016 It was all a mistake, the Navy told U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif. There is no shortage of rifles for Navy SEAL. more »»

Burglaries cost the entire community

March 17, 2016 Violent crime and drugs might garner more attention but the rash of burglaries in Minot in recent weeks affects many people and is a compounding nuisance even in the best of circumstances. more »»

Another reason to scrap Obamacare

March 16, 2016 President Barack Obama is a master at diverting attention from his administration’s failures, and the White House was at it again this week. A goal of having 9. more »»

Community should take pride in Scouts

March 15, 2016 Whether it’s Girl Scouts and their iconic cookies, Boy Scouts selling popcorn and beef jerky, or the pageantry of new Eagle Scouts, images abound around town that demonstrate scouting is strong in... more »»

The iPhone – Public Enemy No. 1?

March 15, 2016 In this corner: the FBI, which says that all high-tech company Apple cares about is protecting its mega-profits and not the nation’s securit. more »»

Shame, shame, shame

March 15, 2016 WASHINGTON — As Donald Trump continues to surge forward as the most-likely Republican nominee, perfectly sane people are beginning to wonder: “Was there something we missed? Maybe he’s not really s... more »»

Nancy with the laughing face

March 15, 2016 Why does it take death to bring us together? Why not life? Watching Nancy Reagan’s funeral on television, the front-row tableau was a picture of unity, in form, if not in substance. There was Gov. more »»

Tobacco sweeps show merchants playing by the rules

March 14, 2016 The Minot Police Department and area merchants are to be congratulated on the progress they’ve made in curbing the sale of tobacco to minors. more »»

Under the thumb of federal government

March 13, 2016 People in small and mid-size cities and towns, and rural people aren’t usually as familiar with living under constant government supervision as those people who live in large urban centers back eas. more »»

EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK: Fact and Opinion

March 13, 2016 In the months ahead, I will be discussing a number of widely held beliefs about newspaper in general, some of which might be shocking – and some of which might just reinforce what many already thin. more »»

New fire station, better services

March 12, 2016 The only thing prettier than a shiny red fire truck is a brand new fire station. Pardon the slight exaggeration, but it was darn nice to see the new $. more »»

Nancy Reagan a was critical part in presidency

March 11, 2016 During the first half of the nation’s history, wives of our presidents received little public credit or even notice for their behind-the-scenes involvement in public affair. more »»

Eisenhower’s premonitions became reality

March 10, 2016 Were he alive today, former President Dwight Eisenhower would be angry about a report this week that some Navy SEALs have to share rifles. more »»

Big shoes to fill

March 9, 2016 Taking just a little of the shine off of the opening of the new terminal at Minot’s airport is the announcement that Andrew Solsvig, the airport’s director for the past six and a half years, is... more »»

Inside Dem party say Clinton is the nom

March 7, 2016 Democrat Party leaders have enjoyed the Republican Party’s presidential nominating chaos simply because it empowers the candidate they already have decreed will represent them — Hillary Clinton. more »»

Clear choice on drug treatment

March 6, 2016 Shhh, don’t tell anyone, but Minot has a problem with drugs and drug abuse. Just like every city in the country has a problem with drugs and drug abuse. more »»



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