Minot Daily Newshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5618/Community Columnistsen-usThu, 20 Oct 2016 15:17:06 EDTThu, 20 Oct 2016 15:17:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMeasure 4 tobacco tax is not about moneyhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/638943.htmlMeasure 4 on the November ballot proposing to raise the tobacco tax is not about money. It's about the 1,000 North Dakotans who die every year from the use of tobacco.Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTCrime is a resounding campaign issue in Minothttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/638790.htmlI've had the pleasure of talking to hundreds of Minot residents about important issues during my campaign for House District 40, and I hear the same concern over and over again: crime.Sat, 15 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTLocal 1st Minothttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/638791.htmlSmall business is the foundation of Minot and of all communities throughout the countr.Sat, 15 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTDakota Access review focused on Native American consultationshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/638658.htmlProtests over the Dakota Access Pipeline continue to escalate in North Dakota. Recently, a private security guard was assaulted by a group of approximately 200 protestors storming a construction site.Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTDAPL protest issues thoughts from the insidehttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/638659.htmlThe Dakota Access Pipeline protests have dominated the news and coffee shop talk the past few months in North Dakota. The protests have also likely either directly or indirectly touched nearly everyone in the state.Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDT