Author Archives: Kevin

Forum editorial: Cut taxes, but what and how?

Don’t tax you, don’t tax me; tax that guy behind the tree.  Bet the farm on this one: The 2015 North Dakota Legislature will cut taxes. If ever there was a guarantee, that’s it. That being said, the sentiment to … Continue reading

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U.S. and Allies Hit ISIS Targets in Syria

Will Obama lose his peace prize for this?  WASHINGTON — The United States and allies launched airstrikes against Sunni militants in Syria early Tuesday, unleashing a torrent of cruise missiles and precision-guided bombs from the air and sea on the … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton, Saul Alinsky correspondence

Gee, what a surprise.  Previously unpublished correspondence between Hillary Clinton and the late left-wing organizer Saul Alinsky reveal new details about her relationship with the controversial Chicago activist and shed light on her early ideological development.Clinton met with Alinsky several … Continue reading

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Letter: Cramer calls attention to half-baked ‘war on potatoes’

Lisa likes tater puns.  Letter: Cramer calls attention to half-baked ‘war on potatoes’ By Lisa A. Johnson from Grand Forks After watching a recent YouTube video from Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., I felt compelled to take a moment and write … Continue reading

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Woman to receive 50th Habitat house

This won’t end well.  Inside the second-floor hotel room, Cashondra Fenroy’s 4-year-old twins run circles with their 5-year-old brother. Their mouths are stained blue from cotton candy, and they giggle nonstop, eventually carrying around their cat, Tigerlily. Fenroy’s three oldest … Continue reading

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Moorhead man accused of stalking

It’s probably this nut.  MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man is accused of stalking his former manager at Microsoft’s call center in Fargo after she let him go from his job. Jon Christopher Abel, 43, was charged Wednesday in Clay County … Continue reading

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Fargo to study policy on urban chickens

A guy named “Cole Hooey” wants to raise chickens inside city limits.  “If it’s a matter of noise, then I’d like to bring up my neighbor’s Pomeranians,” joked Cole Hooey, who said he and his wife were considering raising chickens … Continue reading

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Letter: Clarifications regarding tax statements

Who is Michael Montplaisir trying to fool? Taxes will rise in retribution for voting down the increased school levy last spring! Letter: Clarifications regarding tax statement meaning By Michael Montplaisir Many of you received notices from the county, school district, … Continue reading

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Steaks are high at Minn. meat raffles

     I don’t share my meat well. If it’s good meat, I keep it all to myself. MARY WIENER, St. Cloud, Minn. JENKINS, Minn. – They sit at a table near the bar, the three farmer’s daughters and their … Continue reading

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Climate change protest planned for Sunday

The usual suspects are hoping to force everyone else to fund their slacker lifestyles.   FARGO – As part of a global effort to urge leaders to take action against climate change, local activists plan to hold a march in Fargo … Continue reading

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