Effects On Nov. 10, two men plead guilty to killing Karla Yellowbird. Yellowbird was shot during a robbery, and the men are now awaiting sentencing on all three charges, including second-degree murder. Yellowbird’s family is not alone in their…

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The Big Results

Kevin Cramer wins Kevin Cramer won the Senate with 55.4 percent of the vote, becoming North Dakota’s second Republican Senator in Washington. The race was close until last minute scandals, and the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation greatly lowered Heidi Heitkamp’s…

Five leaders from the Fargo-Moorhead community gathered to discuss the cultural growth of the area as well as the differences and similarities between the two cities. The North Dakota State Honors Program sponsored the speaker series, called “What the…

In quintessential North Dakotan fashion, Republicans braced the freshly fallen snow to watch their red state get even redder at the Republican watch party in Fargo Tuesday night. Calvin Benson, a senior at North Dakota State, and Raheem Williams,…

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Polling on Public Opinion

The League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley hosted an event called “Public Opinion Polling” Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 at the Kringen Lodge 25 Sons of Norway. The event was free and open to the public. The…

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Grim Outlook for Soybean Market

Plummeting soybean prices could have long-term economic impacts on North Dakota. As a result of tariffs enacted by the Trump administration, China has greatly reduced soybean imports from the United States. Since North Dakota is one of the largest…

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Political Notes

Sierra Heitkamp Sierra Heitkamp is running for the North Dakota District 21 Senate seat. Heitkamp is a North Dakota State student who is studying economics, politics and agriculture. Heitkamp is a chairwoman for the NDSU and National College Republicans….

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden joined other democrats at the kickoff event for the “Bring it Home, Heidi!” rally that took place Nov. 1 at the Fargo Air Museum. The North Dakota Democratic candidates in attendance included Warren Larson, Dem-NPL…

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To Vote or Not To Vote

The North Dakota Democratic Party held an early voting party at the Turf Thursday, Nov. 1 for those who have voted already. I sat down and asked members of NDSU College Democrats why they think voting is important, why they…

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From Amity to Ambush

The final U.S. Senate race debate between incumbent Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and challenger Congressman Kevin Cramer took place Friday, Oct. 26 at North Dakota State. The debate addressed civility, solutions and sanctions to Saudi Arabia. The two also discussed immigration policies, the Affordable Care…