Mike McFeely is a columnist for The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. He began working for The Forum in the 1980s while he was a student studying journalism at Minnesota State University Moorhead. He's been with The Forum full time since 1990, minus a six-year hiatus when he hosted a local radio talk-show.

You can reach Mike via email at mmcfeely@forumcomm.com.

While many states like neighboring Minnesota and South Dakota assume private land is off-limits, North Dakota has a long tradition of open access. It's been a contentious point for farmers and ranchers for at least the last three decades as more waterfowl, pheasant and deer hunters have descended on rural North Dakota each fall
Longtime Congressman's defeat was stunning not because Peterson lost, but because of the margin.
Stretching from Fergus Falls to Warroad, trail was the first in state and second in the United States.
Despite President Trump's high personal approval ratings in the state, his ag policy doesn't enjoy the same support.
FARGO, N.D. -- In keeping with the spirit of the 2017 session, North Dakota legislators shot dead an initiated measure passed by a massive majority of voters and then ran it over with their cars, just for kicks. This is the Legislature's way of t...