Reader: Many Jobs Riskier Than Being A Police Officer

A reader named Jake Wilson sent me an e-mail today that took issue with my column on slain Fargo police officer Jason Moszer. My thesis was that law-enforcement officers have uniquely dangerous jobs and we, the public, should understand and respect that. Wilson says there are many jobs in North Dakota more risky than being…
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AUDIO: Eyewitness To Standoff In North Fargo

Forum deputy editor Heidi Shaffer lives in the north Fargo neighborhood in which a standoff occurred Wednesday night and Thursday morning. She shared her story on the “Mike McFeely Show” on 970 WDAY. The standoff resulted in the mortal wounding of Fargo police officer Jason Moszer and the death of the shooter.

AUDIO: Ellen Chaffee Unhappy With Lack Of Diversity In North Dakota Higher Ed Leadership

Former Valley City State and Mayville State president Ellen Chaffee joined “The Mike McFeely Show” on Wednesday morning and discussed her unhappiness with the selection process for a new president at UND and with the lack of women in leadership positions in the North Dakota higher education system in general.

There Is No Possible Way I’ll Be Disappointed With My First AC/DC Concert … Because AC/DC Knows What I Want

Considering AC/DC has been blasting¬†out music for 40 years and considering that just last year the band sold more than 2.3 million tickets to its concerts and considering its two previous shows at the Fargodome each drew more than 20,000 fans — I just might be the last middle-aged American male to see Angus, Brian…
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AUDIO: Clay Jenkinson Says N.D. Dem-NPL Party Needs Infusion Of Old Leadership

North Dakota commentator Clay Jenkinson was a guest on my radio show on 970 WDAY earlier this week. We talked about the Super Bowl some. We also talked about the North Dakota Democratic Party and what it needs to do if it wants to return to relevance. Clay had some interesting thoughts, that included having…
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