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Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
With Grand Forks' sales tax passed, which potholes get fixed?
Drayton drama cast wins first place in theater competition
Josh Duhamel's visit to Grand Forks part of six-figure contract
UND touts gameday updgrades
crime and courts
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
EGF high school, UND present musical theatre productions this weekend
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
All grownups need reminders about younger self
Health Matters: Interventions available for prevent falls
Getting a dog might just save your life
Marilyn Hagerty: Going through the Thanksgiving checklist
Missing: Four cats. Reward: $100,000
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: Busy season for conservation officers, North Dakota hunter shoots massive nontypical whitetail etc.
Fredrick L. Berdal
Carmen (Holter) Nicklin
Marvin A. Swanson
Kinsley Oslund's first deer
Saskatchewan snow goose hunt
Tyler's youth season buck
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Afternoon hunt yields enjoyable meeting in the woods
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letters: Veterans snubbed at UND volleyball game
Viewpoint: Ask lawmakers to stop repeal, replace
Letter: Pay heed to dates for open enrollment
Five Generations of Dziengels
November 15, 2017
Bomb team investigates suspicious bag at Grand Forks Wal-Mart
A Grand Forks Police bomb unit responded to the Wal-Mart in south Grand Forks Wednesday after someone reported a suspicious package there. According...
November 15, 2017 - 3:19pm
November 14, 2017
Global Friends to host 'A Slice of Thanksgiving'
The Global Friends Coalition will host 'A Slice of Thanksgiving' fundraiser from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Sharon Lutheran Church in Grand Forks. Last year, the event raised $4,650 to benefit the Global Friends Coalition, a nonprofit organization that assists refugees in the United States....
November 14, 2017 - 6:44am
November 13, 2017
Capitol Christmas tree to stop in Grand Forks
The Christmas tree that will grace the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol during the holiday season will stop from 9 to 10 a.m. Sunday at Town Square...
November 13, 2017 - 7:17am
November 8, 2017
ND Lottery launches Lotto America on Sunday
BISMARCK -- North Dakota retailers will begin sales of Lotto America tickets starting Sunday, Nov. 12. The North Dakota Lottery’s newest game will launch in 13 states. The first drawing will be Wednesday, Nov. 15. Since there was no grand prize-winner for the final Hot Lotto drawing,...
November 8, 2017 - 3:39pm
November 7, 2017
Grand Forks voters approve sales tax increase by wide margin
Grand Forks voters approved a measure to hike the city’s sales tax rate on Tuesday evening, raising the price of many goods in the city by...
November 7, 2017 - 8:14pm
Tim McGraw, Faith Hill coming to Grand Forks
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are coming to Grand Forks. The country music stars will perform July 10 in Ralph Engelstad Arena as part of a 25-city...
November 7, 2017 - 7:55am
November 6, 2017
Man at Flying J dies of natural causes
Grand Forks Police responded to the Flying J Travel Center about 10 a.m. Sunday after receiving a call that a man had been found deceased in his truck. Sgt. Jay Middleton said a co-worker of the man had discovered the body and called police. No foul play was suspected, and Middleton...
November 6, 2017 - 8:30am
Cheech Marin to talk about Chicano art at UND
Cheech Marin, who gained fame as part of the comedic duo "Cheech and Chong" with Tommy Chong in the '70s and '80s, will speak about his extensive collection of Chicano art and his advocacy of minority artists Thursday in the Hughes Fine Arts Center at UND. The free event is set for...
November 6, 2017 - 7:10am
Show to feature talents of area military personnel and veterans
The artistic and musical talent of area active military personnel and veterans will be on display at the Stars and Stripes Show on Thursday at the Ramada Inn in Grand Forks. Dubbed "a celebration of the arts," the show will feature an art exhibit, musical performances and other entertainment—all...
November 6, 2017 - 6:50am
November 5, 2017
Sales tax, take two
Not long from now, most items in Grand Forks could cost just a sliver more. A Tuesday special election is the end of a long road for local leaders'...
November 5, 2017 - 6:50am
October 28, 2017
Unemployment falls below 2 percent
North Dakota’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate fell below 2 percent, a sign that it is becoming much harder to hire workers than in the past. Job Service North Dakota reported last week the state’s seasonally unadjusted rate for September was 1.9 percent, the lowest it...
October 28, 2017 - 6:22am
October 27, 2017
Response to welfare check forces Red River High into lockdown
Red River High School was put into soft lockdown Friday while Grand Forks Police investigated an incident that sent a man to the hospital. Officers...
October 27, 2017 - 4:14pm
October 25, 2017
Leon Osborne, UND distinguished professor of atmospheric sciences, dies
Leon Osborne, UND Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, has died, according to multiple sources. Osborne, who joined...
October 25, 2017 - 11:49am
October 23, 2017
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
Editor's note: In a time when tiny houses are celebrated over mega-mansions on popular TV shows, the Herald wanted to find out what it's like...
October 23, 2017 - 7:42am
October 16, 2017
Downtown gates alert walkers to train tracks
Grand Forks pedestrians now have an extra layer of protection near the downtown railroad tracks. Small swing gates were installed on the sidewalks about a month and a half ago near the crossings on South Third, Fourth and Fifth streets. City Traffic Engineer Jane Williams said the...
October 16, 2017 - 8:48am