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The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
ND Supreme Court to hear arguments in next DAPL appeals
ND Industrial Commission falls 8 months behind on meeting minutes
Ironton, Minn., man found guilty on child pornography charges
Fostering hope and healing: Local couple shares journey to becoming a forever family
crime and courts
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Grand Cities Children's Choir presents spring concert
Americans waste about a quarter of the food they buy, and the environmental consequences are staggering
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
New living arrangements could keep family close
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
Sunday's local scoreboard
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Brock Boeser named finalist for Calder Trophy
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Joyce E. Schlagel
Craig Lee Littleghost
Robert "Bob" Alan Kaminski, Sr.
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
'Dr. John' left a legacy of giving back to wildlife
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Identify a meadowlark without seeing its breast
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Our view: Governor's travel budget needs boost
Burgum: Celebrate downtown investors
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
BJ Maxson for Sheriff
Rep. Josh Boschee
90th Birthday Celebration
November 8, 2017
Superintendent receives positive evaluation
Superintendent Larry Nybladh received a favorable evaluation Wednesday by members of the Grand Forks School Board committee charged with reviewing...
November 8, 2017 - 7:44pm
November 5, 2017
Thompson teacher named 'Exceptional Educator'
A teacher at Thompson (N.D.) Public School, Kim Weber, has been named the 2017-18 Title 1 Exceptional Educator by the North Dakota Department...
November 5, 2017 - 8:52am
October 31, 2017
Parent upset over Grand Forks schools' no-costume policy
A Grand Forks parent said she was "frustrated" Tuesday when, shortly after dropping her two daughters off at Lake Agassiz Elementary School,...
October 31, 2017 - 7:22pm
October 22, 2017
Older and costlier: Area school boards grapple with aging buildings, equipment
Up and down the Red River Valley, school boards are facing the challenges of maintaining and upgrading aging buildings and the inner workings—mechanical,...
October 22, 2017 - 8:45am
October 11, 2017
Sources of Strength promotes culture of caring in schools
As they strode up to an entrance of Red River High School on Wednesday morning, students were greeted by a half-dozen classmates who offered...
October 11, 2017 - 8:02pm
September 9, 2017
Grand Forks schools superintendent Nybladh to retire
Larry Nybladh, superintendent of Grand Forks Public Schools, is heading into retirement. Nybladh announced his resignation effective June 30, 2018, in a letter to school board members included as part of their agenda packet for a regularly scheduled Monday meeting. In his letter,...
September 9, 2017 - 7:01pm
September 4, 2017
School enrollment up for seventh consecutive year
For the seventh year in a row, the number of students enrolled in Grand Forks public schools has increased. A total of 7,440 students, 88 more...
September 4, 2017 - 9:42am
June 15, 2017
Grand Forks teachers call for raises, respect at impasse hearing
Emotions ran high Thursday, when for more than two hours teachers and community members pleaded their case before the North Dakota Education...
June 15, 2017 - 8:37pm
Letter: What is school district doing with resources?
In the Herald's May 31 article on teacher contract negotiations, some important things were left out of Mr. Carpenter's explanation regarding...
June 15, 2017 - 6:33am
June 14, 2017
Letter: Grand Forks teachers' work deserves good pay
To the editor, I have been reading a lot lately about teacher raises and how there is a budget shortfall. There is a shortfall of over $1 million....
June 14, 2017 - 8:51am
Letter: District must recruit, retain best teachers
To the editor, I am writing in response to the Grand Forks Herald editorial board's opinion in the June 9 edition (Our view: No money? Then...
June 14, 2017 - 7:49am
June 13, 2017
Grand Forks school leaders talk suicide prevention, response
Youth suicide continues to be an issue in Grand Forks, but school counselors say progress is being made and community buy-in is necessary to improve mental health among students and prevent future losses. Counselors and administrators from across Grand Forks Public Schools addressed...
June 13, 2017 - 10:01pm
June 9, 2017
Our view: No money? Then no raises for teachers.
Negotiations between the Grand Forks School District and its teachers have stalled. Money — in this case, a salary increase — is...
June 9, 2017 - 7:12am
May 11, 2017
Open house to honor retiring Ben Franklin principal
An open house to honor Beth Randklev, principal of Ben Franklin Elementary School, for her 40-year career in education is set for 4:30 to 6:30...
May 11, 2017 - 11:28am
May 9, 2017
School district names new principals for next school year
Two new principals have been appointed to head Grand Forks elementary schools, effective with the start of the 2017-18 school year. Leslie Bjelde,...
May 9, 2017 - 7:44pm