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Norwegian ambassador to visit Grand Forks for job-creation seminar
This is how a man facing deportation started a family in central Minnesota
Parkers Prairie mother tracks down family that received son’s heart
7 refugees honored for their contributions to Minnesota
At The Ralph, preparations underway for 'magical' college sports night
crime and courts
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
'Legends of Terror' returns to the Myra Museum
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Health Matters: Aspirin plus blood-thinners not recommended
Marilyn Hagerty: Like to worry? Today's for you
Mariliyn Hagerty: Soup's on
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone has to start somewhere
Marilyn Hagerty: Home for Homecoming
UND-Minnesota: One hot ticket
UND, Minnesota series has gone back and forth in The Ralph
UND vs. Minnesota by the numbers
This won't be the last of UND-Minnesota
Entire classes missed UND-Minnesota experience
Robert "Bob" Zimny
Lorraine C. Ettl
Richard H. "Dickie" Stanislawski
Bear hit in Grand Forks County weighed 300 pounds
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Gerdes Nation marks 50-year tradition
IN THE FIELD
Letter: Cultural schizophrenia regarding our clothing
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Letter: Remove con artists to have real tax reform
Letter: Banning guns won't decrease crime in U.S.
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
October 19, 2017
Not so hot: Summer temps only half-degree above normal
The summer of 2017 likely won't fatten any record books. Only one single-day record was set, and temperatures for the season balanced out close to normal. Jim Kaiser, meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, said Grand Forks hit only a half-degree above normal...
October 19, 2017 - 8:18am
October 14, 2017
Hundreds of youth players to compete in Hoops on Halloween tourney in Crookston
CROOKSTON — Hundreds of young athletes will compete in the ninth annual Hoops on Halloween Basketball Tournament on Oct. 29 in Crookston. The action will be on four different courts throughout town in what has become one of the biggest events for the Crookston Noon Day Lions...
October 14, 2017 - 8:14am
October 8, 2017
Royalty in Rugby: Queen Victoria dress has found a home at the Prairie Village Museum
A ceremonial dress that belonged to Queen Victoria has found a home at the Prairie Village Museum of Rugby, N.D. "The Order of the Garter dress...
October 8, 2017 - 9:36am
September 25, 2017
Focus groups weeks away for Devils Lake downtown initiative
DEVILS LAKE—With the ideas already flowing, consultants and community leaders looking to revitalize downtown Devils Lake say focus groups could be just around the corner.
September 25, 2017 - 8:20am
September 24, 2017
History in stained glass: Community Heritage Wall public art piece tells the story of Badger, Minn.
BADGER, Minn.—Like most stained glass artists, Sherri Kruger started small with plaques, decorative crosses and similar pieces. Now she's...
September 24, 2017 - 8:24am
September 18, 2017
After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—The North Dakota oil boom turned black gold into green for public and private interests over its high-flying run. But...
September 18, 2017 - 6:04am
September 17, 2017
Tot Spot appeals state's decision to deny Hillsboro license
HILLSBORO, N.D.—A Hillsboro day care provider is appealing a move by the state that shut down the facility, but email exchanges indicate...
September 17, 2017 - 9:38am
Mayville-Portland aims to prep whole community for cardiac arrests
MAYVILLE, N.D. — The Mayville-Portland area may be one of the safest places to live after it recently was designated a Cardiac Ready Community. It is one of only four communities in the state to earn the special recognition, meaning it has met the criteria in a community-led...
September 17, 2017 - 8:31am
After the boom: Community finds calm after frantic years
WILLISTON—It was a quiet afternoon in a downtown Williston art store. A passerby might quickly recognize the point of the QuickDraw Art...
September 17, 2017 - 6:03am
September 16, 2017
Hillsboro teen fetches approval for dog park
HILLSBORO, N.D. — Work is moving forward with a plan to convert the city's longtime deer enclosure to an off-the-leash dog park. Hillsboro Park Board President Cody Harstad said grass could be planted as soon as this weekend, and he hoped the new park within Woodland Park would...
September 16, 2017 - 8:52am
'It's my gift to them': Stylists give from the heart when designing hair for memorials, funerals
Lavonne wanted to look her best that day. She was expecting a lot of company, and she wanted her hair to be styled just so—not too curly,...
September 16, 2017 - 8:06am
September 15, 2017
Crookston sees progress with new property maintenance code
CROOKSTON — A new property maintenance code is a little more than 5 months old in Crookston, but City Administrator Shannon Stassen says...
September 15, 2017 - 8:37am
September 13, 2017
It's time to walk and roll in Crookston
CROOKSTON — As many as 100 people are expected to gather, walk and roll Thursday to celebrate the completion of the Fairfax Trail, the final leg of a 3.3-mile bike, skate and pedestrian path that connects the downtown with several neighborhoods and the Veterans Military Memorial...
September 13, 2017 - 10:30am
September 7, 2017
Western forest fires blow haze into region
The smoky haze that's been hanging over the region the past several days has cleared, but there's no guarantee it won't be back. Dan Riddle, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, said forest fires in the Pacific Northwest — specifically in western...
September 7, 2017 - 8:37am
September 5, 2017
Crookston calendar 'chalk'-full of events next weekend
CROOKSTON — Who says water and chalk don't mix? Both will be stars of the show next weekend in Crookston. The second annual Chalk It Up! event and the Community Paddle are expected to draw hundreds to The Downtown Square and the Red Lake River. "There's a lot going on next weekend,"...
September 5, 2017 - 8:29am