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MN attorney general says newer, sophisticated scams victimizing Minnesotans
2 Fargo schools ranked among best in ND by U.S. News
Suspect pleads guilty in deadly Twin Cities crime spree
crime and courts
Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
Organizers contend with big crowd for downtown Grand Forks rock show
Fargo pastor unveils dark, family history in new book
Symphony to highlight Brazilian music, with guest conductor-composer, in season-ending concert
Enjoy free, family-friendly activities Saturday at East Grand Forks Greenway
COMMENTARY: Guilt about mother's care needs perspective
Raspberry almond scones a Mother's Day treat
Experts warn of seasonal threat posed by disease-carrying insects
Photo of flame resembling Jesus taken at Fargo church
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
A championship rematch split
Riders, Knights near the top
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Tuesday's local clipboard
Lynx vet Brunson credits vegan diet for her longevity
Keith E. Driscoll
Orville M. Hanson
Catherine Ann (Kay) Sullivan
James Balfour Hoyme, MD
Lilly M. Smolak
This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
Doug Leier: Think safety first when it comes to water recreation
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
Our view: Odds stacked against baseball in Grand Forks
Commentary: Making America Feel Great Again
Viewpoint: UND buildings must be preserved
Letter: Constitution does not need changing
Letter: Glad to see Fargo clinic demolished
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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