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Forum sparks spirited exchange on future of school facilities
ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of spring
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
National Guard called out as more than foot of snow buries southern Minn., strands motorists
Monday's local scoreboard
Ex-UMD hockey team captain dies after fall at Chicago airport
Elissa Mae Schue
James F. Fischer, Sr.
Patricia "Patt" Rall
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
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September 17, 2017
Area students named National Merit Scholar semifinalists
Four senior high school students from this area have been selected as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. They are: Kacy...
September 17, 2017 - 10:52am
September 10, 2017
Librarians receive Literacy Award
The Children's Department at the Grand Forks Public Library will receive the annual Literacy Award from the Lake Agassiz Reading Council. The...
September 10, 2017 - 6:55am
September 9, 2017
Degrees of debt: ND campuses affordable, but strive for education that matches investment
College freshmen are now a few weeks into their first year on campus at UND and other North Dakota colleges. On the other end of the spectrum,...
September 9, 2017 - 8:03am
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
September 3, 2017
U.S. Olympian to speak during Sacred Heart's opening day program
Laurie Hernandez, a member of the U.S. Olympic gymnastic team and winner of TV's "Dancing with the Stars," will speak Tuesday at Sacred Heart...
September 3, 2017 - 10:28am
August 28, 2017
$21 million construction project nears completion at EGF Senior High
After nearly 16 months of construction, the $20.6 million building and renovation project at East Grand Forks Senior High School is nearing completion—and...
August 28, 2017 - 6:00am
August 27, 2017
Central High School educators receive 'teacher of the year' honors
Missy Miedema, an English teacher at Grand Forks Central High School, has been named the 2017 Teacher of the Year by the North Dakota Council of Teachers of English. Miedema was selected by members of the NDCTE board to receive the award, which is given annually to a teacher of English...
August 27, 2017 - 6:33am
August 25, 2017
Minn. health officials say measles outbreak is over
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Department of Health officials on Friday declared an end to the largest measles outbreak since 1990. The outbreak of spring and summer 2017 that sickened 79 people, mostly children under 10 years of age, began when the first case was identified April 11. The...
August 25, 2017 - 5:51pm
July 22, 2017
A more outdoorsy classroom could help kids in school
A log-strewn outdoor classroom at UND could provide evidence that a connection to nature can help kids learn in school. UND educational researchers have been gathering data to examine the influence of the University Childhood Learning Center's outdoor classroom, a rugged play area...
July 22, 2017 - 10:00am
July 20, 2017
UMC, UND top ranking of best online colleges
Some of the best distance learning opportunities in higher education might be within arm’s reach at nearby institutions, according to a recent national ranking.
July 20, 2017 - 8:14pm
July 13, 2017
Lake Region College staff knew of former softball coach's 'inappropriate relationship' with student, school says
DEVILS LAKE -- Two Lake Region State College administrators and a volleyball coach face disciplinary action after an investigation found they...
July 13, 2017 - 5:57pm
July 7, 2017
Report recommends limited raises, other solutions to teacher contract impasse
The commission charged with reviewing the impasse in Grand Forks teacher contract negotiations has recommended that the Grand Forks School Board...
July 7, 2017 - 7:46pm
June 27, 2017
Cross-country air race builds aviation interest for new female fliers
Summer road trips are fine and well, but you haven't lived until you've raced across most of America in a light aircraft. A team of UND students...
June 27, 2017 - 7:49pm
June 14, 2017
UND biomedical engineering program gains ground with new programs
Recent UND graduate Joseph Aymond wore a skullcap to be fitted with dry electrodes as he prepared to have his thoughts read and displayed for...
June 14, 2017 - 7:03pm
June 3, 2017
How one Minnesota state program is helping college students graduate with nearly no debt
MOORHEAD, Minn. — In speech after speech, Bernie Sanders called for making college tuition free. His stance on the issue helped draw in...
June 3, 2017 - 2:00pm