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Grand Forks Herald
October 9, 2016
Burgum: Trump comments 'unacceptable'
Doug Burgum, the Republican candidate for North Dakota governor, criticized sexually aggressive remarks made by his party's presidential nominee Donald Trump that surfaced over the weekend. "These comments are offensive, wrong and unacceptable," Burgum said in a two-sentence statement...
October 9, 2016 - 5:33pm
While presidential candidates push against trade agreement, some ND officials praise free trade
Carl Hoverson sees opportunities in a major trade deal between the U.S. and a group of Pacific Rim countries. As the owner of a potato growing...
October 9, 2016 - 11:00am
October 7, 2016
UND students explain their presidential choices: Disappointed, undecided
Plenty of millennials joke about the upcoming election as if it's happening at a distance, one UND student said, but that humor is punctured...
October 7, 2016 - 10:16pm
October 1, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Could broadband force rural exodus?
ST. PAUL—A new study raises the question about whether rural communities actually grow because of broadband. "It may not be having the...
October 1, 2016 - 6:47am
September 30, 2016
Trump deepens attack on former Miss Universe, Clinton calls him "unhinged"
WASHINGTON — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump deepened his attacks on a former beauty queen Alicia Machado on Friday, Sept....
September 30, 2016 - 12:07pm
September 27, 2016
U.S. House candidate finds name recognition challenge in House race
Dave Hughes, the Karlstad, Minn., Republican facing longtime Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson in November's election, said Tuesday his...
September 27, 2016 - 6:12pm
September 26, 2016
University of Minnesota Crookston students weigh in on presidential debate
CROOKSTON — As presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stood at their podiums, a group of University of Minnesota Crookston...
September 26, 2016 - 9:50pm
Attorney: Closed meeting was against the law
A gathering of North Valley Arts Council leaders was held in apparent violation of North Dakota open meeting laws. The meeting was held Friday...
September 26, 2016 - 8:02pm
September 24, 2016
Bill promoting tourism in Native American communities on president's desk
A bill meant to promote tourism in Native American communities is on President Barack Obama's desk. The Native American Tourism and Improving Visitor Experience Act, NATIVE Act for short, moved to Obama's desk last week and is awaiting his signature to become law. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp,...
September 24, 2016 - 6:00am
September 20, 2016
Grand Forks County Commission approves 2017 budget
Grand Forks County has a finalized budget for 2017. Members of the Grand Forks County Commission approved the final version of the budget, which...
September 20, 2016 - 7:41pm
September 19, 2016
Voter affidavits will be an option at election, state agency says
The North Dakota Secretary of State's Office plans to offer affidavits to voters who don't bring a valid identification to the polls in November,...
September 19, 2016 - 6:01pm
September 14, 2016
Heitkamp: Ball in Army Corps’ court on pipeline dispute
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said Wednesday she wants to know more about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ plans after major developments in...
September 14, 2016 - 8:33pm
Burgum: Feds changed the rules with pipeline decision
Doug Burgum, the Republican candidate for North Dakota governor, criticized last week’s decision from three federal agencies to halt construction...
September 14, 2016 - 8:29pm
Trump 'could lose a few pounds,' but otherwise healthy
Donald Trump knows he could stand to lose a few pounds but otherwise is in great health, campaign adviser Sarah Huckabee Sanders told MSNBC on...
September 14, 2016 - 5:15pm
Doctor says Democratic presidential candidate Clinton's overall health is good
Hillary Clinton is healthy and fit to serve as president, her doctor said in a letter on the U.S. Democratic candidate's medical condition provided...
September 14, 2016 - 5:12pm