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MN men face felony charges after shoplifting sunglasses, possessing heroin
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Father dies in ND construction zone crash that killed two of his children
Case Closed: Court roundup for Aug. 25, 2016, Grand Forks County
N.D. governor candidates debate property taxes, mental health, oil taxes
crime and courts
UND ATHLETICS: 18-member committee will address budget shortfall, athletics future
Column: Strike threat real, players fed up with NFL commissioner
Tigers complete sweep of skidding Twins
Former Gophers star faces felony theft charges in home sale
U.S. goalie Hope Solo suspended for 6 months for 'cowards' comment
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
MARILYN HAGERTY: Burgers are a favorite of regular Boardwalk customers
CHEF JESS: Be a pickle pro
Health Matters: Try to avoid high usage of supplements such as omega-3
life & style
Elizabeth O. Alvarado
Darla Mae Carlson
Henry L. May
FISHING REPORT: Walleyes biting in Lake of the Woods, Devils Lake
What would you do to land a big fish? Watch this fly fisherman dive into the water
Shadae Quient catfish
Ethan Loeks walleye
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Is it legal to use drones as a tool for hunting in North Dakota or Minnesota?
OUR OPINION: Find out what happened at Human Services
LETTER: Pipeline protest, road-sign change part of same struggle
LETTER: Pipeline funnels huge volume of dollars to North Dakota
DAVID WILLIAMS: New federal smog rule clouds Grand Forks-area growth
OUR OPINION: UND's 'ombuds' already has taken sides
August 21, 2016
LETTER: Kennedy Bridge desperately needs safe sidewalk
In regard to the recent letter discussing foot and bicycle traffic on the Kennedy Bridge ("Fancy bike path on Grand Forks bridge isn't worth...
August 21, 2016 - 9:15pm
OUR OPINION: Twin Cities project's failure bodes ill for Greater Minnesota
Star Tribune editorials likely don't get much notice from rural Minnesota legislators. Especially Republican rural Minnesota legislators. While...
August 21, 2016 - 9:15pm
LETTER: Thompson School's rep depends on ren(ovation)
When my husband and I moved to Thompson, N.D., we did not have any children; but we knew that if we ever did, we wanted them to go to school...
August 21, 2016 - 1:13pm
Grand Forks School District: Demographics show no class disparity between high schools
Recently, Grand Forks School District Superintendent Larry Nybladh stopped by the Herald to update the editorial board on the district's status....
August 21, 2016 - 1:11pm
OUR OPINION: The myth of Grand Forks low-income students
As mentioned before in this space, one of Grand Forks' greatest strengths is the fact that class divisions are so much more muted than in other...
August 21, 2016 - 1:11pm
August 20, 2016
LETTER: Recent Thompson grad: Vote yes
As a 2016 graduate of Thompson Public School, I'd like to voice my perspective on the proposed school expansion. Some people are upset because of the tax hit that farmers will take on their farmland. Others are upset because their own children already have graduated. There also are...
August 20, 2016 - 12:53am
UND INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE: International Centre's influence spans globe
ISTANBUL, Turkey—In 1995, I graduated summa cum laude from UND with a bachelor's degree in business economics. I was on a full scholarship, and I can never express how deeply I am grateful to UND, especially to its academic and other staff for everything they have done for me....
August 20, 2016 - 12:52am
LETTER: Thompson residents have long supported their school
I have lived in the Thompson area for all of my 52 years, except for the four years when I went to college. My family has lived in the area for more than 140 years, with the sixth generation born just last month. My father graduated from Thompson Public School, and he and my mother...
August 20, 2016 - 12:48am
SHARON REZAC ANDERSEN: UND errs by closing vibrant International Centre
GREEN VALLEY, Ariz.—We lived in Grand Forks for years, raised our family there and became extremely involved in the community and of course UND. I graduated from UND, our three children attended that quality institution, and we now have two granddaughters studying there. Although...
August 20, 2016 - 12:47am
August 19, 2016
Loren Liepold: UND's heritage buildings house campus' soul
GRAND FORKS—As a final act before leaving, UND Interim President Ed Schafer shared a memo with the university community. The memo has all...
August 19, 2016 - 8:00am
LETTER: Bottom line: Put library location to a public vote
The library is being built for the use and convenience of the people of Grand Forks. But by deciding as they did to favor a downtown location...
August 19, 2016 - 7:00am
OUR OPINION: Thompson, N.D., school bond deserves support
If the citywide school-bond vote in Thompson, N.D., fails on Tuesday, Walter Meyer will have identified why. In his letter on this page, Meyer...
August 19, 2016 - 6:00am
LETTER: Many in Thompson can't afford big tax hike
The "Vote Yes" signs are up again on the Thompson (N.D.) School District bond issue. But consider the recent news stories in the Herald: The governor of North Dakota calls a special session of the Legislature to deal with a budget shortfall. UND drops sports programs and cuts courses...
August 19, 2016 - 5:00am
August 17, 2016
School Board president: Thompson, N.D., school project is 'more than just a gym'
THOMPSON, N.D.—"Why do we need a gym?" This is the most often asked question in Thompson since a building project began to be discussed...
August 17, 2016 - 9:44pm
LETTER: Fancy bike path on Grand Forks bridge isn't worth extra expense
I declare, sometimes the Grand Forks City Council reminds me of the movie "Field of Dreams," where Kevin Costner hears voices telling him to build a baseball diamond on his farm and if he does, "they will come" ("Grand Forks council rejects plans for Kennedy Bridge renovations," Page...
August 17, 2016 - 9:42pm