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DNA results point to owner of severed fingers found in East Grand Forks
Wall Street slips on healthcare, consumer names; Fed eyed
Grand Forks man, 86, to change plea in child porn case
Labor Department issues new rules on state retirement savings programs
'Doctor Who' actor David Tennant to star in drama 'Bad Samaritan'
crime and courts
UND ATHLETICS: President Mark Kennedy selects budget committee members
Former Gophers star faces felony theft charges in home sale
U.S. goalie Hope Solo suspended for 6 months for 'cowards' comment
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Troubled Gophers wrestling coach is unlikely to keep his job
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
BOOKNOTES: 'The Value of the Moon,' 'Slick Water,' 'Maple Syrup'
life & style
Lucille N. Young
Robert J. "Bob" Johnson
Virginia E. Barta
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?
Trail pays tribute to a friend
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
OUR OPINION: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
July 1, 2016
BRIAN SCHILL: Multiple factors favor downtown as location for library
GRAND FORKS—We want to thank the community for its patience as we tried diligently and in good faith to remove subjective bias and politics...
July 1, 2016 - 11:08pm
June 30, 2016
MAC SCHNEIDER & KENTON ONSTAD: Drunken-sailor lawmaking generates North Dakota's hangover
GRAND FORKS—North Dakota is great state. It's home to great people who work hard and sensibly plan for the future with an eye toward...
June 30, 2016 - 10:39pm
June 29, 2016
MAYOR MIKE BROWN: Immigration helps Grand Forks employers and economy
Note from the author: Grand Forks recently celebrated World Refugee Day. I prepared remarks that I would like to share with the community, and...
June 29, 2016 - 10:36pm
HEIDI HEITKAMP: A bipartisan compromise to address 'No fly, no buy'
WASHINGTON—It's just common sense: if someone is too dangerous to board an airplane, he or she is too dangerous to buy a gun. But right...
June 29, 2016 - 1:00am
June 25, 2016
MARVIN NELSON Q&A: The North Dakota Democrats' alternative
Q. What's your sense of how Republicans approach the problems of North Dakota? A. I think Republicans think at the ALEC level—the American...
June 25, 2016 - 10:56pm
Robert Carey: America takes pride in providing lifeline to refugees
WASHINGTON — You've seen them; you know them. They're soldiers, doctors, restauranteurs, vendors, teachers, custodians, and, yes, taxi...
June 25, 2016 - 2:44pm
June 24, 2016
COLUMN: Doug Burgum's flip-flopping on social issues doesn't impress
GRAFTON, N.D.—North Dakota governor candidate Doug Burgum is the bright, shiny new iPhone that everyone wants, so it's no surprise that...
June 24, 2016 - 7:27am
June 12, 2016
Robert Bryce and Porter Bennett: Fracking's foes want to sap energy abundance
NEW YORK—There's no better — or bigger — illustration of the reversal of America's energy fortunes than the Gaslog Salem, the...
June 12, 2016 - 9:21pm
June 11, 2016
Meet your Grand Forks City Council candidates
On June 1, the Herald hosted a forum for the candidates for Grand Forks City Council. Here is a transcript, edited for clarity and length, of...
June 11, 2016 - 9:08pm
June 10, 2016
Curtis Stofferahn: Evidence is in: Industrialized farming hurts communities
GRAND FORKS—In 2006, I was contracted by the North Dakota attorney general's office to provide expert testimony on the social justification...
June 10, 2016 - 10:20pm
June 9, 2016
John Scott: Choose Measure 1, kick over-regulation to the curb
In 1958, while hauling seed to Devils Lake from Gilby, N.D., I vividly remember the countless farms that dotted the countryside—the farms...
June 9, 2016 - 10:58pm
June 8, 2016
WILLIE NELSON: Measure 1 is about the soul of North Dakota
BISMARCK—Each year in nearly every part of the country, swaths of farmland are turned over as yet another family farm is pushed out by...
June 8, 2016 - 8:53pm
June 7, 2016
STEVE MORRISON: Vote Mayor Brown for smart conservatism
GRAND FORKS—When deciding whether to reelect Michael Brown or install Terry Bjerke as the next mayor of Grand Forks, it pays to take a...
June 7, 2016 - 10:25pm
June 3, 2016
Brown v. Bjerke: The Great Debate
On June 1, the Herald hosted a debate between Grand Forks' two mayoral candidates—incumbent Mayor Mike Brown, and Grand Forks City Council...
June 3, 2016 - 10:03pm
HEIDI HEITKAMP: Restoring ranchers' faith in the cattle markets
WASHINGTON—When more than 50 ranchers take time out of a busy day to talk about high-frequency trading, you know you've got a problem in...
June 3, 2016 - 8:39pm