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M. Night Shyamalan's 'Split' Dominates U.S. Box Office With $40.2 Million
Israel's Netanyahu to speak with Trump on Sunday
White House says media delegitimizing Trump, says won't 'take it'
Poll: Americans want to rebuild roads, bridges, but not at cost of taxes
One-vehicle rollover in Sherburne County sends two to hospital
crime and courts
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
Wild's Suter celebrates birthday by leading team past red-hot Ducks
Thief River Falls falls to Mahtomedi in Hockey Day Minnesota game
Wisconsin holds off UND 3-2
Jimmies keep on rolling with win over Mayville State
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
HEALTH MATTERS: What's the story with strokes?
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Life & Style
Bernard F. Bayliss
Lloyd O. Lybeck
Larry D. Jackson
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
50th Wedding Anniversary
January 20, 2017
Our opinion: Don't fall for Trump's rant against media
Richard Nixon may be the only president who despised the media as much as President Donald Trump. Nixon kept so-called "enemy lists" of reporters...
January 20, 2017 - 3:27pm
January 19, 2017
Our opinion: Mandated wage hikes aren't good for business
It's a rather depressing time for business in North Dakota. The oil, agriculture and Canadian tourism industries all tanked at once. Now, consider...
January 19, 2017 - 8:29am
January 18, 2017
Our opinion: Interstates safe enough for 80 mph limit
Safety concerns are a natural reaction to speed limit increases. Common sense tells us the higher the speed limit, the more likely a fatal accident...
January 18, 2017 - 11:16am
January 16, 2017
Our opinion: Grand Sky gives hope for a bright 2017
Not long ago, the Grand Sky aviation and technology park was more grand vision than foreseeable reality. As the Herald has reported, the idea first came five or six years ago, when local leaders sat around a boardroom table at the UND Center for Innovation. They talked about building...
January 16, 2017 - 1:12pm
January 13, 2017
Our Opinion: Devils Lake arts center worthy of ‘yes’ vote
Voters in Devils Lake this spring will decide whether to build a new performing-arts center, and in the process may well determine the future...
January 13, 2017 - 6:00am
January 12, 2017
Our Opinion: Concentrate on the big issues at hand
It’s only the first week of the 2017 session of the state Legislature and already lawmakers are spending time on useless, nonproductive arguments...
January 12, 2017 - 6:00am
January 11, 2017
Grand Forks resident should be on state board
Later this year, the terms of two members of the state Board of Higher Education will end, creating a pair of vacancies. At least four residents...
January 11, 2017 - 1:48pm
GF resident should be on state board
Later this year, the terms of two members of the state Board of Higher Education will end, creating a pair of vacancies. At least four residents of Grand Forks have an interest in filling those seats.
January 11, 2017 - 9:01am
January 8, 2017
Editorial: Big laws need bipartisan support
We're not sure what President Barack Obama's legacy will be. But we are sure about what it should be: Presidents should not pass major, once-in-a-generation legislation without bipartisan support. When Massachusetts voters elected Scott Brown to the U.S. Senate in 2010, Obama faced...
January 8, 2017 - 10:13am
January 5, 2017
Editorial: Cramer should back off 'media bias' case
Does "Make America Great Again" mean bringing back the Fairness Doctrine, which for decades required broadcasters to present both sides of hot issues? North Dakota Congressman Kevin Cramer says no. But his actions speak louder than his words, because Cramer's using his position in...
January 5, 2017 - 6:10am
January 4, 2017
Editorial: Grand Forks Mayor Brown should assert himself in 2017
Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown seeks consensus. That's an endearing trait, and Grand Forks voters have welcomed it. In 2016, they re-elected Brown...
January 4, 2017 - 9:55am
January 2, 2017
Editorial: North Dakota's efficiency/access tradeoff hinders Grand Forks
Lloyd Omdahl's column on this page doesn't mention Fargo. But Grand Forks readers ought to see that word when they read between the lines. Omdahl's...
January 2, 2017 - 10:26am
January 1, 2017
Editorial: Grand Forks needs Coaching Boys into Men
He was a recruit: a high-school football star, no doubt, who was considering the University of Minnesota and was on campus to meet the football...
January 1, 2017 - 7:00am
December 30, 2016
Editorial: A great place to raise kids
So why live in the Grand Cities—or for that matter, anywhere else in this flat, frozen, seemingly desolate moonscape? Every Red River Valley...
December 30, 2016 - 6:05am
December 29, 2016
Editorial: Democrats should heed Peterson, not Ellison
The national Democratic Party is looking to the wrong Minnesotan to restore the party to power. North Dakota Democrats should learn from Washington's...
December 29, 2016 - 6:10am