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Victim advocates work to reduce trauma, support rape response
Congressional watchdog visits Grand Forks airport for funding study
A year of generosity
East Grand Forks Senior High ceremony set for Thursday
Obama orders review of 2016 election cyber attacks
crime and courts
Will shots translate to wins for the UND women's hockey team?
Rivalry, not records, matter for now
In December, Stiegelmeier will take dome game even though it's on the road
Minn. Section 8A wrestling preview
Like father, like son
Celebrate the season
'Down Home Christmas'
Holiday events bring joy this week
'Nocturnal Animals,' 'Office Christmas Party' open at local theaters
Marilyn Hagerty: Samosas, chicken kebabs popular at Steer's
Life & Style
Frank F. Kelley
Helen M. Puffe
John "Big John" McDonald Jr.
Lewis M. Solseng
Julie A. LeFever
Lake of the Woods survey yields high walleye catches
Bird treaty marks 100 years
Bird treaty marks 100 years
Canadians debate a national bird
Crookston wildlife manager calls it a career
Port: Kevin Cramer says he’d serve in Trump administration if asked, confirms McConnell meeting
Port: #NoDAPL activists raised at least $11.2 million for protests through 285 different online accounts
Editorial: Keep eye on Grand Forks' water-treatment-plant prize
George Will: Trump's Carrier ploy was repudiation of conservatism
Letter: Left disgraces itself in election's wake
OUR OPINION: Marsy's Law differs in California, Illinois
As Marsy's Law proponents note, two states—California and Illinois—have added Marsy's Law-like amendments to their constitutions....
October 9, 2016 - 3:13am
October 6, 2016
OUR OPINION: Kudos to UND for photo findings
UND President Mark Kennedy and his administration took two praiseworthy actions this week, both of which required good judgment and the courage to hold true to first principles. One action was to refuse to adopt a policy of "zero tolerance" for racist or racially insensitive expression....
October 6, 2016 - 8:34pm
October 5, 2016
OUR OPINION: Pipeline protesters' disruptions drive voters away
Protests play a key role in American history. And when protesters understand that their real mission is persuasion, protests can have spectacular...
October 5, 2016 - 10:27pm
OUR OPINION: DNR faults Fargo for daring to stay dry
Fargo was lucky, back in 2009. The skies stopped pouring rain at a critical hour in the spring. That meant the Red River stayed within its sandbag-raised...
October 5, 2016 - 9:12am
October 4, 2016
OUR OPINION: Public needs facts behind UND photos
On Friday, UND students and others held a Rally Against Racism, a response in part to recent photos that had surfaced on social media. Such rallies...
October 4, 2016 - 12:00pm
October 1, 2016
OUR OPINION: Sales-tax web page worth a visit
The Q&A on the Herald's editorial page today deals with city's proposed sales-tax increase. And deep in the feature's text, there's a web address. It would be easy to miss. For that reason, it's also worth calling attention to. The site is GrandForksGov.com, and if readers would like...
October 1, 2016 - 7:30pm
September 29, 2016
OUR OPINION: Identify costs, benefits of immigration
Fargo has started a debate on refugee immigration that Grand Forks should pay attention to. That's because while more refugees have settled in...
September 29, 2016 - 10:32pm
September 28, 2016
OUR OPINION: Grand Forks commission must let sun shine in
How to get off on the wrong foot with the press: Vote to become a public-arts "supergroup" and powerful public entity in Grand Forks, but do so at a closed gathering that apparently broke North Dakota's open meetings law. But all is not lost for the Public Arts Commission, which voted...
September 28, 2016 - 8:50pm
September 27, 2016
OUR OPINION: Good governance twice over in Grand Forks
You don't have to look at a new dam or a new school to see an example of good governance. You just have to look at a plot of land a few steps...
September 27, 2016 - 10:52pm
September 26, 2016
OUR OPINION: Photos call for action at UND
UND President Mark Kennedy is right to take action in response to the photos that went viral last week. We'd offer two cautions and an encouragement...
September 26, 2016 - 9:31pm
September 25, 2016
OUR OPINION: How Measure 4 would affect low-income smokers
Lots of claims about Measure 4, the proposed tobacco-tax increase, will be raised between now and November. Here's the conclusion of the fact-checking service PolitiFact about one. Claim: Tobacco taxes "disproportionately burden middle and lower-income consumers," a claim made in...
September 25, 2016 - 9:01am
September 22, 2016
OUR OPINION: Boost safety but keep candy at parade
At times, people die in accidents at parades. That's the bad news. The good news is America sees very few such deaths each year, despite an environment...
September 22, 2016 - 11:03pm
September 21, 2016
OUR OPINION: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Some Dakota Access Pipeline protesters say they're motivated by "sacred sites" and other Standing Rock Reservation concerns. But a great many...
September 21, 2016 - 10:49pm
OUR OPINION: Discount the pre-Kennedy survey at UND
At a newspaper, headline writers smartly favor the present tense. "Man bites dog" makes the news seem more immediate. But Tuesday's Herald had...
September 21, 2016 - 8:26am
September 20, 2016
OUR OPINION: Refugee community should welcome FBI
Here's an idea drawn from two news stories. News Story 1, published Sunday in the St. Paul Pioneer Press: "In the wake of Saturday's attack at...
September 20, 2016 - 1:08am