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'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies at 83
'Serial'-style podcast to take deep look at Wetterling investigation
'Ice Road Truckers' star dies in plane crash, was to film crash documentary
WATCH: Boy water skis in a ditch in Minnesota after heavy rain storm
Wisconsin man charged with kidnapping two women
crime and courts
After fighting injuries, former Bison Emanuel fighting for starting linebacker job in San Diego
UND FOOTBALL: Running back Brady Oliveira shaped by family background
Berger gets his turn at center
Sansevere: Chargers like stadium better than new turf
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
life & style
Dolores A. "Dee" Desautel
Archie "Mark" Hartje
Eugene Dean Mecham
Loma L. Rudnik
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
Watch: Aerial video of Hillsboro tornado damage
LETTER: Kudos to police for restraint at disruptive protest
LLOYD OMDAHL: National interests taking over state initiatives
MINNESOTA REPRESENTATIVES: Governor, Senate's zeal for rail throws outstate under bus
North Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
50th Wedding Anniversary
February 25, 2016
Where to watch this year's Oscar-nominated films
If you're wanting to catch up with the Oscar-nominated films before the Academy Awards air at 7:30 p.m. Sunday on ABC, here's a quick rundown...
February 25, 2016 - 8:00am
A look at Oscar odds
Controversy is swirling around the Oscars for the second year in a row, but nothing can be done to correct the critical errors and omissions...
February 25, 2016 - 6:15am
January 21, 2016
CATHERINE KRUMMEY: Major snubs and surprises in this year's Oscar nominees
It comes as no surprise to me that Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith are boycotting this year's Academy Awards. The Oscar nominations have drawn...
January 21, 2016 - 7:50am
March 12, 2015
CATHERINE KRUMMEY: Moore deserves every award she won for 'Still Alice'
Awards season may be over, but several of the Oscar nominees and winners are just starting to become more readily available to those of us who...
March 12, 2015 - 7:30am
March 1, 2015
The Red Carpet: Saving the best for last
While established stars such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Julianne Moore may have faltered a little (or a lot) on this year's Academy Awards red carpet,...
accent/life & style
March 1, 2015 - 12:30pm
February 26, 2015
AWARDS WATCH: Each Best Picture nominee goes home with Oscar
Whether you were moved by the powerful and emotional acceptance speeches from Patricia Arquette, J.K. Simmons, Common and John Legend or dazzled...
February 26, 2015 - 11:00am
February 20, 2015
Live blog the Oscars with us
Join us on Sunday night as we live blog the biggest show of the season, the 87th annual Academy Awards. The commentary will start at 6 p.m.
February 20, 2015 - 6:41pm
January 29, 2015
Where to watch this year's Oscar-nominated films
Not everyone makes it a winter mission to track down all of the awards bait, but if you're like me and do go a little insane with the movie-watching...
January 29, 2015 - 7:00am
January 22, 2015
Oscar nominations spark outrage
This year's awards season is turning out to be one of snubs and surprises, making it more interesting than previous years when everyone knew...
January 22, 2015 - 8:00am
March 5, 2014
Mayville woman wins seat by red carpet at Academy Awards
Leah Braaten Larson’s obsession with the Oscars finally paid off this year. The Mayville, N.D., woman had a front-row seat to the Academy...
March 5, 2014 - 5:00am
February 24, 2013
Affleck's 'Argo' wins best-picture Oscar
LOS ANGELES -- Ben Affleck's "Argo," a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best picture at the Academy Awards. From the White...
February 24, 2013 - 11:13pm
November 11, 2011
He's baaaack: Billy Crystal to host Oscars for 9th time, 1st since 2004
LOS ANGELES -- Eight-time Oscar host Billy Crystal will step back into the toughest job in show business, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts...
November 11, 2011 - 1:02am
February 24, 2011
Bale, Leo have a fighting chance at supporting-actor Oscars
Here are the contenders: - Jeremy Renner, "The Town." Renner followed up his reckless Army bomb defuser in 2009's "The Hurt Locker" with a trigger-happy bank robber in this crime drama from Ben Affleck. Renner again drew fine notices, but his rising star hasn't yet hit the firmament. -...
February 24, 2011 - 9:10pm
And the Oscar goes to ...
Only two of the six major categories, Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor, are considered "settled" as we head into the 83rd Annual Academy...
February 24, 2011 - 8:37pm
March 8, 2010
HERALD ONLINE EXTRA: His effects are special: Joel Harlow creates the unimaginable (April 14, 1991)
EDITOR'S NOTE: Joel Harlow won an Oscar for Best Makeup Sunday night. This is a 1991 Herald article about Harlow.
March 8, 2010 - 4:50pm