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UPDATE: Fire at California loft party kills at least 9, two dozen missing
Islamic State tells supporters to quit messaging apps for fear of U.S. bombs
Devils Lake man killed in one-vehicle crash
Spike in Yellowstone grizzly deaths tied to conflicts with humans
'So many heartbroken' over Minnesota students' deaths
crime and courts
Travel blog: UND in NYC (updated 10:25 a.m.)
The FCS's version of March Madness on display with the University of San Diego
Five things to know about the University of San Diego
Senior Spotlight: Get to know Bison offensive lineman Zack Johnson
Wild lose third straight, fall to Flames in shootout
Grand Forks woman collects beautiful artwork with inspirational messages for victims of domestic violence
Passion for pottery
'The Story of the World in 100 Species' available at Grand Forks Public library
Marilyn Hagerty: St. Michael's cheery chef mixes 'homemade anything'
'Incarnate' plays in local theaters
Life & Style
Pearl "Pearl" Gilbertson
Carmen L. Nelson
Geraldine "Geri" Machipiness
DNR developing response plan to halt spread of CWD
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
A rundown of winter woodpeckers
A rewarding walk in the woods
Talkin' with Dokken: Do nightcrawlers work for ice fishing?
Letter: Americans, reject Trumpism and its 'false hope'
Letter: Where is critical thinking when we need it most?
Terry Jarrett: Washington can help make coal cleaner
Letter: Why Grand Forks' churches would be missed
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
40th 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