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SD man sent to prison for beating, killing man with machete, cinder block
EPA links Texas quakes to oil work, echoing research
'Unlawful' protest over oil pipeline is dangerous, Wrigley says
Thompson school taxpayers vote on $10 million bond for expansion project
Vienna zoo panda twins continuing to 'develop splendidly'
crime and courts
VIEW: Arizona State writes letter applying for NCHC membership
Twins' Santiago undergoing mechanics makeover
Fans welcome 'golden' Lynx players home from Rio
Vikings' Trae Waynes aims to seize the day in Sunday's preseason game
UND ATHLETICS: UND signs $1.425 million deal with Midco
Health Matters: Try to avoid high usage of supplements such as omega-3
BOOKNOTES: 'The Value of the Moon,' 'Slick Water,' 'Maple Syrup'
Drone Racing: Flying for fun in Grand Forks
Author has deep roots in East Grand Forks' Heritage Days
MOVIE LIST: 'War Dogs,' 'Kubo and the Two Strings,' 'Ben-Hur'
life & style
Selma J. 'Selma' Sirek
Vernon Fred Haake
Beatrice Ramona Merkens
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
OUR OPINION: UAS conference, like UAS industry, soars
RON NESS: Protests are impeding pipeline progress, safety
MIKE JACOBS: Pipeline protest shows new dimension in North Dakota politics
McFeely: Klieman’s--and others--friendship with Scott Miller went deeper than words
LETTER: Nothing good will come from annual legislative sessions
August 19, 2016
Grand Forks budget, housing report on City Council agenda
Grand Forks city leaders are expected to hear two major agenda items at a Monday meeting, with both the the mayor's budget and a long-awaited housing report set to appear before members of the City Council. The budget is expected to include proposed utility and property tax rates...
August 19, 2016 - 8:06pm
August 17, 2016
Impact of North Dakota's budget cuts on state jobs unclear
How many state employee positions will remain unfilled and how many staff reductions may occur after a second round of budget cuts was unclear...
August 17, 2016 - 9:16am
August 9, 2016
Grand Forks school district's tax portion set for 5.6 percent bump, per board vote
Grand Forks residents are likely to see a higher tax bill this December—at least, the portion of it that comes from Grand Forks Public...
August 9, 2016 - 2:41pm
August 3, 2016
North Dakota Senate keeps budget cuts in drug addiction treatment, property tax relief and social services
BISMARCK – Senate Democrats made impassioned pleas Wednesday for restoring funds cut from drug addiction treatment, property tax relief and...
August 3, 2016 - 2:27pm
July 26, 2016
East Grand Forks making progress on rebuilding financial reserves
It was another year of rebuilding for East Grand Forks city finances in 2015 as the city works to catch up on expenses and increase its cash...
July 26, 2016 - 8:01pm
July 25, 2016
Grand Forks City Council committee gives nod to sales tax resolution, dives into budget talks
Grand Forks City Council members had a long night of work balancing the city's future checkbook Monday evening, diving into the city's sales...
July 25, 2016 - 9:56pm
June 16, 2016
NDSU to offer early retirement buyouts to fight budget woes
FARGO -- North Dakota State University is seeking employee buyouts, a move to reduce the school’s budget to cope with the state’s sagging...
June 16, 2016 - 12:26pm
June 12, 2016
BRAD DOKKEN: New endowment aids game management at UND
As a hunter, conservationist and retired fisheries and wildlife professor, Erik Fritzell sees a need. And he’s trying to do something about...
June 12, 2016 - 8:30am
June 3, 2016
MAYOR'S DEBATE: How will North Dakota's budget troubles affect Grand Forks?
A mayoral debate, hosted by the Grand Forks Herald at the Empire Arts Center, pitted incumbent Mike Brown against his challenger, City Council...
June 3, 2016 - 9:00am
May 18, 2016
Higher ed budgets on tight deadline in North Dakota
BISMARCK—North Dakota's public colleges and universities are working under a time crunch to complete budgetary and building project requests...
May 18, 2016 - 6:35pm
May 17, 2016
Minnesota lawmakers working on transportation funding
Transportation funding is being discussed at the highest levels of Minnesota government Tuesday, a sign of progress as lawmakers must finish...
May 17, 2016 - 12:40pm
May 16, 2016
Athletic departments at Mayville State and Valley City State don't anticipate cutting any programs
FARGO, N.D.--As opposed to the University of North Dakota and St. Cloud State, the athletic departments for Valley City State and Mayville State...
May 16, 2016 - 5:00am
May 15, 2016
North Dakota state agency leaders look ahead to painful cuts in coming budget
BISMARCK -- North Dakota state agency heads say there will be some pain in crafting 2017-19 budgets, but the exercise will allow state government...
May 15, 2016 - 11:01pm
May 9, 2016
Grand Forks School Board decision on hiring 20 educators today
Growing student enrollment and other factors are behind a push for the Grand Forks School Board to approve hiring up to 20 educators today. The...
May 9, 2016 - 6:00am
May 5, 2016
Rural development could help fill North Dakota funding gaps
BISMARCK -- With cuts to statewide funding, U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development expects its loan program, and those like it, to...
May 5, 2016 - 9:30pm