Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
US, European officials question Facebook's protection of personal data
The show goes on for the Fritz -- for now
Grand Forks Police Department's 5 most wanted for the week of March 19
Renovations planned at Grand Forks County Courthouse
Ask Us: Bark up the right tree
crime and courts
Eatbeat: Caribou a good spot for longtime breakfast partners
Looking for artists to take on city hall: Granite Falls, Minn., looking to embed artist in city
Fargo woman aims for the stars in the world of quilting
Little Big Town brings big sound to the Ralph
ArtWise show opens next week at Alerus
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
'I'm not afraid': What Stephen Hawking said about God, his atheism and his own death
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
NCAA field lacks some of college hockey's blue bloods
Paul offers to pay Green's fine for skirmish with Timberwolves
Fight breaks out after Minn. high school game
Patriots acquire former Vikings WR Patterson
Harden, Rockets hold off Timberwolves
Jeannette Ste. Marie
New Willie Walleye on tap for Baudette
St. Louis River muskies on the move
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: A tide of birds sweeps through the valley
Brad Dokken: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New North Dakota fishing regulations, Game and Fish clarifies shed antler regulations, Deer feeding ban remains in effect for 16 Minnesota counties etc.
Commentary: Anti-corruption ballot measure activists, flush with out of state money, Looking to hire professional signature collectors
Their view: A high school diploma should mean something
Commentary: For Pelican Rapids, losing McDonald's a blow
Lloyd Omdahl: Addressing immigration with crocodile tears
City leaders: We hear concerns about potholes
April 5, 2015
GET YOUR GEAR ON: BioLite Camp Stove
It's a campstove and cellphone charger in one—how cool is that! The BioLite Camp Stove is essentially a camping stove that you can use...
April 5, 2015 - 7:45am
January 10, 2015
Southwest Minnesota state park suffers numerous setbacks
When the Blue Mounds State Park discovered E. coli bacteria in its well and only water source for the park just before Memorial Day last year,...
January 10, 2015 - 11:00am
January 6, 2015
Plans approved for Elkhorn Ranch gravel pit in the Badlands
A plan to dig a gravel pit on the Elkhorn Ranch in the North Dakota Badlands that once belonged to former President Theodore Roosevelt will move forward. Some fear oil drilling could be next.
January 6, 2015 - 7:53pm
December 21, 2014
Some ice houses are more like mobile mansions with amazing amenities
Jeffrey Bothun grew up ice fishing in portable houses because he liked the mobility the canvas shelters offered. That was before he fished...
December 21, 2014 - 5:00am
August 18, 2014
Minnesota man carves out business niche with custom-built teardrop campers
Mike and Deb Geister have been catching more than a few envious eyes at parks and rest stops with their custom-made teardrop camper trailer.
August 18, 2014 - 9:00am
August 3, 2014
GET YOUR GEAR ON: The Bison Airlighter
We’ve all used those cheapo fire-starting wands that inevitably conk out after just a handful of lights and never seem to work when we really...
August 3, 2014 - 11:15am
Of bogs and blueberries
Blueberries and dragonflies generally don’t come up in the same conversation, but they were prominent topics of discussion during a recent...
August 3, 2014 - 5:45am
July 13, 2014
SAM COOK: Good things happen when you’re in harmony with the land
The sun hasn’t been up long. Only one other person is stirring in camp. I slip a canoe into water, grab my paddle and push away from shore....
July 13, 2014 - 9:00am
Vistabule is a new take on vintage camper trailer
By Dave Orrick St. Paul Pioneer Press Several years ago, a friend told Minneapolis furniture designer Bert Taylor...
July 13, 2014 - 7:00am
July 6, 2014
At Larimore Dam campground, RVs put down roots with patios, pools, landscaping
Although Mark and Joan Anderson have a home in Larimore, N.D., for five months of the year they pack up their house and move about four miles...
July 6, 2014 - 9:15am
June 8, 2014
Glamping: Enjoying the outdoors with all the comforts of home
When Heather Syverson spends a weekend in the woods, she brings a chandelier. The 35-year-old Fargo woman is one of many people who are embracing...
June 8, 2014 - 1:15pm
10 destinations in North Dakota, Minnesota to make that next camping trip
One of the beauties of living in Grand Forks is its proximity to widely contrasting terrain within a few hours’ drive — from the vast expanse...
June 8, 2014 - 9:50am
March 9, 2014
Minnesota-made SlatGrate: Lightweight cookware that fits in a backpack pocket
It’s been a winter all of us are ready to leave in the rear-view mirror, so what better time than now to look at camping gear? Admit it,...
March 9, 2014 - 11:20am
December 8, 2013
Got an outdoors lover on your holiday gift list? Here are 20 ideas to get you started
The beauty of having an outdoors lover on your holiday gift list is the seemingly endless array of products on the market. Whether you're buying...
December 8, 2013 - 8:00am
October 27, 2013
A day on the prairie: A pheasant hunting trip
MCCLUSKY, N.D. -- We had hardly left the truck on this October afternoon when Chance, a 19-month-old Brittany, congealed into a rigid point in...
October 27, 2013 - 4:45am