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Doctors strongly urge vaccinations, but some parents vehemently refuse
Man gets 20 years in prison for molesting young child
Minnesota bill would require parents talk with doctor before kids skip vaccinations
Republican Romney will not run for president in 2016
Fatal crash victims identified as Alexander teens
crime and courts
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
GIRLS HOCKEY: Thursday's results
BOYS HOCKEY: Thursday's results
Off the Record Blog: Tremors 5 is another unnecessary sequel
Two youth music organizations hold joint concert
THE LIST: African arts festival ... NDMOA benefit ... Myra Jazz Festival
Local musicians' song peaks at No. 3 on independent country music chart
72-year-old makes her debut performance in ‘Sleeping Beauty’ ballet
life & style
Rev. Lloyd A. Nelson
Kathleen "Kathy" Fuglesten
Bruce A. Gard
Mary Lou Vanderlin
Barry Gene Christianson
Pro-wolf groups seek threatened status
Invasive species program for Minnesota boaters suspended
White Earth land purchase for wildlife habitat rejected
Theodore Roosevelt park’s entry fees to double
OUR OPINION: Common Core, uncommon rancor
Kelly Schmidt: Saving for college merits reward, not punishment
Scott Brener: Focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
LETTER: Pipeline supporters ignore giant brine spill
LETTER: Editorial overlooked obvious flaws in its own argument
60th Wedding Anniversary
Benjamin Thomas Siems
VIRG FOSS: Where the greats play
When you write about sports as I have for more than 40 years, the games take you around the country to many great stadiums, rinks, fields. I've seen pro football at the Polo Grounds in New York. I've covered the Stanley Cup finals in Dallas. I've been to Chicago to watch my favorite...
November 30, 2012 - 10:14pm
KEVIN SCHNEPF: North Dakota women's hoops isn't the big show it used to be
Fargo -- There was a time when people would sit in the rafters to watch North Dakota State and the University of North Dakota play each other in women's basketball. True story. "I remember seeing two young men straddling the beams," former NDSU coach Amy Ruley recalled of a game...
November 30, 2012 - 9:51pm
November 26, 2012
MARILYN HAGERTY: 1912 saw issues with prisoners, TB
Whether Grand Forks should have a new courthouse was a big issue 100 years ago. So was tuberculosis, which was so prevalent that a new sanatorium...
featured columnists / opinion
November 26, 2012 - 10:04pm
November 25, 2012
DOUG LEIER: Late-season refuge hunts
Late-season refuge hunts Here a listing of national wildlife refuges in North Dakota opening Monday to late-season upland bird hunting. Portions of each refuge will be closed to hunting, and hunters should contact refuge headquarters for map leaflets designating closed areas and...
featured columnists / news / outdoors
November 25, 2012 - 5:00am
November 18, 2012
BRAD DOKKEN: 'Dad, I shot a bear!'
Morgan Knable stumbled on more excitement than he bargained for Nov. 11, the last day of deer season in the area he hunts southwest of Bagley, Minn. A 350-pound black bear rousted from its den tends to have that effect. A junior at Clearbrook-Gonvick (Minn.) High School, Knable,...
hunting / outdoors
November 18, 2012 - 12:05am
DOUG LEIER: Game and Fish continues to sample deer for CWD
When I graduated from college nearly two decades ago with a degree in wildlife and fisheries management from North Dakota State University, I'd never heard of chronic wasting disease. I'd also venture to say my classmates in the field of natural resources or conservation law enforcement...
featured columnists / hunting / outdoors / wildlife
November 18, 2012 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
Lake of the Woods muskie angler catches his biggest yet
Halloween is known for its fictional ghouls and goblins, but Keith Ogden got to see a real monster up close and personal Oct.
fishing / outdoors
November 11, 2012 - 12:30am
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Unpredictable redpolls show up early
A big bunch of redpolls -- certainly 40 or more -- showed up at my backyard feeder west of Gilby, N.D., one afternoon last week. I've seen redpolls...
hunting / outdoors
November 11, 2012 - 12:00am
November 4, 2012
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Memories and milestones define deer season
Life is a series of anniversaries, a journey of milestones and memories. For those of us who grew up with the tradition of deer hunting, that's...
hunting / outdoors
November 4, 2012 - 5:15am
April 12, 2012
MARILYN HAGERTY: Teaching Tony and Anderson to play bridge
Dear Shirley, I'm just back from another whirlwind trip to New York City. I was invited back to the Anderson Cooper show. And I had coffee with Tony Bourdain, the famed chef. He has proposed doing a book with me, and I am on cloud nine. You might think I am making this up, Shirley....
entertainment / featured columnists / news
April 12, 2012 - 6:00am
March 8, 2012
MARILYN HAGERTY: When life deals you middle seat, grin and bear it
There is something to be said about a flight to or from Minneapolis-St. Paul airport and Grand Forks: You are not going to end up in a middle...
featured columnists / news
March 8, 2012 - 11:27pm
March 7, 2012
THE EATBEAT: Long-awaited Olive Garden receives warm welcome
After a lengthy wait for Olive Garden to open in Grand Forks, the lines were long in February. The novelty is slowly wearing off, but the steady...
accent / food / life & style / featured columnists
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 20, 2012
RYAN BAKKEN: Snow storm will feel great when it's gone
Early Monday afternoon, snow started tumbling from the sky. Ya-hoo. My delight doesn't come from an urge to make a snowman or ski cross country....
February 20, 2012 - 10:52pm
February 14, 2012
THE EATBEAT: Aggie's Sunshine Cafe quietly marks its first birthday
Now and then, readers tell me about a little restaurant near the Hilton Garden Hotel. I say, "Yes, I know. I wrote about it early last year when...
food / life & style / featured columnists
February 14, 2012 - 8:00pm
November 30, 2011
MARILYN HAGERTY: December arrives with sights, sounds, tastes of Christmas
Dear Shirley, The traffic will be pretty heavy this morning and there may be a bunch of egg shells around the Blue Moose in East Grand Forks....
November 30, 2011 - 10:38pm