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Protesters shut down TransCanada pipeline hearing in Montreal
Amnesty International calls for protest roadblock to be removed
crime and courts
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
Ryder Cup fans, Meet (most of) Team USA
Vikings: No shortage of experience on Mike Zimmer's staff
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
Clement "Clem" C. Nadeau
Edward Rudolph Lizakowski
Edgar Fred Luehring
Tilford W. "Tillie" Schlieve
Nadine A. Pistner
Tony Dorn Jr. elk
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
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
LETTER: UND Sioux nickname fans don't support what real Sioux are fighting for
LETTER: Pipeline news coverage should better reflect protesters' views
OUR OPINION: Approach Legacy Fund with restraint
Watch: Aerial video of Hillsboro tornado damage
50th Wedding Anniversary
April 1, 2016
Republicans announce District 18 Senate candidate
A Grand Forks businessman is seeking the North Dakota Senate seat in District 18. Scott Meyer, who operates Cornerstone Mortgage in Grand Forks,...
April 1, 2016 - 8:51am
March 30, 2016
Republican announces run for North Dakota House in District 18
A second Republican has announced he is running for the North Dakota House from District 18. Allen Beireis, who manages homebuilding company...
March 30, 2016 - 7:04pm
March 29, 2016
Republican enters District 18 race
A Grand Forks real estate appraiser has announced his candidacy for a seat in the North Dakota House for District 18. Steve Vetter is the first candidate so far to come forward for the Republican endorsement for the traditionally Democratic district. According to his announcement,...
March 29, 2016 - 7:00am
February 10, 2016
Democrat Thorson running for District 18 seat
A third candidate has emerged for a state legislative seat in Grand Forks' District 18. Kyle Thorson announced he's seeking the Democratic-NPL Party's endorsement for a House seat. Incumbents Sen. Connie Triplett and Corey Mock, both Democrats, have already announced their candidacies...
February 10, 2016 - 11:41am
January 23, 2016
With district conventions nearing, North Dakota legislative races take shape
As district conventions inch closer, North Dakota legislators' announcements about their political future are starting to trickle out. Perhaps...
January 23, 2016 - 1:53pm
January 21, 2016
Connie Triplett to seek re-election in North Dakota Senate
Democratic Sen. Connie Triplett will seek re-election in North Dakota's District 18, she announced Thursday. Triplett, who was first appointed...
January 21, 2016 - 12:50pm
September 24, 2015
Strinden won't run again in 2016
Rep. Marie Strinden, D-Grand Forks, won't run for another term in the North Dakota Legislature next year, she told the Herald Thursday. Strinden, who represents District 18 alongside Democrats Sen. Connie Triplett and Rep. Eliot Glassheim, was first elected in 2012. She said the...
September 24, 2015 - 6:22pm
April 27, 2015
ND lawmakers making final push to finish legislative session
North Dakota lawmakers are attempting to finish the legislative session Tuesday in order to save three days for a potential special session, staying at the Capitol well into the night Monday. The state's constitution requires at least three days to act on a bill, according to Legislative...
April 27, 2015 - 10:41pm
April 25, 2015
OUR OPINION: Local leaders made good choices last week
Faced with tough but important decisions over the past week, a number of local leaders chose wisely. They include: ▇ UND President Robert...
April 25, 2015 - 7:00am
April 24, 2015
Craig Headland and Jessica Unruh: Triplett's bipartisan effort serves N.D. well
BISMARCK—Last week, the North Dakota House made the hard decision to introduce a delayed bill that would fix the antiquated oil tax structure...
April 24, 2015 - 4:30am
April 17, 2015
North Dakota Senate passes legislator residency bill
The North Dakota Senate passed a resolution Friday that, if approved by voters, would require legislators to live in the districts they represent. Senate Concurrent Resolution 4010 was introduced by legislative leadership from both parties earlier this session.
April 17, 2015 - 4:41pm
Enhanced licenses bill passes N.D. Senate
The North Dakota Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill Tuesday to provide enhanced driver's licenses, a move that proponents said could make...
February 17, 2015 - 7:16pm
January 30, 2015
Bill to split oil and gas industry promotional duties introduced
North Dakota Democratic lawmakers have introduced a bill to separate the state's oil and gas promotional and regulatory duties. The bill states...
January 30, 2015 - 7:57pm
May 9, 2014
Connie Triplett: Is UND planning to strangle the golden goose?
Long-time director of the UND Energy and Environmental Research Center, Gerald Groenewold, currently is on administrative leave with pay, but...
May 9, 2014 - 4:30am
September 8, 2013
CONNIE TRIPLETT: Long view shows progress on property taxes
GRAND FORKS -- In North Dakota, education funding always has been a state and local partnership. But money was tight in the years leading up...
September 8, 2013 - 3:00am