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Rig movers consolidate, diversify to survive oil slowdown
What's behind widening economic disparities among Minnesota minorities?
Officials plan to add elementary school in 2018 to TrekNorth
Charity jog for Circle of Friends attracts about 200 canines and owners
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GIRLS TENNIS: Roughriders three away from 200 consecutive wins
UND BASEBALL: UND rally falls short
NFL: UND's Will Ratelle signs with Atlanta Falcons
Vikings draft German WR in sixth round
KOLPACK: For the guys left standing without a team, NFL Draft can seem cruel
Making Minnesota memories
Off the Record: New 'Twin Peaks' season will include almost everybody
THE LIST: Muddy Waters Spring Showcase ... 'Cendrillon' at the Empire ... UND Theatre Cabaret Showcase
Step right up - KEM Shrine Circus coming to Grand Forks
AT THE MOVIES: 'Purple Rain,' 'Mother's Day,' 'Keanu,' 'Ratchet and Crank,' 'Eye in the Sky'
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Joan M. Dudgeon
Sylvia O. Schmidt
Gertrude Rosenthal Mandel
William G. Vistad
Angelina Raney Vinje
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye season opens May 14
Owlets, loons and more get care at Minnesota wildlife rehab facility
BRAD DOKKEN: Devils Lake angler Nathan Lafleur releases giant northern pike
Minnesota birding festival set for May near Detroit Lakes
ROB PORT: Burgum has outspent Stenehjem by 514 percent on broadcasting ads
Froma Harrop: Puerto Rican Bonds and the small investor
HEIDI HEITKAMP: North Dakota workers deserve the pensions they earned
OUR OPINION: Too little enforcement of Bakken wastewater rules
THEIR VIEW: Beer removal was irresponsible, retaliatory
70th Wedding Anniversary
50th Wedding Anniversary
Andrew Michael Helt
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,...
News / politics
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,...
News / politics
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...
News / politics
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...
News / politics
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...
opinion / our opinion
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...
opinion / op-ed columns
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