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Marilyn Hagerty: Spring will come, but in the meantime ...
Regional roundup: Baudette school could use $5 million gift for new arena
Wild Hog race donates $10,000 to youth wellness
Three legislative bills offer tax credit to renters
Exploring the link between mental disorder, traumatic brain injury
crime and courts
MEN'S BASKETBALL: UND 80, Idaho State 69
Shorts, slippers, S Chancellor on field Saturday
Seahawks-Patriots an intriguing chess match
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Friday'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
Bruce A. Gard
Jerome E. Jensen
Wayne L. Fontaine
Mabel M. Pastorek Harazim
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
KORRIE WENZEL: Too many holes in anti-pipeline arguments
LETTER: Unequal pay hurts women and their families, too
LETTER: Protect workers who inquire about pay
LETTER: Did racism move underground?
OUR OPINION: Common Core, uncommon rancor
60th Wedding Anniversary
Benjamin Thomas Siems
crime and courts
November 25, 2014
Authorities seize, euthanize 82 feral, diseased cats from Lankin home
More than 80 cats are dead after authorities found them in a home in Lankin, North Dakota. Authorities rescued 82 cats from Patricia Goodale's house in Lankin last night after receiving a court order to seize all the animals from the home. The court order came from numerous complaints...
November 25, 2014 - 7:27pm
November 24, 2014
Authorities seek info on moose shot near Fosston, Minn.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking information on the illegal killing of a moose shot during the Minnesota deer season on a federal waterfowl production area near Fosston, Minn. In a news release, the service said the moose was shot and left to lie “a few miles”...
outdoors / hunting
November 24, 2014 - 3:26pm
November 18, 2014
Minnesota man who struck, killled biking mom on rural road pleads guilty
LUVERNE, Minn. — The man accused of killing a woman on June 30 when he struck her with his pickup while using a cell phone as she biked down a rural road with her children, entered a guilty plea to felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide Monday in Rock County District...
November 18, 2014 - 9:51pm
Woman turns in 'pimp' after he assaulted her for not making enough money
A 31-year-old man has been arrested for promoting prostitution after a woman at a Williston hotel told police he would assault her when she didn’t make at least $1,000 a night working for him.
November 18, 2014 - 9:39pm
Dorgan, advisory group calls on Congress to honor treaties, give tribes authority to protect children from violence
Former U.S. senator Byron Dorgan and fellow members of an advisory group called on Congress on Tuesday to honor the nation’s treaties with American Indians and give tribes the money and authority they need to protect their children from violence.
November 18, 2014 - 8:45pm
Priest accused of sex abuse returning to Roseau County
A Catholic priest who fled to India eight years ago is facing criminal sexual conduct charges Wednesday in Roseau County court, in what advocates call a rare instance of a county government’s perseverance in prosecuting clergy. The Rev. Joseph Jeyapaul was jailed in Roseau, Minn.,...
November 18, 2014 - 8:24pm
Bemidji man who attempted to kill self and passenger in rollover admits guilt
A Bemidji man who attempted to kill himself and a passenger by rolling his car pleaded guilty last week to felony assault and terroristic threats in Beltrami County District Court.
November 18, 2014 - 8:10pm
November 17, 2014
Crookston jail chief takes job at New Mexico’s largest prison
The executive director at Tri-County Community Corrections in Crookston has resigned. Phill Greer is moving to Albuquerque, N.M., where he will be chief of the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center.
November 17, 2014 - 7:30pm
November 6, 2014
NZ prosecutor drops charge against AC/DC drummer of attempting to procure murder
A New Zealand prosecutor on Friday dropped a charge against AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd that he attempted to procure the murder of two people, but Rudd still faces charges of threatening to kill.
accent / entertainment
November 6, 2014 - 9:25pm
November 5, 2014
In oil baron's divorce, company lawyer plays star role
During the divorce trial of oil baron Harold Hamm and wife Sue Ann, an unusual relationship took shape in the Oklahoma courtroom as the marriage was being dismantled.
news / business
November 5, 2014 - 10:17pm
October 24, 2014
State Court: Judge "abused" discretion in sentencing rapist in brutal EGF attack
The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a district judge in Crookston erred in sentencing to probation the man convicted of brutally raping a woman in East Grand Forks in 2012. In an opinion filed Wednesday, the Supreme Court vacated, or nullified, state District...
news / local
October 24, 2014 - 9:17pm
October 19, 2014
Officials release 911 transcript of shooting incident at Crookston’s Perry Farms
Polk County Sheriff’s Office has released to the Herald the transcript of the 911 call placed from a Crookston area farm where two officers clad in bullet-proof vests were shot — but not wounded — last month.
news / region
October 19, 2014 - 7:00pm
October 18, 2014
Thief River Falls whittling down candidates for vacant police chief position
The city of Thief River Falls is whittling the number of candidates for its vacant police chief position. Thirteen of the original 17 candidates remain in the running, according to a report this past week in the Thief River Falls Times. The application process is currently...
news / region
October 18, 2014 - 3:15pm
October 8, 2014
CVIC plans rally against domestic violence
As part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a Grand Forks victims’ advocacy group is putting on a rally against domestic violence. Community Violence Intervention Center is hosting the rally, which kicks off Thursday with an art reception and food at 4:30 p.m. at the Empire...
news / local
October 8, 2014 - 7:15pm
54 percent of NFL fans say Vikings' Peterson should be able to play again if found not guilty
Only 32 percent of NFL fans in a nationwide survey believe commissioner Roger Goodell should lose his job after his handling of recent domestic violence cases. A new Associated Press-GfK Poll released Wednesday also showed those fans think Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson...
sports / pro sports
October 8, 2014 - 9:56am