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Chamber backs proposed GF sales tax increase
Eight men arrested in sex trafficking crackdown in SD
Technology-savvy, $70 million new high school opens in Williston
Olympian Lochte charged by Rio police for making false report
'No good news,' Stenehjem says as ND serious crime up 10 percent in 2015
crime and courts
UND ATHLETICS: 18-member committee will address budget shortfall, athletics future
Column: Strike threat real, players fed up with NFL commissioner
Tigers complete sweep of skidding Twins
Former Gophers star faces felony theft charges in home sale
U.S. goalie Hope Solo suspended for 6 months for 'cowards' comment
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
MARILYN HAGERTY: Burgers are a favorite of regular Boardwalk customers
CHEF JESS: Be a pickle pro
Health Matters: Try to avoid high usage of supplements such as omega-3
BOOKNOTES: 'The Value of the Moon,' 'Slick Water,' 'Maple Syrup'
life & style
Lucille N. Young
Robert J. "Bob" Johnson
Virginia E. Barta
FISHING REPORT: Walleyes biting in Lake of the Woods, Devils Lake
What would you do to land a big fish? Watch this fly fisherman dive into the water
Shadae Quient catfish
Ethan Loeks walleye
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Is it legal to use drones as a tool for hunting in North Dakota or Minnesota?
LETTER: Pipeline protest, road-sign change part of same struggle
LETTER: Pipeline funnels huge volume of dollars to North Dakota
DAVID WILLIAMS: New federal smog rule clouds Grand Forks-area growth
OUR OPINION: UND's 'ombuds' already has taken sides
OUR OPINION: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
August 24, 2016
Grand Forks students record higher 2016 ACT scores than North Dakota average
Grand Forks Public Schools students continue to test well when compared with state and national standards. On average, district students recorded...
23 hours 13 min ago
Minnesota's average ACT scores drop
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's short-lived requirement that all high school students take the ACT college-entrance exam resulted in a dip in the state's...
23 hours 21 min ago
Early enrollment largely steady at Fargo-Moorhead campuses
FARGO—Enrollment appears steady at local college campuses as students return amid signs that a long dip in student numbers could be approaching...
August 24, 2016 - 7:08pm
47th Avenue South reopens near middle school
A section of 47th Avenue South near the intersection of South 20th Street and the north side of South Middle School in Grand Forks reopened...
August 24, 2016 - 5:49pm
Groundbreaking for new Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School held
BENA, Minn.—Eighteen years ago, John Parmeter—a safety compliance officer with the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School—was found unconscious...
August 24, 2016 - 5:24pm
August 23, 2016
Thompson voters turn out in record numbers for $10 million school expansion vote
THOMPSON, N.D.—Voters in Thompson rejected a $10 million school expansion Tuesday by a vote of 642 to 592. While 52 percent were in favor...
August 23, 2016 - 11:26pm
S.D. dual credit program on the rise in high schools
MITCHELL, S.D.—For her first year at Black Hills State University, Lily Hoffman is "ahead of the game." Hoffman, a recent graduate from...
August 23, 2016 - 7:26pm
Labor board says graduate students at private colleges can unionize
Columbia University graduate students who work as research and teaching assistants can form a union, the U.S. labor board ruled on Tuesday, opening...
August 23, 2016 - 1:39pm
August 22, 2016
Chicago Public Schools seeks $1.55 billion credit line
CHICAGO—The cash-strapped Chicago public school system will rely on a $1.55 billion line of credit in fiscal 2017 to boost cash flow, up...
August 22, 2016 - 5:38pm
Wells Fargo to pay $4.1 million to settle charges of illegal student loan practices
A Wells Fargo & Co. unit will pay $4.1 million to settle allegations that it engaged in illegal private student loan servicing practices that...
News/crime and courts
August 22, 2016 - 3:31pm
North Dakota teacher accused of sexual assault resigns
WILLISTON, N.D.—A Williston High School teacher and coach who is facing a criminal charge for sexual misconduct has resigned. Walter Eldridge...
News/crime and courts
August 22, 2016 - 10:28am
Area schools still seeking bus drivers
With the first day of school creeping closer daily, some area schools still face a shortage of key personnel—bus drivers. Thanks to substitutes...
August 22, 2016 - 6:30am
August 21, 2016
New East Grand Forks Superintendent Mike Kolness ready to coach schools to success
Running a school district is a lot like coaching a sports team or teaching in a classroom, says Superintendent Mike Kolness, who officially started...
August 21, 2016 - 7:30am
Meet the new superintendents in the region
Mark Mindt Manvel Public School • Previous position: Administrator in Langdon Area Schools. • What attracted you to the position and the...
August 21, 2016 - 5:30am
August 20, 2016
UND students flood campus for move-in day
When Carlie Sheer first set foot on UND's campus as a freshman, she said she was "beyond nervous." But this year the sophomore from Fisher, Minn.,...
August 20, 2016 - 2:35pm