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SOCIAL SECURITY Q & A: Are payments prorated for Social Security?
The first fatality? Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Regional Roundup: Agenda dispute in Ramsey County
Filing period approaching for East Grand Forks mayor, council positions
Canadian federal court can't rule on disputed border road
crime and courts
GGFSC Storm vs. Tri City Ice Photo gallery
RACING: Dobmeier breaks his own sprint record
Phelps hoping Rio swansong hits the right notes
UND FOOTBALL: Fighting Hawks release new jersey option
RIVER CITIES SPEEDWAY: Late model veteran heads to the RCS Hall Of Fame
Summer Performing Arts at Red River debut Mary Poppins
Mike Rosmann: Spanking makes children more defiant, aggressive, study shows
HEALTH MATTERS: One test is not enough to solve health problems
Off the Record: 'Big Trouble in Little China' fun, but not better than 'The Godfather'
MOVIE REVIEW: 'Lights Out'
life & style
Doris Marie Jeffrey
Marvin Henry Johnson
Clara A. Ganyo
Nice Fish: Troy Bazey's 26-inch walleye
Sam Cook: 'Mountain men' learn a lesson going camping at age 12 and 14
Get your gear on: Plano Guide Series Tackle Bags
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Catfish tournament, waterfowl hunting workshop, more
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
Froma Harrop: Cure to some VA waits creates new problems
LETTER: 'Buddy benches' enhance Grand Forks school playgrounds
LETTER: Arbor Park beautifully symbolizes Grand Forks' flood recovery
LETTER: To Herald readers: Valley foster children need you
MARILYN HAGERTY: Outdoor wedding in full swing for summer
50th Wedding Anniversary
January 8, 2014
MARILYN HAGERTY: January wonders include freezing eggs on sidewalks
Dear Shirley, I haven't tried it, but some people around here are saying it has been cold enough to freeze an egg on the sidewalk. Remember...
January 8, 2014 - 10:30pm
JESSICA KARLEY: Warm Seafood Stew and Pepper Jack Bay Biscuits
During our recent cold snap, I found myself looking for ways to keep warm. One of my favorite ways to spend a cold January day is to sip a warm...
January 8, 2014 - 6:00am
January 7, 2014
THE EATBEAT: India Palace offers warm flavors on a wintry day
Grand Forks ought to have an Indian restaurant. You hear that occasionally. And there has in the past been Indian fare here. We found the India...
January 7, 2014 - 11:30pm
"Sunday Morning" with Hagerty to air Sunday
Marilyn Hagerty's appearance on CBS' "Sunday Morning" will be broadcast this coming Sunday after being delayed for several weeks. Correspondent...
January 7, 2014 - 7:15pm
THAT REMINDS ME: 25 years ago: A blizzard for the books
Twenty five years ago today, a blizzard with 15 inches of snow hit Grand Forks. And there was more snow predicted. Flights were canceled. Highways...
January 7, 2014 - 6:00am
January 6, 2014
ANN BAILEY: An epiphany on the meaning of Christmas
Today is Epiphany, a religious holiday in my church. In the tradition of the Catholic Church, to which I belong, Epiphany is observed Jan. 6,...
January 6, 2014 - 5:47am
January 5, 2014
BRANDI JEWETT: A fierce print for a fiercer wuss
The shiny metal object came barreling toward my skin, and I couldn't bear to watch it sink into my flesh. I felt the prick, acknowledged the...
January 5, 2014 - 8:00am
MARILYN HAGERTY: Mother Nature takes dim view of January
It is no secret. January is not the favorite child of Mother Nature. She had 12 children, you know. One each month. And January was the first...
January 5, 2014 - 4:57am
January 4, 2014
DOUG LEIER: Putting an upbeat spin on 2014
Looking ahead to 2014, it's hard not to get excited -- or stay excited -- about the excellent fishing prospects that lie ahead for North Dakota. None...
January 4, 2014 - 10:53pm
COUNTRY SCRIBE: Guatemalan Grandma
A tiny Guatemalan restaurant is my favorite here in Tucson. In the kitchen, Guatemalan Grandma produces delicious food which I chronicled here...
January 4, 2014 - 5:00am
SOCIAL SECURITY Q & A: Savings account may reduce retirement amount
Q: I am considering use of a health savings account plan at work. Using one would reduce my taxes but have a secondary result of lowering my...
January 4, 2014 - 5:00am
VIRG FOSS: The right hire at the right time
I understand enough about baseball to know you can't hit a home run without first swinging the bat. In the world of college sports, it's entirely...
sports/UND football/featured columnists
January 4, 2014 - 12:00am
January 2, 2014
MARILYN HAGERTY: Thoughts flow while eating last of lefse
It's all over now. The last of the Christmas cookies have been reduced to crumbs. The lefse is gone. Only dregs remain of the dips that came...
January 2, 2014 - 6:41pm
INDIEWATCH: Paul Rudd goes dramatic in 'Prince Avalanche'
"Prince Avalanche" (2013) Starring: Paul Rudd, Emile Hirsch Written, directed by: David Gordon Green Time: 1:34 Rating: R for some sexual...
January 2, 2014 - 7:00am
January 1, 2014
MARILYN HAGERTY: Sailing serenely into 2014
Dear Shirley, Unless I had read the lunch menus from Karen Pickett of East Grand Forks Schools, I would not have known this: January comes...
January 1, 2014 - 10:30pm