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Witnesses and residents recount Superior refinery explosion
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
East Grand Forks School Board launches strategic plan
Combating fake news: Panel of Fargo media experts discuss the landscape of today's media
Senate debates voluminous budget bill that includes little spending
crime and courts
Pottery center showcases creativity in clay
Out and about: A look back on the boom
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Why surgeons amputated a 7-year-old's leg and reattached it the wrong way
Tell us what makes your mom the best
Marilyn Hagerty: Elephants, tigers and clowns, oh my!
Minn. man believes old batteries used in foundation robbed him of health, home
Browser's Blackout Bingo
Browns get QB, Giants select RB Barkley to open NFL draft
Thursday's local scoreboard
Thursday's local clipboard
Central, Red River play to 1-1 tie in girls soccer
Minn. United's Allianz Field will hold big-time matches, commissioner says
Casey Myron Weekley
Raymond L. Wilson
Geralyn Leiran Lunski
Outdoors report: Ice retreating on region's lake
The trout don't know how lucky they are
Doug Leier: A look at the history of paddlefish snagging — and regulations — in North Dakota
Conservation easement protects northwest Minnesota habitat
Josh Andrews sturgeon
On guns: Put money where mouth is
Letter: Nice for veterans to be remembered
Our view: Minnesota should pass service animal law
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp begins biggest campaign of her political life…with a recycled ad from 2012?
Letter: A cancer that is growing, mutating
BJ Maxson for Sheriff
Rep. Josh Boschee
90th Birthday Celebration
April 8, 2018
Friends of faux: Designers embrace fake ﬂowers
When then-first lady Michelle Obama wanted hibiscus garlands for a Korean state dinner, the fresh blossoms proved too fragile to string together....
April 8, 2018 - 10:40am
May 11, 2017
Graduations, fishing trips and Mother's Day
The peonies are up and promising their debut in June. Rhubarb is getting ready for another run. Two fat rabbits are watching on the sidelines...
May 11, 2017 - 3:43pm
April 9, 2017
Perfect plants for apartment-living
FARGO — April showers bring May flowers. But what does apartment-living bring? The beauty of plants is that they can literally add life...
April 9, 2017 - 11:03am
September 30, 2016
Hope Blooms volunteers deliver repurposed flowers
FARGO — After a wedding, most of the bouquets and floral arrangements are tossed in the trash. But Kelly Krenzel has found a way to extend...
September 30, 2016 - 2:34pm
September 23, 2016
Park district flowers will remain until first hard frost
The Herald would like to know what's on your mind. Do you have a question that begs an answer? In a new column, the Herald will seek answers...
September 23, 2016 - 5:45pm
September 16, 2016
GROWING TOGETHER: Fall bulbs bring May flowers
FARGO—Mother Nature is such a tease. On warm, sunny spring days when we see masses of tulips blooming we're enticed to plant while we're...
September 16, 2016 - 4:51pm
June 12, 2016
Garden tour and peony show in Grand Forks
Garden lovers in Grand Forks will have an opportunity to enjoy area gardens and showcase their own flowers this weekend. Grand Forks Horticultural...
June 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 8, 2016
Bergeson Nursery has an 80-year history of passion for plants
FERTILE, Minn. — Joe Bergeson is rooted to the land. He runs Bergeson Nursery, carrying on a tradition started by his grandparents, Melvin...
June 8, 2016 - 9:54pm
May 26, 2016
Park District brings the bloom to Grand Forks streets
The Grand Forks Park District began its annual flower-planting season this week. Park District horticulturist Melissa Grafenauer estimates that...
May 26, 2016 - 6:08pm
May 18, 2016
City in bloom: Flowers back in the East Grand Forks budget
Veronica Maszk is a painter by winter and now something of a gardener by summer. Now she can add flower-planter for East Grand Forks to her resume....
May 18, 2016 - 9:21pm
May 13, 2016
Nursery season in full bloom at East Grand Forks hardware store
They have inventive names likes dreams neon rose petunias, rockapulco rose, red rooster sage, sweet 100 cherry tomatoes and purple fountain ...
May 13, 2016 - 6:30am
April 7, 2016
VIDEO - Flower powered: How garden center plants are prepared
Before the flowers and other pretty plants are put on display they have to be planted and placed in green houses to grow. When you’re dealing...
April 7, 2016 - 3:00pm
February 12, 2016
Effort to aid honey bees, Monarch butterflies gets boost with public-private partnership plan
HURON, S.D. -- A three-year project to help improve habitat for the endangered honey bee and monarch butterfly in a six-state area, including...
February 12, 2016 - 8:45pm
November 30, 2015
How to keep your Poinsettias alive for multiple Christmases
Inside Hafner’s Greenhouse in Park Rapids, a sea of red, pink, salmon, cream and mottled poinsettias blankets the floor, 7,500 plants in all....
November 30, 2015 - 1:30pm
September 5, 2015
ASK YOUR GOVERNMENT: Who takes care of the downtown flowers?
Each week, Herald reporter Charly Haley answers your questions about local government, laws and other local topics.
September 5, 2015 - 7:00am