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DNR begins operation to suck out starry stonewort infestation on Turtle Lake
Facebook's automated trending section posts fake Megyn Kelly story
John Lennon's killer denied parole for 9th time
Vandals spray-paint drug-related messages on Valley City floodwall
Grand Forks gas station sells $100,000 winning ticket
crime and courts
UND FOOTBALL: Expecting a bruising matchup
After fighting injuries, former Bison Emanuel fighting for starting linebacker job in San Diego
UND FOOTBALL: Running back Brady Oliveira shaped by family background
Berger gets his turn at center
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
life & style
Dolores A. "Dee" Desautel
Archie "Mark" Hartje
Eugene Dean Mecham
Loma L. Rudnik
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
Watch: Aerial video of Hillsboro tornado damage
LETTER: Kudos to police for restraint at disruptive protest
LLOYD OMDAHL: National interests taking over state initiatives
MINNESOTA REPRESENTATIVES: Governor, Senate's zeal for rail throws outstate under bus
North Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
50th Wedding Anniversary
January 1, 2016
Mark Dayton wants $100 million for rural Minnesota web access
Jody Reisch lives just a mile outside of the southwestern Minnesota city of Luverne but rented an office in town to do his work. The costly Internet...
January 1, 2016 - 4:30pm
December 30, 2015
Minnesota’s top bonding priority: Fix existing stuff
Don’t expect the Minnesota Legislature to spend a ton of money on glitzy new buildings next year. The leaders of the House and Senate bonding...
December 30, 2015 - 10:15pm
December 26, 2015
LETTER: Cancer research gets budget boost it needs
Cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones know that everyone is just #OneDegree from cancer. Whether it's a friend, family or ourselves directly, the disease impacts every one of us. The good news is that every one of us now has something to celebrate. As part of the end-of-the-year...
December 26, 2015 - 4:00am
December 25, 2015
Helping Hands: Annual Silver Campaign
The Grand Forks Senior Center is hosting its annual Silver Campaign through 4 p.m. Dec. 31. Gladys Amundson will match all gifts up to $25,000. Donations to support older adults can be made online at www.gfseniorcenter.org, by mail or in person at 620 Fourth Ave. S., Grand Forks....
December 25, 2015 - 7:45am
Fargo veteran raises $18,000 to help the homeless
FARGO -- Eric Jungels, a Fargo man who spent nine days sleeping in a tent to raise money to fight homelessness, woke up Christmas Eve to...
December 25, 2015 - 7:00am
December 24, 2015
With membership dwindling, congregation makes decision to sell old church
HINES, Minn.--The Bibles, even, changed hands. For the people who lost the place they prayed, that was about the best arrangement imaginable,...
December 24, 2015 - 7:00am
December 23, 2015
Committee raises $500K required to start work on new ND governor’s residence
BISMARCK – A fundraising committee needed just eight weeks to round up $500,000 in private donations required before construction can start...
December 23, 2015 - 7:50pm
December 22, 2015
Congressional delegation: Don't let squabbling threaten diversion project
FARGO -- Fresh from the passage of a funding bill that could pay for the flood diversion, North Dakota's congressional delegation cautioned Diversion Authority officials Tuesday that the fight isn't even close to over. "We're in a tough competitive environment," said U.S. Sen....
December 22, 2015 - 10:00pm
December 19, 2015
Man camp earns initial approval to move into Coal Country
BEULAH, N.D. -- A man camp between Hazen and Beulah to house workers building a $500 million urea fertilizer plant in the area has preliminary approval. A plan by Civeo Corp. to move unused oil patch units from Dickinson into Coal Country was recommended by the Mercer County Planning...
December 19, 2015 - 9:30pm
Hillsboro school may proceed with sports complex construction
HILLSBORO, N.D.—It appears construction for a proposed Hillsboro School District outdoor sports complex will proceed. Hillsboro School Board will meet Monday to consider the project after bids were opened last week.
December 19, 2015 - 8:30pm
December 18, 2015
Despite oil slump, Dalrymple says budget won’t change much
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple said he expects the final executive budget proposal he submits before leaving office to be in line with past...
December 18, 2015 - 10:30pm
Governor would have called for Minnesota lottery director's resignation
ST. PAUL -- Had the Minnesota State Lottery director not quit Friday, Gov. Mark Dayton said that he would have asked him to leave. Ed Van...
December 18, 2015 - 9:00pm
Congress approves sweeping fiscal package, oil export ban included
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Brushing aside concerns about deepening the budget deficit, U.S. lawmakers approved $1.8 trillion worth of federal spending...
December 18, 2015 - 7:25pm
December 17, 2015
U.S. House backs permanent tax breaks in massive bill
A massive bill that extends billions of dollars in tax assistance to businesses and expands the budget deficit won U.S. House of Representatives...
December 17, 2015 - 7:30pm
Trading places: Fargo man camps outside to raise money for fight against homelessness
FARGO -- Eric Jungels hates the cold. Just hates it. "I'm such a wuss," he confessed Wednesday as he sat indoors wearing a winter coat and...
December 17, 2015 - 6:20am