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Grand Forks City Council committee gives nod to sales tax resolution, dives into budget talks
In downtown tall-greenery case, Grand Forks attorney files response to Henry Howe
Bison Turf owner in Fargo aims to rebuild from fire within 30 days
Canada to phase out crude-by-railcars early as shipments drop
Road closed at S. 20th St. and 47th Ave. S.
crime and courts
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Redshirt year is Philly plan for QB Carson Wentz
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Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Bolt targets third sprint sweep to close Olympic chapter
Off the Record: 'Ghostbusters' did not ruin your childhood; it's enjoyable and revitalizes the franchise
North Dakota woman uses food to tell a story on her YouTube cooking channel
Gardening terms for beginners: From head space to wet feet and everything in between
Bill Fortune: What is emotional abuse, and how does it happen to children?
Altru's Weight Management Program helps people, businesses lose weight
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Perry R. Horner
Bruce N. Grengs
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Group on northern Minnesota lake rescues young bald eagle tangled in rope
Consider the catfish: swimming tongues with sensitive noses
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Cuckoos more likely to be heard than seen
Openings remain for Cats Incredible tourney
OUR OPINION: Ban North Dakota cities from poaching each other's firms
MARILYN HAGERTY: Grand Forks' Tom Brosseau returns with new songs
GEORGE WILL: Will pliable Pence amend his convictions?
LLOYD OMDAHL: Reservation 'Marshall Plan' requires tribal reforms
OUR OPINION: Nuisance complaints need Grand Forks' attention
50th Wedding Anniversary
Search suspended for missing Red River swimmer
July 1, 2016
LETTER: First Amendment advocates ignore Second Amendment guarantees
Recently, the Herald published a Fargo Forum editorial that centered on the Orlando shooter, the NRA and gun crime. Apparently, Herald editors did not check facts or proofread the editorial in question. The Orlando shooter was not on a no-fly list. The San Bernardino shooters had...
July 1, 2016 - 11:02pm
June 29, 2016
HEIDI HEITKAMP: A bipartisan compromise to address 'No fly, no buy'
WASHINGTON—It's just common sense: if someone is too dangerous to board an airplane, he or she is too dangerous to buy a gun. But right...
June 29, 2016 - 1:00am
June 21, 2016
Heitkamp supports bill to keep suspected terrorists from buying guns, explosives
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Bipartisan legislation is the only way Congress will be able to pass a law that will keep guns and explosives out of...
June 21, 2016 - 7:07pm
WATCH: Heitkamp to address co-sponsored gun control bill at 12:45 p.m. CST press conference
BISMARCK — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators including North Dakota Democrat Heidi Heitkamp will unveil today, June 21, what Heitkamp called...
June 21, 2016 - 12:27pm
June 12, 2016
North Dakota, Minnesota senators take different stances on federal gun restrictions
After 50 people were killed early Sunday morning in Orlando, Fla., in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, some are calling for stricter...
June 12, 2016 - 6:55pm
January 24, 2016
LETTER: North Dakota candidate: Stop the erosion of Second Amendment rights
President Barack Obama attempted another round of "Common Sense Gun Control" as an answer to gun violence. Expanded laws mean more Americans cannot buy guns. How many Americans are we talking about?
January 24, 2016 - 4:00am
January 10, 2016
ROB PORT: Cramer's right to say Obama's actions inflame the public
MINOT—When President Barack Obama announced executive orders ushering in new enforcement of existing gun control policies, North Dakota...
January 10, 2016 - 7:45am
January 7, 2016
Gun owners grill Obama at town hall, NRA sits it out
President Barack Obama fielded tough questions from gunowners at a televised town hall on Thursday, defending his move to tighten gun rules as...
January 7, 2016 - 9:35pm
January 5, 2016
Grand Forks gun sellers, law enforcement respond to Obama gun control action
For Grand Forks gun shop owner Travis Chiasson, this week's executive action on gun control actually comes as a relief. "I was very, very nervous,"...
News/crime and courts
January 5, 2016 - 6:52pm
Wiping back tears, Obama lays out executive orders for gun control
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Tuesday described new steps his administration will take to tighten gun rules and urged Americans to vote...
January 5, 2016 - 1:32pm
January 4, 2016
Obama tightens gun rules, requires more background checks
WASHINGTON, Jan 4 (Reuters) - The White House unveiled gun control measures on Monday that require more gun sellers to get licenses and more...
January 4, 2016 - 5:56pm
January 1, 2016
Obama's challenge in 2016 campaign year: stay relevant
Advancing gun control, closing the U.S. military prison in Cuba and reforming criminal justice laws are likely to top President Barack Obama's...
January 1, 2016 - 6:15pm
Obama, frustrated by Congress, plans unilateral gun control steps
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama, frustrated by Congress' inaction on gun control, will meet with U.S. Attorney General Loretta...
January 1, 2016 - 5:15pm
December 31, 2015
Obama may expand background checks on gun sales -news reports
U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to announce executive actions expanding background checks on gun sales, media outlets reported on Thursday,...
December 31, 2015 - 5:15pm
December 23, 2015
Cathy Lee: Heitkamp fails North Dakota on closing gun-law loophole
FARGO—The feeling is all too familiar: Another mass shooting. The recent episode in San Bernardino, Calif., killed more victims than any shooting...
December 23, 2015 - 4:45am