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DNA results point to owner of severed fingers found in East Grand Forks
Wall Street slips on healthcare, consumer names; Fed eyed
Grand Forks man, 86, to change plea in child porn case
Labor Department issues new rules on state retirement savings programs
'Doctor Who' actor David Tennant to star in drama 'Bad Samaritan'
crime and courts
UND ATHLETICS: President Mark Kennedy selects budget committee members
Former Gophers star faces felony theft charges in home sale
U.S. goalie Hope Solo suspended for 6 months for 'cowards' comment
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Troubled Gophers wrestling coach is unlikely to keep his job
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
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?
Trail pays tribute to a friend
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
September 6, 2015
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Guidelines for posting signs
Q. Can you tell me where I can buy those large yellow No Hunting signs and share guidelines and instructions for posting them? Legally, do No Hunting signs also indicate No Trespassing, or do I need two sets? (I'm in the process of buying liability insurance for property.) A. You...
September 6, 2015 - 8:15am
September 4, 2015
New partnership hopes to address farmers' concerns on wildlife groups
A new partnership seeks to address the concerns of farmers that politically active wildlife conservation groups may have too much influence when...
September 4, 2015 - 8:00pm
August 27, 2015
State Land Board sets deadline for using funds awarded after 2011 flood, cancels some grants
BISMARCK – The state Land Board set a use-it-or-lose-it deadline Thursday for more than $5 million in grants awarded to cities, counties and other local entities affected by widespread flooding in 2011. “We’re on our fourth construction season, so it’s time...
August 27, 2015 - 11:45pm
DNR avoids court case by signing off on protest wild rice harvest
NISSWA, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources killed a protest action with kindness Thursday, granting a surprise...
August 27, 2015 - 10:20pm
August 12, 2015
East Grand Forks VFW eyes city lot for expansion
East Grand Forks' VFW Post 3817 is looking to add a patio to its downtown building, but first it must convince the city to part with an empty...
August 12, 2015 - 2:22pm
July 17, 2015
NDSU to sell portion of extension center land in Dickinson
It has been a decade since North Dakota State University’s Dickinson Research Extension Center created a long-term vision of land use options...
July 17, 2015 - 5:15am
July 15, 2015
North Dakota Native Americans hint at exiting state oil tax deal
A leading official on a Native American reservation where roughly a third of North Dakota's oil is extracted has voiced his strongest threat...
July 15, 2015 - 4:20pm
July 11, 2015
Flags marking underground pipelines becoming nuisance for landowners
As more and more pipelines criss-cross western North Dakota, flags that mark the underground utilities are becoming more than a nuisance for...
July 11, 2015 - 8:00am
July 9, 2015
Property northwest of Duluth eyed for new veterans cemetery
After years of discussion, plans to construct a state veterans cemetery in northeast Minnesota are slowly moving forward -- with a parcel of state land along U.S. Highway 53 near Pike Lake the preferred site.
July 9, 2015 - 6:30am
July 3, 2015
Company wants to operate 75 turbines just north of Tioga in Oil Patch
Cold winters and an industrial-based economy have forced North Dakota to rely on coal to meet demanding electric needs. But now, its sweeping wind gusts that are attracting turbines.
July 3, 2015 - 8:30pm
July 2, 2015
Tribal non-profit tackles oil regulation
MANDAREE, N.D. – A newly formed commission to regulate oil and gas activity for a segment of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation...
July 2, 2015 - 8:00am
June 30, 2015
Pilot program to settle landowner, pipeline reclamation battles is underway
BISMARCK -- A newly formed pilot program for pipeline reclamation is handling eight complaints since its start eight weeks ago and three more since the beginning of June. The North Dakota Department of Agriculture is overseeing the program, which was passed by lawmakers...
June 30, 2015 - 11:45pm
June 26, 2015
NextEra still searching for potential wind farm location in southwest North Dakota
DICKINSON, N.D. -- The company that withdrew its application to build a $250 million wind farm in eastern Stark County isn't giving up on southwest North Dakota. A spokesperson for Florida-based NextEra Energy Resources said Thursday that it is "looking at multiple...
June 26, 2015 - 10:15pm
June 24, 2015
Federal fracking rule on public land temporarily halted
CASPER, Wyo. -- A federal judge issued a stay Tuesday of a U.S. Bureau of Land Management fracking rule, temporarily halting an Obama administration effort to regulate oil and gas operations on public land nationwide. The BLM rule had been scheduled to go into effect...
June 24, 2015 - 6:00am
June 22, 2015
Potato giant defends company's land stewardship in water permit flap
The patriarch of the biggest potato producer in the world says his company is not the poor environmental steward critics have accused it of being...
June 22, 2015 - 7:00am