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From womb to withdrawal: newborn's experience same as adults
Dallas police job applications surge after fatal ambush attacks
Canadian authorities seek to contain oil spill moving down North Saskatchewan River
Fatal crash reported near Thief River Falls
N.D. Dems rebuke Heitkamp for Clinton endorsement
crime and courts
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Bolt targets third sprint sweep to close Olympic chapter
FSC Crickets vs. GGFSC Storm soccer gallery
Love conquers all for Gabbie Douglas
UND FOOTBALL: Fighting Hawks pick up first three 2017 commitments
Planning a backyard wedding perfect for DIY couple
BOOKNOTES: 'Eve of a Hundred Midnights,' 'The Useful Book: 201 Life Skills They Used to Teach in Home Ec and Shop,' 'Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream'
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
life & style
Kathryn "Tootsie" Hedlund
Scott C. Troska
Robert (Bob) J Voigt
John P. Storbakken
Group on northern Minnesota lake rescues young bald eagle tangled in rope
Consider the catfish
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Cuckoos more likely to be heard than seen
Openings remain for Cats Incredible tourney
Nice Fish: Troy Bazey's 26-inch walleye
A Q&A with Mark Kennedy
OUR OPINION: Kennedy's humor, clarity are welcome
LETTER: Grand Forks needs E-85 and bio-diesel outlets
ROB PORT: Wind power is destabilizing our power grid
LETTER: Missing from conventions, and much missed by voters: Civility
50th Wedding Anniversary
June 22, 2015
North Dakota law challenged by airlift bill ‘gouging’
FARGO--Ivan Mitchell was jolted when he received a $54,000 bill for an air ambulance flight last year that transported his wife from Grand Forks to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. The air ambulance service, Valley Med Flight, billed $67,325 for the flight. But because...
News/crime and courts
June 22, 2015 - 6:30am
June 17, 2015
Speed limits go up in Wisconsin, eastern Minnesota
The speed limit on many Wisconsin interstate highways and on Interstate 94 from the I-494/694 split in Woodbury to the Wisconsin border went up to 70 mph from 65 mph Wednesday.
June 17, 2015 - 7:40pm
June 8, 2015
Special Minnesota session more likely as Dayton gives up auditor fight
Minnesota's House speaker today used his strongest language yet that the governor will not get his way on a controversial state auditor provision...
June 8, 2015 - 8:15pm
June 5, 2015
Air ambulance service based in Grand Forks sues to block new ND law
BISMARCK--Valley Med Flight, an air ambulance service with its main base in Grand Forks, is seeking to block a new North Dakota law that it argues illegally regulates prices and will hurt air ambulance operations. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court here,...
June 5, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 1, 2015
Minnesota legislator says ‘revenge porn’ law needs to catch up to technology
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- When it comes to “revenge porn,” the law needs to catch up to technology, a state legislator says. A recent Minnesota...
June 1, 2015 - 5:00am
May 26, 2015
North Dakota Attorney General: Premature to opine on election law
The North Dakota Attorney General says it’s premature to issue an opinion on whether federal campaign contribution laws apply to state candidates.
May 26, 2015 - 10:00pm
May 22, 2015
Man who put semen in woman’s coffee at work sentenced
When John Lind put his semen into a female co-worker’s coffee, it was akin to Vincent van Gogh presenting his severed ear to a woman — a...
News/crime and courts
May 22, 2015 - 9:30pm
May 20, 2015
Anti-tobacco groups eye raising purchasing age to 21 in Minnesota
MOORHEAD, Minn. --Minnesota tobacco control advocates may propose raising the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21 years old. Hawaii,...
May 20, 2015 - 6:30am
April 29, 2015
Governor Dalrymple signs sweeping oil tax changes into law
North Dakota, the second-largest U.S. oil producer, has approved a sweeping reorganization of its oil tax code by cutting the overall rate while...
April 29, 2015 - 5:25pm
April 16, 2015
Almost all fatal crash victims in S.D. so far this year weren’t wearing seat belts
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Department of Public Safety officials are urging drivers to buckle up because so far in 2015 there has been a dramatic increase in the number of motor vehicle fatality victims who were not wearing seat belts. Of the 18 fatalities reported in...
April 16, 2015 - 10:45pm
Dalrymple signs bills expanding conceal-carry areas
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple has signed legislation expanding the areas where someone with a concealed weapons license can legally carry a gun in North Dakota. House Bill 1241 makes it legal for license holders to carry a concealed weapon into political rallies or functions,...
April 16, 2015 - 10:00pm
New human trafficking law heads to governor's desk
BISMARCK--This session's major anti-human trafficking bill is on its way to Gov. Jack Dalrymple's desk. Senate Bill 2107, North Dakota's uniform act on trafficking, clearly defines the crime and puts a focus on helping victims of trafficking rather than prosecuting...
April 16, 2015 - 8:45pm
April 7, 2015
YouTube Kids App Blasted as 'Deceptive' by Consumer Groups
Google's YouTube Kids app, which offers a walled garden of content aimed at the 5-and-under set, is the target of a coalition of consumer groups urging the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the service as a potential violation of rules about advertising to children.
April 7, 2015 - 5:30pm
April 2, 2015
New North Dakota hemp law could help farmers start growing by 2016
RAY, N.D. -- Wayne Hauge says he's "mostly your typical northwest North Dakota farmer." But the Ray producer also is a staunch...
April 2, 2015 - 8:45pm
Arkansas, Indiana approve fixes to acts seen as targeting gays
Lawmakers in the Republican-dominated statehouses of Indiana and Arkansas on Thursday easily approved fixes to religion acts that had met a nationwide...
April 2, 2015 - 4:26pm