Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
Felon accused of voting illegally in Minnesota
Chief Justice Roberts says U.S. Supreme Court at its worst when influenced by politics
With 'Horseface,' Trump initiates another personal attack on a female adversary
Trump appears to make room for Saudis to deny involvement in Khashoggi disappearance
Teen on four-wheeler hits car in Pembina County
crime and courts
Prairie Public adjusts to budget cuts, changing media landscape
Steve Martin, Martin Short coming to stateline amphitheater
North Dakota nature photographer Pat Gerlach dies
Story of North Dakota man who stripped naked in church holy water appears on 'Saturday Night Live'
UND Police partner with singer to hand out concert tickets
Woman who received 'dream home' during cancer treatment dies
Marilyn Hagerty: Snowbirds and Sacramento State
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry are expecting, says Kensington Palace
Running to inspire: North Dakota man logging 5K a day, for a year
Starting over is a lifestyle
Dodgers even NLCS with 13-inning win over Brewers
WATCH: UND breaksdown how to replace linebacker Tanner Palmborg
Tuesday's local sports clipboard
Staal, Granlund score to lead Wild past scuffling Coyotes
Despite all their drama, Timberwolves believe they can be good
Fyllis H. Burthold
DeAnn M. Lian
James Balfour Hoyme, MD
Lois (Remboldt) Schaffer
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Uncertainty continues to surround North Dakota's bighorn sheep population
Antlerless whitetail tags remain in 3 southwest North Dakota hunting units
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
Joe Stauss Rainy River walleye
Minnesota youth deer season set for Thursday through Sunday
Commentary: Women say Heitkamp campaign identified them as sexual assault survivors without their permission
Mike Jacobs: Remarkable moment for higher ed
Letter: Sexual violence must remain unacceptable
Letter: Do people realize our kids are watching?
Commentary: Tribal governments should take some blame over the voter ID issue
Submit a Political Letter
Mary Ann Cieklinski
November 10, 2017
Mikey Hoeven: This month, reduce lung cancer risk
By Mikey Hoeven Smoking is the leading cause of lung cancer, but fewer Americans are smoking and lung cancer rates are declining. Still, the...
November 10, 2017 - 8:05am
November 9, 2017
Al Franken: Honoring the commitment to veterans
By Al Franken On a recent Saturday, I had the opportunity to meet several veterans from northern Minnesota as they arrived in Washington, D.C....
November 9, 2017 - 6:04am
November 8, 2017
Our view: Take away online sellers' tax advantage
Herald editorial board The irony is thick. The same day Kmart announced another round of closings nationwide — including in Thief River Falls — a group of state attorneys general signed on to support an initiative to collect taxes from out-of-state internet retailers....
November 8, 2017 - 12:56pm
November 7, 2017
Their view: Photos reinforce need to respond to North Korea
The Washington Post Satellite photography has become an invaluable tool in the cause of human rights. David Hawk and Amanda Mortwedt Oh of the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea used it to prepare a report providing unsettling details about a parallel set of prison camps in...
November 7, 2017 - 6:27am
Their view: Leave no question about support for vets
Duluth News Tribune At first, we called the holiday Armistice Day. This was in 1919, when President Woodrow Wilson decided to mark the end of fighting in World War I and the armistice the year before on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. There were to be parades and...
November 7, 2017 - 6:25am
November 6, 2017
Our view: Kudos to Franken for Facebook questions
Herald editorial board Kudos to Sen. Al Franken for serving as a worthy interrogator on the Senate Judiciary Committee. The latest was during...
November 6, 2017 - 6:53am
November 4, 2017
Their view: A solid choice for Fed chair
The Washington Post President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Jerome Powell to chair the Federal Reserve. Second only to Supreme Court nominations, selecting who will lead the Fed may be the most important appointment a president makes. Though we would have preferred to see current...
November 4, 2017 - 7:02am
Michael Brown: Paving the way for better Grand Forks
By Michael Brown I am proud to call Grand Forks home. Our city is a great place to visit, live, work and raise a family. Yet, I know we can do...
November 4, 2017 - 7:02am
October 25, 2017
Facebook can't sidestep responsibility
Bloomberg Along with its Silicon Valley brethren, Facebook is scrambling to respond to pressure from Congress about the flood of fake news and bogus political ads on its site. The deluge is also doing great damage, it's worth pointing out, far from Washington.
October 25, 2017 - 8:58am
Heitkamp: Protect native women; remember Savanna
By Heidi Heitkamp Earlier this month from the floor of the U.S. Senate, I looked up at a family who had experienced one of the most heartbreaking...
October 25, 2017 - 8:58am
October 23, 2017
Their view: Extending NAFTA is good for economy
Bloomberg Good news: The North American economy has been granted a stay of execution. Negotiations to revise NAFTA, which seemed close to collapse not so long ago, have been extended into next year. The U.S. should use this pause to rethink its whole approach to the North American...
October 23, 2017 - 7:38am
October 21, 2017
Viewpoint: No tolerance for eco-terrorism
By Craig Stevens Over the past decade, the United States has made remarkable strides toward energy security. This progress — on the shoulders...
October 21, 2017 - 8:23am
Facebook must be prepared for next election
Bloomberg By nearly any measure, Facebook Inc. is an extraordinary success. Its market capitalization exceeds $500 billion. Its user base outnumbers all but one continent. Mark Zuckerberg, its chief executive officer, is one of the world's wealthiest people. No one should begrudge...
October 21, 2017 - 6:20am
October 20, 2017
Opinion: Copping out on bump stocks
Congressional Republicans are backing away from legislation banning "bump stocks" - devices used by Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock that effectively...
October 20, 2017 - 6:38am
October 16, 2017
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp: Protect Native women by remembering Savanna
WASHINGTON — Last week from the floor of the U.S. Senate, I looked up at a family who had experienced one of the most heartbreaking losses...
October 16, 2017 - 9:00am