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SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Grand Forks City Council sets June date for Arbor Park election
Tax break reform plan could 'cripple' downtown Fargo growth, officials say
crime and courts
Dickinson High's Moody breaks ND Class A boys basketball career scoring record
Wednesday local scoreboard
Tuesday's local clipboard; Central breaks losing streak
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Two great plays
Museum cafe a unique Grand Forks treat
Book review: Reed Karaim's book 'The Winter in Anna'
Marilyn Hagerty Eatbeat: Toasted Frog offers imaginative menu
Red River Valley Cheer Team competition results announced
The list: Arts and entertainment calendar
Life & Style
W. Milton Gregoire
Loren D. Quern
Rich Lehn pike
Devils Lake angler catches potential world line-class record white bass
CAMP COOKBOOK: Lake of the Woods Tourism's recipe for Garlic and Pepper Venison Steak with Onion Sauce
Winter geese numbers reflect the weather
ASK THE DNR: Where to aerate and what to trout eat?
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
60th Wedding Anniversary
February 23, 2013
Billy Crystal talks hosting Oscars
LOS ANGELES -- Few people have more experience hosting the Academy Awards than actor Billy Crystal, who was the master of ceremonies for the...
February 23, 2013 - 5:00am
February 22, 2013
South Dakota man has Oscar connection
FULTON, S.D. -- One of this year's Oscar-nominated documentaries includes commentary by a Fulton, S.D., man. The film, "The Invisible War,"...
February 22, 2013 - 6:30am
February 20, 2013
THE NERD WORD: Oscar predictions
It's Oscar season again. Time to get your picks in. You have your obvious candidates in "Lincoln" and "Argo," but "Silver Linings Playbook" was...
February 20, 2013 - 9:38pm
February 1, 2013
Barbra Streisand to sing at Oscars for first time in cecades
NEW YORK -- Actress, singer and director Barbra Streisand may be a familiar figure at Hollywood's Oscars, but she has only sung on the annual...
February 1, 2013 - 8:35pm
February 25, 2012
TV PICKS: Billy Crystal to host Oscars
It's Billy Crystal to the rescue for "The 84th Annual Academy Awards" tonight on ABC. The genial comedian returns to host the Oscar telecast,...
February 25, 2012 - 8:22pm
February 10, 2012
Woody Harrelson goes behind the badge for 'Rampart'
LOS ANGELES -- Woody Harrelson wants the windows down. "Do you mind if we go old style on this? I don't like air conditioning." The journalist...
February 10, 2012 - 6:25pm
January 27, 2012
McTeer 'mans up' for role in 'Albert Nobbs'
ORLANDO, Fla. -- No film stands to benefit more from its three newly-minted Oscar nominations than "Albert Nobbs," which goes into wide release...
January 27, 2012 - 7:43am
January 26, 2012
'Nobbs' a passionate project for Close
Albert Nobbs, an attendant in a well-appointed 19th-century Dublin hotel, keeps to himself. He rarely sustains eye contact, moves through his...
January 26, 2012 - 11:43pm
November 11, 2011
He's baaaack: Billy Crystal to host Oscars for 9th time, 1st since 2004
LOS ANGELES -- Eight-time Oscar host Billy Crystal will step back into the toughest job in show business, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts...
November 11, 2011 - 1:02am
March 8, 2010
HERALD ONLINE EXTRA: His effects are special: Joel Harlow creates the unimaginable (April 14, 1991)
EDITOR'S NOTE: Joel Harlow won an Oscar for Best Makeup Sunday night. This is a 1991 Herald article about Harlow.
March 8, 2010 - 4:50pm
Bridges' Oscar touches Fargo woman, his mother-in-law
FARGO Patricia Hansen's face beamed like that of a proud parent as Jeff Bridges took the prize for best actor at the Oscars on Sunday night....
March 8, 2010 - 3:40pm
Grand Forks native wins Oscar
Joel Harlow, a 1986 graduate of Grand Forks Red River High School who started designing ghoulish masks and props as an elementary student in...
March 8, 2010 - 12:32pm
March 7, 2010
OSCARS: 'Hurt Locker' earns best-picture Academy Award
LOS ANGELES -- The Iraq War drama "The Hurt Locker" won best picture and five other prizes Sunday at the Academy Awards, its haul including best...
March 7, 2010 - 8:12pm
March 5, 2010
Cathy Altepeter: Oscar's biggest fan
Two-hundred-sixty-three down, 56 to go. At least that's Cathy Altepeter's tally of how many top Oscar-winning movies she's seen, and how many she has left to see since she began searching out and viewing Academy Award-winning films about 10 years ago. Altepeter, East Grand Forks,...
March 5, 2010 - 1:37pm
February 4, 2010
'Blind Side,' 'District 9,' 'Up' make Oscar final cut
LOS ANGELES -- They are precisely the kinds of movies hardly ever nominated for the best-picture Oscar -- a tear-jerker sports film, a space-alien...
February 4, 2010 - 12:01am