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UMC, UND top ranking of best online colleges
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
Emergency crews respond to two-car crash near airport
What's a 'Pop Up City Hall'? Popsicles, an umbrella and a Grand Forks official
Aldean, Fergie among highlights as ND State Fair kicks off
crime and courts
A 'who-done-it' murder mystery, musical theatre, outdoor music -- it's all here
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
Amid rumors, Britney Spears will 'not' perform at Super Bowl in Minneapolis, Pepsi executive says
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Marilyn Hagerty: Little Bangkok brings Thailand to East Grand Forks
Marilyn Hagerty: WITS on wheels roll to Iowa
Mammoth Athletes Village levels playing field for Gophers
Gophers football: TV miniseries 'Being P.J. Fleck' to air on ESPNU in August
Entrance song fits Twins closer Kintzler's journey
Kolpack: Don't be thinking about hotel reservations in Minneapolis anytime soon
Spieth, Koepka, Kuchar lead American charge at British Open
William "Bill" Joyner
Robert R. Lofthus
Charles O. Rygg
Nancy J. Lembke
Fishing Report: Walleye action remains good on Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake
Doug Leier: Know the rules to keep aquatic nuisance species at bay
Jason Laumb halibut
Peregrine chick found dead in nest box
Brayden Puppe sunfish, rock bass and largemouth
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
Glassheim: A path forward for health care
Letter: Speak up about proposed pig facility
Our view: Too early to heap praise on Burgum
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
July 14, 2017
Back in the saddle: Equestrians eagerly await Duluth trail improvements
DULUTH — Horseback riding soon could return to Duluth's Magney-Snively Natural Area, and Jodi Johannesen said she and other Northland equestrians...
July 14, 2017 - 10:00pm
May 30, 2017
New visitor center offers one-stop service
GRAHAMS ISLAND STATE PARK, N.D.—The Visitor Center at Grahams Island State Park used to be hidden in the maintenance shop, an inconspicuous...
May 30, 2017 - 2:22pm
May 5, 2017
After 'kid-napping' from Mounds Park, officers find goat unharmed
ST. PAUL — St. Paul police were on the case of a "kid"-napping early Friday, May 5, after recovering a goat that was briefly stolen from Indian...
May 5, 2017 - 7:23pm
February 6, 2017
Canada reintroduces bison to its oldest national park
CALGARY, Alberta—Rangers have successfully reintroduced a herd of plains bison to Canada's oldest national park, officials said on Monday,...
February 6, 2017 - 4:09pm
December 16, 2016
National Park Service wants new wolves for Isle Royale
DULUTH, Minn. — Isle Royale's decimated wolf population should get a life-saving infusion of 20 to 30 new wolves, National Park Service...
December 16, 2016 - 6:24pm
October 26, 2016
Goats deployed to eat invasive shrubs in Twin Cities park
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. — A herd of goats opened a two week residency at Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park Monday. Their destination: a hilly...
October 26, 2016 - 11:55am
July 7, 2016
New oil refinery on outskirts of Theodore Roosevelt National Park passes major hurdle
MEDORA, N.D. -- The organizers of the Davis Refinery project proposed for the Belfield area cleared an early but major hurdle Wednesday at the...
July 7, 2016 - 6:30pm
July 5, 2016
Fargo looks at replacing defunct service station with downtown park
FARGO – A now-closed downtown service station here could soon be turned into a park. Folkways, a local company that helps jump-start entrepreneurial...
July 5, 2016 - 7:30am
June 11, 2016
Parking lot construction begins in Grand Forks parks
A major phase of parking lot construction is taking place this summer throughout Grand Forks parks. Seven locations are included in the lot construction,...
June 11, 2016 - 11:48am
January 13, 2016
Park Service employee caught stealing firefighting equipment, tools
HERMOSA, S.D. -- A former National Park Service employee will spend three years on probation on pay $800 in restitution for stealing firefighting equipment, tools and other items from the agency in the Black Hills. Tobin Nettifee, 37, was sentenced last Friday by U.S. District Chief...
News/crime and courts
January 13, 2016 - 8:00pm
November 25, 2015
Cement work kicks off construction for veterans park in Grand Forks
Workers laid the base for what will be Grand Forks' new Veterans Memorial Park, pouring cement Tuesday at the park's site near 24th Avenue South...
November 25, 2015 - 6:15am
November 13, 2015
Minnesota state parks offer Black Friday special with free admission
ST. PAUL -- While some will be burning off their Thanksgiving calories by frantically pushing a shopping cart through the aisles of a large retailer on Black Friday, the state of Minnesota has another idea. In an effort to encourage Minnesotans to explore the great...
November 13, 2015 - 5:15pm
September 28, 2015
Annual buffalo roundup held at Custer State Park
It’s a scene from a movie set in the pioneer days of the Old West: A herd of bison thundering across the tallgrass plains as cowboys on horseback...
September 28, 2015 - 9:30pm
September 21, 2015
Officials celebrate completion of $9 million Renwick Dam Rehabilitation Project
The $9 million Renwick Dam Rehabilitation Project at Icelandic State Park has been dedicated. Officials recently celebrated the completion of the project, which kicked into high gear after a May 2013 heavy rain event threatened the 50-year-old earthen dam, forcing the evacuation of...
September 21, 2015 - 12:15am
September 20, 2015
Off-duty firefighter puts out bouncy house fire at Moorhead park
A fast-thinking off-duty firefighter extinguished a fire at an inflatable bouncy house Sunday afternoon.
September 20, 2015 - 7:00pm