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Arctic Apples will test appetite for genetically modified produce
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Kennedy water tower freezes, briefly leaves residents without H2O
Strength of bison market comes through at frigid sale
Knutson: Why people are mad at farmers
crime and courts
Kicker lifts Steelers past Chiefs to advance to AFC title game
Rodgers almost speechless after Packers thrilling win to advance to NFC championship
Wild move into first place with win over Blackhawks
Mavericks halt Timberwolves' three-game win streak
Wentz looks forward to recharging after taxing year
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Health Matters: Risks equal with on- and off-pump bypass
The list: Midnight Masquerade, Downtown Horns top New Year's Eve events
Concert, silent auction to benefit Fallcreek Quartet’s trip to international barbershop competition
'Nest,' 'Ink and Bone,' 'Hard Way Out of Hell' available at East Grand Forks Campbell Library
Life & Style
Lee Alan Hearn
Jerome "Jerry" James Mack
Jacob C. Clemetson
Terry E. Hanson
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
LETTER: Herald adding to substance problem in GF
AstroBob: Aurora -- the big picture from 518 miles up
Port: Legislative session has been embarrassing in the early going
Swift: Life is not so 'Rosy' with new Roomba
Growing Together: Why you need to check outdoor plants midwinter
50th Wedding Anniversary
June 8, 2015
Minnesota DFL rep. file ethics report against GOP peer after yelling incident
State DFL Rep. Phyllis Kahn is accusing Republican Rep. Denny McNamara of yelling at her and a lobbyist so vociferously that she felt “threatened.”
June 8, 2015 - 9:00pm
May 21, 2015
School in Africa to honor boy killed in St. Paul park landslide
The parents of a boy killed two years ago in the Lilydale Regional Park landslide in St. Paul are raising money to establish a school in the...
May 21, 2015 - 10:30pm
May 20, 2015
Remains found at state park identified as Minneapolis woman missing 30 years
Human remains found in Gooseberry Falls State Park last year have been identified as those of a Minneapolis woman missing for nearly three decades.
News/crime and courts
May 20, 2015 - 3:10pm
May 19, 2015
4 possibles sites identified for visitor center in Theodore Roosevelt National Park
MEDORA, N.D. -- Four sites have been identified as potential site alternatives for a replacement visitor center in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, according to the National Park Service. The original visitor center at the park’s entrance -- about...
May 19, 2015 - 8:19pm
May 13, 2015
North Dakota state parks return to full service this weekend
BISMARCK -- North Dakota state parks will resume full service on Friday. North Dakota’s state parks have historically been popular destinations for tourists, recording over a million visitors each year, according to a Wednesday news release. Daily vehicle entrance...
May 13, 2015 - 7:45pm
May 8, 2015
Campground construction begins at Minnesota’s newest state park
Construction began Friday on a campground at the once-controversial Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park in northeastern Minnesota that will accommodate more than 250 people nightly in tents and RVs, the Department of Natural Resources said.
May 8, 2015 - 8:30pm
May 7, 2015
South Dakota offers free park entrance, fishing May 15-17
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks’ annual Open House and Free Fishing Weekend is approaching. This statewide event allows everyone free entrance to state parks and free fishing May 15 - 17. During the three-day event, anglers can fish without...
May 7, 2015 - 9:30pm
May 1, 2015
ND project puts national wildlife habitat conservation program over 1 million acres
A piece of land enrolled in LaMoure County in southeast North Dakota has put a national conservation program that restores high-priority wildlife habitat over the 1 million acre mark.
May 1, 2015 - 9:10pm
April 13, 2015
OUR OPINION: Science on outdoor smokers: Leave 'em alone
The cause is probably lost.
April 13, 2015 - 5:00am
April 9, 2015
First of its kind group camp to open at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Up to 50 people can soon stay at a new group camp at Lake Bemidji State Park just outside of town. With five electric hookups for RVs and a large tenting area, the facility is the first of its kind in Minnesota state parks, according to the Department of...
April 9, 2015 - 10:15pm
Guns in parks, at concerts: ND House approves expanding concealed weapons areas
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers gave final approval Thursday to expanding the areas where someone with a concealed weapons license...
April 9, 2015 - 10:27am
March 22, 2015
DNR outlines proposed state park increase
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has proposed increases of $4.6 million and $4.9 million for Minnesota's state park system in fiscal years 2016 and 2017. According to the Department of Natural Resources, the increases would be added to the annual state parks and trails operation budget...
March 22, 2015 - 11:20am
March 5, 2015
Marilyn Hagerty: Good Samaritan keeps dog park clean
The weekend arrives with prayer, clocks and guns on the agenda. And this is Grand Forks Day at the state Legislature in Bismarck. Weather...
March 5, 2015 - 8:31pm
February 23, 2015
East Grand Forks City Council gives city priorities another look
East Grand Forks city leaders revisited the city's strategic plan Monday and learned it is making slow progress on several priorities. Budget cuts have slowed or stalled progress on goals concerning housing and quality of life as defined in the plan. The council approved cuts of...
February 23, 2015 - 8:05pm
February 3, 2015
Grand Forks Park Board still uncertain on tobacco ban
After about 15 people stood up simultaneously during a Grand Forks Park Board meeting Tuesday and told the board they support tobacco-free parks,...
February 3, 2015 - 8:18pm