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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
Trump says he'll have health 'insurance for everybody' under new plan almost ready
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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
January 27, 2015
Theodore Roosevelt park’s entry fees to double
MEDORA, N.D. -- The Theodore Roosevelt National Park will gradually more than double its entry rates starting Feb. 1. It plans to use the additional revenue for more trail rehabilitation, visitor publications, museum exhibit improvements, public restrooms and other projects,...
January 27, 2015 - 10:00pm
January 22, 2015
House bill would make churches, concerts, parks and more legal places to possess a firearm
Gun rights advocates clashed with the medical, hospitality and religious sectors on Thursday over a bill that would allow concealed weapons in churches and forbid doctors from asking patients if they own firearms.
January 22, 2015 - 8:41pm
January 19, 2015
Why some cities ban sledding in parks
West Fargo - Jordan Burchill took a tumble off his sled going down the Maplewood Park sledding hill here last week. He wasn’t hurt, picked...
January 19, 2015 - 9:23am
January 18, 2015
Veterans still looking to 42nd Street for memorial park
John Hanson envisions a 6-foot-tall, 40-foot-wide black granite wall engraved with a timeline depicting military history and contributions of...
January 18, 2015 - 7:30am
January 12, 2015
Subzero temps can't stop young hockey players in Grand Forks
Despite the subzero temperatures and icy winds, you can still spot young hockey players on nearly every public park ice rink in town. For...
January 12, 2015 - 7:56pm
January 10, 2015
Southwest Minnesota state park suffers numerous setbacks
When the Blue Mounds State Park discovered E. coli bacteria in its well and only water source for the park just before Memorial Day last year,...
January 10, 2015 - 11:00am
January 8, 2015
Park District office closes during move
The Grand Forks Park District main offices will move to the Icon Sports Center Jan. 12. The district’s current office location, 1210 7th Ave. S., will be closed starting today because of the move, but registrations and other information can be found at www.gfparks.org, according...
January 8, 2015 - 10:26pm
January 3, 2015
Minnesota state parks undergoing rankings with Sibley State Park designated "destination" park
NEW LONDON, Minn. — With well over 200,000 visitors a year, Sibley State Park is a southern Minnesota destination when it comes to tourism. So it should come as no surprise that it is one of 16 state park and recreation areas being designated as a “destination’’...
January 3, 2015 - 8:19pm
December 22, 2014
New bill would increase vehicle permit fee for North Dakota state parks by 40 percent
Visitors to North Dakota’s state parks would pay 40 percent more for an annual vehicle permit under a bill being introduced by the state Parks and Recreation Department.
December 22, 2014 - 8:43pm
November 9, 2014
OUTDOOR NOTEBOOK: State parks offer military benefits
State parks offer military benefits Although Minnesota state offices will be closed Tuesday in observance of Veteran’s Day, state parks and recreations areas will be open, and free vehicle permits are available to many active military personnel and disabled veterans. Free...
November 9, 2014 - 9:00am
November 4, 2014
Interim superintendent takes helm at Theodore Roosevelt National Park
A former Peace Corps volunteer and 20-veteran of the National Park Service has been named acting superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park in western North Dakota.
November 4, 2014 - 7:57pm
October 18, 2014
Karlstad considers new city park
The newly formed Karlstad (Minn.) Park and Recreation Board is not wasting any time. The board outlined plans to build a new city park on the site of the old Karlstad hospital, next to the existing Kittson Memorial Clinic, according to a report in the North Star News. The park...
October 18, 2014 - 3:40pm
Theodore Roosevelt National Park superintendent retiring from the wildlife after more than 30 years of service
MEDORA, N.D. -- Valerie Naylor says she was not pursuing a career when she volunteered at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, but she...
October 18, 2014 - 10:00am
October 8, 2014
Grand Forks Park Board passes 2015 budget
The Grand Forks Park Board passed a 2015 budget with a 0.61 mill decrease Tuesday, said Bill Palmiscno, executive director of the Grand Forks Park District. The budget was passed without discussion, Palmiscno said. With the 0.61 mill decrease, the total amount of money...
October 8, 2014 - 7:00pm
September 29, 2014
Governor Dalrymple unveils $80 million plan for parks, conservation as alternative to ballot measure
Gov. Jack Dalrymple rolled out a plan Monday to spend more than $80 million on state parks and conservation efforts as a “sound and balanced”...
September 29, 2014 - 8:35pm