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Christian woman told to remove headscarf for driver's license photo
Trump to meet Mexican president Wednesday
Wife recounts 73-year-old husband's Devils Lake survival story
Totem pole, Washington state tribes join pipeline protest
Grand Forks teacher wins $100,000 Powerball lottery drawing
crime and courts
What other QBs are out there for Vikings to snare?
BOYS SOCCER: Scoreless at Cushman
PREP VOLLEYBALL: Firebirds sweep Knights
From candied bacon to mini donut beer, treats can be fun at Minnesota State Fair
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
life & style
William Hartley Eckes
Betty Jean (Engen) Cariveau
Norman Morris Hanson
Tony Dorn Jr. elk
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
Port: Law enforcement at pipeline protests take precautions after social media threats
Port: ND mom fights to make college campuses safe for young men
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
LETTER: UND Sioux nickname fans don't support what real Sioux are fighting for
LETTER: Pipeline news coverage should better reflect protesters' views
50th Wedding Anniversary
April 28, 2016
New visitor center construction set for Grahams Island near Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE—Groundbreaking is set Wednesday for a new $1.2 million visitor center at Grahams Island State Park on Devils Lake. Funding...
April 28, 2016 - 9:30pm
Cinderella-based opera set for performance by UND students
Wesley Lawrence said he can't be totally sure, but he thinks this weekend's performance of Cendrillon—the 19th century French opera that...
April 28, 2016 - 9:00pm
Crookston mayor challenges residents to enjoy outdoor activities
CROOKSTON—Mayor Gary Willhite of Crookston has challenged citizens to spend 30 minutes everyday outdoors during May to connect with nature...
April 28, 2016 - 5:08pm
April 17, 2016
Larry Hagen is back where he started at Turtle River State Park - but as manager
TURTLE RIVER STATE PARK, N.D.—Larry Hagen started his career at Turtle River State Park in 1978 as a seasonal park ranger and spent parts...
April 17, 2016 - 1:30am
April 10, 2016
REC TOPPER: Get Your Gear On
Where are all your SD cards right now? Yeah, that's what we figured ... a couple in the boat or tackle box, two or three more in the camera bag,...
April 10, 2016 - 5:15am
April 9, 2016
North Dakota Ballet Company uses dancers’ lives as inspiration for storytelling
The North Dakota Ballet Company is bringing a blend of dances to its spring concert, “The Art of Storytelling,” this weekend at the Empire...
April 9, 2016 - 7:00am
April 6, 2016
SHARE YOUR STORY: Game night tips
Do you and your family or friends have regular board game or tabletop game nights? If you're the host, do you plan game night around a particular...
April 6, 2016 - 12:37pm
April 3, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Blackbirds show up again, and right on time
This column appeared in the Herald for the first time in the first week of April 1981. It began as a diary. The intention was to record phenomena...
April 3, 2016 - 7:30am
April 1, 2016
VIDEO: The Laughing Girls work to create safe place for poetry
Sisters and poets Jessica and Shari Lindsley started The Laughing Girls with a noble goal in mind: To create a safe space for poets of all stripes...
April 1, 2016 - 2:51pm
March 29, 2016
Got spring fever? What to know before exercising that green thumb
The mild winter has a lot of people itching to start their garden. While it's still a little too early to begin planting Georgia Heitmann, a...
March 29, 2016 - 1:25pm
March 27, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Piping plover faces serious threats across its range
Here is the first sentence in the second monograph in the American Ornithologists' Union series called "The Birds of North America: Life Histories...
March 27, 2016 - 2:17am
March 13, 2016
Regional Roundup: Donor gives $5 million for new Baudette arena
Donor gives $5 million for new Baudette arena Baudette, Minn., is looking to build a new arena, thanks to an anonymous $5 million donation. The Lake of the Woods Community Arena Board explained the project in a recent open house event, according to a report in the Northern Light,...
March 13, 2016 - 1:30pm
Perch kept 1¾-pound minimum2 pounds, 2 ounces -- Steven Webster, Devils Lake, Lake Irvine. 2 pounds -- Thomas Shields, Peru, Ill., Devils Lake. 1 pound, 14 ounces -- Tanner Cherney, Devils Lake, Devils Lake. White bass kept 3-pound minimum3 pounds, 4 ounces -- Steven Webster, Devils...
March 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
March 11, 2016
Changes coming to Minnesota state parks' campsite reservation system
All campsites at Minnesota state parks soon will be available for advance reservations under changes the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Friday. The changes in the state's campsite reservation system will be phased in beginning May 3, said Erika Rivers, director...
March 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
Watch 500,000 snow geese lift off in North Dakota
This is crazy. Video taken at Tewaukon National Wildlife Refuge in North Dakota shows a massive staging of snow and blue geese as they are migrating...
March 11, 2016 - 6:30pm