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Moving on after a big win for the UND men's basketball team
Duluth is now the class of the league
Press conference video and photo gallery after UND lost to Duluth 5-3
Ferris scores early, stymies Bemidji State 5-2
Taking advantage of an opportunity
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
HEALTH MATTERS: What's the story with strokes?
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Life & Style
Robert E. Nelson
Robert "Bob" Fisher
Edith Grace McGrath
Lorraine Agnes (Mann) Rudow
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
Our opinion: Don't fall for Trump's rant against media
MARILYN HAGERTY: Local legislators log miles on road
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
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September 22, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: How many mayors have we had in Grand Forks?
Today's headline is the first question in our occasional game of Grand Forks trivia. And the answer is 26. The first mayor was Col. W.H. Brown....
September 22, 2015 - 4:30am
September 15, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: Fan mail from some flounder? Not in GF in '65
There's no telling how many bottles have been thrown into the Red River. And no record of how many have been found. Fifty years ago, the Herald...
September 15, 2015 - 5:15am
September 8, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: Grand Forks letter carrier in 1990 led a rich life
The postman left more than letters. That came as a surprise 25 years ago, when Adolph "Pete" Ulland died here in Grand Forks in 1990. A...
September 8, 2015 - 4:18pm
September 1, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: 1965: GF's congestion eases as underpass opens
Grand Forks schools opened with a record breaking 10,367 students 50 years ago. And because Central High School was overcrowded, voters approved...
September 1, 2015 - 4:45am
August 25, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: 'Best built car in America' hits GF in 1915
People reading the Grand Forks Daily Herald 100 years ago learned the Business Girls Club would have its annual auto ride to Crookston. The round...
August 25, 2015 - 6:30am
August 4, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: Grand Forks news from 1990
Kim Holmes came home from the 50th Motor Classic gathering in Sturgis, S.D., feeling humiliated. Holmes, who was chef and owner of Sanders...
August 4, 2015 - 5:00am
July 28, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: Picnics, ball games grace pages in 1905
Pages of the Herald 110 years ago reflect summer – then as now – meant picnics and ball games. The Herald in 1905 told of the Old Settlers...
July 28, 2015 - 5:15am
July 14, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: Motorcycle trends saw some change 50 years ago
“For Them Who Think Young” was playing at the Star-Lite Drive In Theatre in Grand Forks 50 years ago in July. Frank Sinatra was in...
July 14, 2015 - 4:30am
June 9, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: 1940: 'Lay aside your daily cares' for Flag Day
With Flag Day approaching on Saturday, it's timely to look back on a celebration of the day 75 years ago. Here in Grand Forks in 1940, Mayor...
June 9, 2015 - 4:30am
May 19, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: 1940: 'Batter up!', amid distant rumbles from Europe
There was joy and there was sorrow 75 years ago in Grand Forks. Pages of the Herald in May 1940 reflect excitement over the new season for the...
May 19, 2015 - 4:30am
May 12, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: Then, as now, Norwegians celebrate on May 17
Folk dances were suggested for the Norwegian Independence Day celebration in Grand Forks 100 years ago. A headline in the Grand Forks Daily Herald...
May 12, 2015 - 6:00am
April 21, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: 1915: WWI threatens ancestral homelands of many in GF
The war in Europe 100 years ago had a decidedly depressing effect on ocean travel. And the Herald said that locally, this had been noticed to...
April 21, 2015 - 5:30am
April 14, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: GF's mayors: Here today, gone for 20 years
The name of T.H.H. Thoreson comes up frequently when you look back 75 years in Grand Forks. The Herald in April 1940 reported that he would become...
April 14, 2015 - 4:30am
March 17, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: 1940: Winning friends, influencing people in Grand Forks
Hundreds of copies of "How to Win Friends and Influence People" were bought here in Grand Forks in advance of an address by Dale Carnegie. That...
March 17, 2015 - 10:03am
March 10, 2015
THAT REMINDS ME: Remembering 1965, the days of ‘cents per gallon’ gas
Grand Forks was noted for its frequent gas price wars 50 years ago. And in March 1965, the Herald carried a story saying the current price war...
March 10, 2015 - 6:00am