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Grand Forks Herald
In State Fair crop art, none top Prince
In less than two years, Fargo man wins two lottery jackpots totaling over $250,000
S.D. senators concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
Judge in pipeline case stresses importance of law
National Guard soldiers return to Minnesota after Kuwait deployment
crime and courts
UND FOOTBALL: Family values
Berger gets his turn at center
SANSEVERE: Chargers like stadium better than new turf
POWERS: What did Vikings get for $1.1B? 'Nice' and 'loud'
Vikings open new stadium with preseason win
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
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
life & style
Ethel S. Stauss
Norma Irene Johnson
Ella Francis Dvoracek
Houseboat on the horizon
Late August is hummingbird season
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
NORTH DAKOTA LT. GOV. DREW WRIGLEY Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
LETTER: PC exerts uncanny power over common sense
OUR OPINION: Unlawful protests anger public
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
LETTER: North Dakota should reverse calls for constitutional convention
50th Wedding Anniversary
October 7, 2015
AREA GAME OF THE WEEK: PCW faces tough task
Mahnomen’s 7-0 won-lost record barely scratches the surface in measuring its domination on the football field. For instance, the Indians, ranked No. 2 in the Class A state poll, have: Outscored their opponents 370-36. Won 49 consecutive regular-season games. ...
October 7, 2015 - 8:50pm
August 26, 2015
GAME OF THE WEEK: Grafton plays defending state Class A champion Park River
After Park River/Fordville-Lankin won a state high school football championship last year for the first time in 98 years, their well-wishers...
August 26, 2015 - 9:48pm
August 18, 2015
GAME OF THE WEEK: Mayville-Portland makes the move from 11-man to 9-man football
Heath Horpedahl is in his second season as the Mayville-Portland-CG football coach, but it’s as if he and his players again are starting from scratch. That’s because his Patriots are in their first year of nine-man football, a different beast than 11-man. They will get their...
August 18, 2015 - 10:12pm
May 3, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: A pen pal for life
Trucker who wrote Lakota students in first grade will attend their high school graduation.
May 3, 2014 - 8:00am
April 19, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Grin and shiver
The temperature was in the low 30s and the wind was howling Wednesday morning as I drove to work, moping about a winter that won’t exit. As I headed downhill on the eastern slope of the DeMers overpass, I spotted the Muddy Rivers’ marquee. It read: “Only 7 Months Til Winter.” My...
April 19, 2014 - 6:30am
March 22, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Reliable source says Bakken retiring
A newspaperman’s worst fear is getting scooped on a story. That’s why I’m reporting today that I’ve learned from a reliable source...
March 22, 2014 - 6:00am
March 8, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Hot shot gets top slot
As rural North Dakota shrinks in population, so too do the crowds at the North Dakota Class B Boys Basketball Tournament, being played this week in Grand Forks. Thursday evening’s action was an exception, however, as millions of people watched the tournament. To be...
March 8, 2014 - 6:30am
February 15, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: A lifeless performance, played just right
Any aspirations of being a professional dancer died three years ago upon discovering that I have a surplus of left feet. The discovery...
February 15, 2014 - 7:00am
February 8, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Nudging Grand Forks toward healthier choices
Question: What is the biggest seller at Grand Forks Park District concession stands in each of the last two years? Answer: Water. Does...
February 8, 2014 - 10:30am
February 1, 2014
RYAN BAKKEN: Gamble on the game? You betcha!
Tomorrow is Super Bowl Sunday, which annually brings back a painful memory. No, the memory doesn’t concern our beloved-yet-woeful...
February 1, 2014 - 11:00am